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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 104 148 147
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -1
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 31 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.54% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 4
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £30,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
1744 2004 1940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 86.81% 85.17% 83.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1453 1723 1590
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Watford - 8 £36,000 -
St Albans - 5 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £43,750 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £52,500 -
Cheshunt - 1 £55,000 -
SIEM
East of England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 33 (60.00%) CISSP
2 25 (45.45%) SANS
3 24 (43.64%) Security Operations
3 24 (43.64%) Information Security
3 24 (43.64%) CEH
4 23 (41.82%) GIAC
4 23 (41.82%) LogRhythm
5 21 (38.18%) SC Cleared
5 21 (38.18%) Security Cleared
6 20 (36.36%) CISM
6 20 (36.36%) Windows
7 19 (34.55%) Incident Management
8 18 (32.73%) QRadar
8 18 (32.73%) Linux
8 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
8 18 (32.73%) Change Management
9 17 (30.91%) Cybersecurity
10 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
11 15 (27.27%) CCNP
11 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
12 14 (25.45%) CRISC
12 14 (25.45%) Splunk
12 14 (25.45%) LogLogic
12 14 (25.45%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (25.45%) Sourcefire
12 14 (25.45%) CheckPoint
12 14 (25.45%) Cisco
12 14 (25.45%) ITIL
12 14 (25.45%) MCP

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 5 (9.09%) IBM Notes
1 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
2 14 (25.45%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (23.64%) Firewall
3 13 (23.64%) Network Security
4 9 (16.36%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (16.36%) VPN
4 9 (16.36%) Wireshark
5 8 (14.55%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (10.91%) DNS
7 3 (5.45%) SMTP
7 3 (5.45%) SNMP
8 1 (1.82%) LAN
8 1 (1.82%) WAN
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
1 5 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (78.18%) Analyst
2 24 (43.64%) Security Analyst
3 19 (34.55%) SOC Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Network Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Network Security Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Security Operations Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Network Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Network Security Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Network Technical Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Security Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Security Technical Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.45%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Splunk Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Regular Expression
2 2 (3.64%) CSS
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
2 2 (3.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.36%) Private Cloud
4 8 (14.55%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.45%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) Windows
2 18 (32.73%) Linux
3 6 (10.91%) Unix
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Information Security
1 24 (43.64%) Security Operations
2 19 (34.55%) Incident Management
3 18 (32.73%) Change Management
4 17 (30.91%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
6 14 (25.45%) ITIL
7 13 (23.64%) Problem Management
8 11 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 11 (20.00%) Service Management
9 10 (18.18%) Analytics
10 9 (16.36%) Identity Management
10 9 (16.36%) Network Architecture
11 8 (14.55%) Mentoring
12 7 (12.73%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 7 (12.73%) Security Testing
12 7 (12.73%) Two-Factor Authentication
13 6 (10.91%) Risk Assessment
14 5 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
14 5 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) Python
2 6 (10.91%) C
2 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (60.00%) CISSP
2 25 (45.45%) SANS
3 24 (43.64%) CEH
4 23 (41.82%) GIAC
5 21 (38.18%) SC Cleared
5 21 (38.18%) Security Cleared
6 20 (36.36%) CISM
7 15 (27.27%) CCNP
7 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (25.45%) CESG Certified Professional
8 14 (25.45%) CRISC
8 14 (25.45%) MCP
9 9 (16.36%) CCSA
9 9 (16.36%) CCSE
10 6 (10.91%) CCNA
10 6 (10.91%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (10.91%) MCSE
10 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (10.91%) Security+ Certification
11 5 (9.09%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (9.09%) XenApp
1 5 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (32.73%) QRadar
2 10 (18.18%) Nessus
3 6 (10.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (9.09%) RSA Security Analytics
4 5 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (5.45%) Nmap
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) LogRhythm
2 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.45%) AlienVault
3 14 (25.45%) CheckPoint
3 14 (25.45%) Cisco
3 14 (25.45%) LogLogic
3 14 (25.45%) Sourcefire
3 14 (25.45%) Splunk
4 13 (23.64%) ArcSight
5 11 (20.00%) IBM
5 11 (20.00%) Symantec
6 8 (14.55%) Red Hat
7 6 (10.91%) HP
7 6 (10.91%) SolarWinds
8 5 (9.09%) F5
8 5 (9.09%) Forcepoint
8 5 (9.09%) Fortinet
8 5 (9.09%) Intel Security
8 5 (9.09%) Trend Micro
8 5 (9.09%) VMware