The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 135 128 154
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +26
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 5 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.22% 0.15% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.20% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 11
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
1847 1506 2161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.44% 75.22% 75.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1175 1702
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2014.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SIEM
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £40,000 -
Watford - 1 £26,500 -
SIEM
East of England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (75.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) ISDN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 3 (37.50%) Compuware
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) OpenView
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) ISA Server
3 3 (37.50%) 802.11
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
3 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (37.50%) COBIT
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) ISDN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) SSL
1 3 (37.50%) 802.11
1 3 (37.50%) MPLS
1 3 (37.50%) OSPF
1 3 (37.50%) BGP
1 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (37.50%) IPsec
1 3 (37.50%) OpenVPN
1 3 (37.50%) HSRP
1 3 (37.50%) VRRP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Information Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) OpenView
1 3 (37.50%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Sun
1 3 (37.50%) Compuware
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
1 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
1 3 (37.50%) ArcSight
1 3 (37.50%) Aruba