Period
to 30 October 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Host-Based Intrusion Detection System (HIDS)
UK
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 665 1054 1100
Rank change year-on-year +389 +46 +46
Permanent jobs citing Host Intrusion Detection System 26 11 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.008% 0.047%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 0.062% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 36
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £68,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% -12.41% +44.21%
10th Percentile £35,350 £48,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £122,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +45.57%

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 8,150 17,784 17,553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.31% 12.97% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6,715 13,496 13,847
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,160 £32,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +7.78%

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 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Host Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Host Intrusion Detection System
Top 12 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 30 October 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
England +378 21 £55,000 -8.33% 9
UK excluding London +344 21 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Work from Home - 9 £66,250 - 1
South West - 7 £56,250 - 2
South East +208 5 £57,500 +4.55% 2
North of England +169 5 £32,500 -63.89% 1
North West +130 3 - - 1
London +275 2 £62,500 -35.90% 4
Midlands +117 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands +107 2 £45,000 -
Scotland - 2 £31,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 22 (84.62%) Firewall
2 21 (80.77%) Information Security
3 14 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (53.85%) Security Operations
4 13 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 13 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (46.15%) SIEM
5 12 (46.15%) NIST
5 12 (46.15%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 12 (46.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 11 (42.31%) Open Source
6 11 (42.31%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (42.31%) Linux
7 10 (38.46%) Python
7 10 (38.46%) DNS
7 10 (38.46%) SaaS
7 10 (38.46%) GDPR
8 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
9 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
9 8 (30.77%) AWS
9 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
9 8 (30.77%) Task Automation
9 8 (30.77%) Cyber Essentials
10 7 (26.92%) NIST 800
10 7 (26.92%) Cyberthreat
10 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
10 7 (26.92%) Azure
10 7 (26.92%) Anomaly Detection
10 7 (26.92%) Security Management
10 7 (26.92%) Active Directory

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 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) SaaS
2 8 (30.77%) AWS
3 7 (26.92%) Azure
4 5 (19.23%) Office 365
5 4 (15.38%) IaaS
5 4 (15.38%) PaaS
6 3 (11.54%) GCP
7 1 (3.85%) Akamai
7 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (3.85%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (3.85%) Serverless
7 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (38.46%) DNS
4 6 (23.08%) Internet
5 4 (15.38%) DHCP
5 4 (15.38%) Network Security
5 4 (15.38%) VLAN
5 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 3 (11.54%) LAN
6 3 (11.54%) WAN
6 3 (11.54%) Wireshark
7 2 (7.69%) Wireless
8 1 (3.85%) FTP
8 1 (3.85%) HTTP
8 1 (3.85%) ICMP
8 1 (3.85%) IPv4
8 1 (3.85%) IPv6
8 1 (3.85%) POP3
8 1 (3.85%) SMTP
8 1 (3.85%) SNMP
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
1 14 (53.85%) Security Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Operations Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Security Operations Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Senior Security Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Incident Responder
8 2 (7.69%) Information Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) SIEM Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.85%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 7 (26.92%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (23.08%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (15.38%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.54%) PKI
6 1 (3.85%) Cyberattack
6 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.85%) PMI
6 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Unix
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Android
5 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
5 3 (11.54%) MVS
6 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Information Security
2 14 (53.85%) Security Operations
3 13 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 12 (46.15%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 12 (46.15%) SIEM
5 11 (42.31%) Open Source
6 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
7 8 (30.77%) Task Automation
8 7 (26.92%) Anomaly Detection
8 7 (26.92%) Security Management
9 6 (23.08%) Actionable Insight
9 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
9 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
9 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
9 6 (23.08%) Thought Leadership
10 5 (19.23%) OWASP
11 4 (15.38%) ITIL
11 4 (15.38%) Patch Management
12 3 (11.54%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Python
2 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CISSP
1 4 (15.38%) CREST Certified
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (7.69%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 2 (7.69%) SANS
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) CEH
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.85%) GCIA
4 1 (3.85%) GCIH
4 1 (3.85%) GIAC
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (46.15%) NIST
3 10 (38.46%) GDPR
4 8 (30.77%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
5 7 (26.92%) NIST 800
6 6 (23.08%) SLA
7 2 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (7.69%) QA
8 1 (3.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) Malwarebytes
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Google
4 2 (7.69%) Sun
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
5 1 (3.85%) McAfee
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Sophos
5 1 (3.85%) Splunk