The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 42 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.62% 0.27% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.35% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £52,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
SIEM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
217 287 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 66.77% 76.94% 82.62%
Number of salaries quoted 134 241 256
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SIEM
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Middlesex region.

SIEM Salary Trend in Middlesex

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SIEM
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Websense
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Qualys
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) CORE IMPACT
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (66.67%) LogLogic
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (66.67%) GFI Software
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) CORE IMPACT
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee
1 2 (66.67%) Websense
1 2 (66.67%) Qualys
1 2 (66.67%) LogLogic
1 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
1 2 (66.67%) GFI Software
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft