The first table below looks at the demand for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 63 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 9 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.62% 1.46% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 1.86% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 10
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
445 537 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.18% 78.62% 67.34%
Number of salaries quoted 372 452 344
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SIEM
Berkshire

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SIEM
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Slough region.

SIEM Salary Trend in Slough

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 29 (96.67%) CISSP
2 28 (93.33%) Firewall
3 27 (90.00%) Linux
4 25 (83.33%) CEH
4 25 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 25 (83.33%) Ubuntu
4 25 (83.33%) Red Hat
5 24 (80.00%) Windows
6 21 (70.00%) SQL
7 20 (66.67%) Perl
7 20 (66.67%) CCNA
7 20 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (66.67%) Metasploit
7 20 (66.67%) Nessus
8 19 (63.33%) Ruby
8 19 (63.33%) Nmap
8 19 (63.33%) Snort
8 19 (63.33%) Imperva
8 19 (63.33%) Bash Shell
8 19 (63.33%) tcpdump
8 19 (63.33%) OSCP
8 19 (63.33%) OSCE
8 19 (63.33%) CentOS
8 19 (63.33%) Sophos
8 19 (63.33%) Python
8 19 (63.33%) PHP
9 18 (60.00%) PCI DSS
9 18 (60.00%) HIPAA
10 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 28 (93.33%) Firewall
2 19 (63.33%) tcpdump
3 3 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (3.33%) HTTP
4 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Security Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Account Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Account Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Operations Manager
5 1 (3.33%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 25 (83.33%) Ubuntu
3 24 (80.00%) Windows
4 19 (63.33%) CentOS
5 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 11 (36.67%) Information Security
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL
3 1 (3.33%) Data Security
3 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) SQL
2 20 (66.67%) Perl
3 19 (63.33%) PHP
3 19 (63.33%) Python
3 19 (63.33%) Ruby
3 19 (63.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (96.67%) CISSP
2 25 (83.33%) CEH
3 20 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (66.67%) CCNA
4 19 (63.33%) OSCP
4 19 (63.33%) OSCE
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
6 5 (16.67%) RHCE
7 1 (3.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (60.00%) PCI DSS
1 18 (60.00%) HIPAA
2 11 (36.67%) SLA
3 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) Snort
1 19 (63.33%) Nmap
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 19 (63.33%) Sophos
2 19 (63.33%) Imperva
3 3 (10.00%) Intel
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) McAfee
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