The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 66 63 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 5 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.84% 1.31% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.67% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
SIEM
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
458 419 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 76.97% 78.32% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 363 281 534
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SIEM
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Basingstoke region.

SIEM Salary Trend in Basingstoke

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SIEM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SIEM.

1 10 (76.92%) Cyber Security
2 8 (61.54%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) C++
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) Electronics
4 6 (46.15%) Military
4 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
4 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) CISSP
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
5 4 (30.77%) Legal
5 4 (30.77%) Information Management
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Communications Security
5 4 (30.77%) Protective Monitoring
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) MS Project
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 3 (23.08%) AIX

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SIEM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SIEM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Project
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) SSH
2 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
2 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (46.15%) Electronics
1 6 (46.15%) Military
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
2 4 (30.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Security Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Head of Security
5 1 (7.69%) Head of Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) PKI
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) AIX
3 3 (23.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Cyber Security
2 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Communications Security
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 4 (30.77%) Information Management
3 4 (30.77%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (23.08%) Document Management
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Network Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) People Management
6 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
3 3 (23.08%) GCIA
3 3 (23.08%) GCIH
4 1 (7.69%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) COBIT
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
1 3 (23.08%) COSO
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee
3 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) ArcSight