The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 201 185 193
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 9 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 1.95% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 6
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% -25.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,250 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £30,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
Intrusion Detection
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
789 769 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.71% 17.39% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 701 602 704
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the West Midlands region.

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Intrusion Detection Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -13 8 £42,500 +41.66%
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Intrusion Detection.

1 25 (89.29%) Firewall
2 19 (67.86%) Network Security
3 18 (64.29%) Cisco
4 17 (60.71%) CheckPoint
5 15 (53.57%) VPN
6 14 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (42.86%) Juniper
8 12 (42.86%) CCNA
8 12 (42.86%) CCSA
8 12 (42.86%) Blue Coat
8 12 (42.86%) CCSE
8 12 (42.86%) JNCIA
8 12 (42.86%) JNCIS
8 12 (42.86%) Fortinet
9 8 (28.57%) Windows
10 6 (21.43%) Linux
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 5 (17.86%) Citrix
11 5 (17.86%) VMware
11 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (17.86%) Reverse Engineering
11 5 (17.86%) SIEM
12 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 4 (14.29%) Information Security
12 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 4 (14.29%) Wireless
13 3 (10.71%) Electronics
13 3 (10.71%) SSCP

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Intrusion Detection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (89.29%) Firewall
2 19 (67.86%) Network Security
3 15 (53.57%) VPN
4 14 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (14.29%) Wireless
6 3 (10.71%) VLAN
6 3 (10.71%) LAN
6 3 (10.71%) DNS
6 3 (10.71%) WLAN
6 3 (10.71%) WAN
6 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (7.14%) NAS
7 2 (7.14%) SAN
7 2 (7.14%) OSPF
7 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
7 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
8 1 (3.57%) VoIP
8 1 (3.57%) MPLS
8 1 (3.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (10.71%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) DBA
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Support
7 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) IT Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
7 2 (7.14%) Network Support
8 1 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) SCADA
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) CESG
3 1 (3.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Reverse Engineering
1 5 (17.86%) SIEM
2 4 (14.29%) Information Security
3 3 (10.71%) Network Design
3 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (10.71%) Cyber Security
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) BCP
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Perl
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
1 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) C
2 2 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (42.86%) CCNA
2 12 (42.86%) CCSA
2 12 (42.86%) CCSE
2 12 (42.86%) JNCIA
2 12 (42.86%) JNCIS
3 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) OSCP
4 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) CEH
4 3 (10.71%) GCFA
4 3 (10.71%) CISSP
4 3 (10.71%) SSCP
4 3 (10.71%) GIAC
5 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) MCITP
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (3.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) Postfix
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Cisco
2 17 (60.71%) CheckPoint
3 12 (42.86%) Blue Coat
3 12 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 12 (42.86%) Juniper
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.86%) Citrix
5 5 (17.86%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) Stonesoft
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
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