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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 264 308 299
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -9
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 42 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 13
Average salary £50,000 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
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
8861 9822 9383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.26% 82.89% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7700 8365 8464
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 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 19 December 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 28 (49.12%) Information Security
2 18 (31.58%) Firewall
2 18 (31.58%) Finance
3 17 (29.82%) Network Security
3 17 (29.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (24.56%) Degree
4 14 (24.56%) Windows
4 14 (24.56%) CheckPoint
5 13 (22.81%) Cisco
5 13 (22.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (21.05%) UNIX
7 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
8 9 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (15.79%) MCP
8 9 (15.79%) CISSP
8 9 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (15.79%) Cyber Security
8 9 (15.79%) McAfee
8 9 (15.79%) Blue Coat
9 8 (14.04%) Business Continuity
9 8 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (14.04%) CCSA
10 7 (12.28%) SQL
10 7 (12.28%) LDAP
10 7 (12.28%) Juniper
10 7 (12.28%) HP
11 6 (10.53%) Citrix
11 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.53%) Websense
11 6 (10.53%) Fortinet

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (3.51%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
1 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.58%) Firewall
2 17 (29.82%) Network Security
3 9 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (12.28%) LDAP
6 2 (3.51%) LAN
6 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.75%) DNS
7 1 (1.75%) SSL
7 1 (1.75%) SAN
7 1 (1.75%) DVB
7 1 (1.75%) VoIP
7 1 (1.75%) WLAN
7 1 (1.75%) WAN
7 1 (1.75%) DHCP
7 1 (1.75%) HTTP
7 1 (1.75%) Junos
7 1 (1.75%) VLAN
7 1 (1.75%) VPLS
7 1 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
1 2 (3.51%) Big Data
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.75%) MySQL
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.26%) Advertising
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Law
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Analyst
2 25 (43.86%) Security Analyst
3 13 (22.81%) Security Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Consultant
5 9 (15.79%) Information Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Information Security Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) Security Operations Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Security Consultant
7 6 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Junior
9 2 (3.51%) Security Architect
10 1 (1.75%) Implementation Consultant
10 1 (1.75%) Security Manager
10 1 (1.75%) IT Security Architect
10 1 (1.75%) IT Security Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) CLAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.02%) Hedge funds
5 3 (5.26%) PKI
6 1 (1.75%) IPTV
6 1 (1.75%) Statistics
6 1 (1.75%) DTV
6 1 (1.75%) VHDL
6 1 (1.75%) STB
6 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.75%) RMADS
6 1 (1.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Windows
2 12 (21.05%) UNIX
3 5 (8.77%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Information Security
2 13 (22.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (15.79%) Cyber Security
4 8 (14.04%) Business Continuity
5 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 6 (10.53%) Identity Management
6 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.77%) Workflow
6 5 (8.77%) CRM
6 5 (8.77%) Document Management
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (7.02%) Security Architecture
7 4 (7.02%) ISMS
7 4 (7.02%) DRM
7 4 (7.02%) Security Management
7 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity Management
8 3 (5.26%) Line Management
8 3 (5.26%) Information Security Management
8 3 (5.26%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.02%) Perl
3 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Degree
2 9 (15.79%) MCP
2 9 (15.79%) CISSP
3 8 (14.04%) CCSA
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.02%) CCNA
5 4 (7.02%) CCSE
6 3 (5.26%) CISA
6 3 (5.26%) CISM
6 3 (5.26%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (5.26%) CCNP
6 3 (5.26%) MCSA
6 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.51%) CCIE
7 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.51%) CRISC
8 1 (1.75%) MBA
8 1 (1.75%) CEH
8 1 (1.75%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (29.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.53%) SLA
3 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Nessus
2 2 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.75%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) CheckPoint
2 13 (22.81%) Cisco
3 9 (15.79%) McAfee
3 9 (15.79%) Blue Coat
4 7 (12.28%) HP
4 7 (12.28%) Juniper
5 6 (10.53%) F5
5 6 (10.53%) Citrix
5 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.53%) Websense
5 6 (10.53%) Fortinet
5 6 (10.53%) IronPort
5 6 (10.53%) Qualys
5 6 (10.53%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (7.02%) VMware
6 4 (7.02%) ArcSight
7 3 (5.26%) Symantec
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle
8 2 (3.51%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.75%) Riverbed
City, London
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Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Package & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per month + Bonus,Pension,Holiday,Health care
Posted: 22 days ago