Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 348 277 351
Rank change year-on-year -71 +74 +9
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 26 79 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.63% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 4.07% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 68 25
North West median annual salary £44,500 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.14% -12.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £54,730 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%

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 1953 1941 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.85% 15.58% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1564 1600 1516
North West median annual salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.28% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -56 14 £44,500 +1.14%
Merseyside +4 3 £42,500 -5.56%
Cheshire -21 2 £45,000 +9.09%
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 (76.92%) LAN
2 15 (57.69%) WAN
2 15 (57.69%) Network Security
3 14 (53.85%) Firewall
3 14 (53.85%) VPN
4 11 (42.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 10 (38.46%) Wireless
5 10 (38.46%) Internet
5 10 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (34.62%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 9 (34.62%) Presales
6 9 (34.62%) Financial Modelling
6 9 (34.62%) SaaS
6 9 (34.62%) Unified Communications
6 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (34.62%) Customer Requirements
6 9 (34.62%) MPLS
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco
6 9 (34.62%) Finance
7 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
7 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (26.92%) F5
8 7 (26.92%) SIEM
8 7 (26.92%) BIG-IP
9 6 (23.08%) Wireless Security
9 6 (23.08%) Degree
9 6 (23.08%) Identity Management
9 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
9 6 (23.08%) DMZ
9 6 (23.08%) IPv4

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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) SaaS
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) LAN
2 15 (57.69%) Network Security
2 15 (57.69%) WAN
3 14 (53.85%) Firewall
3 14 (53.85%) VPN
4 10 (38.46%) Internet
4 10 (38.46%) Wireless
5 9 (34.62%) MPLS
5 9 (34.62%) Unified Communications
6 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (26.92%) BIG-IP
8 6 (23.08%) DMZ
8 6 (23.08%) IPv4
8 6 (23.08%) IPv6
8 6 (23.08%) Wireless Security
9 5 (19.23%) IPsec
9 5 (19.23%) SSL
10 4 (15.38%) BGP
10 4 (15.38%) DNS
10 4 (15.38%) WLAN
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Security Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Architect
2 9 (34.62%) Network Architect
2 9 (34.62%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) IT Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) IT Security Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (11.54%) Online Games
4 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (34.62%) Customer Requirements
3 9 (34.62%) Financial Modelling
3 9 (34.62%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (34.62%) Presales
4 7 (26.92%) SIEM
5 6 (23.08%) Identity Management
5 6 (23.08%) Server Hardening
5 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
8 2 (7.69%) Information Security
8 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (3.85%) Change Management
9 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
9 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) CCNP
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CCIE
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) CISA
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) GSEC
3 1 (3.85%) GSLC
3 1 (3.85%) GSNA
3 1 (3.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 7 (26.92%) F5
4 6 (23.08%) Splunk
5 4 (15.38%) IronPort
5 4 (15.38%) Polycom
5 4 (15.38%) Siemens
6 3 (11.54%) Capita
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) VMware
7 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
7 2 (7.69%) Juniper
8 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto