Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Intrusion Detection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 201 299
Rank change year-on-year +7 +98 -12
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 59 79 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.91% 1.01% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.52% 4.05% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33 55 30
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £67,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.74% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,000 £40,000 £36,500
90th Percentile £85,500 £77,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% +5.26%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,304 1,951 2,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.14% 24.99% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1,374 2,076
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,141
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.95% +10.35%

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
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Intrusion Detection in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Intrusion Detection in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +42 48 £39,500 -39.23% 2
Maidenhead 0 4 £85,000 +25.93%
Slough +1 1 £65,000 -
Bracknell -13 1 £75,000 +66.67%
Intrusion Detection
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 47 (79.66%) Firewall
2 42 (71.19%) Degree
3 41 (69.49%) Computer Science
3 41 (69.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 36 (61.02%) TCP/IP
5 29 (49.15%) Information Security
5 29 (49.15%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (49.15%) Malware Analysis
6 26 (44.07%) Security Operations
7 22 (37.29%) Linux
8 20 (33.90%) Open Source
8 20 (33.90%) Network Packet Capture
8 20 (33.90%) Security Operations Centre
8 20 (33.90%) Security Monitoring
9 16 (27.12%) Cisco
9 16 (27.12%) Juniper
9 16 (27.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (25.42%) SAN
10 15 (25.42%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (22.03%) Cyberattack
12 12 (20.34%) F5
12 12 (20.34%) Windows
13 11 (18.64%) Internet
13 11 (18.64%) MPLS
13 11 (18.64%) DNS
13 11 (18.64%) FTP
13 11 (18.64%) HTTP
13 11 (18.64%) NFS
13 11 (18.64%) SIEM
13 11 (18.64%) Network Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (79.66%) Firewall
2 36 (61.02%) TCP/IP
3 15 (25.42%) SAN
4 11 (18.64%) DNS
4 11 (18.64%) FTP
4 11 (18.64%) HTTP
4 11 (18.64%) Internet
4 11 (18.64%) iSCSI
4 11 (18.64%) MPLS
4 11 (18.64%) NAS
4 11 (18.64%) Network Security
4 11 (18.64%) SSH
5 8 (13.56%) Intranet
6 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (11.86%) WAN
7 4 (6.78%) BIG-IP
7 4 (6.78%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (6.78%) LAN
7 4 (6.78%) NX-OS
7 4 (6.78%) VPN
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Electronics
2 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.08%) Marketing
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Analyst
2 22 (37.29%) Security Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Administrator
4 9 (15.25%) Network Administrator
4 9 (15.25%) SOC Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) Security Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Security Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Network Administrator
9 3 (5.08%) Cisco Administrator
9 3 (5.08%) Cisco Network Administrator
9 3 (5.08%) Firewall Administrator
9 3 (5.08%) Network Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Security Support Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Cisco Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) POSIX
2 5 (8.47%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (69.49%) Computer Science
2 29 (49.15%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (33.90%) Security Operations Centre
4 13 (22.03%) Cyberattack
5 7 (11.86%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (10.17%) Management Information System
7 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.69%) Replication
8 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.29%) Linux
2 12 (20.34%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) Unix
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) Information Security
1 29 (49.15%) Malware Analysis
2 26 (44.07%) Security Operations
3 20 (33.90%) Network Packet Capture
3 20 (33.90%) Open Source
3 20 (33.90%) Security Monitoring
4 16 (27.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (25.42%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (18.64%) SIEM
7 9 (15.25%) Analytics
7 9 (15.25%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (15.25%) Functional Testing
7 9 (15.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (15.25%) SDLC
7 9 (15.25%) Security Testing
7 9 (15.25%) Threat Analysis
8 6 (10.17%) Identity Management
8 6 (10.17%) Incident Management
9 5 (8.47%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (8.47%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) Java
2 7 (11.86%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.39%) C
4 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (71.19%) Degree
2 41 (69.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
4 7 (11.86%) CISSP
5 4 (6.78%) CISM
5 4 (6.78%) MCSE
5 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.08%) CCNA
6 3 (5.08%) CCSA
6 3 (5.08%) CCSE
6 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.08%) JNCIA
6 3 (5.08%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.69%) MCTS
7 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (3.39%) NIST 800
3 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) NFS
2 10 (16.95%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Cisco
1 16 (27.12%) Juniper
2 12 (20.34%) F5
3 7 (11.86%) VMware
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.47%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.08%) Blue Coat
6 3 (5.08%) Crossbeam
6 3 (5.08%) McAfee
6 3 (5.08%) SAP
6 3 (5.08%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix
7 1 (1.69%) EMC
7 1 (1.69%) NetApp
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle