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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 45 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -14
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 38 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.06% 1.10% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.80% 1.30% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 36 12 28
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +17.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £88,750 £49,350 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £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
791 926 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.42% 85.27% 89.32%
Number of salaries quoted 708 816 768
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 - 5 £42,500 - 1
Maidstone +4 2 £42,500 -2.29%
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 41 (82.00%) Information Security
2 39 (78.00%) Cybersecurity
3 33 (66.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 30 (60.00%) PCI DSS
5 26 (52.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 26 (52.00%) Finance
6 25 (50.00%) CEH
6 25 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
6 25 (50.00%) Secure Coding
6 25 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (50.00%) System Testing
7 24 (48.00%) CREST Certified
8 23 (46.00%) Degree
9 21 (42.00%) SANS
10 19 (38.00%) OSCP
10 19 (38.00%) Firewall
11 18 (36.00%) Windows
12 16 (32.00%) Time Management
13 14 (28.00%) Linux
14 11 (22.00%) CISSP
14 11 (22.00%) LogRhythm
14 11 (22.00%) Security Operations
15 8 (16.00%) Cisco
15 8 (16.00%) LAN
15 8 (16.00%) WAN
16 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
16 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
16 7 (14.00%) Vulnerability Management
17 6 (12.00%) Big Data
17 6 (12.00%) Data Protection

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 (2.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.00%) LAN
2 8 (16.00%) WAN
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.00%) Network Security
6 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Big Data
2 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
General
1 26 (52.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Consultant
1 24 (48.00%) IT Consultant
1 24 (48.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 24 (48.00%) Security Consultant
2 16 (32.00%) Analyst
3 14 (28.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 13 (26.00%) Security Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) IT Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Security Manager
7 5 (10.00%) IT Manager
7 5 (10.00%) IT Operations Manager
7 5 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
7 5 (10.00%) Operational Security Manager
7 5 (10.00%) Operations Manager
7 5 (10.00%) Security Operations Manager
7 5 (10.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Incident Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Security Technical Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (8.00%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (6.00%) Shadow IT
5 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) Information Security
2 39 (78.00%) Cybersecurity
3 33 (66.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 26 (52.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 25 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
5 25 (50.00%) Secure Coding
5 25 (50.00%) System Testing
6 16 (32.00%) Time Management
7 11 (22.00%) Security Operations
8 7 (14.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (12.00%) Data Protection
10 4 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
10 4 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (8.00%) Malware Analysis
10 4 (8.00%) Threat Management
11 3 (6.00%) Change Management
11 3 (6.00%) Service Management
11 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (6.00%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) C
2 4 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (50.00%) CEH
2 24 (48.00%) CREST Certified
3 23 (46.00%) Degree
4 21 (42.00%) SANS
5 19 (38.00%) OSCP
6 11 (22.00%) CISSP
7 2 (4.00%) CISM
8 1 (2.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 25 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.00%) vSphere
3 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Nessus
2 5 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (8.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) LogRhythm
2 8 (16.00%) Cisco
3 5 (10.00%) ArcSight
3 5 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (10.00%) VMware
4 4 (8.00%) Citrix
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.00%) Qualys
5 3 (6.00%) Sophos
6 2 (4.00%) Splunk
7 1 (2.00%) AlienVault
7 1 (2.00%) Palantir
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago