Period
to 5 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England > South West
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 248 265 283
Rank change year-on-year +17 +18 +17
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 66 63 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.69% 0.62% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.99% 4.02% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 48 53 40
South West median annual salary £61,250 £55,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.36% +19.57% -9.80%
10th Percentile £40,875 £35,850 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%

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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,656 1,567 1,831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.20% 15.35% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,314 1,225 1,485
South West median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +2.41% +10.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,375 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in the South West

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Intrusion Detection in the South West

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in the South West over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Intrusion Detection in the South West

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 5 December 2019. 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
Wiltshire -3 36 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Bristol +25 14 £62,500 +47.06% 3
Gloucestershire -25 9 £42,500 - 2
Somerset - 5 £42,500 - 1
Dorset - 2 £62,500 - 2
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 40 (60.61%) Cybersecurity
2 36 (54.55%) Linux
3 33 (50.00%) Firewall
4 31 (46.97%) Windows
5 26 (39.39%) Security Architecture
6 25 (37.88%) Security Cleared
6 25 (37.88%) Security Monitoring
7 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
8 22 (33.33%) WAN
9 21 (31.82%) Cisco
9 21 (31.82%) Unified Communications
9 21 (31.82%) Public Sector
10 20 (30.30%) Project Delivery
10 20 (30.30%) Windows Server
10 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (30.30%) Data Protection
10 20 (30.30%) SCCM
10 20 (30.30%) SCOM
10 20 (30.30%) MS Exchange
11 19 (28.79%) Internet
11 19 (28.79%) Cisco Nexus
11 19 (28.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 18 (27.27%) Information Security
12 18 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
13 17 (25.76%) Penetration Testing
13 17 (25.76%) Management Information System
13 17 (25.76%) Architectural Design
14 16 (24.24%) IT Strategy
14 16 (24.24%) Information Assurance

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 20 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.73%) AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Azure
3 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (50.00%) Firewall
2 22 (33.33%) WAN
3 21 (31.82%) Unified Communications
4 19 (28.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 19 (28.79%) Internet
5 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 8 (12.12%) DNS
7 7 (10.61%) HTTP
8 6 (9.09%) Network Security
8 6 (9.09%) SMTP
9 3 (4.55%) LAN
9 3 (4.55%) VPN
10 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.52%) MPLS
10 1 (1.52%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.52%) Big Data
1 1 (1.52%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket Server
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.52%) git-flow
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 21 (31.82%) Public Sector
2 12 (18.18%) Finance
3 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.06%) Electronics
5 3 (4.55%) Marketing
5 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (48.48%) Architect
2 21 (31.82%) Analyst
3 17 (25.76%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (24.24%) Network Architect
5 14 (21.21%) Security Architect
6 11 (16.67%) Security Analyst
7 9 (13.64%) IT Analyst
8 8 (12.12%) IoT Architect
9 7 (10.61%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 7 (10.61%) Security Engineer
10 6 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
11 5 (7.58%) Cybersecurity Engineer
12 4 (6.06%) IT Architect
12 4 (6.06%) IT Security Architect
12 4 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (6.06%) SOC Analyst
13 3 (4.55%) Design Engineer
13 3 (4.55%) IT Support
13 3 (4.55%) Network Engineer
13 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.52%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Management Information System
2 10 (15.15%) Internet of Things
3 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.52%) CESG
5 1 (1.52%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (1.52%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (54.55%) Linux
2 31 (46.97%) Windows
3 20 (30.30%) Windows Server
3 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (60.61%) Cybersecurity
2 26 (39.39%) Security Architecture
3 25 (37.88%) Security Monitoring
4 20 (30.30%) Data Protection
4 20 (30.30%) Project Delivery
5 19 (28.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 18 (27.27%) Information Security
6 18 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
7 17 (25.76%) Architectural Design
7 17 (25.76%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (24.24%) Information Assurance
8 16 (24.24%) IT Strategy
9 12 (18.18%) OWASP
10 11 (16.67%) Scrum
11 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (15.15%) DevSecOps
11 10 (15.15%) Security Operations
12 9 (13.64%) SIEM
13 8 (12.12%) Incident Management
13 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) Python
2 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 6 (9.09%) PHP
4 4 (6.06%) Perl
5 2 (3.03%) C
6 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (37.88%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.18%) CISSP
3 7 (10.61%) CISM
3 7 (10.61%) DV Cleared
4 6 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (9.09%) Degree
4 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.58%) CEH
5 5 (7.58%) CESG Certified Professional
5 5 (7.58%) CISA
6 3 (4.55%) GIAC
6 3 (4.55%) SANS
7 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.03%) OSCP
8 1 (1.52%) CCIE
8 1 (1.52%) CCNA
8 1 (1.52%) CCNP
8 1 (1.52%) MCSE
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (18.18%) NIST
2 8 (12.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (30.30%) SCCM
1 20 (30.30%) SCOM
2 1 (1.52%) Oozie
2 1 (1.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.82%) Cisco
3 9 (13.64%) VMware
4 3 (4.55%) LogRhythm
4 3 (4.55%) Qualys
4 3 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Splunk