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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 251 316 334
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +18
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 173 169 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.00% 0.80% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.94% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 134 134 120
Median salary £50,000 £57,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.41% +21.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
14825 17933 18214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.08% 85.40% 83.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12311 14914 14051
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +70 76 £47,500 - 10
Kent +41 37 £45,000 -17.05% 4
Surrey +13 30 £50,000 -33.33% 4
Hampshire -26 14 £62,500 +34.40% 8
Oxfordshire 0 4 £60,000 -7.69%
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £55,000 -15.38% 1
West Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
M4 Corridor - 3 £95,000 -
Home Counties - 3 £80,000 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 179 (54.08%) Firewall
2 164 (49.55%) Cybersecurity
3 142 (42.90%) Information Security
4 114 (34.44%) CISSP
5 113 (34.14%) Windows
6 97 (29.31%) Linux
6 97 (29.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 96 (29.00%) Security Operations
8 82 (24.77%) TCP/IP
9 78 (23.56%) PCI DSS
10 77 (23.26%) Finance
11 74 (22.36%) Security Cleared
12 70 (21.15%) CEH
12 70 (21.15%) CISM
13 68 (20.54%) Degree
14 64 (19.34%) Security Operations Centre
15 63 (19.03%) SC Cleared
16 59 (17.82%) Penetration Testing
16 59 (17.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 57 (17.22%) Active Directory
18 56 (16.92%) Presales
19 55 (16.62%) SANS
19 55 (16.62%) Splunk
20 54 (16.31%) Windows Server
21 53 (16.01%) Analytics
21 53 (16.01%) Network Security
22 51 (15.41%) ArcSight
22 51 (15.41%) Management Information System
23 50 (15.11%) Cisco
24 49 (14.80%) Cyberthreat

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 30 (9.06%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (3.93%) nginx
3 9 (2.72%) IIS
4 3 (0.91%) SAS
5 2 (0.60%) Drupal
6 1 (0.30%) Apache
6 1 (0.30%) JBoss
6 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (3.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.91%) MS Office
2 3 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.11%) IaaS
1 7 (2.11%) PaaS
2 3 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 179 (54.08%) Firewall
2 82 (24.77%) TCP/IP
3 53 (16.01%) Network Security
4 35 (10.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 30 (9.06%) LAN
6 28 (8.46%) WAN
7 24 (7.25%) HTTP
8 20 (6.04%) DNS
9 17 (5.14%) SSL
10 16 (4.83%) VLAN
11 14 (4.23%) IPv4
11 14 (4.23%) IPv6
12 13 (3.93%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (2.42%) HTTPS
13 8 (2.42%) Wireless
14 7 (2.11%) Cisco IPT
14 7 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (2.11%) Internet
14 7 (2.11%) SAN
14 7 (2.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.08%) Big Data
1 40 (12.08%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.25%) NoSQL
3 16 (4.83%) Hadoop
4 8 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.21%) Apache Hive
5 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.60%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (1.81%) Burp Suite
1 6 (1.81%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 77 (23.26%) Finance
2 17 (5.14%) Games
3 14 (4.23%) Banking
4 13 (3.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.51%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.21%) Back Office
7 3 (0.91%) Advertising
7 3 (0.91%) Marketing
8 2 (0.60%) Electronics
8 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.60%) Military
9 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 97 (29.31%) Analyst
2 90 (27.19%) Consultant
3 88 (26.59%) Security Consultant
4 73 (22.05%) Security Analyst
5 61 (18.43%) IT Consultant
5 61 (18.43%) IT Security Consultant
6 36 (10.88%) Security Engineer
7 33 (9.97%) SOC Analyst
8 32 (9.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 23 (6.95%) Support Engineer
10 22 (6.65%) Presales Engineer
11 21 (6.34%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 21 (6.34%) Operations Analyst
12 20 (6.04%) Security Operations Analyst
13 18 (5.44%) Network Engineer
14 16 (4.83%) Applications Support
14 16 (4.83%) Systems Engineer
15 15 (4.53%) Security Specialist
16 14 (4.23%) IT Manager
16 14 (4.23%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.25%) ZeroMQ
2 15 (4.53%) Regular Expression
3 5 (1.51%) LAMP
4 4 (1.21%) Apache Flex
4 4 (1.21%) Lucene
5 3 (0.91%) Middleware
5 3 (0.91%) ODBC
6 1 (0.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 64 (19.34%) Security Operations Centre
2 51 (15.41%) Management Information System
3 49 (14.80%) Cyberthreat
4 46 (13.90%) PKI
5 28 (8.46%) Computer Science
6 14 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (3.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 10 (3.02%) Data Centre
9 8 (2.42%) Cyber Attack
9 8 (2.42%) Xbox
10 7 (2.11%) Mathematics
10 7 (2.11%) Physics
10 7 (2.11%) Replication
11 5 (1.51%) Cryptography
11 5 (1.51%) Cybercrime
12 4 (1.21%) Social Media
13 3 (0.91%) NHS
13 3 (0.91%) Shadow IT
13 3 (0.91%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.60%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 113 (34.14%) Windows
2 97 (29.31%) Linux
3 54 (16.31%) Windows Server
4 33 (9.97%) Unix
5 26 (7.85%) CentOS
6 22 (6.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (6.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.81%) Kali Linux
8 4 (1.21%) Solaris
9 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.60%) Debian
10 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.30%) MVS
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (49.55%) Cybersecurity
2 142 (42.90%) Information Security
3 96 (29.00%) Security Operations
4 59 (17.82%) Penetration Testing
4 59 (17.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 56 (16.92%) Presales
6 53 (16.01%) Analytics
7 46 (13.90%) Vulnerability Management
8 42 (12.69%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 38 (11.48%) Security Architecture
10 34 (10.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 31 (9.37%) Secure Coding
11 31 (9.37%) System Testing
12 29 (8.76%) ITIL
13 24 (7.25%) Incident Management
14 22 (6.65%) Time Management
15 18 (5.44%) Data Protection
15 18 (5.44%) Kalman Filter
15 18 (5.44%) OWASP
15 18 (5.44%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (14.50%) SQL
2 33 (9.97%) C
3 20 (6.04%) Python
4 14 (4.23%) Perl
5 11 (3.32%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.42%) C#
6 8 (2.42%) C++
7 6 (1.81%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.81%) Objective-C
7 6 (1.81%) Ruby
7 6 (1.81%) VB
8 4 (1.21%) Java
9 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 114 (34.44%) CISSP
2 74 (22.36%) Security Cleared
3 70 (21.15%) CEH
3 70 (21.15%) CISM
4 68 (20.54%) Degree
5 63 (19.03%) SC Cleared
6 55 (16.62%) SANS
7 42 (12.69%) CREST Certified
8 40 (12.08%) OSCP
9 28 (8.46%) CISA
10 25 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (5.74%) CCNA
12 15 (4.53%) CCNP
12 15 (4.53%) CompTIA Security+
12 15 (4.53%) Security+ Certification
13 14 (4.23%) GCIH
13 14 (4.23%) GIAC
14 12 (3.63%) GCIA
15 9 (2.72%) IISP
15 9 (2.72%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (29.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 78 (23.56%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.51%) SLA
4 4 (1.21%) GPG13
4 4 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.60%) COBIT
7 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 57 (17.22%) Active Directory
2 24 (7.25%) Snort
3 13 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.93%) vSphere
4 11 (3.32%) XenApp
5 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.30%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (10.27%) Nessus
2 12 (3.63%) QRadar
3 10 (3.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 10 (3.02%) Nmap
4 7 (2.11%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (1.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (1.21%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.21%) ArcSight ESM
7 3 (0.91%) Nexpose
7 3 (0.91%) RSA Archer
7 3 (0.91%) SCCM
8 2 (0.60%) EnCase
9 1 (0.30%) Endace
9 1 (0.30%) vMotion
9 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (16.62%) Splunk
2 51 (15.41%) ArcSight
3 50 (15.11%) Cisco
4 42 (12.69%) LogRhythm
5 21 (6.34%) Qualys
6 20 (6.04%) Intel
6 20 (6.04%) Juniper
7 17 (5.14%) HP
8 16 (4.83%) VMware
9 15 (4.53%) Microsoft
10 14 (4.23%) CheckPoint
11 13 (3.93%) Apple
11 13 (3.93%) Google
12 12 (3.63%) Citrix
12 12 (3.63%) IBM
12 12 (3.63%) Intel Security
13 10 (3.02%) LogLogic
13 10 (3.02%) Palo Alto
14 7 (2.11%) Sophos
15 5 (1.51%) AlienVault
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Thales
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £76,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Corporate Benefits, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London and Farnborough
Acumin Consulting
Salary: Up to £40k DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Acumin
Salary: Up to £40 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Corporate Benefits, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago