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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 462 577 567
Rank change year-on-year
+115 -10
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 450 286 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 366 229 254
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
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
81768 78776 82778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.75% 82.36% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 63526 70746
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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
South East -1 146 £55,000 - 27
London +38 139 £52,500 -4.54% 27
West Midlands +17 39 £42,500 -5.55% 10
North West - 34 £47,500 -
Yorkshire +9 33 £40,000 +39.13% 1
South West +11 32 £48,000 +17.07% 5
East of England -7 21 £50,000 -35.48% 3
Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
East Midlands +14 1 - -
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 386 (46.23%) Firewall
2 314 (37.60%) Information Security
3 253 (30.30%) CISSP
4 245 (29.34%) Windows
5 175 (20.96%) Cyber Security
6 167 (20.00%) Linux
6 167 (20.00%) Network Security
7 149 (17.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 147 (17.60%) Cisco
9 141 (16.89%) Security Cleared
10 132 (15.81%) Finance
11 123 (14.73%) CheckPoint
12 122 (14.61%) Intrusion Detection
13 121 (14.49%) SC Cleared
14 120 (14.37%) PCI DSS
15 117 (14.01%) TCP/IP
16 113 (13.53%) Management Information System
17 107 (12.81%) UNIX
18 101 (12.10%) Degree
19 100 (11.98%) Security Architecture
19 100 (11.98%) SQL
20 95 (11.38%) Cisco Certification
21 92 (11.02%) Incident Management
22 90 (10.78%) Penetration Testing
22 90 (10.78%) ITIL
22 90 (10.78%) CISM
23 89 (10.66%) Juniper
24 87 (10.42%) ArcSight
25 84 (10.06%) Microsoft
26 80 (9.58%) GIAC

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 23 (2.75%) IIS
2 12 (1.44%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (0.96%) SharePoint
4 8 (0.96%) Apache
4 8 (0.96%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.24%) CMS
6 2 (0.24%) JBoss
6 2 (0.24%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 40 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.51%) MS Office
3 7 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.08%) SaaS
2 8 (0.96%) PaaS
2 8 (0.96%) IaaS
3 6 (0.72%) Office 365
4 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 386 (46.23%) Firewall
2 167 (20.00%) Network Security
3 122 (14.61%) Intrusion Detection
4 117 (14.01%) TCP/IP
5 76 (9.10%) WAN
6 70 (8.38%) LAN
7 58 (6.95%) DNS
8 54 (6.47%) Wireshark
9 51 (6.11%) SSL
10 47 (5.63%) tcpdump
11 44 (5.27%) Cisco ASA
12 38 (4.55%) HTTP
13 36 (4.31%) DHCP
14 34 (4.07%) Internet
15 33 (3.95%) VPN
16 31 (3.71%) Wireless
17 30 (3.59%) SMTP
17 30 (3.59%) LDAP
18 26 (3.11%) SAN
19 24 (2.87%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.59%) Big Data
3 12 (1.44%) Data Mining
4 10 (1.20%) Hadoop
5 9 (1.08%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.08%) MySQL
6 6 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.60%) Apache Hive
7 5 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.48%) HBase
9 3 (0.36%) Impala
9 3 (0.36%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.24%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.12%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.36%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.24%) JUnit
3 2 (0.24%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.12%) Subversion
General
1 132 (15.81%) Finance
2 58 (6.95%) Banking
3 54 (6.47%) Retail
4 45 (5.39%) Manufacturing
5 40 (4.79%) Games
6 26 (3.11%) Financial Institution
7 25 (2.99%) Telecoms
8 19 (2.28%) Marketing
9 15 (1.80%) Legal
10 13 (1.56%) Law
11 9 (1.08%) Advertising
12 7 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.72%) Military
14 5 (0.60%) Electronics
15 4 (0.48%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.24%) German Language
16 2 (0.24%) Polish Language
17 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.12%) French Language
17 1 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 271 (32.46%) Analyst
2 225 (26.95%) Security Analyst
3 175 (20.96%) Consultant
4 139 (16.65%) Security Engineer
5 135 (16.17%) Security Consultant
6 60 (7.19%) Architect
7 57 (6.83%) Network Engineer
8 48 (5.75%) IT Security Analyst
9 46 (5.51%) Security Manager
9 46 (5.51%) Network Security Engineer
10 45 (5.39%) Operations Analyst
10 45 (5.39%) Security Operations Analyst
11 38 (4.55%) Security Architect
12 34 (4.07%) Security Specialist
13 29 (3.47%) Information Analyst
13 29 (3.47%) Information Security Analyst
14 26 (3.11%) IT Consultant
15 24 (2.87%) IT Security Consultant
16 21 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
17 20 (2.40%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.71%) Regular Expression
2 17 (2.04%) Middleware
3 10 (1.20%) REST
4 7 (0.84%) OAuth
4 7 (0.84%) SAML
5 5 (0.60%) Application Packaging
6 4 (0.48%) .NET
6 4 (0.48%) Lucene
7 3 (0.36%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.36%) CSS3
7 3 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (0.36%) HTML5
7 3 (0.36%) HTML
7 3 (0.36%) CSS
8 2 (0.24%) JSP
8 2 (0.24%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
9 1 (0.12%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.12%) Web Services
9 1 (0.12%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 113 (13.53%) Management Information System
2 65 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 47 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (2.40%) Clustering
5 17 (2.04%) Tandem
5 17 (2.04%) SCADA
5 17 (2.04%) Visualisation
5 17 (2.04%) GIS
6 16 (1.92%) Hedge funds
7 13 (1.56%) Cryptography
7 13 (1.56%) Replication
8 9 (1.08%) Open Source
8 9 (1.08%) Client/Server
9 8 (0.96%) PKI
10 7 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (0.84%) CESG
11 6 (0.72%) Statistics
12 5 (0.60%) Machine to Machine
12 5 (0.60%) Fat Client
12 5 (0.60%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 245 (29.34%) Windows
2 167 (20.00%) Linux
3 107 (12.81%) UNIX
4 22 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.28%) AIX
6 18 (2.16%) Solaris
7 15 (1.80%) CentOS
7 15 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.96%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.60%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (37.60%) Information Security
2 175 (20.96%) Cyber Security
3 100 (11.98%) Security Architecture
4 92 (11.02%) Incident Management
5 90 (10.78%) Penetration Testing
5 90 (10.78%) ITIL
6 78 (9.34%) Vulnerability Management
7 67 (8.02%) Security Management
7 67 (8.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 65 (7.78%) Analytics
9 64 (7.66%) Kalman Filter
9 64 (7.66%) Project Management
10 59 (7.07%) PRINCE2
11 54 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
12 53 (6.35%) Risk Management
13 48 (5.75%) Change Management
14 45 (5.39%) Service Delivery
15 43 (5.15%) Security Testing
16 41 (4.91%) Identity Management
17 31 (3.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 100 (11.98%) SQL
2 25 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 19 (2.28%) Perl
3 19 (2.28%) C
3 19 (2.28%) Python
4 13 (1.56%) Bash Shell
4 13 (1.56%) Shell Script
5 11 (1.32%) Java
6 6 (0.72%) C#
6 6 (0.72%) PHP
7 5 (0.60%) C++
8 4 (0.48%) Ruby
9 2 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 253 (30.30%) CISSP
2 141 (16.89%) Security Cleared
3 121 (14.49%) SC Cleared
4 101 (12.10%) Degree
5 95 (11.38%) Cisco Certification
6 90 (10.78%) CISM
7 80 (9.58%) GIAC
8 58 (6.95%) CCNA
8 58 (6.95%) DV Cleared
9 57 (6.83%) CEH
9 57 (6.83%) GCIA
10 56 (6.71%) CISA
11 55 (6.59%) GCIH
12 52 (6.23%) CCNP
13 43 (5.15%) CRISC
14 37 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
15 29 (3.47%) MCP
16 26 (3.11%) SSCP
16 26 (3.11%) CCSA
17 25 (2.99%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (17.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 120 (14.37%) PCI DSS
3 34 (4.07%) SLA
4 16 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (1.44%) COBIT
6 10 (1.20%) GPG13
7 7 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 4 (0.48%) BS7799
8 4 (0.48%) QA
9 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.12%) COSO
10 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 76 (9.10%) Snort
2 74 (8.86%) Active Directory
3 43 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.84%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.72%) XenApp
5 6 (0.72%) Nmap
5 6 (0.72%) ProxySG
6 5 (0.60%) vSphere
7 3 (0.36%) Docker
7 3 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.24%) XenServer
8 2 (0.24%) KVM
9 1 (0.12%) SpamAssassin
9 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 39 (4.67%) Nessus
2 14 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (1.44%) Tivoli
4 9 (1.08%) FortiGate
4 9 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (0.72%) WSUS
7 5 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.60%) Puppet
8 4 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.36%) logstash
9 3 (0.36%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.24%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 2 (0.24%) CORE IMPACT
10 2 (0.24%) Hyperic
11 1 (0.12%) DatAdvantage
11 1 (0.12%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.12%) OpenView
Vendors
1 147 (17.60%) Cisco
2 123 (14.73%) CheckPoint
3 89 (10.66%) Juniper
4 87 (10.42%) ArcSight
5 84 (10.06%) Microsoft
6 72 (8.62%) Sourcefire
7 67 (8.02%) McAfee
8 65 (7.78%) Splunk
9 60 (7.19%) VMware
10 50 (5.99%) Citrix
11 49 (5.87%) F5
12 44 (5.27%) Fortinet
12 44 (5.27%) LogRhythm
13 35 (4.19%) Blue Coat
14 30 (3.59%) Symantec
15 27 (3.23%) Websense
16 22 (2.63%) Qualys
17 20 (2.40%) HP
18 19 (2.28%) IBM
19 18 (2.16%) Red Hat
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Gym, Pension,Days Out
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Logix Resourcing (Permanent)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £47000 - £52500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago