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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 141 165 207
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +42
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 77 62 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.58% 1.13% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.34% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 71 46 22
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
4151 4641 4654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.39% 84.43% 80.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3355 3302 3330
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +33 28 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Slough +8 11 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Bracknell +2 7 £47,500 -24.60% 1
Maidenhead -18 2 £67,500 +8.00% 2
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 70 (59.32%) Cybersecurity
2 48 (40.68%) CISSP
3 44 (37.29%) Information Security
4 37 (31.36%) Firewall
5 35 (29.66%) ArcSight
6 29 (24.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 28 (23.73%) Finance
8 27 (22.88%) Cisco
8 27 (22.88%) Security Cleared
9 26 (22.03%) Data Protection
9 26 (22.03%) Windows
9 26 (22.03%) Security Operations
10 25 (21.19%) Network Security
10 25 (21.19%) Big Data
11 24 (20.34%) Splunk
12 23 (19.49%) Threat Analysis
13 21 (17.80%) Malware Analysis
13 21 (17.80%) SC Cleared
14 19 (16.10%) CISM
14 19 (16.10%) Juniper
14 19 (16.10%) PCI DSS
14 19 (16.10%) Presales
15 18 (15.25%) PKI
15 18 (15.25%) Security Management
15 18 (15.25%) Fraud Detection
15 18 (15.25%) Security Operations Centre
16 17 (14.41%) Identity Management
16 17 (14.41%) Linux
16 17 (14.41%) Reverse Engineering
16 17 (14.41%) Analytics

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 11 (9.32%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.39%) IIS
3 3 (2.54%) IBM Domino
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (31.36%) Firewall
2 25 (21.19%) Network Security
3 14 (11.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (8.47%) Internet
4 10 (8.47%) SSL
5 8 (6.78%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.93%) LAN
6 7 (5.93%) VPN
6 7 (5.93%) WAN
7 5 (4.24%) DNS
8 4 (3.39%) HTTP
8 4 (3.39%) IPsec
8 4 (3.39%) IPv6
8 4 (3.39%) Wireless
9 3 (2.54%) IPv4
9 3 (2.54%) VLAN
10 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.85%) MPLS
10 1 (0.85%) OSPF
10 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.19%) Big Data
2 11 (9.32%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.63%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.39%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 28 (23.73%) Finance
2 11 (9.32%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.08%) Banking
4 5 (4.24%) Retail
5 4 (3.39%) Brand Awareness
6 3 (2.54%) Legal
7 2 (1.69%) Marketing
8 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (35.59%) Consultant
1 42 (35.59%) Security Consultant
2 28 (23.73%) Analyst
2 28 (23.73%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 20 (16.95%) Security Analyst
4 19 (16.10%) Security Engineer
5 14 (11.86%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 12 (10.17%) Senior Consultant
6 12 (10.17%) Senior Security Consultant
7 9 (7.63%) Network Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) SIEM Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Cisco Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) SIEM Consultant
8 8 (6.78%) SOC Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) Security Specialist
9 7 (5.93%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Information Security Consultant
10 6 (5.08%) IT Consultant
10 6 (5.08%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.32%) Regular Expression
2 5 (4.24%) Flash
2 5 (4.24%) HTML
2 5 (4.24%) HTML5
2 5 (4.24%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (1.69%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.25%) PKI
1 18 (15.25%) Security Operations Centre
2 15 (12.71%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.47%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (4.24%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (4.24%) Device Driver
4 5 (4.24%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.24%) Replication
5 4 (3.39%) CESG
5 4 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.69%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.03%) Windows
2 17 (14.41%) Linux
3 12 (10.17%) Unix
3 12 (10.17%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.54%) CentOS
4 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Android
6 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (59.32%) Cybersecurity
2 44 (37.29%) Information Security
3 26 (22.03%) Data Protection
3 26 (22.03%) Security Operations
4 23 (19.49%) Threat Analysis
5 21 (17.80%) Malware Analysis
6 19 (16.10%) Presales
7 18 (15.25%) Fraud Detection
7 18 (15.25%) Security Management
8 17 (14.41%) Analytics
8 17 (14.41%) Identity Management
8 17 (14.41%) Reverse Engineering
9 16 (13.56%) Data Analysis
10 12 (10.17%) Security Testing
11 10 (8.47%) Identity Access Management
12 9 (7.63%) ITIL
13 8 (6.78%) Information Security Management
14 6 (5.08%) Open Source
14 6 (5.08%) Risk Assessment
14 6 (5.08%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.56%) SQL
2 13 (11.02%) C
3 10 (8.47%) Python
4 7 (5.93%) Perl
4 7 (5.93%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.24%) C#
5 5 (4.24%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 48 (40.68%) CISSP
2 27 (22.88%) Security Cleared
3 21 (17.80%) SC Cleared
4 19 (16.10%) CISM
5 14 (11.86%) GCIH
6 13 (11.02%) CEH
6 13 (11.02%) SANS
7 12 (10.17%) CCNA
7 12 (10.17%) CISA
7 12 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (10.17%) Degree
7 12 (10.17%) GCIA
8 9 (7.63%) IISP
9 6 (5.08%) CCNP
9 6 (5.08%) GIAC
9 6 (5.08%) SSCP
10 5 (4.24%) CREST Certified
10 5 (4.24%) ECIH
10 5 (4.24%) GCFA
10 5 (4.24%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (24.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (16.10%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.24%) COBIT
4 4 (3.39%) ISO22301
5 3 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.85%) FISMA
6 1 (0.85%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.24%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (8.47%) EnCase
2 6 (5.08%) Endace
2 6 (5.08%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (3.39%) QRadar
4 2 (1.69%) RSA Archer
4 2 (1.69%) RSA enVision
5 1 (0.85%) Nessus
5 1 (0.85%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.85%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 35 (29.66%) ArcSight
2 27 (22.88%) Cisco
3 24 (20.34%) Splunk
4 19 (16.10%) Juniper
5 11 (9.32%) Fortinet
5 11 (9.32%) LogRhythm
6 10 (8.47%) Trend Micro
7 8 (6.78%) CheckPoint
8 7 (5.93%) F5
8 7 (5.93%) Intel
9 6 (5.08%) Intel Security
9 6 (5.08%) Qualys
10 5 (4.24%) Blue Coat
10 5 (4.24%) Forcepoint
10 5 (4.24%) Palo Alto
10 5 (4.24%) Sourcefire
11 4 (3.39%) Nokia
12 3 (2.54%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.69%) NetWitness
13 2 (1.69%) Symantec
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Car,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: 19 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bens, Bonus, Stock (Pre-IPO)
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 12 days ago