Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Intrusion Detection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Intrusion Detection
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 161 127
Rank change year-on-year +6 -34 +62
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 6 1 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.025% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 0.11% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 49
Berkshire median daily rate £528 £400 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.88% -33.33% +33.33%
South East median daily rate £488 £436 £450
% change year-on-year +11.75% -3.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Intrusion Detection is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 720 906 1,089
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.11% 22.75% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 426 559
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +2.04%
10th Percentile £243 £213 £250
90th Percentile £600 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 53 46
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -53.85% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.30 £16.63
90th Percentile £43.25 £55.52 £63.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -42.86% +62.19%

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Intrusion Detection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Intrusion Detection in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Intrusion Detection in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 £530 - 1
Slough - 1 £750 -
Intrusion Detection
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 4 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) Threat Management
4 2 (33.33%) Cyberattack
4 2 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Splunk
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) CISM
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) PMI
5 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Cyberattack
3 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 3 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) Threat Management
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) EnCase
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk