Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 464 460 485
Rank change year-on-year -4 +25 +15
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 84 78 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.66% 1.38% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 77 57 88
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22% -18.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £39,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £78,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,750
% change year-on-year - +6.28% -5.91%

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 5,058 5,656 8,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.56% 18.90% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3,959 4,573 6,681
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +3 33 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Kent +40 28 £55,000 +15.79%
Buckinghamshire +19 22 £60,000 +9.09%
Hampshire -16 16 £32,500 -27.78%
Berkshire -10 8 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Surrey +9 7 £62,500 +2.04% 2
Oxfordshire -10 3 £65,000 -16.13% 1
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 45 (53.57%) Firewall
2 44 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (50.00%) CCNP
4 40 (47.62%) VPN
5 38 (45.24%) Cisco
6 28 (33.33%) LAN
6 28 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 28 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 28 (33.33%) F5
7 27 (32.14%) SIEM
7 27 (32.14%) MPLS
7 27 (32.14%) Data Security
7 27 (32.14%) VLAN
8 26 (30.95%) Finance
8 26 (30.95%) Change Management
8 26 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
9 25 (29.76%) Load Balancing
9 25 (29.76%) Network Security
9 25 (29.76%) Capacity Planning
9 25 (29.76%) WAN
9 25 (29.76%) Citrix
9 25 (29.76%) CCNA
10 24 (28.57%) Information Security
10 24 (28.57%) Blue Coat
10 24 (28.57%) NetScaler
11 23 (27.38%) Network Architecture
11 23 (27.38%) VPLS
11 23 (27.38%) SolarWinds
11 23 (27.38%) Kalman Filter
11 23 (27.38%) Private Cloud

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 (4.76%) Apache
1 4 (4.76%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 28 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (53.57%) Firewall
2 40 (47.62%) VPN
3 28 (33.33%) LAN
4 27 (32.14%) MPLS
4 27 (32.14%) VLAN
5 25 (29.76%) Network Security
5 25 (29.76%) WAN
6 24 (28.57%) NetScaler
7 23 (27.38%) DMZ
7 23 (27.38%) VPLS
7 23 (27.38%) WLAN
8 15 (17.86%) DNS
9 13 (15.48%) IPsec
10 11 (13.10%) Internet
11 9 (10.71%) TCP/IP
12 7 (8.33%) SSH
13 6 (7.14%) HTTP
13 6 (7.14%) Wireless
14 5 (5.95%) iSCSI
14 5 (5.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 4 (4.76%) Redis
General
1 26 (30.95%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (38.10%) Security Engineer
2 28 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 18 (21.43%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 16 (19.05%) Analyst
4 16 (19.05%) SIEM Engineer
5 13 (15.48%) Security Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Compliance Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Information Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Information Security Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Security Compliance Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Consultant
8 3 (3.57%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.57%) IT Security Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Network Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Security Consultant
8 3 (3.57%) Security Manager
9 2 (2.38%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (3.57%) LDAP
3 2 (2.38%) POSIX
4 1 (1.19%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.19%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.38%) Private Cloud
2 21 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (20.24%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 9 (10.71%) Data Centre
6 8 (9.52%) Management Information System
7 7 (8.33%) PKI
8 5 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (1.19%) Clustering
10 1 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (1.19%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Linux
2 10 (11.90%) Windows
3 6 (7.14%) Solaris
4 5 (5.95%) Unix
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 27 (32.14%) Data Security
2 27 (32.14%) SIEM
3 26 (30.95%) Change Management
4 25 (29.76%) Capacity Planning
4 25 (29.76%) Load Balancing
5 24 (28.57%) Information Security
6 23 (27.38%) Kalman Filter
6 23 (27.38%) Network Architecture
6 23 (27.38%) Risk Management
6 23 (27.38%) Service Management
7 22 (26.19%) Incident Management
8 20 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
9 18 (21.43%) Secure Coding
9 18 (21.43%) Threat Modelling
10 15 (17.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 15 (17.86%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 9 (10.71%) Client Onboarding
11 9 (10.71%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.14%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) Java
3 4 (4.76%) PHP
3 4 (4.76%) Ruby
4 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (50.00%) CCNP
3 25 (29.76%) CCNA
4 23 (27.38%) CCIE
5 22 (26.19%) CEH
5 22 (26.19%) CISSP
6 18 (21.43%) GSEC
7 9 (10.71%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 6 (7.14%) Degree
9 5 (5.95%) GIAC
10 4 (4.76%) CISM
10 4 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
10 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
11 3 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (2.38%) GCIA
12 2 (2.38%) GCIH
13 1 (1.19%) CCSE
13 1 (1.19%) CISA
13 1 (1.19%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (15.48%) GDPR
3 6 (7.14%) FISMA
3 6 (7.14%) SLA
4 1 (1.19%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.76%) NFS
3 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.38%) vSphere
3 2 (2.38%) XenApp
3 2 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (4.76%) Nessus
2 4 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.19%) Endace
3 1 (1.19%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.19%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.19%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 38 (45.24%) Cisco
2 28 (33.33%) F5
3 25 (29.76%) Citrix
4 24 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 23 (27.38%) Forcepoint
5 23 (27.38%) SolarWinds
5 23 (27.38%) Zscaler
6 8 (9.52%) Juniper
7 6 (7.14%) Symantec
8 5 (5.95%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.95%) McAfee
8 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
8 5 (5.95%) Sophos
9 4 (4.76%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.76%) Trend Micro
10 2 (2.38%) HP
10 2 (2.38%) Intel
10 2 (2.38%) Oracle
10 2 (2.38%) VMware
10 2 (2.38%) White Clarke