The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 88 72 97
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 10 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.01% 2.27% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 2.73% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 10
Median salary £45,000 £52,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% +80.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £45,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,750 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.40% +15.55%
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
880 807 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.53% 83.11% 85.15%
Number of salaries quoted 771 718 823
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,650 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Kent

SIEM
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Maidstone - 3 £37,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £40,000 - 2
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Kent region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 12 (70.59%) PCI DSS
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) Information Security
3 10 (58.82%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (58.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 9 (52.94%) Degree
4 9 (52.94%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Windows
5 8 (47.06%) Linux
6 7 (41.18%) LAN
6 7 (41.18%) WAN
6 7 (41.18%) SANS
7 6 (35.29%) Secure Coding
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
7 6 (35.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (35.29%) CREST Certified
7 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco
7 6 (35.29%) VMware
7 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
7 6 (35.29%) Forcepoint
7 6 (35.29%) CEH
7 6 (35.29%) System Testing
7 6 (35.29%) OSCP
7 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (29.41%) Time Management
8 5 (29.41%) LogRhythm

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (11.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) LAN
2 7 (41.18%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security
5 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Big Data
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) IT Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) IT Security Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Security Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) IT Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) IT Security Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Security Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Security Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Malware Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SIEM Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Fat Client
1 4 (23.53%) Thin Client
2 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 3 (17.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Cybersecurity
1 10 (58.82%) Information Security
1 10 (58.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 9 (52.94%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (35.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 6 (35.29%) Secure Coding
3 6 (35.29%) System Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Time Management
5 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) Data Security
6 3 (17.65%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) Security Management
6 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
7 1 (5.88%) Change Management
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Service Management
7 1 (5.88%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) SANS
3 6 (35.29%) CEH
3 6 (35.29%) CREST Certified
3 6 (35.29%) OSCP
4 1 (5.88%) CISM
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) PCI DSS
2 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (11.76%) Nessus
2 2 (11.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (11.76%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
1 6 (35.29%) Forcepoint
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) LogRhythm
3 3 (17.65%) ArcSight
3 3 (17.65%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Tripwire
5 1 (5.88%) AlienVault
5 1 (5.88%) Splunk
Folkestone, Kent
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago