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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 204 209 175
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -34
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 7 2 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.037% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 0.24% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 16
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
776 828 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.38% 15.33% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 666 718 732
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Coventry - 4 £53,750 - 1
Worcestershire -6 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £60,000 -
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Network Security
2 9 (60.00%) SIEM
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (46.67%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) CISSP
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (20.00%) OSCP
7 3 (20.00%) SSCP
7 3 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) CEH
7 3 (20.00%) GCFA
7 3 (20.00%) GIAC
7 3 (20.00%) Wireless
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) Perl
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) McAfee
8 2 (13.33%) CCNA
8 2 (13.33%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless Security
6 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) WAN
6 1 (6.67%) MPLS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Security Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) IT Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) UNIX
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) SIEM
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) Computer Security
6 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
6 1 (6.67%) Network Management
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
1 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) OSCP
2 3 (20.00%) SSCP
2 3 (20.00%) CEH
2 3 (20.00%) GCFA
2 3 (20.00%) GIAC
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) CCSA
3 2 (13.33%) CISM
3 2 (13.33%) CCSE
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (13.33%) Splunk
4 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
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Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago