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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 241 295 304
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +9
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 62 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 45 29 24
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,400 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
8932 10405 9598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.60% 82.92% 80.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7514 8672 8352
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 May 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 4 May 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 49 (50.00%) Windows
1 49 (50.00%) Information Security
2 48 (48.98%) Firewall
3 42 (42.86%) Finance
4 30 (30.61%) Degree
5 25 (25.51%) Management Information System
6 24 (24.49%) Identity Management
6 24 (24.49%) UNIX
6 24 (24.49%) Perl
6 24 (24.49%) PowerShell
7 23 (23.47%) Network Security
7 23 (23.47%) SQL
7 23 (23.47%) CheckPoint
8 20 (20.41%) Linux
9 19 (19.39%) McAfee
10 18 (18.37%) CISSP
10 18 (18.37%) Cisco
10 18 (18.37%) Active Directory
11 17 (17.35%) LDAP
11 17 (17.35%) Computer Science
11 17 (17.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 17 (17.35%) Vulnerability Management
11 17 (17.35%) Cyber Security
12 15 (15.31%) HP
12 15 (15.31%) Citrix
13 14 (14.29%) TCP/IP
13 14 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (13.27%) Intrusion Detection
14 13 (13.27%) Juniper
14 13 (13.27%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (6.12%) IIS
2 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.12%) IaaS
1 6 (6.12%) SaaS
1 6 (6.12%) PaaS
2 5 (5.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (48.98%) Firewall
2 23 (23.47%) Network Security
3 17 (17.35%) LDAP
4 14 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 14 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (13.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (9.18%) HTTP
6 9 (9.18%) Wireshark
7 8 (8.16%) DNS
8 5 (5.10%) VPN
9 3 (3.06%) OpenVPN
10 2 (2.04%) Junos
10 2 (2.04%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (2.04%) Internet
10 2 (2.04%) SNMP
11 1 (1.02%) DVB
11 1 (1.02%) Wireless
11 1 (1.02%) SSL
11 1 (1.02%) LAN
11 1 (1.02%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.14%) Big Data
3 5 (5.10%) MySQL
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Ant
1 1 (1.02%) JUnit
1 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
General
1 42 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.08%) Legal
3 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (37.76%) Analyst
2 32 (32.65%) Security Analyst
3 31 (31.63%) Security Engineer
4 13 (13.27%) Security Operations Analyst
4 13 (13.27%) Operations Analyst
5 10 (10.20%) Architect
6 8 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Information Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Information Security Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) Security Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Network Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Senior Security Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Consultant
11 3 (3.06%) Support Engineer
11 3 (3.06%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) Middleware
2 1 (1.02%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.02%) .NET
2 1 (1.02%) HTML
2 1 (1.02%) CSS
2 1 (1.02%) JSP
2 1 (1.02%) SOAP
2 1 (1.02%) XML
2 1 (1.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.51%) Management Information System
2 17 (17.35%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.18%) Hedge funds
4 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.12%) PKI
6 3 (3.06%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.06%) Clustering
6 3 (3.06%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.04%) FMCG
8 1 (1.02%) DTV
8 1 (1.02%) VHDL
8 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.02%) Open Source
8 1 (1.02%) IPTV
8 1 (1.02%) Statistics
8 1 (1.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.02%) STB
Operating Systems
1 49 (50.00%) Windows
2 24 (24.49%) UNIX
3 20 (20.41%) Linux
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.00%) Information Security
2 24 (24.49%) Identity Management
3 17 (17.35%) Vulnerability Management
3 17 (17.35%) Cyber Security
4 12 (12.24%) ITIL
5 11 (11.22%) CRM
6 10 (10.20%) Change Control
6 10 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 7 (7.14%) Business Continuity
9 6 (6.12%) Use Case
9 6 (6.12%) TOGAF
9 6 (6.12%) Business Continuity Planning
9 6 (6.12%) Analytics
9 6 (6.12%) BCP
10 5 (5.10%) Security Management
10 5 (5.10%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.08%) Data Protection
11 4 (4.08%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.49%) Perl
1 24 (24.49%) PowerShell
2 23 (23.47%) SQL
3 9 (9.18%) Python
4 7 (7.14%) Ruby
5 2 (2.04%) VBScript
6 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.02%) C#
6 1 (1.02%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (30.61%) Degree
2 18 (18.37%) CISSP
3 13 (13.27%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (13.27%) CCSA
4 11 (11.22%) CCNA
5 9 (9.18%) CCSE
6 8 (8.16%) CCNP
6 8 (8.16%) CISM
7 7 (7.14%) Security Cleared
8 6 (6.12%) CCIE
8 6 (6.12%) MCP
9 5 (5.10%) CISA
9 5 (5.10%) SC Cleared
10 4 (4.08%) CRISC
11 3 (3.06%) GCIA
11 3 (3.06%) GCIH
11 3 (3.06%) DV Cleared
12 2 (2.04%) CGEIT
12 2 (2.04%) JNCIA
12 2 (2.04%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (10.20%) SLA
3 7 (7.14%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.04%) COBIT
4 2 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 18 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.22%) Snort
3 3 (3.06%) vCloud
3 3 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.04%) pfSense
5 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (9.18%) Nessus
2 5 (5.10%) Tivoli
3 4 (4.08%) OpenView
4 3 (3.06%) OSSEC
5 2 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.02%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 23 (23.47%) CheckPoint
2 19 (19.39%) McAfee
3 18 (18.37%) Cisco
4 15 (15.31%) HP
4 15 (15.31%) Citrix
5 13 (13.27%) Juniper
6 11 (11.22%) ArcSight
7 9 (9.18%) Websense
7 9 (9.18%) Blue Coat
7 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
8 8 (8.16%) Qualys
8 8 (8.16%) Barracuda Networks
8 8 (8.16%) Fortinet
8 8 (8.16%) F5
8 8 (8.16%) SAP
8 8 (8.16%) Oracle
9 7 (7.14%) VMware
9 7 (7.14%) Symantec
9 7 (7.14%) IronPort
10 6 (6.12%) Cyber-Ark
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: 65000 - 75000
Posted: 5 days ago