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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 464 530 529
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -1
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 142 98 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 121 82 82
Average salary £52,500 £56,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,100 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.18%
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
34359 35854 37472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.24% 83.91% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28913 28966 31809
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +20 40 £52,500 +13.51% 2
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 133 (49.08%) Firewall
2 125 (46.13%) Information Security
3 75 (27.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 69 (25.46%) Network Security
5 62 (22.88%) CISSP
6 61 (22.51%) Cisco
7 57 (21.03%) Windows
8 53 (19.56%) CheckPoint
9 50 (18.45%) Juniper
10 45 (16.61%) Degree
11 42 (15.50%) CISM
12 41 (15.13%) Retail
13 39 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (14.39%) Cisco Certification
13 39 (14.39%) Cyber Security
14 38 (14.02%) Finance
15 36 (13.28%) UNIX
16 35 (12.92%) Linux
16 35 (12.92%) Manufacturing
17 34 (12.55%) Banking
17 34 (12.55%) Penetration Testing
18 31 (11.44%) PCI DSS
18 31 (11.44%) F5
19 30 (11.07%) Security Architecture
19 30 (11.07%) Games
20 29 (10.70%) ITIL
21 28 (10.33%) CISA
21 28 (10.33%) Vulnerability Management
22 25 (9.23%) Identity Management
22 25 (9.23%) Project Management

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (3.32%) IIS
2 6 (2.21%) Apache
2 6 (2.21%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.21%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.58%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.21%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.32%) SaaS
2 8 (2.95%) PaaS
2 8 (2.95%) IaaS
3 6 (2.21%) Office 365
4 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 133 (49.08%) Firewall
2 69 (25.46%) Network Security
3 22 (8.12%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (7.38%) TCP/IP
5 19 (7.01%) VPN
5 19 (7.01%) DNS
5 19 (7.01%) LAN
5 19 (7.01%) WAN
6 17 (6.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (5.90%) SSL
8 12 (4.43%) DHCP
9 11 (4.06%) LDAP
10 9 (3.32%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (2.58%) HTTP
11 7 (2.58%) SAN
12 6 (2.21%) NAS
12 6 (2.21%) NetScaler
13 4 (1.48%) Wireshark
13 4 (1.48%) Internet
14 3 (1.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.48%) Big Data
3 3 (1.11%) MySQL
4 2 (0.74%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 41 (15.13%) Retail
2 38 (14.02%) Finance
3 35 (12.92%) Manufacturing
4 34 (12.55%) Banking
5 30 (11.07%) Games
6 11 (4.06%) Telecoms
7 10 (3.69%) Marketing
8 9 (3.32%) Law
9 6 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (2.21%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.74%) Advertising
11 1 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (29.89%) Consultant
2 70 (25.83%) Security Consultant
3 63 (23.25%) Analyst
4 57 (21.03%) Security Engineer
5 53 (19.56%) Security Analyst
6 41 (15.13%) Network Engineer
7 31 (11.44%) Network Security Engineer
8 30 (11.07%) Architect
9 17 (6.27%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (6.27%) IT Security Analyst
10 16 (5.90%) Security Architect
10 16 (5.90%) Senior Security Consultant
10 16 (5.90%) Information Security Analyst
10 16 (5.90%) IT Consultant
10 16 (5.90%) Senior Consultant
10 16 (5.90%) Information Analyst
11 14 (5.17%) IT Security Consultant
11 14 (5.17%) Operations Analyst
11 14 (5.17%) Security Operations Analyst
12 13 (4.80%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.58%) SAML
1 7 (2.58%) OAuth
1 7 (2.58%) REST
2 3 (1.11%) Middleware
3 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (0.37%) JSP
4 1 (0.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.38%) Management Information System
2 19 (7.01%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.54%) Hedge funds
4 9 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.95%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.58%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (2.21%) Replication
7 6 (2.21%) Clustering
8 4 (1.48%) PKI
8 4 (1.48%) FMCG
9 2 (0.74%) IPTV
9 2 (0.74%) PMI
9 2 (0.74%) DTV
9 2 (0.74%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (0.74%) VHDL
9 2 (0.74%) CESG
9 2 (0.74%) STB
9 2 (0.74%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.74%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 57 (21.03%) Windows
2 36 (13.28%) UNIX
3 35 (12.92%) Linux
4 12 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.58%) AIX
6 6 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.11%) Solaris
7 3 (1.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.74%) CentOS
8 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (46.13%) Information Security
2 39 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (14.39%) Cyber Security
3 34 (12.55%) Penetration Testing
4 30 (11.07%) Security Architecture
5 29 (10.70%) ITIL
6 28 (10.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 25 (9.23%) Project Management
7 25 (9.23%) Identity Management
8 23 (8.49%) PRINCE2
8 23 (8.49%) Project Planning
8 23 (8.49%) Resource Management
9 21 (7.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 20 (7.38%) TOGAF
10 20 (7.38%) Service Delivery
11 17 (6.27%) Change Management
11 17 (6.27%) Load Balancing
12 16 (5.90%) Risk Management
12 16 (5.90%) Business Continuity
13 14 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.86%) SQL
2 12 (4.43%) Perl
2 12 (4.43%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.48%) Ruby
4 3 (1.11%) C
5 2 (0.74%) C#
5 2 (0.74%) Python
5 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 62 (22.88%) CISSP
2 45 (16.61%) Degree
3 42 (15.50%) CISM
4 39 (14.39%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (10.33%) CISA
6 25 (9.23%) CCNA
7 22 (8.12%) CRISC
8 18 (6.64%) CCNP
8 18 (6.64%) CCSA
9 17 (6.27%) CCIE
10 14 (5.17%) GIAC
11 13 (4.80%) Security Cleared
12 11 (4.06%) MCP
13 10 (3.69%) CCSE
13 10 (3.69%) JNCIA
13 10 (3.69%) JNCIS
14 9 (3.32%) CCDP
15 8 (2.95%) CEH
16 7 (2.58%) SC Cleared
17 6 (2.21%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (27.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (11.44%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.95%) COBIT
3 8 (2.95%) SLA
4 4 (1.48%) BS7799
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.37%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.37%) COSO
System Software
1 21 (7.75%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.17%) Snort
2 14 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.58%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.48%) Nmap
5 2 (0.74%) XenServer
5 2 (0.74%) KVM
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.37%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (3.69%) Tivoli
2 9 (3.32%) Nessus
2 9 (3.32%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.11%) logstash
5 3 (1.11%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.11%) WSUS
6 2 (0.74%) Puppet
6 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.37%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.37%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 61 (22.51%) Cisco
2 53 (19.56%) CheckPoint
3 50 (18.45%) Juniper
4 31 (11.44%) F5
5 25 (9.23%) McAfee
6 24 (8.86%) Microsoft
6 24 (8.86%) Fortinet
7 19 (7.01%) VMware
8 17 (6.27%) Citrix
9 16 (5.90%) IBM
10 15 (5.54%) HP
10 15 (5.54%) Qualys
11 14 (5.17%) Blue Coat
12 13 (4.80%) Splunk
13 11 (4.06%) Websense
13 11 (4.06%) Oracle
14 10 (3.69%) Symantec
14 10 (3.69%) Barracuda Networks
15 9 (3.32%) ArcSight
16 7 (2.58%) LogRhythm
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