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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 379 544 624
Rank change year-on-year
+165 +80
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 686 374 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 552 286 183
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,400 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
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
87852 89858 82379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.04% 82.89% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 73293 72362 68132
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,157 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
London +159 326 £60,000 +9.09% 36
South East -1 154 £50,000 +11.11% 38
West Midlands +24 54 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Yorkshire +37 41 £40,250 +15.00% 8
South West +14 32 £46,500 -2.10% 12
East Midlands +20 31 £42,500 -25.77% 7
North West +2 27 £42,049 -1.06% 11
East of England -11 16 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
North East - 1 - -
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 566 (47.48%) Firewall
2 547 (45.89%) Information Security
3 340 (28.52%) CISSP
4 331 (27.77%) Windows
5 260 (21.81%) Finance
6 245 (20.55%) Cyber Security
7 239 (20.05%) TCP/IP
8 222 (18.62%) Network Security
9 217 (18.20%) Management Information System
10 216 (18.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 212 (17.79%) Linux
12 204 (17.11%) Cisco
13 196 (16.44%) Penetration Testing
14 195 (16.36%) Intrusion Detection
15 185 (15.52%) Security Cleared
16 183 (15.35%) PCI DSS
17 181 (15.18%) UNIX
18 172 (14.43%) Degree
18 172 (14.43%) Incident Management
19 165 (13.84%) Vulnerability Management
20 162 (13.59%) ArcSight
21 160 (13.42%) ITIL
22 150 (12.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
22 150 (12.58%) Kalman Filter
23 144 (12.08%) McAfee
24 143 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
25 139 (11.66%) SC Cleared
26 134 (11.24%) CheckPoint
27 131 (10.99%) CEH
28 126 (10.57%) Analytics

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 21 (1.76%) Apache
2 19 (1.59%) MS Exchange
3 15 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (0.92%) IIS
5 9 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (0.59%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.50%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.50%) Lync
7 6 (0.50%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.42%) SAS
9 4 (0.34%) CMS
9 4 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.25%) JBoss
10 3 (0.25%) Confluence
11 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.084%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.084%) nginx
Applications
1 63 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.01%) MS Office
2 12 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.25%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.42%) Summit
3 4 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.17%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.17%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.27%) SaaS
2 24 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.42%) PaaS
5 4 (0.34%) IaaS
6 3 (0.25%) Office 365
7 1 (0.084%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 566 (47.48%) Firewall
2 239 (20.05%) TCP/IP
3 222 (18.62%) Network Security
4 195 (16.36%) Intrusion Detection
5 125 (10.49%) Internet
6 107 (8.98%) LAN
6 107 (8.98%) WAN
7 83 (6.96%) VPN
8 67 (5.62%) DNS
9 66 (5.54%) Wireshark
10 64 (5.37%) HTTP
11 53 (4.45%) SMTP
11 53 (4.45%) Wireless
11 53 (4.45%) Cisco ASA
12 37 (3.10%) LDAP
12 37 (3.10%) SSL
13 28 (2.35%) FTP
13 28 (2.35%) tcpdump
14 24 (2.01%) IPsec
14 24 (2.01%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 55 (4.61%) Big Data
3 24 (2.01%) NoSQL
4 17 (1.43%) MySQL
5 15 (1.26%) Data Mining
6 9 (0.76%) Hadoop
7 6 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (0.42%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.34%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.17%) DB2
11 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.42%) Subversion
3 3 (0.25%) JIRA
3 3 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.084%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.084%) Sublime Text
4 1 (0.084%) Eclipse
General
1 260 (21.81%) Finance
2 94 (7.89%) Banking
3 66 (5.54%) Telecoms
4 32 (2.68%) Legal
5 29 (2.43%) Law
6 18 (1.51%) Marketing
7 13 (1.09%) Retail
8 11 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 11 (0.92%) Back Office
9 10 (0.84%) Electronics
10 7 (0.59%) Advertising
11 6 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.42%) Military
13 4 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.34%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.25%) Games
15 1 (0.084%) French Language
15 1 (0.084%) German Language
Job Titles
1 420 (35.23%) Analyst
2 330 (27.68%) Security Analyst
3 194 (16.28%) Security Engineer
4 155 (13.00%) Consultant
5 97 (8.14%) Architect
6 91 (7.63%) Operations Analyst
7 89 (7.47%) Security Consultant
8 87 (7.30%) Security Operations Analyst
9 86 (7.21%) Senior Analyst
10 65 (5.45%) Network Engineer
11 64 (5.37%) Security Specialist
12 62 (5.20%) Security Architect
13 61 (5.12%) Senior Security Analyst
14 58 (4.87%) Security Manager
15 51 (4.28%) IT Security Analyst
16 37 (3.10%) Systems Engineer
17 36 (3.02%) Cyber Security Analyst
18 34 (2.85%) Team Leader
19 30 (2.52%) Network Security Engineer
20 29 (2.43%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.18%) Web Services
2 20 (1.68%) Middleware
3 19 (1.59%) Regular Expression
4 10 (0.84%) ZeroMQ
5 8 (0.67%) OAuth
5 8 (0.67%) SAML
5 8 (0.67%) .NET
6 7 (0.59%) SOAP
6 7 (0.59%) REST
7 5 (0.42%) CSS
8 4 (0.34%) WSDL
8 4 (0.34%) XML
8 4 (0.34%) OpenID
9 3 (0.25%) jQuery
9 3 (0.25%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.17%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (0.17%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.17%) ODBC
11 1 (0.084%) HTML
11 1 (0.084%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 217 (18.20%) Management Information System
2 143 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (6.63%) Computer Science
4 54 (4.53%) Data Centre
5 49 (4.11%) PKI
6 33 (2.77%) Visualisation
7 30 (2.52%) Cybercrime
7 30 (2.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 25 (2.10%) Cryptography
9 22 (1.85%) Hedge funds
10 12 (1.01%) CESG
10 12 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
11 10 (0.84%) FMCG
11 10 (0.84%) Mobile App
12 9 (0.76%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.67%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.59%) DTV
15 6 (0.50%) SecurID
15 6 (0.50%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 331 (27.77%) Windows
2 212 (17.79%) Linux
3 181 (15.18%) UNIX
4 36 (3.02%) Solaris
5 18 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.09%) CentOS
7 13 (1.09%) Windows 7
8 12 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.84%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.59%) Windows 2000
10 7 (0.59%) Windows NT
11 6 (0.50%) MVS
11 6 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.34%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.17%) AIX
13 2 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (45.89%) Information Security
2 245 (20.55%) Cyber Security
3 196 (16.44%) Penetration Testing
4 172 (14.43%) Incident Management
5 165 (13.84%) Vulnerability Management
6 160 (13.42%) ITIL
7 150 (12.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 150 (12.58%) Kalman Filter
8 126 (10.57%) Analytics
9 113 (9.48%) Malware Analysis
10 111 (9.31%) Security Architecture
11 106 (8.89%) Security Management
12 101 (8.47%) Project Management
13 81 (6.80%) Risk Assessment
14 80 (6.71%) Risk Management
15 72 (6.04%) Ethical Hacking
16 70 (5.87%) Reverse Engineering
17 61 (5.12%) Data Security
18 53 (4.45%) Service Delivery
19 47 (3.94%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 122 (10.23%) SQL
2 78 (6.54%) Perl
3 70 (5.87%) Python
4 65 (5.45%) PowerShell
5 46 (3.86%) C
6 42 (3.52%) Java
7 26 (2.18%) Bash Shell
8 25 (2.10%) Ruby
9 13 (1.09%) PHP
10 9 (0.76%) JavaScript
11 6 (0.50%) VBScript
12 5 (0.42%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.34%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.34%) C#
14 3 (0.25%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.25%) R
15 1 (0.084%) C++
Qualifications
1 340 (28.52%) CISSP
2 185 (15.52%) Security Cleared
3 172 (14.43%) Degree
4 139 (11.66%) SC Cleared
5 131 (10.99%) CEH
6 124 (10.40%) CISM
7 107 (8.98%) Cisco Certification
8 94 (7.89%) CISA
9 80 (6.71%) GCIH
10 75 (6.29%) GIAC
11 72 (6.04%) CCNA
12 67 (5.62%) GCIA
13 65 (5.45%) DV Cleared
14 61 (5.12%) CCNP
15 39 (3.27%) SSCP
16 35 (2.94%) CRISC
17 30 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
18 28 (2.35%) CCSA
19 26 (2.18%) CCSE
20 21 (1.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (18.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 183 (15.35%) PCI DSS
3 45 (3.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 30 (2.52%) SLA
5 25 (2.10%) COBIT
6 15 (1.26%) HIPAA
7 10 (0.84%) FISMA
8 6 (0.50%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 4 (0.34%) QA
10 3 (0.25%) GPG13
System Software
1 89 (7.47%) Active Directory
2 69 (5.79%) Snort
3 42 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.17%) vSphere
5 6 (0.50%) XenApp
5 6 (0.50%) KVM
6 5 (0.42%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.34%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.25%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.25%) vCloud
9 2 (0.17%) pfSense
9 2 (0.17%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.084%) Postfix
10 1 (0.084%) Squid
10 1 (0.084%) XenServer
10 1 (0.084%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 65 (5.45%) Nessus
2 41 (3.44%) McAfee ePO
3 11 (0.92%) Nmap
4 9 (0.76%) Puppet
5 6 (0.50%) SCCM
6 5 (0.42%) WSUS
6 5 (0.42%) ArcSight ESM
7 4 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.34%) Hyperic
8 3 (0.25%) Ansible
8 3 (0.25%) logstash
8 3 (0.25%) Kibana
8 3 (0.25%) Rsyslog
8 3 (0.25%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.25%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.25%) OSSEC
8 3 (0.25%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.17%) SCOM
9 2 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 204 (17.11%) Cisco
2 162 (13.59%) ArcSight
3 144 (12.08%) McAfee
4 134 (11.24%) CheckPoint
5 121 (10.15%) Splunk
6 110 (9.23%) Microsoft
7 100 (8.39%) Juniper
8 89 (7.47%) F5
9 76 (6.38%) Fortinet
10 71 (5.96%) Sourcefire
11 63 (5.29%) LogRhythm
12 56 (4.70%) VMware
12 56 (4.70%) Symantec
13 55 (4.61%) HP
14 50 (4.19%) Qualys
15 38 (3.19%) SolarWinds
16 32 (2.68%) Citrix
17 30 (2.52%) Websense
17 30 (2.52%) LogLogic
17 30 (2.52%) Trustwave
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens+ Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + car, bens allow, bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Car
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Amicus ITS
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Dependant on Experience & Accreditat
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Badenoch & Clark
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Very competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Serco Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
HP
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago