The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 292 289 334
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +45
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 40 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.22% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.28% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 2
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10299 9379 10943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.36% 79.75% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8594 8195 9932
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SIEM
London

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 18 April 2014.

SIEM Salary Histogram in the City of London

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 45 (67.16%) Information Security
2 33 (49.25%) CISSP
3 31 (46.27%) Windows
4 29 (43.28%) Firewall
5 27 (40.30%) Cyber Security
6 24 (35.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (31.34%) Cisco
8 20 (29.85%) Linux
8 20 (29.85%) Degree
9 19 (28.36%) Network Security
9 19 (28.36%) Management Information System
10 17 (25.37%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (22.39%) Risk Management
12 14 (20.90%) Finance
12 14 (20.90%) ITIL
12 14 (20.90%) Q1 Labs
13 13 (19.40%) Vulnerability Management
14 12 (17.91%) Internet
15 11 (16.42%) Oracle
15 11 (16.42%) CCIE
15 11 (16.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 10 (14.93%) Nessus
16 10 (14.93%) CheckPoint
17 9 (13.43%) McAfee
17 9 (13.43%) PCI DSS
17 9 (13.43%) Information Assurance
17 9 (13.43%) ArcSight
18 8 (11.94%) Banking
18 8 (11.94%) Identity Management
18 8 (11.94%) CISM

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) SaaS
2 3 (4.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (43.28%) Firewall
2 19 (28.36%) Network Security
3 12 (17.91%) Internet
4 8 (11.94%) VPN
5 5 (7.46%) SSL
5 5 (7.46%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.97%) Wireshark
6 4 (5.97%) Wireless
6 4 (5.97%) IPsec
6 4 (5.97%) SAN
6 4 (5.97%) EIGRP
6 4 (5.97%) BGP
6 4 (5.97%) OSPF
6 4 (5.97%) Kerberos
6 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.48%) LAN
7 3 (4.48%) WAN
7 3 (4.48%) DNS
7 3 (4.48%) LDAP
7 3 (4.48%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Legal
4 4 (5.97%) Law
5 2 (2.99%) Marketing
5 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Analyst
1 20 (29.85%) Security Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Consultant
3 11 (16.42%) Security Consultant
4 9 (13.43%) Security Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Security Operations Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Information Security Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (4.48%) Lead Designer
9 3 (4.48%) Security Specialist
9 3 (4.48%) Security Architect
9 3 (4.48%) Information Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) IT Security Specialist
9 3 (4.48%) Security Designer
9 3 (4.48%) IT Security Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) SAML
2 1 (1.49%) COM
2 1 (1.49%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.49%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.36%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.97%) PKI
4 3 (4.48%) Social Media
5 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.49%) Physics
5 1 (1.49%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (46.27%) Windows
2 20 (29.85%) Linux
3 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.46%) UNIX
5 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (67.16%) Information Security
2 27 (40.30%) Cyber Security
3 15 (22.39%) Risk Management
4 14 (20.90%) ITIL
5 13 (19.40%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (16.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (13.43%) Information Assurance
8 8 (11.94%) Identity Management
9 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
9 7 (10.45%) DRM
9 7 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (10.45%) Business Continuity
10 6 (8.96%) Security Management
11 5 (7.46%) Service Management
11 5 (7.46%) Information Security Management
11 5 (7.46%) ISMS
12 4 (5.97%) Security Architecture
12 4 (5.97%) Business Continuity Management
12 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
12 4 (5.97%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) Perl
2 4 (5.97%) Java
2 4 (5.97%) SQL
3 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (49.25%) CISSP
2 20 (29.85%) Degree
3 17 (25.37%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (16.42%) CCIE
5 8 (11.94%) CISM
5 8 (11.94%) CCNP
6 7 (10.45%) CCSP
7 6 (8.96%) CISA
8 5 (7.46%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (7.46%) GIAC
8 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
9 4 (5.97%) CCSE
9 4 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (4.48%) GCIH
11 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.99%) CRISC
11 2 (2.99%) OSCP
11 2 (2.99%) CEH
12 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (35.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (13.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) Snort
3 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.49%) Nmap
3 1 (1.49%) XenApp
3 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (14.93%) Nessus
2 6 (8.96%) WSUS
3 3 (4.48%) SCCM
4 2 (2.99%) WMI
4 2 (2.99%) SCOM
4 2 (2.99%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.49%) OpenView
5 1 (1.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.49%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (1.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Cisco
2 14 (20.90%) Q1 Labs
3 11 (16.42%) Oracle
4 10 (14.93%) CheckPoint
5 9 (13.43%) McAfee
5 9 (13.43%) ArcSight
6 8 (11.94%) Symantec
7 6 (8.96%) LogLogic
7 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
8 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.97%) LogRhythm
9 4 (5.97%) VMware
9 4 (5.97%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.48%) Websense
10 3 (4.48%) NetApp
10 3 (4.48%) Citrix
11 2 (2.99%) HP
12 1 (1.49%) Remedy
12 1 (1.49%) Sophos
12 1 (1.49%) EMC
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