The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 215 255 313
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +58
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 48 53 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.53% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.60% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41 37 35
Median salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £67,300
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.55%
SIEM
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5922 8813 10840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 90.11% 87.77% 85.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5403 7471 9069
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SIEM
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SIEM Salary Trend in the City of London

SIEM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in the City of London

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 55 (49.55%) Firewall
2 52 (46.85%) Network Security
3 51 (45.95%) Information Security
4 41 (36.94%) Finance
4 41 (36.94%) Cisco
5 38 (34.23%) Cisco Certification
6 37 (33.33%) VPN
7 36 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
8 35 (31.53%) Security Operations
9 34 (30.63%) Intrusion Detection
9 34 (30.63%) CheckPoint
10 33 (29.73%) Penetration Testing
11 31 (27.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 31 (27.93%) Degree
11 31 (27.93%) Palo Alto
12 28 (25.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 28 (25.23%) Internet
13 27 (24.32%) DDoS Mitigation
14 26 (23.42%) Juniper
14 26 (23.42%) CCNP
15 23 (20.72%) Splunk
16 22 (19.82%) Amazon AWS
16 22 (19.82%) Windows
16 22 (19.82%) CISSP
17 21 (18.92%) E-Commerce
17 21 (18.92%) Python
18 20 (18.02%) CCNA
18 20 (18.02%) Cybersecurity
18 20 (18.02%) Ruby
19 19 (17.12%) Security Cleared

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.41%) IIS
2 3 (2.70%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) IaaS
3 1 (0.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (49.55%) Firewall
2 52 (46.85%) Network Security
3 37 (33.33%) VPN
4 36 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
5 34 (30.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 28 (25.23%) Internet
7 17 (15.32%) FWSM
8 12 (10.81%) WAN
8 12 (10.81%) Wireless
9 11 (9.91%) LAN
10 9 (8.11%) BGP
10 9 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (8.11%) DMZ
10 9 (8.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 9 (8.11%) MPLS
10 9 (8.11%) OSPF
11 8 (7.21%) Cisco ISE
11 8 (7.21%) NetScaler
11 8 (7.21%) SSL
11 8 (7.21%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) MySQL
2 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.70%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Metasploit
General
1 41 (36.94%) Finance
2 19 (17.12%) Banking
2 19 (17.12%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.60%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.70%) Law
5 2 (1.80%) Legal
5 2 (1.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (45.95%) Security Engineer
2 40 (36.04%) Network Engineer
2 40 (36.04%) Network Security Engineer
3 20 (18.02%) Analyst
3 20 (18.02%) Security Analyst
4 11 (9.91%) Penetration Tester
4 11 (9.91%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (9.91%) Senior Security Analyst
4 11 (9.91%) Tester
5 10 (9.01%) Consultant
5 10 (9.01%) Information Analyst
5 10 (9.01%) Information Security Analyst
5 10 (9.01%) Security Consultant
6 9 (8.11%) Network Consultant
6 9 (8.11%) Network Security Consultant
7 8 (7.21%) Data Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) Data Network Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Security Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Senior Information Analyst
8 7 (6.31%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 18 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (15.32%) Internet of Things
4 13 (11.71%) Computer Science
4 13 (11.71%) Management Information System
5 12 (10.81%) Security Operations Centre
6 11 (9.91%) Client/Server
7 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
7 9 (8.11%) RSA SecurID
8 5 (4.50%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (2.70%) Cyber Attack
9 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.70%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.80%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.90%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.82%) Windows
2 19 (17.12%) Linux
3 9 (8.11%) Android
4 8 (7.21%) Unix
5 7 (6.31%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.90%) AIX
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.95%) Information Security
2 35 (31.53%) Security Operations
3 33 (29.73%) Penetration Testing
4 31 (27.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 27 (24.32%) DDoS Mitigation
6 21 (18.92%) E-Commerce
7 20 (18.02%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (16.22%) Migration
8 18 (16.22%) Presales
9 17 (15.32%) Data Security
10 16 (14.41%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
12 11 (9.91%) Malware Analysis
12 11 (9.91%) Security Management
13 10 (9.01%) Threat Analysis
13 10 (9.01%) Wealth Management
14 9 (8.11%) Reverse Engineering
14 9 (8.11%) Service Delivery
14 9 (8.11%) Technical Analysis
15 8 (7.21%) Network Security Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.92%) Python
2 20 (18.02%) Ruby
3 18 (16.22%) Perl
4 12 (10.81%) SQL
5 4 (3.60%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (34.23%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (27.93%) Degree
3 26 (23.42%) CCNP
4 22 (19.82%) CISSP
5 20 (18.02%) CCNA
6 19 (17.12%) Security Cleared
7 18 (16.22%) CCIP
7 18 (16.22%) SSCP
8 16 (14.41%) CISM
9 15 (13.51%) CCIE
10 9 (8.11%) CISA
11 7 (6.31%) CEH
12 5 (4.50%) GIAC
13 4 (3.60%) GCIH
14 3 (2.70%) GCFA
14 3 (2.70%) MCITP
14 3 (2.70%) MCSE
14 3 (2.70%) MCTS
14 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (8.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.90%) GPG13
4 1 (0.90%) ISO27002
System Software
1 10 (9.01%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.21%) XenApp
2 8 (7.21%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.70%) KVM
3 3 (2.70%) Snort
3 3 (2.70%) vSphere
4 1 (0.90%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (9.01%) Nessus
2 4 (3.60%) Puppet
2 4 (3.60%) QRadar
3 3 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (2.70%) SCCM
4 2 (1.80%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.90%) Ansible
5 1 (0.90%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.90%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.90%) Nmap
5 1 (0.90%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 41 (36.94%) Cisco
2 34 (30.63%) CheckPoint
3 31 (27.93%) Palo Alto
4 26 (23.42%) Juniper
5 23 (20.72%) Splunk
6 18 (16.22%) F5
7 17 (15.32%) Riverbed
8 13 (11.71%) Cyber-Ark
9 10 (9.01%) Blue Coat
9 10 (9.01%) Forcepoint
10 9 (8.11%) AlgoSec
10 9 (8.11%) ArcSight
10 9 (8.11%) LogRhythm
10 9 (8.11%) Qualys
11 8 (7.21%) Brocade
11 8 (7.21%) Citrix
11 8 (7.21%) HP
11 8 (7.21%) Sourcefire
11 8 (7.21%) TippingPoint
12 7 (6.31%) Intel Security
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