Period
to 19 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Network Intrusion Detection System skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Intrusion Detection System over the 6 months to 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Intrusion Detection System (NIDS)
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1131 1201 1200
Rank change year-on-year +70 -1 +95
Permanent jobs citing Network Intrusion Detection System 50 48 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.025% 0.051%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 0.29% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 72
UK median annual salary £66,250 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.50% -13.04% +21.05%
10th Percentile £36,750 £33,750 £38,875
90th Percentile £91,500 £90,500 £87,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09% +15.79%

Network 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 15509 16797 16731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.75% 8.66% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12614 13686 13448
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

Network Intrusion Detection System
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Network Intrusion Detection System
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Network Intrusion Detection System
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Intrusion Detection System over the 6 months to 19 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Network Intrusion Detection System
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Intrusion Detection System within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 2017. 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 +63 47 £66,250 +32.50% 1
UK excluding London +51 28 £47,500 -5.00%
London +29 21 £82,500 +53.49% 1
Midlands +42 16 £38,500 -3.14%
West Midlands +31 16 £38,500 +2.67%
South West -1 6 £46,250 -13.95%
North of England -15 3 £60,000 +160.87%
Scotland -2 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
South East +60 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Yorkshire +15 1 £60,000 +160.87%

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, IT jobs citing Network Intrusion Detection System also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Network Intrusion Detection System.

1 27 (54.00%) Management Information System
1 27 (54.00%) Security Operations
2 26 (52.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (48.00%) SIEM
4 22 (44.00%) Network Security
5 21 (42.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 19 (38.00%) Firewall
6 19 (38.00%) Information Security
7 18 (36.00%) Finance
8 16 (32.00%) Linux
8 16 (32.00%) Malware Analysis
8 16 (32.00%) Security Monitoring
9 15 (30.00%) Incident Management
9 15 (30.00%) Risk Management
10 14 (28.00%) GIAC
10 14 (28.00%) Unix
10 14 (28.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 14 (28.00%) Kalman Filter
11 13 (26.00%) CEH
11 13 (26.00%) SANS
12 12 (24.00%) Attack Monitoring
12 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
12 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
13 11 (22.00%) Information Assurance
13 11 (22.00%) CISSP
13 11 (22.00%) Cyber Intelligence
13 11 (22.00%) Security Operations Centre
14 10 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Network 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 3 (6.00%) Apache
1 3 (6.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) Network Security
2 21 (42.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 19 (38.00%) Firewall
4 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.00%) DMZ
6 3 (6.00%) DNS
6 3 (6.00%) Extranet
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (4.00%) DKIM
7 2 (4.00%) DMARC
7 2 (4.00%) LAN
7 2 (4.00%) WAN
7 2 (4.00%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.00%) BGP
8 1 (2.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Maltego
2 2 (4.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) SOC Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Security Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Security Manager
4 7 (14.00%) SOC Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Operational Security Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Operations Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Security Operations Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Monitoring Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Security Specialist
8 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.00%) Information Security Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Operations Team Leader
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
1 2 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (4.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 27 (54.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (22.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 10 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (18.00%) Cyber Attack
4 9 (18.00%) SCADA
5 6 (12.00%) Cybercrime
6 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (6.00%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (4.00%) BYOD
9 1 (2.00%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Linux
3 14 (28.00%) Unix
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Security Operations
2 26 (52.00%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (48.00%) SIEM
4 19 (38.00%) Information Security
5 16 (32.00%) Malware Analysis
5 16 (32.00%) Security Monitoring
6 15 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 15 (30.00%) Risk Management
7 14 (28.00%) Kalman Filter
7 14 (28.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 12 (24.00%) Attack Monitoring
9 11 (22.00%) Cyber Intelligence
9 11 (22.00%) Information Assurance
10 10 (20.00%) People Management
11 9 (18.00%) Computer Security
12 8 (16.00%) Change Management
12 8 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking
12 8 (16.00%) Network Packet Analysis
12 8 (16.00%) Proactive Monitoring
13 7 (14.00%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) Python
2 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.00%) Perl
2 3 (6.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) GIAC
2 13 (26.00%) CEH
2 13 (26.00%) SANS
3 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (22.00%) CISSP
5 10 (20.00%) Degree
6 9 (18.00%) CISM
7 8 (16.00%) DV Cleared
8 6 (12.00%) GCIA
8 6 (12.00%) GCIH
8 6 (12.00%) GSEC
9 5 (10.00%) GCED
10 4 (8.00%) CCNP
10 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (8.00%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (6.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Snort
2 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) vSphere
4 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.00%) KVM
5 2 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (52.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (10.00%) SCCM
2 5 (10.00%) SCOM
3 4 (8.00%) Nessus
4 2 (4.00%) CSIRT
4 2 (4.00%) EnCase
4 2 (4.00%) Nmap
4 2 (4.00%) OpenVAS
4 2 (4.00%) QRadar
5 1 (2.00%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Cisco
2 7 (14.00%) Splunk
2 7 (14.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (8.00%) Tripwire
5 3 (6.00%) Palantir
6 2 (4.00%) ArcSight
6 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.00%) Citrix
6 2 (4.00%) Forcepoint
6 2 (4.00%) HP
6 2 (4.00%) LogRhythm
6 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.00%) Qualys
6 2 (4.00%) Rapid7
6 2 (4.00%) Sourcefire