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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 181 146 160
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +14
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 44 82 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.85% 1.51% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.78% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 38 55 63
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £43,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.24% -3.00%
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
4385 4605 4392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 84.60% 84.54% 82.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3568 3325 3177
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Reading +16 26 £57,500 +35.29%
Bracknell +3 6 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Maidenhead -30 1 - -
Windsor - 1 - - 1
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 45 (54.88%) Cybersecurity
2 32 (39.02%) CISSP
3 27 (32.93%) Firewall
4 24 (29.27%) Windows
5 22 (26.83%) Linux
5 22 (26.83%) Information Security
5 22 (26.83%) Security Cleared
6 21 (25.61%) Network Security
6 21 (25.61%) Intrusion Detection
7 18 (21.95%) Active Directory
7 18 (21.95%) Windows Server
8 17 (20.73%) Big Data
8 17 (20.73%) SANS
9 16 (19.51%) CEH
10 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
10 15 (18.29%) Cisco
10 15 (18.29%) Presales
11 14 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (17.07%) LogRhythm
11 14 (17.07%) SC Cleared
11 14 (17.07%) NoSQL
11 14 (17.07%) Splunk
11 14 (17.07%) ArcSight
11 14 (17.07%) TCP/IP
12 13 (15.85%) Finance
12 13 (15.85%) Juniper
13 12 (14.63%) SQL
13 12 (14.63%) Malware Analysis
13 12 (14.63%) Endace
14 11 (13.41%) Analytics

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (32.93%) Firewall
2 21 (25.61%) Intrusion Detection
2 21 (25.61%) Network Security
3 14 (17.07%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.98%) DNS
5 8 (9.76%) DHCP
6 5 (6.10%) VPN
6 5 (6.10%) WebEx
7 4 (4.88%) SSL
8 3 (3.66%) LAN
8 3 (3.66%) WAN
9 2 (2.44%) BGP
9 2 (2.44%) Internet
9 2 (2.44%) IPv6
9 2 (2.44%) MPLS
9 2 (2.44%) OSPF
9 2 (2.44%) Wireless
10 1 (1.22%) DMZ
10 1 (1.22%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.22%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.73%) Big Data
2 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
3 14 (17.07%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (15.85%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.66%) Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Law
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (23.17%) Analyst
2 17 (20.73%) Security Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) Support Engineer
4 14 (17.07%) Security Analyst
5 12 (14.63%) Consultant
5 12 (14.63%) Security Consultant
6 10 (12.20%) Applications Support
7 8 (9.76%) Network Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) SIEM Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Applications Support Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Applications Specialist
9 5 (6.10%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 5 (6.10%) Network Support
9 5 (6.10%) SIEM Consultant
9 5 (6.10%) Support Specialist
10 4 (4.88%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) ZeroMQ
2 5 (6.10%) Regular Expression
3 2 (2.44%) CGI
4 1 (1.22%) Flash
4 1 (1.22%) HTML
4 1 (1.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.32%) Cyber Attack
3 5 (6.10%) Replication
3 5 (6.10%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (3.66%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (3.66%) PKI
6 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.22%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.22%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.27%) Windows
2 22 (26.83%) Linux
3 18 (21.95%) Windows Server
4 8 (9.76%) Unix
5 6 (7.32%) CentOS
6 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.22%) Android
7 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.22%) Solaris
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.88%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (26.83%) Information Security
3 15 (18.29%) Presales
4 12 (14.63%) Malware Analysis
5 11 (13.41%) Analytics
5 11 (13.41%) Data Analysis
5 11 (13.41%) Reverse Engineering
6 10 (12.20%) Security Operations
7 9 (10.98%) Security Management
8 8 (9.76%) Threat Analysis
9 7 (8.54%) Identity Management
10 6 (7.32%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.10%) Identity Access Management
11 5 (6.10%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (6.10%) Security Testing
12 4 (4.88%) Data Protection
12 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
12 4 (4.88%) Mobile Device Management
13 3 (3.66%) Database Security
13 3 (3.66%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) SQL
2 9 (10.98%) Java
3 7 (8.54%) Perl
4 6 (7.32%) C#
5 5 (6.10%) Python
6 4 (4.88%) C
7 2 (2.44%) C++
8 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (39.02%) CISSP
2 22 (26.83%) Security Cleared
3 17 (20.73%) SANS
4 16 (19.51%) CEH
5 14 (17.07%) SC Cleared
6 9 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (7.32%) CCNA
7 6 (7.32%) CCNP
7 6 (7.32%) CISA
7 6 (7.32%) CISM
8 5 (6.10%) GCIH
9 4 (4.88%) Degree
9 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared
9 4 (4.88%) GIAC
10 3 (3.66%) CRISC
10 3 (3.66%) GCIA
10 3 (3.66%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.44%) CCIE
11 2 (2.44%) GSEC
11 2 (2.44%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.88%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.22%) COBIT
4 1 (1.22%) FISMA
4 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) Snort
3 1 (1.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) Endace
2 5 (6.10%) EnCase
3 3 (3.66%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.22%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.22%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Cisco
2 14 (17.07%) ArcSight
2 14 (17.07%) LogRhythm
2 14 (17.07%) Splunk
3 13 (15.85%) Juniper
4 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.76%) F5
6 7 (8.54%) Sourcefire
7 6 (7.32%) Blue Coat
7 6 (7.32%) Fortinet
7 6 (7.32%) Qualys
7 6 (7.32%) Websense
8 5 (6.10%) CheckPoint
8 5 (6.10%) Google
8 5 (6.10%) Intel
8 5 (6.10%) Nokia
8 5 (6.10%) Trend Micro
9 4 (4.88%) Symantec
10 3 (3.66%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.44%) LogLogic
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Windsor
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 27 days ago