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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 32 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.17% 0.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 0.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £77,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
SIEM
Suffolk

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
195 254 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 77.38% 82.47% 74.04%
Number of salaries quoted 160 237 287
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) IIS
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 8 (88.89%) Benchmarking
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Clustering
2 8 (88.89%) Asset Management
2 8 (88.89%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) Load Balancing
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) NAS
3 2 (22.22%) WSH
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) COM
4 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (88.89%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Architect
2 8 (88.89%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (77.78%) Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) WSH
3 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Identity Management
2 8 (88.89%) Asset Management
2 8 (88.89%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) Load Balancing
2 8 (88.89%) Benchmarking
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
1 8 (88.89%) VMware