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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 128 127 121
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 17 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.66% 0.49% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.63% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 7
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +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
2022 1904 1503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 78.19% 78.13% 75.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1458 1223
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,850
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 2014.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Reading

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 11 (52.38%) Information Security
2 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) CISSP
2 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (38.10%) PCI DSS
3 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
4 7 (33.33%) CISA
4 7 (33.33%) CISM
4 7 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco
5 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
6 5 (23.81%) Games
6 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) Retail
6 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
6 5 (23.81%) Marketing
6 5 (23.81%) PCI QSA
6 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
6 5 (23.81%) Resource Management
6 5 (23.81%) F5
6 5 (23.81%) CRISC
6 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (19.05%) SevOne
7 4 (19.05%) Cyber Security
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (19.05%) FortiGate

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (19.05%) Wireless
3 4 (19.05%) MPLS
3 4 (19.05%) OSPF
3 4 (19.05%) IPv4
3 4 (19.05%) IPv6
3 4 (19.05%) BGP
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
General
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
1 5 (23.81%) Games
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Security Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Principal Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Principal Security Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Network Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Sales Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Information Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Information Security Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Information Security
2 10 (47.62%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
4 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
4 5 (23.81%) Resource Management
4 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (19.05%) Cyber Security
5 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (4.76%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) CISSP
2 7 (33.33%) CISA
2 7 (33.33%) CISM
3 5 (23.81%) PCI QSA
3 5 (23.81%) CRISC
4 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) CCIE
4 4 (19.05%) CCNP
4 4 (19.05%) CCIP
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (14.29%) MCSE
5 3 (14.29%) SSCP
5 3 (14.29%) CCSA
5 3 (14.29%) GCIA
5 3 (14.29%) GCIH
6 2 (9.52%) BC Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (38.10%) PCI DSS
3 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.76%) SLA
4 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) ProxySG
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) F5
4 4 (19.05%) SevOne
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) BMC
4 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) Websense
5 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 3 (14.29%) McAfee
6 2 (9.52%) Sourcefire
6 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Dell
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 2 (9.52%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) Nokia
7 1 (4.76%) Clearswift
7 1 (4.76%) MobileIron
7 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
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Posted: 18 days ago