The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 188 211 238
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +27
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 62 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.11% 0.54% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.63% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 48 26 3
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £37,500 £44,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4887 5214 5024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.22% 85.81% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4061 4273 4164
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SIEM
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the South West region.

SIEM Salary Trend in the South West

SIEM
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in the South West

SIEM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +7 27 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Bristol +16 22 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Wiltshire +2 9 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Somerset - 4 - - 2
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 57 (49.57%) ArcSight
2 51 (44.35%) Security Cleared
3 49 (42.61%) SC Cleared
4 47 (40.87%) CISSP
4 47 (40.87%) Firewall
5 44 (38.26%) Cybersecurity
6 43 (37.39%) Security Operations
7 38 (33.04%) LogRhythm
8 37 (32.17%) Windows
9 35 (30.43%) ITIL
9 35 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 34 (29.57%) Security Operations Centre
11 29 (25.22%) Linux
12 28 (24.35%) GCIH
12 28 (24.35%) Snort
13 27 (23.48%) GCIA
13 27 (23.48%) Mentoring
14 26 (22.61%) Information Security
14 26 (22.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 25 (21.74%) Security Architecture
16 22 (19.13%) SANS
17 21 (18.26%) DNS
17 21 (18.26%) Internet
18 20 (17.39%) Finance
19 18 (15.65%) GIAC
19 18 (15.65%) TCP/IP
19 18 (15.65%) Splunk
19 18 (15.65%) Network Security
19 18 (15.65%) CREST Certified
19 18 (15.65%) Cyberthreat

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (3.48%) IIS
1 4 (3.48%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (2.61%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (40.87%) Firewall
2 21 (18.26%) DNS
2 21 (18.26%) Internet
3 18 (15.65%) Network Security
3 18 (15.65%) TCP/IP
4 13 (11.30%) Wireshark
5 12 (10.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (9.57%) DHCP
7 9 (7.83%) FTP
7 9 (7.83%) HTTP
8 7 (6.09%) SMTP
8 7 (6.09%) SSL
9 4 (3.48%) LAN
9 4 (3.48%) NAS
9 4 (3.48%) SAN
9 4 (3.48%) tcpdump
9 4 (3.48%) WAN
10 3 (2.61%) VPN
11 1 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.87%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.22%) Big Data
1 6 (5.22%) Hadoop
1 6 (5.22%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.61%) MySQL
2 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
General
1 20 (17.39%) Finance
2 11 (9.57%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.83%) Banking
4 3 (2.61%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.74%) Electronics
5 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.74%) Military
6 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (35.65%) Analyst
2 24 (20.87%) Security Analyst
3 20 (17.39%) SOC Analyst
4 19 (16.52%) Security Engineer
5 16 (13.91%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (8.70%) Consultant
6 10 (8.70%) Security Consultant
7 9 (7.83%) Architect
7 9 (7.83%) Penetration Tester
7 9 (7.83%) Security Manager
7 9 (7.83%) Senior Security Analyst
7 9 (7.83%) Tester
8 8 (6.96%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) IT Consultant
8 8 (6.96%) IT Security Consultant
8 8 (6.96%) Operations Manager
8 8 (6.96%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (6.96%) Senior IT Consultant
8 8 (6.96%) Senior IT Security Consultant
8 8 (6.96%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) Web Services
2 1 (0.87%) Middleware
2 1 (0.87%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.57%) Security Operations Centre
2 18 (15.65%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.43%) Management Information System
4 9 (7.83%) Client/Server
5 8 (6.96%) Digital Media
5 8 (6.96%) iPad
6 6 (5.22%) CESG
7 4 (3.48%) SCADA
8 3 (2.61%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.87%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.87%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 37 (32.17%) Windows
2 29 (25.22%) Linux
3 11 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.70%) Windows 2000
4 10 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.22%) CentOS
5 6 (5.22%) Unix
6 4 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.26%) Cybersecurity
2 43 (37.39%) Security Operations
3 35 (30.43%) ITIL
4 27 (23.48%) Mentoring
5 26 (22.61%) Information Security
5 26 (22.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 25 (21.74%) Security Architecture
7 17 (14.78%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (14.78%) Protective Monitoring
8 16 (13.91%) ITIL V3
8 16 (13.91%) Supplier Management
9 14 (12.17%) Analytics
9 14 (12.17%) Malware Analysis
10 13 (11.30%) Service Management
10 13 (11.30%) Software Engineering
10 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (10.43%) Coaching
11 12 (10.43%) ITSM
11 12 (10.43%) Reverse Engineering
11 12 (10.43%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.57%) SQL
2 7 (6.09%) Java
3 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.61%) Python
4 2 (1.74%) Perl
5 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.87%) C
5 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (44.35%) Security Cleared
2 49 (42.61%) SC Cleared
3 47 (40.87%) CISSP
4 28 (24.35%) GCIH
5 27 (23.48%) GCIA
6 22 (19.13%) SANS
7 18 (15.65%) CREST Certified
7 18 (15.65%) GIAC
8 15 (13.04%) DV Cleared
9 14 (12.17%) Degree
10 10 (8.70%) CEH
11 4 (3.48%) EnCE
11 4 (3.48%) GREM
11 4 (3.48%) OSCP
11 4 (3.48%) VCP4
11 4 (3.48%) VCP5
11 4 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (2.61%) CISA
12 3 (2.61%) CISM
12 3 (2.61%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (12.17%) PCI DSS
3 10 (8.70%) GPG13
3 10 (8.70%) ISO22301
3 10 (8.70%) ISO27002
3 10 (8.70%) ISO27005
4 7 (6.09%) HMG Infosec
5 4 (3.48%) SLA
6 2 (1.74%) COBIT
7 1 (0.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 28 (24.35%) Snort
2 14 (12.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.96%) vSphere
4 4 (3.48%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (3.48%) UAG
4 4 (3.48%) vCloud
4 4 (3.48%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.74%) NFS
5 2 (1.74%) Postfix
6 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (14.78%) RSA enVision
2 10 (8.70%) QRadar
3 8 (6.96%) RSA Security Analytics
4 7 (6.09%) RSA Archer
4 7 (6.09%) SCCM
4 7 (6.09%) SCOM
5 5 (4.35%) Nessus
6 4 (3.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (3.48%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.87%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (0.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 57 (49.57%) ArcSight
2 38 (33.04%) LogRhythm
3 18 (15.65%) Splunk
4 16 (13.91%) Intel Security
5 15 (13.04%) VMware
6 14 (12.17%) HP
7 13 (11.30%) Cisco
7 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
8 10 (8.70%) LogLogic
8 10 (8.70%) Palo Alto
9 9 (7.83%) NetWitness
10 8 (6.96%) Red Hat
10 8 (6.96%) SolarWinds
10 8 (6.96%) Sourcefire
11 7 (6.09%) AlienVault
11 7 (6.09%) Blue Coat
11 7 (6.09%) Forcepoint
12 6 (5.22%) FireEye
12 6 (5.22%) Hortonworks
12 6 (5.22%) Juniper
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