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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 121 131 140
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 26 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.23% 0.67% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 0.80% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 2
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -23.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £31,650 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £71,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.50%
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
1805 1999 1836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 85.22% 84.13% 81.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1430 1352 1367
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Reading

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 19 (43.18%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (38.64%) Firewall
3 16 (36.36%) Big Data
4 14 (31.82%) Splunk
5 12 (27.27%) Reverse Engineering
5 12 (27.27%) Malware Analysis
6 11 (25.00%) ArcSight
6 11 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 11 (25.00%) CISSP
7 10 (22.73%) Information Security
7 10 (22.73%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (20.45%) Juniper
9 8 (18.18%) Cisco
9 8 (18.18%) Network Security
9 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
10 7 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (15.91%) Fortinet
10 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
10 7 (15.91%) F5
10 7 (15.91%) Security Operations
11 6 (13.64%) EnCase
11 6 (13.64%) Forcepoint
11 6 (13.64%) Unix
11 6 (13.64%) Windows
11 6 (13.64%) Linux
11 6 (13.64%) Trend Micro
11 6 (13.64%) Sourcefire
11 6 (13.64%) Blue Coat
12 5 (11.36%) GCIH
12 5 (11.36%) Replication

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) Firewall
2 10 (22.73%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (18.18%) Network Security
4 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.55%) DHCP
5 2 (4.55%) DNS
6 1 (2.27%) BGP
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.27%) IPv4
6 1 (2.27%) IPv6
6 1 (2.27%) MPLS
6 1 (2.27%) OSPF
6 1 (2.27%) SSL
6 1 (2.27%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) Wireless
6 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) Big Data
2 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) Security Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Consultant
3 9 (20.45%) Security Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) SIEM Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Check Point Support
7 3 (6.82%) Architect
7 3 (6.82%) SIEM Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) SOC Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.36%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (11.36%) Replication
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (6.82%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Linux
1 6 (13.64%) Unix
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.27%) Solaris
4 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (27.27%) Malware Analysis
2 12 (27.27%) Reverse Engineering
3 11 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 10 (22.73%) Information Security
5 7 (15.91%) Security Operations
6 5 (11.36%) Analytics
6 5 (11.36%) Threat Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (9.09%) Security Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Identity Management
8 3 (6.82%) Security Management
8 3 (6.82%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (4.55%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) Python
2 3 (6.82%) Perl
2 3 (6.82%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) CISSP
2 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) CISA
3 5 (11.36%) CISM
3 5 (11.36%) GCIH
3 5 (11.36%) SANS
4 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) CEH
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.82%) CRISC
5 3 (6.82%) GCIA
5 3 (6.82%) GIAC
6 2 (4.55%) CCIE
6 2 (4.55%) CCNP
6 2 (4.55%) CLAS
7 1 (2.27%) CCIP
7 1 (2.27%) CCNA
7 1 (2.27%) CCSP
7 1 (2.27%) GREM
7 1 (2.27%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.27%) COBIT
3 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Snort
3 1 (2.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) EnCase
2 3 (6.82%) RSA enVision
3 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.27%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Splunk
2 11 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 9 (20.45%) Juniper
4 8 (18.18%) Cisco
5 7 (15.91%) F5
5 7 (15.91%) Fortinet
6 6 (13.64%) Blue Coat
6 6 (13.64%) Forcepoint
6 6 (13.64%) Sourcefire
6 6 (13.64%) Trend Micro
7 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
7 5 (11.36%) Nokia
8 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.09%) Qualys
9 3 (6.82%) Symantec
10 2 (4.55%) LogLogic
10 2 (4.55%) LogRhythm
10 2 (4.55%) NetWitness
11 1 (2.27%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (2.27%) SevOne