Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 20 June 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 225 225
Rank change year-on-year -17 0 +41
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 12 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.13% 0.076%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.38% 1.20% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
City of London median daily rate £500 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -11.90% +16.67%
10th Percentile £435 £394 £469
90th Percentile £575 £613 £538
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £458
% change year-on-year +5.00% +9.29% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 868 668 815
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.56% 10.76% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 511 616
City of London median daily rate £450 £445 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +2.89% +4.85%
10th Percentile £233 £205 £256
90th Percentile £625 £625 £597
Central London median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 17
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.16 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.60% -3.84% +13.65%
10th Percentile £14.05 £13.36 £17.60
90th Percentile £33.00 £29.77 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.16 £21.34
% change year-on-year -11.60% -0.87% +10.86%

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Intrusion Detection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intrusion Detection in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Intrusion Detection in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 8 (66.67%) CISSP
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (33.33%) SIEM
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (25.00%) CISA
6 3 (25.00%) CISM
6 3 (25.00%) Change Management
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
7 2 (16.67%) HTTP
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) MySQL
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) IPsec
7 2 (16.67%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) GIAC
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (8.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (8.33%) CloudFront
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (16.67%) IPsec
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) IT Security Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Chief Information Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Chief Information Security Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
3 1 (8.33%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Security
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) Kafka
1 1 (8.33%) MooTools
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (16.67%) Cyberattack
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (8.33%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (16.67%) Cyber Assurance
5 2 (16.67%) Cyber Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Cyber Resilience
5 2 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Secure Coding
5 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) CISA
2 3 (25.00%) CISM
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) CEH
3 2 (16.67%) CREST Certified
3 2 (16.67%) GIAC
3 2 (16.67%) SANS
4 1 (8.33%) CGEIT
4 1 (8.33%) CLAS
4 1 (8.33%) CRISC
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (8.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) CyberArk
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Darktrace
3 1 (8.33%) Hortonworks
3 1 (8.33%) Ivanti
3 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (8.33%) Qualys
3 1 (8.33%) SAP