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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 122 145 127
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 25 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.96% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £57,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
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
2062 2003 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 79.43% 78.64% 75.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1286 1510 1281
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 December 2014.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Reading

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 21 (63.64%) Firewall
2 15 (45.45%) Windows
3 14 (42.42%) Information Security
3 14 (42.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (39.39%) CISSP
5 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 11 (33.33%) ITIL
5 11 (33.33%) Cyber Security
5 11 (33.33%) MPLS
5 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 9 (27.27%) WAN
6 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
6 9 (27.27%) Project Management
6 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (27.27%) CRISC
6 9 (27.27%) CISA
7 8 (24.24%) CISM
7 8 (24.24%) PCI QSA
7 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
7 8 (24.24%) Games
7 8 (24.24%) Banking
7 8 (24.24%) Retail
7 8 (24.24%) TOGAF
7 8 (24.24%) Blue Coat
7 8 (24.24%) DNS
7 8 (24.24%) Network Security
7 8 (24.24%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (21.21%) Linux
8 7 (21.21%) Cisco

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) Firewall
2 11 (33.33%) MPLS
2 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 9 (27.27%) WAN
4 8 (24.24%) DNS
4 8 (24.24%) Network Security
5 6 (18.18%) IPsec
5 6 (18.18%) VLAN
5 6 (18.18%) DHCP
5 6 (18.18%) VPN
6 5 (15.15%) IPv4
6 5 (15.15%) IPv6
6 5 (15.15%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (15.15%) OSPF
6 5 (15.15%) BGP
6 5 (15.15%) Wireless
7 3 (9.09%) LAN
8 1 (3.03%) Internet
General
1 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
1 8 (24.24%) Games
1 8 (24.24%) Banking
1 8 (24.24%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
3 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.09%) Legal
5 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) Security Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Principal Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Security Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Network Architect
4 5 (15.15%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Principal Security Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Sales Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Network Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Open Source
2 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Kindle
5 1 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.15%) Windows 8
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Information Security
2 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 9 (27.27%) Project Management
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) TOGAF
4 8 (24.24%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (21.21%) Change Management
6 6 (18.18%) Network Design
7 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
7 5 (15.15%) Resource Management
7 5 (15.15%) Migration
8 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.09%) Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) Time Management
8 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management
8 3 (9.09%) Security Management
9 2 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (6.06%) Service Continuity Management
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) CISSP
2 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (27.27%) CISA
3 9 (27.27%) CRISC
4 8 (24.24%) CISM
4 8 (24.24%) PCI QSA
5 6 (18.18%) CCNA
6 5 (15.15%) CCIE
6 5 (15.15%) CCNP
6 5 (15.15%) CCIP
7 4 (12.12%) MCSE
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (12.12%) CCSA
8 3 (9.09%) GCIA
8 3 (9.09%) GCIH
8 3 (9.09%) Degree
8 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 3 (9.09%) SSCP
8 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 2 (6.06%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (42.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 7 (21.21%) SLA
3 7 (21.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) ProxySG
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) FortiGate
2 3 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Blue Coat
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) Citrix
3 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 6 (18.18%) F5
4 5 (15.15%) SevOne
4 5 (15.15%) McAfee
4 5 (15.15%) BMC
5 3 (9.09%) Juniper
5 3 (9.09%) Websense
5 3 (9.09%) Clearswift
5 3 (9.09%) Huawei
5 3 (9.09%) MobileIron
6 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.06%) Sourcefire
6 2 (6.06%) Symantec
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) Dell
6 2 (6.06%) IBM
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