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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank - - 113
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
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
1162 1502 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.66% 83.17% 80.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 1164 1090
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Information Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
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%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) SSCP
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Websense
1 1 (50.00%) AppSense
1 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) WorldPay
1 1 (50.00%) FireEye