The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.46% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 234 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 76.19% 80.41% 75.36%
Number of salaries quoted 154 216 285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SIEM
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Ipswich

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Identity Management
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) Asset Management
3 8 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Clustering
3 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) NAS
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) IIS
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 8 (72.73%) SAN
3 8 (72.73%) Middleware
3 8 (72.73%) Benchmarking
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) WSH
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) COM

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 8 (72.73%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) NAS
3 8 (72.73%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Architect
2 9 (81.82%) Security Architect
3 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Security Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) WSH
3 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Identity Management
2 8 (72.73%) Asset Management
2 8 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
2 8 (72.73%) Benchmarking
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix