The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 118 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 1 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.056% 0.30% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.39% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 9
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1441 1269 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.05% 76.54% 75.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1093 1166
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SIEM
Cambridgeshire

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 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (80.00%) Operations Management
2 4 (80.00%) Qualys
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Sourcefire
2 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Operations Management
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
1 4 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (80.00%) Qualys
1 4 (80.00%) F5
1 4 (80.00%) Sourcefire
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) Symantec