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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 81 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 13 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.37% 0.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 0
Average salary £55,000 £34,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
772 1021 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.26% 84.17% 76.68%
Number of salaries quoted 694 805 721
Average salary £44,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Chatham - 3 £45,000 -
Sevenoaks - 3 £52,000 - 1
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) Incident Management
3 11 (52.38%) Information Security
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 8 (38.10%) CISSP
4 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (38.10%) PCI DSS
5 7 (33.33%) Network Security
5 7 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 7 (33.33%) LAN
5 7 (33.33%) WAN
5 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco
5 7 (33.33%) Advertising
5 7 (33.33%) VMware
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) Security Management
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) Splunk
7 5 (23.81%) Cyber Security
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (23.81%) Data Security
7 5 (23.81%) CISM
8 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
8 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
8 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Degree

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 3 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) Network Security
2 7 (33.33%) LAN
2 7 (33.33%) WAN
2 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (14.29%) Broadband
4 3 (14.29%) SAN
4 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) Redis
General
1 7 (33.33%) Advertising
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Legal
5 1 (4.76%) French Language
5 1 (4.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Operations Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) IT Security Officer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Officer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.76%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Incident Management
2 11 (52.38%) Information Security
3 7 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (28.57%) Security Management
5 5 (23.81%) Data Security
5 5 (23.81%) Cyber Security
6 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
7 3 (14.29%) DevOps
7 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Operations Management
7 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) Service Management
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) CISSP
2 5 (23.81%) CISM
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) CCSA
5 2 (9.52%) CCSE
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.52%) MCSE
5 2 (9.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (38.10%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HAProxy
2 2 (9.52%) Nessus
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco
1 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Splunk
3 3 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) Avaya
4 2 (9.52%) Websense
4 2 (9.52%) LogRhythm
5 1 (4.76%) Palantir
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
Sevenoaks, Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago