Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Intrusion Detection System (NIDS)
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 750 1012 1086
Rank change year-on-year +262 +74 +72
Permanent jobs citing Network Intrusion Detection System 13 12 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.010% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.12% 0.075% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 27
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% - +48.15%
10th Percentile £50,000 £38,250 £27,800
90th Percentile £72,000 £61,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £60,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +93.55% -19.48%

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 10,430 16,024 17,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.41% 12.78% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8,584 12,362 13,470
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

Network Intrusion Detection System
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Network Intrusion Detection System
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Network Intrusion Detection System.

Salary trend for Network Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Network Intrusion Detection System
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Network Intrusion Detection System over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Network Intrusion Detection System in the UK

Network Intrusion Detection System
Top 8 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 20 January 2021. 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 +249 12 £57,500 -4.17% 1
UK excluding London +207 11 £56,250 -6.25%
South West - 6 £55,000 -
Work from Home - 5 £57,500 - 1
South East - 4 £57,500 -
London +212 1 £65,000 - 1
Midlands +81 1 - -
West Midlands +70 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT jobs citing Network 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 Network Intrusion Detection System.

1 11 (84.62%) Security Operations
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) SLA
3 9 (69.23%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 9 (69.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 9 (69.23%) Threat Intelligence
4 8 (61.54%) Information Security
4 8 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (53.85%) DNS
5 7 (53.85%) Open Source
5 7 (53.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (53.85%) Firewall
5 7 (53.85%) Python
5 7 (53.85%) Task Automation
5 7 (53.85%) Anomaly Detection
6 6 (46.15%) GDPR
6 6 (46.15%) Actionable Insight
6 6 (46.15%) NIST 800
6 6 (46.15%) Thought Leadership
6 6 (46.15%) NIST
6 6 (46.15%) Information Security Management
6 6 (46.15%) Security Management
6 6 (46.15%) Unix
6 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
6 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (46.15%) Internet
6 6 (46.15%) SaaS
6 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
6 6 (46.15%) SIEM
7 4 (30.77%) LogRhythm

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) SaaS
2 3 (23.08%) AWS
2 3 (23.08%) AWS CloudTrail
2 3 (23.08%) Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
1 7 (53.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) ICMP
3 1 (7.69%) IPv4
3 1 (7.69%) IPv6
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) POP3
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) SNMP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Analyst
2 11 (84.62%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (69.23%) Security Analyst
4 8 (61.54%) Senior Security Analyst
5 7 (53.85%) Operations Analyst
5 7 (53.85%) Security Operations Analyst
6 6 (46.15%) Senior Operations Analyst
7 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 4 (30.77%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 4 (30.77%) SIEM Analyst
7 4 (30.77%) SOC Analyst
8 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
8 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (7.69%) Cyberattack
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.69%) PMI
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Security Operations
2 9 (69.23%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 9 (69.23%) Threat Intelligence
3 8 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (61.54%) Information Security
4 7 (53.85%) Anomaly Detection
4 7 (53.85%) Open Source
4 7 (53.85%) Task Automation
5 6 (46.15%) Actionable Insight
5 6 (46.15%) Information Security Management
5 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
5 6 (46.15%) Security Management
5 6 (46.15%) SIEM
5 6 (46.15%) Thought Leadership
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) CREST Certified
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) GCIA
2 2 (15.38%) GCIH
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.69%) GCFA
3 1 (7.69%) GIAC
3 1 (7.69%) OSCP
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) SLA
2 6 (46.15%) GDPR
2 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) NIST
2 6 (46.15%) NIST 800
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) LogRhythm
2 3 (23.08%) ArcSight
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Splunk
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Sun