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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 531 604 673
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +69
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 381 268 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.33% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 274 206 173
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +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
87669 82411 86081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.05% 81.56% 79.22%
Number of salaries quoted 71362 68465 73145
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
South East +58 151 £48,750 -11.36% 20
London +23 121 £55,000 -2.22% 8
North West +13 35 £60,000 -25.00% 9
East of England -16 25 £52,500 -32.25% 2
West Midlands -24 15 £38,000 +8.57%
South West -26 14 £52,500 +28.04% 4
Yorkshire -27 12 £55,000 -5.17% 4
East Midlands -2 6 £57,256 +154.47% 1
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 322 (40.00%) Information Security
2 316 (39.25%) Firewall
3 245 (30.43%) Windows
4 238 (29.57%) CISSP
5 204 (25.34%) PCI DSS
6 203 (25.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 194 (24.10%) Cyber Security
8 187 (23.23%) Finance
9 169 (20.99%) Security Cleared
10 163 (20.25%) Linux
11 151 (18.76%) SC Cleared
12 140 (17.39%) Degree
13 127 (15.78%) Penetration Testing
14 122 (15.16%) Intrusion Detection
15 117 (14.53%) ArcSight
16 113 (14.04%) ITIL
17 112 (13.91%) CheckPoint
18 111 (13.79%) Management Information System
19 109 (13.54%) Cisco
20 101 (12.55%) TCP/IP
21 99 (12.30%) Microsoft
22 93 (11.55%) Network Security
23 91 (11.30%) CISA
24 90 (11.18%) Security Architecture
25 89 (11.06%) UNIX
25 89 (11.06%) LogRhythm
26 88 (10.93%) CISM
27 85 (10.56%) Sourcefire
28 84 (10.43%) Data Protection
28 84 (10.43%) Analytics

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 22 (2.73%) IIS
2 17 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 7 (0.87%) Apache
4 6 (0.75%) Tomcat
4 6 (0.75%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.37%) CMS
5 3 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.12%) SAS
7 1 (0.12%) GroupWise
Applications
1 47 (5.84%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.86%) MS Office
3 15 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.50%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.37%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.99%) Office 365
2 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.12%) SaaS
3 1 (0.12%) PaaS
3 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 316 (39.25%) Firewall
2 122 (15.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 101 (12.55%) TCP/IP
4 93 (11.55%) Network Security
5 81 (10.06%) Wireshark
6 76 (9.44%) tcpdump
7 71 (8.82%) LAN
8 70 (8.70%) WAN
9 52 (6.46%) DNS
10 46 (5.71%) SSL
11 42 (5.22%) Internet
12 40 (4.97%) VPN
13 37 (4.60%) HTTP
14 27 (3.35%) LDAP
15 23 (2.86%) SMTP
16 22 (2.73%) FTP
16 22 (2.73%) SAN
17 21 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (2.61%) Wireless
18 20 (2.48%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.98%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.12%) Big Data
3 7 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (0.62%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.25%) MySQL
5 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.25%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.25%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.12%) HBase
6 1 (0.12%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.12%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (2.24%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.25%) RequisitePro
2 2 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 187 (23.23%) Finance
2 65 (8.07%) Retail
3 54 (6.71%) Banking
4 34 (4.22%) Games
5 33 (4.10%) Manufacturing
6 29 (3.60%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.99%) Advertising
7 16 (1.99%) Marketing
8 13 (1.61%) Electronics
9 10 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.24%) Legal
10 9 (1.12%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.87%) Law
12 6 (0.75%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.75%) Military
13 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.25%) German Language
14 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.12%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 288 (35.78%) Analyst
2 245 (30.43%) Security Analyst
3 156 (19.38%) Consultant
4 133 (16.52%) Security Consultant
5 116 (14.41%) Security Engineer
6 63 (7.83%) IT Security Analyst
7 60 (7.45%) Security Manager
8 49 (6.09%) Security Operations Analyst
8 49 (6.09%) Operations Analyst
9 48 (5.96%) Architect
10 40 (4.97%) IT Consultant
10 40 (4.97%) IT Security Consultant
11 36 (4.47%) Security Specialist
12 35 (4.35%) Cyber Security Analyst
13 28 (3.48%) Network Engineer
14 27 (3.35%) Security Architect
15 20 (2.48%) Senior Security Consultant
15 20 (2.48%) IT Security Engineer
15 20 (2.48%) Senior Consultant
15 20 (2.48%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.24%) Middleware
2 9 (1.12%) Regular Expression
3 5 (0.62%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 4 (0.50%) .NET
5 3 (0.37%) Web Services
6 2 (0.25%) XML
6 2 (0.25%) XSD
6 2 (0.25%) JMS
6 2 (0.25%) WSH
6 2 (0.25%) WSDL
6 2 (0.25%) Lucene
6 2 (0.25%) Java EE
6 2 (0.25%) SOAP
6 2 (0.25%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.12%) COM
7 1 (0.12%) JSP
7 1 (0.12%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.12%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 111 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 68 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (3.60%) PMI
4 26 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.24%) PKI
5 18 (2.24%) Clustering
6 16 (1.99%) Tandem
7 14 (1.74%) GIS
8 10 (1.24%) Cryptography
8 10 (1.24%) SCADA
9 9 (1.12%) CESG
9 9 (1.12%) Replication
10 7 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (0.87%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.75%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.37%) SecurID
12 3 (0.37%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.25%) Open Source
13 2 (0.25%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 245 (30.43%) Windows
2 163 (20.25%) Linux
3 89 (11.06%) UNIX
4 37 (4.60%) Solaris
5 34 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (4.10%) AIX
7 23 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (1.24%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.99%) CentOS
11 8 (0.99%) FreeBSD
12 5 (0.62%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.50%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.37%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.25%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.25%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (40.00%) Information Security
2 194 (24.10%) Cyber Security
3 127 (15.78%) Penetration Testing
4 113 (14.04%) ITIL
5 90 (11.18%) Security Architecture
6 84 (10.43%) Data Protection
6 84 (10.43%) Analytics
7 80 (9.94%) Project Management
8 76 (9.44%) PRINCE2
9 72 (8.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 68 (8.45%) Incident Management
11 63 (7.83%) Vulnerability Management
12 62 (7.70%) Kalman Filter
13 59 (7.33%) Risk Management
14 56 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
15 52 (6.46%) Security Management
16 46 (5.71%) Ethical Hacking
17 39 (4.84%) Business Development
17 39 (4.84%) Mentoring
18 37 (4.60%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (10.06%) SQL
2 24 (2.98%) Perl
3 20 (2.48%) Python
4 19 (2.36%) Bash Shell
5 17 (2.11%) C
6 14 (1.74%) Ruby
7 12 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 11 (1.37%) Java
9 8 (0.99%) C++
10 6 (0.75%) C#
10 6 (0.75%) PHP
11 5 (0.62%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.50%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 238 (29.57%) CISSP
2 169 (20.99%) Security Cleared
3 151 (18.76%) SC Cleared
4 140 (17.39%) Degree
5 91 (11.30%) CISA
6 88 (10.93%) CISM
7 83 (10.31%) GCIA
8 79 (9.81%) DV Cleared
9 74 (9.19%) Cisco Certification
10 69 (8.57%) GCIH
11 53 (6.58%) CCNP
12 52 (6.46%) GIAC
13 43 (5.34%) CEH
14 36 (4.47%) CCNA
15 30 (3.73%) PMI Certification
16 27 (3.35%) SSCP
16 27 (3.35%) CRISC
17 21 (2.61%) CCSE
18 13 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (25.34%) PCI DSS
2 203 (25.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (2.48%) COBIT
4 16 (1.99%) SLA
5 8 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.75%) HIPAA
6 6 (0.75%) BS7799
7 5 (0.62%) COSO
8 4 (0.50%) GPG13
8 4 (0.50%) QA
9 3 (0.37%) HMG Infosec
10 2 (0.25%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 83 (10.31%) Snort
2 74 (9.19%) Active Directory
3 25 (3.11%) Nmap
3 25 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.87%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.75%) ProxySG
6 4 (0.50%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.37%) XenApp
8 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.25%) vSphere
8 2 (0.25%) SpamAssassin
9 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.12%) UAG
Systems Management
1 43 (5.34%) Nessus
2 24 (2.98%) Norton AntiVirus
3 18 (2.24%) WSUS
4 9 (1.12%) FortiGate
5 8 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (0.87%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.62%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 5 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (0.62%) OpenView
8 4 (0.50%) Opsview
8 4 (0.50%) Nagios
9 3 (0.37%) CiscoWorks
9 3 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.25%) ZENworks
10 2 (0.25%) SCCM
10 2 (0.25%) Cacti
Vendors
1 117 (14.53%) ArcSight
2 112 (13.91%) CheckPoint
3 109 (13.54%) Cisco
4 99 (12.30%) Microsoft
5 89 (11.06%) LogRhythm
6 85 (10.56%) Sourcefire
7 60 (7.45%) McAfee
8 50 (6.21%) Symantec
8 50 (6.21%) Juniper
9 45 (5.59%) F5
9 45 (5.59%) Splunk
10 38 (4.72%) Websense
11 34 (4.22%) VMware
12 31 (3.85%) Blue Coat
13 30 (3.73%) Sophos
14 29 (3.60%) IBM
15 27 (3.35%) Oracle
16 26 (3.23%) Red Hat
17 24 (2.98%) Tripwire
18 23 (2.86%) Citrix
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