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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 268 299 318
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +19
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 40 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.28% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.34% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 9
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £46,000 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £69,750 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
8872 10353 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.14% 83.62% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7566 8532 8703
Average salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 53 (53.54%) Windows
2 51 (51.52%) Finance
3 48 (48.48%) Information Security
4 42 (42.42%) Firewall
5 29 (29.29%) Linux
5 29 (29.29%) PowerShell
6 27 (27.27%) Degree
6 27 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 26 (26.26%) Perl
8 25 (25.25%) CISSP
9 24 (24.24%) TCP/IP
10 22 (22.22%) UNIX
11 20 (20.20%) SQL
11 20 (20.20%) Python
12 19 (19.19%) Identity Management
12 19 (19.19%) Computer Science
13 18 (18.18%) Network Security
13 18 (18.18%) Cisco
14 17 (17.17%) DNS
14 17 (17.17%) Active Directory
14 17 (17.17%) LDAP
15 16 (16.16%) ITIL
15 16 (16.16%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (16.16%) Cyber Security
15 16 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (15.15%) McAfee
16 15 (15.15%) CheckPoint
16 15 (15.15%) PKI
16 15 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 15 (15.15%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.05%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.01%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.06%) SaaS
2 4 (4.04%) PaaS
2 4 (4.04%) IaaS
3 3 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (42.42%) Firewall
2 24 (24.24%) TCP/IP
3 18 (18.18%) Network Security
4 17 (17.17%) LDAP
4 17 (17.17%) DNS
5 12 (12.12%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (11.11%) HTTP
7 9 (9.09%) Wireshark
8 8 (8.08%) VPN
9 6 (6.06%) SAN
9 6 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (5.05%) TACACS
10 5 (5.05%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (5.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (5.05%) VLAN
10 5 (5.05%) HTTPS
10 5 (5.05%) Internet
11 3 (3.03%) SNMP
11 3 (3.03%) Wireless
11 3 (3.03%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) Big Data
2 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.05%) Data Mining
4 4 (4.04%) MySQL
5 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.03%) DB2
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Subversion
1 5 (5.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.01%) Ant
2 1 (1.01%) JUnit
2 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (51.52%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.06%) Marketing
4 5 (5.05%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.04%) Banking
6 3 (3.03%) Retail
6 3 (3.03%) Electronics
6 3 (3.03%) Legal
6 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.01%) French Language
7 1 (1.01%) German Language
Job Titles
1 27 (27.27%) Analyst
2 23 (23.23%) Security Engineer
3 21 (21.21%) Security Analyst
4 11 (11.11%) Architect
5 10 (10.10%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Security Architect
6 8 (8.08%) Security Operations Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.06%) Administrator
8 6 (6.06%) Security Specialist
8 6 (6.06%) Security Administrator
9 5 (5.05%) Senior Security Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Network Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Network Intrusion Analyst
10 4 (4.04%) Security Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.04%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) Middleware
2 2 (2.02%) Web Services
2 2 (2.02%) .NET
3 1 (1.01%) CSS
3 1 (1.01%) JSP
3 1 (1.01%) SOAP
3 1 (1.01%) XML
3 1 (1.01%) XSLT
3 1 (1.01%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.01%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 19 (19.19%) Computer Science
3 16 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (15.15%) PKI
5 5 (5.05%) Private Cloud
5 5 (5.05%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.05%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.05%) Social Media
6 4 (4.04%) Cryptography
7 3 (3.03%) DTV
7 3 (3.03%) Clustering
7 3 (3.03%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.01%) EMC VNX
9 1 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.01%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 53 (53.54%) Windows
2 29 (29.29%) Linux
3 22 (22.22%) UNIX
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.01%) CentOS
4 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (48.48%) Information Security
2 19 (19.19%) Identity Management
3 16 (16.16%) ITIL
3 16 (16.16%) Cyber Security
4 13 (13.13%) Change Control
4 13 (13.13%) Patch Management
5 12 (12.12%) Analytics
6 11 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (8.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (8.08%) Incident Management
10 7 (7.07%) CRM
10 7 (7.07%) Security Management
10 7 (7.07%) Risk Management
10 7 (7.07%) Use Case
11 6 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (6.06%) Business Continuity
11 6 (6.06%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.29%) PowerShell
2 26 (26.26%) Perl
3 20 (20.20%) SQL
3 20 (20.20%) Python
4 15 (15.15%) Ruby
5 5 (5.05%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.03%) VBScript
7 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.01%) C#
7 1 (1.01%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (27.27%) Degree
2 25 (25.25%) CISSP
3 16 (16.16%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (13.13%) CCNA
4 13 (13.13%) CISM
5 12 (12.12%) CISA
6 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
7 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
7 8 (8.08%) CEH
8 7 (7.07%) CCSE
8 7 (7.07%) CCNP
9 5 (5.05%) CCSA
9 5 (5.05%) GCIA
10 4 (4.04%) GCIH
10 4 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (4.04%) CRISC
11 3 (3.03%) DV Cleared
11 3 (3.03%) CCIE
12 2 (2.02%) CCDP
12 2 (2.02%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (5.05%) SLA
5 4 (4.04%) COBIT
6 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 17 (17.17%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.12%) Snort
3 5 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.05%) vSphere
3 5 (5.05%) KVM
4 3 (3.03%) vCloud
5 2 (2.02%) pfSense
5 2 (2.02%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.01%) Squid
6 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) WSUS
1 5 (5.05%) Puppet
2 4 (4.04%) Nessus
2 4 (4.04%) OpenView
3 3 (3.03%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.03%) OSSEC
4 1 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.01%) Nagios
4 1 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.01%) logstash
4 1 (1.01%) Kibana
4 1 (1.01%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 18 (18.18%) Cisco
2 15 (15.15%) CheckPoint
2 15 (15.15%) McAfee
3 13 (13.13%) Splunk
3 13 (13.13%) ArcSight
4 10 (10.10%) HP
4 10 (10.10%) Citrix
4 10 (10.10%) Juniper
5 9 (9.09%) SAP
5 9 (9.09%) Symantec
5 9 (9.09%) F5
6 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
6 8 (8.08%) Oracle
6 8 (8.08%) Sourcefire
7 7 (7.07%) Websense
8 6 (6.06%) VMware
8 6 (6.06%) Cyber-Ark
9 5 (5.05%) Fortinet
10 4 (4.04%) Qualys
10 4 (4.04%) AppSense
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 per annum + 6k car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £80k Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Circa
Posted: 16 days ago