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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 264 285 300
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +15
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 40 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 9
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,600
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
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
8278 8754 8759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.77% 83.20% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7145 7423 7857
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £79,400 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 24 (47.06%) Information Security
2 18 (35.29%) Firewall
2 18 (35.29%) Finance
3 17 (33.33%) Network Security
4 15 (29.41%) Windows
5 13 (25.49%) CheckPoint
5 13 (25.49%) Degree
6 12 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (21.57%) UNIX
7 11 (21.57%) Cisco
8 10 (19.61%) SQL
8 10 (19.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (19.61%) CCSA
8 10 (19.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
9 9 (17.65%) MCP
10 8 (15.69%) Blue Coat
10 8 (15.69%) Identity Management
10 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
10 8 (15.69%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (15.69%) Cyber Security
11 7 (13.73%) Qualys
11 7 (13.73%) Nessus
11 7 (13.73%) LDAP
11 7 (13.73%) McAfee
11 7 (13.73%) CCNA
11 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
11 7 (13.73%) HP
11 7 (13.73%) CISSP

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
1 2 (3.92%) PaaS
1 2 (3.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) Firewall
2 17 (33.33%) Network Security
3 10 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (19.61%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (13.73%) LDAP
5 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.92%) LAN
7 1 (1.96%) VoIP
7 1 (1.96%) WLAN
7 1 (1.96%) WAN
7 1 (1.96%) DHCP
7 1 (1.96%) HTTP
7 1 (1.96%) VPN
7 1 (1.96%) DNS
7 1 (1.96%) SSL
7 1 (1.96%) SAN
7 1 (1.96%) DVB
7 1 (1.96%) VLAN
7 1 (1.96%) VPLS
7 1 (1.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
1 2 (3.92%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Law
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Analyst
2 22 (43.14%) Security Analyst
3 16 (31.37%) Security Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Information Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Information Security Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Operations Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Security Operations Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Network Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Consultant
7 5 (9.80%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Security Support Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.96%) Cyber Security Architect
10 1 (1.96%) Operational Security Manager
10 1 (1.96%) Professional Services Consultant
10 1 (1.96%) Risk Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.76%) Hedge funds
4 5 (9.80%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.92%) PKI
5 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.92%) FMCG
6 1 (1.96%) RMADS
6 1 (1.96%) IPTV
6 1 (1.96%) Statistics
6 1 (1.96%) DTV
6 1 (1.96%) VHDL
6 1 (1.96%) STB
6 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) UNIX
3 4 (7.84%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Information Security
2 10 (19.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (15.69%) Identity Management
3 8 (15.69%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (15.69%) Cyber Security
4 6 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.80%) CRM
5 5 (9.80%) Workflow
5 5 (9.80%) Security Architecture
5 5 (9.80%) Document Management
5 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (5.88%) BCP
8 2 (3.92%) DRM
8 2 (3.92%) Project Management
8 2 (3.92%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.76%) Perl
3 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Degree
2 10 (19.61%) CCSA
3 9 (17.65%) MCP
4 7 (13.73%) CCNA
4 7 (13.73%) CISSP
4 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (11.76%) CCSE
6 4 (7.84%) CCIE
6 4 (7.84%) CCNP
7 3 (5.88%) MCSA
7 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.88%) CISM
7 3 (5.88%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (3.92%) CISA
8 2 (3.92%) CRISC
9 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.96%) MBA
9 1 (1.96%) CEH
9 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.96%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.76%) SLA
3 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Nessus
2 2 (3.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (3.92%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.96%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) CheckPoint
2 11 (21.57%) Cisco
3 8 (15.69%) Blue Coat
4 7 (13.73%) McAfee
4 7 (13.73%) Qualys
4 7 (13.73%) HP
4 7 (13.73%) Juniper
5 6 (11.76%) Fortinet
5 6 (11.76%) IronPort
5 6 (11.76%) F5
5 6 (11.76%) Citrix
5 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.76%) Barracuda Networks
5 6 (11.76%) Websense
6 4 (7.84%) VMware
7 2 (3.92%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle
7 2 (3.92%) SAP
7 2 (3.92%) Symantec
7 2 (3.92%) ArcSight
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