Period
to 17 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Host Intrusion Detection System skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Host Intrusion Detection System over the 6 months to 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Host-Based Intrusion Detection System (HIDS)
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 733 994 1052
Rank change year-on-year +261 +58 +58
Permanent jobs citing Host Intrusion Detection System 23 21 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.017% 0.047%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.23% 0.13% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 22
Median annual salary £55,000 £56,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.65% -19.29% +33.97%
10th Percentile £41,500 £44,000 £28,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £90,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £77,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year -29.03% +79.19% -3.89%

Host Intrusion Detection System is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10,147 16,080 17,202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.39% 12.75% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8,365 12,409 13,633
Median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

Host Intrusion Detection System
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Host Intrusion Detection System as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Host Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Host Intrusion Detection System
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Host Intrusion Detection System.

Salary trend for Host Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Host Intrusion Detection System
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Host Intrusion Detection System over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Host Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Host Intrusion Detection System
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Host Intrusion Detection System within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 2021. 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
England +274 22 £55,000 -2.65% 4
UK excluding London +225 20 £55,000 -29.03% 3
South West +87 8 £55,000 -5.17% 2
Work from Home - 8 £57,500 - 1
South East - 5 £57,500 -
North West - 4 - - 1
North of England - 4 - - 1
Midlands +88 3 £43,000 -
West Midlands +76 3 £43,000 -
London +197 2 £62,500 +13.64% 1

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, IT jobs citing Host Intrusion Detection System 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 with a requirement for Host Intrusion Detection System.

1 22 (95.65%) Information Security
2 21 (91.30%) Firewall
3 14 (60.87%) DNS
3 14 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (60.87%) Threat Intelligence
4 13 (56.52%) NIST
4 13 (56.52%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 13 (56.52%) Security Operations
5 12 (52.17%) Open Source
5 12 (52.17%) SaaS
5 12 (52.17%) SIEM
5 12 (52.17%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (52.17%) GDPR
6 11 (47.83%) AWS
6 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
6 11 (47.83%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
7 10 (43.48%) Linux
8 9 (39.13%) Security Architecture
8 9 (39.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 8 (34.78%) Network Security
9 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
9 8 (34.78%) Python
9 8 (34.78%) DHCP
10 7 (30.43%) Security Management
10 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
10 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
10 7 (30.43%) OWASP
10 7 (30.43%) Anomaly Detection
10 7 (30.43%) Cyber Essentials

Host Intrusion Detection System
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) SaaS
2 11 (47.83%) AWS
3 6 (26.09%) IaaS
3 6 (26.09%) PaaS
4 5 (21.74%) Azure
5 4 (17.39%) GCP
5 4 (17.39%) Office 365
6 1 (4.35%) Akamai
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (4.35%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (4.35%) Serverless
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) DNS
3 11 (47.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (34.78%) DHCP
4 8 (34.78%) Network Security
5 6 (26.09%) Internet
6 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
7 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (4.35%) FTP
7 1 (4.35%) HTTP
7 1 (4.35%) ICMP
7 1 (4.35%) IPv4
7 1 (4.35%) IPv6
7 1 (4.35%) LAN
7 1 (4.35%) POP3
7 1 (4.35%) SMTP
7 1 (4.35%) SNMP
7 1 (4.35%) VLAN
7 1 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (4.35%) WAN
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
1 9 (39.13%) Security Analyst
1 9 (39.13%) Security Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Senior Security Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Security Operations Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) IT Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) IT Security Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Incident Responder
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SIEM Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
2 6 (26.09%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (21.74%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 5 (21.74%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (13.04%) PKI
5 1 (4.35%) Cyberattack
5 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (4.35%) PMI
5 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Unix
3 4 (17.39%) Windows
4 3 (13.04%) Android
4 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
4 3 (13.04%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Information Security
2 14 (60.87%) Threat Intelligence
3 13 (56.52%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 13 (56.52%) Security Operations
4 12 (52.17%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (52.17%) Open Source
4 12 (52.17%) SIEM
5 9 (39.13%) Security Architecture
6 7 (30.43%) Anomaly Detection
6 7 (30.43%) OWASP
6 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
6 7 (30.43%) Security Management
6 7 (30.43%) Task Automation
7 6 (26.09%) Actionable Insight
7 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
7 6 (26.09%) Information Security Management
7 6 (26.09%) Network Design
7 6 (26.09%) Patch Management
7 6 (26.09%) Thought Leadership
8 4 (17.39%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CREST Certified
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) SANS
5 1 (4.35%) CCNP
5 1 (4.35%) CEH
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.35%) CISSP
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.35%) GCIA
5 1 (4.35%) GCIH
5 1 (4.35%) GIAC
5 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (56.52%) NIST
3 12 (52.17%) GDPR
4 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
5 7 (30.43%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (26.09%) NIST 800
6 6 (26.09%) SLA
7 2 (8.70%) QA
8 1 (4.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Google
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) CyberArk
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.35%) McAfee
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk
4 1 (4.35%) Sun