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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 497 518 546
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +28
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 135 103 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 118 83 66
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,300 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,150 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
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
36338 37283 38695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.08% 83.63% 82.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30719 30330 33012
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +28 43 £50,000 -6.97% 5
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 131 (49.62%) Information Security
2 124 (46.97%) Firewall
3 77 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 63 (23.86%) CISSP
5 62 (23.48%) Network Security
6 61 (23.11%) Cisco
7 56 (21.21%) Windows
8 48 (18.18%) Degree
9 46 (17.42%) CheckPoint
10 43 (16.29%) Juniper
10 43 (16.29%) CISM
11 42 (15.91%) Retail
12 41 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (14.77%) Cyber Security
14 38 (14.39%) Linux
14 38 (14.39%) Finance
15 35 (13.26%) UNIX
15 35 (13.26%) Penetration Testing
16 34 (12.88%) Cisco Certification
16 34 (12.88%) Banking
17 33 (12.50%) Manufacturing
18 32 (12.12%) ITIL
18 32 (12.12%) PCI DSS
19 31 (11.74%) CISA
20 30 (11.36%) Games
21 29 (10.98%) F5
22 28 (10.61%) McAfee
22 28 (10.61%) Vulnerability Management
23 27 (10.23%) Security Architecture
24 25 (9.47%) Project Management

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (3.03%) IIS
1 8 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.27%) Apache
2 6 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.27%) MS Office
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.27%) Office 365
2 5 (1.89%) IaaS
2 5 (1.89%) SaaS
2 5 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (46.97%) Firewall
2 62 (23.48%) Network Security
3 20 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (7.20%) LAN
4 19 (7.20%) WAN
5 18 (6.82%) VPN
6 17 (6.44%) TCP/IP
7 16 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (6.06%) SSL
8 15 (5.68%) DNS
9 12 (4.55%) LDAP
10 10 (3.79%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (3.41%) DHCP
12 7 (2.65%) SAN
13 6 (2.27%) NAS
13 6 (2.27%) NetScaler
14 4 (1.52%) IPsec
14 4 (1.52%) Internet
14 4 (1.52%) HTTP
15 2 (0.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.52%) Big Data
2 4 (1.52%) MySQL
3 2 (0.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 42 (15.91%) Retail
2 38 (14.39%) Finance
3 34 (12.88%) Banking
4 33 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 30 (11.36%) Games
6 10 (3.79%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.79%) Marketing
7 8 (3.03%) Law
8 6 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.52%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.52%) Advertising
10 2 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (31.44%) Consultant
2 73 (27.65%) Security Consultant
3 64 (24.24%) Analyst
4 56 (21.21%) Security Analyst
5 49 (18.56%) Security Engineer
6 31 (11.74%) Network Engineer
7 25 (9.47%) Architect
8 23 (8.71%) Network Security Engineer
9 19 (7.20%) Operations Analyst
9 19 (7.20%) Security Operations Analyst
10 17 (6.44%) Information Security Analyst
10 17 (6.44%) Information Analyst
11 16 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
11 16 (6.06%) Senior Security Consultant
12 15 (5.68%) IT Consultant
13 14 (5.30%) IT Security Consultant
13 14 (5.30%) IT Security Analyst
13 14 (5.30%) Security Architect
14 13 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
15 12 (4.55%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.89%) SAML
1 5 (1.89%) OAuth
1 5 (1.89%) REST
2 3 (1.14%) Middleware
2 3 (1.14%) Web Services
3 2 (0.76%) XML
3 2 (0.76%) XSD
3 2 (0.76%) JMS
3 2 (0.76%) WSDL
3 2 (0.76%) Java EE
3 2 (0.76%) SOAP
3 2 (0.76%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (0.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.71%) Management Information System
2 21 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.55%) Hedge funds
5 8 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.65%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.27%) Replication
7 6 (2.27%) Clustering
8 5 (1.89%) PKI
9 3 (1.14%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.14%) PMI
10 2 (0.76%) DTV
10 2 (0.76%) STB
10 2 (0.76%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.76%) VHDL
10 2 (0.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.76%) IPTV
10 2 (0.76%) FMCG
11 1 (0.38%) Statistics
11 1 (0.38%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 56 (21.21%) Windows
2 38 (14.39%) Linux
3 35 (13.26%) UNIX
4 14 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.03%) AIX
6 6 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.14%) Solaris
9 1 (0.38%) Debian
9 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (49.62%) Information Security
2 41 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (14.77%) Cyber Security
4 35 (13.26%) Penetration Testing
5 32 (12.12%) ITIL
6 28 (10.61%) Vulnerability Management
7 27 (10.23%) Security Architecture
8 25 (9.47%) Project Management
9 24 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 23 (8.71%) Project Planning
10 23 (8.71%) Resource Management
11 21 (7.95%) Identity Management
11 21 (7.95%) Business Continuity
12 20 (7.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 20 (7.58%) Risk Management
12 20 (7.58%) Service Delivery
12 20 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
13 19 (7.20%) TOGAF
14 18 (6.82%) Change Management
15 17 (6.44%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.20%) SQL
2 6 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 6 (2.27%) Perl
3 3 (1.14%) C
4 2 (0.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 63 (23.86%) CISSP
2 48 (18.18%) Degree
3 43 (16.29%) CISM
4 34 (12.88%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (11.74%) CISA
6 23 (8.71%) CRISC
7 20 (7.58%) CCNA
8 16 (6.06%) CCNP
9 15 (5.68%) CCSA
9 15 (5.68%) Security Cleared
10 14 (5.30%) CCIE
11 11 (4.17%) MCP
11 11 (4.17%) GIAC
12 9 (3.41%) CCDP
13 8 (3.03%) GCIA
13 8 (3.03%) GCIH
13 8 (3.03%) SC Cleared
14 7 (2.65%) CCSE
15 6 (2.27%) CEH
15 6 (2.27%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (12.12%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.41%) COBIT
4 7 (2.65%) SLA
5 6 (2.27%) BS7799
6 2 (0.76%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.79%) Snort
4 7 (2.65%) Nmap
4 7 (2.65%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.76%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (0.38%) XenApp
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (3.03%) Nessus
3 7 (2.65%) Tivoli
3 7 (2.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (2.27%) WSUS
5 4 (1.52%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.38%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.38%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (0.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 61 (23.11%) Cisco
2 46 (17.42%) CheckPoint
3 43 (16.29%) Juniper
4 29 (10.98%) F5
5 28 (10.61%) McAfee
6 23 (8.71%) Microsoft
7 22 (8.33%) Fortinet
8 18 (6.82%) IBM
9 17 (6.44%) Citrix
9 17 (6.44%) Qualys
10 16 (6.06%) VMware
11 15 (5.68%) HP
12 14 (5.30%) Symantec
13 13 (4.92%) ArcSight
14 12 (4.55%) Blue Coat
14 12 (4.55%) Websense
15 11 (4.17%) Oracle
16 10 (3.79%) Barracuda Networks
16 10 (3.79%) Splunk
17 8 (3.03%) CA
London
Acumin
Salary: £110,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Package & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive, benefits and much more
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive, benefits and much more
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per month + Bonus,Pension,Holiday,Health care
Posted: 27 days ago