Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England > North West
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 355 288 325
Rank change year-on-year -67 +37 +7
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 12 76 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.095% 0.61% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.66% 4.01% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 66 24
North West median annual salary £43,000 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% -12.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £39,125 £33,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £48,625 £54,730 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -

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 1,807 1,897 1,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.29% 15.34% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,436 1,522 1,407
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,489 £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
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 17 January 2018. 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
Merseyside +20 4 £43,250 -8.95% 2
Manchester -43 2 £40,250 -8.52% 4
Cheshire -37 1 - -
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) Financial Modelling
4 5 (41.67%) SaaS
4 5 (41.67%) Unified Communications
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 5 (41.67%) Internet
4 5 (41.67%) MPLS
4 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (41.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 5 (41.67%) Presales
4 5 (41.67%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (33.33%) F5
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) VoIP
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 4 (33.33%) Capita
6 3 (25.00%) Online Games
6 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Games
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP

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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) Internet
4 5 (41.67%) MPLS
4 5 (41.67%) Unified Communications
4 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (33.33%) VoIP
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
8 1 (8.33%) BGP
8 1 (8.33%) DMZ
8 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
8 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
8 1 (8.33%) IPsec
8 1 (8.33%) Wireless Security
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Network Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Security Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Online Games
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Customer Requirements
1 5 (41.67%) Financial Modelling
1 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (41.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (41.67%) Presales
1 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) SIEM
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Capita
2 4 (33.33%) F5
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
4 1 (8.33%) CommVault
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (8.33%) IronPort
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Polycom
4 1 (8.33%) Siemens
4 1 (8.33%) Splunk