Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Host-Based Intrusion Detection System (HIDS)
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1130 1130 1196
Rank change year-on-year 0 +66 +33
Permanent jobs citing Host Intrusion Detection System 53 57 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.032% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.30% 0.36% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 36 28 44
UK median annual salary £67,500 £46,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.95% -22.92% +9.09%
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £65,000 £94,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +68.75% -20.00% +6.38%

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 17,666 15,778 17,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.42% 8.91% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14,039 12,750 14,350
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,620 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%

Host Intrusion Detection System
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Host Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Host Intrusion Detection System
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Host Intrusion Detection System.

Salary trend for Host Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Host Intrusion Detection System
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Host Intrusion Detection System over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Host Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Host Intrusion Detection System
Top 9 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 15 August 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
England +18 51 £67,500 +38.46% 11
London +51 28 £67,500 +28.57% 2
UK excluding London +14 24 £67,500 +68.75% 11
South East +20 15 £67,500 -3.57% 3
East of England +12 4 - - 1
South West -25 3 - - 1
Yorkshire +26 1 £70,000 +16.67% 2
North of England +19 1 £70,000 +55.56% 3
Scotland -7 1 £40,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 35 (66.04%) Firewall
2 33 (62.26%) Information Security
3 26 (49.06%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (41.51%) Degree
5 21 (39.62%) Linux
6 20 (37.74%) Python
7 19 (35.85%) CISSP
7 19 (35.85%) Intrusion Detection
8 16 (30.19%) DevOps
9 15 (28.30%) Threat Management
9 15 (28.30%) Network Security
10 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
10 14 (26.42%) Windows
11 13 (24.53%) ITIL
12 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
13 11 (20.75%) Finance
13 11 (20.75%) SIEM
13 11 (20.75%) Puppet
14 10 (18.87%) Change Control
14 10 (18.87%) Vulnerability Management
14 10 (18.87%) Big Data
14 10 (18.87%) Xymon
14 10 (18.87%) Deployment Automation
14 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (18.87%) Middleware
14 10 (18.87%) Apache
14 10 (18.87%) Tomcat
14 10 (18.87%) MySQL
14 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
14 10 (18.87%) CentOS

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.87%) Apache
1 10 (18.87%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.43%) JBoss
2 5 (9.43%) WildFly
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.77%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (3.77%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.77%) Serverless
3 2 (3.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (66.04%) Firewall
2 19 (35.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (28.30%) Network Security
4 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.43%) Internet
6 2 (3.77%) Wireless
7 1 (1.89%) DHCP
7 1 (1.89%) DNS
7 1 (1.89%) VLAN
7 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Big Data
1 10 (18.87%) MySQL
2 4 (7.55%) Maltego
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 5 (9.43%) Marketing
3 5 (9.43%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) Architect
2 9 (16.98%) Security Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 7 (13.21%) Security Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Big Data Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Developer
6 4 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Incident Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Security Incident Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Tactical Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Security Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Web Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) Middleware
2 5 (9.43%) LAMP
3 3 (5.66%) .NET
3 3 (5.66%) Apache Flex
4 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) PKI
3 6 (11.32%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.89%) iPhone
5 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Linux
2 14 (26.42%) Windows
3 10 (18.87%) CentOS
3 10 (18.87%) Ubuntu
4 9 (16.98%) Unix
5 1 (1.89%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.89%) Solaris
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) Information Security
2 26 (49.06%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (30.19%) DevOps
4 15 (28.30%) Threat Management
5 13 (24.53%) ITIL
6 11 (20.75%) SIEM
7 10 (18.87%) Change Control
7 10 (18.87%) Deployment Automation
7 10 (18.87%) Information Management
7 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (18.87%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (16.98%) Information Assurance
8 9 (16.98%) Patch Management
9 7 (13.21%) Antivirus Management
9 7 (13.21%) Critical Thinking
9 7 (13.21%) Economics
9 7 (13.21%) Privileged Access Management
9 7 (13.21%) Problem Management
9 7 (13.21%) Security Architecture
9 7 (13.21%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) Python
2 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
3 9 (16.98%) Perl
4 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.66%) Java
6 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.89%) SQL
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Degree
2 19 (35.85%) CISSP
3 7 (13.21%) CSSLP
3 7 (13.21%) ISSAP
3 7 (13.21%) ISSEP
3 7 (13.21%) Master's Degree
4 6 (11.32%) CEH
4 6 (11.32%) GCIH
5 5 (9.43%) CISA
5 5 (9.43%) CISM
5 5 (9.43%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (9.43%) GIAC
6 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.77%) CRISC
7 2 (3.77%) RHCE
8 1 (1.89%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.89%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) COBIT
2 1 (1.89%) GDPR
2 1 (1.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) Docker
1 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Puppet
2 10 (18.87%) Xymon
2 10 (18.87%) ZABBIX
3 9 (16.98%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (7.55%) EnCase
5 1 (1.89%) Ansible
5 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.89%) Malwarebytes
5 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
2 5 (9.43%) Darktrace
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Symantec
4 1 (1.89%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.89%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.89%) F5
4 1 (1.89%) FireEye
4 1 (1.89%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.89%) McAfee
4 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.89%) Qualys
4 1 (1.89%) Radware
4 1 (1.89%) Sophos
4 1 (1.89%) TippingPoint
4 1 (1.89%) Veracode
4 1 (1.89%) VMware