The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 89 81
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 7 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.64% 0.39% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.36% 3.70% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Median salary - £87,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +118.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.46% -14.00%  

Intrusion Detection is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 110 135 189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 10.09% 10.42% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83 75 116
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,300 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in Edinburgh

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Intrusion Detection in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
1 20 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
2 12 (60.00%) SIEM
3 8 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (40.00%) Network Security
3 8 (40.00%) Splunk
3 8 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 8 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (30.00%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) Law

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) Network Security
2 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 20 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Graduate
2 10 (50.00%) Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Graduate Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) IT Graduate
3 6 (30.00%) SOC Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Network Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) SIEM
1 12 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
2 8 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 6 (30.00%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Splunk