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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 179 208 234
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +26
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 54 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 0.60% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.70% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 4
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
4541 4976 5214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.69% 85.25% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3813 4150 4320
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
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 30 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 30 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 +6 24 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Bristol +18 19 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Wiltshire +5 10 £65,000 +39.78%
Somerset - 1 - - 1
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 56 (48.70%) ArcSight
2 49 (42.61%) Security Cleared
2 49 (42.61%) CISSP
3 47 (40.87%) SC Cleared
4 44 (38.26%) Security Operations
5 43 (37.39%) Firewall
6 42 (36.52%) Cybersecurity
7 40 (34.78%) ITIL
7 40 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 37 (32.17%) Windows
9 36 (31.30%) LogRhythm
9 36 (31.30%) Security Operations Centre
10 30 (26.09%) Linux
11 29 (25.22%) Information Security
11 29 (25.22%) Mentoring
11 29 (25.22%) Snort
12 28 (24.35%) GCIH
13 26 (22.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 26 (22.61%) Security Architecture
14 25 (21.74%) GCIA
15 24 (20.87%) SANS
16 23 (20.00%) Internet
17 21 (18.26%) DNS
18 20 (17.39%) CREST Certified
19 19 (16.52%) ITIL V3
19 19 (16.52%) Protective Monitoring
19 19 (16.52%) Supplier Management
20 18 (15.65%) Finance
20 18 (15.65%) RSA enVision
20 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 43 (37.39%) Firewall
2 23 (20.00%) Internet
3 21 (18.26%) DNS
4 17 (14.78%) TCP/IP
5 14 (12.17%) Wireshark
6 13 (11.30%) Network Security
7 12 (10.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (9.57%) DHCP
9 9 (7.83%) FTP
9 9 (7.83%) HTTP
10 7 (6.09%) SMTP
10 7 (6.09%) SSL
11 4 (3.48%) LAN
11 4 (3.48%) NAS
11 4 (3.48%) SAN
11 4 (3.48%) tcpdump
11 4 (3.48%) WAN
12 3 (2.61%) VPN
13 2 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
14 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
General
1 18 (15.65%) Finance
2 9 (7.83%) Banking
3 7 (6.09%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.61%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.74%) Electronics
5 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.74%) Military
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (35.65%) Analyst
2 25 (21.74%) Security Analyst
3 22 (19.13%) SOC Analyst
4 19 (16.52%) Security Engineer
5 15 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (11.30%) Consultant
6 13 (11.30%) Security Consultant
7 10 (8.70%) IT Consultant
7 10 (8.70%) IT Security Consultant
7 10 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
7 10 (8.70%) Senior IT Consultant
7 10 (8.70%) Senior IT Security Consultant
7 10 (8.70%) Senior Security Consultant
8 9 (7.83%) Penetration Tester
8 9 (7.83%) Senior Security Analyst
8 9 (7.83%) Tester
9 8 (6.96%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 8 (6.96%) Security Manager
9 8 (6.96%) SIEM Engineer
10 7 (6.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) Web Services
2 1 (0.87%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 36 (31.30%) Security Operations Centre
2 18 (15.65%) Cyberthreat
3 13 (11.30%) Management Information System
4 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.83%) Client/Server
6 8 (6.96%) iPad
7 7 (6.09%) CESG
8 4 (3.48%) Digital Media
8 4 (3.48%) SCADA
9 3 (2.61%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.74%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.87%) Cyber Attack
11 1 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.87%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 37 (32.17%) Windows
2 30 (26.09%) Linux
3 10 (8.70%) Windows 2000
3 10 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.22%) CentOS
4 6 (5.22%) Unix
5 4 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.26%) Security Operations
2 42 (36.52%) Cybersecurity
3 40 (34.78%) ITIL
4 29 (25.22%) Information Security
4 29 (25.22%) Mentoring
5 26 (22.61%) Security Architecture
5 26 (22.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 19 (16.52%) ITIL V3
6 19 (16.52%) Protective Monitoring
6 19 (16.52%) Supplier Management
7 17 (14.78%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (12.17%) Analytics
8 14 (12.17%) Service Management
9 13 (11.30%) Coaching
9 13 (11.30%) ITSM
9 13 (11.30%) Software Engineering
9 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (10.43%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (10.43%) Malware Analysis
10 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 49 (42.61%) CISSP
1 49 (42.61%) Security Cleared
2 47 (40.87%) SC Cleared
3 28 (24.35%) GCIH
4 25 (21.74%) GCIA
5 24 (20.87%) SANS
6 20 (17.39%) CREST Certified
7 17 (14.78%) GIAC
8 16 (13.91%) Degree
8 16 (13.91%) DV Cleared
9 10 (8.70%) CEH
10 6 (5.22%) OSCP
11 5 (4.35%) CISM
12 4 (3.48%) CISA
12 4 (3.48%) GREM
12 4 (3.48%) VCP4
12 4 (3.48%) VCP5
12 4 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (2.61%) GSEC
14 2 (1.74%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (14.78%) PCI DSS
3 12 (10.43%) ISO22301
3 12 (10.43%) ISO27002
3 12 (10.43%) ISO27005
4 11 (9.57%) GPG13
5 8 (6.96%) HMG Infosec
6 5 (4.35%) SLA
7 2 (1.74%) COBIT
8 1 (0.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 29 (25.22%) Snort
2 14 (12.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.09%) 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 18 (15.65%) RSA enVision
2 10 (8.70%) QRadar
3 8 (6.96%) RSA Security Analytics
4 7 (6.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (6.09%) RSA Archer
4 7 (6.09%) SCCM
4 7 (6.09%) SCOM
5 6 (5.22%) Nessus
5 6 (5.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
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 56 (48.70%) ArcSight
2 36 (31.30%) LogRhythm
3 16 (13.91%) Intel Security
4 14 (12.17%) Splunk
4 14 (12.17%) VMware
5 13 (11.30%) HP
5 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
6 12 (10.43%) Cisco
7 10 (8.70%) LogLogic
8 9 (7.83%) NetWitness
8 9 (7.83%) Palo Alto
9 8 (6.96%) AlienVault
9 8 (6.96%) Red Hat
9 8 (6.96%) SolarWinds
9 8 (6.96%) Sourcefire
10 7 (6.09%) Blue Coat
10 7 (6.09%) Forcepoint
11 6 (5.22%) FireEye
11 6 (5.22%) Hortonworks
11 6 (5.22%) Juniper
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £72,000 plus an excellent package
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