Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England > South West
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 289 230 306
Rank change year-on-year -59 +76 -6
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 45 120 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.45% 1.12% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.77% 6.33% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 33 61 15
South West median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +13.64% -12.00%
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +20.00%

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 1,623 1,895 1,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.14% 17.76% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,215 1,508 1,263
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 26 April 2019.

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 26 April 2019. 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 +20 31 £60,000 +16.50%
Bristol +7 11 £45,000 - 2
Somerset +2 2 £44,000 -10.20%
Gloucestershire -26 1 £36,500 -33.64%
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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 37 (82.22%) Firewall
2 36 (80.00%) Linux
3 34 (75.56%) Windows
4 33 (73.33%) Security Cleared
5 28 (62.22%) Cisco
6 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
6 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
6 26 (57.78%) SCCM
6 26 (57.78%) SCOM
6 26 (57.78%) Data Protection
6 26 (57.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (57.78%) Windows Server
7 25 (55.56%) Security Monitoring
7 25 (55.56%) Unified Communications
7 25 (55.56%) MS Exchange
8 21 (46.67%) WAN
8 21 (46.67%) DV Cleared
9 19 (42.22%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (35.56%) Cybersecurity
11 15 (33.33%) Mentoring
12 14 (31.11%) Software Architecture
12 14 (31.11%) Technical Leadership
12 14 (31.11%) Network Design
13 13 (28.89%) SC Cleared
13 13 (28.89%) PowerShell
14 11 (24.44%) Bash Shell
14 11 (24.44%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (24.44%) Python
15 10 (22.22%) Information Security
16 8 (17.78%) Aerospace

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 25 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (82.22%) Firewall
2 25 (55.56%) Unified Communications
3 21 (46.67%) WAN
4 19 (42.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (15.56%) DNS
5 7 (15.56%) SMTP
5 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.89%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (6.67%) Network Security
8 2 (4.44%) Internet
8 2 (4.44%) LAN
8 2 (4.44%) VPN
8 2 (4.44%) WLAN
9 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (17.78%) Aerospace
2 6 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Network Engineer
2 14 (31.11%) Design Engineer
2 14 (31.11%) Network Design Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) Architect
3 11 (24.44%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (20.00%) Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Incident Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Security Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Network Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Information Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Information Security Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Lead Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Network Support
9 2 (4.44%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Security Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Technical Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Cyberthreat
1 7 (15.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Internet of Things
4 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 36 (80.00%) Linux
2 34 (75.56%) Windows
3 26 (57.78%) Windows Server
3 26 (57.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.56%) Unix
5 6 (13.33%) CentOS
5 6 (13.33%) Debian
5 6 (13.33%) Mac OS
5 6 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 6 (13.33%) Windows 10
5 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Data Protection
2 25 (55.56%) Security Monitoring
3 16 (35.56%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 14 (31.11%) Network Design
5 14 (31.11%) Software Architecture
5 14 (31.11%) Technical Leadership
6 11 (24.44%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (22.22%) Information Security
8 8 (17.78%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 8 (17.78%) Threat Intelligence
9 7 (15.56%) Cyber Intelligence
9 7 (15.56%) Digital Forensics
9 7 (15.56%) Malware Analysis
9 7 (15.56%) Security Operations
10 6 (13.33%) Actionable Insight
10 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
10 6 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (13.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) PowerShell
2 11 (24.44%) Bash Shell
2 11 (24.44%) Python
3 5 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 21 (46.67%) DV Cleared
3 13 (28.89%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (4.44%) Degree
5 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.22%) CISM
6 1 (2.22%) CISSP
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.22%) GCIA
6 1 (2.22%) GCIH
6 1 (2.22%) GIAC
6 1 (2.22%) MCSA
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (4.44%) GDPR
2 1 (2.22%) IASME
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) Snort
2 7 (15.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (57.78%) SCCM
1 26 (57.78%) SCOM
2 7 (15.56%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 6 (13.33%) vRealize
4 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Cisco
2 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.56%) NetApp
4 6 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (4.44%) BT
5 2 (4.44%) Juniper
5 2 (4.44%) LogRhythm
5 2 (4.44%) McAfee
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
6 1 (2.22%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.22%) Brocade
6 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.22%) Meraki
6 1 (2.22%) Splunk