The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 498 622 671
Rank change year-on-year
+124 +49
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 424 237 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 332 176 154
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,275 £35,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87694 80306 85531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.64% 77.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71414 66712 73612
Average salary £49,000 £46,500 £46,752
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.37% -0.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SIEM
UK

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 11 July 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 11 July 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
London +57 196 £53,000 -7.82% 10
South East +49 128 £45,000 -10.00% 14
Yorkshire -36 25 £32,000 -14.66% 2
North West +15 22 £35,000 -41.17% 3
West Midlands +9 21 £42,500 +7.59% 2
East of England -3 11 £45,000 +28.57% 1
East Midlands -12 8 £27,000 +20.00%
South West -16 8 £65,000 +28.71%
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 355 (44.94%) Firewall
2 314 (39.75%) Information Security
3 287 (36.33%) Windows
4 256 (32.41%) CISSP
5 193 (24.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 190 (24.05%) PCI DSS
7 187 (23.67%) Security Cleared
8 186 (23.54%) Finance
9 176 (22.28%) Cyber Security
10 164 (20.76%) CheckPoint
10 164 (20.76%) SC Cleared
11 152 (19.24%) Degree
12 146 (18.48%) Network Security
13 143 (18.10%) Linux
14 141 (17.85%) Management Information System
15 138 (17.47%) TCP/IP
16 135 (17.09%) Intrusion Detection
17 123 (15.57%) ITIL
18 121 (15.32%) McAfee
19 118 (14.94%) Cisco
20 116 (14.68%) ArcSight
21 111 (14.05%) Symantec
22 108 (13.67%) UNIX
23 103 (13.04%) Microsoft
24 101 (12.78%) Penetration Testing
24 101 (12.78%) Snort
25 93 (11.77%) Sourcefire
26 92 (11.65%) CISA
27 85 (10.76%) Cisco Certification
27 85 (10.76%) LogRhythm

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 20 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 6 (0.76%) IIS
3 4 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.25%) CMS
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.25%) Apache
4 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.13%) GroupWise
5 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 52 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.14%) MS Office
3 7 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.38%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.51%) Sentinel
1 4 (0.51%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.76%) SaaS
2 2 (0.25%) PaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Office 365
3 1 (0.13%) IaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 355 (44.94%) Firewall
2 146 (18.48%) Network Security
3 138 (17.47%) TCP/IP
4 135 (17.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 66 (8.35%) Wireshark
5 66 (8.35%) VPN
6 62 (7.85%) Internet
7 61 (7.72%) tcpdump
8 54 (6.84%) HTTP
8 54 (6.84%) WAN
9 53 (6.71%) LAN
10 52 (6.58%) DNS
11 51 (6.46%) SSL
12 27 (3.42%) LDAP
12 27 (3.42%) SMTP
13 23 (2.91%) FTP
14 21 (2.66%) IPsec
15 18 (2.28%) Reverse Proxy
15 18 (2.28%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (2.15%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.13%) DB2
4 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (3.54%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.25%) RequisitePro
General
1 186 (23.54%) Finance
2 33 (4.18%) Retail
3 26 (3.29%) Banking
4 24 (3.04%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.41%) Law
6 17 (2.15%) Legal
7 14 (1.77%) Advertising
8 11 (1.39%) Electronics
9 10 (1.27%) Marketing
10 6 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.63%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.63%) Military
12 4 (0.51%) Games
12 4 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.13%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.13%) French Language
14 1 (0.13%) German Language
14 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 268 (33.92%) Analyst
2 240 (30.38%) Security Analyst
3 148 (18.73%) Security Engineer
4 144 (18.23%) Consultant
5 99 (12.53%) Security Consultant
6 67 (8.48%) Security Manager
7 64 (8.10%) IT Security Analyst
8 49 (6.20%) Security Operations Analyst
8 49 (6.20%) Security Specialist
8 49 (6.20%) Operations Analyst
9 44 (5.57%) Architect
10 36 (4.56%) IT Security Engineer
11 32 (4.05%) Cyber Security Analyst
12 27 (3.42%) IT Consultant
13 26 (3.29%) IT Security Consultant
14 25 (3.16%) Information Security Consultant
15 24 (3.04%) Network Engineer
16 19 (2.41%) Senior Manager
16 19 (2.41%) Security Architect
17 18 (2.28%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.77%) .NET
2 6 (0.76%) Regular Expression
3 4 (0.51%) Middleware
4 3 (0.38%) SailPoint
4 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 2 (0.25%) HTML
5 2 (0.25%) COM
6 1 (0.13%) SAML
6 1 (0.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 141 (17.85%) Management Information System
2 34 (4.30%) PMI
3 30 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.29%) PKI
5 18 (2.28%) Cryptography
6 10 (1.27%) CESG
7 8 (1.01%) Hedge funds
8 7 (0.89%) Open Source
9 5 (0.63%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.38%) Physics
10 3 (0.38%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.38%) Clustering
11 2 (0.25%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.25%) SCADA
11 2 (0.25%) SecurID
11 2 (0.25%) Social Media
11 2 (0.25%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.25%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.13%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.13%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 287 (36.33%) Windows
2 143 (18.10%) Linux
3 108 (13.67%) UNIX
4 43 (5.44%) Solaris
5 37 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (1.90%) Windows 7
10 13 (1.65%) Ubuntu
11 12 (1.52%) CentOS
12 11 (1.39%) FreeBSD
13 9 (1.14%) AIX
14 5 (0.63%) Windows NT
14 5 (0.63%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.51%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.38%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
18 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
18 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (39.75%) Information Security
2 176 (22.28%) Cyber Security
3 123 (15.57%) ITIL
4 101 (12.78%) Penetration Testing
5 78 (9.87%) Data Protection
6 73 (9.24%) Security Architecture
7 72 (9.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 70 (8.86%) Project Management
9 68 (8.61%) Risk Management
10 65 (8.23%) Security Management
11 62 (7.85%) Ethical Hacking
11 62 (7.85%) Vulnerability Management
12 61 (7.72%) PRINCE2
13 57 (7.22%) Analytics
14 43 (5.44%) Business Development
15 40 (5.06%) Incident Management
16 38 (4.81%) Identity Management
16 38 (4.81%) ISMS
17 35 (4.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 34 (4.30%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (8.61%) SQL
2 49 (6.20%) Perl
3 25 (3.16%) Ruby
4 24 (3.04%) Bash Shell
5 23 (2.91%) Python
6 22 (2.78%) Java
7 20 (2.53%) PowerShell
8 17 (2.15%) PHP
9 9 (1.14%) C
10 6 (0.76%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.76%) C++
11 4 (0.51%) C#
11 4 (0.51%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.51%) VBScript
11 4 (0.51%) VB
12 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 256 (32.41%) CISSP
2 187 (23.67%) Security Cleared
3 164 (20.76%) SC Cleared
4 152 (19.24%) Degree
5 92 (11.65%) CISA
6 85 (10.76%) Cisco Certification
7 79 (10.00%) CISM
8 73 (9.24%) CEH
9 67 (8.48%) DV Cleared
10 54 (6.84%) GIAC
11 52 (6.58%) CCNP
11 52 (6.58%) GCIA
12 39 (4.94%) GCIH
12 39 (4.94%) CCNA
13 37 (4.68%) CCSE
14 35 (4.43%) SSCP
15 34 (4.30%) PMI Certification
16 20 (2.53%) OSCP
17 14 (1.77%) JNCIA
18 12 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (24.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 190 (24.05%) PCI DSS
3 25 (3.16%) SLA
4 19 (2.41%) QA
5 18 (2.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (1.90%) HIPAA
6 15 (1.90%) COBIT
7 9 (1.14%) GPG13
8 7 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 6 (0.76%) BS7799
10 5 (0.63%) HMG Infosec
11 4 (0.51%) COSO
12 1 (0.13%) BS25999
12 1 (0.13%) GAMP
12 1 (0.13%) GxP
System Software
1 101 (12.78%) Snort
2 79 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 31 (3.92%) Nmap
4 6 (0.76%) ISA Server
4 6 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.51%) ProxySG
6 4 (0.51%) vSphere
6 4 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.25%) XenApp
7 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.13%) XenServer
8 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.13%) UAG
Systems Management
1 57 (7.22%) Nessus
2 41 (5.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 30 (3.80%) McAfee ePO
4 16 (2.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 8 (1.01%) SCCM
6 7 (0.89%) WSUS
7 5 (0.63%) OpenView
7 5 (0.63%) FortiGate
8 4 (0.51%) Opsview
8 4 (0.51%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.51%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.51%) WMI
8 4 (0.51%) Nagios
8 4 (0.51%) SCOM
9 3 (0.38%) Cacti
9 3 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (0.38%) CiscoWorks
9 3 (0.38%) Cryoserver
10 2 (0.25%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 164 (20.76%) CheckPoint
2 121 (15.32%) McAfee
3 118 (14.94%) Cisco
4 116 (14.68%) ArcSight
5 111 (14.05%) Symantec
6 103 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 93 (11.77%) Sourcefire
8 85 (10.76%) LogRhythm
9 72 (9.11%) Juniper
10 66 (8.35%) Websense
11 65 (8.23%) Blue Coat
12 48 (6.08%) F5
13 47 (5.95%) Splunk
14 46 (5.82%) Sophos
15 35 (4.43%) Qualys
16 31 (3.92%) IBM
17 30 (3.80%) Tripwire
18 29 (3.67%) Fortinet
19 27 (3.42%) HP
20 26 (3.29%) Red Hat
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + BENEFITS
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + On-Call (£2-3K PA)
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