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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Intrusion Detection System (NIDS)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 801 921 916
Rank change year-on-year +120 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Network Intrusion Detection System 51 29 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.028% 0.049%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.72% 0.34% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 39 24 44
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +9.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,250 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £103,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £53,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year -25.58% +41.44%  

Network Intrusion Detection System is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7066 8475 7990
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.26% 8.10% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5721 6833 6351
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Network Intrusion Detection System
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Network Intrusion Detection System as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Network Intrusion Detection System
Top 15 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +93 46 £60,000 +4.34% 1
London +77 27 £62,500 -21.87% 1
City of London - 13 £62,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 10 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 10 £40,000 -
Warwick - 9 £40,000 -
South West +35 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Bristol +3 6 £40,000 -20.00%
South East +53 3 £58,750 +2.17%
Surrey - 2 £47,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £70,000 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 76 (81.72%) Cybersecurity
2 67 (72.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 59 (63.44%) Windows
4 50 (53.76%) Information Security
5 46 (49.46%) Malware Analysis
6 45 (48.39%) Security Operations
6 45 (48.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 44 (47.31%) Kalman Filter
8 43 (46.24%) SIEM
9 42 (45.16%) Management Information System
10 41 (44.09%) Security Operations Centre
11 38 (40.86%) Linux
12 37 (39.78%) Finance
13 36 (38.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 36 (38.71%) Incident Management
14 35 (37.63%) CISSP
15 34 (36.56%) Network Security
16 32 (34.41%) Firewall
17 31 (33.33%) Attack Monitoring
18 30 (32.26%) SANS
18 30 (32.26%) CEH
19 29 (31.18%) CISM
19 29 (31.18%) DNS
19 29 (31.18%) Unix
20 28 (30.11%) GCIH
20 28 (30.11%) Cyber Attack
20 28 (30.11%) Security Monitoring
21 27 (29.03%) GCIA
21 27 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
22 26 (27.96%) Malware Detection/Protection

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 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) MS Office
2 4 (4.30%) MS Project
2 4 (4.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 67 (72.04%) Intrusion Detection
2 34 (36.56%) Network Security
3 32 (34.41%) Firewall
4 29 (31.18%) DNS
5 13 (13.98%) VPN
6 12 (12.90%) HTTP
7 11 (11.83%) DHCP
7 11 (11.83%) DMZ
7 11 (11.83%) TCP/IP
8 9 (9.68%) LAN
9 8 (8.60%) WAN
10 6 (6.45%) FTP
10 6 (6.45%) ICMP
10 6 (6.45%) IPv4
10 6 (6.45%) IPv6
10 6 (6.45%) POP3
10 6 (6.45%) SMTP
10 6 (6.45%) SNMP
11 4 (4.30%) Internet
12 3 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) GIS
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.08%) MySQL
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 37 (39.78%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Law
4 4 (4.30%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.15%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (59.14%) Analyst
2 23 (24.73%) Monitoring Analyst
3 20 (21.51%) Malware Analyst
4 16 (17.20%) SOC Analyst
5 12 (12.90%) Vulnerability Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) Security Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Network Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Security Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) SOC Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Consultant
10 4 (4.30%) Architect
10 4 (4.30%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 4 (4.30%) Security Architect
10 4 (4.30%) Security Consultant
11 3 (3.23%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 3 (3.23%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 3 (3.23%) IT Engineer
11 3 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
11 3 (3.23%) Security Monitoring Analyst
11 3 (3.23%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 42 (45.16%) Management Information System
2 41 (44.09%) Security Operations Centre
3 28 (30.11%) Cyber Attack
4 18 (19.35%) Cyberthreat
5 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (11.83%) SCADA
6 9 (9.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 8 (8.60%) Fat Client
7 8 (8.60%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.15%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.15%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.08%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 59 (63.44%) Windows
2 38 (40.86%) Linux
3 29 (31.18%) Unix
4 7 (7.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (81.72%) Cybersecurity
2 50 (53.76%) Information Security
3 46 (49.46%) Malware Analysis
4 45 (48.39%) Security Operations
5 44 (47.31%) Kalman Filter
6 43 (46.24%) SIEM
7 36 (38.71%) Incident Management
7 36 (38.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 31 (33.33%) Attack Monitoring
9 28 (30.11%) Security Monitoring
10 27 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (27.96%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 25 (26.88%) Threat Analysis
13 22 (23.66%) Computer Security
14 17 (18.28%) Risk Management
15 16 (17.20%) Open Source
16 14 (15.05%) Cyber Intelligence
17 12 (12.90%) OSINT
18 11 (11.83%) Analytics
18 11 (11.83%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.20%) Perl
1 16 (17.20%) Python
2 11 (11.83%) Bash Shell
2 11 (11.83%) SQL
3 8 (8.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (37.63%) CISSP
2 30 (32.26%) CEH
2 30 (32.26%) SANS
3 29 (31.18%) CISM
4 28 (30.11%) GCIH
5 27 (29.03%) GCIA
6 21 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (22.58%) GCED
6 21 (22.58%) GSEC
7 18 (19.35%) SC Cleared
7 18 (19.35%) Security Cleared
8 11 (11.83%) GIAC
9 9 (9.68%) Degree
10 8 (8.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 8 (8.60%) CCNP
10 8 (8.60%) CCSP
10 8 (8.60%) DV Cleared
11 5 (5.38%) CCNA
12 4 (4.30%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.30%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (24.73%) Snort
2 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.23%) vSphere
3 3 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 45 (48.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (3.23%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 3 (3.23%) Nessus
2 3 (3.23%) Nmap
3 1 (1.08%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Cisco
2 11 (11.83%) Citrix
2 11 (11.83%) Intel
2 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.83%) Palantir
3 7 (7.53%) Sourcefire
4 6 (6.45%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.30%) VMware
6 3 (3.23%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.23%) CyberArk
6 3 (3.23%) Forcepoint
6 3 (3.23%) HP
6 3 (3.23%) LogRhythm
6 3 (3.23%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.23%) Tripwire
6 3 (3.23%) Varonis
7 1 (1.08%) Juniper
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle
7 1 (1.08%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
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