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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 252 298 309
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +11
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 44 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.27% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 7
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £62,500 £94,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -10.00%
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
8036 9749 9896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.73% 83.09% 82.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6881 8105 8696
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 3 September 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 3 September 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 50 (50.00%) Information Security
2 49 (49.00%) Finance
3 46 (46.00%) Windows
4 45 (45.00%) Firewall
5 27 (27.00%) Linux
5 27 (27.00%) PowerShell
6 26 (26.00%) Network Security
6 26 (26.00%) Degree
7 24 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 24 (24.00%) Perl
8 23 (23.00%) Cisco
8 23 (23.00%) Management Information System
9 20 (20.00%) CISSP
9 20 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 20 (20.00%) SQL
10 19 (19.00%) Python
10 19 (19.00%) Computer Science
10 19 (19.00%) PKI
11 18 (18.00%) UNIX
12 17 (17.00%) CCNA
12 17 (17.00%) DNS
12 17 (17.00%) Identity Management
12 17 (17.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 17 (17.00%) Splunk
13 16 (16.00%) ArcSight
13 16 (16.00%) Cyber Security
14 15 (15.00%) Change Control
14 15 (15.00%) McAfee
14 15 (15.00%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (11.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.00%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.00%) Summit
3 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.00%) SaaS
3 3 (3.00%) PaaS
3 3 (3.00%) IaaS
4 2 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (45.00%) Firewall
2 26 (26.00%) Network Security
3 24 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 17 (17.00%) DNS
4 17 (17.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (15.00%) LDAP
6 12 (12.00%) VPN
7 9 (9.00%) Internet
7 9 (9.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (7.00%) HTTP
9 6 (6.00%) SAN
10 5 (5.00%) HTTPS
10 5 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (5.00%) IPsec
10 5 (5.00%) VLAN
10 5 (5.00%) TACACS
11 3 (3.00%) ICMP
11 3 (3.00%) Wireshark
11 3 (3.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) Big Data
2 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.00%) DB2
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Subversion
1 5 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 49 (49.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.00%) Banking
3 7 (7.00%) Marketing
4 4 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.00%) Electronics
5 3 (3.00%) Legal
5 3 (3.00%) Retail
6 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.00%) French Language
7 1 (1.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (29.00%) Security Engineer
2 19 (19.00%) Analyst
3 18 (18.00%) Security Analyst
4 10 (10.00%) Architect
4 10 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) Security Architect
6 7 (7.00%) Operations Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) Security Operations Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Security Specialist
7 6 (6.00%) Security Administrator
7 6 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.00%) Consultant
7 6 (6.00%) Administrator
8 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Security Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) Security Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.00%) Middleware
2 2 (2.00%) Web Services
3 1 (1.00%) XML
3 1 (1.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.00%) Management Information System
2 19 (19.00%) PKI
2 19 (19.00%) Computer Science
3 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 5 (5.00%) Social Media
4 5 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.00%) DTV
5 4 (4.00%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.00%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.00%) Clustering
8 1 (1.00%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.00%) Statistics
8 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 46 (46.00%) Windows
2 27 (27.00%) Linux
3 18 (18.00%) UNIX
4 4 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) CentOS
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (50.00%) Information Security
2 17 (17.00%) Identity Management
3 16 (16.00%) Cyber Security
4 15 (15.00%) Change Control
5 13 (13.00%) Analytics
5 13 (13.00%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (12.00%) Incident Management
6 12 (12.00%) ITIL
6 12 (12.00%) Project Management
7 11 (11.00%) Patch Management
8 10 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (9.00%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (9.00%) CRM
9 9 (9.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.00%) Risk Management
10 8 (8.00%) Security Architecture
11 6 (6.00%) Computer Security
11 6 (6.00%) Security Management
12 5 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.00%) PowerShell
2 24 (24.00%) Perl
3 20 (20.00%) SQL
4 19 (19.00%) Python
5 11 (11.00%) Ruby
6 7 (7.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.00%) VBScript
8 1 (1.00%) Java
8 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.00%) R
8 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 26 (26.00%) Degree
2 20 (20.00%) CISSP
2 20 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (17.00%) CCNA
4 13 (13.00%) CISA
5 11 (11.00%) CISM
5 11 (11.00%) CCNP
6 9 (9.00%) CCSE
7 8 (8.00%) CEH
7 8 (8.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (8.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (7.00%) CRISC
9 5 (5.00%) CCSA
9 5 (5.00%) CCIE
10 4 (4.00%) GCIH
10 4 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (3.00%) GIAC
11 3 (3.00%) GCIA
11 3 (3.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (11.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (5.00%) SLA
5 4 (4.00%) COBIT
5 4 (4.00%) FISMA
6 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.00%) Snort
4 5 (5.00%) vSphere
4 5 (5.00%) KVM
5 3 (3.00%) vCloud
6 2 (2.00%) pfSense
6 2 (2.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.00%) Squid
7 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) WSUS
1 5 (5.00%) Puppet
2 4 (4.00%) Nessus
3 3 (3.00%) OSSEC
4 2 (2.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.00%) Nagios
5 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.00%) OpenView
5 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.00%) logstash
5 1 (1.00%) Kibana
5 1 (1.00%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 23 (23.00%) Cisco
2 20 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 17 (17.00%) Splunk
4 16 (16.00%) ArcSight
5 15 (15.00%) McAfee
5 15 (15.00%) Juniper
6 12 (12.00%) F5
7 10 (10.00%) Fortinet
8 9 (9.00%) HP
9 8 (8.00%) Citrix
9 8 (8.00%) SAP
9 8 (8.00%) Symantec
9 8 (8.00%) VMware
9 8 (8.00%) Sourcefire
10 7 (7.00%) Websense
10 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (6.00%) Qualys
12 5 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
12 5 (5.00%) Oracle
13 4 (4.00%) AppSense
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