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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 234 229 236
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 30 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.46% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.56% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 9
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -41.93%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.24% -3.00%
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
5981 6111 5624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.14% 83.42% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 4887 4520
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Hertfordshire +22 29 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £62,500 - 1
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 25 (60.98%) CISSP
2 23 (56.10%) Firewall
2 23 (56.10%) PCI DSS
3 20 (48.78%) Information Security
4 16 (39.02%) Nessus
5 15 (36.59%) GCIA
5 15 (36.59%) GCIH
6 12 (29.27%) Windows
6 12 (29.27%) Network Security
7 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
7 11 (26.83%) SSCP
7 11 (26.83%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (21.95%) Wireshark
8 9 (21.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (19.51%) Security Architecture
9 8 (19.51%) LogRhythm
9 8 (19.51%) Retail
9 8 (19.51%) Finance
9 8 (19.51%) Intel Security
10 7 (17.07%) DNS
10 7 (17.07%) Linux
10 7 (17.07%) ITIL
10 7 (17.07%) CEH
10 7 (17.07%) Patch Management
10 7 (17.07%) QRadar
10 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
10 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
11 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
11 6 (14.63%) ArcSight

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (4.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (56.10%) Firewall
2 12 (29.27%) Network Security
3 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
4 9 (21.95%) Wireshark
5 7 (17.07%) DNS
6 5 (12.20%) LAN
6 5 (12.20%) WAN
7 4 (9.76%) VPN
8 2 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (2.44%) Internet
9 1 (2.44%) IPsec
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
1 8 (19.51%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Legal
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Analyst
2 19 (46.34%) Security Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Security Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) IT Security Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Principal Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Principal Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Information Officer
5 3 (7.32%) Information Security Officer
5 3 (7.32%) IT Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Security Officer
6 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) SIEM Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Regular Expression
2 3 (7.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.32%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Information Security
2 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (26.83%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (19.51%) Security Architecture
4 7 (17.07%) ITIL
4 7 (17.07%) Patch Management
5 6 (14.63%) Analytics
5 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
5 6 (14.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (14.63%) Security Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Time Management
6 5 (12.20%) CRM
6 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.76%) Security Operations
7 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (7.32%) Document Management
8 3 (7.32%) Identity Management
8 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
9 2 (4.88%) Change Management
9 2 (4.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
1 6 (14.63%) Python
2 5 (12.20%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) CISSP
2 15 (36.59%) GCIA
2 15 (36.59%) GCIH
3 11 (26.83%) SSCP
4 7 (17.07%) CEH
4 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
4 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
5 5 (12.20%) CISA
6 4 (9.76%) CCNP
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (7.32%) CCSA
7 3 (7.32%) CCSE
7 3 (7.32%) CISM
8 2 (4.88%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (4.88%) CRISC
8 2 (4.88%) GIAC
8 2 (4.88%) MCP
8 2 (4.88%) SANS
9 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.44%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (56.10%) PCI DSS
2 9 (21.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) Nessus
2 7 (17.07%) QRadar
3 6 (14.63%) Nmap
4 3 (7.32%) Juniper STRM
4 3 (7.32%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Intel Security
1 8 (19.51%) LogRhythm
2 6 (14.63%) ArcSight
3 5 (12.20%) LogLogic
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
5 3 (7.32%) Sourcefire
5 3 (7.32%) Splunk
5 3 (7.32%) Symantec
5 3 (7.32%) Trustwave
6 2 (4.88%) AlienVault
6 2 (4.88%) Lotus
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.44%) FireEye
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