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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 292 295 303
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 154 125 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.60% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.74% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 110 107 106
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
16728 16906 16604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.26% 80.53% 77.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13481 13263 13781
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,783
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +2 72 £65,000 +36.84% 21
Hampshire +2 53 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Surrey -8 9 £53,750 -10.41%
Kent +15 8 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 152 (47.65%) Firewall
2 115 (36.05%) Security Cleared
3 112 (35.11%) Windows
4 107 (33.54%) Information Security
5 97 (30.41%) SC Cleared
6 93 (29.15%) CISSP
7 84 (26.33%) Cyber Security
8 83 (26.02%) Linux
9 77 (24.14%) TCP/IP
10 69 (21.63%) Network Security
11 65 (20.38%) Intrusion Detection
12 61 (19.12%) Incident Management
13 59 (18.50%) Management Information System
14 54 (16.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 51 (15.99%) DV Cleared
16 50 (15.67%) Cisco
17 44 (13.79%) PCI DSS
18 42 (13.17%) ITIL
19 41 (12.85%) Active Directory
19 41 (12.85%) Analytics
20 40 (12.54%) WAN
21 38 (11.91%) LAN
21 38 (11.91%) Security Management
22 37 (11.60%) SQL
22 37 (11.60%) UNIX
22 37 (11.60%) CISM
22 37 (11.60%) Vulnerability Management
23 36 (11.29%) Penetration Testing
24 35 (10.97%) CheckPoint
25 34 (10.66%) CISA

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 6 (1.88%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (0.94%) Lync
3 3 (0.94%) IIS
4 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.31%) CMS
4 1 (0.31%) JBoss
4 1 (0.31%) Apache
4 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (47.65%) Firewall
2 77 (24.14%) TCP/IP
3 69 (21.63%) Network Security
4 65 (20.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 40 (12.54%) WAN
6 38 (11.91%) LAN
7 30 (9.40%) Internet
8 28 (8.78%) Wireshark
9 26 (8.15%) tcpdump
10 24 (7.52%) DNS
11 22 (6.90%) HTTP
12 20 (6.27%) SMTP
13 18 (5.64%) VPN
14 15 (4.70%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (4.70%) DHCP
14 15 (4.70%) MPLS
15 13 (4.08%) Wireless
16 9 (2.82%) SAN
16 9 (2.82%) SNMP
17 7 (2.19%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.03%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.39%) Big Data
3 7 (2.19%) Hadoop
3 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.19%) NoSQL
3 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.94%) Redis
6 2 (0.63%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.31%) HBase
7 1 (0.31%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.31%) MySQL
7 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Metasploit
General
1 33 (10.34%) Finance
2 16 (5.02%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.39%) Banking
3 14 (4.39%) Retail
4 12 (3.76%) Marketing
5 11 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.45%) Games
6 10 (3.13%) Advertising
7 8 (2.51%) Legal
7 8 (2.51%) Military
8 6 (1.88%) Electronics
9 5 (1.57%) Law
10 3 (0.94%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.63%) German Language
11 2 (0.63%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.31%) French Language
12 1 (0.31%) Back Office
12 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 101 (31.66%) Analyst
2 77 (24.14%) Security Analyst
3 71 (22.26%) Consultant
4 56 (17.55%) Security Consultant
5 50 (15.67%) Security Engineer
6 19 (5.96%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 19 (5.96%) Security Specialist
7 13 (4.08%) Security Operations Analyst
7 13 (4.08%) Senior Security Analyst
7 13 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (4.08%) Operations Analyst
7 13 (4.08%) Architect
7 13 (4.08%) Network Consultant
8 12 (3.76%) IT Security Analyst
8 12 (3.76%) IT Security Engineer
9 11 (3.45%) Cyber Security Consultant
9 11 (3.45%) Security Manager
10 10 (3.13%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.13%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.90%) Regular Expression
2 2 (0.63%) .NET
2 2 (0.63%) ODBC
2 2 (0.63%) Lucene
3 1 (0.31%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.31%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (18.50%) Management Information System
2 32 (10.03%) Computer Science
3 29 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.64%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.51%) Replication
5 8 (2.51%) Open Source
6 6 (1.88%) PKI
7 5 (1.57%) Machine to Machine
7 5 (1.57%) Blog
8 3 (0.94%) Kindle
8 3 (0.94%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.63%) Physics
10 1 (0.31%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.31%) CMDB
10 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.31%) CESG
10 1 (0.31%) Statistics
10 1 (0.31%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 112 (35.11%) Windows
2 83 (26.02%) Linux
3 37 (11.60%) UNIX
4 13 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.13%) CentOS
7 7 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.57%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.57%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.57%) Solaris
9 4 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.94%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (33.54%) Information Security
2 84 (26.33%) Cyber Security
3 61 (19.12%) Incident Management
4 42 (13.17%) ITIL
5 41 (12.85%) Analytics
6 38 (11.91%) Security Management
7 37 (11.60%) Vulnerability Management
8 36 (11.29%) Penetration Testing
9 32 (10.03%) Kalman Filter
10 30 (9.40%) Project Management
11 28 (8.78%) Security Architecture
12 23 (7.21%) Data Analysis
13 22 (6.90%) Change Management
14 20 (6.27%) PRINCE2
14 20 (6.27%) Security Testing
15 18 (5.64%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (5.64%) Data Visualisation
16 15 (4.70%) Risk Management
17 14 (4.39%) TOGAF
17 14 (4.39%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 37 (11.60%) SQL
2 17 (5.33%) Python
3 15 (4.70%) PowerShell
4 11 (3.45%) C
5 10 (3.13%) Java
6 9 (2.82%) C++
7 8 (2.51%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.25%) C#
9 3 (0.94%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.63%) Perl
10 2 (0.63%) R
11 1 (0.31%) Ruby
11 1 (0.31%) PHP
11 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 115 (36.05%) Security Cleared
2 97 (30.41%) SC Cleared
3 93 (29.15%) CISSP
4 51 (15.99%) DV Cleared
5 37 (11.60%) CISM
6 34 (10.66%) CISA
6 34 (10.66%) Degree
7 31 (9.72%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (7.52%) GCIA
9 20 (6.27%) GIAC
10 19 (5.96%) CEH
10 19 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (5.64%) MCSE
11 18 (5.64%) GCIH
12 15 (4.70%) CCNA
13 14 (4.39%) CCNP
13 14 (4.39%) CRISC
14 13 (4.08%) PCI QSA
15 8 (2.51%) CCIE
15 8 (2.51%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (16.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (13.79%) PCI DSS
3 15 (4.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (4.39%) SLA
5 10 (3.13%) GPG13
6 8 (2.51%) COBIT
7 7 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.94%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.63%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
System Software
1 41 (12.85%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.45%) Snort
3 7 (2.19%) XenApp
4 6 (1.88%) vSphere
5 5 (1.57%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.94%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (2.19%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (1.88%) Nessus
4 5 (1.57%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.94%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.63%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (0.63%) SCCM
7 1 (0.31%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.31%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.31%) OpenView
7 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (15.67%) Cisco
2 35 (10.97%) CheckPoint
3 32 (10.03%) Juniper
4 26 (8.15%) McAfee
5 23 (7.21%) ArcSight
6 20 (6.27%) Sourcefire
7 19 (5.96%) Microsoft
8 18 (5.64%) VMware
9 16 (5.02%) Blue Coat
9 16 (5.02%) F5
9 16 (5.02%) Splunk
9 16 (5.02%) LogRhythm
10 15 (4.70%) Citrix
11 14 (4.39%) Symantec
12 8 (2.51%) Red Hat
12 8 (2.51%) Websense
13 6 (1.88%) Fortinet
13 6 (1.88%) Qualys
14 5 (1.57%) SevOne
14 5 (1.57%) BMC
Hook, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum excellent benefits package and bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive, bonus + more
Posted: 14 hours ago
High Wycombe
Church International
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified , £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified ,£Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chatham, Kent
Harris Global
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £70,000 per annum £70,000 + Car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Gym, Pension,Days Out
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £50,000 per annum £50,000+ Car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £42,500 per annum £42,500 + Car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago