The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 313 415 600
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +185
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 892 666 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.97% 0.66% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.76% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 716 526 301
Median salary £58,145 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.75% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,488 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
80742 87896 91445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.09% 87.49% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 68230 73139 73638
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in England

SIEM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +86 423 £65,000 +8.33% 29
South East +75 202 £50,000 - 16
West Midlands +35 96 £45,000 +5.88% 6
East of England +62 53 £50,000 +11.11% 3
South West +15 39 £55,000 +27.90% 7
Yorkshire +24 35 £65,000 +52.94% 3
North West +24 32 £50,000 +18.91% 2
East Midlands -18 7 £37,500 -11.76%
Midlands - 1 £46,000 -
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 761 (44.32%) Firewall
2 708 (41.23%) Information Security
3 659 (38.38%) CISSP
4 602 (35.06%) Cybersecurity
5 533 (31.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 531 (30.93%) Security Operations
7 443 (25.80%) Windows
8 425 (24.75%) Finance
9 410 (23.88%) Network Security
10 393 (22.89%) PCI DSS
11 358 (20.85%) Degree
12 347 (20.21%) CISM
13 341 (19.86%) Linux
14 337 (19.63%) ITIL
15 322 (18.75%) Cisco
16 305 (17.76%) Security Architecture
17 283 (16.48%) ArcSight
18 279 (16.25%) Vulnerability Management
19 274 (15.96%) Security Operations Centre
19 274 (15.96%) Penetration Testing
20 259 (15.08%) Management Information System
21 251 (14.62%) CEH
22 246 (14.33%) Security Cleared
23 238 (13.86%) Splunk
24 233 (13.57%) TCP/IP
25 216 (12.58%) Active Directory
26 205 (11.94%) CheckPoint
27 203 (11.82%) SC Cleared
28 191 (11.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
29 188 (10.95%) SANS

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 57 (3.32%) IIS
2 38 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (1.51%) MS Exchange
4 17 (0.99%) SharePoint
5 14 (0.82%) Apache
5 14 (0.82%) nginx
5 14 (0.82%) Tomcat
6 12 (0.70%) Confluence
7 9 (0.52%) IBM Notes
8 8 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (0.41%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.23%) SAS
11 3 (0.17%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.12%) Drupal
13 1 (0.058%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.058%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.058%) JBoss
13 1 (0.058%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 37 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.82%) MS Office
3 9 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.058%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.58%) assyst
2 8 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.17%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 62 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.11%) IaaS
3 19 (1.11%) PaaS
4 18 (1.05%) SaaS
5 15 (0.87%) Office 365
6 7 (0.41%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.058%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 761 (44.32%) Firewall
2 410 (23.88%) Network Security
3 233 (13.57%) TCP/IP
4 171 (9.96%) Intrusion Detection
5 147 (8.56%) Cisco ASA
6 119 (6.93%) LAN
7 107 (6.23%) WAN
8 98 (5.71%) DNS
9 96 (5.59%) VPN
10 95 (5.53%) Internet
11 76 (4.43%) Wireshark
12 75 (4.37%) SSL
13 67 (3.90%) Wireless
14 55 (3.20%) HTTP
15 46 (2.68%) MPLS
16 41 (2.39%) VLAN
17 35 (2.04%) SAN
18 33 (1.92%) IP Telephony
19 30 (1.75%) SMTP
20 29 (1.69%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (5.42%) Big Data
2 66 (3.84%) SQL Server
3 51 (2.97%) Hadoop
4 45 (2.62%) NoSQL
5 19 (1.11%) MySQL
6 16 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (0.70%) Apache Hive
8 11 (0.64%) Data Mining
9 10 (0.58%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (0.29%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.23%) Power BI
11 4 (0.23%) QlikView
11 4 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.17%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.12%) Informix
13 2 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (0.82%) Metasploit
2 12 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (0.70%) JIRA
3 7 (0.41%) Burp Suite
4 2 (0.12%) PVCS
5 1 (0.058%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.058%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.058%) Subversion
5 1 (0.058%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 425 (24.75%) Finance
2 86 (5.01%) Banking
3 84 (4.89%) Law
4 57 (3.32%) Telecoms
5 33 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 28 (1.63%) Marketing
7 27 (1.57%) Legal
8 25 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 23 (1.34%) Retail
10 17 (0.99%) Games
11 14 (0.82%) Publishing
12 12 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.64%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.47%) Advertising
14 8 (0.47%) Electronics
15 7 (0.41%) Local Government
16 5 (0.29%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.29%) Military
17 4 (0.23%) Back Office
17 4 (0.23%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 540 (31.45%) Analyst
2 435 (25.33%) Security Analyst
3 333 (19.39%) Consultant
4 293 (17.06%) Security Consultant
5 240 (13.98%) Security Engineer
6 130 (7.57%) IT Consultant
7 128 (7.45%) Network Engineer
8 124 (7.22%) IT Security Consultant
9 123 (7.16%) Security Manager
10 119 (6.93%) Network Security Engineer
11 115 (6.70%) SOC Analyst
12 111 (6.46%) IT Analyst
12 111 (6.46%) IT Security Analyst
13 97 (5.65%) Security Specialist
14 90 (5.24%) Senior Analyst
15 82 (4.78%) Information Analyst
15 82 (4.78%) Information Security Analyst
16 76 (4.43%) Security Officer
16 76 (4.43%) Senior Consultant
16 76 (4.43%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (1.98%) Regular Expression
2 27 (1.57%) ZeroMQ
3 20 (1.16%) Web Services
4 12 (0.70%) Apache Flex
5 8 (0.47%) Middleware
6 5 (0.29%) ELK Stack
6 5 (0.29%) LAMP
7 4 (0.23%) HTML
7 4 (0.23%) Lucene
8 3 (0.17%) ODBC
8 3 (0.17%) OpenVZ
8 3 (0.17%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.12%) Flash
9 2 (0.12%) HTML5
10 1 (0.058%) .NET
10 1 (0.058%) COM
10 1 (0.058%) MCollective
10 1 (0.058%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 274 (15.96%) Security Operations Centre
2 259 (15.08%) Management Information System
3 141 (8.21%) Cyberthreat
4 137 (7.98%) Computer Science
5 120 (6.99%) Data Centre
6 113 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
7 96 (5.59%) PKI
8 82 (4.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 51 (2.97%) Data Protection Act
10 46 (2.68%) Cyber Attack
11 35 (2.04%) Cybercrime
12 26 (1.51%) CESG
13 24 (1.40%) Client/Server
13 24 (1.40%) Cryptography
14 19 (1.11%) Private Cloud
15 17 (0.99%) Virtual Team
16 15 (0.87%) Mathematics
16 15 (0.87%) RSA SecurID
17 14 (0.82%) iPad
18 13 (0.76%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 443 (25.80%) Windows
2 341 (19.86%) Linux
3 173 (10.08%) Windows Server
4 150 (8.74%) Unix
5 42 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (2.27%) CentOS
6 39 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (1.11%) Apple iOS
7 19 (1.11%) Mac OS X
8 14 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.52%) Kali Linux
10 8 (0.47%) Solaris
11 5 (0.29%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.23%) AIX
13 2 (0.12%) Android
13 2 (0.12%) Debian
13 2 (0.12%) VMS
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.058%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 708 (41.23%) Information Security
2 602 (35.06%) Cybersecurity
3 531 (30.93%) Security Operations
4 337 (19.63%) ITIL
5 305 (17.76%) Security Architecture
6 279 (16.25%) Vulnerability Management
7 274 (15.96%) Penetration Testing
8 191 (11.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 179 (10.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 150 (8.74%) Presales
11 137 (7.98%) Analytics
12 134 (7.80%) Incident Management
13 132 (7.69%) Risk Management
14 122 (7.11%) Data Protection
15 111 (6.46%) Risk Assessment
16 104 (6.06%) Project Management
17 95 (5.53%) Kalman Filter
18 94 (5.47%) Security Management
19 87 (5.07%) Data Loss Prevention
20 82 (4.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 154 (8.97%) Python
2 140 (8.15%) SQL
3 88 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 65 (3.79%) Perl
5 56 (3.26%) C
6 42 (2.45%) Bash Shell
7 28 (1.63%) Ruby
8 27 (1.57%) Java
9 19 (1.11%) Shell Script
10 18 (1.05%) C++
10 18 (1.05%) PHP
11 17 (0.99%) C#
12 13 (0.76%) VB
13 10 (0.58%) T-SQL
14 9 (0.52%) VBScript
15 6 (0.35%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.23%) Korn
17 2 (0.12%) JavaScript
18 1 (0.058%) Bourne shell
18 1 (0.058%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 659 (38.38%) CISSP
2 358 (20.85%) Degree
3 347 (20.21%) CISM
4 251 (14.62%) CEH
5 246 (14.33%) Security Cleared
6 203 (11.82%) SC Cleared
7 188 (10.95%) SANS
8 182 (10.60%) CISA
9 170 (9.90%) Cisco Certification
10 138 (8.04%) GIAC
11 115 (6.70%) GCIH
12 106 (6.17%) CCNA
12 106 (6.17%) CCNP
13 88 (5.13%) GCIA
14 72 (4.19%) SSCP
15 68 (3.96%) CREST Certified
16 57 (3.32%) OSCP
17 49 (2.85%) CompTIA Security+
17 49 (2.85%) IISP
17 49 (2.85%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 533 (31.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 393 (22.89%) PCI DSS
3 78 (4.54%) COBIT
4 63 (3.67%) ISO27002
5 52 (3.03%) ISO22301
6 51 (2.97%) ISO27005
7 26 (1.51%) SLA
8 24 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 18 (1.05%) GPG13
10 9 (0.52%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 4 (0.23%) QA
13 3 (0.17%) HMG Infosec
14 2 (0.12%) COSO
14 2 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
14 2 (0.12%) SSAE 16
15 1 (0.058%) HIPAA
15 1 (0.058%) ISO 14001
15 1 (0.058%) Val IT
System Software
1 216 (12.58%) Active Directory
2 100 (5.82%) Snort
3 66 (3.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (2.10%) vSphere
5 30 (1.75%) XenApp
6 12 (0.70%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.47%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.17%) KVM
9 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.12%) Docker
10 2 (0.12%) NFS
10 2 (0.12%) pfSense
10 2 (0.12%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.12%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.12%) vCloud
11 1 (0.058%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.058%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.058%) Xen
Systems Management
1 126 (7.34%) Nessus
2 111 (6.46%) QRadar
3 40 (2.33%) SCCM
4 34 (1.98%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 31 (1.81%) FortiGate
5 31 (1.81%) RSA enVision
6 29 (1.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 25 (1.46%) Nmap
8 22 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
9 21 (1.22%) EnCase
10 19 (1.11%) WSUS
11 18 (1.05%) RSA Archer
12 17 (0.99%) Puppet
12 17 (0.99%) Rsyslog
13 14 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 13 (0.76%) Ansible
15 12 (0.70%) ArcSight ESM
15 12 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
16 11 (0.64%) AirWatch
16 11 (0.64%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 322 (18.75%) Cisco
2 283 (16.48%) ArcSight
3 238 (13.86%) Splunk
4 205 (11.94%) CheckPoint
5 179 (10.43%) Juniper
6 163 (9.49%) Palo Alto
7 162 (9.44%) LogRhythm
8 149 (8.68%) Intel Security
9 124 (7.22%) Microsoft
10 97 (5.65%) HP
11 93 (5.42%) Qualys
12 86 (5.01%) VMware
13 83 (4.83%) Fortinet
14 60 (3.49%) Forcepoint
15 57 (3.32%) Cyber-Ark
15 57 (3.32%) Symantec
16 55 (3.20%) Sourcefire
17 54 (3.15%) F5
18 53 (3.09%) Blue Coat
19 47 (2.74%) AlienVault
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Corporate Benefits, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary & OTE plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Car Allowence & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50K-60K + 40K commission + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Recann
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Together Money
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago