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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 495 539 591
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +52
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 129 84 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 88 54 48
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,400 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
38965 36132 40630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.77% 81.91% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32119 29911 35026
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 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 29 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 +13 29 £52,500 - 1
Harrow - 10 £57,500 -
Bromley - 4 £46,250 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 162 (46.02%) Information Security
2 147 (41.76%) Firewall
3 139 (39.49%) CISSP
4 136 (38.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 120 (34.09%) Finance
5 120 (34.09%) Windows
6 119 (33.81%) PCI DSS
7 110 (31.25%) Degree
7 110 (31.25%) Cyber Security
8 73 (20.74%) Project Management
9 70 (19.89%) CheckPoint
10 69 (19.60%) Security Architecture
11 67 (19.03%) Data Protection
12 66 (18.75%) Management Information System
13 64 (18.18%) CISA
14 62 (17.61%) ITIL
15 61 (17.33%) Network Security
16 60 (17.05%) PRINCE2
17 58 (16.48%) Cisco
18 56 (15.91%) CISM
19 55 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
20 53 (15.06%) Linux
21 48 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
22 47 (13.35%) UNIX
23 46 (13.07%) Risk Management
24 43 (12.22%) Business Development
25 41 (11.65%) TCP/IP
26 40 (11.36%) CCNP
26 40 (11.36%) Vulnerability Management
27 39 (11.08%) Microsoft

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (3.69%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.70%) IIS
3 4 (1.14%) Apache
4 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.28%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.14%) SaaS
2 2 (0.57%) Office 365
3 1 (0.28%) IaaS
3 1 (0.28%) PaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 147 (41.76%) Firewall
2 61 (17.33%) Network Security
3 41 (11.65%) TCP/IP
4 37 (10.51%) VPN
5 23 (6.53%) Wireshark
6 22 (6.25%) SSL
7 20 (5.68%) WAN
8 19 (5.40%) LAN
9 17 (4.83%) Reverse Proxy
9 17 (4.83%) IPsec
10 16 (4.55%) Internet
11 15 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (4.26%) NetScreen
12 14 (3.98%) TACACS
12 14 (3.98%) DNS
13 13 (3.69%) tcpdump
14 12 (3.41%) BIG-IP
15 7 (1.99%) Wireless
15 7 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (1.42%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.57%) MySQL
3 1 (0.28%) DB2
3 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (2.84%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 120 (34.09%) Finance
2 33 (9.38%) Retail
3 31 (8.81%) Banking
4 11 (3.13%) Games
4 11 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (2.84%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.27%) Advertising
7 7 (1.99%) Electronics
7 7 (1.99%) Legal
7 7 (1.99%) Marketing
8 6 (1.70%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.70%) Law
9 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (23.58%) Analyst
2 79 (22.44%) Security Analyst
3 71 (20.17%) Consultant
4 65 (18.47%) Security Engineer
5 48 (13.64%) Security Consultant
5 48 (13.64%) Security Manager
6 28 (7.95%) IT Security Analyst
7 27 (7.67%) Operations Analyst
7 27 (7.67%) Security Operations Analyst
8 23 (6.53%) IT Security Engineer
9 22 (6.25%) Network Engineer
10 17 (4.83%) Senior Manager
11 16 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
11 16 (4.55%) Architect
11 16 (4.55%) Project Manager
12 13 (3.69%) Firewall Engineer
12 13 (3.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
13 12 (3.41%) Information Security Consultant
14 9 (2.56%) IT Operations Analyst
14 9 (2.56%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.27%) .NET
2 5 (1.42%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 2 (0.57%) SOAP
3 2 (0.57%) Web Services
3 2 (0.57%) XML
3 2 (0.57%) XSD
3 2 (0.57%) JMS
3 2 (0.57%) WSDL
3 2 (0.57%) Java EE
4 1 (0.28%) Middleware
4 1 (0.28%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.28%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 37 (10.51%) PMI
3 12 (3.41%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.70%) Hedge funds
5 4 (1.14%) PKI
5 4 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.14%) Mathematics
6 3 (0.85%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.57%) SecurID
7 2 (0.57%) Replication
7 2 (0.57%) Clustering
7 2 (0.57%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.57%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.28%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.28%) Social Media
8 1 (0.28%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.28%) RMADS
8 1 (0.28%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.28%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 120 (34.09%) Windows
2 53 (15.06%) Linux
3 47 (13.35%) UNIX
4 22 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (4.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.13%) Solaris
6 11 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.84%) FreeBSD
8 7 (1.99%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.85%) AIX
10 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.28%) Debian
10 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (46.02%) Information Security
2 110 (31.25%) Cyber Security
3 73 (20.74%) Project Management
4 69 (19.60%) Security Architecture
5 67 (19.03%) Data Protection
6 62 (17.61%) ITIL
7 60 (17.05%) PRINCE2
8 48 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
9 46 (13.07%) Risk Management
10 43 (12.22%) Business Development
11 40 (11.36%) Vulnerability Management
12 37 (10.51%) Programme Management
13 36 (10.23%) Security Management
14 35 (9.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 30 (8.52%) ISMS
16 28 (7.95%) Information Security Management
17 21 (5.97%) Business Continuity
18 20 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
19 18 (5.11%) Risk Assessment
19 18 (5.11%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.81%) SQL
2 29 (8.24%) Perl
3 16 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 14 (3.98%) Java
5 10 (2.84%) Bash Shell
5 10 (2.84%) Ruby
6 4 (1.14%) VB
7 2 (0.57%) Python
7 2 (0.57%) VBScript
7 2 (0.57%) C++
8 1 (0.28%) C
8 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 139 (39.49%) CISSP
2 110 (31.25%) Degree
3 64 (18.18%) CISA
4 56 (15.91%) CISM
5 55 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (11.36%) CCNP
7 37 (10.51%) PMI Certification
8 31 (8.81%) CCSE
9 24 (6.82%) CCNA
10 20 (5.68%) GIAC
11 19 (5.40%) CEH
12 16 (4.55%) GCIH
13 15 (4.26%) Security Cleared
14 13 (3.69%) SC Cleared
14 13 (3.69%) JNCIA
15 9 (2.56%) CRISC
15 9 (2.56%) OSCP
16 8 (2.27%) DV Cleared
16 8 (2.27%) CCSA
17 6 (1.70%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (38.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 119 (33.81%) PCI DSS
3 14 (3.98%) SLA
4 8 (2.27%) COBIT
5 7 (1.99%) QA
5 7 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.14%) BS7799
7 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.28%) GAMP
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.28%) GxP
8 1 (0.28%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.28%) GPG13
System Software
1 26 (7.39%) Snort
2 21 (5.97%) Active Directory
3 15 (4.26%) Nmap
4 4 (1.14%) ProxySG
5 3 (0.85%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.28%) XenApp
7 1 (0.28%) XenServer
7 1 (0.28%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (5.11%) Nessus
2 7 (1.99%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (1.70%) WSUS
4 5 (1.42%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.42%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 4 (1.14%) SCCM
5 4 (1.14%) SCOM
5 4 (1.14%) WMI
5 4 (1.14%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.57%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.57%) Cacti
6 2 (0.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 70 (19.89%) CheckPoint
2 58 (16.48%) Cisco
3 39 (11.08%) Microsoft
4 36 (10.23%) Blue Coat
5 28 (7.95%) Juniper
6 27 (7.67%) F5
7 26 (7.39%) McAfee
7 26 (7.39%) Sophos
8 25 (7.10%) ArcSight
9 24 (6.82%) Symantec
10 20 (5.68%) SonicWALL
10 20 (5.68%) LogRhythm
11 19 (5.40%) Websense
12 15 (4.26%) CA
12 15 (4.26%) Red Hat
12 15 (4.26%) LogLogic
12 15 (4.26%) Q1 Labs
13 14 (3.98%) Qualys
14 13 (3.69%) IBM
14 13 (3.69%) Oracle
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