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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 219 213 204
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 22 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.25% 1.02% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 5
Average salary £37,500 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.21% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,045 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +17.64%
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
977 783 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.64% 14.68% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 753 660 664
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 - 10 £48,000 -
Coventry +7 4 £33,000 -43.82%
Shropshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Solihull - 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 17 (53.13%) Firewall
2 16 (50.00%) Information Security
3 12 (37.50%) SIEM
4 11 (34.38%) Management Information System
5 9 (28.13%) Linux
6 8 (25.00%) LAN
6 8 (25.00%) WAN
6 8 (25.00%) Unix
6 8 (25.00%) VPN
6 8 (25.00%) Cisco
6 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (18.75%) IT Audit
8 6 (18.75%) CEH
8 6 (18.75%) SSL
8 6 (18.75%) Windows
8 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
8 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
9 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (15.63%) ITIL
9 5 (15.63%) HTTP
9 5 (15.63%) CISSP
9 5 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (15.63%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (15.63%) IPsec
9 5 (15.63%) VLAN
9 5 (15.63%) Capacity Management
10 4 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (12.50%) Threat Detection
10 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) LAN
2 8 (25.00%) VPN
2 8 (25.00%) WAN
3 6 (18.75%) SSL
3 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 5 (15.63%) HTTP
4 5 (15.63%) IPsec
4 5 (15.63%) VLAN
4 5 (15.63%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (12.50%) Network Security
5 4 (12.50%) TETRA
6 3 (9.38%) Internet
7 2 (6.25%) DNS
7 2 (6.25%) Intranet
8 1 (3.13%) FTP
8 1 (3.13%) LDAP
8 1 (3.13%) SAN
8 1 (3.13%) SMTP
8 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (12.50%) Games
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) IT Manager
3 5 (15.63%) IT Security Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Security Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Project Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (6.25%) IT Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) SIEM Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.50%) CCTV
2 4 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 3 (9.38%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Unix
3 6 (18.75%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Information Security
2 12 (37.50%) SIEM
3 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (18.75%) IT Audit
4 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.63%) Capacity Management
5 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
5 5 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 4 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 4 (12.50%) Security Management
6 4 (12.50%) Threat Detection
7 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (9.38%) Security Operations
7 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (6.25%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
1 1 (3.13%) C#
1 1 (3.13%) C++
1 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) CEH
2 5 (15.63%) CISSP
3 4 (12.50%) GIAC
4 3 (9.38%) OSCP
4 3 (9.38%) SANS
5 2 (6.25%) CISA
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.25%) CISM
5 2 (6.25%) CISMP
5 2 (6.25%) CRISC
5 2 (6.25%) Degree
5 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) SSCP
6 1 (3.13%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) CCNP
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) COBIT
2 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Snort
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (3.13%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.13%) Proventia
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (12.50%) Intel Security
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Aruba
4 2 (6.25%) NetIQ
4 2 (6.25%) Sourcefire
5 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) Kaspersky
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) VMware
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