Period
to 29 February 2020

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 29 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England > South West
6 months to
29 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 246 297 247
Rank change year-on-year +51 -50 +49
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 43 32 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.53% 0.32% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 2.11% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 46
South West median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +13.99% +9.66%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £68,125
England median annual salary £62,500 £56,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.61% -2.61% -4.17%

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 1,414 1,520 1,888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.52% 14.97% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,126 1,148 1,489
South West median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% +1.18% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,688 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,350
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 29 February 2020.

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 29 February 2020. 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 +8 18 £45,000 -22.75% 1
Bristol +45 10 £65,000 +44.44% 3
Wiltshire -5 8 £57,500 -4.17% 2
Somerset +22 5 £40,000 +21.21% 2
Devon - 1 £40,000 - 1
Dorset - 1 £62,500 -
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 29 February 2020, 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 28 (65.12%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (53.49%) Windows
3 22 (51.16%) DNS
4 21 (48.84%) Python
5 20 (46.51%) HTTP
5 20 (46.51%) TCP/IP
5 20 (46.51%) Firewall
6 19 (44.19%) Linux
7 17 (39.53%) Information Security
8 16 (37.21%) Security Monitoring
9 15 (34.88%) Internet
10 13 (30.23%) SMTP
11 12 (27.91%) PHP
11 12 (27.91%) CISSP
12 11 (25.58%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (25.58%) SIEM
13 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
13 10 (23.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 9 (20.93%) Vulnerability Management
14 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
14 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
14 9 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 8 (18.60%) Ethical Hacking
15 8 (18.60%) CEH
15 8 (18.60%) Wireshark
15 8 (18.60%) Finance
15 8 (18.60%) Perl
16 7 (16.28%) Solaris
16 7 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
17 6 (13.95%) Forensic Analysis

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 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Azure
2 4 (9.30%) AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (51.16%) DNS
2 20 (46.51%) Firewall
2 20 (46.51%) HTTP
2 20 (46.51%) TCP/IP
3 15 (34.88%) Internet
4 13 (30.23%) SMTP
5 8 (18.60%) Wireshark
6 5 (11.63%) tcpdump
6 5 (11.63%) WAN
7 4 (9.30%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (9.30%) Unified Communications
8 3 (6.98%) VPN
9 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.65%) MPLS
9 2 (4.65%) SSL
10 1 (2.33%) LAN
10 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Apache Hive
1 2 (4.65%) Big Data
1 2 (4.65%) Impala
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Burp Suite
1 3 (6.98%) Metasploit
2 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket Server
2 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) git-flow
2 2 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Public Sector
3 2 (4.65%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Incident Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Security Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Security Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
4 5 (11.63%) IT Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) IT Security Officer
6 3 (6.98%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Security Officer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Incident Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) IT Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (4.65%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (6.98%) CESG
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (4.65%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 2 (4.65%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.33%) Cyberattack
6 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Windows
2 19 (44.19%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Solaris
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (39.53%) Information Security
3 16 (37.21%) Security Monitoring
4 11 (25.58%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (25.58%) SIEM
5 10 (23.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 9 (20.93%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (18.60%) Ethical Hacking
8 7 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (13.95%) Behavioural Analysis
9 6 (13.95%) Forensic Analysis
9 6 (13.95%) ISMS
9 6 (13.95%) Network Design
9 6 (13.95%) Security Operations
9 6 (13.95%) Threat Modelling
10 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
10 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
10 5 (11.63%) OWASP
10 5 (11.63%) Security Management
10 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) Python
2 12 (27.91%) PHP
3 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
4 8 (18.60%) Perl
5 5 (11.63%) SQL
6 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.98%) C
8 2 (4.65%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) CISSP
2 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
3 8 (18.60%) CEH
4 6 (13.95%) CISM
4 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
5 5 (11.63%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (9.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (9.30%) Degree
6 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.98%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (6.98%) GIAC
7 3 (6.98%) SANS
8 2 (4.65%) CCNA
8 2 (4.65%) CISA
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.65%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (4.65%) MCSE
8 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.65%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (4.65%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.65%) NIST
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.63%) Snort
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) SCCM
1 4 (9.30%) SCOM
2 3 (6.98%) Nmap
3 2 (4.65%) Oozie
4 1 (2.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco
2 4 (9.30%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) LogRhythm
4 2 (4.65%) Splunk
5 1 (2.33%) BT
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) SAP