Intrusion Detection Jobs in the UK excluding London

Intrusion Detection
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 625 637 669
Rank change year-on-year +12 +32 -116
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 125 134 176
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.18% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.29% 1.21% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 107 80 132
10th Percentile £35,750 £43,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,500 £46,250 £44,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £61,250 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -18.37% +16.67% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £65,063
90th Percentile £72,500 £87,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +8.33% +11.77%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,723 11,094 10,815
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 14.03% 17.75% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7,120 4,967 6,526
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.86% -2.86% +5.00%

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in the UK excluding London

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Intrusion Detection in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Intrusion Detection in the UK excluding London

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Intrusion Detection in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Intrusion Detection in the UK excluding London

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 20 April 2024. 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
Jobs
South East +18 46 £50,000 -33.33% 13
North of England +81 38 £65,000 +13.04% 15
Midlands +16 26 £42,000 -35.04% 9
Yorkshire +113 24 £70,000 - 10
West Midlands +46 19 £42,000 -35.04% 6
North West +15 17 £47,500 -17.39% 4
South West -14 10 £55,000 -26.67% 7
East Midlands -18 7 £46,000 - 3
Scotland -62 5 £75,000 +8.39%
Isle of Man -14 4 £46,500 +3.33% 1
East of England +23 3 £62,500 +31.58% 5
North East - 3 £62,500 - 1
Wales -5 1 - -
Channel Islands - 1 £100,000 -
Intrusion Detection
UK

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Exchange
2 5 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.20%) IIS
4 3 (2.40%) Apache
5 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 67 (53.60%) Azure
2 28 (22.40%) Microsoft 365
3 27 (21.60%) AWS
4 14 (11.20%) Azure Sentinel
5 7 (5.60%) Entra ID
6 5 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (4.00%) GCP
7 3 (2.40%) SaaS
7 3 (2.40%) WhatsApp
8 2 (1.60%) Azure DevOps
9 1 (0.80%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 111 (88.80%) Firewall
2 35 (28.00%) Network Security
3 24 (19.20%) WAN
4 22 (17.60%) VPN
5 21 (16.80%) LAN
6 9 (7.20%) BGP
6 9 (7.20%) OSPF
6 9 (7.20%) TCP/IP
7 8 (6.40%) DNS
7 8 (6.40%) IPsec
7 8 (6.40%) SSL
7 8 (6.40%) VLAN
8 6 (4.80%) SD-WAN
9 5 (4.00%) DMZ
9 5 (4.00%) Internet
9 5 (4.00%) NGFW
9 5 (4.00%) Wireless
10 4 (3.20%) MPLS
10 4 (3.20%) OpenLDAP
11 3 (2.40%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.60%) Big Data
3 2 (1.60%) MySQL
3 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.20%) GitLab
3 3 (2.40%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.60%) Git
General
1 50 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 37 (29.60%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (13.60%) Law
4 9 (7.20%) Legal
5 7 (5.60%) Finance
6 6 (4.80%) Retail
7 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.60%) Games
10 1 (0.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (0.80%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.80%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 37 (29.60%) Analyst
2 19 (15.20%) Lead
2 19 (15.20%) SOC Analyst
3 17 (13.60%) Team Leader
4 13 (10.40%) Security Analyst
4 13 (10.40%) Senior
5 12 (9.60%) Administrator
5 12 (9.60%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (8.80%) Security Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) IT Administrator
7 10 (8.00%) IT Systems Administrator
8 9 (7.20%) Architect
8 9 (7.20%) IT Engineer
9 7 (5.60%) Security Architect
10 6 (4.80%) Network Engineer
10 6 (4.80%) Security Manager
10 6 (4.80%) Security Specialist
11 5 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 5 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (3.20%) Junior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.20%) Keycloak
2 3 (2.40%) LDAP
3 2 (1.60%) SAML
3 2 (1.60%) ServiceStack
3 2 (1.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (30.40%) Cyber Threat
2 36 (28.80%) Management Information System
3 21 (16.80%) Security Operations Centre
4 15 (12.00%) Security Posture
5 13 (10.40%) Client/Server
6 11 (8.80%) Wiki
7 9 (7.20%) Data Centre
8 7 (5.60%) Cyberattack
8 7 (5.60%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (4.00%) Algorithms
9 5 (4.00%) Data Structures
9 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (3.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (3.20%) Operational Technology
10 4 (3.20%) PKI
10 4 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (2.40%) Life Science
11 3 (2.40%) Renewable Energy
11 3 (2.40%) Smart Energy
12 2 (1.60%) Cyber Kill Chain
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.60%) Windows
2 10 (8.00%) Linux
3 8 (6.40%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.80%) Kali Linux
4 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (4.00%) Android
5 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.20%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.80%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (68.00%) Cybersecurity
2 65 (52.00%) Incident Response
3 61 (48.80%) SIEM
4 55 (44.00%) Problem-Solving
5 34 (27.20%) Computer Science
6 32 (25.60%) Security Operations
7 24 (19.20%) Information Security
8 22 (17.60%) Migration
9 21 (16.80%) Kalman Filter
10 20 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
11 19 (15.20%) Cryptography
11 19 (15.20%) ISMS
12 17 (13.60%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (13.60%) Social Engineering
12 17 (13.60%) Vulnerability Management
13 16 (12.80%) Risk Management
14 15 (12.00%) ITIL
15 14 (11.20%) Patch Management
15 14 (11.20%) Project Management
15 14 (11.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.60%) Python
2 16 (12.80%) PowerShell
3 11 (8.80%) Perl
4 6 (4.80%) SQL
5 3 (2.40%) Bash
Qualifications
1 36 (28.80%) CISSP
1 36 (28.80%) Degree
2 25 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (18.40%) CompTIA Security+
4 15 (12.00%) Security Cleared
5 13 (10.40%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (10.40%) SC Cleared
6 7 (5.60%) CISA
7 6 (4.80%) CISM
8 5 (4.00%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
8 5 (4.00%) CCIE
8 5 (4.00%) CompTIA CySA+
8 5 (4.00%) JNCIE
9 4 (3.20%) AWS Certification
9 4 (3.20%) CCSP
9 4 (3.20%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (2.40%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (2.40%) CCNA
10 3 (2.40%) CEH
11 2 (1.60%) CASP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (16.00%) NIST
3 13 (10.40%) GDPR
4 10 (8.00%) PCI DSS
4 10 (8.00%) SOC 2
5 7 (5.60%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (5.60%) NCSC
6 5 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (3.20%) HIPAA
8 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.80%) COBIT
9 1 (0.80%) FISMA
9 1 (0.80%) GRC
9 1 (0.80%) HITRUST
9 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (12.80%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.20%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.20%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.60%) vSphere
6 1 (0.80%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (4.80%) Nessus
3 5 (4.00%) Ansible
3 5 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (2.40%) SELinux
5 2 (1.60%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 2 (1.60%) CSIRT
5 2 (1.60%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.60%) Suricata
5 2 (1.60%) Terraform
6 1 (0.80%) CASB
6 1 (0.80%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 35 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.40%) VMware
3 15 (12.00%) Cisco
4 6 (4.80%) Splunk
5 4 (3.20%) Fortinet
5 4 (3.20%) Juniper
5 4 (3.20%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.40%) Citrix
6 3 (2.40%) F5
6 3 (2.40%) Meraki
6 3 (2.40%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.80%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.80%) CrowdStrike
7 1 (0.80%) Google
7 1 (0.80%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.80%) Spotify
7 1 (0.80%) TippingPoint
7 1 (0.80%) Trend Micro
7 1 (0.80%) Trustwave
7 1 (0.80%) Veeam