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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 286 308 320
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +12
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 26 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 10
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £94,500 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +7.36%
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
9596 9742 10336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.78% 81.41% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7978 8570 9431
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 39 (59.09%) Information Security
2 33 (50.00%) Firewall
3 28 (42.42%) Windows
4 27 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (34.85%) CISSP
6 22 (33.33%) Cyber Security
7 16 (24.24%) Degree
7 16 (24.24%) PCI DSS
7 16 (24.24%) Finance
8 15 (22.73%) Risk Management
8 15 (22.73%) ITIL
8 15 (22.73%) Banking
9 14 (21.21%) ISMS
9 14 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (21.21%) Management Information System
10 13 (19.70%) Business Continuity
10 13 (19.70%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (18.18%) UNIX
12 11 (16.67%) Symantec
12 11 (16.67%) Security Management
12 11 (16.67%) CheckPoint
12 11 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
13 10 (15.15%) Line Management
13 10 (15.15%) Information Security Management
13 10 (15.15%) DRM
13 10 (15.15%) Linux
13 10 (15.15%) ArcSight
13 10 (15.15%) Wireshark
13 10 (15.15%) Snort
14 9 (13.64%) LogLogic

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 33 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (15.15%) Wireshark
3 8 (12.12%) Network Security
4 7 (10.61%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.03%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.52%) LAN
6 1 (1.52%) WLAN
6 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.52%) VPN
6 1 (1.52%) Internet
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) Banking
3 6 (9.09%) Advertising
4 5 (7.58%) Law
4 5 (7.58%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Consultant
2 22 (33.33%) Analyst
2 22 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 22 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 14 (21.21%) Operations Analyst
3 14 (21.21%) Security Operations Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) IT Security Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Security Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Information Security Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Security Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Architect
7 3 (4.55%) IT Architect
7 3 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Security Manager
7 3 (4.55%) IT Security Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Junior
8 2 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
8 2 (3.03%) Support Specialist
8 2 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.55%) PKI
3 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) Windows
2 12 (18.18%) UNIX
3 10 (15.15%) Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) Information Security
2 22 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 15 (22.73%) ITIL
3 15 (22.73%) Risk Management
4 14 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (21.21%) ISMS
5 13 (19.70%) Vulnerability Management
5 13 (19.70%) Business Continuity
6 11 (16.67%) Security Management
6 11 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
7 10 (15.15%) Line Management
7 10 (15.15%) Information Security Management
7 10 (15.15%) DRM
8 8 (12.12%) Information Assurance
9 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.61%) Service Management
9 7 (10.61%) ITSM
10 4 (6.06%) Data Security
10 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) Java
2 7 (10.61%) Perl
3 3 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (34.85%) CISSP
2 16 (24.24%) Degree
3 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 9 (13.64%) GIAC
4 8 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (10.61%) GCIH
5 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
5 7 (10.61%) DV Cleared
6 6 (9.09%) CCNP
6 6 (9.09%) CISA
7 3 (4.55%) CEH
8 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (3.03%) OSCP
8 2 (3.03%) CISM
8 2 (3.03%) CCSE
9 1 (1.52%) CCNA
9 1 (1.52%) MBA
9 1 (1.52%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (24.24%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) Snort
2 2 (3.03%) Nmap
2 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.03%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.03%) SCCM
2 2 (3.03%) SCOM
2 2 (3.03%) WMI
3 1 (1.52%) WSUS
3 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 11 (16.67%) Symantec
2 10 (15.15%) ArcSight
3 9 (13.64%) LogLogic
3 9 (13.64%) Q1 Labs
4 8 (12.12%) Cisco
5 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.58%) Blue Coat
7 4 (6.06%) McAfee
8 3 (4.55%) Websense
8 3 (4.55%) Oracle
9 2 (3.03%) Adobe
10 1 (1.52%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.52%) Splunk
10 1 (1.52%) LogRhythm
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago