The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 537 610 661
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +51
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 366 249 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.31% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 276 192 177
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.94%
SIEM
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87394 80699 88080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.00% 81.13% 79.20%
Number of salaries quoted 70405 66847 75264
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in England

SIEM
Salary Trend in England

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

SIEM Salary Trend in England

SIEM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SIEM Salary Histogram in England

SIEM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the England region over the 3 months to 16 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
South East +31 135 £47,500 -13.63% 16
London +20 125 £55,000 -6.38% 18
East of England 0 32 £47,500 +26.66%
North West +1 27 £45,000 -25.00%
West Midlands +6 23 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Yorkshire -30 13 £35,000 -39.65% 1
East Midlands -18 4 £57,256 +116.06%
South West -45 3 £47,500 -10.37% 3
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 326 (39.56%) Information Security
2 319 (38.71%) Firewall
3 269 (32.65%) Windows
4 245 (29.73%) CISSP
5 223 (27.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 212 (25.73%) Finance
7 211 (25.61%) PCI DSS
8 197 (23.91%) Cyber Security
9 184 (22.33%) Security Cleared
10 169 (20.51%) SC Cleared
11 156 (18.93%) Degree
12 144 (17.48%) Linux
13 140 (16.99%) CheckPoint
14 134 (16.26%) Penetration Testing
15 129 (15.66%) ITIL
16 128 (15.53%) Intrusion Detection
17 127 (15.41%) Management Information System
18 115 (13.96%) ArcSight
19 112 (13.59%) Microsoft
20 111 (13.47%) Network Security
21 108 (13.11%) Cisco
22 100 (12.14%) TCP/IP
23 96 (11.65%) LogRhythm
24 95 (11.53%) UNIX
24 95 (11.53%) McAfee
24 95 (11.53%) Data Protection
25 94 (11.41%) CISA
26 92 (11.17%) Security Architecture
26 92 (11.17%) Sourcefire
27 91 (11.04%) Snort

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 19 (2.31%) MS Exchange
2 17 (2.06%) IIS
3 6 (0.73%) Apache
4 4 (0.49%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.49%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.36%) CMS
5 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.12%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 60 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.55%) MS Office
3 12 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.49%) MS Project
5 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.49%) Sentinel
1 4 (0.49%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.73%) Office 365
2 3 (0.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.12%) PaaS
3 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 319 (38.71%) Firewall
2 128 (15.53%) Intrusion Detection
3 111 (13.47%) Network Security
4 100 (12.14%) TCP/IP
5 71 (8.62%) Wireshark
6 65 (7.89%) tcpdump
7 60 (7.28%) WAN
8 59 (7.16%) LAN
9 55 (6.67%) VPN
9 55 (6.67%) Internet
10 47 (5.70%) SSL
11 42 (5.10%) DNS
12 36 (4.37%) HTTP
13 19 (2.31%) IPsec
13 19 (2.31%) LDAP
14 17 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (2.06%) Reverse Proxy
14 17 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (1.82%) TACACS
15 15 (1.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (0.49%) Big Data
4 3 (0.36%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.36%) MySQL
5 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.12%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.12%) DB2
6 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.12%) HBase
6 1 (0.12%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (2.55%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.24%) RequisitePro
2 2 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 212 (25.73%) Finance
2 61 (7.40%) Retail
3 49 (5.95%) Banking
4 27 (3.28%) Games
5 26 (3.16%) Manufacturing
6 25 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.82%) Advertising
8 13 (1.58%) Law
9 11 (1.33%) Marketing
9 11 (1.33%) Legal
9 11 (1.33%) Electronics
9 11 (1.33%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.61%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.49%) Military
12 1 (0.12%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.12%) French Language
12 1 (0.12%) German Language
12 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 296 (35.92%) Analyst
2 264 (32.04%) Security Analyst
3 153 (18.57%) Consultant
4 133 (16.14%) Security Engineer
5 125 (15.17%) Security Consultant
6 74 (8.98%) IT Security Analyst
7 62 (7.52%) Security Manager
8 55 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
8 55 (6.67%) Security Operations Analyst
9 44 (5.34%) Architect
10 43 (5.22%) Security Specialist
11 41 (4.98%) IT Consultant
12 40 (4.85%) IT Security Consultant
13 35 (4.25%) Cyber Security Analyst
14 27 (3.28%) Network Engineer
15 26 (3.16%) IT Security Engineer
16 25 (3.03%) Information Security Consultant
17 21 (2.55%) Senior Consultant
18 20 (2.43%) Information Analyst
18 20 (2.43%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.70%) Middleware
2 7 (0.85%) .NET
3 6 (0.73%) Regular Expression
4 5 (0.61%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 2 (0.24%) SailPoint
5 2 (0.24%) WSH
5 2 (0.24%) WSDL
5 2 (0.24%) JMS
5 2 (0.24%) SOAP
5 2 (0.24%) Web Services
5 2 (0.24%) XML
5 2 (0.24%) XSD
5 2 (0.24%) Lucene
5 2 (0.24%) Java EE
6 1 (0.12%) JBoss Seam
6 1 (0.12%) COM
6 1 (0.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 127 (15.41%) Management Information System
2 84 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (4.49%) PMI
4 24 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.18%) PKI
6 12 (1.46%) Clustering
7 8 (0.97%) Cryptography
8 6 (0.73%) Replication
8 6 (0.73%) Tandem
8 6 (0.73%) CESG
8 6 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (0.73%) SCADA
8 6 (0.73%) Hedge funds
9 5 (0.61%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.61%) GIS
10 3 (0.36%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.24%) SecurID
11 2 (0.24%) Open Source
11 2 (0.24%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.24%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 269 (32.65%) Windows
2 144 (17.48%) Linux
3 95 (11.53%) UNIX
4 40 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (4.25%) Solaris
6 27 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (2.91%) AIX
8 23 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (1.70%) Windows 7
10 12 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (1.21%) FreeBSD
12 6 (0.73%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.73%) CentOS
13 4 (0.49%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.49%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.36%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (39.56%) Information Security
2 197 (23.91%) Cyber Security
3 134 (16.26%) Penetration Testing
4 129 (15.66%) ITIL
5 95 (11.53%) Data Protection
6 92 (11.17%) Security Architecture
7 87 (10.56%) Project Management
8 78 (9.47%) PRINCE2
9 76 (9.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 73 (8.86%) Analytics
11 71 (8.62%) Vulnerability Management
12 70 (8.50%) Security Management
13 64 (7.77%) Risk Management
14 56 (6.80%) Kalman Filter
15 55 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
16 49 (5.95%) Business Development
17 48 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
18 43 (5.22%) Incident Management
19 42 (5.10%) Mentoring
20 41 (4.98%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (8.98%) SQL
2 37 (4.49%) Perl
3 18 (2.18%) Bash Shell
3 18 (2.18%) PowerShell
4 17 (2.06%) Ruby
5 16 (1.94%) Java
5 16 (1.94%) Python
6 11 (1.33%) C
7 7 (0.85%) PHP
8 6 (0.73%) C++
9 5 (0.61%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.49%) C#
10 4 (0.49%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.36%) VB
12 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 245 (29.73%) CISSP
2 184 (22.33%) Security Cleared
3 169 (20.51%) SC Cleared
4 156 (18.93%) Degree
5 94 (11.41%) CISA
6 84 (10.19%) CISM
7 83 (10.07%) Cisco Certification
8 78 (9.47%) DV Cleared
9 71 (8.62%) GCIA
10 57 (6.92%) GCIH
11 56 (6.80%) CCNP
12 54 (6.55%) CEH
13 51 (6.19%) GIAC
14 43 (5.22%) CCNA
15 37 (4.49%) PMI Certification
16 31 (3.76%) CCSE
17 28 (3.40%) SSCP
18 21 (2.55%) CRISC
19 13 (1.58%) OSCP
20 12 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 223 (27.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 211 (25.61%) PCI DSS
3 23 (2.79%) COBIT
4 18 (2.18%) SLA
5 10 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (1.21%) QA
6 8 (0.97%) HIPAA
7 7 (0.85%) GPG13
8 5 (0.61%) COSO
8 5 (0.61%) BS7799
9 3 (0.36%) HMG Infosec
10 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.12%) GAMP
11 1 (0.12%) GxP
System Software
1 91 (11.04%) Snort
2 80 (9.71%) Active Directory
3 29 (3.52%) Nmap
4 17 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.73%) ProxySG
6 5 (0.61%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.49%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.24%) vSphere
8 2 (0.24%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (0.24%) XenApp
8 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.12%) XenServer
9 1 (0.12%) UAG
9 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 54 (6.55%) Nessus
2 37 (4.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 23 (2.79%) McAfee ePO
4 21 (2.55%) WSUS
5 14 (1.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (0.85%) Tivoli
7 6 (0.73%) SCCM
8 5 (0.61%) OpenView
8 5 (0.61%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 5 (0.61%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.49%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.49%) Opsview
9 4 (0.49%) Nagios
9 4 (0.49%) WMI
9 4 (0.49%) SCOM
10 3 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.36%) CiscoWorks
10 3 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.24%) ZENworks
11 2 (0.24%) Cacti
Vendors
1 140 (16.99%) CheckPoint
2 115 (13.96%) ArcSight
3 112 (13.59%) Microsoft
4 108 (13.11%) Cisco
5 96 (11.65%) LogRhythm
6 95 (11.53%) McAfee
7 92 (11.17%) Sourcefire
8 81 (9.83%) Symantec
9 64 (7.77%) Juniper
10 61 (7.40%) Websense
11 57 (6.92%) Blue Coat
12 52 (6.31%) Splunk
13 48 (5.83%) F5
14 37 (4.49%) Sophos
15 31 (3.76%) IBM
16 29 (3.52%) Qualys
17 28 (3.40%) Tripwire
18 26 (3.16%) Red Hat
19 25 (3.03%) Oracle
20 23 (2.79%) Fortinet
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