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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 220 200 180
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 12 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% 1.31% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 8
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,240 £33,045 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £50,100 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,794 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.11% +14.70%
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
813 765 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.36% 15.39% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 681 679 599
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 £27,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 13 February 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 13 February 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 -2 6 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Warwickshire -17 2 £39,522 +19.60%
Shropshire - 2 £46,250 -
Coventry - 1 £33,045 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 19 (73.08%) SIEM
2 18 (69.23%) Information Security
3 14 (53.85%) Firewall
4 12 (46.15%) Network Security
4 12 (46.15%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
6 10 (38.46%) Windows
6 10 (38.46%) Linux
7 8 (30.77%) Unix
7 8 (30.77%) CISSP
7 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
7 8 (30.77%) SANS
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco
8 7 (26.92%) Intel Security
8 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (23.08%) CEH
9 6 (23.08%) GIAC
9 6 (23.08%) CISM
9 6 (23.08%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (19.23%) Wireless
10 5 (19.23%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (19.23%) VPN
10 5 (19.23%) LAN
10 5 (19.23%) WAN
10 5 (19.23%) Wireless Security
10 5 (19.23%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (19.23%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (19.23%) QRadar
10 5 (19.23%) Splunk

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) Firewall
2 12 (46.15%) Network Security
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (19.23%) LAN
4 5 (19.23%) VPN
4 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 5 (19.23%) Wireless
4 5 (19.23%) Wireless Security
5 4 (15.38%) SSL
5 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.54%) HTTP
6 3 (11.54%) IPsec
6 3 (11.54%) VLAN
6 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (7.69%) DNS
7 2 (7.69%) Internet
8 1 (3.85%) FTP
8 1 (3.85%) Intranet
8 1 (3.85%) SMTP
8 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Analyst
2 15 (57.69%) Security Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) IT Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Security Operations Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) SOC Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) IT Operations Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Security Specialist
7 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Juniper Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Network Support
8 1 (3.85%) Network Support Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
2 6 (23.08%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) SIEM
2 18 (69.23%) Information Security
3 12 (46.15%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
5 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (19.23%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (19.23%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (15.38%) Computer Security
7 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (11.54%) Capacity Management
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
9 2 (7.69%) Information Security Management
9 2 (7.69%) IT Audit
9 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 2 (7.69%) Security Management
9 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
10 1 (3.85%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) C#
1 1 (3.85%) C++
1 1 (3.85%) Perl
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) CISSP
1 8 (30.77%) SANS
2 6 (23.08%) CEH
2 6 (23.08%) CISM
2 6 (23.08%) GIAC
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CRISC
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) GCIA
4 1 (3.85%) GCIH
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Snort
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (19.23%) QRadar
2 1 (3.85%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (3.85%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.85%) Proventia
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco
1 7 (26.92%) Intel Security
2 5 (19.23%) Palo Alto
2 5 (19.23%) Splunk
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Sourcefire
5 1 (3.85%) Aruba
5 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) Kaspersky
5 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec
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