The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 107 136 146
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +10
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 32 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.59% 0.85% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.00% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 2
Median salary £46,250 £37,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £58,000 £38,650
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SIEM
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1687 2093 2096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 83.72% 84.91% 83.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1397 1743 1731
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SIEM
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Hertfordshire region.

SIEM Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SIEM
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hemel Hempstead +29 15 £46,250 -15.90%
Watford +21 6 £36,000 -40.00%
Cheshunt - 6 £55,000 -
St Albans - 2 £42,500 -
SIEM
East of England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 30 (71.43%) CISSP
2 26 (61.90%) CEH
3 25 (59.52%) LogRhythm
3 25 (59.52%) SANS
4 23 (54.76%) SC Cleared
4 23 (54.76%) Security Cleared
4 23 (54.76%) GIAC
5 22 (52.38%) Information Security
5 22 (52.38%) CISM
6 21 (50.00%) Change Management
6 21 (50.00%) Incident Management
7 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
8 16 (38.10%) ITIL
8 16 (38.10%) MCP
8 16 (38.10%) Service Management
8 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
8 16 (38.10%) Problem Management
8 16 (38.10%) AlienVault
8 16 (38.10%) LogLogic
8 16 (38.10%) CRISC
8 16 (38.10%) Security Operations
8 16 (38.10%) CESG Certified Professional
9 15 (35.71%) CCNP
9 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (33.33%) Linux
10 14 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
11 13 (30.95%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (28.57%) Sourcefire
12 12 (28.57%) IBM Notes

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 12 (28.57%) IBM Notes
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (23.81%) Firewall
2 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (21.43%) VPN
4 8 (19.05%) Network Security
5 7 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (14.29%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.38%) LAN
7 1 (2.38%) WAN
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Analyst
2 23 (54.76%) Security Analyst
3 15 (35.71%) SOC Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Network Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Network Security Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Architect
7 3 (7.14%) IT Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Network Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Network Security Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Network Technical Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Security Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Security Technical Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Operational Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 9 (21.43%) Private Cloud
3 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.90%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 6 (14.29%) Unix
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Information Security
2 21 (50.00%) Change Management
2 21 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 16 (38.10%) ITIL
3 16 (38.10%) Problem Management
3 16 (38.10%) Security Operations
3 16 (38.10%) Service Management
4 14 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 13 (30.95%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (21.43%) Identity Management
6 9 (21.43%) Network Architecture
6 9 (21.43%) Risk Management
7 8 (19.05%) Analytics
8 7 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 7 (16.67%) Security Testing
8 7 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 6 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (11.90%) Data Enrichment
10 5 (11.90%) Use Case
11 4 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) C
1 6 (14.29%) Python
1 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (71.43%) CISSP
2 26 (61.90%) CEH
3 25 (59.52%) SANS
4 23 (54.76%) GIAC
4 23 (54.76%) SC Cleared
4 23 (54.76%) Security Cleared
5 22 (52.38%) CISM
6 16 (38.10%) CESG Certified Professional
6 16 (38.10%) CRISC
6 16 (38.10%) MCP
7 15 (35.71%) CCNP
7 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (21.43%) CCSA
8 9 (21.43%) CCSE
9 6 (14.29%) CCNA
9 6 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
9 6 (14.29%) MCSE
9 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (11.90%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.14%) XenApp
1 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (21.43%) QRadar
3 7 (16.67%) Nessus
4 6 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (7.14%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) LogRhythm
2 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (38.10%) AlienVault
3 16 (38.10%) LogLogic
4 12 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 12 (28.57%) Cisco
4 12 (28.57%) Lotus
4 12 (28.57%) Sourcefire
5 9 (21.43%) IBM
5 9 (21.43%) Splunk
5 9 (21.43%) Symantec
6 6 (14.29%) ArcSight
6 6 (14.29%) HP
6 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 6 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.14%) Citrix
7 3 (7.14%) Forcepoint
7 3 (7.14%) Intel
7 3 (7.14%) Intel Security
7 3 (7.14%) Juniper