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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 445 525 568
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +43
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 490 431 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.39% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.47% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 339 335 243
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
83632 91284 81559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.95% 82.72% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 68760 74899 67823
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +1 186 £60,000 +5.26% 26
South East +40 155 £55,000 +22.22% 66
West Midlands +28 38 £40,000 -3.39% 4
South West +19 32 £45,500 -30.00% 11
East of England +31 20 £47,500 +23.37% 5
Yorkshire 0 19 £45,000 +40.62% 1
North West -4 17 £47,500 +35.71% 4
East Midlands +7 14 £45,000 +66.66% 1
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 435 (45.69%) Firewall
2 367 (38.55%) Information Security
3 305 (32.04%) Windows
4 300 (31.51%) CISSP
5 227 (23.84%) Network Security
6 220 (23.11%) Cyber Security
7 195 (20.48%) Finance
8 191 (20.06%) TCP/IP
9 190 (19.96%) Linux
10 183 (19.22%) Cisco
11 175 (18.38%) Management Information System
12 169 (17.75%) Security Cleared
13 167 (17.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 148 (15.55%) CheckPoint
15 146 (15.34%) ITIL
16 145 (15.23%) Intrusion Detection
17 144 (15.13%) PCI DSS
18 142 (14.92%) UNIX
19 137 (14.39%) Degree
20 127 (13.34%) Incident Management
21 126 (13.24%) SC Cleared
22 115 (12.08%) SQL
23 110 (11.55%) WAN
24 109 (11.45%) Penetration Testing
25 107 (11.24%) Snort
26 106 (11.13%) Cisco Certification
27 100 (10.50%) CEH
28 98 (10.29%) Security Architecture
29 96 (10.08%) CISM
30 95 (9.98%) McAfee

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 19 (2.00%) Apache
2 13 (1.37%) IIS
3 10 (1.05%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (0.53%) Lync
4 5 (0.53%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.53%) CMS
5 4 (0.42%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.42%) JBoss
5 4 (0.42%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.11%) nginx
8 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.11%) SAS
8 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 49 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.26%) MS Office
3 11 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.21%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.68%) SaaS
2 12 (1.26%) PaaS
2 12 (1.26%) IaaS
3 11 (1.16%) Office 365
4 6 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 435 (45.69%) Firewall
2 227 (23.84%) Network Security
3 191 (20.06%) TCP/IP
4 145 (15.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 110 (11.55%) WAN
6 92 (9.66%) LAN
7 79 (8.30%) Internet
8 75 (7.88%) HTTP
9 69 (7.25%) DNS
10 66 (6.93%) Wireshark
11 58 (6.09%) Wireless
12 55 (5.78%) SMTP
13 47 (4.94%) VPN
14 46 (4.83%) Cisco ASA
15 39 (4.10%) SSL
15 39 (4.10%) LDAP
16 32 (3.36%) tcpdump
17 31 (3.26%) MPLS
18 30 (3.15%) DHCP
19 27 (2.84%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 46 (4.83%) Big Data
3 21 (2.21%) MySQL
4 15 (1.58%) Data Mining
5 12 (1.26%) NoSQL
6 9 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (0.84%) Hadoop
7 8 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.63%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.53%) Apache Hive
10 5 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.53%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.42%) DB2
11 4 (0.42%) HBase
11 4 (0.42%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.42%) Impala
12 3 (0.32%) Redis
12 3 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (0.42%) Git (software)
1 4 (0.42%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.32%) JUnit
3 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.21%) Ant
3 2 (0.21%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.21%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.11%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.11%) Sublime Text
4 1 (0.11%) Subversion
General
1 195 (20.48%) Finance
2 45 (4.73%) Banking
3 40 (4.20%) Telecoms
4 33 (3.47%) Financial Institution
5 25 (2.63%) Legal
6 24 (2.52%) Law
7 17 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.26%) Advertising
8 12 (1.26%) Marketing
8 12 (1.26%) Retail
9 8 (0.84%) Electronics
9 8 (0.84%) Games
10 6 (0.63%) Military
11 2 (0.21%) Back Office
12 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.11%) French Language
12 1 (0.11%) German Language
12 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 343 (36.03%) Analyst
2 262 (27.52%) Security Analyst
3 168 (17.65%) Security Engineer
4 112 (11.76%) Consultant
5 67 (7.04%) Operations Analyst
5 67 (7.04%) Security Operations Analyst
6 66 (6.93%) Security Specialist
6 66 (6.93%) Architect
6 66 (6.93%) Security Consultant
7 62 (6.51%) Network Engineer
8 53 (5.57%) Network Security Engineer
8 53 (5.57%) Security Manager
9 51 (5.36%) Security Architect
9 51 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
10 48 (5.04%) IT Security Analyst
11 36 (3.78%) Senior Security Analyst
12 33 (3.47%) Network Analyst
13 29 (3.05%) Information Analyst
14 28 (2.94%) Information Security Analyst
15 27 (2.84%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (2.84%) Regular Expression
2 18 (1.89%) REST
3 12 (1.26%) SAML
3 12 (1.26%) OAuth
4 11 (1.16%) Middleware
5 8 (0.84%) .NET
6 7 (0.74%) AngularJS
7 6 (0.63%) CSS
7 6 (0.63%) HTML
8 5 (0.53%) Application Packaging
8 5 (0.53%) SOAP
9 4 (0.42%) Web Services
9 4 (0.42%) ZeroMQ
9 4 (0.42%) CSS3
9 4 (0.42%) HTML5
9 4 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (0.32%) jQuery
10 3 (0.32%) ODBC
11 2 (0.21%) XML
11 2 (0.21%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 175 (18.38%) Management Information System
2 87 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (8.72%) Computer Science
4 42 (4.41%) Data Centre
5 32 (3.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 23 (2.42%) Cryptography
7 22 (2.31%) PKI
7 22 (2.31%) Hedge funds
8 17 (1.79%) SCADA
9 16 (1.68%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.26%) Thin Client
10 12 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
10 12 (1.26%) Fat Client
10 12 (1.26%) FMCG
10 12 (1.26%) CESG
11 10 (1.05%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.84%) Mobile App
12 8 (0.84%) BYOD
13 7 (0.74%) Cybercrime
13 7 (0.74%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 305 (32.04%) Windows
2 190 (19.96%) Linux
3 142 (14.92%) UNIX
4 20 (2.10%) Solaris
5 19 (2.00%) CentOS
6 16 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.63%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.42%) AIX
13 3 (0.32%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.21%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (38.55%) Information Security
2 220 (23.11%) Cyber Security
3 146 (15.34%) ITIL
4 127 (13.34%) Incident Management
5 109 (11.45%) Penetration Testing
6 98 (10.29%) Security Architecture
7 90 (9.45%) Security Management
8 89 (9.35%) Analytics
8 89 (9.35%) Kalman Filter
9 85 (8.93%) Vulnerability Management
10 80 (8.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 71 (7.46%) Malware Analysis
12 65 (6.83%) Project Management
13 53 (5.57%) Risk Management
14 49 (5.15%) Security Testing
15 48 (5.04%) Identity Management
16 42 (4.41%) PRINCE2
16 42 (4.41%) Service Delivery
17 41 (4.31%) Ethical Hacking
18 40 (4.20%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 115 (12.08%) SQL
2 64 (6.72%) Perl
3 62 (6.51%) PowerShell
4 42 (4.41%) Python
5 34 (3.57%) Java
6 25 (2.63%) C
7 24 (2.52%) Ruby
8 22 (2.31%) Bash Shell
9 15 (1.58%) PHP
10 14 (1.47%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.53%) C++
11 5 (0.53%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.53%) VBScript
12 4 (0.42%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.42%) C#
13 2 (0.21%) R
14 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 300 (31.51%) CISSP
2 169 (17.75%) Security Cleared
3 137 (14.39%) Degree
4 126 (13.24%) SC Cleared
5 106 (11.13%) Cisco Certification
6 100 (10.50%) CEH
7 96 (10.08%) CISM
8 84 (8.82%) GIAC
9 73 (7.67%) DV Cleared
10 66 (6.93%) CCNA
11 59 (6.20%) CISA
12 55 (5.78%) CCNP
13 49 (5.15%) GCIA
14 47 (4.94%) GCIH
15 35 (3.68%) SSCP
16 33 (3.47%) CHFI
16 33 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
16 33 (3.47%) CCSA
17 28 (2.94%) CRISC
18 24 (2.52%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (17.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 144 (15.13%) PCI DSS
3 42 (4.41%) SLA
4 26 (2.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 26 (2.73%) COBIT
5 14 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 12 (1.26%) HIPAA
7 6 (0.63%) GPG13
8 5 (0.53%) FISMA
8 5 (0.53%) QA
9 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) COSO
System Software
1 107 (11.24%) Snort
2 82 (8.61%) Active Directory
3 40 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.37%) vSphere
5 7 (0.74%) XenApp
6 6 (0.63%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.42%) KVM
7 4 (0.42%) Docker
8 3 (0.32%) vCloud
8 3 (0.32%) XenServer
9 2 (0.21%) pfSense
10 1 (0.11%) ACF2
10 1 (0.11%) Postfix
10 1 (0.11%) RACF
10 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (2.42%) Nessus
2 15 (1.58%) McAfee ePO
3 13 (1.37%) Tivoli
4 8 (0.84%) OpenView
4 8 (0.84%) Puppet
5 7 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.53%) Hyperic
6 5 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.42%) SCCM
7 4 (0.42%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.42%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.32%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.32%) OSSEC
9 2 (0.21%) ArcSight ESM
9 2 (0.21%) logstash
10 1 (0.11%) DatAdvantage
10 1 (0.11%) CORE IMPACT
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 183 (19.22%) Cisco
2 148 (15.55%) CheckPoint
3 95 (9.98%) McAfee
3 95 (9.98%) Splunk
4 94 (9.87%) ArcSight
5 82 (8.61%) Juniper
6 80 (8.40%) Microsoft
7 72 (7.56%) Sourcefire
8 62 (6.51%) VMware
9 58 (6.09%) Fortinet
10 56 (5.88%) Citrix
11 45 (4.73%) F5
12 40 (4.20%) HP
13 37 (3.89%) Symantec
14 36 (3.78%) LogRhythm
15 31 (3.26%) SAP
16 26 (2.73%) Blue Coat
17 24 (2.52%) Qualys
18 21 (2.21%) Websense
19 16 (1.68%) Oracle
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + significant on site allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago