Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England > South East
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 342 433 468
Rank change year-on-year +91 +35 -10
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 53 89 87
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.33% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.97% 2.08% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 49 78 72
Median annual salary £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% -13.64% -
10th Percentile £47,654 £35,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,500 £77,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -8.33%

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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,693 4,279 5,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.99% 16.44% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,064 3,329 4,017
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,150
90th Percentile £73,200 £71,250 £67,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in the South East

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Intrusion Detection in the South East.

Salary trend for Intrusion Detection in the South East

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Intrusion Detection in the South East over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Intrusion Detection in the South East

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the South East region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
Thames Valley +61 22 £66,250 +39.47% 1
Berkshire +50 14 £67,500 +3.85% 1
Surrey +59 9 £65,000 +34.72%
West Sussex +30 9 £70,000 +52.17%
Hampshire +51 8 £65,000 +13.04%
Oxfordshire +23 8 £51,518 -26.40%
East Sussex +24 4 £77,500 +3.33%
Kent - 1 £60,000 -
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 38 (71.70%) Firewall
2 27 (50.94%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (47.17%) Information Security
4 23 (43.40%) CISSP
5 20 (37.74%) CISM
5 20 (37.74%) Network Security
6 19 (35.85%) Degree
6 19 (35.85%) TCP/IP
6 19 (35.85%) SIEM
6 19 (35.85%) Vulnerability Management
7 18 (33.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (30.19%) Network Monitoring
9 15 (28.30%) Azure
10 13 (24.53%) Windows
10 13 (24.53%) Linux
10 13 (24.53%) Security Cleared
11 12 (22.64%) VPN
11 12 (22.64%) Cisco
11 12 (22.64%) CISA
11 12 (22.64%) Forensic Analysis
12 11 (20.75%) Security Operations
12 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
13 10 (18.87%) AWS
13 10 (18.87%) Information Security Management
13 10 (18.87%) Security Management
13 10 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (18.87%) GDPR
13 10 (18.87%) IaaS
13 10 (18.87%) PaaS
13 10 (18.87%) Data Centre

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (5.66%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.30%) Azure
2 10 (18.87%) AWS
2 10 (18.87%) IaaS
2 10 (18.87%) PaaS
3 9 (16.98%) SaaS
4 7 (13.21%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (71.70%) Firewall
2 20 (37.74%) Network Security
3 19 (35.85%) TCP/IP
4 12 (22.64%) VPN
5 9 (16.98%) BGP
5 9 (16.98%) HSRP
5 9 (16.98%) IPsec
5 9 (16.98%) LAN
5 9 (16.98%) OSPF
5 9 (16.98%) VoIP
5 9 (16.98%) VRRP
5 9 (16.98%) WAN
6 8 (15.09%) Wireless
7 7 (13.21%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (13.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (13.21%) FCoE
7 7 (13.21%) Multicast
8 6 (11.32%) iSCSI
9 5 (9.43%) Internet
9 5 (9.43%) SAN
General
1 8 (15.09%) Legal
2 7 (13.21%) Military
3 6 (11.32%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Architect
1 15 (28.30%) Security Architect
2 11 (20.75%) Security Manager
3 10 (18.87%) Security Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) IT Manager
4 9 (16.98%) IT Security Manager
4 9 (16.98%) Network Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Network Architect
5 7 (13.21%) Network Security Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Security Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Security Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Security Technical Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.66%) CISSP Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 3 (5.66%) IT Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Firewall Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) Middleware
2 2 (3.77%) ModSecurity
3 1 (1.89%) LDAP
3 1 (1.89%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.09%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.55%) PKI
4 4 (7.55%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (7.55%) Smart Home
5 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.66%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (5.66%) User Experience
6 2 (3.77%) BYOD
6 2 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Linux
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (47.17%) Information Security
3 19 (35.85%) SIEM
3 19 (35.85%) Vulnerability Management
4 16 (30.19%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (22.64%) Forensic Analysis
6 11 (20.75%) Security Operations
7 10 (18.87%) Information Security Management
7 10 (18.87%) Security Management
8 9 (16.98%) Change Control
8 9 (16.98%) Data Protection
8 9 (16.98%) Load Balancing
8 9 (16.98%) Network Optimisation
8 9 (16.98%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (15.09%) Decision-Making
9 8 (15.09%) Information Governance
9 8 (15.09%) Information Management
9 8 (15.09%) Online Security
9 8 (15.09%) Security Patching
9 8 (15.09%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) CISSP
2 20 (37.74%) CISM
3 19 (35.85%) Degree
4 13 (24.53%) Security Cleared
5 12 (22.64%) CISA
6 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
7 10 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (15.09%) CCNP
9 5 (9.43%) CEH
10 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
11 3 (5.66%) CCNA
11 3 (5.66%) GIAC
11 3 (5.66%) IISP
11 3 (5.66%) SANS
12 2 (3.77%) CCSA
12 2 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (3.77%) CREST Certified
12 2 (3.77%) GCIA
12 2 (3.77%) GCIH
12 2 (3.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (33.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (18.87%) GDPR
3 9 (16.98%) JSP 440
4 8 (15.09%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (7.55%) PCI DSS
5 4 (7.55%) SLA
6 3 (5.66%) NIST
7 2 (3.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (3.77%) NIST 800
8 1 (1.89%) IEC 61508
8 1 (1.89%) NCSC
8 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (3.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (3.77%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Cisco
2 9 (16.98%) CheckPoint
3 8 (15.09%) SolarWinds
4 7 (13.21%) Citrix
5 5 (9.43%) NetApp
6 4 (7.55%) Palo Alto
7 3 (5.66%) LogRhythm
8 2 (3.77%) Forcepoint
8 2 (3.77%) Juniper
9 1 (1.89%) CA
9 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.89%) Siemens
9 1 (1.89%) Sophos
9 1 (1.89%) Wonderware