The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 333 322 382
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +60
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 121 118 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.53% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.69% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 109 103 47
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £70,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18838 17086 18386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.35% 76.12% 75.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14894 13837 15749
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SIEM
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -13 63 £45,000 - 9
Berkshire +5 32 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Kent -7 11 £27,000 -46.00% 1
Surrey -8 6 £58,750 +30.55%
Oxfordshire - 1 £52,500 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 137 (57.08%) Firewall
2 119 (49.58%) Windows
3 88 (36.67%) CISSP
4 83 (34.58%) Security Cleared
5 80 (33.33%) Linux
5 80 (33.33%) Information Security
6 73 (30.42%) SC Cleared
7 67 (27.92%) TCP/IP
8 65 (27.08%) SQL
9 54 (22.50%) UNIX
9 54 (22.50%) Snort
10 48 (20.00%) Sourcefire
10 48 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 46 (19.17%) PCI DSS
12 45 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
13 43 (17.92%) Active Directory
14 42 (17.50%) tcpdump
15 41 (17.08%) HTTP
15 41 (17.08%) Finance
16 40 (16.67%) CEH
17 34 (14.17%) Regular Expression
18 32 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 31 (12.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 31 (12.92%) Management Information System
19 31 (12.92%) Cyber Security
20 30 (12.50%) DV Cleared
20 30 (12.50%) Network Security
21 29 (12.08%) ArcSight
21 29 (12.08%) Cisco Certification
22 27 (11.25%) Red Hat

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (7.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 137 (57.08%) Firewall
2 67 (27.92%) TCP/IP
3 45 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
4 42 (17.50%) tcpdump
5 41 (17.08%) HTTP
6 30 (12.50%) Network Security
7 24 (10.00%) LAN
8 23 (9.58%) WAN
8 23 (9.58%) SMTP
8 23 (9.58%) Internet
8 23 (9.58%) DNS
8 23 (9.58%) Wireshark
9 17 (7.08%) LDAP
9 17 (7.08%) FTP
10 16 (6.67%) HTTPS
11 7 (2.92%) SNMP
11 7 (2.92%) VPN
11 7 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (2.50%) Unified Communications
13 5 (2.08%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (8.33%) Metasploit
General
1 41 (17.08%) Finance
2 10 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.33%) Law
4 4 (1.67%) Retail
4 4 (1.67%) Military
5 3 (1.25%) Electronics
5 3 (1.25%) Marketing
5 3 (1.25%) Banking
6 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.83%) Legal
6 2 (0.83%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (32.50%) Analyst
2 74 (30.83%) Security Engineer
3 63 (26.25%) Security Analyst
4 38 (15.83%) Consultant
5 26 (10.83%) Security Consultant
6 20 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
6 20 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
7 14 (5.83%) Security Manager
8 13 (5.42%) Operations Engineer
9 11 (4.58%) Architect
9 11 (4.58%) IT Security Engineer
10 10 (4.17%) Security Operations Manager
10 10 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
10 10 (4.17%) Operations Manager
11 9 (3.75%) Pre Sales Engineer
12 8 (3.33%) IT Security Consultant
12 8 (3.33%) Junior
12 8 (3.33%) IT Consultant
13 7 (2.92%) Technical Architect
14 6 (2.50%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.17%) Regular Expression
2 3 (1.25%) Middleware
3 2 (0.83%) .NET
3 2 (0.83%) ODBC
3 2 (0.83%) JSP
4 1 (0.42%) LAMP
4 1 (0.42%) Struts
4 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.92%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.75%) Open Source
3 8 (3.33%) PKI
4 7 (2.92%) CESG
4 7 (2.92%) Cryptography
5 5 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.67%) Clustering
7 3 (1.25%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.25%) Physics
8 1 (0.42%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.42%) CCTV
8 1 (0.42%) iSeries
8 1 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 119 (49.58%) Windows
2 80 (33.33%) Linux
3 54 (22.50%) UNIX
4 25 (10.42%) Ubuntu
5 21 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (7.92%) CentOS
7 16 (6.67%) Solaris
8 15 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (2.92%) Mac OS X
11 7 (2.92%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.83%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (33.33%) Information Security
2 32 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 31 (12.92%) Cyber Security
4 24 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 20 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 20 (8.33%) Project Management
6 19 (7.92%) Protective Monitoring
7 18 (7.50%) Security Management
8 17 (7.08%) Analytics
9 14 (5.83%) Computer Forensics
10 13 (5.42%) Change Control
11 12 (5.00%) ITIL
12 11 (4.58%) Ethical Hacking
12 11 (4.58%) Security Testing
13 10 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
14 9 (3.75%) Reverse Engineering
15 8 (3.33%) Security Architecture
15 8 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
16 7 (2.92%) E-Commerce
16 7 (2.92%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 65 (27.08%) SQL
2 27 (11.25%) Perl
3 23 (9.58%) Python
4 21 (8.75%) PHP
4 21 (8.75%) Ruby
5 19 (7.92%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.25%) C
7 2 (0.83%) C#
7 2 (0.83%) C++
7 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.42%) Java
Qualifications
1 88 (36.67%) CISSP
2 83 (34.58%) Security Cleared
3 73 (30.42%) SC Cleared
4 40 (16.67%) CEH
5 30 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 29 (12.08%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (10.83%) CISA
8 23 (9.58%) CCNA
9 22 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (9.17%) CISM
10 21 (8.75%) GIAC
10 21 (8.75%) MCSE
11 19 (7.92%) OSCP
11 19 (7.92%) OSCE
12 15 (6.25%) MCITP
13 12 (5.00%) Degree
14 9 (3.75%) GCIA
15 7 (2.92%) GCIH
16 6 (2.50%) CCNP
17 5 (2.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (19.17%) PCI DSS
2 31 (12.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (11.25%) GPG13
4 18 (7.50%) HIPAA
5 17 (7.08%) SLA
6 3 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.83%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.83%) COBIT
8 1 (0.42%) COSO
8 1 (0.42%) QA
8 1 (0.42%) BS25999
System Software
1 54 (22.50%) Snort
2 43 (17.92%) Active Directory
3 19 (7.92%) Nmap
4 6 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.67%) vSphere
6 3 (1.25%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.42%) vCloud
7 1 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (8.75%) Nessus
2 12 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.25%) Cryoserver
4 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 48 (20.00%) Sourcefire
2 29 (12.08%) ArcSight
3 27 (11.25%) Red Hat
4 26 (10.83%) McAfee
5 23 (9.58%) Cisco
6 22 (9.17%) LogRhythm
7 20 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 19 (7.92%) Sophos
8 19 (7.92%) Symantec
8 19 (7.92%) Imperva
9 18 (7.50%) Tripwire
10 16 (6.67%) Websense
11 14 (5.83%) Microsoft
12 11 (4.58%) Juniper
13 10 (4.17%) VMware
14 8 (3.33%) Proofpoint
14 8 (3.33%) F5
14 8 (3.33%) HP
14 8 (3.33%) IBM
15 7 (2.92%) Apple
Kent
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £47000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
O2
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Shift pay + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Supewrb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Experis IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Supewrb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Training
Posted: 17 days ago