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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intrusion Detection
England / North West
Rank 230 227 226
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 19 11 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.19% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.10% 1.29% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 29
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £43,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -15.00%  

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 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 904 850 1125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.72% 14.95% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 701 693 862
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 -12 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Cheshire +11 8 £37,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £18,000 -
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 42 (76.36%) Firewall
2 40 (72.73%) Network Security
3 26 (47.27%) ITIL
4 23 (41.82%) WAN
4 23 (41.82%) Information Security
5 21 (38.18%) CISSP
6 20 (36.36%) Security Management
7 18 (32.73%) Cisco
8 17 (30.91%) WLAN
8 17 (30.91%) Service Management
9 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
9 16 (29.09%) Internet
9 16 (29.09%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (29.09%) Degree
10 15 (27.27%) CheckPoint
11 14 (25.45%) NHS
11 14 (25.45%) DHCP
11 14 (25.45%) DNS
11 14 (25.45%) VLAN
11 14 (25.45%) Management Information System
12 13 (23.64%) Video Conferencing
12 13 (23.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 12 (21.82%) Risk Management
13 12 (21.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 12 (21.82%) VPN
13 12 (21.82%) CISM
13 12 (21.82%) CCNP
14 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (20.00%) Programme Management
14 11 (20.00%) Cybersecurity

Intrusion Detection
Top Related 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 6 (10.91%) IBM Notes
1 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (76.36%) Firewall
2 40 (72.73%) Network Security
3 23 (41.82%) WAN
4 17 (30.91%) WLAN
5 16 (29.09%) Internet
6 14 (25.45%) DHCP
6 14 (25.45%) DNS
6 14 (25.45%) VLAN
7 12 (21.82%) VPN
8 10 (18.18%) LAN
9 6 (10.91%) FTP
9 6 (10.91%) HTTP
9 6 (10.91%) SMTP
9 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
9 6 (10.91%) Wireless
10 5 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (5.45%) DMZ
11 3 (5.45%) IPsec
11 3 (5.45%) SAN
General
1 10 (18.18%) Banking
1 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 9 (16.36%) Legal
3 4 (7.27%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Consultant
1 12 (21.82%) Security Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 9 (16.36%) Security Specialist
3 7 (12.73%) Network Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.27%) Identity Management Specialist
5 4 (7.27%) IT Security Specialist
5 4 (7.27%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Network Security Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Security Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Technology Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Management Information System
1 14 (25.45%) NHS
2 13 (23.64%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
4 7 (12.73%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (10.91%) Client/Server
6 4 (7.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.82%) iPad
8 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Solaris
2 4 (7.27%) Unix
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) ITIL
2 23 (41.82%) Information Security
3 20 (36.36%) Security Management
4 17 (30.91%) Service Management
5 13 (23.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 12 (21.82%) Risk Management
7 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (20.00%) Programme Management
8 10 (18.18%) Data Protection
8 10 (18.18%) Data Security
8 10 (18.18%) ITSM
8 10 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 10 (18.18%) Service Design
9 9 (16.36%) Business Continuity
9 9 (16.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (16.36%) Information Assurance
9 9 (16.36%) Reverse Engineering
9 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
9 9 (16.36%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) CISSP
2 16 (29.09%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (29.09%) Degree
3 12 (21.82%) CCNP
3 12 (21.82%) CISM
4 9 (16.36%) DV Cleared
4 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
5 6 (10.91%) CCNA
6 4 (7.27%) MCSE
6 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (7.27%) RHCE
6 4 (7.27%) SCNA
6 4 (7.27%) SCSA
6 4 (7.27%) Sun Certification
7 2 (3.64%) CCIE
7 2 (3.64%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (16.36%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.64%) QA
5 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) Sendmail
3 2 (3.64%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.45%) CSIRT
2 3 (5.45%) RSA enVision
3 2 (3.64%) Cacti
3 2 (3.64%) Nagios
3 2 (3.64%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Cisco
2 15 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 8 (14.55%) Juniper
4 6 (10.91%) Lotus
4 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.91%) Palo Alto
5 4 (7.27%) Fortinet
6 3 (5.45%) ArcSight
6 3 (5.45%) IronPort
6 3 (5.45%) Polycom
6 3 (5.45%) Siemens
6 3 (5.45%) Splunk
7 2 (3.64%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (3.64%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.64%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.82%) Avaya
8 1 (1.82%) F5
8 1 (1.82%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (1.82%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.82%) SAP