The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 481 520 584
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +64
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 156 89 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.20% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.25% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 109 61 40
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £45,000 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39531 36102 40848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.64% 81.55% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32780 29775 35312
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,309 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SIEM
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 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
City of London +14 35 £55,000 -
Harrow - 10 £52,500 -
Canary Wharf +3 1 £53,500 +1.90%
Chiswick -11 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £45,000 - 1
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 165 (46.74%) Information Security
2 149 (42.21%) CISSP
3 147 (41.64%) Firewall
4 131 (37.11%) Windows
5 127 (35.98%) Finance
5 127 (35.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 114 (32.29%) PCI DSS
7 108 (30.59%) Cyber Security
8 106 (30.03%) Degree
9 80 (22.66%) CheckPoint
10 76 (21.53%) Network Security
11 68 (19.26%) Management Information System
12 67 (18.98%) Project Management
12 67 (18.98%) Cisco
12 67 (18.98%) Security Architecture
13 64 (18.13%) Data Protection
13 64 (18.13%) CISA
14 63 (17.85%) ITIL
15 59 (16.71%) Linux
16 57 (16.15%) Cisco Certification
17 56 (15.86%) PRINCE2
18 55 (15.58%) CISM
19 52 (14.73%) TCP/IP
20 47 (13.31%) UNIX
21 45 (12.75%) Risk Management
22 44 (12.46%) Microsoft
23 43 (12.18%) Penetration Testing
24 41 (11.61%) CCNP
25 40 (11.33%) Blue Coat
26 39 (11.05%) Business Development

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 13 (3.68%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (1.13%) IIS
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (0.57%) Apache
4 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.28%) GroupWise
4 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 33 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) IaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 147 (41.64%) Firewall
2 76 (21.53%) Network Security
3 52 (14.73%) TCP/IP
4 38 (10.76%) VPN
5 25 (7.08%) Wireshark
6 23 (6.52%) SSL
7 22 (6.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 18 (5.10%) Reverse Proxy
8 18 (5.10%) IPsec
9 17 (4.82%) Internet
10 16 (4.53%) NetScreen
10 16 (4.53%) DNS
10 16 (4.53%) WAN
11 14 (3.97%) LAN
11 14 (3.97%) TACACS
12 13 (3.68%) BIG-IP
12 13 (3.68%) tcpdump
13 7 (1.98%) Wireless
14 6 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (1.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.57%) MySQL
3 1 (0.28%) DB2
3 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (2.83%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 127 (35.98%) Finance
2 25 (7.08%) Banking
3 20 (5.67%) Retail
4 10 (2.83%) Legal
5 7 (1.98%) Advertising
5 7 (1.98%) Law
5 7 (1.98%) Electronics
6 6 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.13%) Marketing
8 4 (1.13%) Games
9 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 84 (23.80%) Analyst
2 79 (22.38%) Security Analyst
3 78 (22.10%) Consultant
4 67 (18.98%) Security Engineer
5 47 (13.31%) Security Manager
6 46 (13.03%) Security Consultant
7 28 (7.93%) IT Security Analyst
8 27 (7.65%) Operations Analyst
8 27 (7.65%) IT Security Engineer
8 27 (7.65%) Security Operations Analyst
9 20 (5.67%) Network Engineer
10 17 (4.82%) Senior Manager
10 17 (4.82%) Architect
11 16 (4.53%) Network Security Engineer
12 13 (3.68%) Project Manager
12 13 (3.68%) Firewall Engineer
12 13 (3.68%) Cyber Security Analyst
13 12 (3.40%) Information Security Consultant
14 10 (2.83%) Security Specialist
15 8 (2.27%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.55%) .NET
2 4 (1.13%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 2 (0.57%) Java EE
3 2 (0.57%) JMS
3 2 (0.57%) WSDL
3 2 (0.57%) SOAP
3 2 (0.57%) Web Services
3 2 (0.57%) XML
3 2 (0.57%) XSD
4 1 (0.28%) HTML
4 1 (0.28%) SAML
4 1 (0.28%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.28%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.28%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 68 (19.26%) Management Information System
2 36 (10.20%) PMI
3 10 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.27%) Hedge funds
5 5 (1.42%) PKI
6 4 (1.13%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.13%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.57%) SecurID
7 2 (0.57%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.57%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.28%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.28%) EPoS
8 1 (0.28%) Statistics
8 1 (0.28%) Equities
8 1 (0.28%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.28%) Social Media
8 1 (0.28%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.28%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 131 (37.11%) Windows
2 59 (16.71%) Linux
3 47 (13.31%) UNIX
4 21 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.40%) Solaris
8 11 (3.12%) FreeBSD
9 8 (2.27%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.28%) AIX
10 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.28%) Debian
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (46.74%) Information Security
2 108 (30.59%) Cyber Security
3 67 (18.98%) Project Management
3 67 (18.98%) Security Architecture
4 64 (18.13%) Data Protection
5 63 (17.85%) ITIL
6 56 (15.86%) PRINCE2
7 45 (12.75%) Risk Management
8 43 (12.18%) Penetration Testing
9 39 (11.05%) Business Development
10 38 (10.76%) Security Management
11 36 (10.20%) Programme Management
11 36 (10.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 36 (10.20%) Vulnerability Management
12 31 (8.78%) ISMS
13 29 (8.22%) Information Security Management
14 24 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (5.95%) Identity Management
16 20 (5.67%) Business Continuity
17 17 (4.82%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.78%) Perl
2 30 (8.50%) SQL
3 19 (5.38%) PowerShell
4 16 (4.53%) Java
5 11 (3.12%) Ruby
5 11 (3.12%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.13%) VB
7 3 (0.85%) VBScript
7 3 (0.85%) Python
8 2 (0.57%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.57%) C++
9 1 (0.28%) C
9 1 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 149 (42.21%) CISSP
2 106 (30.03%) Degree
3 64 (18.13%) CISA
4 57 (16.15%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (15.58%) CISM
6 41 (11.61%) CCNP
7 36 (10.20%) PMI Certification
8 32 (9.07%) CCSE
9 26 (7.37%) CCNA
10 23 (6.52%) GIAC
11 21 (5.95%) CEH
12 19 (5.38%) GCIH
13 14 (3.97%) Security Cleared
13 14 (3.97%) JNCIA
14 13 (3.68%) SC Cleared
15 9 (2.55%) GCIA
15 9 (2.55%) OSCP
16 8 (2.27%) DV Cleared
16 8 (2.27%) CCSA
17 6 (1.70%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (35.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 114 (32.29%) PCI DSS
3 16 (4.53%) SLA
4 10 (2.83%) QA
5 8 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (1.98%) COBIT
7 4 (1.13%) BS7799
8 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.28%) GAMP
9 1 (0.28%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.28%) GxP
9 1 (0.28%) GPG13
9 1 (0.28%) HIPAA
System Software
1 27 (7.65%) Snort
2 23 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 15 (4.25%) Nmap
4 4 (1.13%) ProxySG
5 2 (0.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.57%) XenApp
6 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.28%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (0.28%) XenServer
6 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (5.38%) Nessus
2 8 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (1.98%) WSUS
4 6 (1.70%) SCCM
5 4 (1.13%) SCOM
5 4 (1.13%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.13%) WMI
5 4 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.13%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 3 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.57%) Cacti
7 2 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.57%) OpenView
8 1 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.28%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (0.28%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 80 (22.66%) CheckPoint
2 67 (18.98%) Cisco
3 44 (12.46%) Microsoft
4 40 (11.33%) Blue Coat
5 37 (10.48%) McAfee
6 31 (8.78%) Juniper
6 31 (8.78%) ArcSight
7 30 (8.50%) Symantec
8 27 (7.65%) Sophos
9 23 (6.52%) Websense
10 22 (6.23%) F5
11 21 (5.95%) LogRhythm
12 19 (5.38%) SonicWALL
13 17 (4.82%) CA
14 16 (4.53%) Qualys
14 16 (4.53%) LogLogic
15 15 (4.25%) Splunk
15 15 (4.25%) Q1 Labs
16 14 (3.97%) Red Hat
17 12 (3.40%) Sourcefire
Bromley, Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £90 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago