The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 69 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 25 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.50% 0.85% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 1.05% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 3
Average salary £52,000 £28,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.86% -39.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £27,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,750 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SIEM
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
812 955 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.12% 80.73% 74.64%
Number of salaries quoted 719 796 744
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SIEM
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Kent

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Kent

SIEM
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
Sevenoaks - 10 £53,250 -
Chatham - 6 £55,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £30,000 - 1
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 19 (59.38%) CISSP
1 19 (59.38%) Incident Management
2 18 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (56.25%) Information Security
3 16 (50.00%) Cisco
3 16 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 14 (43.75%) Finance
5 13 (40.63%) Firewall
5 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
5 13 (40.63%) Windows
5 13 (40.63%) PCI DSS
5 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
6 12 (37.50%) ArcSight
6 12 (37.50%) Security Management
7 11 (34.38%) Degree
8 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
9 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
9 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
9 9 (28.13%) LAN
9 9 (28.13%) WAN
9 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
9 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
9 9 (28.13%) Advertising
9 9 (28.13%) VMware
9 9 (28.13%) Splunk
10 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
10 8 (25.00%) Data Security
10 8 (25.00%) Broadband
10 8 (25.00%) SLA

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (9.38%) IIS
1 3 (9.38%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) LAN
2 9 (28.13%) WAN
2 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.00%) Broadband
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (18.75%) Network Security
5 5 (15.63%) Internet
6 3 (9.38%) SAN
6 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Big Data
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Redis
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
3 9 (28.13%) Advertising
4 7 (21.88%) Law
5 1 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Analyst
2 14 (43.75%) Security Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) ArcSight Specialist
5 4 (12.50%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Security Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) IT Operations Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Operations Manager
8 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Information Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Information Security Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Security Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) IVR
3 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Incident Management
2 18 (56.25%) Information Security
3 16 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 12 (37.50%) Security Management
5 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 8 (25.00%) Data Security
6 7 (21.88%) ERP
6 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
6 7 (21.88%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (21.88%) Analytics
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL
8 5 (15.63%) Change Management
8 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
8 5 (15.63%) Supplier Management
8 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
10 3 (9.38%) Project Management
10 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) CISSP
2 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
3 11 (34.38%) Degree
4 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (21.88%) CCSP
5 7 (21.88%) CCNP
5 7 (21.88%) CCNA
5 7 (21.88%) CEH
6 6 (18.75%) CISM
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (12.50%) CCSE
8 4 (12.50%) CHFI
8 4 (12.50%) CCSA
8 4 (12.50%) SSCP
9 2 (6.25%) MCSE
9 2 (6.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (40.63%) PCI DSS
3 8 (25.00%) SLA
4 3 (9.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) XenApp
2 4 (12.50%) vSphere
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
1 3 (9.38%) HP SIM
1 3 (9.38%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.13%) OpenView
2 1 (3.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Cisco
2 12 (37.50%) ArcSight
3 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
3 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) Splunk
4 7 (21.88%) SAP
5 5 (15.63%) TippingPoint
6 4 (12.50%) LogRhythm
6 4 (12.50%) HP
6 4 (12.50%) Citrix
7 3 (9.38%) Websense
7 3 (9.38%) Avaya
8 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago