Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England > South West
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 299 308
Rank change year-on-year +46 +9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 82 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.80% 0.39% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.16% 2.28% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63 30 29
South West median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% -8.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £39,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -

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 1,588 1,710 2,040
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.52% 17.00% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,274 1,416 1,686
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +35 43 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Gloucestershire 0 16 £45,000 -2.17% 3
Bristol +19 14 £34,736 -32.22% 4
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 71 (86.59%) Firewall
2 58 (70.73%) Microsoft
3 57 (69.51%) Windows
4 46 (56.10%) Cisco
4 46 (56.10%) Security Cleared
5 42 (51.22%) Linux
6 41 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 40 (48.78%) Amazon AWS
7 40 (48.78%) Active Directory
8 39 (47.56%) Windows Server
9 38 (46.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 38 (46.34%) SCCM
10 37 (45.12%) PowerShell
10 37 (45.12%) Virtual Desktop
11 33 (40.24%) SCOM
12 32 (39.02%) Hybrid Cloud
13 31 (37.80%) Security Monitoring
13 31 (37.80%) Data Protection
14 30 (36.59%) SC Cleared
14 30 (36.59%) Windows 10
15 28 (34.15%) DV Cleared
16 27 (32.93%) VMware
16 27 (32.93%) MS Exchange
16 27 (32.93%) VMware Infrastructure
17 26 (31.71%) Technical Architecture
17 26 (31.71%) Unified Communications
17 26 (31.71%) Enterprise Architecture
18 25 (30.49%) TOGAF
18 25 (30.49%) Project Management
18 25 (30.49%) ITIL

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 (32.93%) MS Exchange
2 25 (30.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (30.49%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 41 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (48.78%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (15.85%) Office 365
4 3 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 71 (86.59%) Firewall
2 26 (31.71%) Unified Communications
3 25 (30.49%) Software-Defined Networking
4 22 (26.83%) Network Security
5 21 (25.61%) VPN
6 13 (15.85%) Wireshark
7 12 (14.63%) OSPF
8 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
8 11 (13.41%) Wireless
9 10 (12.20%) DNS
10 9 (10.98%) Ethernet
10 9 (10.98%) MPLS
11 7 (8.54%) Cisco Firepower
11 7 (8.54%) IPsec
12 6 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (7.32%) DHCP
12 6 (7.32%) Spanning Tree
12 6 (7.32%) VoIP
13 5 (6.10%) WAN
13 5 (6.10%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (10.98%) Aerospace
2 6 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.44%) Automotive
3 2 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (34.15%) Architect
2 21 (25.61%) Lead Architect
2 21 (25.61%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 21 (25.61%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (15.85%) Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Security Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Security Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Wintel Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Network Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Security Architect
7 7 (8.54%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Security Manager
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Security Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) Web Services
2 8 (9.76%) .NET
3 5 (6.10%) J2EE
3 5 (6.10%) OAuth
3 5 (6.10%) OpenID
3 5 (6.10%) SAML
4 3 (3.66%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 32 (39.02%) Hybrid Cloud
2 25 (30.49%) Blackberry
3 19 (23.17%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (14.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (10.98%) Data Centre
6 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
7 6 (7.32%) Cyberattack
7 6 (7.32%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (7.32%) PKI
8 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.22%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 57 (69.51%) Windows
2 42 (51.22%) Linux
3 39 (47.56%) Windows Server
4 38 (46.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (36.59%) Windows 10
6 25 (30.49%) Windows 7
7 20 (24.39%) Unix
8 5 (6.10%) Android
8 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.44%) Solaris
10 1 (1.22%) Kali Linux
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) Data Protection
1 31 (37.80%) Security Monitoring
2 26 (31.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 26 (31.71%) Technical Architecture
3 25 (30.49%) ArchiMate
3 25 (30.49%) ITIL
3 25 (30.49%) Mobile Device Management
3 25 (30.49%) PRINCE2
3 25 (30.49%) Project Management
3 25 (30.49%) TOGAF
4 21 (25.61%) Information Security
4 21 (25.61%) MODAF
5 17 (20.73%) Service Delivery
6 16 (19.51%) ITSM
6 16 (19.51%) Service Management
7 12 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (14.63%) ITIL V3
8 11 (13.41%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (13.41%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.12%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.54%) C
3 5 (6.10%) Python
4 3 (3.66%) Java
4 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (1.22%) C++
6 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (56.10%) Security Cleared
2 30 (36.59%) SC Cleared
3 28 (34.15%) DV Cleared
4 25 (30.49%) TOGAF Certification
5 15 (18.29%) Degree
6 7 (8.54%) CCNP
6 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (7.32%) CCNA
8 5 (6.10%) CISM
8 5 (6.10%) CISSP
8 5 (6.10%) MCT
9 4 (4.88%) SANS
10 3 (3.66%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (1.22%) CISMP
11 1 (1.22%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.22%) MCSA
11 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) PCI DSS
2 10 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (9.76%) GDPR
4 5 (6.10%) SLA
5 4 (4.88%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (4.88%) GPG13
6 3 (3.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 40 (48.78%) Active Directory
2 37 (45.12%) Virtual Desktop
3 27 (32.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (15.85%) Hyper-V
5 9 (10.98%) Snort
6 7 (8.54%) BitLocker
7 5 (6.10%) NFS
Systems Management
1 38 (46.34%) SCCM
2 33 (40.24%) SCOM
3 25 (30.49%) vRealize
4 7 (8.54%) SCVMM
5 6 (7.32%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (7.32%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (6.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (6.10%) FortiGate
6 5 (6.10%) OSSEC
7 3 (3.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (3.66%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (2.44%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 1 (1.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 58 (70.73%) Microsoft
2 46 (56.10%) Cisco
3 27 (32.93%) VMware
4 17 (20.73%) McAfee
5 13 (15.85%) CheckPoint
6 11 (13.41%) SolarWinds
7 8 (9.76%) LogRhythm
8 6 (7.32%) Clearswift
8 6 (7.32%) Juniper
9 5 (6.10%) Brocade
9 5 (6.10%) BT
9 5 (6.10%) Dell
9 5 (6.10%) Forcepoint
9 5 (6.10%) Meraki
9 5 (6.10%) Siemens
9 5 (6.10%) Sophos
9 5 (6.10%) WatchGuard
10 3 (3.66%) Google
10 3 (3.66%) Qualys
11 1 (1.22%) EMC