The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 116 134 124
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 23 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.04% 0.20% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.26% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 10
Average salary £51,500 £55,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.36% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
SIEM
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1798 1914 1680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.43% 77.05% 74.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1363 1327 1305
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SIEM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Reading

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Reading

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 17 (37.78%) Firewall
2 16 (35.56%) UNIX
2 16 (35.56%) Information Security
3 15 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 14 (31.11%) Windows
5 12 (26.67%) Finance
5 12 (26.67%) Cyber Security
6 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
6 11 (24.44%) Linux
6 11 (24.44%) Sourcefire
6 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
7 10 (22.22%) Project Management
7 10 (22.22%) Malware Analysis
8 9 (20.00%) Snort
9 8 (17.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (17.78%) DV Cleared
9 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
10 7 (15.56%) Banking
10 7 (15.56%) Analytics
10 7 (15.56%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (13.33%) Degree
11 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.33%) CISSP
12 5 (11.11%) SLA
12 5 (11.11%) ITIL
12 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
12 5 (11.11%) Network Security
12 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
12 5 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) Firewall
2 15 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (11.11%) Network Security
4 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.44%) IPv4
5 2 (4.44%) IPv6
5 2 (4.44%) MPLS
5 2 (4.44%) OSPF
5 2 (4.44%) BGP
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (4.44%) Wireless
6 1 (2.22%) LAN
6 1 (2.22%) WAN
6 1 (2.22%) DNS
6 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.67%) Big Data
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
3 7 (15.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Analyst
2 20 (44.44%) Security Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Security Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Security Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Security Specialist
7 4 (8.89%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Monitoring Specialist
7 4 (8.89%) Security Operations Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Services Delivery Manager
9 2 (4.44%) IT Security Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Security Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Economics
2 4 (8.89%) Taxonomies
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) UNIX
2 14 (31.11%) Windows
3 11 (24.44%) Linux
4 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Information Security
2 12 (26.67%) Cyber Security
3 10 (22.22%) Malware Analysis
3 10 (22.22%) Project Management
4 8 (17.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (15.56%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (15.56%) Analytics
6 5 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.11%) ITIL
6 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.89%) Service Management
7 4 (8.89%) Digital Forensics
7 4 (8.89%) Security Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.67%) Server Hardening
8 3 (6.67%) SDLC
8 3 (6.67%) Security Management
8 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) Perl
3 2 (4.44%) Java
3 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) DV Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) Degree
3 6 (13.33%) CISSP
4 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.89%) CEH
6 3 (6.67%) GCIH
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.67%) CCIE
6 3 (6.67%) CISA
6 3 (6.67%) GIAC
7 2 (4.44%) GCIA
7 2 (4.44%) CISM
7 2 (4.44%) CCNP
7 2 (4.44%) CCIP
7 2 (4.44%) SSCP
8 1 (2.22%) GSEC
8 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
8 1 (2.22%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Snort
2 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
1 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.22%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Sourcefire
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco
3 4 (8.89%) McAfee
3 4 (8.89%) Splunk
3 4 (8.89%) ArcSight
4 3 (6.67%) Blue Coat
4 3 (6.67%) F5
4 3 (6.67%) Symantec
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle
5 2 (4.44%) Juniper
5 2 (4.44%) BMC
5 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 2 (4.44%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) Websense
5 2 (4.44%) Fortinet
5 2 (4.44%) LogRhythm
5 2 (4.44%) SevOne
6 1 (2.22%) FireEye
6 1 (2.22%) Trustwave
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, health, holiday
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago