Period
to 18 June 2019

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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 606 630 700
Rank change year-on-year +24 +70 +26
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 518 608 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.46% 2.48% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 389 433 371
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £90,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,250
% change year-on-year +9.09% -3.93% +14.50%

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 21,065 24,468 26,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.87% 15.21% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15,934 19,610 21,403
England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,238 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £46,000 £46,000 £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 18 June 2019.

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 18 June 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
London -23 158 £70,000 +3.70% 3
South East +65 92 £47,500 -13.64% 6
North of England +62 92 £55,000 +2.33% 2
South West -37 76 £60,000 +18.23% 1
Midlands +81 64 £65,000 - 4
North West +44 48 £60,000 -
West Midlands +64 45 £72,500 +52.63% 3
Yorkshire -1 42 £55,000 +15.79% 1
East of England +81 38 £60,000 +48.15% 2
East Midlands +35 18 £52,500 -19.23% 1
North East - 1 £52,500 - 1
Intrusion Detection
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 England region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 394 (76.06%) Firewall
2 221 (42.66%) Information Security
3 211 (40.73%) Windows
4 201 (38.80%) Cybersecurity
5 189 (36.49%) Network Security
6 176 (33.98%) Linux
7 173 (33.40%) SIEM
8 169 (32.63%) Cisco
9 147 (28.38%) WAN
10 140 (27.03%) Security Operations
11 128 (24.71%) TCP/IP
12 127 (24.52%) CISSP
13 120 (23.17%) Management Information System
14 119 (22.97%) Microsoft
15 117 (22.59%) Security Cleared
16 105 (20.27%) LAN
16 105 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
17 104 (20.08%) Finance
18 101 (19.50%) Amazon AWS
19 100 (19.31%) VPN
20 98 (18.92%) Penetration Testing
21 89 (17.18%) Unix
22 82 (15.83%) Kalman Filter
23 81 (15.64%) Active Directory
24 78 (15.06%) Wireless
25 77 (14.86%) Security Architecture
25 77 (14.86%) Data Centre
26 76 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
27 71 (13.71%) CCNP
28 70 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012

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 46 (8.88%) MS Exchange
2 13 (2.51%) OpenStack
3 10 (1.93%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.16%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (2.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.19%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 101 (19.50%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (8.69%) IaaS
4 38 (7.34%) Office 365
5 35 (6.76%) SaaS
6 33 (6.37%) PaaS
7 10 (1.93%) Azure Stack
8 6 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (0.77%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.19%) Akamai
11 1 (0.19%) Apigee
11 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 394 (76.06%) Firewall
2 189 (36.49%) Network Security
3 147 (28.38%) WAN
4 128 (24.71%) TCP/IP
5 105 (20.27%) LAN
6 100 (19.31%) VPN
7 78 (15.06%) Wireless
8 69 (13.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 66 (12.74%) Internet
10 56 (10.81%) IPsec
11 54 (10.42%) VoIP
12 48 (9.27%) BGP
13 47 (9.07%) OSPF
14 46 (8.88%) DNS
14 46 (8.88%) Unified Communications
15 39 (7.53%) Cisco ASA
16 34 (6.56%) WLAN
17 32 (6.18%) HSRP
17 32 (6.18%) MPLS
17 32 (6.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (5.98%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.05%) MySQL
3 3 (0.58%) Blockchain
3 3 (0.58%) DB2
3 3 (0.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (0.97%) IDA Disassembler
1 5 (0.97%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.19%) Ant
3 1 (0.19%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.19%) Hudson
3 1 (0.19%) JIRA
3 1 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.19%) OllyDbg
3 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 104 (20.08%) Finance
2 32 (6.18%) Banking
3 30 (5.79%) Retail
4 24 (4.63%) Aerospace
5 17 (3.28%) Legal
6 14 (2.70%) Marketing
7 13 (2.51%) Law
8 11 (2.12%) Financial Institution
8 11 (2.12%) Games
8 11 (2.12%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.58%) Electronics
10 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (26.25%) Security Engineer
2 125 (24.13%) Analyst
3 94 (18.15%) Network Engineer
4 89 (17.18%) Security Analyst
5 64 (12.36%) Architect
6 44 (8.49%) Security Architect
7 41 (7.92%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 33 (6.37%) Consultant
9 30 (5.79%) Network Security Engineer
10 28 (5.41%) Senior Security Engineer
11 27 (5.21%) Cloud Engineer
11 27 (5.21%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 27 (5.21%) Design Engineer
12 26 (5.02%) Senior Analyst
13 25 (4.83%) Security Consultant
13 25 (4.83%) Security Manager
14 24 (4.63%) IT Analyst
14 24 (4.63%) IT Security Analyst
15 23 (4.44%) Network Design Engineer
16 22 (4.25%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.67%) Web Services
2 6 (1.16%) 802.1X
3 4 (0.77%) OAuth
3 4 (0.77%) OLE
3 4 (0.77%) SAML
4 3 (0.58%) REST
4 3 (0.58%) SOAP
4 3 (0.58%) XMPP
5 2 (0.39%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (0.39%) LDAP
5 2 (0.39%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 120 (23.17%) Management Information System
2 77 (14.86%) Data Centre
3 64 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (9.65%) Security Operations Centre
5 49 (9.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 26 (5.02%) Cyberthreat
7 24 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (3.47%) Cyberattack
9 16 (3.09%) Hybrid Cloud
9 16 (3.09%) Internet of Things
10 15 (2.90%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 15 (2.90%) Driving Licence
10 15 (2.90%) Private Cloud
11 9 (1.74%) PKI
12 8 (1.54%) Cybercrime
13 5 (0.97%) Cyber Defence
13 5 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
14 4 (0.77%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.77%) Clustering
14 4 (0.77%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 211 (40.73%) Windows
2 176 (33.98%) Linux
3 89 (17.18%) Unix
4 70 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (12.16%) Windows Server
6 17 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (3.09%) Windows 10
7 16 (3.09%) Windows 7
8 12 (2.32%) CentOS
9 7 (1.35%) Mac OS
9 7 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.16%) AIX
10 6 (1.16%) Debian
10 6 (1.16%) HPUX
10 6 (1.16%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.16%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (42.66%) Information Security
2 201 (38.80%) Cybersecurity
3 173 (33.40%) SIEM
4 140 (27.03%) Security Operations
5 98 (18.92%) Penetration Testing
6 82 (15.83%) Kalman Filter
7 77 (14.86%) Security Architecture
8 70 (13.51%) Mentoring
9 65 (12.55%) Vulnerability Management
10 62 (11.97%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 61 (11.78%) Security Monitoring
12 60 (11.58%) Threat Intelligence
13 59 (11.39%) Problem-Solving
14 55 (10.62%) Data Protection
15 52 (10.04%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
15 52 (10.04%) ITIL
16 51 (9.85%) Network Design
17 49 (9.46%) Identity Access Management
18 46 (8.88%) Service Delivery
19 43 (8.30%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 46 (8.88%) Python
2 34 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 22 (4.25%) Bash Shell
4 19 (3.67%) SQL
5 11 (2.12%) C
5 11 (2.12%) Perl
6 8 (1.54%) Java
7 2 (0.39%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.39%) Ruby
7 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.19%) C#
8 1 (0.19%) C++
8 1 (0.19%) PHP
8 1 (0.19%) Rust
Qualifications
1 127 (24.52%) CISSP
2 117 (22.59%) Security Cleared
3 105 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
4 71 (13.71%) CCNP
5 70 (13.51%) Degree
6 63 (12.16%) DV Cleared
7 53 (10.23%) GIAC
8 48 (9.27%) SANS
9 46 (8.88%) CISM
10 45 (8.69%) SC Cleared
11 42 (8.11%) CEH
12 41 (7.92%) CCNA
13 30 (5.79%) CISA
14 23 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
15 21 (4.05%) GCIA
16 16 (3.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 15 (2.90%) CCSP
17 15 (2.90%) TOGAF Certification
18 14 (2.70%) SSCP
19 13 (2.51%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (7.53%) NIST
3 30 (5.79%) PCI DSS
4 29 (5.60%) GDPR
5 15 (2.90%) SLA
6 13 (2.51%) Cyber Essentials
7 12 (2.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (1.74%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 5 (0.97%) NCSC
10 4 (0.77%) COBIT
11 3 (0.58%) COSO
11 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 2 (0.39%) NIST 800
12 2 (0.39%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.39%) PSD2
13 1 (0.19%) GPG13
13 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 81 (15.64%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.56%) Snort
3 26 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (3.09%) Hyper-V
5 14 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
6 12 (2.32%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (1.93%) BitLocker
8 6 (1.16%) vSphere
9 4 (0.77%) KVM
9 4 (0.77%) VMware NSX
10 3 (0.58%) Docker
10 3 (0.58%) LXC
10 3 (0.58%) Xen
11 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.19%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.19%) XenApp
12 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 56 (10.81%) SCCM
2 55 (10.62%) SCOM
3 27 (5.21%) Ansible
4 14 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (1.93%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 10 (1.93%) Nessus
5 10 (1.93%) QRadar
5 10 (1.93%) SCVMM
5 10 (1.93%) Single Sign-On
6 8 (1.54%) Nagios
6 8 (1.54%) Stealthwatch
7 7 (1.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 6 (1.16%) Terraform
9 5 (0.97%) Forum Sentry
10 4 (0.77%) Puppet
10 4 (0.77%) RSA Security Analytics
10 4 (0.77%) VictorOps
10 4 (0.77%) vRealize
11 3 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 169 (32.63%) Cisco
2 119 (22.97%) Microsoft
3 60 (11.58%) CheckPoint
4 38 (7.34%) NetApp
5 34 (6.56%) VMware
6 28 (5.41%) Splunk
7 27 (5.21%) Citrix
8 25 (4.83%) F5
9 24 (4.63%) Palo Alto
10 22 (4.25%) SolarWinds
11 21 (4.05%) CyberArk
12 19 (3.67%) Juniper
12 19 (3.67%) McAfee
13 15 (2.90%) ArcSight
14 14 (2.70%) Blue Coat
14 14 (2.70%) Red Hat
15 9 (1.74%) Qualys
16 8 (1.54%) IBM
17 7 (1.35%) Meraki
18 6 (1.16%) Fortinet