The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 94 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.37% - 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.36% +10.00%
SIEM
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
875 774 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.98% 84.59% 77.46%
Number of salaries quoted 730 708 717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SIEM
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SIEM
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 3 £45,000 -
SIEM
East of England

SIEM
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) WSUS
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) PCI QSA
3 2 (33.33%) LogRhythm
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Security Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Advisor
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) LogRhythm