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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 479 545 567
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +22
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 479 394 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 336 308 256
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -
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
85517 91245 84309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.19% 82.06% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 69838 74188 70126
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +14 174 £61,250 +5.60% 24
South East +53 161 £55,000 +22.22% 47
South West +25 34 £47,500 -26.92% 8
West Midlands +8 32 £40,000 -11.11% 10
East of England +14 22 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Yorkshire +13 21 £45,000 +39.53% 1
North West +9 21 £47,500 +26.66% 8
East Midlands +4 8 £47,500 +74.31% 2
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 430 (45.94%) Firewall
2 356 (38.03%) Information Security
3 290 (30.98%) Windows
4 278 (29.70%) CISSP
5 228 (24.36%) Network Security
6 209 (22.33%) Cyber Security
7 183 (19.55%) Finance
8 179 (19.12%) Cisco
8 179 (19.12%) Security Cleared
9 178 (19.02%) Linux
10 174 (18.59%) TCP/IP
11 159 (16.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 159 (16.99%) Management Information System
12 150 (16.03%) CheckPoint
13 144 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
14 140 (14.96%) Degree
15 138 (14.74%) SC Cleared
15 138 (14.74%) PCI DSS
16 129 (13.78%) UNIX
17 127 (13.57%) ITIL
18 118 (12.61%) Incident Management
19 116 (12.39%) SQL
20 110 (11.75%) Snort
21 107 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
22 105 (11.22%) WAN
23 100 (10.68%) ArcSight
24 97 (10.36%) Penetration Testing
25 96 (10.26%) Splunk
26 91 (9.72%) CEH
27 90 (9.62%) Security Architecture

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 15 (1.60%) IIS
2 12 (1.28%) Apache
3 7 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (0.64%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.53%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.53%) CMS
6 4 (0.43%) JBoss
6 4 (0.43%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.43%) Lync
7 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.32%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 41 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.21%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.21%) SaaS
2 12 (1.28%) PaaS
2 12 (1.28%) IaaS
2 12 (1.28%) Office 365
3 4 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 430 (45.94%) Firewall
2 228 (24.36%) Network Security
3 174 (18.59%) TCP/IP
4 144 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 105 (11.22%) WAN
6 82 (8.76%) LAN
7 70 (7.48%) HTTP
7 70 (7.48%) DNS
8 65 (6.94%) Internet
9 62 (6.62%) Wireshark
10 57 (6.09%) Wireless
11 49 (5.24%) SMTP
12 45 (4.81%) VPN
12 45 (4.81%) SSL
13 42 (4.49%) Cisco ASA
14 38 (4.06%) LDAP
15 34 (3.63%) DHCP
15 34 (3.63%) tcpdump
16 33 (3.53%) MPLS
17 27 (2.88%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.70%) Big Data
3 15 (1.60%) Data Mining
3 15 (1.60%) MySQL
4 11 (1.18%) NoSQL
5 9 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (0.96%) Hadoop
6 8 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.53%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.53%) Apache Hive
7 5 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (0.53%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.43%) DB2
8 4 (0.43%) HBase
8 4 (0.43%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.43%) Impala
9 3 (0.32%) Redis
9 3 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (0.43%) Metasploit
1 4 (0.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.32%) JUnit
3 2 (0.21%) PHPUnit
3 2 (0.21%) Ant
3 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.11%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.11%) Sublime Text
4 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
General
1 183 (19.55%) Finance
2 40 (4.27%) Banking
3 35 (3.74%) Financial Institution
4 30 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.24%) Law
5 21 (2.24%) Legal
6 19 (2.03%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.92%) Retail
8 12 (1.28%) Advertising
8 12 (1.28%) Games
9 10 (1.07%) Marketing
10 9 (0.96%) Electronics
11 8 (0.85%) Military
12 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.11%) Back Office
13 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 346 (36.97%) Analyst
2 277 (29.59%) Security Analyst
3 163 (17.41%) Security Engineer
4 120 (12.82%) Consultant
5 77 (8.23%) Security Consultant
6 66 (7.05%) Operations Analyst
6 66 (7.05%) Security Operations Analyst
7 64 (6.84%) Architect
8 63 (6.73%) Network Engineer
9 53 (5.66%) Security Specialist
9 53 (5.66%) Network Security Engineer
9 53 (5.66%) IT Security Analyst
9 53 (5.66%) Security Manager
10 48 (5.13%) Security Architect
11 40 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
12 32 (3.42%) Network Analyst
12 32 (3.42%) Senior Security Analyst
13 31 (3.31%) Information Analyst
14 30 (3.21%) Information Security Analyst
15 26 (2.78%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.63%) Regular Expression
2 19 (2.03%) REST
3 14 (1.50%) OAuth
3 14 (1.50%) SAML
4 11 (1.18%) Middleware
5 8 (0.85%) .NET
6 7 (0.75%) Application Packaging
7 6 (0.64%) HTML
7 6 (0.64%) CSS
8 5 (0.53%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.43%) HTML5
9 4 (0.43%) ODBC
9 4 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (0.43%) CSS3
10 3 (0.32%) Lucene
11 2 (0.21%) JSP
11 2 (0.21%) SOAP
12 1 (0.11%) SailPoint
12 1 (0.11%) Web Services
12 1 (0.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 159 (16.99%) Management Information System
2 88 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (9.08%) Computer Science
4 25 (2.67%) Hedge funds
5 21 (2.24%) Cryptography
5 21 (2.24%) SCADA
5 21 (2.24%) Open Source
6 17 (1.82%) Visualisation
7 16 (1.71%) PKI
8 12 (1.28%) Fat Client
8 12 (1.28%) Thin Client
9 10 (1.07%) CESG
10 9 (0.96%) BYOD
10 9 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 9 (0.96%) FMCG
11 8 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (0.75%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.75%) Clustering
12 7 (0.75%) SecurID
13 6 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 290 (30.98%) Windows
2 178 (19.02%) Linux
3 129 (13.78%) UNIX
4 16 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (1.71%) Solaris
5 14 (1.50%) CentOS
6 12 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.53%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.43%) AIX
10 3 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.21%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.11%) zOS
12 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (38.03%) Information Security
2 209 (22.33%) Cyber Security
3 127 (13.57%) ITIL
4 118 (12.61%) Incident Management
5 97 (10.36%) Penetration Testing
6 90 (9.62%) Security Architecture
7 86 (9.19%) Vulnerability Management
8 85 (9.08%) Security Management
8 85 (9.08%) Kalman Filter
9 76 (8.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 74 (7.91%) Analytics
11 62 (6.62%) Project Management
12 57 (6.09%) Risk Management
13 55 (5.88%) Malware Analysis
14 52 (5.56%) Security Testing
14 52 (5.56%) Identity Management
15 45 (4.81%) PRINCE2
16 38 (4.06%) Service Delivery
17 36 (3.85%) Change Management
18 35 (3.74%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 116 (12.39%) SQL
2 62 (6.62%) PowerShell
3 60 (6.41%) Perl
4 40 (4.27%) Python
5 25 (2.67%) Java
6 24 (2.56%) C
7 22 (2.35%) Ruby
8 21 (2.24%) Bash Shell
9 14 (1.50%) PHP
9 14 (1.50%) Shell Script
10 7 (0.75%) C++
11 6 (0.64%) C#
12 5 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.53%) VBScript
13 2 (0.21%) R
14 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 278 (29.70%) CISSP
2 179 (19.12%) Security Cleared
3 140 (14.96%) Degree
4 138 (14.74%) SC Cleared
5 107 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
6 91 (9.72%) CEH
7 89 (9.51%) CISM
8 86 (9.19%) GIAC
9 72 (7.69%) DV Cleared
10 61 (6.52%) CCNA
11 58 (6.20%) CCNP
12 46 (4.91%) CISA
13 43 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 43 (4.59%) GCIA
14 40 (4.27%) GCIH
15 34 (3.63%) CHFI
16 32 (3.42%) CCSA
17 27 (2.88%) SSCP
17 27 (2.88%) MCP
18 26 (2.78%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (16.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 138 (14.74%) PCI DSS
3 45 (4.81%) SLA
4 23 (2.46%) COBIT
5 22 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 10 (1.07%) GPG13
8 9 (0.96%) HIPAA
9 6 (0.64%) FISMA
10 4 (0.43%) QA
10 4 (0.43%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.11%) COSO
System Software
1 110 (11.75%) Snort
2 85 (9.08%) Active Directory
3 41 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.18%) vSphere
5 8 (0.85%) XenApp
6 5 (0.53%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.43%) Docker
8 3 (0.32%) KVM
8 3 (0.32%) XenServer
9 2 (0.21%) vCloud
9 2 (0.21%) pfSense
10 1 (0.11%) ACF2
10 1 (0.11%) RACF
Systems Management
1 34 (3.63%) Nessus
2 15 (1.60%) Tivoli
3 10 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (0.85%) OpenView
5 7 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.75%) Puppet
6 5 (0.53%) Hyperic
7 4 (0.43%) Nmap
7 4 (0.43%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.32%) logstash
8 3 (0.32%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.32%) SCCM
8 3 (0.32%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.21%) OSSEC
10 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.11%) DatAdvantage
10 1 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 179 (19.12%) Cisco
2 150 (16.03%) CheckPoint
3 100 (10.68%) ArcSight
4 96 (10.26%) Splunk
5 90 (9.62%) Juniper
6 85 (9.08%) McAfee
7 75 (8.01%) Sourcefire
8 67 (7.16%) VMware
9 65 (6.94%) Microsoft
10 57 (6.09%) Citrix
11 51 (5.45%) Fortinet
12 39 (4.17%) Symantec
13 37 (3.95%) F5
13 37 (3.95%) LogRhythm
14 35 (3.74%) HP
15 31 (3.31%) Blue Coat
16 28 (2.99%) Qualys
17 25 (2.67%) Websense
18 24 (2.56%) SAP
19 18 (1.92%) Oracle
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: £130,000 per annum good bonuses and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Car + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus(OTE £50-55K) + 5k car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £70K + Bonus, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown Group
Salary: commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Cornwallis Elt Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £50,000 to £57,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago