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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 265 299 293
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -6
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 49 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 23
Average salary £56,250 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £49,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £73,000 £72,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
8747 9230 8879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.10% 82.52% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7347 7706 7865
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in the City of London

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 46 (50.00%) Information Security
2 40 (43.48%) Windows
3 39 (42.39%) Firewall
4 36 (39.13%) Finance
5 23 (25.00%) UNIX
6 21 (22.83%) CheckPoint
6 21 (22.83%) Management Information System
7 20 (21.74%) Degree
7 20 (21.74%) Network Security
8 19 (20.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 18 (19.57%) PowerShell
9 18 (19.57%) Identity Management
9 18 (19.57%) Perl
9 18 (19.57%) SQL
10 17 (18.48%) Linux
10 17 (18.48%) CISSP
11 16 (17.39%) Cisco
11 16 (17.39%) McAfee
11 16 (17.39%) Cyber Security
12 15 (16.30%) Vulnerability Management
12 15 (16.30%) LDAP
13 14 (15.22%) Citrix
13 14 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (14.13%) HP
14 13 (14.13%) Active Directory
14 13 (14.13%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (14.13%) Computer Science
14 13 (14.13%) Intrusion Detection
15 12 (13.04%) Snort
15 12 (13.04%) CCSA

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (6.52%) IIS
2 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) SaaS
1 5 (5.43%) PaaS
1 5 (5.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (42.39%) Firewall
2 20 (21.74%) Network Security
3 15 (16.30%) LDAP
4 13 (14.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (14.13%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
6 9 (9.78%) Wireshark
7 7 (7.61%) HTTP
7 7 (7.61%) DNS
8 3 (3.26%) VPN
9 2 (2.17%) SNMP
9 2 (2.17%) OpenVPN
9 2 (2.17%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (1.09%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.09%) Junos
10 1 (1.09%) LAN
10 1 (1.09%) VoIP
10 1 (1.09%) WAN
10 1 (1.09%) DHCP
10 1 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) Big Data
2 5 (5.43%) MySQL
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.26%) DB2
5 2 (2.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Ant
1 1 (1.09%) JUnit
1 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
General
1 36 (39.13%) Finance
2 11 (11.96%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.26%) Legal
3 3 (3.26%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (43.48%) Analyst
2 33 (35.87%) Security Analyst
3 23 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 12 (13.04%) Operations Analyst
4 12 (13.04%) Security Operations Analyst
5 9 (9.78%) Information Security Analyst
5 9 (9.78%) Information Analyst
5 9 (9.78%) Architect
6 8 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (7.61%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Network Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Consultant
9 5 (5.43%) Network Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) IT Security Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Security Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) Security Architect
11 3 (3.26%) Platform Architect
11 3 (3.26%) Security Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) Middleware
2 1 (1.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.09%) HTML
2 1 (1.09%) .NET
2 1 (1.09%) CSS
2 1 (1.09%) JSP
2 1 (1.09%) SOAP
2 1 (1.09%) XML
2 1 (1.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) Management Information System
2 13 (14.13%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.78%) Hedge funds
4 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.43%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.26%) PKI
6 3 (3.26%) Clustering
7 2 (2.17%) FMCG
8 1 (1.09%) Open Source
8 1 (1.09%) VHDL
8 1 (1.09%) STB
8 1 (1.09%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.09%) IPTV
8 1 (1.09%) Statistics
8 1 (1.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 40 (43.48%) Windows
2 23 (25.00%) UNIX
3 17 (18.48%) Linux
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (50.00%) Information Security
2 18 (19.57%) Identity Management
3 16 (17.39%) Cyber Security
4 15 (16.30%) Vulnerability Management
5 14 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (10.87%) ITIL
7 9 (9.78%) CRM
7 9 (9.78%) Business Continuity
8 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.61%) BCP
9 7 (7.61%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.61%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (6.52%) Use Case
10 6 (6.52%) Security Management
10 6 (6.52%) Workflow
10 6 (6.52%) TOGAF
11 5 (5.43%) Document Management
11 5 (5.43%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (5.43%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.43%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.57%) Perl
1 18 (19.57%) SQL
1 18 (19.57%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.70%) Python
3 6 (6.52%) Ruby
4 2 (2.17%) VBScript
5 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.09%) C
5 1 (1.09%) C#
5 1 (1.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (21.74%) Degree
2 17 (18.48%) CISSP
3 12 (13.04%) CCSA
4 11 (11.96%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (9.78%) MCP
5 9 (9.78%) CCNA
6 8 (8.70%) CCSE
7 6 (6.52%) CISM
7 6 (6.52%) CCIE
7 6 (6.52%) CCNP
7 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.35%) CISA
8 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.26%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.26%) CRISC
9 3 (3.26%) MCSA
9 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.26%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (3.26%) GCIA
9 3 (3.26%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.78%) SLA
3 5 (5.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (14.13%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.04%) Snort
3 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.17%) vCloud
3 2 (2.17%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 9 (9.78%) Nessus
2 5 (5.43%) Tivoli
3 4 (4.35%) OpenView
4 2 (2.17%) OSSEC
4 2 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.09%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 21 (22.83%) CheckPoint
2 16 (17.39%) Cisco
2 16 (17.39%) McAfee
3 14 (15.22%) Citrix
4 13 (14.13%) HP
5 11 (11.96%) Juniper
6 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
7 9 (9.78%) Blue Coat
7 9 (9.78%) ArcSight
8 8 (8.70%) Oracle
8 8 (8.70%) SAP
9 7 (7.61%) Fortinet
9 7 (7.61%) Websense
9 7 (7.61%) IronPort
9 7 (7.61%) Qualys
9 7 (7.61%) Barracuda Networks
9 7 (7.61%) F5
10 6 (6.52%) Cyber-Ark
10 6 (6.52%) VMware
11 4 (4.35%) Sourcefire
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