Period
to 21 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 339 284 341
Rank change year-on-year -55 +57 -4
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 33 72 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.60% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 3.79% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 66 22
North West median annual salary £44,500 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.14% -7.37% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,625 £33,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £54,730 £59,775
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +17.02%

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 the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2064 1901 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.68% 15.95% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1672 1585 1548
North West median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.30% +2.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Intrusion Detection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in the North West

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Intrusion Detection in the North West

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in the North West over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Intrusion Detection in the North West

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 September 2017. 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
Manchester -53 20 £44,500 +4.71%
Cheshire -19 5 £37,500 -38.78%
Merseyside -17 1 £44,000 - 1
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 20 (60.61%) LAN
1 20 (60.61%) Firewall
2 17 (51.52%) Network Security
3 16 (48.48%) WAN
4 12 (36.36%) Internet
5 11 (33.33%) Finance
5 11 (33.33%) VPN
6 10 (30.30%) SaaS
6 10 (30.30%) Wireless
6 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (27.27%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 9 (27.27%) Presales
7 9 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 9 (27.27%) MPLS
7 9 (27.27%) Unified Communications
7 9 (27.27%) Financial Modelling
7 9 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (24.24%) Degree
8 8 (24.24%) DMZ
8 8 (24.24%) Cisco
8 8 (24.24%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (21.21%) SIEM
9 7 (21.21%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (21.21%) Identity Management
9 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
10 6 (18.18%) IPv4
10 6 (18.18%) IPv6
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (18.18%) Wireless Security

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) SaaS
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) Firewall
1 20 (60.61%) LAN
2 17 (51.52%) Network Security
3 16 (48.48%) WAN
4 12 (36.36%) Internet
5 11 (33.33%) VPN
6 10 (30.30%) Wireless
7 9 (27.27%) MPLS
7 9 (27.27%) Unified Communications
8 8 (24.24%) DMZ
9 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (18.18%) IPv4
9 6 (18.18%) IPv6
9 6 (18.18%) Wireless Security
10 5 (15.15%) DNS
11 4 (12.12%) BIG-IP
11 4 (12.12%) IPsec
11 4 (12.12%) SSL
11 4 (12.12%) VoIP
12 3 (9.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) GIS
1 2 (6.06%) Maltego
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MariaDB
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Network Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (21.21%) Network Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) IT Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) IT Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Network Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (6.06%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (6.06%) Cybercrime
4 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 2 (6.06%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.03%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) CentOS
3 1 (3.03%) Debian
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
2 9 (27.27%) Financial Modelling
2 9 (27.27%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 9 (27.27%) Presales
2 9 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (24.24%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (21.21%) Identity Management
4 7 (21.21%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (21.21%) SIEM
5 6 (18.18%) Server Hardening
5 6 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (15.15%) Information Security
7 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (9.09%) Cyber Intelligence
8 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
8 3 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Security Operations
9 2 (6.06%) Actionable Insight
9 2 (6.06%) OSINT
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
1 2 (6.06%) Perl
1 2 (6.06%) Python
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.09%) CCNA
3 3 (9.09%) CCNP
4 2 (6.06%) CISA
4 2 (6.06%) CISSP
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.03%) CCIE
5 1 (3.03%) CISM
5 1 (3.03%) CRISC
5 1 (3.03%) EnCE
5 1 (3.03%) GCFA
5 1 (3.03%) GCIH
5 1 (3.03%) GIAC
5 1 (3.03%) GSEC
5 1 (3.03%) GSLC
5 1 (3.03%) GSNA
5 1 (3.03%) SANS
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.03%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) NFS
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
2 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) FortiGate
1 3 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (6.06%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 8 (24.24%) Cisco
3 6 (18.18%) Splunk
4 4 (12.12%) F5
4 4 (12.12%) VMware
5 3 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 3 (9.09%) IronPort
5 3 (9.09%) Juniper
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.09%) Palo Alto
5 3 (9.09%) Polycom
5 3 (9.09%) Siemens
6 2 (6.06%) CommVault
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) Palantir
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix
7 1 (3.03%) EMC
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) McAfee
7 1 (3.03%) Nimble Storage