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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 194 209 235
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +26
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 40 38 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.77% 0.64% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.75% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 3
Median salary £57,500 £46,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.65% -28.46%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4575 5080 5279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.53% 85.32% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3835 4248 4299
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Bristol +20 15 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Gloucestershire +7 15 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Wiltshire +12 10 £65,000 +18.18% 1
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 53 (46.49%) ArcSight
2 51 (44.74%) CISSP
3 49 (42.98%) Security Cleared
4 47 (41.23%) SC Cleared
5 45 (39.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 43 (37.72%) Security Operations
7 42 (36.84%) ITIL
8 40 (35.09%) Firewall
8 40 (35.09%) Cybersecurity
9 37 (32.46%) Security Operations Centre
10 34 (29.82%) Windows
11 33 (28.95%) LogRhythm
11 33 (28.95%) Security Architecture
12 30 (26.32%) Mentoring
13 29 (25.44%) Snort
14 28 (24.56%) Linux
14 28 (24.56%) Information Security
15 26 (22.81%) GCIH
16 25 (21.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 24 (21.05%) Internet
17 24 (21.05%) SANS
18 23 (20.18%) GCIA
19 22 (19.30%) Supplier Management
19 22 (19.30%) ITIL V3
20 21 (18.42%) PCI DSS
20 21 (18.42%) CREST Certified
21 20 (17.54%) Degree
21 20 (17.54%) Protective Monitoring
22 19 (16.67%) RSA enVision
23 18 (15.79%) 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 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (3.51%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (0.88%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (35.09%) Firewall
2 24 (21.05%) Internet
3 18 (15.79%) DNS
4 14 (12.28%) TCP/IP
4 14 (12.28%) Wireshark
5 12 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (7.89%) FTP
6 9 (7.89%) HTTP
7 8 (7.02%) DHCP
7 8 (7.02%) Network Security
8 4 (3.51%) LAN
8 4 (3.51%) NAS
8 4 (3.51%) SAN
8 4 (3.51%) SMTP
8 4 (3.51%) SSL
8 4 (3.51%) tcpdump
8 4 (3.51%) WAN
9 3 (2.63%) VPN
10 2 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.26%) Big Data
1 6 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 6 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.88%) MySQL
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (15.79%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Banking
3 3 (2.63%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.75%) Electronics
4 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.75%) Military
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (34.21%) Analyst
2 24 (21.05%) Security Analyst
3 23 (20.18%) SOC Analyst
4 20 (17.54%) Consultant
4 20 (17.54%) Security Consultant
5 18 (15.79%) Security Engineer
6 17 (14.91%) IT Consultant
6 17 (14.91%) IT Security Consultant
7 14 (12.28%) Senior Consultant
7 14 (12.28%) Senior IT Consultant
7 14 (12.28%) Senior IT Security Consultant
7 14 (12.28%) Senior Security Consultant
8 13 (11.40%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (7.89%) Penetration Tester
9 9 (7.89%) Tester
10 8 (7.02%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Senior Security Analyst
10 8 (7.02%) SIEM Engineer
11 7 (6.14%) Architect
12 6 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.75%) Web Services
2 1 (0.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 37 (32.46%) Security Operations Centre
2 18 (15.79%) Cyberthreat
3 13 (11.40%) Management Information System
4 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.89%) Client/Server
6 8 (7.02%) iPad
7 7 (6.14%) CESG
8 4 (3.51%) PKI
8 4 (3.51%) SCADA
9 2 (1.75%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.88%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 34 (29.82%) Windows
2 28 (24.56%) Linux
3 10 (8.77%) Windows 2000
3 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.26%) CentOS
4 6 (5.26%) Unix
5 4 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.72%) Security Operations
2 42 (36.84%) ITIL
3 40 (35.09%) Cybersecurity
4 33 (28.95%) Security Architecture
5 30 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 28 (24.56%) Information Security
7 25 (21.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 22 (19.30%) ITIL V3
8 22 (19.30%) Supplier Management
9 20 (17.54%) Protective Monitoring
10 17 (14.91%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
11 15 (13.16%) Service Management
12 14 (12.28%) Coaching
12 14 (12.28%) ITSM
13 13 (11.40%) Analytics
13 13 (11.40%) Software Engineering
13 13 (11.40%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (10.53%) Reverse Engineering
14 12 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.89%) SQL
2 7 (6.14%) Java
3 3 (2.63%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.63%) Python
4 2 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.88%) C
5 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (44.74%) CISSP
2 49 (42.98%) Security Cleared
3 47 (41.23%) SC Cleared
4 26 (22.81%) GCIH
5 24 (21.05%) SANS
6 23 (20.18%) GCIA
7 21 (18.42%) CREST Certified
8 20 (17.54%) Degree
9 17 (14.91%) DV Cleared
10 14 (12.28%) GIAC
11 11 (9.65%) CEH
12 7 (6.14%) OSCP
13 5 (4.39%) CISM
14 4 (3.51%) CISA
14 4 (3.51%) VCP4
14 4 (3.51%) VCP5
14 4 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (2.63%) GREM
15 3 (2.63%) GSEC
16 2 (1.75%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (39.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (18.42%) PCI DSS
3 15 (13.16%) ISO22301
3 15 (13.16%) ISO27002
3 15 (13.16%) ISO27005
4 11 (9.65%) GPG13
5 8 (7.02%) HMG Infosec
6 5 (4.39%) SLA
7 2 (1.75%) COBIT
8 1 (0.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 29 (25.44%) Snort
2 12 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.39%) vSphere
4 4 (3.51%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (3.51%) UAG
4 4 (3.51%) vCloud
4 4 (3.51%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.75%) NFS
6 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (16.67%) RSA enVision
2 10 (8.77%) QRadar
3 8 (7.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (6.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (6.14%) RSA Archer
4 7 (6.14%) RSA Security Analytics
5 6 (5.26%) Nessus
6 5 (4.39%) SCCM
6 5 (4.39%) SCOM
7 4 (3.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.88%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 53 (46.49%) ArcSight
2 33 (28.95%) LogRhythm
3 16 (14.04%) Intel Security
4 13 (11.40%) HP
5 12 (10.53%) VMware
6 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
7 10 (8.77%) Cisco
7 10 (8.77%) LogLogic
7 10 (8.77%) Splunk
8 8 (7.02%) AlienVault
8 8 (7.02%) NetWitness
8 8 (7.02%) Red Hat
8 8 (7.02%) SolarWinds
9 7 (6.14%) Blue Coat
9 7 (6.14%) Forcepoint
9 7 (6.14%) Palo Alto
9 7 (6.14%) Sourcefire
10 6 (5.26%) FireEye
10 6 (5.26%) Hortonworks
10 6 (5.26%) Juniper
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens package
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