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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 429 502 618
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +116
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 569 452 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.41% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.50% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 426 351 184
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
87191 91296 82288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.48% 82.73% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 72102 74533 68537
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
(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
London +3 223 £60,000 +13.20% 26
South East +53 172 £52,250 +16.11% 30
West Midlands +29 54 £40,000 -17.94% 13
South West +21 33 £46,250 -28.84% 8
East of England +22 24 £37,500 -16.66% 11
East Midlands +16 20 £40,000 +48.14% 5
Yorkshire -3 20 £45,000 +40.62% 3
North West -12 15 £36,250 +3.57% 11
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 505 (47.37%) Firewall
2 449 (42.12%) Information Security
3 343 (32.18%) Windows
4 309 (28.99%) CISSP
5 240 (22.51%) Cyber Security
6 237 (22.23%) Finance
7 232 (21.76%) Network Security
8 227 (21.29%) TCP/IP
9 219 (20.54%) Linux
10 216 (20.26%) Cisco
11 204 (19.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 192 (18.01%) Management Information System
13 187 (17.54%) Security Cleared
14 164 (15.38%) UNIX
15 156 (14.63%) Intrusion Detection
16 154 (14.45%) PCI DSS
17 150 (14.07%) Incident Management
18 149 (13.98%) ITIL
19 148 (13.88%) CheckPoint
20 145 (13.60%) Degree
21 139 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
22 128 (12.01%) SC Cleared
22 128 (12.01%) WAN
23 117 (10.98%) CISM
24 115 (10.79%) LAN
25 114 (10.69%) McAfee
25 114 (10.69%) Security Architecture
26 113 (10.60%) Vulnerability Management
26 113 (10.60%) SQL
27 109 (10.23%) Analytics

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 23 (2.16%) Apache
2 19 (1.78%) MS Exchange
3 15 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (0.94%) IIS
5 9 (0.84%) Tomcat
6 8 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (0.75%) Lync
6 8 (0.75%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.56%) CMS
8 5 (0.47%) SAS
8 5 (0.47%) JBoss
9 3 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.28%) Confluence
10 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.094%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.094%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.094%) nginx
Applications
1 62 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.69%) MS Office
3 12 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.094%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 6 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.19%) Line 500
2 2 (0.19%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.094%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (3.75%) SaaS
2 16 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.94%) PaaS
3 10 (0.94%) IaaS
4 9 (0.84%) Office 365
5 3 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 505 (47.37%) Firewall
2 232 (21.76%) Network Security
3 227 (21.29%) TCP/IP
4 156 (14.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 128 (12.01%) WAN
6 115 (10.79%) LAN
7 95 (8.91%) Internet
8 80 (7.50%) HTTP
8 80 (7.50%) DNS
9 73 (6.85%) Wireless
10 65 (6.10%) Wireshark
11 63 (5.91%) VPN
12 59 (5.53%) SMTP
13 50 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
14 43 (4.03%) LDAP
14 43 (4.03%) SSL
15 32 (3.00%) tcpdump
16 29 (2.72%) DHCP
17 28 (2.63%) BGP
18 27 (2.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (6.66%) SQL Server
2 53 (4.97%) Big Data
3 27 (2.53%) NoSQL
4 25 (2.35%) MySQL
5 16 (1.50%) Data Mining
6 11 (1.03%) Hadoop
7 10 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (0.66%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.56%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (0.47%) Apache Hive
11 4 (0.38%) HBase
11 4 (0.38%) DB2
11 4 (0.38%) Impala
12 3 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.28%) Redis
12 3 (0.28%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (0.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.47%) Subversion
3 4 (0.38%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.28%) JIRA
4 3 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.28%) JUnit
5 2 (0.19%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.19%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.19%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.19%) Ant
6 1 (0.094%) Yeoman
6 1 (0.094%) Sublime Text
General
1 237 (22.23%) Finance
2 56 (5.25%) Banking
3 51 (4.78%) Telecoms
4 31 (2.91%) Legal
5 25 (2.35%) Financial Institution
5 25 (2.35%) Law
6 14 (1.31%) Advertising
7 13 (1.22%) Marketing
8 10 (0.94%) Retail
8 10 (0.94%) Electronics
8 10 (0.94%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.75%) Military
10 7 (0.66%) Back Office
11 4 (0.38%) Games
12 3 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.094%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.094%) French Language
13 1 (0.094%) German Language
Job Titles
1 353 (33.11%) Analyst
2 263 (24.67%) Security Analyst
3 193 (18.11%) Security Engineer
4 118 (11.07%) Consultant
5 83 (7.79%) Architect
6 73 (6.85%) Security Specialist
7 71 (6.66%) Network Engineer
8 70 (6.57%) Security Consultant
8 70 (6.57%) Operations Analyst
9 69 (6.47%) Security Operations Analyst
10 65 (6.10%) Senior Analyst
11 64 (6.00%) Security Architect
12 58 (5.44%) Security Manager
13 51 (4.78%) Network Security Engineer
14 47 (4.41%) IT Security Analyst
14 47 (4.41%) Senior Security Analyst
15 35 (3.28%) Network Analyst
16 34 (3.19%) Systems Engineer
17 25 (2.35%) Information Security Manager
17 25 (2.35%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (2.53%) Regular Expression
2 18 (1.69%) Middleware
3 15 (1.41%) Web Services
3 15 (1.41%) REST
4 12 (1.13%) .NET
5 10 (0.94%) SAML
5 10 (0.94%) OAuth
5 10 (0.94%) ZeroMQ
6 7 (0.66%) AngularJS
6 7 (0.66%) CSS
7 6 (0.56%) HTML
7 6 (0.56%) SOAP
8 5 (0.47%) Application Packaging
9 4 (0.38%) CSS3
9 4 (0.38%) HTML5
9 4 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (0.28%) jQuery
10 3 (0.28%) XML
10 3 (0.28%) ODBC
11 2 (0.19%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 192 (18.01%) Management Information System
2 108 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (7.88%) Computer Science
4 48 (4.50%) Data Centre
5 36 (3.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 34 (3.19%) PKI
7 28 (2.63%) Cryptography
8 22 (2.06%) Cybercrime
9 21 (1.97%) Hedge funds
10 19 (1.78%) Visualisation
11 16 (1.50%) CESG
12 14 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
13 12 (1.13%) SCADA
13 12 (1.13%) Fat Client
13 12 (1.13%) Thin Client
13 12 (1.13%) Mobile App
14 11 (1.03%) FMCG
15 9 (0.84%) Client/Server
16 8 (0.75%) Blog
16 8 (0.75%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 343 (32.18%) Windows
2 219 (20.54%) Linux
3 164 (15.38%) UNIX
4 23 (2.16%) Solaris
5 21 (1.97%) CentOS
6 20 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.94%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.75%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.47%) MVS
12 4 (0.38%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.28%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.28%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.28%) AIX
14 2 (0.19%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.094%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.094%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (42.12%) Information Security
2 240 (22.51%) Cyber Security
3 150 (14.07%) Incident Management
4 149 (13.98%) ITIL
5 139 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
6 114 (10.69%) Security Architecture
7 113 (10.60%) Vulnerability Management
8 109 (10.23%) Analytics
9 107 (10.04%) Kalman Filter
10 104 (9.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 89 (8.35%) Security Management
12 83 (7.79%) Malware Analysis
13 77 (7.22%) Project Management
14 69 (6.47%) Risk Management
15 49 (4.60%) Service Delivery
16 48 (4.50%) Ethical Hacking
17 47 (4.41%) Risk Assessment
17 47 (4.41%) Data Security
17 47 (4.41%) Security Testing
18 46 (4.32%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (10.60%) SQL
2 72 (6.75%) Perl
3 67 (6.29%) PowerShell
4 65 (6.10%) Python
5 49 (4.60%) Java
6 33 (3.10%) Ruby
7 31 (2.91%) C
8 28 (2.63%) Bash Shell
9 19 (1.78%) PHP
10 11 (1.03%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.66%) JavaScript
12 6 (0.56%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.56%) VBScript
13 5 (0.47%) C#
14 4 (0.38%) C++
15 3 (0.28%) R
16 1 (0.094%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.094%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 309 (28.99%) CISSP
2 187 (17.54%) Security Cleared
3 145 (13.60%) Degree
4 128 (12.01%) SC Cleared
5 117 (10.98%) CISM
6 105 (9.85%) Cisco Certification
7 101 (9.47%) CEH
8 78 (7.32%) DV Cleared
9 76 (7.13%) CISA
10 72 (6.75%) GIAC
11 63 (5.91%) CCNA
12 54 (5.07%) CCNP
13 48 (4.50%) GCIA
14 46 (4.32%) GCIH
15 35 (3.28%) SSCP
16 32 (3.00%) CCSA
17 29 (2.72%) CRISC
18 27 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
19 24 (2.25%) CHFI
19 24 (2.25%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (19.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 154 (14.45%) PCI DSS
3 35 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 32 (3.00%) SLA
5 29 (2.72%) COBIT
6 17 (1.59%) HIPAA
7 10 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 5 (0.47%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.47%) GPG13
8 5 (0.47%) FISMA
9 4 (0.38%) QA
10 1 (0.094%) COSO
System Software
1 98 (9.19%) Snort
2 93 (8.72%) Active Directory
3 50 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (1.97%) vSphere
5 9 (0.84%) XenApp
6 8 (0.75%) KVM
7 7 (0.66%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.38%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.38%) Docker
8 4 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.28%) vCloud
9 3 (0.28%) XenServer
10 2 (0.19%) pfSense
11 1 (0.094%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.094%) ACF2
11 1 (0.094%) RACF
11 1 (0.094%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.094%) Postfix
11 1 (0.094%) Squid
Systems Management
1 38 (3.56%) Nessus
2 27 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
3 15 (1.41%) Puppet
4 10 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.94%) Tivoli
5 8 (0.75%) OpenView
6 6 (0.56%) SCCM
6 6 (0.56%) Hyperic
7 5 (0.47%) WSUS
8 4 (0.38%) HP SIM
8 4 (0.38%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.28%) Rsyslog
9 3 (0.28%) ArcSight ESM
9 3 (0.28%) Ansible
9 3 (0.28%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.28%) OSSEC
9 3 (0.28%) Nmap
10 2 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.19%) MIMEsweeper
10 2 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 216 (20.26%) Cisco
2 148 (13.88%) CheckPoint
3 114 (10.69%) McAfee
4 105 (9.85%) Microsoft
5 104 (9.76%) ArcSight
6 99 (9.29%) Splunk
7 88 (8.26%) Juniper
8 73 (6.85%) VMware
9 67 (6.29%) Fortinet
10 66 (6.19%) Sourcefire
11 59 (5.53%) F5
12 55 (5.16%) Citrix
13 44 (4.13%) HP
13 44 (4.13%) LogRhythm
14 39 (3.66%) Symantec
15 30 (2.81%) SAP
16 28 (2.63%) Qualys
17 21 (1.97%) Websense
17 21 (1.97%) Blue Coat
18 19 (1.78%) Red Hat
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Harris Global
Salary: Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25% SA, 10% pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HP Group
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HP Group
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HMRC
Salary: From £35,232 to £39,643 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HMRC
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago