Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 174 141
Rank change year-on-year +59 -33 +12
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 27 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.27% 0.031% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.23% 0.20% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 3
Cheshire median annual salary £58,750 - £37,500
10th Percentile £52,500 - £33,750
90th Percentile £62,500 - £42,250
North West median annual salary £57,500 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +33.72% -2.27% -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 328 495 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 15.41% 15.52% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 257 343 244
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.77% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,325
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +1.33%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 - 19 £60,000 - 1
Runcorn - 1 £72,500 - 1
Intrusion Detection
North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 26 (96.30%) Windows
1 26 (96.30%) Information Security
2 25 (92.59%) Unix
2 25 (92.59%) Threat Analysis
3 24 (88.89%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 24 (88.89%) SANS
3 24 (88.89%) Attack Monitoring
3 24 (88.89%) GIAC
3 24 (88.89%) Sourcefire
3 24 (88.89%) Snort
3 24 (88.89%) Network Security
3 24 (88.89%) Anomaly Detection
4 19 (70.37%) Network Design
4 19 (70.37%) Internal Audit
5 7 (25.93%) CISSP
5 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (22.22%) CCSP
6 6 (22.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (18.52%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (18.52%) Law
7 5 (18.52%) Banking
7 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
7 5 (18.52%) Wealth Management
8 3 (11.11%) Firewall
8 3 (11.11%) SIEM
9 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
9 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture

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 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (88.89%) Network Security
1 24 (88.89%) Sourcefire
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) FTP
4 1 (3.70%) HTTP
4 1 (3.70%) SMTP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
General
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
1 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
1 5 (18.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Security Engineer
2 15 (55.56%) Malware Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Sourcefire Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Architect
4 7 (25.93%) Security Architect
5 5 (18.52%) Design Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Network Security Architect
6 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.70%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) OAuth
1 2 (7.41%) REST
1 2 (7.41%) SAML
1 2 (7.41%) SOAP
2 1 (3.70%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.41%) PKI
1 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
1 2 (7.41%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.70%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 25 (92.59%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Information Security
2 25 (92.59%) Threat Analysis
3 24 (88.89%) Anomaly Detection
3 24 (88.89%) Attack Monitoring
3 24 (88.89%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 19 (70.37%) Internal Audit
4 19 (70.37%) Network Design
5 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
6 5 (18.52%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (18.52%) Wealth Management
7 3 (11.11%) SIEM
8 2 (7.41%) Cryptography
8 2 (7.41%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
8 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
8 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 2 (7.41%) Web Filtering
9 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) GIAC
1 24 (88.89%) SANS
2 7 (25.93%) CISSP
3 6 (22.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 6 (22.22%) CCSP
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) CEH
5 1 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (3.70%) CISM
5 1 (3.70%) ISSAP
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) GDPR
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 24 (88.89%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Google