Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Host-Based Intrusion Detection System (HIDS)
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 764 1085 1137
Rank change year-on-year +321 +52 +43
Permanent jobs citing Host Intrusion Detection System 12 26 50
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.018% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.12% 0.14% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 38
Median annual salary £75,000 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.43% -14.81% +45.95%
10th Percentile £30,900 £48,125 £45,000
90th Percentile £79,250 £117,500 £89,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -45.83% -11.11% +60.71%

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 9,805 18,474 17,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.08% 12.94% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,849 14,038 14,139
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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
UK excluding London +281 9 £32,500 -45.83%
England +305 8 £48,750 -15.22% 1
South West - 3 - -
Work from Home - 3 £75,000 - 1
South East +178 2 £65,000 +18.18%
North of England +169 2 £32,500 -63.89%
Scotland +95 2 £31,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £32,500 -
London +199 1 £82,500 +50.00% 1

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (58.33%) SIEM
3 6 (50.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (50.00%) NIST
4 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
4 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
4 5 (41.67%) SaaS
4 5 (41.67%) GDPR
4 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (33.33%) CISSP
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) VLAN
6 3 (25.00%) PaaS
6 3 (25.00%) OWASP
6 3 (25.00%) Azure
6 3 (25.00%) AWS
6 3 (25.00%) IaaS
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) Patch Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) SaaS
2 3 (25.00%) AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Azure
2 3 (25.00%) IaaS
2 3 (25.00%) PaaS
3 2 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) OpenVPN
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SIEM Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Security Compliance Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SOC Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security
1 7 (58.33%) SIEM
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) OWASP
4 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 3 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
5 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 2 (16.67%) Due Diligence
5 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
5 2 (16.67%) Security Patching
5 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 3 (25.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 6 (50.00%) NIST
3 5 (41.67%) GDPR
3 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
4 3 (25.00%) NIST 800
5 2 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Snort
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (8.33%) Malwarebytes
2 1 (8.33%) OSSEC
2 1 (8.33%) Suricata
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) Avaya
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Sophos
2 1 (8.33%) Sun