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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 156 162 182
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 68 61 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.27% 1.14% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.45% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 46 52 31
Average salary £63,750 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.21% -32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,250
% change year-on-year
- -1.55%
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
4353 4203 3881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.99% 78.37% 76.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3203 3060 3008
Average salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 5 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 5 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 -4 25 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Reading +3 14 £46,250 +8.82% 9
Newbury +3 7 - -
Slough -12 4 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Bracknell - 3 £58,500 - 1
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 77 (53.10%) Firewall
2 68 (46.90%) Windows
3 56 (38.62%) CISSP
4 47 (32.41%) Linux
5 46 (31.72%) Information Security
5 46 (31.72%) Cyber Security
6 43 (29.66%) Security Cleared
7 39 (26.90%) Network Security
8 38 (26.21%) TCP/IP
9 35 (24.14%) SC Cleared
10 31 (21.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 31 (21.38%) Management Information System
11 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
11 26 (17.93%) Active Directory
11 26 (17.93%) Project Management
12 24 (16.55%) Intrusion Detection
13 23 (15.86%) Cisco
14 22 (15.17%) SQL
14 22 (15.17%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (14.48%) UNIX
16 20 (13.79%) Juniper
16 20 (13.79%) CISA
16 20 (13.79%) CISM
16 20 (13.79%) PCI DSS
17 19 (13.10%) Regular Expression
18 17 (11.72%) ITIL
19 16 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
20 15 (10.34%) MPLS
20 15 (10.34%) MCSE
20 15 (10.34%) VPN

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 77 (53.10%) Firewall
2 39 (26.90%) Network Security
3 38 (26.21%) TCP/IP
4 24 (16.55%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (10.34%) MPLS
5 15 (10.34%) VPN
6 12 (8.28%) DNS
7 11 (7.59%) WAN
7 11 (7.59%) DHCP
8 9 (6.21%) Wireless
8 9 (6.21%) LAN
9 8 (5.52%) SNMP
9 8 (5.52%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (4.83%) VLAN
10 7 (4.83%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (4.83%) IPsec
10 7 (4.83%) OSPF
10 7 (4.83%) BGP
11 5 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (3.45%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.90%) Big Data
3 7 (4.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.14%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 15 (10.34%) Finance
2 11 (7.59%) Banking
2 11 (7.59%) Retail
3 9 (6.21%) Marketing
4 8 (5.52%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.52%) Games
5 6 (4.14%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.07%) Legal
7 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.38%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Military
8 1 (0.69%) Back Office
8 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (29.66%) Consultant
2 31 (21.38%) Security Consultant
3 27 (18.62%) Security Engineer
4 18 (12.41%) Analyst
4 18 (12.41%) Security Analyst
5 15 (10.34%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 10 (6.90%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 10 (6.90%) Security Specialist
7 9 (6.21%) IT Security Engineer
7 9 (6.21%) Information Security Engineer
7 9 (6.21%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.52%) Service Manager
8 8 (5.52%) Security Manager
9 7 (4.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.83%) Network Manager
9 7 (4.83%) Architect
10 6 (4.14%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.14%) Network Architect
11 5 (3.45%) Information Security Consultant
11 5 (3.45%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.10%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.38%) ODBC
2 2 (1.38%) Lucene
3 1 (0.69%) JSP
3 1 (0.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.38%) Management Information System
2 14 (9.66%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.83%) Open Source
5 5 (3.45%) Blog
5 5 (3.45%) Machine to Machine
6 3 (2.07%) PKI
6 3 (2.07%) Kindle
7 2 (1.38%) Replication
8 1 (0.69%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.69%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.69%) CESG
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 68 (46.90%) Windows
2 47 (32.41%) Linux
3 21 (14.48%) UNIX
4 7 (4.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.14%) CentOS
6 5 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.07%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.72%) Information Security
1 46 (31.72%) Cyber Security
2 26 (17.93%) Project Management
3 17 (11.72%) ITIL
4 13 (8.97%) Analytics
4 13 (8.97%) Security Management
5 12 (8.28%) Risk Management
5 12 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (7.59%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 9 (6.21%) TOGAF
9 8 (5.52%) Change Management
10 7 (4.83%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (4.83%) Network Design
10 7 (4.83%) Incident Management
10 7 (4.83%) OWASP
10 7 (4.83%) Protective Monitoring
10 7 (4.83%) Anomaly Detection
11 6 (4.14%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (3.45%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.17%) SQL
2 10 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.52%) C
4 5 (3.45%) Java
4 5 (3.45%) Python
5 4 (2.76%) C++
6 2 (1.38%) Perl
6 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 56 (38.62%) CISSP
2 43 (29.66%) Security Cleared
3 35 (24.14%) SC Cleared
4 22 (15.17%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (13.79%) CISA
5 20 (13.79%) CISM
6 16 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (10.34%) MCSE
8 13 (8.97%) DV Cleared
9 11 (7.59%) CRISC
9 11 (7.59%) CCNP
10 10 (6.90%) CCNA
10 10 (6.90%) Degree
11 9 (6.21%) PCI QSA
12 8 (5.52%) CCIE
13 5 (3.45%) CEH
13 5 (3.45%) MCITP
13 5 (3.45%) CCSA
13 5 (3.45%) CCIP
14 4 (2.76%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (21.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (13.79%) PCI DSS
3 12 (8.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (6.90%) GPG13
5 9 (6.21%) SLA
6 3 (2.07%) ISO 9001
7 2 (1.38%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.69%) COBIT
8 1 (0.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 26 (17.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.45%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.45%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.07%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (15.86%) Cisco
2 20 (13.79%) Juniper
3 12 (8.28%) CheckPoint
4 9 (6.21%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.52%) ArcSight
5 8 (5.52%) F5
6 7 (4.83%) Blue Coat
6 7 (4.83%) Citrix
7 6 (4.14%) McAfee
8 5 (3.45%) BMC
8 5 (3.45%) SevOne
9 4 (2.76%) LogRhythm
9 4 (2.76%) Symantec
9 4 (2.76%) Proofpoint
9 4 (2.76%) Huawei
10 3 (2.07%) Splunk
10 3 (2.07%) Clearswift
10 3 (2.07%) MobileIron
11 2 (1.38%) Trustwave
11 2 (1.38%) M86 Security
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