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

Intrusion Detection
England > South West
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 307 291
Rank change year-on-year +92 -16 +22
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 119 25 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.11% 0.24% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.38% 1.61% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 60 11 37
South West median annual salary £50,750 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.88% -20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,125 £35,000 £34,900
90th Percentile £78,750 £51,750 £60,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -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 1,865 1,552 2,183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.39% 15.04% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,487 1,229 1,817
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,100 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,250 £60,000
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 18 June 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 18 June 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 - 31 £51,500 - 2
Gloucestershire +38 29 £67,500 +68.75%
Bristol -1 15 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 98 (82.35%) Firewall
2 77 (64.71%) Windows
3 76 (63.87%) Microsoft
4 63 (52.94%) ITIL
5 62 (52.10%) Network Security
6 61 (51.26%) Security Cleared
7 58 (48.74%) Active Directory
8 51 (42.86%) Windows Server
9 50 (42.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 50 (42.02%) SCCM
10 49 (41.18%) PowerShell
10 49 (41.18%) Virtual Desktop
11 47 (39.50%) Hyper-V
12 46 (38.66%) Degree
13 45 (37.82%) Analytical Skills
14 43 (36.13%) ITSM
14 43 (36.13%) Service Management
15 42 (35.29%) Service Delivery
15 42 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
15 42 (35.29%) McAfee
16 41 (34.45%) SQL Server
16 41 (34.45%) SharePoint
16 41 (34.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 41 (34.45%) ITIL V3
17 40 (33.61%) Problem Management
17 40 (33.61%) Cisco
17 40 (33.61%) Proactive Management
18 35 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
19 30 (25.21%) VPN
20 29 (24.37%) Amazon AWS

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 41 (34.45%) SharePoint
2 15 (12.61%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (16.81%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (13.45%) MS Visio
3 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 35 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (24.37%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (22.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 98 (82.35%) Firewall
2 62 (52.10%) Network Security
3 30 (25.21%) VPN
4 25 (21.01%) DNS
5 20 (16.81%) Wireshark
6 19 (15.97%) OSPF
7 18 (15.13%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (15.13%) IPsec
8 17 (14.29%) Cisco Firepower
8 17 (14.29%) Wireless
9 16 (13.45%) Spanning Tree
10 15 (12.61%) DHCP
11 13 (10.92%) TCP/IP
12 9 (7.56%) Unified Communications
13 8 (6.72%) HTTP
13 8 (6.72%) Software-Defined Networking
14 7 (5.88%) MPLS
14 7 (5.88%) VoIP
15 6 (5.04%) Internet
15 6 (5.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (13.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (13.45%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.04%) Back Office
3 4 (3.36%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.36%) Finance
4 1 (0.84%) Electronics
4 1 (0.84%) Games
4 1 (0.84%) Legal
4 1 (0.84%) Marketing
4 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (18.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 22 (18.49%) Wintel Engineer
2 21 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 21 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 21 (17.65%) Network Security Engineer
2 21 (17.65%) Security Engineer
3 20 (16.81%) Cloud Engineer
3 20 (16.81%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 16 (13.45%) Analyst
5 16 (13.45%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 16 (13.45%) Senior Security Engineer
6 11 (9.24%) Architect
7 9 (7.56%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (6.72%) Security Analyst
9 7 (5.88%) Consultant
9 7 (5.88%) Lead Architect
9 7 (5.88%) Security Consultant
9 7 (5.88%) Security Manager
9 7 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.81%) Web Services
2 8 (6.72%) .NET
3 5 (4.20%) SAML
4 4 (3.36%) J2EE
4 4 (3.36%) OAuth
4 4 (3.36%) OpenID
5 3 (2.52%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.84%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (37.82%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (34.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 28 (23.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 16 (13.45%) Cyberthreat
5 15 (12.61%) Cyberattack
6 11 (9.24%) Management Information System
7 9 (7.56%) Data Centre
8 8 (6.72%) Blackberry
9 5 (4.20%) PKI
10 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (3.36%) Public Cloud
11 2 (1.68%) Cyber Defence
12 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 77 (64.71%) Windows
2 51 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 50 (42.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (24.37%) Windows 10
5 25 (21.01%) Linux
6 15 (12.61%) Unix
7 8 (6.72%) Windows 7
8 6 (5.04%) Solaris
8 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.36%) Android
9 4 (3.36%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.84%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (52.94%) ITIL
2 43 (36.13%) ITSM
2 43 (36.13%) Service Management
3 42 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (35.29%) Service Delivery
4 41 (34.45%) ITIL V3
5 40 (33.61%) Proactive Management
5 40 (33.61%) Problem Management
6 25 (21.01%) Data Loss Prevention
7 22 (18.49%) Information Security
7 22 (18.49%) Network Design
8 20 (16.81%) Cybersecurity
8 20 (16.81%) Network Virtualisation
8 20 (16.81%) Threat Detection
9 19 (15.97%) Boundary Protection
10 17 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
10 17 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
11 16 (13.45%) Kalman Filter
12 15 (12.61%) Migration
13 13 (10.92%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 49 (41.18%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.40%) C
2 10 (8.40%) Python
3 6 (5.04%) PHP
4 4 (3.36%) C++
4 4 (3.36%) Java
4 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (51.26%) Security Cleared
2 46 (38.66%) Degree
3 22 (18.49%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (14.29%) CCNP
5 16 (13.45%) CCNA
6 14 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 13 (10.92%) DV Cleared
8 8 (6.72%) TOGAF Certification
9 4 (3.36%) CISM
9 4 (3.36%) CISSP
9 4 (3.36%) PMP
10 2 (1.68%) SANS
11 1 (0.84%) CHECK Team Member
11 1 (0.84%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.84%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.84%) MCT
11 1 (0.84%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (9.24%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.52%) GDPR
4 2 (1.68%) GPG13
5 1 (0.84%) FISMA
5 1 (0.84%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (48.74%) Active Directory
2 49 (41.18%) Virtual Desktop
3 47 (39.50%) Hyper-V
4 20 (16.81%) BitLocker
5 15 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (6.72%) Snort
7 1 (0.84%) NFS
Systems Management
1 50 (42.02%) SCCM
2 29 (24.37%) SCOM
3 21 (17.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 20 (16.81%) SCVMM
5 16 (13.45%) Cisco Prime
6 15 (12.61%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (6.72%) vRealize
8 6 (5.04%) FortiGate
8 6 (5.04%) OSSEC
9 5 (4.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 4 (3.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.84%) Nessus
11 1 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 76 (63.87%) Microsoft
2 42 (35.29%) McAfee
3 40 (33.61%) Cisco
4 17 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 15 (12.61%) Clearswift
5 15 (12.61%) VMware
6 10 (8.40%) Dell
7 8 (6.72%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.04%) EMC
8 6 (5.04%) HP
8 6 (5.04%) LogRhythm
8 6 (5.04%) Nimble Storage
9 4 (3.36%) Juniper
10 2 (1.68%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.68%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.84%) Brocade
11 1 (0.84%) Meraki
11 1 (0.84%) NetScout
11 1 (0.84%) NetWitness
11 1 (0.84%) WatchGuard