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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 445 529 488
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -41
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 166 124 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.32% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 119 98 92
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
36028 38345 35951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 84.14% 83.70% 82.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30005 31315 30025
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 26 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 26 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 +38 50 £57,500 -4.16% 5
Harrow - 1 - -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 137 (45.51%) Information Security
2 132 (43.85%) Firewall
3 108 (35.88%) Network Security
4 90 (29.90%) Finance
5 82 (27.24%) Windows
5 82 (27.24%) CheckPoint
6 81 (26.91%) Cisco
7 60 (19.93%) CISSP
8 58 (19.27%) Degree
9 53 (17.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 52 (17.28%) Cyber Security
11 49 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
12 48 (15.95%) Linux
12 48 (15.95%) Juniper
13 42 (13.95%) Identity Management
13 42 (13.95%) Management Information System
14 40 (13.29%) UNIX
15 33 (10.96%) SQL
15 33 (10.96%) CCNA
15 33 (10.96%) McAfee
16 32 (10.63%) Perl
16 32 (10.63%) PowerShell
17 31 (10.30%) Active Directory
18 30 (9.97%) PCI DSS
19 29 (9.63%) Snort
20 28 (9.30%) CISM
20 28 (9.30%) Security Architecture
20 28 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
21 27 (8.97%) TCP/IP
21 27 (8.97%) Wireless

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 7 (2.33%) IIS
2 3 (1.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.33%) Apache
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.98%) SaaS
2 13 (4.32%) PaaS
2 13 (4.32%) IaaS
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 132 (43.85%) Firewall
2 108 (35.88%) Network Security
3 27 (8.97%) Wireless
3 27 (8.97%) TCP/IP
4 25 (8.31%) Intrusion Detection
5 21 (6.98%) DNS
6 20 (6.64%) LDAP
7 19 (6.31%) VPN
7 19 (6.31%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (5.32%) Wireshark
9 14 (4.65%) WAN
10 13 (4.32%) LAN
10 13 (4.32%) SSL
11 12 (3.99%) HTTP
12 10 (3.32%) DHCP
13 7 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (1.99%) Internet
15 5 (1.66%) SNMP
15 5 (1.66%) VoIP
16 4 (1.33%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.32%) Big Data
2 9 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.99%) MySQL
4 4 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.00%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.00%) DB2
6 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Ant
1 1 (0.33%) JUnit
1 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
General
1 90 (29.90%) Finance
2 14 (4.65%) Financial Institution
3 11 (3.65%) Banking
4 10 (3.32%) Law
5 9 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.66%) Retail
6 8 (2.66%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.00%) Legal
7 3 (1.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (26.91%) Analyst
2 75 (24.92%) Security Engineer
3 67 (22.26%) Security Analyst
4 51 (16.94%) Consultant
5 45 (14.95%) Network Engineer
6 42 (13.95%) Architect
7 37 (12.29%) Network Security Engineer
8 35 (11.63%) Security Consultant
9 29 (9.63%) Security Architect
10 23 (7.64%) Operations Analyst
10 23 (7.64%) Security Operations Analyst
11 19 (6.31%) IT Security Analyst
12 18 (5.98%) Senior Security Engineer
12 18 (5.98%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (4.32%) Information Analyst
13 13 (4.32%) Information Security Analyst
14 11 (3.65%) Technical Consultant
15 9 (2.99%) Senior Network Engineer
15 9 (2.99%) Security Administrator
15 9 (2.99%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.32%) SAML
1 13 (4.32%) OAuth
1 13 (4.32%) REST
2 6 (1.99%) Middleware
3 1 (0.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.33%) HTML
3 1 (0.33%) .NET
3 1 (0.33%) CSS
3 1 (0.33%) JSP
3 1 (0.33%) SOAP
3 1 (0.33%) Web Services
3 1 (0.33%) XML
3 1 (0.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 27 (8.97%) Computer Science
2 27 (8.97%) Hedge funds
2 27 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 6 (1.99%) PKI
4 6 (1.99%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.33%) FMCG
6 3 (1.00%) IPTV
6 3 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.00%) Freedom of Information Act
6 3 (1.00%) DTV
6 3 (1.00%) Clustering
6 3 (1.00%) VHDL
6 3 (1.00%) CESG
6 3 (1.00%) STB
6 3 (1.00%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.00%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (1.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (0.66%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 82 (27.24%) Windows
2 48 (15.95%) Linux
3 40 (13.29%) UNIX
4 3 (1.00%) Solaris
4 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (45.51%) Information Security
2 52 (17.28%) Cyber Security
3 42 (13.95%) Identity Management
4 28 (9.30%) Security Architecture
4 28 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
5 24 (7.97%) Change Control
5 24 (7.97%) ITIL
6 23 (7.64%) Penetration Testing
7 22 (7.31%) Risk Management
8 20 (6.64%) Business Continuity
8 20 (6.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (6.31%) Change Management
9 19 (6.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 17 (5.65%) Security Management
11 15 (4.98%) Project Management
12 12 (3.99%) Service Delivery
12 12 (3.99%) TOGAF
12 12 (3.99%) Incident Management
13 11 (3.65%) Use Case
13 11 (3.65%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.96%) SQL
2 32 (10.63%) Perl
2 32 (10.63%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.65%) Python
4 11 (3.65%) Ruby
5 5 (1.66%) VBScript
6 4 (1.33%) C#
7 3 (1.00%) C
7 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.33%) Java
8 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (19.93%) CISSP
2 58 (19.27%) Degree
3 49 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (10.96%) CCNA
5 28 (9.30%) CISM
6 23 (7.64%) Security Cleared
7 22 (7.31%) CCSA
8 20 (6.64%) CCNP
9 19 (6.31%) GIAC
10 16 (5.32%) CCIE
11 15 (4.98%) CCSE
12 13 (4.32%) JNCIA
13 12 (3.99%) JNCIS
13 12 (3.99%) CEH
14 11 (3.65%) SC Cleared
14 11 (3.65%) MCP
15 9 (2.99%) GCIA
16 8 (2.66%) GCIH
17 7 (2.33%) CCDP
17 7 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (17.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (9.97%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.99%) SLA
4 4 (1.33%) COBIT
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.33%) COSO
System Software
1 31 (10.30%) Active Directory
2 29 (9.63%) Snort
3 11 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.00%) XenServer
4 3 (1.00%) KVM
5 2 (0.66%) vCloud
5 2 (0.66%) pfSense
6 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.33%) XenApp
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (4.32%) Tivoli
2 11 (3.65%) Nessus
3 6 (1.99%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (1.99%) OpenView
4 4 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.00%) logstash
5 3 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.00%) Puppet
5 3 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.66%) OSSEC
7 1 (0.33%) CORE IMPACT
7 1 (0.33%) Nmap
7 1 (0.33%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.33%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 82 (27.24%) CheckPoint
2 81 (26.91%) Cisco
3 48 (15.95%) Juniper
4 33 (10.96%) McAfee
5 23 (7.64%) Microsoft
6 22 (7.31%) Citrix
7 21 (6.98%) HP
8 18 (5.98%) Fortinet
9 17 (5.65%) Splunk
9 17 (5.65%) ArcSight
10 16 (5.32%) VMware
11 15 (4.98%) Blue Coat
11 15 (4.98%) F5
12 14 (4.65%) SAP
13 13 (4.32%) Symantec
14 12 (3.99%) Qualys
15 11 (3.65%) Barracuda Networks
16 10 (3.32%) LogRhythm
17 9 (2.99%) Websense
17 9 (2.99%) Oracle
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £80,000 plus competitive package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £1 per annum + Flexible
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £78000 per annum + Includes Car and Bonus (10%)
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £85k plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £35000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £37000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80k+
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago