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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
UK / England
Rank 323 459 532
Rank change year-on-year
+136 +73
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 708 526 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.90% 0.56% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.64% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 561 431 369
Median salary £56,250 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £38,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,750 £76,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%

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
69474 82049 82909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.16% 87.73% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57643 69032 68875
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +164 349 £65,000 +8.33% 42
West Midlands +82 126 £42,500 - 7
South East +23 107 £52,500 -12.50% 16
South West +25 45 £50,000 +2.56% 12
Yorkshire +33 30 £42,500 -10.52% 6
East of England +19 17 £65,000 +8.33% 1
North West -54 17 £38,750 -22.50% 6
East Midlands +17 13 £45,000 -16.27% 3
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 681 (47.06%) Firewall
2 641 (44.30%) Information Security
3 549 (37.94%) Cybersecurity
4 544 (37.60%) CISSP
5 432 (29.85%) Security Operations
6 429 (29.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 382 (26.40%) Network Security
8 352 (24.33%) Windows
9 345 (23.84%) Finance
10 332 (22.94%) CISM
11 319 (22.05%) Linux
12 293 (20.25%) PCI DSS
13 261 (18.04%) Penetration Testing
14 260 (17.97%) ITIL
15 253 (17.48%) Cisco
16 245 (16.93%) Management Information System
17 244 (16.86%) Vulnerability Management
18 232 (16.03%) Splunk
19 227 (15.69%) Degree
20 222 (15.34%) Security Architecture
21 209 (14.44%) Intrusion Detection
22 207 (14.31%) Active Directory
23 205 (14.17%) Security Operations Centre
24 200 (13.82%) TCP/IP
25 198 (13.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
26 189 (13.06%) Risk Management
26 189 (13.06%) Security Cleared
27 188 (12.99%) CheckPoint
28 186 (12.85%) CEH
29 181 (12.51%) CISA

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 38 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 36 (2.49%) IIS
3 18 (1.24%) SharePoint
4 12 (0.83%) Apache
5 8 (0.55%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.48%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.41%) Confluence
8 5 (0.35%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.28%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.21%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.14%) Drupal
11 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.14%) nginx
11 2 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 59 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.83%) MS Office
3 10 (0.69%) MS Project
3 10 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.069%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.04%) Sentinel
2 13 (0.90%) assyst
3 5 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.069%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.52%) Office 365
4 8 (0.55%) SaaS
5 5 (0.35%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.14%) IaaS
6 2 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.14%) PaaS
7 1 (0.069%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.069%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.069%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.069%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 681 (47.06%) Firewall
2 382 (26.40%) Network Security
3 209 (14.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 200 (13.82%) TCP/IP
5 89 (6.15%) Cisco ASA
6 68 (4.70%) DNS
6 68 (4.70%) VPN
7 62 (4.28%) LAN
8 58 (4.01%) WAN
8 58 (4.01%) Wireless
9 55 (3.80%) HTTP
10 48 (3.32%) Wireshark
11 39 (2.70%) SSL
12 34 (2.35%) LDAP
13 27 (1.87%) MPLS
14 24 (1.66%) Internet
14 24 (1.66%) SMTP
15 23 (1.59%) DHCP
15 23 (1.59%) HTTPS
16 22 (1.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (3.11%) Big Data
2 41 (2.83%) SQL Server
3 13 (0.90%) NoSQL
4 10 (0.69%) MySQL
5 9 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (0.48%) Hadoop
7 6 (0.41%) InfluxDB
7 6 (0.41%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.35%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.14%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.14%) ZAP BI
10 1 (0.069%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.069%) DB2
10 1 (0.069%) HBase
10 1 (0.069%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 10 (0.69%) Burp Suite
2 6 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (0.41%) Fiddler
2 6 (0.41%) JIRA
3 5 (0.35%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.069%) Visual Studio
General
1 345 (23.84%) Finance
2 70 (4.84%) Banking
3 57 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 49 (3.39%) Retail
5 37 (2.56%) Legal
6 32 (2.21%) Law
7 23 (1.59%) Games
8 19 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 18 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (0.90%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.76%) Marketing
12 10 (0.69%) Aerospace
12 10 (0.69%) German Language
13 9 (0.62%) Publishing
14 8 (0.55%) French Language
15 5 (0.35%) Electronics
15 5 (0.35%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.28%) Advertising
16 4 (0.28%) Back Office
16 4 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 506 (34.97%) Analyst
2 393 (27.16%) Security Analyst
3 261 (18.04%) Security Engineer
4 167 (11.54%) Consultant
5 147 (10.16%) SOC Analyst
6 115 (7.95%) Security Consultant
7 112 (7.74%) IT Analyst
7 112 (7.74%) IT Security Analyst
8 100 (6.91%) Security Manager
9 92 (6.36%) Architect
9 92 (6.36%) Senior Analyst
10 87 (6.01%) Security Architect
11 86 (5.94%) Network Security Engineer
12 81 (5.60%) Network Engineer
13 71 (4.91%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 71 (4.91%) Security Specialist
13 71 (4.91%) Senior Security Analyst
14 70 (4.84%) Operations Analyst
15 66 (4.56%) Security Operations Analyst
16 63 (4.35%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (2.63%) Regular Expression
2 28 (1.94%) ELK Stack
3 27 (1.87%) SailPoint
4 25 (1.73%) XML
5 13 (0.90%) Web Services
6 12 (0.83%) PCRE
6 12 (0.83%) Ruby on Rails
7 11 (0.76%) Middleware
7 11 (0.76%) OpenID
7 11 (0.76%) SAML
8 10 (0.69%) ZeroMQ
9 9 (0.62%) .NET
10 8 (0.55%) OAuth2
11 5 (0.35%) HTML
12 4 (0.28%) CSS
12 4 (0.28%) ODBC
13 3 (0.21%) 802.1X
13 3 (0.21%) OAuth
13 3 (0.21%) SPML
13 3 (0.21%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 245 (16.93%) Management Information System
2 205 (14.17%) Security Operations Centre
3 125 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
4 94 (6.50%) Cyberthreat
5 89 (6.15%) Data Centre
6 83 (5.74%) Computer Science
7 73 (5.04%) PKI
8 72 (4.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 60 (4.15%) Cryptography
10 50 (3.46%) Data Protection Act
11 42 (2.90%) CESG
12 37 (2.56%) Cyber Attack
13 32 (2.21%) Cyber Defence
14 16 (1.11%) Mathematics
15 15 (1.04%) Client/Server
15 15 (1.04%) Driving Licence
16 13 (0.90%) Freedom of Information
16 13 (0.90%) Physics
16 13 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
17 11 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 352 (24.33%) Windows
2 319 (22.05%) Linux
3 130 (8.98%) Windows Server
4 98 (6.77%) Unix
5 34 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 34 (2.35%) Mac OS X
6 31 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (1.73%) CentOS
8 24 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.90%) Solaris
11 10 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.55%) AIX
13 7 (0.48%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.35%) Kali Linux
14 5 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.35%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.14%) VMS
17 1 (0.069%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (44.30%) Information Security
2 549 (37.94%) Cybersecurity
3 432 (29.85%) Security Operations
4 261 (18.04%) Penetration Testing
5 260 (17.97%) ITIL
6 244 (16.86%) Vulnerability Management
7 222 (15.34%) Security Architecture
8 198 (13.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 189 (13.06%) Risk Management
10 149 (10.30%) Security Monitoring
11 143 (9.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 135 (9.33%) Incident Management
13 127 (8.78%) Analytics
14 126 (8.71%) Presales
15 124 (8.57%) Identity Access Management
16 115 (7.95%) Data Loss Prevention
17 114 (7.88%) Security Management
18 109 (7.53%) Data Protection
19 102 (7.05%) Kalman Filter
20 95 (6.57%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 130 (8.98%) Python
2 111 (7.67%) SQL
3 71 (4.91%) PowerShell
4 44 (3.04%) Java
5 40 (2.76%) Perl
6 39 (2.70%) Ruby
7 36 (2.49%) C
8 32 (2.21%) Bash Shell
9 20 (1.38%) BeanShell
10 17 (1.17%) PHP
11 14 (0.97%) JavaScript
12 13 (0.90%) Korn
13 11 (0.76%) C++
13 11 (0.76%) Shell Script
14 10 (0.69%) Bourne shell
15 6 (0.41%) VB
16 5 (0.35%) C#
17 4 (0.28%) Objective-C
18 1 (0.069%) MATLAB
18 1 (0.069%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 544 (37.60%) CISSP
2 332 (22.94%) CISM
3 227 (15.69%) Degree
4 189 (13.06%) Security Cleared
5 186 (12.85%) CEH
6 181 (12.51%) CISA
7 160 (11.06%) SANS
8 142 (9.81%) SC Cleared
9 139 (9.61%) GIAC
10 134 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
11 83 (5.74%) CCNP
12 75 (5.18%) CCNA
13 72 (4.98%) DV Cleared
13 72 (4.98%) GCIA
14 69 (4.77%) GCIH
15 56 (3.87%) CREST Certified
16 46 (3.18%) OSCP
17 38 (2.63%) SSCP
18 36 (2.49%) CRISC
19 32 (2.21%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 429 (29.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 293 (20.25%) PCI DSS
3 66 (4.56%) COBIT
4 54 (3.73%) GPG13
5 32 (2.21%) SLA
6 27 (1.87%) ISO27002
7 26 (1.80%) ISO27005
8 25 (1.73%) ISO22301
9 22 (1.52%) QA
10 17 (1.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 8 (0.55%) HIPAA
11 8 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 8 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (0.35%) GDPR
12 5 (0.35%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.069%) JSP 440
System Software
1 207 (14.31%) Active Directory
2 66 (4.56%) Snort
3 44 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (1.38%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.55%) vSphere
6 8 (0.55%) XenApp
7 6 (0.41%) iptables
8 5 (0.35%) Firmware
8 5 (0.35%) HDFS
9 4 (0.28%) Docker
9 4 (0.28%) Terminal Server
9 4 (0.28%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.14%) pfSense
12 1 (0.069%) vCloud
12 1 (0.069%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.069%) Xen
12 1 (0.069%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 119 (8.22%) QRadar
2 93 (6.43%) Nessus
3 41 (2.83%) CSIRT
4 35 (2.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 29 (2.00%) FortiGate
5 29 (2.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 25 (1.73%) Kibana
7 24 (1.66%) SCCM
8 23 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
8 23 (1.59%) RSA enVision
9 22 (1.52%) Nmap
10 20 (1.38%) logstash
11 19 (1.31%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
12 18 (1.24%) WSUS
13 15 (1.04%) RSA Security Analytics
14 10 (0.69%) Endace
15 9 (0.62%) HAProxy
16 8 (0.55%) RSA Archer
17 7 (0.48%) Computer Incident Response Team
17 7 (0.48%) EnCase
Vendors
1 253 (17.48%) Cisco
2 232 (16.03%) Splunk
3 188 (12.99%) CheckPoint
4 163 (11.26%) ArcSight
5 142 (9.81%) LogRhythm
6 141 (9.74%) Palo Alto
7 130 (8.98%) Microsoft
8 109 (7.53%) Juniper
9 93 (6.43%) Intel Security
10 92 (6.36%) Qualys
11 70 (4.84%) IBM
12 58 (4.01%) VMware
13 55 (3.80%) Fortinet
14 52 (3.59%) Cyber-Ark
14 52 (3.59%) FireEye
15 50 (3.46%) AlienVault
16 47 (3.25%) HP
17 44 (3.04%) F5
18 43 (2.97%) Apple
18 43 (2.97%) Sourcefire
Dorking, Surrey
Resource Group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k base and strong package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k base and strong package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k base and strong package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certs
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Certs
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + commission + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Shares
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Various
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago