Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Host-Based Intrusion Detection System (HIDS)
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1060 1134 1136
Rank change year-on-year +74 +2 +70
Permanent jobs citing Host Intrusion Detection System 28 47 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.027% 0.045%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.15% 0.26% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 36
UK median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% +22.73% -8.33%
10th Percentile £46,500 £45,000 £35,875
90th Percentile £113,000 £76,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -18.52% +50.00% -10.00%

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 18,504 17,862 15,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.78% 10.30% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14,101 14,118 12,867
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,138
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 2019. 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 +69 20 £57,500 -14.81% 5
London +101 14 £55,000 -18.52%
UK excluding London +64 12 £55,000 -18.52% 5
Scotland +9 5 - -
South East +21 3 £55,000 -18.52%
Midlands - 2 - - 2
West Midlands - 2 - - 2
North West - 1 £90,000 - 1
Wales - 1 £50,000 -
North of England - 1 £90,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 (78.57%) Firewall
2 18 (64.29%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (60.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 15 (53.57%) Information Security
5 14 (50.00%) Network Security
6 13 (46.43%) Wireless
7 11 (39.29%) Management Information System
8 10 (35.71%) Windows
8 10 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (32.14%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (32.14%) VPN
9 9 (32.14%) Project Management
9 9 (32.14%) PKI
9 9 (32.14%) Data Loss Prevention
10 8 (28.57%) IT Strategy
10 8 (28.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 8 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
10 8 (28.57%) Threat Management
10 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (28.57%) Identity Management
10 8 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
10 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (25.00%) Office 365
11 7 (25.00%) DNS
11 7 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 6 (21.43%) Patch Management
12 6 (21.43%) Cisco
12 6 (21.43%) Microsoft

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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
1 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.00%) Office 365
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
4 2 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (7.14%) GitHub
4 2 (7.14%) Slack
5 1 (3.57%) SaaS
5 1 (3.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) Firewall
2 14 (50.00%) Network Security
3 13 (46.43%) Wireless
4 9 (32.14%) VPN
5 7 (25.00%) DNS
6 5 (17.86%) DHCP
6 5 (17.86%) VLAN
7 2 (7.14%) HTTP
7 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Artifactory
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) GitLab
1 2 (7.14%) Hudson
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.14%) Aerospace
1 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) Architect
1 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
1 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Security Architect
1 8 (28.57%) IT Architect
1 8 (28.57%) IT Manager
1 8 (28.57%) IT Security Architect
1 8 (28.57%) IT Security Manager
1 8 (28.57%) Security Architect
1 8 (28.57%) Security Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) IT Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Information Assurance Specialist
3 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (7.14%) Kafka
1 2 (7.14%) Keycloak
2 1 (3.57%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Management Information System
2 9 (32.14%) PKI
3 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 8 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (17.86%) Driving Licence
4 5 (17.86%) Replication
5 2 (7.14%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (7.14%) Cyberattack
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (3.57%) SCADA
6 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) CoreOS
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (53.57%) Information Security
3 10 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (32.14%) Data Loss Prevention
4 9 (32.14%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (32.14%) Project Management
5 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (28.57%) Identity Management
5 8 (28.57%) IT Strategy
5 8 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 8 (28.57%) Threat Management
5 8 (28.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 7 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (21.43%) Change Control
7 6 (21.43%) Patch Management
7 6 (21.43%) SIEM
8 5 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (17.86%) Open Source
8 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
1 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) C
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.71%) CREST Certified
2 3 (10.71%) IISP
3 2 (7.14%) CISSP
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) CEH
4 1 (3.57%) CISM
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.57%) CSSLP
4 1 (3.57%) GIAC
4 1 (3.57%) SANS
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (7.14%) NCSC
3 1 (3.57%) GDPR
3 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (3.57%) NIST
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
1 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (17.86%) vSphere
2 2 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (60.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (17.86%) Backup Exec
3 4 (14.29%) Nessus
4 2 (7.14%) Ansible
4 2 (7.14%) HAProxy
4 2 (7.14%) Kibana
4 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
4 2 (7.14%) logstash
4 2 (7.14%) Puppet
4 2 (7.14%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Symantec
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) ForgeRock
3 2 (7.14%) Hortonworks