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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 121 128 129
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 22 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% 0.43% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.56% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 1
Average salary £57,500 £72,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% +3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1813 1801 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.30% 76.67% 68.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1263 1197
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Reading

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 18 (47.37%) Firewall
2 16 (42.11%) Project Management
2 16 (42.11%) Windows
3 15 (39.47%) Network Security
3 15 (39.47%) Cyber Security
4 14 (36.84%) Management Information System
5 11 (28.95%) UNIX
5 11 (28.95%) Linux
6 10 (26.32%) ITIL
6 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
6 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
7 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
7 9 (23.68%) MS Office
8 8 (21.05%) SLA
8 8 (21.05%) Information Security
9 6 (15.79%) McAfee
9 6 (15.79%) DNS
9 6 (15.79%) CISSP
9 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 6 (15.79%) WAN
9 6 (15.79%) Open Source
9 6 (15.79%) Network Design
9 6 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (15.79%) Malware Analysis
10 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.16%) VLAN
10 5 (13.16%) Analytics
10 5 (13.16%) Reverse Engineering
10 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
10 5 (13.16%) DHCP

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Office
2 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) Firewall
2 15 (39.47%) Network Security
3 6 (15.79%) DNS
3 6 (15.79%) WAN
3 6 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (13.16%) VLAN
4 5 (13.16%) DHCP
4 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.16%) VPN
4 5 (13.16%) MPLS
4 5 (13.16%) IPsec
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
5 2 (5.26%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.63%) LAN
6 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
1 3 (7.89%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Security Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Security Specialist
2 9 (23.68%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Monitoring Specialist
3 7 (18.42%) Service Manager
3 7 (18.42%) Network Manager
3 7 (18.42%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (18.42%) Security Manager
3 7 (18.42%) Network Security Manager
3 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (15.79%) Senior Security Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Security Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) IT Security Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) PKI
4 2 (5.26%) Taxonomies
4 2 (5.26%) Economics
4 2 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.63%) Kindle
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) UNIX
2 11 (28.95%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Project Management
2 15 (39.47%) Cyber Security
3 10 (26.32%) ITIL
3 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
4 8 (21.05%) Information Security
5 6 (15.79%) Open Source
5 6 (15.79%) Network Design
5 6 (15.79%) Malware Analysis
6 5 (13.16%) Analytics
6 5 (13.16%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (7.89%) SDLC
9 2 (5.26%) Service Management
9 2 (5.26%) Digital Forensics
9 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Perl
3 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) CISSP
3 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.16%) CCNA
4 4 (10.53%) CISA
4 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) CEH
6 2 (5.26%) SSCP
6 2 (5.26%) GIAC
6 2 (5.26%) Degree
6 2 (5.26%) CRISC
6 2 (5.26%) GCIA
6 2 (5.26%) GCIH
7 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.63%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) McAfee
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Citrix
3 4 (10.53%) Splunk
3 4 (10.53%) Sourcefire
4 3 (7.89%) Huawei
4 3 (7.89%) ArcSight
4 3 (7.89%) Juniper
4 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.26%) Websense
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) F5
5 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.26%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.63%) Trustwave
6 1 (2.63%) MobileIron
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