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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 153 193 209
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +16
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 62 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.23% 0.46% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.61% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 11
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
4069 4126 3826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.91% 75.58% 73.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2963 2942 2954
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Reading +1 21 £58,750 -18.96% 10
Maidenhead +17 19 £55,000 +83.33% 9
Slough +2 8 £58,000 +107.14% 4
Bracknell - 3 £57,500 - 3
Newbury +5 2 £55,000 - 3
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 78 (55.71%) Windows
2 76 (54.29%) Firewall
3 61 (43.57%) Cyber Security
4 53 (37.86%) Linux
5 49 (35.00%) CISSP
6 42 (30.00%) Information Security
7 40 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 35 (25.00%) Network Security
9 34 (24.29%) TCP/IP
10 30 (21.43%) Management Information System
11 28 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 28 (20.00%) SC Cleared
12 27 (19.29%) SQL
12 27 (19.29%) UNIX
13 24 (17.14%) Active Directory
14 23 (16.43%) Intrusion Detection
14 23 (16.43%) Analytics
15 22 (15.71%) Project Management
16 21 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 19 (13.57%) ITIL
18 18 (12.86%) Cisco Certification
18 18 (12.86%) CISA
18 18 (12.86%) Incident Management
19 17 (12.14%) PCI DSS
19 17 (12.14%) Juniper
19 17 (12.14%) Cisco
20 15 (10.71%) Microsoft
20 15 (10.71%) Malware Analysis
21 14 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
21 14 (10.00%) CheckPoint

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.71%) nginx
2 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.43%) MS Office
3 5 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (54.29%) Firewall
2 35 (25.00%) Network Security
3 34 (24.29%) TCP/IP
4 23 (16.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (9.29%) VPN
6 12 (8.57%) DNS
7 11 (7.86%) WAN
8 10 (7.14%) DHCP
9 9 (6.43%) MPLS
10 8 (5.71%) SNMP
11 7 (5.00%) VLAN
11 7 (5.00%) IPsec
12 6 (4.29%) Wireshark
13 5 (3.57%) Internet
14 4 (2.86%) LAN
15 3 (2.14%) Wireless Security
15 3 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (2.14%) Wireless
15 3 (2.14%) OSPF
15 3 (2.14%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.14%) Big Data
3 8 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.14%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.43%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (10.00%) Finance
2 10 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.29%) Legal
4 5 (3.57%) Banking
5 3 (2.14%) Marketing
6 2 (1.43%) Back Office
6 2 (1.43%) Retail
7 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Military
7 1 (0.71%) Games
7 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (20.71%) Consultant
2 28 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 27 (19.29%) Analyst
4 22 (15.71%) Security Analyst
5 16 (11.43%) Security Consultant
6 13 (9.29%) Security Manager
7 12 (8.57%) Service Manager
7 12 (8.57%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 11 (7.86%) Security Specialist
9 10 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (6.43%) Information Security Engineer
10 9 (6.43%) Monitoring Specialist
11 8 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.71%) Network Manager
11 8 (5.71%) IT Security Engineer
12 7 (5.00%) Network Security Manager
12 7 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
12 7 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
12 7 (5.00%) Support Engineer
12 7 (5.00%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.57%) Regular Expression
2 3 (2.14%) ODBC
2 3 (2.14%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (0.71%) Lucene
3 1 (0.71%) Web Services
3 1 (0.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.86%) Open Source
2 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.43%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (3.57%) Machine to Machine
6 3 (2.14%) Blog
6 3 (2.14%) PKI
7 2 (1.43%) Economics
7 2 (1.43%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.71%) Kindle
8 1 (0.71%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.71%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.71%) CESG
8 1 (0.71%) Replication
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.71%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 78 (55.71%) Windows
2 53 (37.86%) Linux
3 27 (19.29%) UNIX
4 11 (7.86%) CentOS
5 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.29%) Windows 8
6 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.57%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.14%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (43.57%) Cyber Security
2 42 (30.00%) Information Security
3 23 (16.43%) Analytics
4 22 (15.71%) Project Management
5 19 (13.57%) ITIL
6 18 (12.86%) Incident Management
7 15 (10.71%) Malware Analysis
8 14 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
8 14 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 14 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (7.86%) Security Management
10 10 (7.14%) Network Design
11 9 (6.43%) Service Delivery
12 8 (5.71%) Ethical Hacking
13 7 (5.00%) OWASP
13 7 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 7 (5.00%) Change Management
14 6 (4.29%) Risk Management
14 6 (4.29%) Vulnerability Management
15 5 (3.57%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.29%) SQL
2 11 (7.86%) Python
3 10 (7.14%) Java
3 10 (7.14%) Perl
4 8 (5.71%) C
4 8 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.57%) Ruby
5 5 (3.57%) PHP
6 4 (2.86%) C++
7 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (35.00%) CISSP
2 40 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 28 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 18 (12.86%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (12.86%) CISA
5 14 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 14 (10.00%) CEH
6 10 (7.14%) CCNA
6 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (7.14%) CISM
7 9 (6.43%) GCIA
7 9 (6.43%) GCIH
7 9 (6.43%) Degree
7 9 (6.43%) MCSE
8 7 (5.00%) GIAC
9 5 (3.57%) VTSP
9 5 (3.57%) MCITP
9 5 (3.57%) CCIE
9 5 (3.57%) CCNP
10 4 (2.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (12.14%) PCI DSS
3 11 (7.86%) SLA
4 6 (4.29%) GPG13
4 6 (4.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (4.29%) HIPAA
5 4 (2.86%) FISMA
6 1 (0.71%) COBIT
6 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.71%) Nessus
2 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (12.14%) Juniper
1 17 (12.14%) Cisco
2 15 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 13 (9.29%) McAfee
5 9 (6.43%) Splunk
5 9 (6.43%) ArcSight
6 7 (5.00%) Citrix
6 7 (5.00%) LogRhythm
7 4 (2.86%) Symantec
7 4 (2.86%) Sourcefire
7 4 (2.86%) Huawei
8 3 (2.14%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.14%) Fortinet
8 3 (2.14%) Blue Coat
8 3 (2.14%) Websense
8 3 (2.14%) Trustwave
9 2 (1.43%) HP
9 2 (1.43%) IBM
9 2 (1.43%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Thatcham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Thatcham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Windsor
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + competitive, benefits and much more
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, health, holiday
Posted: 12 days ago