The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 290 341 348
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +7
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 159 122 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 0.52% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.65% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 109 118 85
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £28,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SIEM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17189 18850 17154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.50% 80.23% 76.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13652 15081 13987
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SIEM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SIEM Salary Trend in the South East

SIEM
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in the South East

SIEM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +44 63 £57,500 +24.32% 36
Hampshire -14 54 £48,750 +8.33% 6
Kent +24 25 £52,000 +80.86% 3
Buckinghamshire -4 5 £57,500 +4.54% 5
Surrey +35 4 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Oxfordshire - 3 £55,000 - 5
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 125 (39.43%) Firewall
2 123 (38.80%) Security Cleared
3 117 (36.91%) Windows
4 106 (33.44%) Cyber Security
5 105 (33.12%) CISSP
6 100 (31.55%) Information Security
7 96 (30.28%) SC Cleared
8 91 (28.71%) TCP/IP
9 79 (24.92%) Linux
10 66 (20.82%) Incident Management
11 63 (19.87%) Management Information System
11 63 (19.87%) DV Cleared
12 62 (19.56%) Network Security
13 60 (18.93%) Cisco
14 58 (18.30%) Analytics
15 54 (17.03%) WAN
15 54 (17.03%) Intrusion Detection
16 53 (16.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 51 (16.09%) Internet
18 50 (15.77%) ITIL
19 49 (15.46%) LAN
20 41 (12.93%) Penetration Testing
20 41 (12.93%) PCI DSS
21 40 (12.62%) CEH
21 40 (12.62%) SQL Server
21 40 (12.62%) UNIX
22 38 (11.99%) Active Directory
23 36 (11.36%) SMTP
23 36 (11.36%) HTTP
24 35 (11.04%) SQL

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.58%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.26%) CMS
3 4 (1.26%) Apache
3 4 (1.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.95%) JBoss
4 3 (0.95%) IIS
4 3 (0.95%) Lync
5 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.32%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.15%) MS Office
3 8 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (39.43%) Firewall
2 91 (28.71%) TCP/IP
3 62 (19.56%) Network Security
4 54 (17.03%) WAN
4 54 (17.03%) Intrusion Detection
5 51 (16.09%) Internet
6 49 (15.46%) LAN
7 36 (11.36%) SMTP
7 36 (11.36%) HTTP
8 26 (8.20%) DNS
9 25 (7.89%) Wireshark
10 16 (5.05%) VPN
11 15 (4.73%) tcpdump
12 13 (4.10%) DHCP
13 12 (3.79%) Wireless
13 12 (3.79%) SNMP
14 9 (2.84%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (2.52%) Wireless Security
15 8 (2.52%) DMZ
15 8 (2.52%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.36%) Big Data
3 9 (2.84%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.21%) MySQL
6 6 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.58%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.26%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.26%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.95%) Redis
10 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.32%) Yeoman
General
1 34 (10.73%) Finance
2 29 (9.15%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.79%) Banking
4 11 (3.47%) Law
4 11 (3.47%) Advertising
5 9 (2.84%) Marketing
6 8 (2.52%) Retail
7 7 (2.21%) Games
7 7 (2.21%) Legal
7 7 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.26%) Military
8 4 (1.26%) Electronics
9 3 (0.95%) Back Office
10 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (40.06%) Analyst
2 78 (24.61%) Security Analyst
3 52 (16.40%) Security Engineer
4 51 (16.09%) Consultant
5 33 (10.41%) Security Consultant
6 30 (9.46%) Senior Analyst
7 19 (5.99%) Senior Security Analyst
8 17 (5.36%) Security Manager
9 15 (4.73%) Security Specialist
10 14 (4.42%) IT Security Analyst
11 13 (4.10%) Operations Analyst
11 13 (4.10%) Pre Sales Engineer
11 13 (4.10%) Security Operations Analyst
11 13 (4.10%) Cyber Security Analyst
12 12 (3.79%) Service Manager
12 12 (3.79%) IT Security Engineer
13 9 (2.84%) Support Engineer
13 9 (2.84%) Network Analyst
13 9 (2.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (2.84%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.73%) Regular Expression
2 5 (1.58%) .NET
2 5 (1.58%) ZeroMQ
3 3 (0.95%) ODBC
4 1 (0.32%) Web Services
4 1 (0.32%) Middleware
4 1 (0.32%) Lucene
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 63 (19.87%) Management Information System
2 29 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.62%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.47%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (2.52%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.58%) Machine to Machine
7 4 (1.26%) PKI
8 3 (0.95%) Replication
8 3 (0.95%) Blog
9 2 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.63%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.63%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.63%) Economics
9 2 (0.63%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.63%) CESG
9 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.32%) IVR
10 1 (0.32%) Statistics
10 1 (0.32%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 117 (36.91%) Windows
2 79 (24.92%) Linux
3 40 (12.62%) UNIX
4 12 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (3.79%) CentOS
5 9 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.21%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.89%) Solaris
8 5 (1.58%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.95%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.63%) AIX
11 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (33.44%) Cyber Security
2 100 (31.55%) Information Security
3 66 (20.82%) Incident Management
4 58 (18.30%) Analytics
5 50 (15.77%) ITIL
6 41 (12.93%) Penetration Testing
7 33 (10.41%) Kalman Filter
8 31 (9.78%) Security Management
9 28 (8.83%) Malware Analysis
9 28 (8.83%) Vulnerability Management
10 27 (8.52%) Project Management
11 25 (7.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 23 (7.26%) Security Architecture
13 22 (6.94%) Security Testing
14 18 (5.68%) Ethical Hacking
15 17 (5.36%) Computer Forensics
16 15 (4.73%) Reverse Engineering
17 14 (4.42%) PRINCE2
18 13 (4.10%) Information Management
18 13 (4.10%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (11.04%) SQL
2 18 (5.68%) Java
3 17 (5.36%) PowerShell
4 12 (3.79%) Bash Shell
4 12 (3.79%) Python
5 11 (3.47%) Perl
6 10 (3.15%) C
7 9 (2.84%) PHP
8 6 (1.89%) Ruby
9 5 (1.58%) C++
10 4 (1.26%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.26%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 123 (38.80%) Security Cleared
2 105 (33.12%) CISSP
3 96 (30.28%) SC Cleared
4 63 (19.87%) DV Cleared
5 40 (12.62%) CEH
6 35 (11.04%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (11.04%) Degree
7 34 (10.73%) CISA
8 31 (9.78%) CISM
9 29 (9.15%) GCIA
10 27 (8.52%) GCIH
11 26 (8.20%) GIAC
12 21 (6.62%) CCNA
13 17 (5.36%) CCNP
14 15 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (3.47%) SSCP
15 11 (3.47%) MCSE
15 11 (3.47%) CRISC
16 8 (2.52%) VTSP
16 8 (2.52%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (16.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (12.93%) PCI DSS
3 19 (5.99%) SLA
4 12 (3.79%) COBIT
5 8 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 6 (1.89%) HIPAA
6 6 (1.89%) GPG13
7 4 (1.26%) FISMA
8 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (11.99%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.47%) Snort
3 6 (1.89%) XenApp
3 6 (1.89%) vSphere
4 5 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (3.47%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (1.58%) Nessus
3 4 (1.26%) Hyperic
3 4 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.95%) HAProxy
4 3 (0.95%) HP SIM
4 3 (0.95%) SCCM
5 2 (0.63%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (0.32%) OpenView
6 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 60 (18.93%) Cisco
2 35 (11.04%) CheckPoint
3 33 (10.41%) McAfee
4 31 (9.78%) Splunk
4 31 (9.78%) Microsoft
5 29 (9.15%) Juniper
5 29 (9.15%) ArcSight
6 18 (5.68%) Sourcefire
7 17 (5.36%) LogRhythm
8 16 (5.05%) VMware
9 14 (4.42%) Symantec
10 11 (3.47%) Citrix
10 11 (3.47%) Blue Coat
11 10 (3.15%) F5
12 9 (2.84%) SAP
12 9 (2.84%) Websense
13 8 (2.52%) Fortinet
14 6 (1.89%) HP
15 5 (1.58%) TippingPoint
16 4 (1.26%) SolarWinds
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £58,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, health, holiday
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 8 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Horsham DC
Salary: From £44,693 to £48,320 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East England
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens+ Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 7 days ago