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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 287 339 364
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +25
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 165 95 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.54% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 128 80 73
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,750 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £78,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
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
17738 17505 17910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.68% 79.33% 78.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14045 14120 15350
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 November 2014.

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 November 2014. 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 +36 72 £57,500 -4.16% 16
Hampshire +9 53 £52,500 -12.50% 5
Kent +9 14 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey -18 10 £62,500 +35.13% 4
East Sussex - 7 £41,250 -
Middlesex - 2 £52,500 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 129 (42.02%) Firewall
2 123 (40.07%) Security Cleared
3 116 (37.79%) SC Cleared
4 103 (33.55%) Windows
5 89 (28.99%) Linux
6 81 (26.38%) CISSP
7 79 (25.73%) Information Security
8 78 (25.41%) Cyber Security
9 67 (21.82%) Intrusion Detection
10 65 (21.17%) Analytics
10 65 (21.17%) PCI DSS
11 63 (20.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 58 (18.89%) DV Cleared
13 57 (18.57%) GCIA
14 56 (18.24%) Sourcefire
15 53 (17.26%) Wireshark
15 53 (17.26%) TCP/IP
16 52 (16.94%) tcpdump
17 51 (16.61%) LogRhythm
18 50 (16.29%) Degree
19 48 (15.64%) Management Information System
20 46 (14.98%) Cisco
21 44 (14.33%) SQL
22 43 (14.01%) GCIH
23 40 (13.03%) Kalman Filter
24 39 (12.70%) Network Security
24 39 (12.70%) Finance
25 38 (12.38%) Incident Management
26 37 (12.05%) CheckPoint
27 35 (11.40%) ArcSight

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 5 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.30%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (5.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.30%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.30%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 129 (42.02%) Firewall
2 67 (21.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 53 (17.26%) TCP/IP
3 53 (17.26%) Wireshark
4 52 (16.94%) tcpdump
5 39 (12.70%) Network Security
6 30 (9.77%) Internet
7 28 (9.12%) LAN
8 24 (7.82%) WAN
9 22 (7.17%) DNS
10 19 (6.19%) HTTP
11 14 (4.56%) LDAP
12 13 (4.23%) FTP
12 13 (4.23%) SMTP
13 10 (3.26%) MPLS
13 10 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (3.26%) VPN
14 7 (2.28%) Wireless
14 7 (2.28%) Cisco PIX
14 7 (2.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.17%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.58%) Big Data
3 7 (2.28%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (1.95%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.95%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.33%) HBase
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Metasploit
General
1 39 (12.70%) Finance
2 11 (3.58%) Telecoms
2 11 (3.58%) Banking
3 10 (3.26%) Retail
4 8 (2.61%) Games
4 8 (2.61%) Legal
4 8 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.95%) Electronics
5 6 (1.95%) Military
5 6 (1.95%) Marketing
6 4 (1.30%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.98%) Law
7 3 (0.98%) Advertising
8 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.65%) German Language
8 2 (0.65%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.33%) French Language
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 122 (39.74%) Analyst
2 101 (32.90%) Security Analyst
3 79 (25.73%) Consultant
4 63 (20.52%) Security Consultant
5 37 (12.05%) Security Engineer
6 26 (8.47%) IT Security Analyst
7 23 (7.49%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 20 (6.51%) IT Security Consultant
8 20 (6.51%) IT Consultant
9 18 (5.86%) Operations Analyst
9 18 (5.86%) Security Operations Analyst
10 14 (4.56%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 14 (4.56%) Architect
11 12 (3.91%) Junior
11 12 (3.91%) Cyber Security Consultant
12 11 (3.58%) Incident Analyst
12 11 (3.58%) Network Analyst
12 11 (3.58%) Security Specialist
13 10 (3.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
13 10 (3.26%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.17%) Regular Expression
2 5 (1.63%) Middleware
3 4 (1.30%) Lucene
4 1 (0.33%) JSP
4 1 (0.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.64%) Management Information System
2 25 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (7.82%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.58%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.61%) PKI
6 7 (2.28%) Cryptography
7 5 (1.63%) Replication
7 5 (1.63%) CESG
8 3 (0.98%) Open Source
9 2 (0.65%) Kindle
9 2 (0.65%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.65%) Blog
10 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.33%) Physics
10 1 (0.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 103 (33.55%) Windows
2 89 (28.99%) Linux
3 31 (10.10%) UNIX
4 19 (6.19%) AIX
4 19 (6.19%) Solaris
5 9 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.63%) CentOS
7 5 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.30%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.30%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (25.73%) Information Security
2 78 (25.41%) Cyber Security
3 65 (21.17%) Analytics
4 40 (13.03%) Kalman Filter
5 38 (12.38%) Incident Management
6 33 (10.75%) Penetration Testing
7 30 (9.77%) Security Architecture
8 27 (8.79%) Security Management
9 26 (8.47%) ITIL
10 25 (8.14%) Vulnerability Management
11 23 (7.49%) Project Management
12 22 (7.17%) Change Management
13 18 (5.86%) E-Commerce
13 18 (5.86%) Data Analysis
13 18 (5.86%) Ethical Hacking
14 17 (5.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 17 (5.54%) Information Assurance
15 16 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (5.21%) PRINCE2
16 14 (4.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 44 (14.33%) SQL
2 14 (4.56%) Python
3 9 (2.93%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.28%) C
5 6 (1.95%) C#
5 6 (1.95%) C++
5 6 (1.95%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.98%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.65%) Java
8 1 (0.33%) Perl
8 1 (0.33%) PHP
8 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 123 (40.07%) Security Cleared
2 116 (37.79%) SC Cleared
3 81 (26.38%) CISSP
4 58 (18.89%) DV Cleared
5 57 (18.57%) GCIA
6 50 (16.29%) Degree
7 43 (14.01%) GCIH
8 26 (8.47%) GIAC
9 25 (8.14%) CISA
10 23 (7.49%) CISM
11 15 (4.89%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (4.89%) CEH
12 14 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (4.56%) MCSE
13 10 (3.26%) PCI QSA
13 10 (3.26%) SSCP
14 9 (2.93%) CRISC
15 7 (2.28%) CCNP
15 7 (2.28%) CCNA
16 6 (1.95%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (21.17%) PCI DSS
2 63 (20.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (4.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (3.26%) GPG13
5 8 (2.61%) COBIT
6 5 (1.63%) SLA
6 5 (1.63%) COSO
7 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.33%) QA
8 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.33%) HIPAA
System Software
1 25 (8.14%) Active Directory
2 23 (7.49%) Snort
3 6 (1.95%) ProxySG
4 4 (1.30%) XenApp
5 3 (0.98%) vSphere
5 3 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.65%) Nmap
7 1 (0.33%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.33%) UAG
7 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (4.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (2.28%) Nessus
3 6 (1.95%) FortiGate
4 4 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.65%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 56 (18.24%) Sourcefire
2 51 (16.61%) LogRhythm
3 46 (14.98%) Cisco
4 37 (12.05%) CheckPoint
5 35 (11.40%) ArcSight
6 32 (10.42%) McAfee
7 22 (7.17%) Juniper
7 22 (7.17%) Microsoft
8 19 (6.19%) Symantec
9 14 (4.56%) Splunk
10 13 (4.23%) F5
11 12 (3.91%) Tripwire
11 12 (3.91%) VMware
12 11 (3.58%) Websense
13 9 (2.93%) Blue Coat
14 8 (2.61%) Fortinet
14 8 (2.61%) Red Hat
14 8 (2.61%) Apple
14 8 (2.61%) IBM
14 8 (2.61%) Oracle
South East
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 120k OTE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car + Stock (Pre-IPO)
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 60000
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum SUPERB BASE WITH COMMISSION AND FUL
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, South East, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car + Stock (Pre-IPO)
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car + Stock
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Training
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £130000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Portsmouth
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Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £27000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
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