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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 133 134 135
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 17 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.68% 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.48% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 9
Average salary £61,250 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.76% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,400 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £81,000 £70,500
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
2033 1873 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.35% 75.34% 68.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1364 1149
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Reading

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (51.43%) Firewall
2 16 (45.71%) Project Management
2 16 (45.71%) Network Security
3 15 (42.86%) Windows
4 14 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 13 (37.14%) ITIL
5 13 (37.14%) Cyber Security
6 10 (28.57%) CISSP
6 10 (28.57%) Information Security
7 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
7 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
7 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (22.86%) DNS
7 8 (22.86%) SLA
7 8 (22.86%) Linux
7 8 (22.86%) MS Office
7 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
7 8 (22.86%) WAN
7 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
7 8 (22.86%) MPLS
7 8 (22.86%) Open Source
8 7 (20.00%) Change Management
8 7 (20.00%) CISA
8 7 (20.00%) DHCP
8 7 (20.00%) VPN
8 7 (20.00%) Citrix
8 7 (20.00%) CCNA
8 7 (20.00%) VLAN
8 7 (20.00%) Network Design
8 7 (20.00%) IPsec

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Office
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) Firewall
2 16 (45.71%) Network Security
3 8 (22.86%) MPLS
3 8 (22.86%) WAN
3 8 (22.86%) DNS
4 7 (20.00%) DHCP
4 7 (20.00%) VPN
4 7 (20.00%) IPsec
4 7 (20.00%) VLAN
5 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
6 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.71%) Internet
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.86%) OSPF
7 1 (2.86%) BGP
7 1 (2.86%) Wireless
7 1 (2.86%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
1 4 (11.43%) Games
1 4 (11.43%) Banking
1 4 (11.43%) Retail
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Consultant
1 8 (22.86%) Security Specialist
1 8 (22.86%) Monitoring Specialist
2 7 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Network Security Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Security Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Security Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Cyber Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (22.86%) Open Source
3 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.57%) PKI
5 2 (5.71%) Economics
5 2 (5.71%) Kindle
6 1 (2.86%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) UNIX
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Project Management
2 13 (37.14%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Cyber Security
3 10 (28.57%) Information Security
4 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
4 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
5 7 (20.00%) Change Management
5 7 (20.00%) Network Design
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
6 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.43%) Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (8.57%) Time Management
7 3 (8.57%) Information Security Management
7 3 (8.57%) Security Management
7 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (5.71%) Malware Analysis
9 1 (2.86%) Service Continuity Management
9 1 (2.86%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) CISSP
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
3 7 (20.00%) CCNA
3 7 (20.00%) CISA
4 6 (17.14%) CRISC
5 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) CISM
6 4 (11.43%) Degree
6 4 (11.43%) PCI QSA
7 3 (8.57%) CEH
7 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
8 2 (5.71%) GCIA
8 2 (5.71%) GCIH
8 2 (5.71%) GIAC
8 2 (5.71%) SSCP
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.86%) MCSE
9 1 (2.86%) CCIE
9 1 (2.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) SLA
2 5 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 4 (11.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) Snort
2 1 (2.86%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Citrix
2 6 (17.14%) McAfee
3 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
3 4 (11.43%) Huawei
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
4 3 (8.57%) ArcSight
5 2 (5.71%) MobileIron
5 2 (5.71%) F5
5 2 (5.71%) Sourcefire
5 2 (5.71%) Websense
5 2 (5.71%) Clearswift
5 2 (5.71%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) IBM
5 2 (5.71%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) BMC
6 1 (2.86%) Nokia
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec
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