Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 607 683 697
Rank change year-on-year +76 +14 +51
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 632 504 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 1.91% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 452 380 476
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £78,125
UK median annual salary £55,000 £56,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.65% +13.00% -4.76%

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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24,696 26,344 32,159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.22% 16.19% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 19,762 21,550 26,914
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in England

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Intrusion Detection in England

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in England over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Intrusion Detection in England

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the England region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
London +10 286 £67,500 +8.00% 16
South West +87 123 £50,750 +26.88% 9
South East +4 79 £55,000 - 8
North of England +38 78 £53,750 +20.79% 9
East of England +28 48 £42,500 +9.68% 7
Yorkshire +57 40 £47,500 +5.56% 5
North West +5 38 £60,000 +36.36% 3
Midlands -5 18 £65,000 +52.94% 4
East Midlands +12 9 £65,000 +182.61%
West Midlands +4 9 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Intrusion Detection
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 England region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 486 (76.90%) Firewall
2 259 (40.98%) Information Security
3 240 (37.97%) Cybersecurity
4 238 (37.66%) Network Security
5 205 (32.44%) Windows
6 201 (31.80%) Cisco
7 200 (31.65%) SIEM
8 181 (28.64%) Degree
9 168 (26.58%) Cisco Certification
10 163 (25.79%) CISSP
11 153 (24.21%) VPN
12 152 (24.05%) CCNP
13 148 (23.42%) Analytical Skills
14 144 (22.78%) Linux
15 143 (22.63%) Kalman Filter
16 141 (22.31%) Management Information System
17 138 (21.84%) TCP/IP
18 131 (20.73%) ITIL
19 124 (19.62%) Finance
20 119 (18.83%) LAN
20 119 (18.83%) Microsoft
20 119 (18.83%) Microsoft Azure
21 113 (17.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 113 (17.88%) WAN
22 106 (16.77%) Security Operations
23 91 (14.40%) CISM
24 89 (14.08%) Active Directory
25 88 (13.92%) CCNA
26 84 (13.29%) MPLS
27 82 (12.97%) Service Management

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 41 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.85%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (1.42%) Skype for Business
5 6 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.32%) Apache
6 2 (0.32%) CMS
6 2 (0.32%) IIS
6 2 (0.32%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.16%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 33 (5.22%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (4.43%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 119 (18.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (7.91%) IaaS
4 49 (7.75%) SaaS
5 48 (7.59%) PaaS
6 37 (5.85%) Office 365
7 3 (0.47%) Serverless
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.16%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 486 (76.90%) Firewall
2 238 (37.66%) Network Security
3 153 (24.21%) VPN
4 138 (21.84%) TCP/IP
5 119 (18.83%) LAN
6 113 (17.88%) WAN
7 84 (13.29%) MPLS
8 81 (12.82%) VoIP
9 73 (11.55%) DNS
10 69 (10.92%) Wireless
11 66 (10.44%) IPsec
12 57 (9.02%) SSL
13 46 (7.28%) WLAN
14 45 (7.12%) VLAN
15 43 (6.80%) Wireshark
16 42 (6.65%) OSPF
17 41 (6.49%) Cisco ASA
18 39 (6.17%) DHCP
19 35 (5.54%) Internet
20 32 (5.06%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (7.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.79%) MySQL
3 3 (0.47%) GIS
3 3 (0.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.16%) Big Data
4 1 (0.16%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.16%) HBase
4 1 (0.16%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.16%) Redis
4 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (3.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.32%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.32%) Subversion
3 1 (0.16%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.16%) GDB
3 1 (0.16%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.16%) sqlmap
General
1 124 (19.62%) Finance
2 37 (5.85%) Legal
3 34 (5.38%) Retail
4 29 (4.59%) Law
5 18 (2.85%) Banking
5 18 (2.85%) Games
5 18 (2.85%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.37%) Financial Institution
6 15 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 6 (0.95%) Aerospace
7 6 (0.95%) Back Office
8 4 (0.63%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.47%) Marketing
10 2 (0.32%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Billing
11 1 (0.16%) French Language
11 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 144 (22.78%) Analyst
2 111 (17.56%) Network Engineer
3 109 (17.25%) Security Engineer
4 99 (15.66%) Security Analyst
5 66 (10.44%) Security Manager
6 55 (8.70%) Consultant
7 50 (7.91%) Network Security Engineer
8 47 (7.44%) Senior Network Engineer
9 45 (7.12%) Senior Security Engineer
10 42 (6.65%) Security Consultant
11 37 (5.85%) Head of Security
12 31 (4.91%) IT Manager
12 31 (4.91%) IT Security Manager
13 28 (4.43%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 28 (4.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
13 28 (4.43%) SOC Analyst
14 27 (4.27%) Architect
14 27 (4.27%) Cybersecurity Consultant
15 26 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 25 (3.96%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (5.54%) Web Services
2 15 (2.37%) LDAP
3 11 (1.74%) .NET
4 10 (1.58%) 802.1X
5 6 (0.95%) OAuth
5 6 (0.95%) SAML
6 5 (0.79%) J2EE
6 5 (0.79%) OpenID
7 3 (0.47%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.32%) POSIX
9 1 (0.16%) CGI
9 1 (0.16%) Jinja
9 1 (0.16%) JSON
9 1 (0.16%) Kafka
9 1 (0.16%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.16%) Middleware
9 1 (0.16%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 148 (23.42%) Analytical Skills
2 141 (22.31%) Management Information System
3 77 (12.18%) Computer Science
4 56 (8.86%) Data Centre
5 49 (7.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 48 (7.59%) Self-Motivation
7 34 (5.38%) Cyberthreat
8 32 (5.06%) Cyberattack
9 31 (4.91%) Hybrid Cloud
10 25 (3.96%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 24 (3.80%) Private Cloud
12 21 (3.32%) Cybercrime
13 19 (3.01%) Security Operations Centre
14 16 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
15 15 (2.37%) Fintech
16 13 (2.06%) Driving Licence
17 12 (1.90%) PKI
18 10 (1.58%) Blackberry
19 8 (1.27%) Algorithms
19 8 (1.27%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 205 (32.44%) Windows
2 144 (22.78%) Linux
3 71 (11.23%) Unix
4 66 (10.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 65 (10.28%) Windows Server
6 34 (5.38%) Windows 10
7 33 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.74%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.27%) CentOS
10 8 (1.27%) Mac OS X
11 7 (1.11%) Solaris
12 6 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.79%) AIX
13 5 (0.79%) Android
13 5 (0.79%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.79%) HPUX
13 5 (0.79%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.63%) Debian
14 4 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (40.98%) Information Security
2 240 (37.97%) Cybersecurity
3 200 (31.65%) SIEM
4 143 (22.63%) Kalman Filter
5 131 (20.73%) ITIL
6 106 (16.77%) Security Operations
7 82 (12.97%) Service Management
8 76 (12.03%) Penetration Testing
9 73 (11.55%) Data Loss Prevention
10 71 (11.23%) Identity Access Management
10 71 (11.23%) Problem Management
11 67 (10.60%) Security Monitoring
12 66 (10.44%) Data Protection
13 63 (9.97%) Risk Management
13 63 (9.97%) Vulnerability Management
14 61 (9.65%) ITIL V3
14 61 (9.65%) Malware Analysis
15 60 (9.49%) Continuous Improvement
15 60 (9.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 58 (9.18%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (8.86%) PowerShell
2 52 (8.23%) Python
3 39 (6.17%) C
4 21 (3.32%) C#
4 21 (3.32%) VBA
5 19 (3.01%) Perl
6 17 (2.69%) Java
7 14 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 10 (1.58%) PHP
9 6 (0.95%) Ruby
9 6 (0.95%) SQL
10 5 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.63%) C++
12 2 (0.32%) Go
Qualifications
1 181 (28.64%) Degree
2 168 (26.58%) Cisco Certification
3 163 (25.79%) CISSP
4 152 (24.05%) CCNP
5 91 (14.40%) CISM
6 88 (13.92%) CCNA
7 78 (12.34%) Security Cleared
8 50 (7.91%) CEH
9 45 (7.12%) CCIE
10 42 (6.65%) CISA
11 37 (5.85%) SANS
12 36 (5.70%) Computer Science Degree
13 31 (4.91%) Master's Degree
14 30 (4.75%) SC Cleared
15 24 (3.80%) GIAC
16 20 (3.16%) GSEC
17 18 (2.85%) DV Cleared
17 18 (2.85%) GCIH
18 16 (2.53%) SSCP
19 15 (2.37%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (17.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 64 (10.13%) GDPR
3 33 (5.22%) PCI DSS
4 29 (4.59%) Cyber Essentials
5 17 (2.69%) SLA
6 10 (1.58%) COBIT
7 5 (0.79%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 4 (0.63%) COSO
8 4 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 4 (0.63%) GPG13
9 3 (0.47%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.16%) FISMA
10 1 (0.16%) GCP
10 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.16%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 89 (14.08%) Active Directory
2 52 (8.23%) Virtual Desktop
3 50 (7.91%) Hyper-V
4 31 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (3.16%) BitLocker
7 15 (2.37%) Firmware
7 15 (2.37%) Snort
8 8 (1.27%) FreeRADIUS
9 7 (1.11%) NFS
10 2 (0.32%) Docker
11 1 (0.16%) RHEV
11 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 54 (8.54%) SCCM
2 40 (6.33%) SCOM
3 28 (4.43%) Cisco CUCM
4 27 (4.27%) Nessus
5 21 (3.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 20 (3.16%) SCVMM
7 19 (3.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 17 (2.69%) Cisco Prime
9 16 (2.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 13 (2.06%) Cisco UCCX
11 12 (1.90%) TrustSec
12 11 (1.74%) RSA Security Analytics
13 10 (1.58%) vRealize
14 9 (1.42%) FortiGate
14 9 (1.42%) McAfee ePO
15 8 (1.27%) Ansible
15 8 (1.27%) OSSEC
16 7 (1.11%) Puppet
17 6 (0.95%) Nagios
18 4 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 201 (31.80%) Cisco
2 119 (18.83%) Microsoft
3 56 (8.86%) F5
4 52 (8.23%) McAfee
5 51 (8.07%) SolarWinds
6 44 (6.96%) CheckPoint
7 43 (6.80%) VMware
8 39 (6.17%) Splunk
9 31 (4.91%) Citrix
10 29 (4.59%) Blue Coat
11 28 (4.43%) Forcepoint
12 24 (3.80%) HP
12 24 (3.80%) Zscaler
13 23 (3.64%) LogRhythm
13 23 (3.64%) Palo Alto
14 18 (2.85%) Red Hat
15 17 (2.69%) Avaya
15 17 (2.69%) Juniper
16 16 (2.53%) Nortel
16 16 (2.53%) Sophos