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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 257 298 339
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +41
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 194 165 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 0.79% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.93% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 133 128 128
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,700 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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
15864 17810 18887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.15% 85.53% 83.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13336 14404 14877
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +20 87 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Kent +36 36 £45,000 +3.44% 2
Surrey +38 34 £53,750 +7.50%
Hampshire -21 18 £63,750 +41.66% 2
Buckinghamshire +28 6 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Oxfordshire -17 4 £60,000 +9.09% 1
East Sussex - 3 £70,000 -
Home Counties - 2 £80,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 176 (52.38%) Firewall
2 162 (48.21%) Cybersecurity
3 131 (38.99%) Information Security
4 117 (34.82%) Windows
5 95 (28.27%) CISSP
5 95 (28.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 92 (27.38%) Linux
7 88 (26.19%) Security Operations
8 79 (23.51%) Finance
9 78 (23.21%) Cisco
10 75 (22.32%) Security Cleared
11 65 (19.35%) SC Cleared
12 64 (19.05%) Network Security
13 63 (18.75%) TCP/IP
14 58 (17.26%) Degree
14 58 (17.26%) Presales
15 55 (16.37%) PCI DSS
16 54 (16.07%) Security Operations Centre
16 54 (16.07%) CEH
17 52 (15.48%) CISM
17 52 (15.48%) ArcSight
18 49 (14.58%) Windows Server
18 49 (14.58%) Big Data
18 49 (14.58%) LAN
19 48 (14.29%) SQL
20 47 (13.99%) WAN
20 47 (13.99%) Active Directory
20 47 (13.99%) Management Information System
21 46 (13.69%) Vulnerability Management
22 45 (13.39%) Analytics

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (3.87%) nginx
3 5 (1.49%) IIS
4 3 (0.89%) IBM Domino
4 3 (0.89%) SAS
5 1 (0.30%) Apache
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.30%) JBoss
5 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (2.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.76%) IaaS
1 16 (4.76%) PaaS
2 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.60%) Office 365
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 176 (52.38%) Firewall
2 64 (19.05%) Network Security
3 63 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 49 (14.58%) LAN
5 47 (13.99%) WAN
6 37 (11.01%) Intrusion Detection
7 26 (7.74%) HTTP
8 22 (6.55%) SSL
9 20 (5.95%) DNS
10 19 (5.65%) Internet
11 17 (5.06%) VPN
12 16 (4.76%) Cisco IPT
12 16 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
12 16 (4.76%) IP Telephony
12 16 (4.76%) SAN
13 14 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (4.17%) VLAN
14 13 (3.87%) IPv4
14 13 (3.87%) IPv6
15 11 (3.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.58%) Big Data
2 37 (11.01%) SQL Server
3 29 (8.63%) NoSQL
4 19 (5.65%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.79%) Apache Hive
5 6 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.89%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Burp Suite
1 4 (1.19%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 79 (23.51%) Finance
2 18 (5.36%) Banking
3 13 (3.87%) Games
3 13 (3.87%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (3.87%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.49%) Retail
5 4 (1.19%) Brand Awareness
6 3 (0.89%) Advertising
6 3 (0.89%) Back Office
6 3 (0.89%) Military
7 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.30%) Electronics
8 1 (0.30%) Law
8 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 95 (28.27%) Consultant
2 92 (27.38%) Security Consultant
3 88 (26.19%) Analyst
4 63 (18.75%) Security Analyst
5 48 (14.29%) Security Engineer
6 46 (13.69%) IT Consultant
6 46 (13.69%) IT Security Consultant
7 42 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 27 (8.04%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 27 (8.04%) Network Engineer
9 23 (6.85%) IT Manager
10 21 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
10 21 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
11 19 (5.65%) Presales Engineer
11 19 (5.65%) Senior Consultant
11 19 (5.65%) Senior Security Consultant
12 17 (5.06%) Security Manager
12 17 (5.06%) Support Engineer
12 17 (5.06%) Technical Consultant
13 16 (4.76%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.04%) ZeroMQ
2 20 (5.95%) Regular Expression
3 6 (1.79%) Apache Flex
4 5 (1.49%) Flash
4 5 (1.49%) HTML
4 5 (1.49%) HTML5
4 5 (1.49%) LAMP
5 4 (1.19%) Lucene
6 2 (0.60%) Middleware
7 1 (0.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.07%) Security Operations Centre
2 47 (13.99%) Management Information System
3 40 (11.90%) PKI
4 38 (11.31%) Cyberthreat
5 23 (6.85%) Computer Science
6 17 (5.06%) Replication
7 16 (4.76%) Data Centre
8 13 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (3.27%) Cybercrime
10 9 (2.68%) Cyber Attack
10 9 (2.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (1.79%) CESG
12 5 (1.49%) Device Driver
12 5 (1.49%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.49%) Physics
12 5 (1.49%) Xbox
13 4 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (1.19%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.89%) Cryptography
14 3 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 117 (34.82%) Windows
2 92 (27.38%) Linux
3 49 (14.58%) Windows Server
4 37 (11.01%) Unix
5 27 (8.04%) CentOS
6 19 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.49%) Solaris
8 4 (1.19%) Kali Linux
9 3 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.60%) Debian
11 1 (0.30%) Android
11 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.30%) MVS
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (48.21%) Cybersecurity
2 131 (38.99%) Information Security
3 88 (26.19%) Security Operations
4 58 (17.26%) Presales
5 46 (13.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 45 (13.39%) Analytics
7 44 (13.10%) Penetration Testing
8 38 (11.31%) Incident Management
8 38 (11.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 37 (11.01%) Data Protection
9 37 (11.01%) Security Architecture
10 33 (9.82%) ITIL
11 31 (9.23%) Threat Analysis
12 29 (8.63%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 25 (7.44%) Change Management
14 24 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 23 (6.85%) Fraud Detection
15 23 (6.85%) Identity Management
15 23 (6.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 21 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 48 (14.29%) SQL
2 37 (11.01%) C
3 21 (6.25%) Python
4 14 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 13 (3.87%) Perl
6 9 (2.68%) C#
7 7 (2.08%) C++
8 6 (1.79%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.79%) Java
9 5 (1.49%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.19%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.19%) Ruby
10 4 (1.19%) VB
11 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (28.27%) CISSP
2 75 (22.32%) Security Cleared
3 65 (19.35%) SC Cleared
4 58 (17.26%) Degree
5 54 (16.07%) CEH
6 52 (15.48%) CISM
7 35 (10.42%) SANS
8 29 (8.63%) CREST Certified
9 25 (7.44%) OSCP
10 23 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (5.65%) GCIH
12 18 (5.36%) CCNA
13 17 (5.06%) GCIA
14 14 (4.17%) CISA
14 14 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
14 14 (4.17%) GIAC
14 14 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
15 11 (3.27%) CCNP
16 10 (2.98%) IISP
16 10 (2.98%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (28.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 55 (16.37%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.19%) COBIT
4 4 (1.19%) GPG13
4 4 (1.19%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.60%) SLA
6 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 47 (13.99%) Active Directory
2 27 (8.04%) Snort
3 23 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.85%) vSphere
4 20 (5.95%) XenApp
5 4 (1.19%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.60%) vCloud
7 1 (0.30%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (6.25%) Nessus
2 9 (2.68%) QRadar
3 8 (2.38%) EnCase
3 8 (2.38%) Nmap
4 7 (2.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (1.79%) ArcSight ESM
5 6 (1.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (1.19%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.19%) Endace
7 3 (0.89%) Nexpose
7 3 (0.89%) RSA Archer
8 2 (0.60%) SCCM
9 1 (0.30%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.30%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.30%) RSA Security Analytics
9 1 (0.30%) vMotion
9 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 78 (23.21%) Cisco
2 52 (15.48%) ArcSight
3 31 (9.23%) Splunk
4 28 (8.33%) LogRhythm
5 27 (8.04%) VMware
6 22 (6.55%) Intel
7 21 (6.25%) Citrix
7 21 (6.25%) Juniper
8 17 (5.06%) Microsoft
9 15 (4.46%) Palo Alto
10 14 (4.17%) Apple
10 14 (4.17%) CheckPoint
10 14 (4.17%) Google
11 12 (3.57%) Intel Security
12 11 (3.27%) Qualys
13 10 (2.98%) IBM
14 9 (2.68%) Sourcefire
15 8 (2.38%) HP
16 7 (2.08%) Fortinet
17 6 (1.79%) Sophos
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive salary across all levels and roles available
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allow,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: 5 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £75,000 - £100,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NCC Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Farnborough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago