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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 212 238
Rank change year-on-year -43 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 23 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.46% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.18% 2.91% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 7
Median salary £44,500 £38,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.58% -18.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,250 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.94% -4.21%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1057 892 957
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.47% 15.85% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 844 756 767
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 18 £44,500 +27.14% 3
Cheshire -24 5 £37,500 -38.77% 1
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 35 (83.33%) Firewall
2 29 (69.05%) Network Security
3 16 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (35.71%) CheckPoint
5 13 (30.95%) LAN
6 12 (28.57%) VPN
6 12 (28.57%) Information Security
7 11 (26.19%) Degree
7 11 (26.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (26.19%) WAN
7 11 (26.19%) Cisco
7 11 (26.19%) SIEM
8 10 (23.81%) Wireless
9 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
9 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (21.43%) Juniper
9 9 (21.43%) Security Operations
10 8 (19.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 8 (19.05%) FortiGate
10 8 (19.05%) DMZ
10 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
10 8 (19.05%) Identity Management
10 8 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (16.67%) CISSP
11 7 (16.67%) Internet
11 7 (16.67%) CCNA
11 7 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (16.67%) Palo Alto
11 7 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
12 6 (14.29%) Splunk

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 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.76%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (83.33%) Firewall
2 29 (69.05%) Network Security
3 13 (30.95%) LAN
4 12 (28.57%) VPN
5 11 (26.19%) WAN
6 10 (23.81%) Wireless
7 8 (19.05%) DMZ
8 7 (16.67%) Internet
9 6 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (14.29%) IPv4
9 6 (14.29%) IPv6
9 6 (14.29%) Wireless Security
10 4 (9.52%) DNS
10 4 (9.52%) IPsec
10 4 (9.52%) SSL
11 3 (7.14%) BGP
11 3 (7.14%) EIGRP
11 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
11 3 (7.14%) VoIP
11 3 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) GIS
1 2 (4.76%) Maltego
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
2 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Security Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) IT Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) IT Security Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Network Security Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Security Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Network Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Services Delivery Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 7 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.76%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (4.76%) Cybercrime
5 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.76%) Replication
6 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.38%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.38%) iPad
6 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) CentOS
4 1 (2.38%) Debian
4 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (28.57%) Information Security
3 11 (26.19%) SIEM
3 11 (26.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (21.43%) Security Operations
5 8 (19.05%) Identity Management
5 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 8 (19.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (14.29%) Server Hardening
8 5 (11.90%) DDoS Mitigation
8 5 (11.90%) Process Management
9 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (9.52%) ITIL
9 4 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (7.14%) Cyber Intelligence
10 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (4.76%) Actionable Insight
11 2 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (4.76%) Disk Encryption
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
1 2 (4.76%) Perl
1 2 (4.76%) Python
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (16.67%) CCNA
3 7 (16.67%) CISSP
4 3 (7.14%) CCNP
5 2 (4.76%) CISA
5 2 (4.76%) CISM
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.38%) CCIE
6 1 (2.38%) CRISC
6 1 (2.38%) EnCE
6 1 (2.38%) GCFA
6 1 (2.38%) GCIH
6 1 (2.38%) GIAC
6 1 (2.38%) GSEC
6 1 (2.38%) GSLC
6 1 (2.38%) GSNA
6 1 (2.38%) SANS
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.14%) QA
4 1 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) ISA Server
2 2 (4.76%) Sendmail
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) NFS
3 1 (2.38%) XenApp
3 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) FortiGate
2 3 (7.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (4.76%) CSIRT
3 2 (4.76%) Nagios
3 2 (4.76%) Nessus
3 2 (4.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (4.76%) RSA enVision
4 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) CheckPoint
2 11 (26.19%) Cisco
3 9 (21.43%) Juniper
4 7 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 6 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 6 (14.29%) Splunk
6 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.14%) F5
7 3 (7.14%) IronPort
7 3 (7.14%) McAfee
7 3 (7.14%) Polycom
7 3 (7.14%) Siemens
7 3 (7.14%) VMware
8 2 (4.76%) ArcSight
8 2 (4.76%) CommVault
8 2 (4.76%) LANDesk
8 2 (4.76%) Lotus
8 2 (4.76%) NetApp
8 2 (4.76%) Palantir
9 1 (2.38%) HP
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + £6500 CAR, BONUS, BENEFITS
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus and benefi
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6500 CAR, BONUS, BENEFITS
Posted: 15 days ago