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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 294 325 313
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -12
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 154 110 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.49% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.62% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 109 96 107
Average salary £55,000 £47,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.40% -5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
17037 17861 17139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.79% 80.30% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13607 14066 13977
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,670
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.04%
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 £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 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 27 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 +22 61 £65,000 +36.84% 34
Hampshire +13 60 £52,500 +16.66% 8
Kent +25 13 £55,000 +58.27% 2
Surrey +7 9 £53,750 -10.41% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £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 27 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.

1 151 (48.09%) Firewall
2 121 (38.54%) Security Cleared
3 114 (36.31%) Windows
4 106 (33.76%) Information Security
5 103 (32.80%) SC Cleared
6 97 (30.89%) CISSP
7 88 (28.03%) Cyber Security
8 79 (25.16%) TCP/IP
9 74 (23.57%) Linux
10 68 (21.66%) Network Security
11 63 (20.06%) Intrusion Detection
12 60 (19.11%) Incident Management
12 60 (19.11%) Management Information System
13 55 (17.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 53 (16.88%) Cisco
15 52 (16.56%) DV Cleared
16 44 (14.01%) PCI DSS
17 43 (13.69%) Analytics
18 42 (13.38%) ITIL
19 41 (13.06%) WAN
19 41 (13.06%) CISM
20 40 (12.74%) Active Directory
21 38 (12.10%) CISA
21 38 (12.10%) LAN
22 37 (11.78%) UNIX
22 37 (11.78%) SQL
22 37 (11.78%) SQL Server
23 35 (11.15%) Juniper
23 35 (11.15%) Penetration Testing
24 34 (10.83%) CheckPoint

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 5 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 3 (0.96%) IIS
2 3 (0.96%) Lync
2 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.32%) JBoss
3 1 (0.32%) Apache
3 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.32%) SAS
3 1 (0.32%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (6.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 151 (48.09%) Firewall
2 79 (25.16%) TCP/IP
3 68 (21.66%) Network Security
4 63 (20.06%) Intrusion Detection
5 41 (13.06%) WAN
6 38 (12.10%) LAN
7 31 (9.87%) Internet
8 25 (7.96%) Wireshark
9 23 (7.32%) HTTP
9 23 (7.32%) DNS
10 21 (6.69%) SMTP
11 20 (6.37%) tcpdump
12 19 (6.05%) VPN
13 16 (5.10%) DHCP
14 13 (4.14%) MPLS
15 12 (3.82%) Wireless
15 12 (3.82%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (3.18%) SNMP
17 8 (2.55%) SAN
17 8 (2.55%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.82%) Big Data
3 8 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.23%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.59%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.96%) Redis
7 2 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.32%) MySQL
8 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Metasploit
General
1 27 (8.60%) Finance
2 16 (5.10%) Banking
2 16 (5.10%) Retail
3 14 (4.46%) Marketing
3 14 (4.46%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.14%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.14%) Games
5 9 (2.87%) Advertising
6 7 (2.23%) Military
6 7 (2.23%) Electronics
7 6 (1.91%) Legal
8 5 (1.59%) Law
9 2 (0.64%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.64%) German Language
9 2 (0.64%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.32%) Back Office
10 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (33.44%) Analyst
2 79 (25.16%) Security Analyst
3 73 (23.25%) Consultant
4 56 (17.83%) Security Consultant
5 51 (16.24%) Security Engineer
6 21 (6.69%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (5.73%) Senior Security Analyst
8 16 (5.10%) Pre Sales Engineer
9 15 (4.78%) Security Operations Analyst
9 15 (4.78%) Security Manager
9 15 (4.78%) Operations Analyst
10 14 (4.46%) Security Specialist
11 12 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (3.82%) Network Consultant
11 12 (3.82%) Cyber Security Analyst
12 11 (3.50%) Cyber Security Consultant
12 11 (3.50%) IT Security Engineer
12 11 (3.50%) Service Manager
13 10 (3.18%) Principal Consultant
13 10 (3.18%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.64%) Regular Expression
2 3 (0.96%) ODBC
3 2 (0.64%) Lucene
3 2 (0.64%) .NET
4 1 (0.32%) JSP
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 60 (19.11%) Management Information System
2 33 (10.51%) Computer Science
3 31 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.41%) Visualisation
5 10 (3.18%) Open Source
6 7 (2.23%) Replication
7 6 (1.91%) PKI
8 5 (1.59%) Blog
8 5 (1.59%) Machine to Machine
9 3 (0.96%) Kindle
10 2 (0.64%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.64%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.64%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.64%) Physics
11 1 (0.32%) Economics
11 1 (0.32%) CMDB
11 1 (0.32%) Statistics
11 1 (0.32%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.32%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 114 (36.31%) Windows
2 74 (23.57%) Linux
3 37 (11.78%) UNIX
4 11 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.18%) CentOS
6 8 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.27%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.27%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.96%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (33.76%) Information Security
2 88 (28.03%) Cyber Security
3 60 (19.11%) Incident Management
4 43 (13.69%) Analytics
5 42 (13.38%) ITIL
6 35 (11.15%) Penetration Testing
7 34 (10.83%) Vulnerability Management
8 33 (10.51%) Security Management
9 30 (9.55%) Project Management
10 28 (8.92%) Kalman Filter
11 27 (8.60%) Security Architecture
12 21 (6.69%) Security Testing
12 21 (6.69%) PRINCE2
12 21 (6.69%) Data Analysis
13 20 (6.37%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (5.41%) Computer Forensics
14 17 (5.41%) Data Visualisation
15 16 (5.10%) TOGAF
15 16 (5.10%) Change Management
16 15 (4.78%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (11.78%) SQL
2 15 (4.78%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.46%) Python
4 11 (3.50%) C
5 10 (3.18%) Java
6 8 (2.55%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.55%) C++
7 4 (1.27%) Perl
8 3 (0.96%) PHP
8 3 (0.96%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.96%) Ruby
8 3 (0.96%) C#
9 2 (0.64%) R
10 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (38.54%) Security Cleared
2 103 (32.80%) SC Cleared
3 97 (30.89%) CISSP
4 52 (16.56%) DV Cleared
5 41 (13.06%) CISM
6 38 (12.10%) CISA
7 29 (9.24%) Degree
7 29 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (7.01%) CEH
9 21 (6.69%) GCIA
9 21 (6.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (6.37%) MCSE
10 20 (6.37%) GIAC
11 17 (5.41%) GCIH
12 16 (5.10%) CRISC
13 14 (4.46%) PCI QSA
14 13 (4.14%) CCNA
14 13 (4.14%) CCNP
15 7 (2.23%) CCIE
15 7 (2.23%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (17.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (14.01%) PCI DSS
3 14 (4.46%) SLA
4 12 (3.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (3.50%) GPG13
6 9 (2.87%) COBIT
7 8 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 6 (1.91%) FISMA
9 4 (1.27%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.96%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.32%) JSP 440
System Software
1 40 (12.74%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.50%) Snort
3 7 (2.23%) XenApp
4 5 (1.59%) vSphere
5 3 (0.96%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.96%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.87%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (2.55%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (1.91%) Nessus
4 3 (0.96%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.96%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.64%) SCCM
5 2 (0.64%) CORE IMPACT
5 2 (0.64%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.32%) OpenView
6 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.32%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 53 (16.88%) Cisco
2 35 (11.15%) Juniper
3 34 (10.83%) CheckPoint
4 30 (9.55%) McAfee
5 26 (8.28%) ArcSight
6 24 (7.64%) Splunk
7 18 (5.73%) Microsoft
8 16 (5.10%) Sourcefire
9 15 (4.78%) Symantec
9 15 (4.78%) Blue Coat
9 15 (4.78%) LogRhythm
10 14 (4.46%) F5
10 14 (4.46%) VMware
11 13 (4.14%) Citrix
12 9 (2.87%) Websense
13 7 (2.23%) Fortinet
14 6 (1.91%) Qualys
15 5 (1.59%) HP
16 4 (1.27%) Red Hat
16 4 (1.27%) Proofpoint
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive
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