The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 472 522 511
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -11
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 134 102 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.28% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 108 87 88
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £39,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.55% +1.57%
SIEM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35168 36627 36321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.62% 83.79% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29338 29640 30556
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in London

SIEM
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the London region.

SIEM Salary Trend in London

SIEM
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the London region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in London

SIEM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the London region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
City of London +19 32 £52,500 -19.23% 3
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 141 (48.45%) Information Security
2 134 (46.05%) Firewall
3 93 (31.96%) Network Security
4 81 (27.84%) Cisco
5 72 (24.74%) CheckPoint
5 72 (24.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 71 (24.40%) Windows
7 68 (23.37%) CISSP
8 59 (20.27%) Finance
9 53 (18.21%) Juniper
10 47 (16.15%) Cisco Certification
11 45 (15.46%) Degree
12 44 (15.12%) CISM
12 44 (15.12%) Cyber Security
13 43 (14.78%) Linux
14 41 (14.09%) UNIX
15 32 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (10.65%) Manufacturing
16 31 (10.65%) ITIL
16 31 (10.65%) CCNA
17 30 (10.31%) Identity Management
17 30 (10.31%) PCI DSS
17 30 (10.31%) Security Architecture
18 29 (9.97%) Vulnerability Management
18 29 (9.97%) Banking
18 29 (9.97%) Retail
18 29 (9.97%) Penetration Testing
19 28 (9.62%) McAfee
19 28 (9.62%) Active Directory
20 25 (8.59%) TCP/IP

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 9 (3.09%) IIS
2 5 (1.72%) Apache
2 5 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.37%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.37%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (3.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.12%) SaaS
2 11 (3.78%) PaaS
2 11 (3.78%) IaaS
3 5 (1.72%) Office 365
4 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 134 (46.05%) Firewall
2 93 (31.96%) Network Security
3 25 (8.59%) TCP/IP
4 23 (7.90%) DNS
5 21 (7.22%) VPN
5 21 (7.22%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (6.87%) Wireless
6 20 (6.87%) Intrusion Detection
7 19 (6.53%) WAN
8 18 (6.19%) LDAP
8 18 (6.19%) LAN
9 16 (5.50%) SSL
10 13 (4.47%) DHCP
10 13 (4.47%) Wireshark
11 10 (3.44%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (3.44%) HTTP
12 5 (1.72%) SAN
13 4 (1.37%) Internet
13 4 (1.37%) VoIP
13 4 (1.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.72%) MySQL
3 4 (1.37%) Big Data
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.69%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Ant
1 1 (0.34%) JUnit
1 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 59 (20.27%) Finance
2 31 (10.65%) Manufacturing
3 29 (9.97%) Banking
3 29 (9.97%) Retail
4 25 (8.59%) Games
5 11 (3.78%) Financial Institution
6 10 (3.44%) Law
7 9 (3.09%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.75%) Marketing
9 1 (0.34%) Advertising
9 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (26.80%) Consultant
2 73 (25.09%) Analyst
3 67 (23.02%) Security Consultant
4 65 (22.34%) Security Engineer
5 58 (19.93%) Security Analyst
6 45 (15.46%) Network Engineer
7 39 (13.40%) Architect
8 37 (12.71%) Network Security Engineer
9 25 (8.59%) Security Architect
10 18 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (5.84%) Operations Analyst
11 17 (5.84%) IT Security Analyst
11 17 (5.84%) Security Operations Analyst
12 15 (5.15%) Senior Security Engineer
12 15 (5.15%) Information Security Analyst
12 15 (5.15%) Information Analyst
12 15 (5.15%) IT Consultant
13 14 (4.81%) Senior Consultant
13 14 (4.81%) Senior Security Consultant
14 13 (4.47%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.09%) SAML
1 9 (3.09%) OAuth
1 9 (3.09%) REST
2 4 (1.37%) Middleware
3 1 (0.34%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.34%) HTML
3 1 (0.34%) .NET
3 1 (0.34%) CSS
3 1 (0.34%) JSP
3 1 (0.34%) SOAP
3 1 (0.34%) Web Services
3 1 (0.34%) XML
3 1 (0.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.25%) Management Information System
2 17 (5.84%) Computer Science
2 17 (5.84%) Hedge funds
3 11 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.75%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.72%) Clustering
5 5 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.37%) FMCG
6 4 (1.37%) Replication
7 3 (1.03%) PKI
8 2 (0.69%) IPTV
8 2 (0.69%) Freedom of Information Act
8 2 (0.69%) DTV
8 2 (0.69%) VHDL
8 2 (0.69%) CESG
8 2 (0.69%) STB
8 2 (0.69%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.69%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (0.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 71 (24.40%) Windows
2 43 (14.78%) Linux
3 41 (14.09%) UNIX
4 9 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.72%) AIX
6 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.03%) Solaris
7 3 (1.03%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.69%) CentOS
8 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (48.45%) Information Security
2 44 (15.12%) Cyber Security
3 32 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (10.65%) ITIL
5 30 (10.31%) Identity Management
5 30 (10.31%) Security Architecture
6 29 (9.97%) Vulnerability Management
6 29 (9.97%) Penetration Testing
7 21 (7.22%) TOGAF
8 20 (6.87%) Risk Management
8 20 (6.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 19 (6.53%) Project Planning
9 19 (6.53%) Resource Management
9 19 (6.53%) Change Management
10 18 (6.19%) Service Delivery
11 16 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (5.50%) PRINCE2
11 16 (5.50%) Project Management
11 16 (5.50%) Business Continuity
12 13 (4.47%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.56%) SQL
2 16 (5.50%) Perl
2 16 (5.50%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.75%) Ruby
4 6 (2.06%) Python
5 3 (1.03%) C
5 3 (1.03%) C#
6 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.34%) Java
7 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (23.37%) CISSP
2 47 (16.15%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (15.46%) Degree
4 44 (15.12%) CISM
5 31 (10.65%) CCNA
6 22 (7.56%) CISA
7 21 (7.22%) CCNP
8 20 (6.87%) CCSA
9 19 (6.53%) Security Cleared
10 18 (6.19%) CRISC
10 18 (6.19%) GIAC
11 17 (5.84%) CCIE
12 13 (4.47%) CCSE
12 13 (4.47%) JNCIA
13 12 (4.12%) JNCIS
14 11 (3.78%) MCP
15 10 (3.44%) CEH
16 9 (3.09%) GCIA
16 9 (3.09%) SC Cleared
16 9 (3.09%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (24.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (10.31%) PCI DSS
3 10 (3.44%) SLA
4 7 (2.41%) COBIT
5 3 (1.03%) BS7799
6 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.34%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.34%) COSO
System Software
1 28 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.25%) Snort
3 12 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.72%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.37%) Nmap
6 2 (0.69%) XenServer
6 2 (0.69%) KVM
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.34%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (3.78%) Tivoli
2 9 (3.09%) Nessus
2 9 (3.09%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (1.37%) OpenView
5 3 (1.03%) logstash
5 3 (1.03%) WSUS
6 2 (0.69%) Puppet
6 2 (0.69%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.34%) DatAdvantage
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.34%) CORE IMPACT
7 1 (0.34%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 81 (27.84%) Cisco
2 72 (24.74%) CheckPoint
3 53 (18.21%) Juniper
4 28 (9.62%) McAfee
5 23 (7.90%) F5
6 22 (7.56%) Fortinet
6 22 (7.56%) Citrix
7 21 (7.22%) Microsoft
8 19 (6.53%) HP
9 17 (5.84%) VMware
9 17 (5.84%) Splunk
10 16 (5.50%) ArcSight
11 15 (5.15%) Blue Coat
11 15 (5.15%) Qualys
12 13 (4.47%) IBM
13 11 (3.78%) Symantec
13 11 (3.78%) Websense
13 11 (3.78%) Barracuda Networks
14 10 (3.44%) LogRhythm
14 10 (3.44%) SAP
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £1 per annum + Flexible
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive, bonus and more
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive, bonus and more
Posted: 13 days ago