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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 434 503 619
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +116
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 598 472 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.48% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.57% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 504 379 227
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.24% -3.00%
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
82255 83057 81542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.16% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69160 68835 65687
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 +95 250 £62,500 +19.04% 42
South East -24 133 £60,000 +9.09% 16
North West +31 59 £50,000 +5.26% 5
South West +13 55 £60,000 +26.31% 9
West Midlands -14 41 £45,000 +9.09% 4
East of England +1 28 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Yorkshire +8 27 £42,500 +6.25% 8
East Midlands +12 13 £50,000 - 2
Midlands +12 1 £55,000 -8.33%
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 528 (44.75%) Firewall
2 502 (42.54%) Information Security
3 482 (40.85%) CISSP
4 390 (33.05%) Security Operations
5 302 (25.59%) Cybersecurity
6 290 (24.58%) Network Security
7 279 (23.64%) Windows
8 249 (21.10%) ArcSight
9 246 (20.85%) Security Operations Centre
10 239 (20.25%) Finance
11 233 (19.75%) PCI DSS
12 229 (19.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 226 (19.15%) Vulnerability Management
14 220 (18.64%) Management Information System
14 220 (18.64%) Linux
15 205 (17.37%) Penetration Testing
16 204 (17.29%) Splunk
17 197 (16.69%) Intrusion Detection
18 190 (16.10%) Degree
19 172 (14.58%) TCP/IP
20 167 (14.15%) Unix
21 165 (13.98%) GCIH
22 161 (13.64%) CEH
22 161 (13.64%) Security Cleared
23 158 (13.39%) CISM
24 152 (12.88%) ITIL
25 149 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
26 147 (12.46%) SANS
27 139 (11.78%) Cisco
28 137 (11.61%) GIAC

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 79 (6.69%) IIS
2 15 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (1.10%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.02%) Apache
5 9 (0.76%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.34%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.25%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.17%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.085%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.085%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.085%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.085%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.085%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.085%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.42%) MS Office
3 4 (0.34%) GNU Octave
4 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.51%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.085%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.085%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.46%) SaaS
2 21 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.61%) IaaS
4 14 (1.19%) PaaS
5 10 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.76%) Mimecast
7 7 (0.59%) Office 365
8 1 (0.085%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 528 (44.75%) Firewall
2 290 (24.58%) Network Security
3 197 (16.69%) Intrusion Detection
4 172 (14.58%) TCP/IP
5 109 (9.24%) WAN
6 99 (8.39%) VPN
7 97 (8.22%) LAN
8 86 (7.29%) Wireshark
9 85 (7.20%) Internet
10 66 (5.59%) DNS
11 38 (3.22%) Wireless
12 37 (3.14%) Cisco ASA
13 33 (2.80%) SSL
14 28 (2.37%) HTTP
15 26 (2.20%) DHCP
16 23 (1.95%) tcpdump
17 18 (1.53%) LDAP
18 16 (1.36%) Cisco IOS
18 16 (1.36%) DMZ
18 16 (1.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (4.58%) Big Data
2 48 (4.07%) SQL Server
3 24 (2.03%) NoSQL
4 20 (1.69%) MySQL
5 18 (1.53%) Data Mining
6 10 (0.85%) Hadoop
7 9 (0.76%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.34%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.25%) HBase
11 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.085%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.085%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.085%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.085%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (1.19%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.085%) Hudson
General
1 239 (20.25%) Finance
2 67 (5.68%) Banking
2 67 (5.68%) Law
3 59 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 26 (2.20%) Legal
5 20 (1.69%) Retail
6 16 (1.36%) Military
7 11 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.68%) Marketing
9 7 (0.59%) Advertising
10 5 (0.42%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.34%) Electronics
12 3 (0.25%) Games
12 3 (0.25%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.17%) Back Office
14 1 (0.085%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.085%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 400 (33.90%) Analyst
2 324 (27.46%) Security Analyst
3 186 (15.76%) Security Engineer
4 182 (15.42%) Consultant
5 129 (10.93%) Security Consultant
6 126 (10.68%) SOC Analyst
7 83 (7.03%) Security Manager
8 81 (6.86%) IT Consultant
9 80 (6.78%) IT Security Consultant
10 78 (6.61%) Senior Analyst
11 76 (6.44%) Architect
12 68 (5.76%) Operations Analyst
13 64 (5.42%) Network Engineer
14 59 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
14 59 (5.00%) Security Operations Analyst
15 54 (4.58%) Senior Security Analyst
16 53 (4.49%) IT Analyst
17 52 (4.41%) IT Security Analyst
18 51 (4.32%) SIEM Consultant
19 50 (4.24%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (1.61%) Middleware
2 14 (1.19%) Regular Expression
3 11 (0.93%) Web Services
4 10 (0.85%) ZeroMQ
5 9 (0.76%) CSS
6 5 (0.42%) .NET
6 5 (0.42%) HTML
7 4 (0.34%) HTML5
7 4 (0.34%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 4 (0.34%) XML
8 3 (0.25%) CGI
8 3 (0.25%) CSS3
8 3 (0.25%) jQuery
8 3 (0.25%) Laravel
8 3 (0.25%) REST
8 3 (0.25%) RESTful
9 2 (0.17%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.085%) COM
10 1 (0.085%) Flash
10 1 (0.085%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 246 (20.85%) Security Operations Centre
2 220 (18.64%) Management Information System
3 149 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
4 102 (8.64%) Cyberthreat
5 87 (7.37%) Data Centre
6 72 (6.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 48 (4.07%) Computer Science
8 26 (2.20%) PKI
9 21 (1.78%) Client/Server
10 20 (1.69%) Cryptography
11 17 (1.44%) Fat Client
11 17 (1.44%) Thin Client
12 16 (1.36%) Replication
13 13 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
13 13 (1.10%) Digital Media
14 12 (1.02%) Cyber Attack
15 11 (0.93%) Mainframe
15 11 (0.93%) Visualisation
16 7 (0.59%) CESG
16 7 (0.59%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 279 (23.64%) Windows
2 220 (18.64%) Linux
3 167 (14.15%) Unix
4 77 (6.53%) Windows Server
5 31 (2.63%) Solaris
6 25 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (1.78%) Android
7 21 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.93%) CentOS
11 10 (0.85%) FreeBSD
12 8 (0.68%) Windows 2000
13 7 (0.59%) VMS
14 6 (0.51%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.25%) Kali Linux
16 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (42.54%) Information Security
2 390 (33.05%) Security Operations
3 302 (25.59%) Cybersecurity
4 226 (19.15%) Vulnerability Management
5 205 (17.37%) Penetration Testing
6 152 (12.88%) ITIL
7 124 (10.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 116 (9.83%) Security Management
9 114 (9.66%) Kalman Filter
10 107 (9.07%) Incident Management
11 97 (8.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 96 (8.14%) Security Architecture
13 92 (7.80%) Presales
14 90 (7.63%) Analytics
14 90 (7.63%) Risk Assessment
15 81 (6.86%) Project Management
16 80 (6.78%) Malware Analysis
17 79 (6.69%) Ethical Hacking
18 64 (5.42%) Risk Management
19 61 (5.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 90 (7.63%) Python
2 85 (7.20%) SQL
3 63 (5.34%) Perl
4 51 (4.32%) PowerShell
5 43 (3.64%) C
6 33 (2.80%) C#
7 27 (2.29%) C++
8 23 (1.95%) Bash Shell
9 21 (1.78%) Java
10 19 (1.61%) Ruby
11 6 (0.51%) JavaScript
11 6 (0.51%) PHP
11 6 (0.51%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.34%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.34%) R
13 3 (0.25%) VB
14 1 (0.085%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 482 (40.85%) CISSP
2 190 (16.10%) Degree
3 165 (13.98%) GCIH
4 161 (13.64%) CEH
4 161 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 158 (13.39%) CISM
6 147 (12.46%) SANS
7 137 (11.61%) GIAC
8 125 (10.59%) SC Cleared
9 110 (9.32%) GCIA
10 97 (8.22%) CISA
11 89 (7.54%) Cisco Certification
12 55 (4.66%) IISP
13 52 (4.41%) CCNA
14 50 (4.24%) CCNP
15 43 (3.64%) SSCP
16 26 (2.20%) CREST Certified
17 23 (1.95%) GCFA
18 21 (1.78%) CCIE
19 20 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (19.75%) PCI DSS
2 229 (19.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (1.86%) COBIT
3 22 (1.86%) SLA
4 18 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (1.44%) ISO27002
6 15 (1.27%) ISO22301
7 14 (1.19%) ISO27005
8 6 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 5 (0.42%) FISMA
9 5 (0.42%) HMG Infosec
9 5 (0.42%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.085%) GPG13
11 1 (0.085%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.085%) QA
11 1 (0.085%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 85 (7.20%) Active Directory
2 69 (5.85%) Snort
3 63 (5.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (2.63%) vSphere
5 26 (2.20%) XenApp
6 6 (0.51%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.42%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.34%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 4 (0.34%) vCloud
9 3 (0.25%) Postfix
10 2 (0.17%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.17%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.085%) Docker
11 1 (0.085%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.085%) KVM
11 1 (0.085%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.085%) UAG
11 1 (0.085%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.085%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 108 (9.15%) QRadar
2 82 (6.95%) Nessus
3 36 (3.05%) RSA enVision
4 34 (2.88%) Nmap
5 31 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
6 29 (2.46%) EnCase
7 17 (1.44%) RSA Security Analytics
8 12 (1.02%) Endace
9 7 (0.59%) SCCM
10 6 (0.51%) SCOM
11 5 (0.42%) Nexpose
11 5 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.42%) Puppet
12 4 (0.34%) AirWatch
12 4 (0.34%) Ansible
12 4 (0.34%) Juniper STRM
12 4 (0.34%) Nagios
12 4 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.34%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.34%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 249 (21.10%) ArcSight
2 204 (17.29%) Splunk
3 139 (11.78%) Cisco
4 134 (11.36%) McAfee
5 113 (9.58%) LogRhythm
6 109 (9.24%) CheckPoint
7 101 (8.56%) Microsoft
8 78 (6.61%) VMware
9 71 (6.02%) Juniper
10 68 (5.76%) Sourcefire
11 64 (5.42%) Palo Alto
12 55 (4.66%) F5
13 50 (4.24%) Websense
14 49 (4.15%) Qualys
15 48 (4.07%) SolarWinds
16 43 (3.64%) HP
17 39 (3.31%) Citrix
18 37 (3.14%) Fortinet
19 34 (2.88%) NetWitness
20 31 (2.63%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £100000 per annum + Sizeable Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £64,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: £200K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Harris Global
Salary: Very Competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum Great basis plus all benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Great Salary and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Freshtechit
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago