Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 278 298 304
Rank change year-on-year +20 +6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 50 41 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.49% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.76% 2.04% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 46
South West median annual salary £46,000 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.68% +14.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £36,875
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 1810 2012 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.58% 18.41% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1484 1652 1946
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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
Gloucestershire +39 27 £46,000 -12.38% 5
Bristol -36 6 £46,250 -9.76%
Somerset -11 1 £49,000 +4.04%
Wiltshire - 1 £32,500 -
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 46 (92.00%) Firewall
2 42 (84.00%) Security Cleared
3 33 (66.00%) Windows
4 31 (62.00%) Network Security
5 29 (58.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 28 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (56.00%) DV Cleared
6 28 (56.00%) Service Delivery
6 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
6 28 (56.00%) McAfee
7 27 (54.00%) Service Management
7 27 (54.00%) ITSM
7 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
7 27 (54.00%) ITIL
7 27 (54.00%) SharePoint
7 27 (54.00%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
7 27 (54.00%) Hyper-V
7 27 (54.00%) PowerShell
7 27 (54.00%) ITIL V3
7 27 (54.00%) SCCM
7 27 (54.00%) Degree
7 27 (54.00%) Problem Management
7 27 (54.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (54.00%) Windows Server
7 27 (54.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 27 (54.00%) Proactive Management
8 19 (38.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 18 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (36.00%) Office 365

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 27 (54.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.00%) JBoss
2 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (36.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (92.00%) Firewall
2 31 (62.00%) Network Security
3 8 (16.00%) VLAN
3 8 (16.00%) VPN
4 5 (10.00%) DHCP
4 5 (10.00%) DNS
4 5 (10.00%) FTP
4 5 (10.00%) HTTP
4 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.00%) tcpdump
4 5 (10.00%) Telnet
4 5 (10.00%) Wireshark
5 4 (8.00%) BGP
5 4 (8.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (8.00%) HSRP
5 4 (8.00%) HTTPS
5 4 (8.00%) MPLS
5 4 (8.00%) OSPF
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.00%) Flink
2 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.00%) Infinispan
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (12.00%) Military
2 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 16 (32.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 16 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Security Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Information Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.00%) HornetQ
2 1 (2.00%) Kafka
2 1 (2.00%) LAMP
2 1 (2.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.00%) Spring
2 1 (2.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 29 (58.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 28 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (32.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.00%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.00%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 33 (66.00%) Windows
2 27 (54.00%) Windows Server
2 27 (54.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (22.00%) Windows 10
4 8 (16.00%) Linux
5 4 (8.00%) Unix
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Service Delivery
2 27 (54.00%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (54.00%) ITIL
2 27 (54.00%) ITIL V3
2 27 (54.00%) ITSM
2 27 (54.00%) Proactive Management
2 27 (54.00%) Problem Management
2 27 (54.00%) Service Management
3 17 (34.00%) Threat Detection
4 16 (32.00%) Boundary Protection
4 16 (32.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 16 (32.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 9 (18.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (8.00%) Computer Forensics
6 4 (8.00%) Data Security
6 4 (8.00%) Network Architecture
6 4 (8.00%) Performance Measurement
6 4 (8.00%) SIEM
6 4 (8.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.00%) C
3 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) C++
3 1 (2.00%) Groovy
3 1 (2.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.00%) Python
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (84.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (56.00%) DV Cleared
3 27 (54.00%) Degree
4 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (14.00%) CISSP
6 6 (12.00%) GIAC
7 4 (8.00%) GCIA
7 4 (8.00%) GSEC
7 4 (8.00%) SANS
8 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.00%) CCNA
9 1 (2.00%) CISM
9 1 (2.00%) CISMP
9 1 (2.00%) RHCE
9 1 (2.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (2.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
1 27 (54.00%) Hyper-V
1 27 (54.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 16 (32.00%) BitLocker
3 7 (14.00%) Snort
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (2.00%) Gluster
5 1 (2.00%) iptables
5 1 (2.00%) KVM
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (54.00%) SCCM
2 16 (32.00%) SCOM
2 16 (32.00%) SCVMM
3 11 (22.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 10 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 7 (14.00%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 5 (10.00%) EnCase
6 5 (10.00%) Suricata
7 4 (8.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 4 (8.00%) Nessus
8 2 (4.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (2.00%) Check_MK
9 1 (2.00%) Grafana
9 1 (2.00%) Graylog
9 1 (2.00%) Kibana
9 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (2.00%) Nagios
9 1 (2.00%) Pingdom
9 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) McAfee
1 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) Cisco
3 8 (16.00%) Dell
4 5 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (8.00%) ArcSight
5 4 (8.00%) Xerox
6 2 (4.00%) CyberArk
6 2 (4.00%) Forcepoint
6 2 (4.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.00%) Infobright
7 1 (2.00%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.00%) New Relic
7 1 (2.00%) PagerDuty
7 1 (2.00%) Qualys
7 1 (2.00%) Splunk
7 1 (2.00%) Thales