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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 200 220 194
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 33 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.10% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.13% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 19
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
4973 4729 4194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.39% 81.84% 78.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4083 3920 3697
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Gloucestershire - 16 £47,500 - 3
Bristol +5 8 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Wiltshire - 8 £55,000 - 1
Avon - 1 £55,000 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 29 (43.94%) CISSP
2 28 (42.42%) Firewall
2 28 (42.42%) Information Security
3 27 (40.91%) ITIL
4 23 (34.85%) CHFI
5 21 (31.82%) PRINCE2
6 20 (30.30%) MCSA
6 20 (30.30%) TCP/IP
6 20 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (28.79%) Windows
8 18 (27.27%) MCP
8 18 (27.27%) Snort
8 18 (27.27%) PCI DSS
9 17 (25.76%) Kalman Filter
9 17 (25.76%) Degree
9 17 (25.76%) Wireshark
9 17 (25.76%) HTTP
10 16 (24.24%) DNS
10 16 (24.24%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (22.73%) Management Information System
12 14 (21.21%) SQL
13 13 (19.70%) Security Management
13 13 (19.70%) Malware Analysis
14 12 (18.18%) Computer Science
14 12 (18.18%) Security Testing
14 12 (18.18%) Cisco
15 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
15 11 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 10 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 10 (15.15%) Security Architecture

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 28 (42.42%) Firewall
2 20 (30.30%) TCP/IP
3 17 (25.76%) HTTP
3 17 (25.76%) Wireshark
4 16 (24.24%) DNS
5 10 (15.15%) LDAP
5 10 (15.15%) SMTP
5 10 (15.15%) FTP
5 10 (15.15%) tcpdump
6 9 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (13.64%) Telnet
6 9 (13.64%) DHCP
6 9 (13.64%) SSL
7 7 (10.61%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (7.58%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (7.58%) Network Security
9 1 (1.52%) Internet
9 1 (1.52%) LAN
9 1 (1.52%) WAN
9 1 (1.52%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Military
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (63.64%) Analyst
2 27 (40.91%) Security Analyst
3 13 (19.70%) Network Analyst
3 13 (19.70%) Security Manager
4 12 (18.18%) Security Operations Manager
4 12 (18.18%) Operations Manager
5 8 (12.12%) IT Security Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) IT Operations Manager
7 5 (7.58%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Team Leader
8 4 (6.06%) Security Specialist
8 4 (6.06%) IT Security Specialist
9 3 (4.55%) Network Security Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) IT Security Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Malware Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Security Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) IT Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 12 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.06%) Statistics
5 1 (1.52%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) UNIX
3 5 (7.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Information Security
2 27 (40.91%) ITIL
3 21 (31.82%) PRINCE2
4 17 (25.76%) Kalman Filter
5 16 (24.24%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (19.70%) Security Management
6 13 (19.70%) Malware Analysis
7 12 (18.18%) Security Testing
8 11 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 10 (15.15%) Security Architecture
10 9 (13.64%) Risk Management
11 8 (12.12%) Cyber Security
12 7 (10.61%) Computer Forensics
13 6 (9.09%) Coaching
14 5 (7.58%) Vulnerability Management
14 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
14 5 (7.58%) Digital Forensics
15 4 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
15 4 (6.06%) Data Security
16 3 (4.55%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) Python
2 5 (7.58%) Ruby
2 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.58%) Perl
3 3 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (3.03%) C
4 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (43.94%) CISSP
2 23 (34.85%) CHFI
3 20 (30.30%) MCSA
3 20 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (27.27%) MCP
5 17 (25.76%) Degree
6 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared
8 7 (10.61%) GCIA
8 7 (10.61%) CCNP
8 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (9.09%) GIAC
10 5 (7.58%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (7.58%) GCIH
11 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
11 4 (6.06%) SSCP
12 2 (3.03%) CCNA
12 2 (3.03%) MCSE
13 1 (1.52%) CISM
13 1 (1.52%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 10 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Snort
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Nessus
1 2 (3.03%) Nmap
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Cisco
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) ArcSight
3 6 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 6 (9.09%) LogRhythm
4 3 (4.55%) Splunk
4 3 (4.55%) Juniper
5 2 (3.03%) LogLogic
5 2 (3.03%) McAfee
5 2 (3.03%) VMware
5 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.52%) NetIQ
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + excellent bens and training
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £78000 per annum + Includes Car and Bonus (10%)
Posted: 19 days ago