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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 508 539 573
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +34
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 130 92 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 81 56 63
Average salary £52,500 £56,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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
38406 37329 41067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.71% 83.61% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31575 30968 35289
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -7 15 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Harrow - 11 £62,500 -
Bromley - 6 £47,500 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 180 (48.78%) Information Security
2 154 (41.73%) Firewall
3 147 (39.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 138 (37.40%) CISSP
5 119 (32.25%) PCI DSS
6 117 (31.71%) Windows
7 112 (30.35%) Finance
8 105 (28.46%) Cyber Security
9 104 (28.18%) Degree
10 77 (20.87%) CISA
10 77 (20.87%) Project Management
11 73 (19.78%) ITIL
12 72 (19.51%) PRINCE2
13 71 (19.24%) Security Architecture
14 70 (18.97%) CISM
15 69 (18.70%) Data Protection
16 66 (17.89%) CheckPoint
17 60 (16.26%) Linux
17 60 (16.26%) Cisco
18 56 (15.18%) Management Information System
19 53 (14.36%) Network Security
20 52 (14.09%) Retail
20 52 (14.09%) Cisco Certification
21 51 (13.82%) Penetration Testing
22 49 (13.28%) Banking
22 49 (13.28%) UNIX
23 47 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
24 45 (12.20%) Vulnerability Management
25 44 (11.92%) Risk Management
26 43 (11.65%) Business Development

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 16 (4.34%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.17%) IIS
3 7 (1.90%) Apache
4 5 (1.36%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.36%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.27%) GroupWise
Applications
1 21 (5.69%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.63%) MS Office
4 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.36%) Office 365
2 2 (0.54%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) IaaS
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 154 (41.73%) Firewall
2 53 (14.36%) Network Security
3 38 (10.30%) TCP/IP
4 35 (9.49%) VPN
5 24 (6.50%) WAN
6 23 (6.23%) LAN
6 23 (6.23%) Wireshark
7 22 (5.96%) SSL
8 18 (4.88%) DNS
9 17 (4.61%) Reverse Proxy
10 15 (4.07%) IPsec
11 14 (3.79%) TACACS
12 13 (3.52%) tcpdump
12 13 (3.52%) Intrusion Detection
13 12 (3.25%) NetScreen
13 12 (3.25%) BIG-IP
14 11 (2.98%) Internet
15 8 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (1.63%) LDAP
16 6 (1.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.54%) MySQL
3 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (2.71%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 112 (30.35%) Finance
2 52 (14.09%) Retail
3 49 (13.28%) Banking
4 30 (8.13%) Games
5 29 (7.86%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.52%) Marketing
7 10 (2.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (2.44%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.44%) Advertising
9 7 (1.90%) Electronics
10 6 (1.63%) Law
11 5 (1.36%) Legal
12 3 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.27%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 93 (25.20%) Consultant
2 78 (21.14%) Analyst
3 75 (20.33%) Security Consultant
4 74 (20.05%) Security Analyst
5 66 (17.89%) Security Engineer
6 47 (12.74%) Security Manager
7 30 (8.13%) Operations Analyst
7 30 (8.13%) Security Operations Analyst
8 24 (6.50%) Network Engineer
9 22 (5.96%) IT Security Engineer
10 21 (5.69%) IT Security Analyst
11 19 (5.15%) Architect
12 18 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
13 17 (4.61%) Senior Manager
14 16 (4.34%) Project Manager
14 16 (4.34%) IT Consultant
14 16 (4.34%) IT Security Consultant
15 15 (4.07%) Senior Consultant
16 14 (3.79%) Information Security Consultant
17 13 (3.52%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.90%) .NET
2 5 (1.36%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 2 (0.54%) SOAP
3 2 (0.54%) Web Services
3 2 (0.54%) XML
3 2 (0.54%) XSD
3 2 (0.54%) WSDL
3 2 (0.54%) JMS
3 2 (0.54%) Java EE
4 1 (0.27%) Middleware
4 1 (0.27%) JSP
4 1 (0.27%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.18%) Management Information System
2 38 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (10.03%) PMI
4 11 (2.98%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (1.63%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.36%) Replication
7 5 (1.36%) Clustering
8 4 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.08%) PKI
9 2 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.54%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.54%) SecurID
9 2 (0.54%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.27%) EPoS
10 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.27%) Social Media
10 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.27%) RMADS
10 1 (0.27%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 117 (31.71%) Windows
2 60 (16.26%) Linux
3 49 (13.28%) UNIX
4 28 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (4.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (2.98%) Solaris
7 11 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.71%) Windows 7
8 10 (2.71%) FreeBSD
9 7 (1.90%) AIX
10 1 (0.27%) Debian
10 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (48.78%) Information Security
2 105 (28.46%) Cyber Security
3 77 (20.87%) Project Management
4 73 (19.78%) ITIL
5 72 (19.51%) PRINCE2
6 71 (19.24%) Security Architecture
7 69 (18.70%) Data Protection
8 51 (13.82%) Penetration Testing
9 47 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (12.20%) Vulnerability Management
11 44 (11.92%) Risk Management
12 43 (11.65%) Business Development
13 37 (10.03%) Programme Management
14 32 (8.67%) Security Management
15 30 (8.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 26 (7.05%) ISMS
17 23 (6.23%) Information Security Management
17 23 (6.23%) Business Continuity
18 21 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
19 20 (5.42%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.40%) SQL
2 28 (7.59%) Perl
3 16 (4.34%) PowerShell
4 12 (3.25%) Java
5 10 (2.71%) Bash Shell
5 10 (2.71%) Ruby
6 3 (0.81%) VB
7 2 (0.54%) Python
7 2 (0.54%) C
7 2 (0.54%) C++
8 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 138 (37.40%) CISSP
2 104 (28.18%) Degree
3 77 (20.87%) CISA
4 70 (18.97%) CISM
5 52 (14.09%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (10.57%) CCNP
7 37 (10.03%) PMI Certification
8 31 (8.40%) CCSE
9 23 (6.23%) CRISC
10 20 (5.42%) CCNA
11 17 (4.61%) Security Cleared
11 17 (4.61%) GIAC
11 17 (4.61%) GCIH
12 15 (4.07%) SC Cleared
13 13 (3.52%) CEH
14 10 (2.71%) JNCIA
15 8 (2.17%) DV Cleared
15 8 (2.17%) OSCP
15 8 (2.17%) CCSA
16 7 (1.90%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (39.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 119 (32.25%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.98%) COBIT
4 10 (2.71%) SLA
5 6 (1.63%) BS7799
6 4 (1.08%) QA
7 3 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.54%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 26 (7.05%) Snort
2 25 (6.78%) Active Directory
3 18 (4.88%) Nmap
4 6 (1.63%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.08%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.54%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.27%) XenApp
8 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (4.61%) Nessus
2 9 (2.44%) WSUS
3 8 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (1.36%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.36%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 5 (1.36%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.08%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.08%) SCCM
5 4 (1.08%) SCOM
5 4 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.08%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.08%) WMI
6 2 (0.54%) Cacti
6 2 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.54%) OpenView
Vendors
1 66 (17.89%) CheckPoint
2 60 (16.26%) Cisco
3 33 (8.94%) Microsoft
3 33 (8.94%) Blue Coat
4 32 (8.67%) F5
5 30 (8.13%) Juniper
6 27 (7.32%) ArcSight
7 24 (6.50%) Symantec
7 24 (6.50%) McAfee
8 23 (6.23%) Sophos
9 21 (5.69%) SonicWALL
10 20 (5.42%) Websense
11 18 (4.88%) Red Hat
11 18 (4.88%) Q1 Labs
12 17 (4.61%) LogRhythm
12 17 (4.61%) IBM
13 16 (4.34%) Qualys
14 15 (4.07%) LogLogic
14 15 (4.07%) CA
15 14 (3.79%) Oracle
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago