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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 533 617 676
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +59
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 383 254 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.32% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 283 196 162
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
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
87586 80521 85840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.10% 81.33% 79.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70768 66761 72917
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +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 2 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 2 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 +57 147 £47,500 -13.63% 20
London +11 129 £53,750 -6.52% 12
North West +5 32 £52,500 -12.50% 8
East of England +7 30 £47,500 +18.75% 1
West Midlands -7 23 £39,000 +11.42% 2
Yorkshire -38 10 £35,000 -39.65% 3
East Midlands -6 4 £57,256 +51.67%
South West -27 4 £48,750 -3.46% 1
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 332 (39.76%) Firewall
2 326 (39.04%) Information Security
3 261 (31.26%) Windows
4 244 (29.22%) CISSP
5 218 (26.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 211 (25.27%) PCI DSS
7 205 (24.55%) Finance
7 205 (24.55%) Cyber Security
8 180 (21.56%) Security Cleared
9 163 (19.52%) SC Cleared
10 153 (18.32%) Degree
11 151 (18.08%) Linux
12 136 (16.29%) Penetration Testing
13 133 (15.93%) CheckPoint
14 127 (15.21%) ITIL
15 124 (14.85%) Intrusion Detection
16 119 (14.25%) ArcSight
17 117 (14.01%) Management Information System
18 113 (13.53%) Cisco
19 109 (13.05%) Microsoft
20 101 (12.10%) Network Security
21 95 (11.38%) LogRhythm
22 94 (11.26%) UNIX
23 93 (11.14%) TCP/IP
24 92 (11.02%) CISA
25 91 (10.90%) Data Protection
26 89 (10.66%) Cisco Certification
27 88 (10.54%) Security Architecture
28 87 (10.42%) Sourcefire
28 87 (10.42%) Snort

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 21 (2.51%) IIS
2 18 (2.16%) MS Exchange
3 8 (0.96%) Apache
4 6 (0.72%) Tomcat
4 6 (0.72%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.36%) CMS
5 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.24%) 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%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 53 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.87%) MS Office
3 15 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.48%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Sentinel
1 4 (0.48%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.96%) Office 365
2 3 (0.36%) SaaS
3 2 (0.24%) PaaS
3 2 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 332 (39.76%) Firewall
2 124 (14.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 101 (12.10%) Network Security
4 93 (11.14%) TCP/IP
5 76 (9.10%) Wireshark
6 68 (8.14%) tcpdump
7 66 (7.90%) LAN
7 66 (7.90%) WAN
8 49 (5.87%) VPN
9 48 (5.75%) Internet
10 43 (5.15%) DNS
11 41 (4.91%) SSL
12 31 (3.71%) HTTP
13 20 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (2.28%) LDAP
14 19 (2.28%) SAN
15 18 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
16 17 (2.04%) Reverse Proxy
16 17 (2.04%) IPsec
17 16 (1.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (3.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (0.60%) Big Data
4 3 (0.36%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.24%) MySQL
5 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.12%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.12%) HBase
6 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.12%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (2.40%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.24%) RequisitePro
2 2 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 205 (24.55%) Finance
2 64 (7.66%) Retail
3 54 (6.47%) Banking
4 31 (3.71%) Games
5 30 (3.59%) Manufacturing
6 28 (3.35%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.92%) Advertising
8 15 (1.80%) Marketing
9 12 (1.44%) Electronics
10 11 (1.32%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (1.20%) Law
11 10 (1.20%) Legal
12 6 (0.72%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.60%) Military
14 1 (0.12%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.12%) French Language
14 1 (0.12%) German Language
14 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 301 (36.05%) Analyst
2 263 (31.50%) Security Analyst
3 156 (18.68%) Consultant
4 136 (16.29%) Security Engineer
5 132 (15.81%) Security Consultant
6 73 (8.74%) IT Security Analyst
7 57 (6.83%) Security Operations Analyst
7 57 (6.83%) Operations Analyst
8 55 (6.59%) Security Manager
9 49 (5.87%) Architect
10 43 (5.15%) Security Specialist
11 40 (4.79%) IT Security Consultant
11 40 (4.79%) IT Consultant
12 36 (4.31%) Cyber Security Analyst
13 31 (3.71%) Network Engineer
14 26 (3.11%) IT Security Engineer
15 24 (2.87%) Security Architect
16 23 (2.75%) Network Security Engineer
17 22 (2.63%) Information Security Consultant
18 21 (2.51%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.92%) Middleware
2 7 (0.84%) .NET
2 7 (0.84%) Regular Expression
3 5 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 3 (0.36%) Web Services
5 2 (0.24%) XML
5 2 (0.24%) XSD
5 2 (0.24%) JMS
5 2 (0.24%) WSH
5 2 (0.24%) WSDL
5 2 (0.24%) Lucene
5 2 (0.24%) Java EE
5 2 (0.24%) SOAP
5 2 (0.24%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.12%) COM
6 1 (0.12%) JSP
6 1 (0.12%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 117 (14.01%) Management Information System
2 82 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.95%) PMI
4 28 (3.35%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.16%) PKI
6 16 (1.92%) Clustering
7 11 (1.32%) Tandem
8 9 (1.08%) SCADA
8 9 (1.08%) GIS
9 8 (0.96%) Cryptography
9 8 (0.96%) Replication
10 7 (0.84%) CESG
10 7 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (0.72%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.60%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.36%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.36%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.24%) Open Source
14 2 (0.24%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.24%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 261 (31.26%) Windows
2 151 (18.08%) Linux
3 94 (11.26%) UNIX
4 39 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (3.95%) Solaris
6 27 (3.23%) AIX
6 27 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.32%) Windows 7
10 10 (1.20%) FreeBSD
11 6 (0.72%) CentOS
12 5 (0.60%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.48%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.36%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.36%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (39.04%) Information Security
2 205 (24.55%) Cyber Security
3 136 (16.29%) Penetration Testing
4 127 (15.21%) ITIL
5 91 (10.90%) Data Protection
6 88 (10.54%) Security Architecture
7 86 (10.30%) Project Management
8 78 (9.34%) PRINCE2
9 77 (9.22%) Analytics
10 76 (9.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 74 (8.86%) Vulnerability Management
12 66 (7.90%) Security Management
13 61 (7.31%) Risk Management
14 57 (6.83%) Kalman Filter
15 55 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
16 52 (6.23%) Ethical Hacking
16 52 (6.23%) Incident Management
17 44 (5.27%) Business Development
18 41 (4.91%) Problem Management
19 40 (4.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 78 (9.34%) SQL
2 36 (4.31%) Perl
3 19 (2.28%) PowerShell
3 19 (2.28%) Bash Shell
4 18 (2.16%) Python
5 16 (1.92%) Ruby
6 15 (1.80%) Java
7 12 (1.44%) C
8 7 (0.84%) C++
9 6 (0.72%) PHP
10 5 (0.60%) C#
10 5 (0.60%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.48%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.36%) VB
13 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 244 (29.22%) CISSP
2 180 (21.56%) Security Cleared
3 163 (19.52%) SC Cleared
4 153 (18.32%) Degree
5 92 (11.02%) CISA
6 89 (10.66%) Cisco Certification
7 84 (10.06%) CISM
8 81 (9.70%) DV Cleared
9 78 (9.34%) GCIA
10 65 (7.78%) GCIH
11 60 (7.19%) CCNP
12 54 (6.47%) GIAC
13 50 (5.99%) CEH
14 45 (5.39%) CCNA
15 34 (4.07%) PMI Certification
16 30 (3.59%) CCSE
17 29 (3.47%) SSCP
18 25 (2.99%) CRISC
19 12 (1.44%) OSCP
19 12 (1.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 218 (26.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 211 (25.27%) PCI DSS
3 24 (2.87%) COBIT
4 16 (1.92%) SLA
5 7 (0.84%) QA
5 7 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.72%) HIPAA
6 6 (0.72%) BS7799
7 5 (0.60%) COSO
8 4 (0.48%) GPG13
9 3 (0.36%) HMG Infosec
10 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 87 (10.42%) Snort
2 82 (9.82%) Active Directory
3 28 (3.35%) Nmap
4 22 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.96%) XenDesktop
5 8 (0.96%) ProxySG
6 4 (0.48%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.36%) XenApp
8 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.24%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (0.24%) vSphere
9 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.12%) UAG
9 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 50 (5.99%) Nessus
2 34 (4.07%) Norton AntiVirus
3 20 (2.40%) WSUS
4 15 (1.80%) McAfee ePO
5 11 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 8 (0.96%) FortiGate
7 7 (0.84%) Tivoli
8 6 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (0.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 5 (0.60%) OpenView
10 4 (0.48%) Nagios
10 4 (0.48%) SCCM
10 4 (0.48%) Opsview
11 3 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (0.36%) CiscoWorks
12 2 (0.24%) WMI
12 2 (0.24%) ZENworks
12 2 (0.24%) SCOM
12 2 (0.24%) Cacti
12 2 (0.24%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 133 (15.93%) CheckPoint
2 119 (14.25%) ArcSight
3 113 (13.53%) Cisco
4 109 (13.05%) Microsoft
5 95 (11.38%) LogRhythm
6 87 (10.42%) Sourcefire
7 79 (9.46%) McAfee
8 71 (8.50%) Symantec
9 64 (7.66%) Juniper
10 54 (6.47%) Websense
11 51 (6.11%) Blue Coat
11 51 (6.11%) Splunk
12 48 (5.75%) F5
13 33 (3.95%) Sophos
14 31 (3.71%) IBM
15 29 (3.47%) VMware
16 28 (3.35%) Red Hat
17 27 (3.23%) Tripwire
17 27 (3.23%) Oracle
18 25 (2.99%) Qualys
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Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum £40K + BENEFITS
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 15% bonus, and pension
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: Competitive + excellent staff benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £20K OTE + Car + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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Hampshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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