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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
London / City of London
Rank 163 192 290
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +98
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 61 63 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.22% 0.93% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.04% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 58 47 29
Median salary £72,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £94,000 £71,400
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £52,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year
-12.38% +9.94%

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
4481 6070 8900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.73% 89.58% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4077 5389 7573
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 February 2017.

SIEM Salary Histogram in the City of London

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 71 (66.98%) Information Security
2 49 (46.23%) Finance
3 47 (44.34%) Cybersecurity
4 44 (41.51%) Security Operations
5 43 (40.57%) Firewall
6 36 (33.96%) Intrusion Detection
7 35 (33.02%) CISSP
8 32 (30.19%) Network Security
9 30 (28.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 27 (25.47%) Splunk
11 24 (22.64%) CISM
11 24 (22.64%) Management Information System
12 23 (21.70%) CheckPoint
13 22 (20.75%) Windows
14 21 (19.81%) Linux
15 20 (18.87%) Degree
16 19 (17.92%) SDLC
16 19 (17.92%) Security Monitoring
17 18 (16.98%) Vulnerability Management
17 18 (16.98%) Wireless
17 18 (16.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 17 (16.04%) CISA
18 17 (16.04%) Cisco
18 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
18 17 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (16.04%) Incident Management
19 16 (15.09%) Security Architecture
19 16 (15.09%) Palo Alto
20 14 (13.21%) FireEye
20 14 (13.21%) Nessus

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 9 (8.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.94%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 43 (40.57%) Firewall
2 36 (33.96%) Intrusion Detection
3 32 (30.19%) Network Security
4 18 (16.98%) Wireless
5 10 (9.43%) Wireshark
6 9 (8.49%) TCP/IP
7 8 (7.55%) VPN
8 4 (3.77%) SSL
9 3 (2.83%) Internet
9 3 (2.83%) LAN
9 3 (2.83%) LDAP
9 3 (2.83%) VoIP
9 3 (2.83%) WAN
10 2 (1.89%) FTP
10 2 (1.89%) HTTP
10 2 (1.89%) IPsec
10 2 (1.89%) SMTP
10 2 (1.89%) SSH
10 2 (1.89%) Wireless Security
11 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.94%) MySQL
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Burp Suite
1 2 (1.89%) Metasploit
General
1 49 (46.23%) Finance
2 9 (8.49%) Banking
2 9 (8.49%) Legal
3 1 (0.94%) Publishing
3 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (32.08%) Security Engineer
2 24 (22.64%) Analyst
2 24 (22.64%) Security Analyst
3 17 (16.04%) Information Analyst
3 17 (16.04%) Information Security Analyst
4 15 (14.15%) Information Security Engineer
5 12 (11.32%) Security Manager
5 12 (11.32%) SIEM Engineer
6 11 (10.38%) Splunk Engineer
7 10 (9.43%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 8 (7.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 8 (7.55%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 8 (7.55%) Network Engineer
8 8 (7.55%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (7.55%) Risk Manager
9 7 (6.60%) CISSP Manager
9 7 (6.60%) Senior Security Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Juniper Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) PCRE
1 8 (7.55%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.64%) Management Information System
2 17 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (12.26%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.49%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (5.66%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.77%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.89%) Cybercrime
9 2 (1.89%) RSA SecurID
10 1 (0.94%) CESG
10 1 (0.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.75%) Windows
2 21 (19.81%) Linux
3 10 (9.43%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.49%) Unix
5 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.89%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (66.98%) Information Security
2 47 (44.34%) Cybersecurity
3 44 (41.51%) Security Operations
4 19 (17.92%) SDLC
4 19 (17.92%) Security Monitoring
5 18 (16.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 18 (16.98%) Vulnerability Management
6 17 (16.04%) Incident Management
7 16 (15.09%) Security Architecture
8 12 (11.32%) Security Management
8 12 (11.32%) Security Testing
9 11 (10.38%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (9.43%) Behavioural Analysis
10 10 (9.43%) Computer Security
10 10 (9.43%) Data Protection
10 10 (9.43%) ITIL
10 10 (9.43%) Malware Analysis
10 10 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (9.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 9 (8.49%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.38%) Python
2 10 (9.43%) SQL
3 9 (8.49%) PowerShell
4 8 (7.55%) Perl
4 8 (7.55%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.89%) C++
5 2 (1.89%) Java
5 2 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (33.02%) CISSP
2 24 (22.64%) CISM
3 20 (18.87%) Degree
4 17 (16.04%) CISA
5 13 (12.26%) SANS
6 11 (10.38%) GIAC
7 8 (7.55%) GCIA
7 8 (7.55%) GCIH
8 7 (6.60%) CRISC
9 4 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.89%) CCNA
10 2 (1.89%) CCSP
10 2 (1.89%) MCSE
10 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.94%) CEH
11 1 (0.94%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.94%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (28.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (8.49%) COBIT
3 8 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 7 (6.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (3.77%) SLA
6 3 (2.83%) GDPR
7 2 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (8.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.55%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (13.21%) Nessus
2 6 (5.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (5.66%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (5.66%) SCCM
3 5 (4.72%) CSIRT
4 4 (3.77%) WSUS
5 3 (2.83%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 2 (1.89%) Nmap
6 2 (1.89%) QRadar
7 1 (0.94%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 27 (25.47%) Splunk
2 23 (21.70%) CheckPoint
3 17 (16.04%) Cisco
3 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
4 16 (15.09%) Palo Alto
5 14 (13.21%) FireEye
6 11 (10.38%) Intel Security
7 10 (9.43%) Juniper
8 9 (8.49%) Varonis
9 8 (7.55%) CyberArk
10 7 (6.60%) Blue Coat
11 6 (5.66%) Dell
12 4 (3.77%) BeyondTrust
12 4 (3.77%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.83%) Oracle
13 3 (2.83%) Qualys
13 3 (2.83%) Symantec
14 2 (1.89%) AlienVault
14 2 (1.89%) Forcepoint
14 2 (1.89%) Sourcefire
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