The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 258 245 278
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +33
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 24 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.19% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.25% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 3
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,250 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6685 6483 6833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 77.26% 75.75% 73.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5480 5576 5678
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SIEM
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 10 £77,500 -
Essex - 7 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire +5 5 £49,000 -2.00%
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 39 (79.59%) Information Security
2 37 (75.51%) Firewall
3 28 (57.14%) Network Security
4 25 (51.02%) Identity Management
5 17 (34.69%) F5
6 14 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (26.53%) Risk Management
7 13 (26.53%) UNIX
7 13 (26.53%) Windows
8 12 (24.49%) VPN
8 12 (24.49%) Juniper
9 11 (22.45%) Sourcefire
10 10 (20.41%) Fortinet
10 10 (20.41%) PCI DSS
10 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
10 10 (20.41%) Symantec
10 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
11 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
11 9 (18.37%) Qualys
11 9 (18.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 8 (16.33%) Incident Management
12 8 (16.33%) Solaris
12 8 (16.33%) Linux
12 8 (16.33%) McAfee
12 8 (16.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 8 (16.33%) Cisco
12 8 (16.33%) HP
13 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
13 7 (14.29%) SSL
13 7 (14.29%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (10.20%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (75.51%) Firewall
2 28 (57.14%) Network Security
3 14 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (24.49%) VPN
5 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
6 7 (14.29%) SSL
6 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (10.20%) LAN
7 5 (10.20%) WAN
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Architect
1 28 (57.14%) Security Architect
2 20 (40.82%) Analyst
3 19 (38.78%) Security Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Network Architect
4 7 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Information Security Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Lead Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Information Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Lead Security Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.08%) IT Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) IT Security Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Security Technical Architect
7 1 (2.04%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) UNIX
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Solaris
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) Information Security
2 25 (51.02%) Identity Management
3 13 (26.53%) Risk Management
4 8 (16.33%) Incident Management
5 7 (14.29%) Operations Management
5 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.08%) ITIL
6 2 (4.08%) Analytics
7 1 (2.04%) ITSM
7 1 (2.04%) Migration
7 1 (2.04%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (2.04%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) GIAC
2 2 (4.08%) GCIA
2 2 (4.08%) GCIH
3 1 (2.04%) CCNP
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) PCI DSS
2 9 (18.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (16.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (14.29%) SLA
5 2 (4.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) F5
2 12 (24.49%) Juniper
3 11 (22.45%) Sourcefire
4 10 (20.41%) Fortinet
4 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
4 10 (20.41%) Symantec
5 9 (18.37%) Qualys
6 8 (16.33%) McAfee
6 8 (16.33%) HP
6 8 (16.33%) Cisco
7 7 (14.29%) TippingPoint
8 1 (2.04%) Imperva
8 1 (2.04%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft