Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England > South West
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 262 273 310
Rank change year-on-year +11 +37 -4
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 56 64 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.56% 0.63% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.68% 3.47% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 50 41 32
South West median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% -8.91% +12.22%
10th Percentile £35,621 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £68,500 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%

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 1,523 1,843 1,936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.18% 18.14% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,176 1,489 1,593
South West median annual salary £44,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.23% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,700 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in the South 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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 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
Wiltshire +22 34 £55,000 -26.67% 1
Bristol +21 11 £42,500 -8.11%
Gloucestershire -9 9 £45,000 -2.17% 2
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 West region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 47 (83.93%) Firewall
2 37 (66.07%) Microsoft
3 36 (64.29%) Windows
4 33 (58.93%) Cisco
4 33 (58.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (58.93%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (51.79%) Security Cleared
6 26 (46.43%) PowerShell
6 26 (46.43%) SCCM
6 26 (46.43%) SCOM
6 26 (46.43%) Linux
6 26 (46.43%) Active Directory
6 26 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (46.43%) Hybrid Cloud
6 26 (46.43%) Windows Server
6 26 (46.43%) Virtual Desktop
7 24 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
7 24 (42.86%) Data Protection
8 22 (39.29%) DV Cleared
9 20 (35.71%) Blackberry
9 20 (35.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 20 (35.71%) Project Management
9 20 (35.71%) MS Exchange
9 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Project
9 20 (35.71%) PRINCE2
9 20 (35.71%) Windows 7
9 20 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (35.71%) SC Cleared
9 20 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 20 (35.71%) Technical Architecture

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 (35.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 20 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 33 (58.93%) Amazon AWS
1 33 (58.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (17.86%) Office 365
3 3 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 47 (83.93%) Firewall
2 20 (35.71%) Software-Defined Networking
2 20 (35.71%) Unified Communications
3 14 (25.00%) VPN
4 8 (14.29%) Network Security
5 7 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 7 (12.50%) MPLS
6 6 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (10.71%) OSPF
6 6 (10.71%) Wireless
6 6 (10.71%) Wireshark
7 4 (7.14%) ADSL
7 4 (7.14%) BGP
7 4 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (7.14%) iSCSI
7 4 (7.14%) LAN
7 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.14%) VoIP
7 4 (7.14%) VRRP
7 4 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (8.93%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.57%) Automotive
2 2 (3.57%) Legal
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Architect
2 17 (30.36%) Lead Architect
2 17 (30.36%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 17 (30.36%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (17.86%) Security Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Security Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Information Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Operational Security Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Operations Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Security Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Security Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Security Operations Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Design Leader
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) J2EE
2 2 (3.57%) OAuth
2 2 (3.57%) OpenID
2 2 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (46.43%) Hybrid Cloud
2 20 (35.71%) Blackberry
3 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 6 (10.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.57%) Cyberattack
7 2 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (64.29%) Windows
2 26 (46.43%) Linux
2 26 (46.43%) Windows Server
2 26 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 20 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 14 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (3.57%) Android
5 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) Data Protection
1 24 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
2 20 (35.71%) ArchiMate
2 20 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 20 (35.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 20 (35.71%) PRINCE2
2 20 (35.71%) Project Management
2 20 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
2 20 (35.71%) TOGAF
3 19 (33.93%) Information Security
4 15 (26.79%) MODAF
5 10 (17.86%) ITIL
5 10 (17.86%) Service Delivery
6 8 (14.29%) ITSM
6 8 (14.29%) Service Management
6 8 (14.29%) SIEM
7 7 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 7 (12.50%) Security Operations
8 6 (10.71%) Data Loss Prevention
8 6 (10.71%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (51.79%) Security Cleared
2 22 (39.29%) DV Cleared
3 20 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 20 (35.71%) TOGAF Certification
4 7 (12.50%) CISM
4 7 (12.50%) CISSP
5 6 (10.71%) Degree
6 4 (7.14%) MCT
7 3 (5.36%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (5.36%) MCSA
7 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.57%) CCNA
8 2 (3.57%) CCNP
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.57%) SANS
9 1 (1.79%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 10 (17.86%) GDPR
3 8 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (7.14%) SLA
6 3 (5.36%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (3.57%) GPG13
7 2 (3.57%) IASME
System Software
1 26 (46.43%) Active Directory
1 26 (46.43%) Virtual Desktop
2 20 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.07%) Snort
4 6 (10.71%) BitLocker
4 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 26 (46.43%) SCCM
1 26 (46.43%) SCOM
2 20 (35.71%) vRealize
3 6 (10.71%) SCVMM
4 5 (8.93%) FortiGate
4 5 (8.93%) OSSEC
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 37 (66.07%) Microsoft
2 33 (58.93%) Cisco
3 20 (35.71%) VMware
4 13 (23.21%) CheckPoint
5 10 (17.86%) McAfee
6 9 (16.07%) LogRhythm
7 6 (10.71%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.14%) Brocade
8 4 (7.14%) BT
8 4 (7.14%) Forcepoint
8 4 (7.14%) Juniper
8 4 (7.14%) Meraki
8 4 (7.14%) Siemens
8 4 (7.14%) Sophos
8 4 (7.14%) WatchGuard
9 3 (5.36%) Dell
9 3 (5.36%) Google
9 3 (5.36%) Qualys
10 2 (3.57%) Clearswift
11 1 (1.79%) Thales