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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 53 96 69
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -27
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 37 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.20% 0.38% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.93% 0.45% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 35 4 24
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,800 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £58,550 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
750 889 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.03% 84.43% 88.63%
Number of salaries quoted 667 814 702
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Folkestone - 4 £42,500 -
Maidstone -10 1 £42,500 -2.29%
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 48 (84.21%) Information Security
2 45 (78.95%) Cybersecurity
3 38 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 35 (61.40%) PCI DSS
5 31 (54.39%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 31 (54.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 31 (54.39%) Finance
6 30 (52.63%) CEH
6 30 (52.63%) Penetration Testing
6 30 (52.63%) System Testing
6 30 (52.63%) Secure Coding
7 29 (50.88%) CREST Certified
8 28 (49.12%) Degree
9 26 (45.61%) SANS
10 24 (42.11%) OSCP
11 21 (36.84%) Time Management
12 19 (33.33%) Firewall
13 18 (31.58%) Windows
14 14 (24.56%) Linux
15 12 (21.05%) Security Operations
16 11 (19.30%) LogRhythm
16 11 (19.30%) CISSP
17 8 (14.04%) Cisco
17 8 (14.04%) LAN
17 8 (14.04%) WAN
18 7 (12.28%) Security Operations Centre
18 7 (12.28%) Vulnerability Management
18 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
18 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
19 6 (10.53%) Nessus

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.33%) Firewall
2 8 (14.04%) LAN
2 8 (14.04%) WAN
3 5 (8.77%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.51%) Network Security
6 1 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) Big Data
2 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
General
1 31 (54.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Consultant
1 30 (52.63%) IT Consultant
1 30 (52.63%) IT Security Consultant
1 30 (52.63%) Security Consultant
2 19 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 17 (29.82%) Analyst
4 14 (24.56%) Security Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) IT Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Security Manager
7 5 (8.77%) Incident Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) IT Manager
7 5 (8.77%) IT Operations Manager
7 5 (8.77%) IT Security Manager
7 5 (8.77%) Operational Security Manager
7 5 (8.77%) Operations Manager
7 5 (8.77%) Security Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Technical Security Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
1 7 (12.28%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (7.02%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (5.26%) Shadow IT
4 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (84.21%) Information Security
2 45 (78.95%) Cybersecurity
3 38 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 31 (54.39%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 30 (52.63%) Penetration Testing
5 30 (52.63%) Secure Coding
5 30 (52.63%) System Testing
6 21 (36.84%) Time Management
7 12 (21.05%) Security Operations
8 7 (12.28%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (10.53%) Data Protection
10 4 (7.02%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (7.02%) Incident Management
10 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (7.02%) Malware Analysis
10 4 (7.02%) Threat Analysis
10 4 (7.02%) Threat Management
11 3 (5.26%) Change Management
11 3 (5.26%) Service Management
11 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) C
2 4 (7.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (52.63%) CEH
2 29 (50.88%) CREST Certified
3 28 (49.12%) Degree
4 26 (45.61%) SANS
5 24 (42.11%) OSCP
6 11 (19.30%) CISSP
7 2 (3.51%) CISM
8 1 (1.75%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (61.40%) PCI DSS
2 31 (54.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) vSphere
3 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.02%) XenApp
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Nessus
2 5 (8.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (7.02%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) LogRhythm
2 8 (14.04%) Cisco
3 5 (8.77%) ArcSight
3 5 (8.77%) CheckPoint
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 4 (7.02%) Citrix
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.26%) Palo Alto
5 3 (5.26%) Qualys
5 3 (5.26%) Sophos
6 2 (3.51%) Splunk
7 1 (1.75%) AlienVault
7 1 (1.75%) Palantir
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