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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 545 620 673
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +53
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 379 238 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.30% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 293 180 169
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £34,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
87806 79197 86082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.80% 79.57% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 70655 65397 73602
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 August 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 29 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
(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 +44 142 £45,000 -18.18% 13
London +44 129 £55,000 -8.33% 20
East of England +12 32 £45,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands +1 25 £42,500 +21.42%
North West -4 21 £42,500 -28.57% 1
Yorkshire -37 16 £35,000 -42.14% 1
East Midlands -21 4 £57,256 +151.67%
South West -42 3 £47,500 -13.63% 3
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 327 (40.42%) Firewall
2 310 (38.32%) Information Security
3 275 (33.99%) Windows
4 239 (29.54%) CISSP
5 210 (25.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 209 (25.83%) PCI DSS
7 208 (25.71%) Finance
8 200 (24.72%) Cyber Security
9 196 (24.23%) Security Cleared
10 179 (22.13%) SC Cleared
11 161 (19.90%) Degree
12 147 (18.17%) CheckPoint
13 136 (16.81%) Management Information System
14 133 (16.44%) Linux
15 128 (15.82%) Penetration Testing
16 126 (15.57%) Intrusion Detection
17 121 (14.96%) Network Security
18 119 (14.71%) ArcSight
19 117 (14.46%) ITIL
20 116 (14.34%) Microsoft
21 112 (13.84%) Cisco
22 109 (13.47%) TCP/IP
23 105 (12.98%) McAfee
24 103 (12.73%) LogRhythm
25 101 (12.48%) UNIX
26 94 (11.62%) Sourcefire
27 93 (11.50%) Snort
27 93 (11.50%) Data Protection
28 91 (11.25%) Symantec
29 89 (11.00%) Security Architecture

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (1.98%) IIS
1 16 (1.98%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.49%) Apache
3 3 (0.37%) CMS
3 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.25%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.12%) GroupWise
5 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 63 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.22%) MS Office
3 10 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.49%) MS Project
4 4 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.49%) Sentinel
1 4 (0.49%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.49%) SaaS
1 4 (0.49%) Office 365
2 1 (0.12%) IaaS
2 1 (0.12%) PaaS
2 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 327 (40.42%) Firewall
2 126 (15.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 121 (14.96%) Network Security
4 109 (13.47%) TCP/IP
5 76 (9.39%) Wireshark
6 69 (8.53%) tcpdump
7 61 (7.54%) Internet
8 58 (7.17%) VPN
8 58 (7.17%) WAN
9 57 (7.05%) LAN
10 52 (6.43%) SSL
11 43 (5.32%) DNS
12 40 (4.94%) HTTP
13 21 (2.60%) IPsec
14 20 (2.47%) LDAP
15 17 (2.10%) SMTP
15 17 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (2.10%) Reverse Proxy
16 15 (1.85%) NetScreen
16 15 (1.85%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (2.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.25%) MySQL
4 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.12%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (2.72%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.25%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.12%) Subversion
General
1 208 (25.71%) Finance
2 46 (5.69%) Retail
3 34 (4.20%) Banking
4 24 (2.97%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.61%) Law
5 13 (1.61%) Advertising
6 11 (1.36%) Games
6 11 (1.36%) Electronics
6 11 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.24%) Legal
7 10 (1.24%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.87%) Marketing
9 6 (0.74%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.62%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.49%) Military
12 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.12%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.12%) French Language
12 1 (0.12%) German Language
12 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 302 (37.33%) Analyst
2 269 (33.25%) Security Analyst
3 141 (17.43%) Security Engineer
4 137 (16.93%) Consultant
5 106 (13.10%) Security Consultant
6 83 (10.26%) IT Security Analyst
7 61 (7.54%) Security Manager
8 50 (6.18%) Security Operations Analyst
8 50 (6.18%) Operations Analyst
9 40 (4.94%) Architect
10 39 (4.82%) Security Specialist
11 36 (4.45%) IT Consultant
11 36 (4.45%) Cyber Security Analyst
12 35 (4.33%) IT Security Consultant
13 28 (3.46%) IT Security Engineer
14 25 (3.09%) Network Engineer
15 23 (2.84%) Information Security Consultant
16 19 (2.35%) Information Security Analyst
16 19 (2.35%) Information Analyst
16 19 (2.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.73%) Middleware
2 8 (0.99%) .NET
3 6 (0.74%) Regular Expression
4 5 (0.62%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 2 (0.25%) SailPoint
5 2 (0.25%) Lucene
5 2 (0.25%) Java EE
5 2 (0.25%) SOAP
5 2 (0.25%) Web Services
5 2 (0.25%) XML
5 2 (0.25%) XSD
5 2 (0.25%) JMS
5 2 (0.25%) WSH
5 2 (0.25%) WSDL
6 1 (0.12%) JBoss Seam
6 1 (0.12%) COM
6 1 (0.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 136 (16.81%) Management Information System
2 37 (4.57%) PMI
3 26 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 20 (2.47%) PKI
5 10 (1.24%) Clustering
6 8 (0.99%) Cryptography
7 7 (0.87%) CESG
8 6 (0.74%) SCADA
8 6 (0.74%) Mathematics
8 6 (0.74%) Hedge funds
9 5 (0.62%) Tandem
10 4 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.49%) GIS
11 3 (0.37%) Open Source
11 3 (0.37%) Replication
11 3 (0.37%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.25%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.25%) SecurID
12 2 (0.25%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 275 (33.99%) Windows
2 133 (16.44%) Linux
3 101 (12.48%) UNIX
4 36 (4.45%) Solaris
5 33 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (2.60%) AIX
9 12 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.36%) Windows 7
11 10 (1.24%) FreeBSD
12 7 (0.87%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.74%) Windows NT
13 6 (0.74%) CentOS
14 5 (0.62%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.49%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.12%) Debian
16 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (38.32%) Information Security
2 200 (24.72%) Cyber Security
3 128 (15.82%) Penetration Testing
4 117 (14.46%) ITIL
5 93 (11.50%) Data Protection
6 89 (11.00%) Security Architecture
7 83 (10.26%) Project Management
8 82 (10.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 71 (8.78%) Security Management
10 70 (8.65%) Analytics
11 67 (8.28%) Vulnerability Management
11 67 (8.28%) PRINCE2
12 65 (8.03%) Risk Management
13 64 (7.91%) Ethical Hacking
14 53 (6.55%) Kalman Filter
15 49 (6.06%) Business Development
16 41 (5.07%) Incident Management
17 39 (4.82%) ISMS
17 39 (4.82%) Problem Management
18 37 (4.57%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (8.90%) SQL
2 40 (4.94%) Perl
3 18 (2.22%) Ruby
3 18 (2.22%) PowerShell
3 18 (2.22%) Bash Shell
4 17 (2.10%) Java
5 15 (1.85%) Python
6 10 (1.24%) C
7 9 (1.11%) PHP
8 6 (0.74%) C++
9 5 (0.62%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.49%) VB
10 4 (0.49%) C#
10 4 (0.49%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 239 (29.54%) CISSP
2 196 (24.23%) Security Cleared
3 179 (22.13%) SC Cleared
4 161 (19.90%) Degree
5 83 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
5 83 (10.26%) CISA
6 81 (10.01%) DV Cleared
7 74 (9.15%) GCIA
8 70 (8.65%) CISM
9 62 (7.66%) CEH
10 61 (7.54%) GCIH
11 58 (7.17%) GIAC
12 55 (6.80%) CCNP
13 44 (5.44%) CCNA
14 37 (4.57%) PMI Certification
15 31 (3.83%) SSCP
15 31 (3.83%) CCSE
16 15 (1.85%) OSCP
17 13 (1.61%) JNCIA
18 10 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (25.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 209 (25.83%) PCI DSS
3 22 (2.72%) SLA
4 20 (2.47%) COBIT
5 12 (1.48%) QA
6 10 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (1.11%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.74%) GPG13
9 5 (0.62%) COSO
10 4 (0.49%) BS7799
11 3 (0.37%) HMG Infosec
12 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 1 (0.12%) GAMP
13 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.12%) GxP
System Software
1 93 (11.50%) Snort
2 78 (9.64%) Active Directory
3 27 (3.34%) Nmap
4 16 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.62%) ProxySG
6 4 (0.49%) ISA Server
6 4 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.37%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.12%) XenApp
9 1 (0.12%) XenServer
9 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.12%) UAG
9 1 (0.12%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 55 (6.80%) Nessus
2 41 (5.07%) Norton AntiVirus
3 26 (3.21%) McAfee ePO
4 17 (2.10%) WSUS
5 15 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (0.87%) Tivoli
7 6 (0.74%) SCCM
8 5 (0.62%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 5 (0.62%) OpenView
9 4 (0.49%) WMI
9 4 (0.49%) Nagios
9 4 (0.49%) SCOM
9 4 (0.49%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.49%) Opsview
10 3 (0.37%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.37%) CiscoWorks
11 2 (0.25%) ZENworks
11 2 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.25%) Cacti
Vendors
1 147 (18.17%) CheckPoint
2 119 (14.71%) ArcSight
3 116 (14.34%) Microsoft
4 112 (13.84%) Cisco
5 105 (12.98%) McAfee
6 103 (12.73%) LogRhythm
7 94 (11.62%) Sourcefire
8 91 (11.25%) Symantec
9 67 (8.28%) Juniper
10 66 (8.16%) Websense
11 61 (7.54%) Blue Coat
12 51 (6.30%) Splunk
13 44 (5.44%) F5
14 40 (4.94%) Sophos
15 31 (3.83%) IBM
16 29 (3.58%) Tripwire
17 28 (3.46%) Qualys
18 24 (2.97%) Fortinet
18 24 (2.97%) Oracle
18 24 (2.97%) HP
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum & Bonus, & Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £60K+, DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Up to £60K + excellent bonus
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Spencer Rose
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum generous car allowance + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
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NTT Com Security
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London
N T T Com Security
Salary: £75,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
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NTT Com Security
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London
N T T Com Security
Salary: £62,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
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Salary: £65,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
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