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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 222 248 239
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -9
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 31 8 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.11% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.14% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 33
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £26,100 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.10%
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
6222 5621 6663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.74% 76.96% 74.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5014 4726 5650
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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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 +17 8 £45,000 +91.48%
Suffolk - 7 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
Essex - 6 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 5 £40,000 +6.66%
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 28 (60.87%) Information Security
2 24 (52.17%) PCI DSS
3 22 (47.83%) Firewall
4 16 (34.78%) Identity Management
4 16 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (30.43%) Windows
6 13 (28.26%) Finance
7 12 (26.09%) WAN
7 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 11 (23.91%) Risk Management
9 10 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 10 (21.74%) Network Security
9 10 (21.74%) VPN
10 9 (19.57%) SSL
10 9 (19.57%) Cisco
10 9 (19.57%) LAN
10 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
10 9 (19.57%) HP
10 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
10 9 (19.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 9 (19.57%) VMware
11 8 (17.39%) Incident Management
11 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (17.39%) F5
12 7 (15.22%) NAS
12 7 (15.22%) Load Balancing
12 7 (15.22%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (15.22%) WSUS
12 7 (15.22%) Asset Management
12 7 (15.22%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (15.22%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) Firewall
2 12 (26.09%) WAN
3 10 (21.74%) Network Security
3 10 (21.74%) VPN
4 9 (19.57%) SSL
4 9 (19.57%) LAN
5 7 (15.22%) NAS
5 7 (15.22%) SAN
6 6 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 4 (8.70%) DHCP
8 3 (6.52%) HSRP
8 3 (6.52%) OpenVPN
8 3 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (6.52%) IPsec
8 3 (6.52%) VRRP
8 3 (6.52%) MPLS
8 3 (6.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Security Analyst
1 27 (58.70%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Architect
3 8 (17.39%) Security Architect
4 7 (15.22%) IT Security Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (13.04%) Network Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Security Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Network Security Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) IT Security Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) IT Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Security Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Information Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Senior IT Security Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Lead Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Middleware
2 2 (4.35%) WSH
3 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Solaris
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Information Security
2 16 (34.78%) Identity Management
2 16 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (23.91%) Risk Management
4 10 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (17.39%) Incident Management
6 7 (15.22%) Load Balancing
6 7 (15.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (15.22%) Asset Management
6 7 (15.22%) Benchmarking
7 5 (10.87%) ITIL
8 4 (8.70%) Project Management
8 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (6.52%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (6.52%) Security Management
10 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.35%) Validation
10 2 (4.35%) Operations Management
11 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) C
1 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) PCI QSA
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.52%) CCNP
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) CISSP
4 1 (2.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (52.17%) PCI DSS
2 9 (19.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.52%) COBIT
3 3 (6.52%) SLA
4 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) ISA Server
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) WSUS
2 6 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (6.52%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (6.52%) OpenView
4 2 (4.35%) ZENworks
4 2 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco
2 9 (19.57%) HP
2 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
2 9 (19.57%) VMware
3 8 (17.39%) F5
4 7 (15.22%) Citrix
5 6 (13.04%) McAfee
5 6 (13.04%) TippingPoint
6 4 (8.70%) LogRhythm
7 3 (6.52%) Aruba
7 3 (6.52%) ArcSight
7 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.52%) Sun
7 3 (6.52%) Compuware
8 2 (4.35%) Juniper
8 2 (4.35%) Symantec
8 2 (4.35%) Sourcefire
8 2 (4.35%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.35%) Qualys
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