Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Intrusion Detection
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 165 191
Rank change year-on-year +46 +26 +13
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 36 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.51% 0.89% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.57% 2.91% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 26
Reading median annual salary £37,250 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.92% +26.32% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,000 £41,750 £26,875
90th Percentile £50,225 £70,000 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £39,500 £60,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -34.17% +23.08% +21.88%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 548 1067 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 22.96% 30.59% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 406 708 865
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,125 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,250 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.50% +4.17% +6.67%

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Intrusion Detection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in Reading

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Intrusion Detection in Reading

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in Reading over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Intrusion Detection in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 27 (75.00%) Firewall
2 24 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 24 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 24 (66.67%) Degree
2 24 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (55.56%) Malware Analysis
4 14 (38.89%) Information Security
4 14 (38.89%) Linux
4 14 (38.89%) Security Operations
5 13 (36.11%) Security Operations Centre
5 13 (36.11%) Network Packet Capture
5 13 (36.11%) Security Monitoring
5 13 (36.11%) Open Source
6 11 (30.56%) Cyber Attack
6 11 (30.56%) Cisco
6 11 (30.56%) Juniper
7 9 (25.00%) F5
8 8 (22.22%) SIEM
8 8 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (22.22%) Windows
9 7 (19.44%) DNS
9 7 (19.44%) FTP
9 7 (19.44%) HTTP
9 7 (19.44%) NFS
9 7 (19.44%) Java
9 7 (19.44%) SAN
9 7 (19.44%) Internet
9 7 (19.44%) MPLS
9 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (75.00%) Firewall
2 24 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (19.44%) DNS
3 7 (19.44%) FTP
3 7 (19.44%) HTTP
3 7 (19.44%) Internet
3 7 (19.44%) iSCSI
3 7 (19.44%) MPLS
3 7 (19.44%) NAS
3 7 (19.44%) SAN
3 7 (19.44%) SSH
4 5 (13.89%) Intranet
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (8.33%) Network Security
7 2 (5.56%) BIG-IP
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.56%) Junos
7 2 (5.56%) NX-OS
7 2 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Analyst
2 16 (44.44%) Security Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) SOC Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Network Administrator
4 6 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Security Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Firewall Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) Information Security Officer
8 1 (2.78%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) CGI
1 5 (13.89%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 24 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 20 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (36.11%) Security Operations Centre
4 11 (30.56%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (13.89%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Malware Analysis
2 14 (38.89%) Information Security
2 14 (38.89%) Security Operations
3 13 (36.11%) Network Packet Capture
3 13 (36.11%) Open Source
3 13 (36.11%) Security Monitoring
4 8 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (22.22%) SIEM
5 7 (19.44%) Analytics
5 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (19.44%) Functional Testing
5 7 (19.44%) SDLC
5 7 (19.44%) Security Testing
5 7 (19.44%) Threat Analysis
6 6 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) Threat Detection
8 4 (11.11%) Identity Management
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 24 (66.67%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) CCSA
3 3 (8.33%) CCSE
3 3 (8.33%) CISSP
3 3 (8.33%) JNCIA
3 3 (8.33%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (2.78%) NIST 800
3 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) NFS
2 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Cisco
1 11 (30.56%) Juniper
2 9 (25.00%) F5
3 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Blue Coat
4 3 (8.33%) Crossbeam
4 3 (8.33%) McAfee
4 3 (8.33%) Sourcefire
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.56%) SAP