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 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 71 93 78
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 25 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.51% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 2
Average salary £41,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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
831 866 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.35% 80.93% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 687 745 552
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Folkestone - 7 £31,250 -
West Malling +5 1 £47,500 -5.00% 1
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 35 (87.50%) PCI DSS
2 33 (82.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (70.00%) Information Security
4 26 (65.00%) CheckPoint
5 24 (60.00%) E-Commerce
6 22 (55.00%) Firewall
7 21 (52.50%) Management Information System
7 21 (52.50%) Kalman Filter
8 20 (50.00%) Internet
8 20 (50.00%) Degree
9 16 (40.00%) Tripwire
9 16 (40.00%) Windows
9 16 (40.00%) CISSP
10 15 (37.50%) Linux
11 14 (35.00%) AIX
11 14 (35.00%) SQL
12 13 (32.50%) IBM
12 13 (32.50%) Websense
13 12 (30.00%) Proofpoint
14 10 (25.00%) Finance
14 10 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
15 9 (22.50%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (22.50%) Cisco
15 9 (22.50%) System Testing
15 9 (22.50%) LogRhythm
16 8 (20.00%) Apple
16 8 (20.00%) Oracle
16 8 (20.00%) CISA
16 8 (20.00%) SSCP
16 8 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) Firewall
2 20 (50.00%) Internet
3 9 (22.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Consultant
1 26 (65.00%) Security Consultant
2 16 (40.00%) IT Consultant
2 16 (40.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Tester
4 6 (15.00%) Junior
4 6 (15.00%) Junior Tester
4 6 (15.00%) Penetration Tester
5 5 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Security Tester
6 3 (7.50%) Junior Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Security Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Trainee
8 1 (2.50%) IT Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Linux
3 14 (35.00%) AIX
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Information Security
2 24 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 21 (52.50%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (22.50%) System Testing
6 8 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (15.00%) OWASP
8 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.50%) Operations Management
10 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.50%) Service Management
10 1 (2.50%) Change Management
10 1 (2.50%) Data Security
10 1 (2.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Degree
2 16 (40.00%) CISSP
3 8 (20.00%) SSCP
3 8 (20.00%) CISA
3 8 (20.00%) CEH
4 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (87.50%) PCI DSS
2 33 (82.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) CheckPoint
2 16 (40.00%) Tripwire
3 13 (32.50%) Websense
3 13 (32.50%) IBM
4 12 (30.00%) Proofpoint
5 9 (22.50%) LogRhythm
5 9 (22.50%) Cisco
6 8 (20.00%) Oracle
6 8 (20.00%) Apple
7 2 (5.00%) VMware
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.50%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago