The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 75 90 76
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 29 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.62% 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 0.52% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 3
Average salary £37,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
925 773 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.71% 72.92% 77.20%
Number of salaries quoted 796 659 579
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SIEM
South East

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 - 9 £31,250 - 2
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 36 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 35 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (76.19%) Information Security
4 26 (61.90%) E-Commerce
4 26 (61.90%) CheckPoint
5 22 (52.38%) Management Information System
5 22 (52.38%) Tripwire
6 21 (50.00%) Firewall
6 21 (50.00%) Internet
7 20 (47.62%) Degree
8 18 (42.86%) CISSP
8 18 (42.86%) Websense
9 15 (35.71%) IBM
10 14 (33.33%) Proofpoint
11 13 (30.95%) SQL
11 13 (30.95%) Windows
11 13 (30.95%) AIX
11 13 (30.95%) Linux
12 12 (28.57%) LogRhythm
13 11 (26.19%) CEH
13 11 (26.19%) CISA
13 11 (26.19%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (21.43%) System Testing
15 8 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
15 8 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
15 8 (19.05%) Finance
15 8 (19.05%) SSCP
16 7 (16.67%) Apple
16 7 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (16.67%) Oracle

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 21 (50.00%) Firewall
1 21 (50.00%) Internet
2 11 (26.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Consultant
1 28 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 16 (38.10%) IT Consultant
2 16 (38.10%) IT Security Consultant
3 10 (23.81%) Information Security Consultant
4 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Security Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
5 6 (14.29%) Junior Tester
5 6 (14.29%) Tester
5 6 (14.29%) Junior
6 5 (11.90%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Security Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Junior Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Lead Security Consultant
9 1 (2.38%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
1 13 (30.95%) AIX
1 13 (30.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Information Security
2 26 (61.90%) E-Commerce
3 9 (21.43%) System Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (14.29%) OWASP
6 3 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Degree
2 18 (42.86%) CISSP
3 11 (26.19%) CEH
3 11 (26.19%) CISA
4 8 (19.05%) SSCP
5 3 (7.14%) CISMP
5 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 35 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) CheckPoint
2 22 (52.38%) Tripwire
3 18 (42.86%) Websense
4 15 (35.71%) IBM
5 14 (33.33%) Proofpoint
6 12 (28.57%) LogRhythm
7 7 (16.67%) Apple
7 7 (16.67%) Oracle
7 7 (16.67%) Cisco
8 4 (9.52%) Tufin
9 1 (2.38%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.38%) McAfee
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 10 days ago
Folkestone
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 10 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago