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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 303 347 359
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +12
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 135 88 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.42% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.53% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 111 72 67
Average salary £46,250 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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
17349 16531 17742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.91% 78.15% 77.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13392 13499 15045
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 £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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
Hampshire +32 67 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Kent +24 25 £41,000 -18.00% 1
Berkshire -9 24 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Surrey -9 9 £57,500 +47.43% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 123 (47.31%) Security Cleared
2 113 (43.46%) SC Cleared
3 112 (43.08%) Firewall
4 88 (33.85%) Windows
5 72 (27.69%) Linux
6 69 (26.54%) Information Security
7 67 (25.77%) Sourcefire
8 62 (23.85%) Cyber Security
9 61 (23.46%) Intrusion Detection
10 60 (23.08%) GCIA
11 59 (22.69%) PCI DSS
12 58 (22.31%) DV Cleared
12 58 (22.31%) Analytics
13 53 (20.38%) CISSP
13 53 (20.38%) LogRhythm
14 51 (19.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 51 (19.62%) tcpdump
15 46 (17.69%) CheckPoint
16 43 (16.54%) Wireshark
17 40 (15.38%) Management Information System
18 39 (15.00%) Snort
19 38 (14.62%) Kalman Filter
20 37 (14.23%) Cisco
20 37 (14.23%) Internet
21 36 (13.85%) TCP/IP
21 36 (13.85%) McAfee
21 36 (13.85%) GCIH
21 36 (13.85%) ArcSight
22 35 (13.46%) Degree
23 33 (12.69%) SQL

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.54%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.54%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 112 (43.08%) Firewall
2 61 (23.46%) Intrusion Detection
3 51 (19.62%) tcpdump
4 43 (16.54%) Wireshark
5 37 (14.23%) Internet
6 36 (13.85%) TCP/IP
7 25 (9.62%) LAN
7 25 (9.62%) HTTP
8 23 (8.85%) Network Security
8 23 (8.85%) WAN
9 19 (7.31%) DNS
10 13 (5.00%) SMTP
10 13 (5.00%) LDAP
10 13 (5.00%) FTP
11 9 (3.46%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (3.08%) VPN
13 6 (2.31%) SSL
13 6 (2.31%) SSH
14 4 (1.54%) Unified Communications
14 4 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.69%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.15%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.15%) Big Data
4 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.38%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.38%) HBase
5 1 (0.38%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 11 (4.23%) Metasploit
General
1 31 (11.92%) Finance
2 7 (2.69%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.31%) Law
4 5 (1.92%) Legal
5 4 (1.54%) Military
5 4 (1.54%) Electronics
5 4 (1.54%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.38%) Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 127 (48.85%) Analyst
2 105 (40.38%) Security Analyst
3 45 (17.31%) Consultant
4 43 (16.54%) Security Engineer
5 39 (15.00%) Security Consultant
6 23 (8.85%) IT Security Analyst
6 23 (8.85%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 18 (6.92%) Security Operations Analyst
7 18 (6.92%) IT Consultant
7 18 (6.92%) IT Security Consultant
7 18 (6.92%) Operations Analyst
8 12 (4.62%) Architect
9 9 (3.46%) Junior
9 9 (3.46%) Sales Engineer
9 9 (3.46%) Information Security Consultant
10 8 (3.08%) Network Analyst
11 7 (2.69%) Security Specialist
11 7 (2.69%) Incident Analyst
12 6 (2.31%) Penetration Tester
12 6 (2.31%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.92%) Middleware
1 5 (1.92%) Regular Expression
2 2 (0.77%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 16 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.08%) PKI
4 6 (2.31%) Cryptography
5 5 (1.92%) CESG
6 4 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.77%) Replication
7 2 (0.77%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.38%) Open Source
8 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 88 (33.85%) Windows
2 72 (27.69%) Linux
3 31 (11.92%) UNIX
4 20 (7.69%) Solaris
5 19 (7.31%) AIX
6 7 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.31%) CentOS
8 5 (1.92%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (26.54%) Information Security
2 62 (23.85%) Cyber Security
3 58 (22.31%) Analytics
4 38 (14.62%) Kalman Filter
5 28 (10.77%) Security Management
5 28 (10.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 28 (10.77%) Penetration Testing
6 24 (9.23%) E-Commerce
7 21 (8.08%) Ethical Hacking
7 21 (8.08%) Security Architecture
8 19 (7.31%) Incident Management
9 16 (6.15%) Computer Forensics
9 16 (6.15%) Change Control
10 15 (5.77%) Information Assurance
10 15 (5.77%) ITIL
11 12 (4.62%) Mentoring
12 10 (3.85%) Change Management
12 10 (3.85%) Security Testing
13 9 (3.46%) System Testing
13 9 (3.46%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.69%) SQL
2 14 (5.38%) Python
3 8 (3.08%) Bash Shell
4 7 (2.69%) Ruby
4 7 (2.69%) Perl
4 7 (2.69%) PHP
5 4 (1.54%) C#
5 4 (1.54%) C++
6 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.15%) C
7 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 123 (47.31%) Security Cleared
2 113 (43.46%) SC Cleared
3 60 (23.08%) GCIA
4 58 (22.31%) DV Cleared
5 53 (20.38%) CISSP
6 36 (13.85%) GCIH
7 35 (13.46%) Degree
8 26 (10.00%) GIAC
9 23 (8.85%) CEH
10 14 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (4.62%) CISA
12 11 (4.23%) SSCP
13 7 (2.69%) CCNA
13 7 (2.69%) CCNP
14 6 (2.31%) CISM
15 5 (1.92%) OSCP
15 5 (1.92%) OSCE
16 3 (1.15%) MCSE
16 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
17 2 (0.77%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (22.69%) PCI DSS
2 51 (19.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.69%) COBIT
3 7 (2.69%) HIPAA
4 5 (1.92%) COSO
4 5 (1.92%) GPG13
5 4 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.77%) QA
7 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (15.00%) Snort
2 11 (4.23%) Nmap
3 10 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.77%) vSphere
5 2 (0.77%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.38%) UAG
6 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (8.46%) Norton AntiVirus
2 13 (5.00%) Nessus
3 2 (0.77%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 67 (25.77%) Sourcefire
2 53 (20.38%) LogRhythm
3 46 (17.69%) CheckPoint
4 37 (14.23%) Cisco
5 36 (13.85%) McAfee
5 36 (13.85%) ArcSight
6 29 (11.15%) Symantec
7 20 (7.69%) Websense
8 19 (7.31%) Juniper
8 19 (7.31%) Tripwire
9 16 (6.15%) Splunk
10 15 (5.77%) IBM
10 15 (5.77%) Microsoft
11 13 (5.00%) Imperva
12 12 (4.62%) Proofpoint
12 12 (4.62%) F5
13 11 (4.23%) Sophos
14 10 (3.85%) Fortinet
15 9 (3.46%) Blue Coat
15 9 (3.46%) Red Hat
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £50000 - £80000 Per Annum Plus Car Allowance, Bonus & Benefi
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car + 5% Cash
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 23 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 27 days ago