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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 292 346 372
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +26
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 152 88 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.41% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.52% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 112 76 62
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
17383 17049 17614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.58% 79.20% 77.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13513 13926 14901
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +21 58 £46,250 -15.90% 5
Berkshire +5 44 £65,000 +18.18% 6
Kent +21 18 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey -17 12 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 3 £55,000 - 2
East Sussex - 2 £41,250 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (43.01%) Firewall
2 122 (42.66%) Security Cleared
3 111 (38.81%) SC Cleared
4 93 (32.52%) Windows
5 83 (29.02%) Linux
6 77 (26.92%) Information Security
7 74 (25.87%) Cyber Security
8 69 (24.13%) Analytics
9 67 (23.43%) Intrusion Detection
10 66 (23.08%) PCI DSS
10 66 (23.08%) CISSP
11 65 (22.73%) GCIA
12 62 (21.68%) Sourcefire
13 61 (21.33%) DV Cleared
14 57 (19.93%) tcpdump
15 55 (19.23%) LogRhythm
16 53 (18.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 50 (17.48%) Wireshark
18 47 (16.43%) TCP/IP
19 43 (15.03%) Degree
19 43 (15.03%) GCIH
20 42 (14.69%) Management Information System
21 41 (14.34%) Cisco
21 41 (14.34%) CheckPoint
22 38 (13.29%) SQL
22 38 (13.29%) Finance
22 38 (13.29%) Kalman Filter
23 37 (12.94%) ArcSight
24 34 (11.89%) Penetration Testing
25 32 (11.19%) Snort

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.40%) MS Project
2 4 (1.40%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 123 (43.01%) Firewall
2 67 (23.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 57 (19.93%) tcpdump
4 50 (17.48%) Wireshark
5 47 (16.43%) TCP/IP
6 32 (11.19%) Internet
7 30 (10.49%) LAN
8 28 (9.79%) Network Security
9 24 (8.39%) WAN
9 24 (8.39%) HTTP
10 18 (6.29%) DNS
11 13 (4.55%) LDAP
12 12 (4.20%) FTP
12 12 (4.20%) SMTP
13 9 (3.15%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (2.80%) VPN
15 7 (2.45%) MPLS
16 6 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
16 6 (2.10%) Wireless
16 6 (2.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (2.10%) Big Data
4 5 (1.75%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.35%) HBase
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 10 (3.50%) Metasploit
General
1 38 (13.29%) Finance
2 12 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.45%) Legal
4 6 (2.10%) Aerospace
4 6 (2.10%) Military
4 6 (2.10%) Electronics
4 6 (2.10%) Banking
5 5 (1.75%) Marketing
5 5 (1.75%) Retail
5 5 (1.75%) Games
5 5 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.05%) Advertising
7 2 (0.70%) Law
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 136 (47.55%) Analyst
2 109 (38.11%) Security Analyst
3 59 (20.63%) Consultant
4 47 (16.43%) Security Consultant
5 40 (13.99%) Security Engineer
6 28 (9.79%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 26 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
8 18 (6.29%) Operations Analyst
8 18 (6.29%) IT Security Consultant
8 18 (6.29%) IT Consultant
8 18 (6.29%) Security Operations Analyst
9 13 (4.55%) Architect
10 12 (4.20%) Incident Analyst
11 11 (3.85%) Network Analyst
12 10 (3.50%) Junior
13 9 (3.15%) Sales Engineer
13 9 (3.15%) Pre Sales Consultant
13 9 (3.15%) Security Specialist
13 9 (3.15%) Sales Consultant
14 8 (2.80%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.80%) Regular Expression
2 5 (1.75%) Middleware
3 2 (0.70%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.69%) Management Information System
2 22 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.15%) PKI
5 7 (2.45%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.45%) Cryptography
6 5 (1.75%) CESG
7 3 (1.05%) Replication
8 2 (0.70%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.70%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.35%) Open Source
9 1 (0.35%) Kindle
9 1 (0.35%) Physics
9 1 (0.35%) Blog
9 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 93 (32.52%) Windows
2 83 (29.02%) Linux
3 29 (10.14%) UNIX
4 19 (6.64%) AIX
4 19 (6.64%) Solaris
5 8 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.80%) CentOS
6 4 (1.40%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (26.92%) Information Security
2 74 (25.87%) Cyber Security
3 69 (24.13%) Analytics
4 38 (13.29%) Kalman Filter
5 34 (11.89%) Penetration Testing
6 32 (11.19%) Incident Management
7 27 (9.44%) Security Architecture
7 27 (9.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 24 (8.39%) ITIL
9 23 (8.04%) Security Management
10 22 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
11 19 (6.64%) E-Commerce
11 19 (6.64%) Ethical Hacking
12 17 (5.94%) Change Management
13 16 (5.59%) Information Assurance
14 14 (4.90%) Change Control
14 14 (4.90%) Data Analysis
14 14 (4.90%) Computer Forensics
15 13 (4.55%) PRINCE2
16 11 (3.85%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (13.29%) SQL
2 19 (6.64%) Python
3 11 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 6 (2.10%) C
4 6 (2.10%) C#
4 6 (2.10%) C++
4 6 (2.10%) Perl
4 6 (2.10%) PHP
4 6 (2.10%) Ruby
5 3 (1.05%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 122 (42.66%) Security Cleared
2 111 (38.81%) SC Cleared
3 66 (23.08%) CISSP
4 65 (22.73%) GCIA
5 61 (21.33%) DV Cleared
6 43 (15.03%) Degree
6 43 (15.03%) GCIH
7 25 (8.74%) GIAC
8 21 (7.34%) CISA
9 18 (6.29%) CEH
10 14 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (4.20%) CISM
12 11 (3.85%) SSCP
13 8 (2.80%) CCNA
14 6 (2.10%) MCSE
14 6 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (2.10%) CCNP
14 6 (2.10%) PCI QSA
15 5 (1.75%) CRISC
15 5 (1.75%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 53 (18.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.80%) COBIT
4 7 (2.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.10%) HIPAA
6 5 (1.75%) COSO
7 4 (1.40%) GPG13
8 3 (1.05%) SLA
9 1 (0.35%) QA
9 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (11.19%) Snort
2 14 (4.90%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.50%) Nmap
4 5 (1.75%) ProxySG
5 3 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.70%) XenApp
6 2 (0.70%) vSphere
7 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.35%) UAG
7 1 (0.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (5.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (4.90%) Nessus
3 5 (1.75%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.70%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 62 (21.68%) Sourcefire
2 55 (19.23%) LogRhythm
3 41 (14.34%) Cisco
3 41 (14.34%) CheckPoint
4 37 (12.94%) ArcSight
5 31 (10.84%) McAfee
6 19 (6.64%) Symantec
7 18 (6.29%) Juniper
7 18 (6.29%) Microsoft
8 17 (5.94%) Splunk
9 14 (4.90%) Websense
9 14 (4.90%) Tripwire
10 12 (4.20%) F5
10 12 (4.20%) Imperva
11 11 (3.85%) Red Hat
12 10 (3.50%) Sophos
12 10 (3.50%) VMware
12 10 (3.50%) IBM
13 9 (3.15%) Blue Coat
14 8 (2.80%) Oracle
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified + shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £500 to £600 per day good bonus and benefits offered
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East England
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Salt
Salary: Upto £60K Basic + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £20K OTE + Car + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £20K OTE + Car + Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
South East England
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car Allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago