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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 109 138 124
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 27 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.21% 0.17% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.22% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 5
Average salary £50,250 £55,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.63% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1810 1802 1633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.17% 76.45% 72.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1328 1238 1273
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Reading

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (36.96%) Management Information System
2 15 (32.61%) Firewall
2 15 (32.61%) UNIX
3 14 (30.43%) Information Security
4 13 (28.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (28.26%) Windows
4 13 (28.26%) Project Management
5 12 (26.09%) Cyber Security
6 11 (23.91%) Finance
6 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
7 10 (21.74%) Linux
7 10 (21.74%) Malware Analysis
8 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
8 9 (19.57%) ITIL
8 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
8 9 (19.57%) Incident Management
8 9 (19.57%) Sourcefire
9 8 (17.39%) Snort
9 8 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (17.39%) Network Security
9 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
9 8 (17.39%) MS Office
10 7 (15.22%) Analytics
10 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.04%) Banking
11 6 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (10.87%) Windows 8
12 5 (10.87%) Degree
12 5 (10.87%) Reverse Engineering
12 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) Firewall
2 13 (28.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (17.39%) Network Security
4 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.17%) Wireless
6 1 (2.17%) LAN
6 1 (2.17%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) DNS
6 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.17%) SSL
6 1 (2.17%) IPv4
6 1 (2.17%) IPv6
6 1 (2.17%) MPLS
6 1 (2.17%) OSPF
6 1 (2.17%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.52%) Big Data
3 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Analyst
2 18 (39.13%) Security Analyst
3 12 (26.09%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Security Specialist
4 8 (17.39%) Senior Security Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Monitoring Specialist
5 6 (13.04%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Security Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Network Security Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Services Delivery Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Network Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Service Manager
6 5 (10.87%) Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Security Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.70%) Economics
2 4 (8.70%) Taxonomies
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) UNIX
2 13 (28.26%) Windows
3 10 (21.74%) Linux
4 5 (10.87%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Information Security
2 13 (28.26%) Project Management
3 12 (26.09%) Cyber Security
4 10 (21.74%) Malware Analysis
5 9 (19.57%) Incident Management
5 9 (19.57%) ITIL
5 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
6 8 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (15.22%) Analytics
8 6 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (10.87%) Reverse Engineering
10 4 (8.70%) Digital Forensics
10 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
10 4 (8.70%) Service Management
11 3 (6.52%) Security Management
11 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
11 3 (6.52%) Network Design
11 3 (6.52%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (6.52%) Server Hardening
11 3 (6.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) Perl
3 2 (4.35%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) Degree
3 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) CISSP
5 3 (6.52%) CEH
6 2 (4.35%) SSCP
6 2 (4.35%) CISA
6 2 (4.35%) GIAC
6 2 (4.35%) GCIA
6 2 (4.35%) GCIH
7 1 (2.17%) CISM
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.17%) CCIE
7 1 (2.17%) CCNP
7 1 (2.17%) CCIP
7 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
1 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Snort
2 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.17%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Sourcefire
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) McAfee
4 4 (8.70%) Splunk
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
6 2 (4.35%) IBM
6 2 (4.35%) HP
6 2 (4.35%) Juniper
6 2 (4.35%) Symantec
6 2 (4.35%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.35%) F5
6 2 (4.35%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.35%) ArcSight
6 2 (4.35%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.17%) SevOne
7 1 (2.17%) FireEye
7 1 (2.17%) Trustwave
7 1 (2.17%) Qualys
7 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.17%) Websense
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