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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 120 141 120
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -21
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 18 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.76% 0.13% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.16% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 9
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £57,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £71,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.58%
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
1916 1838 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.47% 78.72% 74.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1397 1224
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Reading

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 23 (65.71%) Firewall
2 16 (45.71%) Windows
3 14 (40.00%) CISSP
3 14 (40.00%) Information Security
4 13 (37.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (34.29%) MPLS
5 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (34.29%) ITIL
5 12 (34.29%) Cyber Security
6 11 (31.43%) Project Management
7 10 (28.57%) CISA
7 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 10 (28.57%) Network Security
7 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
7 10 (28.57%) CRISC
8 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (25.71%) DNS
8 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
8 9 (25.71%) WAN
9 8 (22.86%) Linux
9 8 (22.86%) SLA
9 8 (22.86%) CISM
9 8 (22.86%) Change Management
9 8 (22.86%) Banking
9 8 (22.86%) Retail
9 8 (22.86%) TOGAF
9 8 (22.86%) Blue Coat
9 8 (22.86%) Manufacturing
9 8 (22.86%) Games
9 8 (22.86%) PCI QSA

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) Firewall
2 12 (34.29%) MPLS
3 10 (28.57%) Network Security
3 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 9 (25.71%) WAN
4 9 (25.71%) DNS
5 7 (20.00%) DHCP
5 7 (20.00%) VPN
5 7 (20.00%) IPsec
5 7 (20.00%) VLAN
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (14.29%) OSPF
6 5 (14.29%) BGP
6 5 (14.29%) Wireless
6 5 (14.29%) IPv4
6 5 (14.29%) IPv6
7 2 (5.71%) Internet
7 2 (5.71%) LAN
General
1 8 (22.86%) Manufacturing
1 8 (22.86%) Games
1 8 (22.86%) Banking
1 8 (22.86%) Retail
2 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.57%) Legal
5 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Consultant
2 10 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Security Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) IT Security Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Network Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Principal Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Principal Security Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Sales Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Help Desk Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Network Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.71%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (20.00%) Open Source
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Kindle
4 2 (5.71%) PKI
5 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Information Security
2 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 12 (34.29%) Cyber Security
3 11 (31.43%) Project Management
4 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
4 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.86%) TOGAF
5 8 (22.86%) Change Management
5 8 (22.86%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (20.00%) Network Design
7 5 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 5 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 5 (14.29%) Migration
8 3 (8.57%) Information Security Management
8 3 (8.57%) Security Management
8 3 (8.57%) Time Management
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.71%) Analytics
9 2 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (5.71%) Service Continuity Management
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) CISSP
2 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (28.57%) CISA
3 10 (28.57%) CRISC
4 8 (22.86%) CISM
4 8 (22.86%) PCI QSA
5 7 (20.00%) CCNA
6 5 (14.29%) CCIE
6 5 (14.29%) CCNP
6 5 (14.29%) CCIP
7 4 (11.43%) MCSE
7 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
7 4 (11.43%) CCSA
7 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
8 3 (8.57%) Degree
9 2 (5.71%) SSCP
9 2 (5.71%) BC Cleared
9 2 (5.71%) GCIA
9 2 (5.71%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 8 (22.86%) SLA
4 7 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (8.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.29%) ProxySG
2 2 (5.71%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 3 (8.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Blue Coat
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Citrix
3 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
3 6 (17.14%) F5
4 5 (14.29%) SevOne
4 5 (14.29%) McAfee
4 5 (14.29%) BMC
5 4 (11.43%) Huawei
6 3 (8.57%) Websense
6 3 (8.57%) Clearswift
6 3 (8.57%) Juniper
6 3 (8.57%) MobileIron
7 2 (5.71%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) IBM
7 2 (5.71%) Symantec
7 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.71%) Sourcefire
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