The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank - 110 115
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.13% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.94%
SIEM
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1456 1219 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.03% 79.10% 75.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1069 1325
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SIEM
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Cambridge region.

SIEM Salary Trend in Cambridge

SIEM
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec