Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 171 147
Rank change year-on-year +28 -24 +30
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 15 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.58% 0.066% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.47% 0.39% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Cheshire median annual salary £54,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.11% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £45,125 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £65,875 £47,500 £50,000
North West median annual salary £54,500 £44,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +22.47% +1.14% -12.00%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 432 518 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 16.69% 17.09% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 339 383 288
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £21,450 £20,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £56,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in Cheshire

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Intrusion Detection in Cheshire

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in Cheshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Intrusion Detection in Cheshire

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Knutsford - 8 £60,000 - 2
Crewe - 2 £46,250 -
Runcorn - 1 £72,500 - 2
Intrusion Detection
North West

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT 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 permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 12 (80.00%) Windows
1 12 (80.00%) Information Security
1 12 (80.00%) Threat Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
2 8 (53.33%) Network Security
3 7 (46.67%) Investment Banking
3 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) Law
3 7 (46.67%) SIEM
3 7 (46.67%) Wealth Management
4 6 (40.00%) Anomaly Detection
4 6 (40.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 6 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (40.00%) SANS
4 6 (40.00%) Internal Audit
4 6 (40.00%) Attack Monitoring
4 6 (40.00%) GIAC
4 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (40.00%) Unix
4 6 (40.00%) Network Design
4 6 (40.00%) Sourcefire
4 6 (40.00%) Snort
5 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) CISSP
6 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) F5
7 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Network Security
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Sourcefire
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) Converged Networks
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) WLAN
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) GIS
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
1 7 (46.67%) Investment Banking
1 7 (46.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Security Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Malware Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) OAuth
1 1 (6.67%) OpenID
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) SAML
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (13.33%) Video\Live Streaming
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Information Security
1 12 (80.00%) Threat Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
3 7 (46.67%) SIEM
3 7 (46.67%) Wealth Management
4 6 (40.00%) Anomaly Detection
4 6 (40.00%) Attack Monitoring
4 6 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (40.00%) Internal Audit
4 6 (40.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 6 (40.00%) Network Design
5 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) B2B
7 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
7 1 (6.67%) Communications Security
7 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
7 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) PHP
1 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) GIAC
1 6 (40.00%) SANS
2 3 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (13.33%) CISA
3 2 (13.33%) CISM
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) F5
1 2 (13.33%) Infoblox
2 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (6.67%) Google