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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 293 311 350
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +39
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 152 142 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.64% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.79% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 119 119 57
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £34,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -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
17316 18024 16618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.10% 80.96% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14188 13953 13512
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 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Hampshire -25 46 £45,000 - 10
Berkshire +34 45 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Surrey +29 30 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 10 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Kent -17 9 £43,500 +17.56%
Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Middlesex +4 2 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £65,000 - 5
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 109 (35.28%) Firewall
1 109 (35.28%) Security Cleared
2 108 (34.95%) CISSP
3 96 (31.07%) Windows
4 94 (30.42%) Information Security
5 91 (29.45%) Cyber Security
6 83 (26.86%) SC Cleared
7 77 (24.92%) Linux
8 76 (24.60%) TCP/IP
9 68 (22.01%) Analytics
10 58 (18.77%) Management Information System
11 57 (18.45%) Cisco
12 56 (18.12%) McAfee
13 52 (16.83%) Finance
14 50 (16.18%) Network Security
15 48 (15.53%) DV Cleared
15 48 (15.53%) Incident Management
16 47 (15.21%) ArcSight
17 46 (14.89%) Microsoft
18 45 (14.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 45 (14.56%) Intrusion Detection
19 44 (14.24%) Penetration Testing
20 43 (13.92%) Kalman Filter
21 42 (13.59%) Internet
22 41 (13.27%) SQL Server
23 39 (12.62%) UNIX
23 39 (12.62%) CEH
23 39 (12.62%) PCI DSS
24 38 (12.30%) WAN
25 37 (11.97%) Degree

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.29%) CMS
3 4 (1.29%) Apache
3 4 (1.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.97%) JBoss
5 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.32%) nginx
5 1 (0.32%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.24%) MS Office
3 8 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.94%) SaaS
2 2 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (35.28%) Firewall
2 76 (24.60%) TCP/IP
3 50 (16.18%) Network Security
4 45 (14.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 42 (13.59%) Internet
6 38 (12.30%) WAN
7 35 (11.33%) LAN
8 29 (9.39%) SMTP
9 27 (8.74%) HTTP
10 24 (7.77%) DNS
11 23 (7.44%) Wireshark
12 15 (4.85%) VPN
13 10 (3.24%) Wireless
14 9 (2.91%) SSL
14 9 (2.91%) DHCP
14 9 (2.91%) tcpdump
15 8 (2.59%) Broadband
16 6 (1.94%) SNMP
16 6 (1.94%) WebEx
17 5 (1.62%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.77%) NoSQL
3 17 (5.50%) Big Data
4 11 (3.56%) MySQL
5 6 (1.94%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.29%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.29%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Yeoman
General
1 52 (16.83%) Finance
2 32 (10.36%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.50%) Banking
4 10 (3.24%) Law
5 9 (2.91%) Legal
6 8 (2.59%) Retail
7 7 (2.27%) Marketing
8 6 (1.94%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.62%) Advertising
10 4 (1.29%) Games
11 2 (0.65%) Back Office
11 2 (0.65%) Electronics
12 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 130 (42.07%) Analyst
2 80 (25.89%) Security Analyst
3 52 (16.83%) Consultant
4 42 (13.59%) Security Engineer
5 33 (10.68%) Senior Analyst
6 23 (7.44%) Security Consultant
7 22 (7.12%) Operations Analyst
8 21 (6.80%) Architect
9 19 (6.15%) Senior Security Analyst
10 18 (5.83%) Security Operations Analyst
11 16 (5.18%) Security Architect
12 14 (4.53%) Cyber Security Analyst
13 13 (4.21%) IT Security Analyst
14 12 (3.88%) IT Consultant
15 11 (3.56%) Systems Engineer
15 11 (3.56%) Network Analyst
15 11 (3.56%) Technical Engineer
16 10 (3.24%) Security Specialist
16 10 (3.24%) Information Architect
16 10 (3.24%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.18%) Regular Expression
2 10 (3.24%) ZeroMQ
3 5 (1.62%) .NET
4 3 (0.97%) Web Services
4 3 (0.97%) Middleware
5 2 (0.65%) ODBC
5 2 (0.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 58 (18.77%) Management Information System
2 18 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.88%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.94%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.29%) Taxonomies
6 4 (1.29%) Economics
6 4 (1.29%) Cybercrime
6 4 (1.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.97%) SecurID
8 2 (0.65%) RMADS
8 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.65%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.65%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.32%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.32%) NHS
9 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.32%) Clustering
9 1 (0.32%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 96 (31.07%) Windows
2 77 (24.92%) Linux
3 39 (12.62%) UNIX
4 10 (3.24%) Windows 8
5 9 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (2.59%) CentOS
7 7 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.94%) MVS
8 6 (1.94%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.94%) Solaris
9 4 (1.29%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (30.42%) Information Security
2 91 (29.45%) Cyber Security
3 68 (22.01%) Analytics
4 48 (15.53%) Incident Management
5 44 (14.24%) Penetration Testing
6 43 (13.92%) Kalman Filter
7 36 (11.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 35 (11.33%) ITIL
9 28 (9.06%) Security Management
9 28 (9.06%) Malware Analysis
9 28 (9.06%) Vulnerability Management
10 21 (6.80%) Security Architecture
11 19 (6.15%) Security Testing
12 18 (5.83%) Project Management
13 17 (5.50%) Ethical Hacking
13 17 (5.50%) Data Protection
14 14 (4.53%) Risk Management
15 13 (4.21%) Change Management
15 13 (4.21%) Network Architecture
16 12 (3.88%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 34 (11.00%) SQL
2 19 (6.15%) Java
3 14 (4.53%) Perl
3 14 (4.53%) Python
4 13 (4.21%) PHP
4 13 (4.21%) PowerShell
5 10 (3.24%) Bash Shell
6 9 (2.91%) C
6 9 (2.91%) Ruby
7 4 (1.29%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.97%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 109 (35.28%) Security Cleared
2 108 (34.95%) CISSP
3 83 (26.86%) SC Cleared
4 48 (15.53%) DV Cleared
5 39 (12.62%) CEH
6 37 (11.97%) Degree
7 31 (10.03%) CISA
8 25 (8.09%) CISM
8 25 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (8.09%) GCIH
9 24 (7.77%) GCIA
10 19 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (6.15%) GIAC
11 18 (5.83%) SSCP
12 14 (4.53%) CCNA
12 14 (4.53%) MCSE
13 12 (3.88%) CCNP
14 11 (3.56%) ACSA
15 10 (3.24%) CRISC
16 9 (2.91%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (14.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (12.62%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.88%) SLA
4 10 (3.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (3.24%) COBIT
5 5 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 4 (1.29%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.97%) GPG13
System Software
1 33 (10.68%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.50%) Snort
3 6 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.62%) vSphere
5 4 (1.29%) XenApp
6 2 (0.65%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (8.09%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (4.21%) Nessus
3 4 (1.29%) Hyperic
4 3 (0.97%) HP SIM
4 3 (0.97%) SCCM
5 2 (0.65%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.32%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.32%) Nmap
Vendors
1 57 (18.45%) Cisco
2 56 (18.12%) McAfee
3 47 (15.21%) ArcSight
4 46 (14.89%) Microsoft
5 36 (11.65%) Splunk
6 32 (10.36%) Sourcefire
7 27 (8.74%) Juniper
8 21 (6.80%) LogRhythm
9 20 (6.47%) CheckPoint
10 17 (5.50%) Websense
11 11 (3.56%) VMware
12 10 (3.24%) Fortinet
12 10 (3.24%) SolarWinds
12 10 (3.24%) SAP
13 9 (2.91%) HP
13 9 (2.91%) Symantec
14 8 (2.59%) Qualys
15 7 (2.27%) F5
15 7 (2.27%) Oracle
16 6 (1.94%) Blue Coat
Fareham, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Unrivalled benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 48k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 8 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, health, holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos Plc
Salary: From £32,000 to £54,000 per annum Plus benefits. Salary dependent on e
Posted: 10 days ago
Middlesex
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 17 days ago