Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 460 483 485
Rank change year-on-year +23 +2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 76 63 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.22% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 1.21% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72 43 85
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £40,500 £31,000 £35,100
90th Percentile £67,500 £78,750 £72,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.82% -11.36% -

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 4,534 5,213 7,372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.56% 18.00% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3,558 4,187 5,893
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Intrusion Detection as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in the South East over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 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
Thames Valley -18 35 £60,000 -7.69% 8
Hampshire -2 19 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Surrey +39 18 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Berkshire -9 17 £55,000 +61.76% 8
Buckinghamshire - 10 £58,750 -
Kent +14 9 £47,500 - 1
Oxfordshire -28 8 £90,000 +16.13%
Middlesex - 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 - - 2
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 52 (68.42%) Firewall
2 32 (42.11%) Network Security
3 31 (40.79%) VPN
4 30 (39.47%) Information Security
5 23 (30.26%) SIEM
6 21 (27.63%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (26.32%) Windows
7 20 (26.32%) Linux
8 19 (25.00%) LAN
9 18 (23.68%) IPsec
9 18 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (22.37%) DNS
11 16 (21.05%) WAN
11 16 (21.05%) Internet
11 16 (21.05%) CISSP
11 16 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (21.05%) CEH
12 15 (19.74%) Kalman Filter
12 15 (19.74%) Computer Science
12 15 (19.74%) Problem Management
13 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (18.42%) Change Management
13 14 (18.42%) Cisco
14 13 (17.11%) PKI
14 13 (17.11%) Telecoms
14 13 (17.11%) Management Information System
14 13 (17.11%) Network Architecture
14 13 (17.11%) Degree
15 12 (15.79%) Incident Management

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 4 (5.26%) Apache
1 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.26%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.21%) Office 365
4 4 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (68.42%) Firewall
2 32 (42.11%) Network Security
3 31 (40.79%) VPN
4 19 (25.00%) LAN
5 18 (23.68%) IPsec
6 17 (22.37%) DNS
7 16 (21.05%) Internet
7 16 (21.05%) WAN
8 10 (13.16%) TCP/IP
9 9 (11.84%) MPLS
9 9 (11.84%) SSL
10 6 (7.89%) NetScaler
10 6 (7.89%) SAN
10 6 (7.89%) VLAN
10 6 (7.89%) Wireless
11 5 (6.58%) Ethernet
12 4 (5.26%) DHCP
12 4 (5.26%) DMZ
12 4 (5.26%) VPLS
12 4 (5.26%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
1 4 (5.26%) Redis
General
1 13 (17.11%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.58%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Security Engineer
2 20 (26.32%) Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Security Analyst
4 10 (13.16%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Network Manager
6 8 (10.53%) SOC Analyst
7 7 (9.21%) IT Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) CISSP Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Consultant
8 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (6.58%) IT Security Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Security Consultant
8 5 (6.58%) SIEM Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Engineering Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Network Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Network Engineering Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (3.95%) CGI
2 3 (3.95%) LDAP
3 2 (2.63%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.74%) Computer Science
3 13 (17.11%) Management Information System
3 13 (17.11%) PKI
4 7 (9.21%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (6.58%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.26%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.95%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 2 (2.63%) Clustering
8 2 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.32%) Cybercrime
9 1 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) Linux
1 20 (26.32%) Windows
2 11 (14.47%) Solaris
3 5 (6.58%) Unix
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) Information Security
2 23 (30.26%) SIEM
3 21 (27.63%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (19.74%) Kalman Filter
4 15 (19.74%) Problem Management
5 14 (18.42%) Change Management
6 13 (17.11%) Network Architecture
7 12 (15.79%) Incident Management
8 11 (14.47%) Computer Security
8 11 (14.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (14.47%) Software Deployment
9 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (10.53%) Analytics
10 8 (10.53%) Data Security
10 8 (10.53%) Load Balancing
10 8 (10.53%) Security Architecture
10 8 (10.53%) Security Operations
10 8 (10.53%) Threat Analysis
10 8 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (9.21%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.21%) Java
2 4 (5.26%) PHP
2 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.26%) Ruby
2 4 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) CEH
1 16 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (21.05%) CISSP
2 13 (17.11%) Degree
3 12 (15.79%) CCNP
4 10 (13.16%) CISM
5 7 (9.21%) CCNA
6 6 (7.89%) GSEC
7 5 (6.58%) CCIE
7 5 (6.58%) GCIH
8 4 (5.26%) GCIA
8 4 (5.26%) GIAC
8 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.95%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (3.95%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 2 (2.63%) CCSE
10 2 (2.63%) CREST Certified
10 2 (2.63%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (14.47%) FISMA
2 11 (14.47%) SLA
3 7 (9.21%) GDPR
4 3 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (3.95%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.32%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.26%) vSphere
2 4 (5.26%) XenApp
2 4 (5.26%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.95%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (9.21%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (9.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (5.26%) Nessus
3 4 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (2.63%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.63%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Cisco
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.16%) Symantec
3 8 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 8 (10.53%) Citrix
3 8 (10.53%) McAfee
3 8 (10.53%) Sophos
4 7 (9.21%) Trend Micro
5 6 (7.89%) Blue Coat
5 6 (7.89%) F5
6 5 (6.58%) Juniper
6 5 (6.58%) Palo Alto
7 4 (5.26%) Forcepoint
7 4 (5.26%) Intel
7 4 (5.26%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.26%) Splunk
7 4 (5.26%) VMware
7 4 (5.26%) Zscaler
8 2 (2.63%) ArcSight
8 2 (2.63%) Fortinet