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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 200 184 182
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 22 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.69% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.93% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 31
Average salary £55,000 £39,375 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.68% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £27,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £58,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
4418 4080 4165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 75.30% 74.43% 74.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2958 3078 3442
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 -10 5 £55,000 +100.00% 1
Slough +10 4 £36,500 -
Newbury -7 1 - -
Maidenhead -18 1 - -
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 27 (58.70%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) Firewall
3 18 (39.13%) Linux
4 17 (36.96%) Cisco
4 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
4 17 (36.96%) Juniper
5 15 (32.61%) CISSP
6 14 (30.43%) CheckPoint
6 14 (30.43%) Snort
6 14 (30.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 13 (28.26%) SQL
8 12 (26.09%) Sophos
8 12 (26.09%) Nessus
8 12 (26.09%) Nmap
8 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
8 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
8 12 (26.09%) Metasploit
8 12 (26.09%) Imperva
8 12 (26.09%) tcpdump
9 11 (23.91%) PCI DSS
10 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (19.57%) Cyber Security
11 8 (17.39%) Perl
11 8 (17.39%) PHP
11 8 (17.39%) Python
11 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
11 8 (17.39%) HIPAA
11 8 (17.39%) Ruby
11 8 (17.39%) Blue Coat
12 7 (15.22%) UNIX

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 23 (50.00%) Firewall
2 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
3 12 (26.09%) tcpdump
4 7 (15.22%) HTTP
5 6 (13.04%) Network Security
6 4 (8.70%) Unified Communications
7 3 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (6.52%) LAN
7 3 (6.52%) WAN
8 2 (4.35%) MPLS
8 2 (4.35%) DNS
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.17%) FWSM
9 1 (2.17%) Internet
9 1 (2.17%) VPN
9 1 (2.17%) IPv4
9 1 (2.17%) IPv6
9 1 (2.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Security Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Sales Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Technical Architect
6 5 (10.87%) Security Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Security Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Design Authority
7 4 (8.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Junior
8 2 (4.35%) Sales Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Design Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Design Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Design Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Information Security Specialist
8 2 (4.35%) Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.35%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) PKI
2 2 (4.35%) Open Source
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (58.70%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Linux
3 7 (15.22%) UNIX
4 6 (13.04%) Ubuntu
4 6 (13.04%) CentOS
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 9 (19.57%) Cyber Security
3 6 (13.04%) Information Security
4 5 (10.87%) Analytics
4 5 (10.87%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (10.87%) Security Architecture
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL
6 3 (6.52%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (6.52%) Network Management
7 2 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Service Continuity Management
8 1 (2.17%) Anomaly Detection
8 1 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.17%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.17%) Computer Security
8 1 (2.17%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (2.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 8 (17.39%) Perl
2 8 (17.39%) PHP
2 8 (17.39%) Python
2 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
2 8 (17.39%) Ruby
3 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) CISSP
2 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
2 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (13.04%) CEH
4 6 (13.04%) OSCP
4 6 (13.04%) OSCE
5 5 (10.87%) CCNP
5 5 (10.87%) CISA
6 4 (8.70%) CISM
6 4 (8.70%) CCNA
7 3 (6.52%) GCIA
7 3 (6.52%) GCIH
7 3 (6.52%) SSCP
8 2 (4.35%) RHCE
8 2 (4.35%) BC Cleared
8 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.17%) CRISC
9 1 (2.17%) Degree
9 1 (2.17%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) PCI DSS
2 8 (17.39%) HIPAA
3 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.35%) GPG13
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Snort
2 12 (26.09%) Nmap
3 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Nessus
2 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Cisco
1 17 (36.96%) Juniper
2 14 (30.43%) CheckPoint
3 12 (26.09%) Sophos
3 12 (26.09%) Imperva
4 8 (17.39%) Blue Coat
5 7 (15.22%) HP
5 7 (15.22%) Websense
6 6 (13.04%) Symantec
6 6 (13.04%) McAfee
6 6 (13.04%) Red Hat
6 6 (13.04%) Fortinet
6 6 (13.04%) F5
6 6 (13.04%) Splunk
7 4 (8.70%) TippingPoint
7 4 (8.70%) Sourcefire
8 3 (6.52%) ArcSight
9 2 (4.35%) IBM
9 2 (4.35%) Dell
10 1 (2.17%) SevOne
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum & Bonus, & Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 22 days ago