The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 67 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 9 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.35% 2.56% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 3.30% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 10
Average salary - £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
536 455 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.24% 77.78% 83.15%
Number of salaries quoted 389 370 401
Average salary £49,500 £55,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (45.45%) ArcSight
1 5 (45.45%) OpenUP
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Juniper

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Incident Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Design Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Design Authority
3 2 (18.18%) Sales Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OpenUP
1 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) ArcSight
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Juniper