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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 395 507 618
Rank change year-on-year
+112 +111
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 663 430 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.39% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.47% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 508 344 173
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £64,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
86493 90555 82424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.76% 82.78% 81.10%
Number of salaries quoted 71660 73517 68040
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 August 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 August 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 +125 293 £60,000 +14.28% 19
South East +22 169 £50,000 +11.11% 38
West Midlands +24 57 £40,000 -5.88% 10
South West +20 34 £43,000 -33.84% 13
Yorkshire +17 33 £45,000 +28.57% 4
East Midlands +31 30 £40,000 -5.05% 10
North West -4 23 £33,750 -3.57% 15
East of England +11 21 £42,500 -5.55% 8
North East - 1 - - 1
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 530 (46.45%) Firewall
2 515 (45.14%) Information Security
3 331 (29.01%) Windows
4 324 (28.40%) CISSP
5 265 (23.23%) Finance
6 250 (21.91%) Cyber Security
7 232 (20.33%) TCP/IP
7 232 (20.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 227 (19.89%) Network Security
9 211 (18.49%) Management Information System
10 208 (18.23%) Linux
11 207 (18.14%) Cisco
12 193 (16.91%) Security Cleared
13 176 (15.43%) Intrusion Detection
14 170 (14.90%) PCI DSS
15 168 (14.72%) Penetration Testing
16 167 (14.64%) Incident Management
17 166 (14.55%) UNIX
18 163 (14.29%) ITIL
19 162 (14.20%) Degree
20 135 (11.83%) SC Cleared
21 134 (11.74%) CheckPoint
22 130 (11.39%) Vulnerability Management
23 129 (11.31%) ArcSight
23 129 (11.31%) Kalman Filter
23 129 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
24 126 (11.04%) CISM
25 124 (10.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
26 122 (10.69%) McAfee
26 122 (10.69%) WAN

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 22 (1.93%) Apache
2 20 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (0.96%) IIS
5 9 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (0.79%) Lync
6 7 (0.61%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.53%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.53%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.44%) SAS
9 4 (0.35%) CMS
9 4 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.26%) JBoss
10 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.26%) Confluence
11 2 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.088%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.088%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.088%) nginx
12 1 (0.088%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 61 (5.35%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.40%) MS Office
3 12 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.18%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.26%) Summit
4 2 (0.18%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.18%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 38 (3.33%) SaaS
2 20 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.61%) IaaS
3 7 (0.61%) PaaS
4 6 (0.53%) Office 365
5 4 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 530 (46.45%) Firewall
2 232 (20.33%) TCP/IP
3 227 (19.89%) Network Security
4 176 (15.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 122 (10.69%) WAN
6 117 (10.25%) LAN
7 114 (9.99%) Internet
8 76 (6.66%) HTTP
9 73 (6.40%) VPN
9 73 (6.40%) DNS
10 70 (6.13%) Wireless
11 67 (5.87%) Wireshark
12 57 (5.00%) SMTP
13 49 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
14 45 (3.94%) LDAP
15 39 (3.42%) SSL
16 33 (2.89%) tcpdump
17 29 (2.54%) FTP
18 26 (2.28%) DHCP
19 23 (2.02%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (6.13%) SQL Server
2 54 (4.73%) Big Data
3 25 (2.19%) NoSQL
4 19 (1.67%) MySQL
5 14 (1.23%) Data Mining
6 8 (0.70%) Hadoop
7 7 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (0.44%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.35%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.35%) DB2
10 3 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.26%) Redis
10 3 (0.26%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.088%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.088%) HBase
12 1 (0.088%) Impala
Development Applications
1 8 (0.70%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.44%) Subversion
3 3 (0.26%) JIRA
3 3 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.18%) Ant
4 2 (0.18%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.088%) JUnit
5 1 (0.088%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.088%) Yeoman
5 1 (0.088%) Sublime Text
General
1 265 (23.23%) Finance
2 72 (6.31%) Banking
3 61 (5.35%) Telecoms
4 34 (2.98%) Legal
5 26 (2.28%) Law
6 19 (1.67%) Marketing
7 18 (1.58%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.14%) Electronics
8 13 (1.14%) Retail
9 12 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.96%) Back Office
11 10 (0.88%) Advertising
12 5 (0.44%) Military
13 4 (0.35%) Games
14 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.18%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.088%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.088%) French Language
16 1 (0.088%) German Language
Job Titles
1 393 (34.44%) Analyst
2 307 (26.91%) Security Analyst
3 189 (16.56%) Security Engineer
4 125 (10.96%) Consultant
5 89 (7.80%) Operations Analyst
6 87 (7.62%) Architect
7 86 (7.54%) Security Operations Analyst
8 83 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
9 78 (6.84%) Security Consultant
10 73 (6.40%) Security Specialist
11 68 (5.96%) Network Engineer
12 66 (5.78%) Security Architect
13 63 (5.52%) Senior Security Analyst
14 62 (5.43%) Security Manager
15 48 (4.21%) IT Security Analyst
16 38 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
17 35 (3.07%) Systems Engineer
18 31 (2.72%) Network Analyst
19 30 (2.63%) Information Security Manager
19 30 (2.63%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (1.93%) Regular Expression
2 21 (1.84%) Web Services
3 19 (1.67%) Middleware
4 11 (0.96%) REST
5 10 (0.88%) SAML
5 10 (0.88%) ZeroMQ
5 10 (0.88%) OAuth
6 9 (0.79%) .NET
7 7 (0.61%) SOAP
8 5 (0.44%) Application Packaging
9 4 (0.35%) CSS
9 4 (0.35%) XML
9 4 (0.35%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.26%) ODBC
10 3 (0.26%) WSDL
10 3 (0.26%) HTML
10 3 (0.26%) jQuery
10 3 (0.26%) OpenID
11 2 (0.18%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (0.088%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 211 (18.49%) Management Information System
2 129 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (7.10%) Computer Science
4 49 (4.29%) Data Centre
5 45 (3.94%) PKI
6 33 (2.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 28 (2.45%) Cybercrime
8 27 (2.37%) Visualisation
8 27 (2.37%) Cryptography
9 22 (1.93%) Hedge funds
10 16 (1.40%) Data Protection Act
11 15 (1.31%) CESG
12 13 (1.14%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.79%) Client/Server
13 9 (0.79%) FMCG
14 8 (0.70%) Blog
14 8 (0.70%) SCADA
14 8 (0.70%) Private Cloud
15 7 (0.61%) DTV
15 7 (0.61%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 331 (29.01%) Windows
2 208 (18.23%) Linux
3 166 (14.55%) UNIX
4 27 (2.37%) Solaris
5 20 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (1.23%) CentOS
7 13 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (0.96%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.88%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.53%) MVS
10 6 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.53%) Windows 2000
10 6 (0.53%) Windows NT
11 4 (0.35%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.26%) AIX
13 2 (0.18%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.088%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (45.14%) Information Security
2 250 (21.91%) Cyber Security
3 168 (14.72%) Penetration Testing
4 167 (14.64%) Incident Management
5 163 (14.29%) ITIL
6 130 (11.39%) Vulnerability Management
7 129 (11.31%) Kalman Filter
8 124 (10.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 115 (10.08%) Analytics
10 108 (9.47%) Security Architecture
11 99 (8.68%) Malware Analysis
12 96 (8.41%) Security Management
13 87 (7.62%) Project Management
14 78 (6.84%) Risk Management
15 64 (5.61%) Risk Assessment
16 60 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
17 55 (4.82%) Data Security
17 55 (4.82%) Reverse Engineering
18 50 (4.38%) Service Delivery
19 46 (4.03%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (10.34%) SQL
2 74 (6.49%) Perl
3 67 (5.87%) PowerShell
4 66 (5.78%) Python
5 43 (3.77%) Java
6 36 (3.16%) C
7 33 (2.89%) Ruby
8 20 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 14 (1.23%) PHP
10 8 (0.70%) JavaScript
11 6 (0.53%) VBScript
11 6 (0.53%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.35%) C++
12 4 (0.35%) R
12 4 (0.35%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.26%) C#
14 2 (0.18%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.088%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 324 (28.40%) CISSP
2 193 (16.91%) Security Cleared
3 162 (14.20%) Degree
4 135 (11.83%) SC Cleared
5 126 (11.04%) CISM
6 115 (10.08%) CEH
7 104 (9.11%) Cisco Certification
8 85 (7.45%) CISA
9 76 (6.66%) DV Cleared
10 68 (5.96%) GIAC
10 68 (5.96%) CCNA
11 58 (5.08%) CCNP
12 53 (4.65%) GCIH
13 51 (4.47%) GCIA
14 35 (3.07%) SSCP
15 33 (2.89%) CRISC
16 31 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
17 29 (2.54%) CCSA
18 26 (2.28%) CCSE
19 23 (2.02%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (20.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 170 (14.90%) PCI DSS
3 45 (3.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 32 (2.80%) SLA
5 28 (2.45%) COBIT
6 18 (1.58%) HIPAA
7 8 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 6 (0.53%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.53%) FISMA
9 4 (0.35%) GPG13
9 4 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 94 (8.24%) Active Directory
2 88 (7.71%) Snort
3 42 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.67%) vSphere
5 8 (0.70%) XenApp
6 7 (0.61%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.53%) KVM
8 5 (0.44%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.26%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.26%) vCloud
10 2 (0.18%) pfSense
11 1 (0.088%) ACF2
11 1 (0.088%) Docker
11 1 (0.088%) XenServer
11 1 (0.088%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.088%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.088%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.088%) RACF
11 1 (0.088%) Postfix
11 1 (0.088%) Squid
Systems Management
1 49 (4.29%) Nessus
2 31 (2.72%) McAfee ePO
3 10 (0.88%) Puppet
4 7 (0.61%) OpenView
5 6 (0.53%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.53%) Nmap
5 6 (0.53%) SCCM
6 5 (0.44%) WSUS
6 5 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.44%) ArcSight ESM
7 4 (0.35%) Hyperic
7 4 (0.35%) HP SIM
8 3 (0.26%) OSSEC
8 3 (0.26%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.26%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.26%) Rsyslog
8 3 (0.26%) Ansible
9 2 (0.18%) logstash
9 2 (0.18%) Kibana
9 2 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 207 (18.14%) Cisco
2 134 (11.74%) CheckPoint
3 129 (11.31%) ArcSight
4 122 (10.69%) McAfee
5 106 (9.29%) Microsoft
5 106 (9.29%) Splunk
6 90 (7.89%) Juniper
7 74 (6.49%) Fortinet
8 73 (6.40%) F5
9 68 (5.96%) Sourcefire
10 62 (5.43%) VMware
11 52 (4.56%) HP
11 52 (4.56%) LogRhythm
12 48 (4.21%) Citrix
13 44 (3.86%) Symantec
14 38 (3.33%) Qualys
15 31 (2.72%) SAP
16 28 (2.45%) Websense
17 25 (2.19%) LogLogic
18 24 (2.10%) SolarWinds
Aldershot, Hampshire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £61,323 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spencer Rose
Salary: £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Daresbury, Warrington
Elevate Direct
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum On-call allowance, overtime, and ben
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + + Package & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Package & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago