The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Intrusion Detection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intrusion Detection
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 237 213
Rank change year-on-year +15 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 11 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 0.90% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 8
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -6.50%  

Intrusion Detection is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 780 893 875
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.31% 14.65% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 611 709 780
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in the West Midlands

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Intrusion Detection in the West Midlands

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Worcestershire - 11 £42,500 - 1
Intrusion Detection
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 15 (71.43%) Network Security
2 14 (66.67%) Information Security
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
4 10 (47.62%) CISSP
4 10 (47.62%) SIEM
5 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 9 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Incident Management
6 8 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (38.10%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 7 (33.33%) MPLS
7 7 (33.33%) OSPF
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (28.57%) CCNP
8 6 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
9 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
9 5 (23.81%) Data Loss Prevention
9 5 (23.81%) Pattern Matching
9 5 (23.81%) CCNA
9 5 (23.81%) BGP
9 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
9 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 5 (23.81%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
10 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
10 4 (19.05%) Security Operations
10 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (14.29%) Change Control
11 3 (14.29%) SANS

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) Network Security
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
3 7 (33.33%) MPLS
3 7 (33.33%) OSPF
4 5 (23.81%) BGP
5 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 3 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (9.52%) ADSL
7 2 (9.52%) BGP-4
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (9.52%) DMVPN
7 2 (9.52%) HSRP
7 2 (9.52%) IPsec
7 2 (9.52%) IPv6
7 2 (9.52%) ISDN
7 2 (9.52%) LAN
7 2 (9.52%) PSTN
7 2 (9.52%) SSL
7 2 (9.52%) X.25
General
1 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Security Specialist
2 9 (42.86%) IT Security Specialist
3 5 (23.81%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Security Operations Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Security Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior
6 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Principal Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Principal Security Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.76%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Information Security
2 10 (47.62%) SIEM
3 9 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 9 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (38.10%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 6 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
6 5 (23.81%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
6 5 (23.81%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (23.81%) Pattern Matching
6 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (19.05%) Security Operations
7 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (14.29%) Change Control
8 3 (14.29%) ITIL
8 3 (14.29%) Presales
8 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 3 (14.29%) Threat Detection
9 2 (9.52%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) CCNP
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (23.81%) CCNA
3 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) CEH
4 3 (14.29%) CISM
4 3 (14.29%) GCIA
4 3 (14.29%) GCIH
4 3 (14.29%) GIAC
4 3 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (14.29%) SANS
5 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (4.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) Cyberoam
2 2 (9.52%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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