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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 78 83 92
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 22 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.01% 1.86% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 2.26% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 5
Average salary £46,750 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.57% -30.00%
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
910 931 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.95% 82.32% 73.14%
Number of salaries quoted 787 826 678
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Sevenoaks - 6 £53,250 -
Maidstone - 5 £43,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £30,000 - 1
Chatham - 1 £55,000 -
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 22 (55.00%) CISSP
1 22 (55.00%) Incident Management
2 20 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (50.00%) Information Security
3 18 (45.00%) Firewall
4 17 (42.50%) Cisco
4 17 (42.50%) Cyber Security
5 15 (37.50%) PCI DSS
5 15 (37.50%) Windows
6 14 (35.00%) Telecoms
6 14 (35.00%) Finance
7 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
7 13 (32.50%) Analytics
8 12 (30.00%) ArcSight
8 12 (30.00%) Degree
8 12 (30.00%) Security Management
9 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
10 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 10 (25.00%) Data Security
10 10 (25.00%) Business Continuity
11 9 (22.50%) Advertising
11 9 (22.50%) VMware
11 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
11 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
11 9 (22.50%) LAN
11 9 (22.50%) WAN
11 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
11 9 (22.50%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (22.50%) LogRhythm
11 9 (22.50%) Splunk

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (7.50%) IIS
1 3 (7.50%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) Firewall
2 9 (22.50%) LAN
2 9 (22.50%) WAN
2 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (20.00%) Broadband
4 6 (15.00%) Network Security
4 6 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (12.50%) Internet
6 3 (7.50%) iSCSI
6 3 (7.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) Big Data
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Redis
General
1 14 (35.00%) Telecoms
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Advertising
3 8 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Analyst
2 17 (42.50%) Security Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) ArcSight Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Security Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) IT Operations Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.50%) IT Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Information Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) IT Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) IVR
3 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) MVS
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Incident Management
2 20 (50.00%) Information Security
3 17 (42.50%) Cyber Security
4 13 (32.50%) Analytics
5 12 (30.00%) Security Management
6 10 (25.00%) Data Security
6 10 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 9 (22.50%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (20.00%) ITIL
8 8 (20.00%) ERP
9 7 (17.50%) Risk Management
10 6 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (12.50%) Information Management
11 5 (12.50%) Supplier Management
11 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (12.50%) Change Management
11 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (12.50%) Coaching
11 5 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) CISSP
2 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
3 12 (30.00%) Degree
4 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (20.00%) CEH
4 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (20.00%) CCSP
4 8 (20.00%) CCNP
4 8 (20.00%) CCNA
5 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (15.00%) SSCP
6 6 (15.00%) CISM
6 6 (15.00%) CHFI
7 4 (10.00%) CCSA
7 4 (10.00%) CCSE
8 2 (5.00%) MCSE
8 2 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 8 (20.00%) SLA
4 5 (12.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) XenApp
2 4 (10.00%) vSphere
3 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Nessus
2 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 3 (7.50%) HP SIM
2 3 (7.50%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Cisco
2 12 (30.00%) ArcSight
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
4 9 (22.50%) VMware
4 9 (22.50%) LogRhythm
4 9 (22.50%) Splunk
5 8 (20.00%) SAP
6 5 (12.50%) TippingPoint
7 4 (10.00%) HP
7 4 (10.00%) Citrix
8 3 (7.50%) Avaya
8 3 (7.50%) Websense
8 3 (7.50%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
Tunbridge Wells
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago