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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 81 74 92
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 16 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.46% 2.62% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 3.09% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 3
Average salary £43,500 £37,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.56% -26.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
920 940 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.02% 85.07% 74.91%
Number of salaries quoted 801 808 675
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 £57,500 £67,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Maidstone - 6 £43,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £30,000 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £52,000 -
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 20 (52.63%) CISSP
2 19 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 17 (44.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (44.74%) Information Security
3 17 (44.74%) Cyber Security
4 16 (42.11%) Firewall
5 15 (39.47%) Cisco
6 14 (36.84%) Analytics
7 13 (34.21%) PCI DSS
7 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
7 13 (34.21%) Windows
7 13 (34.21%) Telecoms
7 13 (34.21%) Finance
8 12 (31.58%) ArcSight
9 11 (28.95%) Degree
10 10 (26.32%) Security Management
10 10 (26.32%) Business Continuity
10 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 10 (26.32%) LogRhythm
11 8 (21.05%) Big Data
11 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
11 8 (21.05%) CCSP
11 8 (21.05%) CCNP
11 8 (21.05%) CCNA
11 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
11 8 (21.05%) ERP
11 8 (21.05%) Broadband
11 8 (21.05%) SAP
11 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (21.05%) Data Security

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 2 (5.26%) IIS
1 2 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) Firewall
2 8 (21.05%) Broadband
3 7 (18.42%) LAN
3 7 (18.42%) WAN
3 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.16%) Internet
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (10.53%) Network Security
6 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Redis
General
1 13 (34.21%) Telecoms
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Law
3 7 (18.42%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Analyst
2 16 (42.11%) Security Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) ArcSight Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Security Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) IT Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Information Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) IT Security Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) IT Operations Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) IVR
3 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) MVS
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 17 (44.74%) Cyber Security
2 17 (44.74%) Information Security
3 14 (36.84%) Analytics
4 10 (26.32%) Business Continuity
4 10 (26.32%) Security Management
5 8 (21.05%) ERP
5 8 (21.05%) Data Security
5 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (18.42%) ITIL
6 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
7 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (13.16%) Information Management
8 5 (13.16%) Supplier Management
8 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.16%) Change Management
8 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (13.16%) Coaching
8 5 (13.16%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (52.63%) CISSP
2 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
3 11 (28.95%) Degree
4 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 8 (21.05%) CEH
4 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (21.05%) CCSP
4 8 (21.05%) CCNP
4 8 (21.05%) CCNA
5 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (15.79%) SSCP
6 6 (15.79%) CHFI
7 4 (10.53%) CISM
7 4 (10.53%) CCSA
7 4 (10.53%) CCSE
8 2 (5.26%) MCSE
8 2 (5.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (44.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (34.21%) PCI DSS
3 7 (18.42%) SLA
4 5 (13.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) XenApp
2 4 (10.53%) vSphere
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Nessus
2 3 (7.89%) HP SIM
3 2 (5.26%) HAProxy
3 2 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Cisco
2 12 (31.58%) ArcSight
3 10 (26.32%) LogRhythm
3 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 8 (21.05%) SAP
5 7 (18.42%) Splunk
5 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
5 7 (18.42%) VMware
6 5 (13.16%) TippingPoint
7 4 (10.53%) Citrix
8 3 (7.89%) HP
8 3 (7.89%) Websense
9 2 (5.26%) Avaya
9 2 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
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