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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 161 184 195
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +11
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 63 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.13% 0.73% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.95% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 46 36 28
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
4544 4434 3925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.51% 77.44% 75.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3293 3240 3021
Average salary £52,500 £48,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% +5.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +16 28 £63,750 +10.86% 9
Reading -6 11 £47,500 +11.76% 14
Slough 0 4 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Newbury +15 3 - -
Bracknell - 2 £63,000 -
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (55.41%) Firewall
2 78 (52.70%) Windows
3 59 (39.86%) CISSP
4 53 (35.81%) Linux
5 51 (34.46%) Cyber Security
6 50 (33.78%) Security Cleared
7 47 (31.76%) Information Security
8 41 (27.70%) SC Cleared
9 39 (26.35%) Network Security
9 39 (26.35%) TCP/IP
10 32 (21.62%) SQL Server
11 31 (20.95%) Management Information System
11 31 (20.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 29 (19.59%) SQL
13 26 (17.57%) Active Directory
13 26 (17.57%) Project Management
14 25 (16.89%) Cisco
15 24 (16.22%) Juniper
16 23 (15.54%) UNIX
16 23 (15.54%) Intrusion Detection
16 23 (15.54%) PCI DSS
17 22 (14.86%) Regular Expression
18 21 (14.19%) Cisco Certification
19 20 (13.51%) CISA
20 19 (12.84%) CISM
21 18 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
21 18 (12.16%) Analytics
22 17 (11.49%) MCSE
22 17 (11.49%) Computer Science
23 16 (10.81%) DV Cleared

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (55.41%) Firewall
2 39 (26.35%) Network Security
2 39 (26.35%) TCP/IP
3 23 (15.54%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (10.14%) VPN
5 13 (8.78%) DNS
5 13 (8.78%) MPLS
6 12 (8.11%) WAN
7 11 (7.43%) DHCP
8 9 (6.08%) SNMP
9 8 (5.41%) LAN
10 7 (4.73%) VLAN
10 7 (4.73%) Wireless
10 7 (4.73%) IPsec
11 6 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (4.05%) OSPF
11 6 (4.05%) BGP
12 5 (3.38%) Cisco PIX
13 4 (2.70%) Wireless Security
13 4 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.43%) Big Data
3 8 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.05%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 14 (9.46%) Finance
2 9 (6.08%) Banking
2 9 (6.08%) Retail
3 7 (4.73%) Marketing
4 6 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.05%) Games
4 6 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.38%) Legal
6 2 (1.35%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.35%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 44 (29.73%) Consultant
2 30 (20.27%) Security Consultant
2 30 (20.27%) Security Engineer
3 18 (12.16%) Analyst
4 17 (11.49%) Security Analyst
5 13 (8.78%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 11 (7.43%) Security Specialist
6 11 (7.43%) Service Manager
7 10 (6.76%) Security Manager
7 10 (6.76%) Information Security Engineer
7 10 (6.76%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 9 (6.08%) IT Security Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Network Manager
9 8 (5.41%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) IT Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Professional Services Consultant
11 6 (4.05%) Monitoring Specialist
11 6 (4.05%) Services Delivery Manager
11 6 (4.05%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.86%) Regular Expression
2 3 (2.03%) ODBC
3 2 (1.35%) Lucene
4 1 (0.68%) .NET
4 1 (0.68%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.95%) Management Information System
2 17 (11.49%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.08%) Open Source
5 5 (3.38%) Machine to Machine
5 5 (3.38%) Blog
6 3 (2.03%) PKI
6 3 (2.03%) Kindle
7 2 (1.35%) Replication
8 1 (0.68%) CESG
8 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.68%) Economics
8 1 (0.68%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 78 (52.70%) Windows
2 53 (35.81%) Linux
3 23 (15.54%) UNIX
4 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.73%) CentOS
5 4 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.70%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.46%) Cyber Security
2 47 (31.76%) Information Security
3 26 (17.57%) Project Management
4 18 (12.16%) Analytics
5 16 (10.81%) ITIL
6 13 (8.78%) Security Management
7 12 (8.11%) Risk Management
8 10 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.76%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (6.76%) Incident Management
8 10 (6.76%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (6.08%) Anomaly Detection
10 8 (5.41%) Protective Monitoring
10 8 (5.41%) Network Design
11 7 (4.73%) TOGAF
11 7 (4.73%) PRINCE2
11 7 (4.73%) Change Management
11 7 (4.73%) Reverse Engineering
11 7 (4.73%) OWASP
12 6 (4.05%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.59%) SQL
2 11 (7.43%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.08%) C
4 7 (4.73%) Python
5 5 (3.38%) Java
6 4 (2.70%) Perl
6 4 (2.70%) C++
6 4 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.35%) PHP
7 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (39.86%) CISSP
2 50 (33.78%) Security Cleared
3 41 (27.70%) SC Cleared
4 21 (14.19%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (13.51%) CISA
6 19 (12.84%) CISM
7 18 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (11.49%) MCSE
9 16 (10.81%) DV Cleared
10 11 (7.43%) Degree
11 10 (6.76%) CCNA
12 9 (6.08%) CCNP
12 9 (6.08%) CRISC
13 8 (5.41%) CEH
14 7 (4.73%) CCIE
14 7 (4.73%) PCI QSA
14 7 (4.73%) MCITP
15 5 (3.38%) MCDBA
15 5 (3.38%) GIAC
16 3 (2.03%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (20.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (15.54%) PCI DSS
3 11 (7.43%) GPG13
4 10 (6.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (6.08%) SLA
6 6 (4.05%) FISMA
7 4 (2.70%) HIPAA
8 3 (2.03%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.68%) COBIT
9 1 (0.68%) JSP 440
System Software
1 26 (17.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.03%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.68%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (2.03%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (16.89%) Cisco
2 24 (16.22%) Juniper
3 15 (10.14%) CheckPoint
4 9 (6.08%) McAfee
5 8 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.41%) ArcSight
6 7 (4.73%) Citrix
7 6 (4.05%) Blue Coat
7 6 (4.05%) LogRhythm
7 6 (4.05%) F5
8 5 (3.38%) Splunk
8 5 (3.38%) Symantec
9 4 (2.70%) Proofpoint
9 4 (2.70%) Huawei
10 3 (2.03%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.03%) Clearswift
10 3 (2.03%) SevOne
10 3 (2.03%) MobileIron
10 3 (2.03%) Trustwave
10 3 (2.03%) BMC
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 5000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Concur Technologies
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, benefits + more
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 11 days ago
Wokingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + Benefits (Car, health etc)
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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