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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 204 277 288
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +11
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 55 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.47% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 26
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £104,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.24% -3.00%
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
5894 8815 8832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.01% 84.74% 85.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5278 7585 7491
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in the City of London

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (59.04%) Information Security
2 38 (45.78%) Firewall
3 35 (42.17%) Finance
4 33 (39.76%) Network Security
5 26 (31.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 25 (30.12%) VPN
7 23 (27.71%) Cisco
8 21 (25.30%) CISSP
8 21 (25.30%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (25.30%) Windows
8 21 (25.30%) Security Operations
9 20 (24.10%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (24.10%) Degree
10 19 (22.89%) Banking
10 19 (22.89%) CheckPoint
10 19 (22.89%) Internet
11 18 (21.69%) CISM
12 16 (19.28%) CCNP
12 16 (19.28%) Linux
12 16 (19.28%) Penetration Testing
13 15 (18.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 15 (18.07%) Juniper
13 15 (18.07%) CISA
13 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (18.07%) Palo Alto
14 13 (15.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 13 (15.66%) Identity Management
14 13 (15.66%) Computer Science
14 13 (15.66%) Splunk
15 12 (14.46%) ArcSight

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (10.84%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) IaaS
3 1 (1.20%) PaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 38 (45.78%) Firewall
2 33 (39.76%) Network Security
3 26 (31.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 25 (30.12%) VPN
5 20 (24.10%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (22.89%) Internet
7 9 (10.84%) LDAP
8 7 (8.43%) FWSM
8 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
8 7 (8.43%) WAN
9 6 (7.23%) BGP
9 6 (7.23%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (7.23%) DMZ
9 6 (7.23%) DNS
9 6 (7.23%) LAN
9 6 (7.23%) OSPF
9 6 (7.23%) SSL
9 6 (7.23%) Wireless
10 5 (6.02%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (6.02%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) MySQL
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.20%) HBase
4 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Metasploit
General
1 35 (42.17%) Finance
2 19 (22.89%) Banking
3 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.61%) Law
5 2 (2.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (38.55%) Security Engineer
2 20 (24.10%) Network Engineer
3 19 (22.89%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (14.46%) Analyst
4 12 (14.46%) Security Analyst
5 11 (13.25%) Information Manager
5 11 (13.25%) Information Security Manager
5 11 (13.25%) Security Manager
6 9 (10.84%) CISSP Manager
7 8 (9.64%) Consultant
8 7 (8.43%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (7.23%) Information Security Engineer
9 6 (7.23%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) Senior Security Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) Data Network Engineer
10 5 (6.02%) Information Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) Information Security Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) Penetration Tester
10 5 (6.02%) Security Consultant
10 5 (6.02%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) Middleware
2 3 (3.61%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 1 (1.20%) HTML
3 1 (1.20%) Web Services
3 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (15.66%) Computer Science
2 13 (15.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 11 (13.25%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.43%) Internet of Things
4 7 (8.43%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (7.23%) Data Centre
6 5 (6.02%) Client/Server
7 4 (4.82%) PKI
8 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.20%) BYOD
8 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.20%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.20%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.30%) Windows
2 16 (19.28%) Linux
3 9 (10.84%) Unix
4 6 (7.23%) Android
5 4 (4.82%) Solaris
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.20%) Debian
7 1 (1.20%) SUSE
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.04%) Information Security
2 21 (25.30%) Security Operations
3 16 (19.28%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (18.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 13 (15.66%) Identity Management
6 12 (14.46%) DDoS Mitigation
7 11 (13.25%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (13.25%) Data Security
7 11 (13.25%) Presales
8 10 (12.05%) Computer Security
9 9 (10.84%) E-Commerce
9 9 (10.84%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (9.64%) Migration
10 8 (9.64%) Security Management
10 8 (9.64%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (8.43%) Malware Analysis
11 7 (8.43%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (7.23%) Network Design
12 6 (7.23%) Wealth Management
13 5 (6.02%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.25%) Python
2 10 (12.05%) Perl
2 10 (12.05%) SQL
3 8 (9.64%) Ruby
4 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.20%) Java
6 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.20%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (25.30%) CISSP
2 20 (24.10%) Degree
3 18 (21.69%) CISM
4 16 (19.28%) CCNP
5 15 (18.07%) CISA
6 12 (14.46%) CCNA
7 8 (9.64%) Security Cleared
7 8 (9.64%) SSCP
8 7 (8.43%) CCIE
8 7 (8.43%) CCIP
9 6 (7.23%) GIAC
10 4 (4.82%) GCFA
10 4 (4.82%) GCIH
10 4 (4.82%) MCITP
10 4 (4.82%) MCSE
10 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (3.61%) CRISC
11 3 (3.61%) IISP
11 3 (3.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.64%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.82%) FISMA
4 2 (2.41%) SLA
5 1 (1.20%) GPG13
5 1 (1.20%) ISO27002
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) XenApp
1 5 (6.02%) XenDesktop
2 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.61%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) Snort
4 1 (1.20%) KVM
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) Nessus
2 3 (3.61%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.61%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.20%) Nmap
3 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.20%) Puppet
3 1 (1.20%) QRadar
3 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) Cisco
2 19 (22.89%) CheckPoint
3 15 (18.07%) Juniper
3 15 (18.07%) Palo Alto
4 13 (15.66%) Splunk
5 12 (14.46%) ArcSight
6 11 (13.25%) F5
6 11 (13.25%) Intel Security
7 9 (10.84%) Riverbed
8 8 (9.64%) HP
9 7 (8.43%) Citrix
9 7 (8.43%) Forcepoint
10 6 (7.23%) Oracle
10 6 (7.23%) Qualys
11 5 (6.02%) Brocade
11 5 (6.02%) LogRhythm
11 5 (6.02%) Sourcefire
11 5 (6.02%) TippingPoint
12 4 (4.82%) AlgoSec
12 4 (4.82%) Cyber-Ark
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000+bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Corp Bens.
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago