The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 234 234 250
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 32 8 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.11% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.14% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 30
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
SIEM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6038 5572 6853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.61% 78.06% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4813 4725 5808
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SIEM
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the East of England region.

SIEM Salary Trend in the East of England

SIEM
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SIEM Salary Histogram in the East of England

SIEM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk +20 8 £45,000 +91.48%
Suffolk +15 8 £55,000 -29.03%
Hertfordshire -6 6 £43,750 +16.66%
Bedfordshire - 6 £45,000 -
Essex - 5 £50,000 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 23 (56.10%) Information Security
2 22 (53.66%) PCI DSS
3 18 (43.90%) Firewall
4 17 (41.46%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (36.59%) Identity Management
6 14 (34.15%) Finance
7 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
7 13 (31.71%) Windows
7 13 (31.71%) WAN
8 10 (24.39%) LAN
8 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
8 10 (24.39%) VMware
8 10 (24.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (19.51%) Benchmarking
10 8 (19.51%) Citrix
10 8 (19.51%) SAN
10 8 (19.51%) Middleware
10 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
10 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
10 8 (19.51%) IIS
10 8 (19.51%) Asset Management
10 8 (19.51%) Clustering
10 8 (19.51%) Risk Management
10 8 (19.51%) NAS
10 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
11 7 (17.07%) WSUS
11 7 (17.07%) VPN
11 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 8 (19.51%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) Firewall
2 13 (31.71%) WAN
3 10 (24.39%) LAN
4 8 (19.51%) SAN
4 8 (19.51%) NAS
5 7 (17.07%) VPN
6 6 (14.63%) SSL
7 5 (12.20%) Network Security
8 4 (9.76%) DHCP
9 3 (7.32%) DNS
9 3 (7.32%) ISDN
9 3 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (7.32%) VRRP
9 3 (7.32%) IPsec
9 3 (7.32%) 802.11
9 3 (7.32%) MPLS
9 3 (7.32%) OSPF
9 3 (7.32%) BGP
9 3 (7.32%) EIGRP
9 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Analyst
1 23 (56.10%) Security Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Security Architect
5 6 (14.63%) IT Security Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Security Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) IT Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) IT Security Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Information Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Security Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Senior IT Security Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Network Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Network Security Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 1 (2.44%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Middleware
2 2 (4.88%) WSH
3 1 (2.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Clustering
2 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Solaris
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Information Security
2 17 (41.46%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (36.59%) Identity Management
4 10 (24.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (19.51%) Asset Management
5 8 (19.51%) Risk Management
5 8 (19.51%) Benchmarking
5 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
6 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
7 5 (12.20%) ITIL
8 4 (9.76%) Project Management
8 4 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (7.32%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (7.32%) Security Management
10 2 (4.88%) Validation
10 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.88%) Time Management
11 1 (2.44%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) PCI QSA
1 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) CCNP
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.88%) CISSP
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.44%) SSCP
4 1 (2.44%) GCIA
4 1 (2.44%) GCIH
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (53.66%) PCI DSS
2 6 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.32%) COBIT
4 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) ISA Server
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) WSUS
2 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (7.32%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.32%) OpenView
2 3 (7.32%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (4.88%) ZENworks
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
4 1 (2.44%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) VMware
3 8 (19.51%) Citrix
4 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco
4 6 (14.63%) HP
5 4 (9.76%) LogRhythm
6 3 (7.32%) McAfee
6 3 (7.32%) Sun
6 3 (7.32%) Compuware
6 3 (7.32%) TippingPoint
6 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.32%) Aruba
6 3 (7.32%) F5
6 3 (7.32%) ArcSight
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
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