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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 285 310 383
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +73
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 167 138 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 0.61% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.76% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 132 129 47
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £31,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
17225 18278 16937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.91% 80.63% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13991 14357 13801
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,450 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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 +59 68 £55,000 +22.22% 12
Hampshire -32 42 £45,000 - 12
Surrey +34 21 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Kent -7 16 £43,500 +24.28% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 6 £57,500 +4.54%
Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £55,000 - 4
Middlesex - 1 - -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 120 (36.14%) Security Cleared
2 118 (35.54%) Firewall
3 114 (34.34%) Windows
4 111 (33.43%) Information Security
5 110 (33.13%) CISSP
6 101 (30.42%) Cyber Security
7 94 (28.31%) TCP/IP
8 89 (26.81%) Linux
9 85 (25.60%) SC Cleared
10 70 (21.08%) Analytics
11 65 (19.58%) Incident Management
12 63 (18.98%) Cisco
12 63 (18.98%) Management Information System
13 60 (18.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 60 (18.07%) DV Cleared
14 55 (16.57%) Network Security
15 54 (16.27%) Finance
16 52 (15.66%) Intrusion Detection
16 52 (15.66%) Penetration Testing
17 51 (15.36%) Internet
18 50 (15.06%) McAfee
18 50 (15.06%) Microsoft
19 48 (14.46%) LAN
19 48 (14.46%) WAN
20 46 (13.86%) SQL Server
21 45 (13.55%) ITIL
21 45 (13.55%) PCI DSS
22 44 (13.25%) CEH
23 43 (12.95%) Kalman Filter
24 41 (12.35%) UNIX

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 12 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.20%) CMS
3 4 (1.20%) Lync
3 4 (1.20%) Apache
3 4 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.90%) IIS
4 3 (0.90%) JBoss
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.30%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.22%) MS Office
3 8 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.51%) SaaS
2 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 118 (35.54%) Firewall
2 94 (28.31%) TCP/IP
3 55 (16.57%) Network Security
4 52 (15.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 51 (15.36%) Internet
6 48 (14.46%) LAN
6 48 (14.46%) WAN
7 35 (10.54%) SMTP
7 35 (10.54%) HTTP
8 30 (9.04%) DNS
9 22 (6.63%) Wireshark
10 15 (4.52%) VPN
11 13 (3.92%) DHCP
11 13 (3.92%) Wireless
11 13 (3.92%) tcpdump
12 8 (2.41%) DMZ
12 8 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (2.41%) Broadband
13 7 (2.11%) SSL
14 6 (1.81%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.23%) NoSQL
3 18 (5.42%) Big Data
4 11 (3.31%) MySQL
5 6 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (1.51%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.51%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.20%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.20%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.90%) Redis
9 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Yeoman
General
1 54 (16.27%) Finance
2 35 (10.54%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.12%) Banking
4 11 (3.31%) Law
5 8 (2.41%) Advertising
6 7 (2.11%) Legal
6 7 (2.11%) Marketing
7 6 (1.81%) Retail
8 4 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.20%) Games
8 4 (1.20%) Electronics
9 3 (0.90%) Back Office
10 2 (0.60%) Military
11 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (39.76%) Analyst
2 84 (25.30%) Security Analyst
3 51 (15.36%) Security Engineer
4 48 (14.46%) Consultant
5 34 (10.24%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (7.53%) Security Consultant
7 22 (6.63%) Senior Security Analyst
8 21 (6.33%) Operations Analyst
9 19 (5.72%) Architect
9 19 (5.72%) Security Operations Analyst
10 18 (5.42%) Security Architect
11 16 (4.82%) Security Specialist
12 15 (4.52%) IT Security Analyst
12 15 (4.52%) Security Manager
13 14 (4.22%) Cyber Security Analyst
14 12 (3.61%) Technical Engineer
15 11 (3.31%) IT Consultant
15 11 (3.31%) Network Engineer
15 11 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
15 11 (3.31%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.12%) Regular Expression
2 10 (3.01%) ZeroMQ
3 5 (1.51%) .NET
4 3 (0.90%) Web Services
4 3 (0.90%) ODBC
5 2 (0.60%) Middleware
6 1 (0.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 63 (18.98%) Management Information System
2 23 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.92%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (1.20%) Cybercrime
6 4 (1.20%) Taxonomies
6 4 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.20%) Economics
7 3 (0.90%) Blog
8 2 (0.60%) RMADS
8 2 (0.60%) CESG
8 2 (0.60%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.60%) SecurID
8 2 (0.60%) PKI
8 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.60%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.60%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.30%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 114 (34.34%) Windows
2 89 (26.81%) Linux
3 41 (12.35%) UNIX
4 10 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (3.01%) Windows 8
5 9 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.41%) CentOS
7 7 (2.11%) Solaris
8 6 (1.81%) MVS
8 6 (1.81%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.20%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.90%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.60%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (33.43%) Information Security
2 101 (30.42%) Cyber Security
3 70 (21.08%) Analytics
4 65 (19.58%) Incident Management
5 52 (15.66%) Penetration Testing
6 45 (13.55%) ITIL
7 43 (12.95%) Kalman Filter
8 36 (10.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 31 (9.34%) Malware Analysis
10 26 (7.83%) Vulnerability Management
11 24 (7.23%) Security Architecture
12 23 (6.93%) Security Testing
12 23 (6.93%) Project Management
13 22 (6.63%) Security Management
14 16 (4.82%) Risk Management
14 16 (4.82%) Ethical Hacking
15 15 (4.52%) Data Security
15 15 (4.52%) Computer Forensics
16 13 (3.92%) Information Management
16 13 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (11.14%) SQL
2 24 (7.23%) Java
3 18 (5.42%) PowerShell
4 17 (5.12%) Python
5 16 (4.82%) Perl
6 13 (3.92%) PHP
7 12 (3.61%) Bash Shell
8 10 (3.01%) Ruby
9 9 (2.71%) C
10 4 (1.20%) C++
10 4 (1.20%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.60%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 120 (36.14%) Security Cleared
2 110 (33.13%) CISSP
3 85 (25.60%) SC Cleared
4 60 (18.07%) DV Cleared
5 44 (13.25%) CEH
6 39 (11.75%) Degree
7 32 (9.64%) CISA
8 29 (8.73%) CISM
8 29 (8.73%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (7.53%) GIAC
10 24 (7.23%) GCIA
11 23 (6.93%) GCIH
12 22 (6.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (4.82%) MCSE
13 16 (4.82%) CCNP
13 16 (4.82%) CCNA
13 16 (4.82%) SSCP
14 9 (2.71%) CHFI
14 9 (2.71%) CRISC
15 8 (2.41%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (18.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (13.55%) PCI DSS
3 16 (4.82%) SLA
4 13 (3.92%) COBIT
5 10 (3.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (1.51%) HIPAA
8 4 (1.20%) GPG13
9 1 (0.30%) FISMA
System Software
1 38 (11.45%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.42%) Snort
3 6 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.81%) vSphere
4 5 (1.51%) XenApp
5 3 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.30%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (5.72%) McAfee ePO
2 12 (3.61%) Nessus
3 4 (1.20%) SCCM
3 4 (1.20%) Hyperic
4 3 (0.90%) HAProxy
4 3 (0.90%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.30%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.30%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 63 (18.98%) Cisco
2 50 (15.06%) Microsoft
2 50 (15.06%) McAfee
3 39 (11.75%) Splunk
4 33 (9.94%) ArcSight
5 28 (8.43%) Juniper
6 27 (8.13%) Sourcefire
7 24 (7.23%) CheckPoint
8 20 (6.02%) LogRhythm
9 15 (4.52%) VMware
10 14 (4.22%) Websense
11 10 (3.01%) Fortinet
11 10 (3.01%) SAP
12 8 (2.41%) Qualys
13 7 (2.11%) Symantec
13 7 (2.11%) HP
14 6 (1.81%) F5
15 5 (1.51%) Oracle
15 5 (1.51%) Citrix
15 5 (1.51%) Blue Coat
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Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £47,000 to £53,000 per annum + additional flexible benefits packa
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