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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intrusion Detection
England / West Midlands
Rank 191 206 212
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 24 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 1.60% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 6
Median salary £38,250 £33,045 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.75% -22.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £33,045 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £52,750 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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
804 748 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.46% 14.27% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 647 645 717
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +1 15 £45,250 -4.73%
Worcestershire -6 7 £36,500 -
Warwickshire +17 2 £45,000 +36.17%
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 28 (90.32%) Firewall
2 23 (74.19%) SIEM
3 14 (45.16%) Security Operations
3 14 (45.16%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (45.16%) Network Security
3 14 (45.16%) Information Security
3 14 (45.16%) Unix
3 14 (45.16%) CISSP
4 13 (41.94%) Windows
4 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
4 13 (41.94%) CEH
5 12 (38.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (38.71%) CCNP
6 11 (35.48%) GIAC
6 11 (35.48%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (32.26%) SANS
8 9 (29.03%) CISM
8 9 (29.03%) CCNA
9 8 (25.81%) DNS
9 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
9 8 (25.81%) GCIA
9 8 (25.81%) GCIH
9 8 (25.81%) Change Control
9 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
9 8 (25.81%) Network+ Certification
9 8 (25.81%) Threat Detection
10 7 (22.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 7 (22.58%) Cisco
10 7 (22.58%) WAN

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) Firewall
2 14 (45.16%) Network Security
3 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
4 8 (25.81%) DNS
5 7 (22.58%) WAN
6 6 (19.35%) LAN
6 6 (19.35%) VLAN
7 5 (16.13%) BGP
7 5 (16.13%) HTTP
7 5 (16.13%) OSPF
8 4 (12.90%) VPN
8 4 (12.90%) Wireless
9 3 (9.68%) DHCP
9 3 (9.68%) Internet
9 3 (9.68%) RIP
9 3 (9.68%) Skype
9 3 (9.68%) WLAN
10 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (6.45%) MPLS
11 1 (3.23%) VoIP
General
1 5 (16.13%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Security Operations Specialist
1 8 (25.81%) Security Specialist
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) SOC Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) SOC Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Security Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Security Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Technology Manager
6 2 (6.45%) CISSP Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Security Operations Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) SIEM Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) SIEM Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
3 7 (22.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
5 3 (9.68%) NHS
5 3 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.23%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Unix
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) SIEM
2 14 (45.16%) Information Security
2 14 (45.16%) Security Operations
3 12 (38.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 11 (35.48%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (25.81%) Change Control
5 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
5 8 (25.81%) Threat Detection
6 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (19.35%) Data Loss Prevention
6 6 (19.35%) Security Architecture
7 5 (16.13%) Open Source
7 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) ITIL
9 3 (9.68%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (9.68%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 3 (9.68%) Network Management
9 3 (9.68%) Protective Monitoring
9 3 (9.68%) Security Management
9 3 (9.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Perl
1 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) CISSP
2 13 (41.94%) CEH
3 12 (38.71%) CCNP
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (35.48%) GIAC
5 10 (32.26%) SANS
6 9 (29.03%) CCNA
6 9 (29.03%) CISM
7 8 (25.81%) GCIA
7 8 (25.81%) GCIH
7 8 (25.81%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (12.90%) OSCP
8 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
8 4 (12.90%) SSCP
9 3 (9.68%) MCSE
9 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (6.45%) GCFA
10 2 (6.45%) GCFE
10 2 (6.45%) GREM
10 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
2 2 (6.45%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 5 (16.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.23%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) HP
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) Intel Security
4 2 (6.45%) NetIQ
4 2 (6.45%) Splunk
5 1 (3.23%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.23%) Polycom
5 1 (3.23%) Sourcefire