The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 168 197 204
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +7
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 59 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 0.46% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.60% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 20
Average salary £63,750 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.21% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £30,200 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -
SIEM
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4382 4337 3975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.85% 76.19% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3123 3118 3015
Average salary £54,750 £48,500 £45,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.88% +6.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SIEM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Berkshire

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SIEM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
Maidenhead +25 24 £60,000 +100.00% 5
Reading +6 19 £57,500 -20.68% 14
Slough -3 5 £62,500 +31.57% 5
Bracknell - 2 £63,000 - 1
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 82 (58.16%) Firewall
2 80 (56.74%) Windows
3 54 (38.30%) Linux
3 54 (38.30%) Cyber Security
4 50 (35.46%) CISSP
5 47 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 46 (32.62%) Information Security
7 39 (27.66%) TCP/IP
8 38 (26.95%) Network Security
9 35 (24.82%) SC Cleared
10 33 (23.40%) SQL
11 30 (21.28%) SQL Server
12 28 (19.86%) Management Information System
13 27 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 26 (18.44%) Active Directory
15 25 (17.73%) UNIX
15 25 (17.73%) Project Management
16 23 (16.31%) Cisco
16 23 (16.31%) Juniper
17 22 (15.60%) Intrusion Detection
18 20 (14.18%) PCI DSS
18 20 (14.18%) Analytics
19 19 (13.48%) Regular Expression
19 19 (13.48%) CISA
20 18 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
21 16 (11.35%) CheckPoint
21 16 (11.35%) DV Cleared
22 15 (10.64%) Incident Management
22 15 (10.64%) Computer Science
22 15 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (58.16%) Firewall
2 39 (27.66%) TCP/IP
3 38 (26.95%) Network Security
4 22 (15.60%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (10.64%) VPN
6 13 (9.22%) DNS
7 12 (8.51%) WAN
8 11 (7.80%) DHCP
9 9 (6.38%) MPLS
10 8 (5.67%) SNMP
11 7 (4.96%) IPsec
11 7 (4.96%) VLAN
12 5 (3.55%) LAN
12 5 (3.55%) Wireshark
13 4 (2.84%) Wireless Security
13 4 (2.84%) Wireless
13 4 (2.84%) Internet
13 4 (2.84%) DMZ
14 3 (2.13%) OSPF
14 3 (2.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.80%) Big Data
3 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.96%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.84%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.42%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 11 (7.80%) Finance
2 6 (4.26%) Retail
2 6 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.26%) Legal
3 5 (3.55%) Banking
4 4 (2.84%) Marketing
5 3 (2.13%) Games
5 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Military
6 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.71%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (23.40%) Consultant
2 31 (21.99%) Security Engineer
3 21 (14.89%) Security Consultant
4 20 (14.18%) Analyst
5 18 (12.77%) Security Analyst
6 13 (9.22%) Security Manager
6 13 (9.22%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 12 (8.51%) Service Manager
8 11 (7.80%) Security Specialist
9 10 (7.09%) Information Security Engineer
9 10 (7.09%) IT Security Engineer
10 9 (6.38%) Network Manager
11 8 (5.67%) Monitoring Specialist
12 7 (4.96%) IT Consultant
12 7 (4.96%) Support Engineer
12 7 (4.96%) Delivery Manager
12 7 (4.96%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (4.96%) Services Delivery Manager
12 7 (4.96%) Network Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.48%) Regular Expression
2 4 (2.84%) ODBC
3 2 (1.42%) Lucene
4 1 (0.71%) JSP
4 1 (0.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.86%) Management Information System
2 15 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.09%) Open Source
5 5 (3.55%) Machine to Machine
6 4 (2.84%) Blog
7 3 (2.13%) PKI
8 2 (1.42%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.42%) Economics
8 2 (1.42%) Kindle
8 2 (1.42%) Replication
9 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.71%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.71%) CESG
9 1 (0.71%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 80 (56.74%) Windows
2 54 (38.30%) Linux
3 25 (17.73%) UNIX
4 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.96%) CentOS
6 5 (3.55%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.55%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (38.30%) Cyber Security
2 46 (32.62%) Information Security
3 25 (17.73%) Project Management
4 20 (14.18%) Analytics
5 15 (10.64%) Incident Management
6 14 (9.93%) ITIL
6 14 (9.93%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (9.22%) Reverse Engineering
8 12 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (8.51%) Security Management
9 11 (7.80%) Malware Analysis
10 9 (6.38%) Network Design
11 8 (5.67%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.96%) Anomaly Detection
12 7 (4.96%) Protective Monitoring
12 7 (4.96%) Change Management
12 7 (4.96%) Risk Management
12 7 (4.96%) OWASP
12 7 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (4.26%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.40%) SQL
2 10 (7.09%) PowerShell
2 10 (7.09%) Python
3 9 (6.38%) C
3 9 (6.38%) Perl
4 8 (5.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.55%) Java
6 4 (2.84%) Ruby
6 4 (2.84%) PHP
6 4 (2.84%) C++
7 2 (1.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (35.46%) CISSP
2 47 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 35 (24.82%) SC Cleared
4 19 (13.48%) CISA
5 18 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (11.35%) DV Cleared
7 15 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (9.93%) MCSE
9 12 (8.51%) Degree
9 12 (8.51%) CISM
10 11 (7.80%) CEH
11 10 (7.09%) CCNA
12 7 (4.96%) MCITP
13 6 (4.26%) GIAC
13 6 (4.26%) CCNP
14 5 (3.55%) CRISC
15 4 (2.84%) CHFI
15 4 (2.84%) GCIA
15 4 (2.84%) GCIH
15 4 (2.84%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (14.18%) PCI DSS
3 11 (7.80%) SLA
4 10 (7.09%) GPG13
5 8 (5.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (4.26%) HIPAA
6 6 (4.26%) FISMA
7 2 (1.42%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.71%) COBIT
8 1 (0.71%) JSP 440
System Software
1 26 (18.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.42%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (16.31%) Cisco
1 23 (16.31%) Juniper
2 16 (11.35%) CheckPoint
3 12 (8.51%) McAfee
4 10 (7.09%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.67%) Splunk
6 7 (4.96%) LogRhythm
6 7 (4.96%) Citrix
6 7 (4.96%) ArcSight
7 5 (3.55%) Symantec
8 4 (2.84%) Huawei
8 4 (2.84%) Proofpoint
8 4 (2.84%) Trustwave
9 3 (2.13%) F5
9 3 (2.13%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.13%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.13%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.42%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.42%) Qualys
10 2 (1.42%) M86 Security
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus(OTE £50-55K) + 5k car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more.
Posted: 10 days ago
Windsor
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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