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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 210 230 206
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 34 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 0.081% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.098% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33 3 17
Average salary £43,000 £65,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.84% +27.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £46,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
4920 5101 4236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.10% 82.75% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4154 4167 3641
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 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
Bristol -6 16 £34,500 -46.92% 3
Wiltshire - 9 £46,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 6 £45,000 - 3
Somerset - 1 £60,000 - 3
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 32 (47.06%) Firewall
2 26 (38.24%) TCP/IP
3 24 (35.29%) Information Security
4 23 (33.82%) Snort
5 21 (30.88%) Wireshark
6 18 (26.47%) ITIL
6 18 (26.47%) Windows
7 16 (23.53%) CISSP
7 16 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (22.06%) Intrusion Detection
8 15 (22.06%) Cyber Security
8 15 (22.06%) HTTP
9 14 (20.59%) DNS
9 14 (20.59%) ArcSight
10 13 (19.12%) tcpdump
10 13 (19.12%) Splunk
10 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
10 13 (19.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 13 (19.12%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (17.65%) Malware Analysis
11 12 (17.65%) GIAC
11 12 (17.65%) SMTP
11 12 (17.65%) SQL
11 12 (17.65%) Ethical Hacking
11 12 (17.65%) Degree
12 11 (16.18%) GCIA
12 11 (16.18%) Linux
13 10 (14.71%) FTP
13 10 (14.71%) LDAP
13 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (1.47%) IIS
1 1 (1.47%) Apache
1 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (47.06%) Firewall
2 26 (38.24%) TCP/IP
3 21 (30.88%) Wireshark
4 15 (22.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (22.06%) HTTP
5 14 (20.59%) DNS
6 13 (19.12%) tcpdump
7 12 (17.65%) SMTP
8 10 (14.71%) LDAP
8 10 (14.71%) FTP
9 8 (11.76%) Network Security
9 8 (11.76%) DHCP
9 8 (11.76%) SSL
10 6 (8.82%) Telnet
11 4 (5.88%) LAN
11 4 (5.88%) WAN
12 3 (4.41%) Internet
13 1 (1.47%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) MySQL
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Aerospace
2 3 (4.41%) Military
3 2 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (67.65%) Analyst
2 26 (38.24%) Security Analyst
3 13 (19.12%) Network Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Security Specialist
5 9 (13.24%) Network Intrusion Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) IT Security Specialist
8 4 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) IT Security Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Security Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Security Operations Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Malware Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Intrusion Detection Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Information Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Operations Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Security Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
1 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) CESG
4 3 (4.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Windows
2 11 (16.18%) Linux
3 9 (13.24%) UNIX
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Information Security
2 18 (26.47%) ITIL
3 16 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (22.06%) Cyber Security
5 13 (19.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 13 (19.12%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (17.65%) Malware Analysis
6 12 (17.65%) Ethical Hacking
7 9 (13.24%) Computer Forensics
8 8 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (10.29%) Security Architecture
9 7 (10.29%) Use Case
9 7 (10.29%) Risk Management
10 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.82%) Service Management
10 6 (8.82%) ITSM
11 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
11 5 (7.35%) Digital Forensics
11 5 (7.35%) Protective Monitoring
12 4 (5.88%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) Python
2 5 (7.35%) Perl
3 4 (5.88%) Ruby
3 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.41%) Java
5 1 (1.47%) C
5 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) CISSP
2 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
3 12 (17.65%) Degree
3 12 (17.65%) GIAC
4 11 (16.18%) GCIA
5 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
6 9 (13.24%) GCIH
7 7 (10.29%) CHFI
8 5 (7.35%) DV Cleared
9 4 (5.88%) CEH
10 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.94%) MCP
10 2 (2.94%) MCSA
11 1 (1.47%) CISA
11 1 (1.47%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (33.82%) Snort
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) vSphere
3 1 (1.47%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Nessus
1 2 (2.94%) SCCM
1 2 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.47%) logstash
2 1 (1.47%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) ArcSight
2 13 (19.12%) Splunk
3 9 (13.24%) Cisco
4 8 (11.76%) LogRhythm
5 6 (8.82%) LogLogic
5 6 (8.82%) SolarWinds
6 4 (5.88%) McAfee
6 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.88%) Juniper
7 3 (4.41%) Symantec
8 2 (2.94%) VMware
8 2 (2.94%) Q1 Labs
9 1 (1.47%) Trustwave
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Torquay
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Torquay
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Corsham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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