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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 108 134 136
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 28 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.48% 0.81% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.95% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 10
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
1651 2102 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 87.22% 84.76% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1380 1437
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Reading

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 36 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (37.04%) Big Data
3 19 (35.19%) Splunk
4 18 (33.33%) CISSP
5 17 (31.48%) Reverse Engineering
6 16 (29.63%) ArcSight
6 16 (29.63%) Malware Analysis
7 15 (27.78%) Data Analysis
8 14 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 13 (24.07%) CISM
10 12 (22.22%) Firewall
10 12 (22.22%) Information Security
10 12 (22.22%) Network Security
10 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
11 11 (20.37%) Fortinet
11 11 (20.37%) Analytics
11 11 (20.37%) Cisco
12 10 (18.52%) Unix
12 10 (18.52%) Windows
12 10 (18.52%) CISA
12 10 (18.52%) Trend Micro
12 10 (18.52%) GCIH
12 10 (18.52%) EnCase
13 9 (16.67%) PCI DSS
13 9 (16.67%) Juniper
14 8 (14.81%) SC Cleared
14 8 (14.81%) GCIA
15 7 (12.96%) Security Operations
15 7 (12.96%) Presales
15 7 (12.96%) SANS

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (5.56%) IBM Domino
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) Firewall
1 12 (22.22%) Network Security
2 6 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (5.56%) DNS
3 3 (5.56%) HTTP
3 3 (5.56%) IPv4
3 3 (5.56%) IPv6
3 3 (5.56%) SSL
3 3 (5.56%) VLAN
4 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.04%) Big Data
2 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Legal
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Analyst
2 18 (33.33%) Consultant
2 18 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 16 (29.63%) Security Analyst
4 14 (25.93%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) IT Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) IT Security Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) SIEM Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) IT Sales Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Sales Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Security Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Cyber Attack
1 5 (9.26%) Replication
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.41%) PKI
2 4 (7.41%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Unix
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (31.48%) Reverse Engineering
3 16 (29.63%) Malware Analysis
4 15 (27.78%) Data Analysis
5 12 (22.22%) Information Security
6 11 (20.37%) Analytics
7 7 (12.96%) Presales
7 7 (12.96%) Security Operations
8 6 (11.11%) Open Source
8 6 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (9.26%) Data Protection
9 5 (9.26%) Identity Management
10 4 (7.41%) B2B
10 4 (7.41%) Email Filtering
10 4 (7.41%) Fraud Detection
10 4 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (7.41%) Threat Analysis
10 4 (7.41%) Web Filtering
11 3 (5.56%) Security Management
11 3 (5.56%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) Python
2 3 (5.56%) Perl
2 3 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) C#
3 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) CISSP
2 13 (24.07%) CISM
3 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 10 (18.52%) CISA
4 10 (18.52%) GCIH
5 8 (14.81%) GCIA
5 8 (14.81%) SC Cleared
6 7 (12.96%) SANS
7 6 (11.11%) CEH
7 6 (11.11%) SSCP
8 3 (5.56%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (5.56%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (3.70%) Degree
9 2 (3.70%) GIAC
10 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.85%) CREST Certified
10 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.85%) ECIH
10 1 (1.85%) GCFA
10 1 (1.85%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) COBIT
3 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) EnCase
2 4 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.70%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.85%) RSA Archer
4 1 (1.85%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Splunk
2 16 (29.63%) ArcSight
3 11 (20.37%) Cisco
3 11 (20.37%) Fortinet
4 10 (18.52%) Trend Micro
5 9 (16.67%) Juniper
6 6 (11.11%) F5
7 5 (9.26%) Blue Coat
7 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
7 5 (9.26%) Forcepoint
8 4 (7.41%) Intel Security
8 4 (7.41%) Nokia
8 4 (7.41%) Qualys
8 4 (7.41%) Sourcefire
9 3 (5.56%) Intel
10 2 (3.70%) NetWitness
11 1 (1.85%) LogLogic
11 1 (1.85%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.85%) SAP
11 1 (1.85%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Car,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago