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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 218 212 200
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 22 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.11% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.14% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 21
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £39,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
4994 4317 4267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.34% 81.75% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4153 3640 3748
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 - 12 £47,500 - 3
Wiltshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Bristol -8 2 £40,000 -3.61% 5
Avon - 2 £55,000 -
Devon - 1 - -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 28 (46.67%) Information Security
2 26 (43.33%) TCP/IP
3 24 (40.00%) CISSP
4 23 (38.33%) HTTP
4 23 (38.33%) DNS
4 23 (38.33%) Windows
5 21 (35.00%) ITIL
5 21 (35.00%) Snort
6 20 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 20 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 20 (33.33%) SQL
7 19 (31.67%) MCSA
7 19 (31.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (31.67%) CHFI
8 18 (30.00%) Firewall
9 17 (28.33%) MCP
10 16 (26.67%) Degree
10 16 (26.67%) PCI DSS
11 15 (25.00%) tcpdump
11 15 (25.00%) LDAP
11 15 (25.00%) SMTP
11 15 (25.00%) DHCP
11 15 (25.00%) FTP
11 15 (25.00%) Telnet
11 15 (25.00%) SSL
12 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
12 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
12 13 (21.67%) Kalman Filter
13 12 (20.00%) Security Testing
14 11 (18.33%) SC Cleared

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (43.33%) TCP/IP
2 23 (38.33%) DNS
2 23 (38.33%) HTTP
3 20 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 18 (30.00%) Firewall
5 15 (25.00%) Telnet
5 15 (25.00%) SSL
5 15 (25.00%) LDAP
5 15 (25.00%) SMTP
5 15 (25.00%) DHCP
5 15 (25.00%) FTP
5 15 (25.00%) tcpdump
6 9 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (11.67%) Network Security
7 7 (11.67%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.67%) Legal
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (61.67%) Analyst
2 23 (38.33%) Security Analyst
3 12 (20.00%) Operations Manager
3 12 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 12 (20.00%) Security Operations Manager
4 9 (15.00%) Network Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) IT Security Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) IT Operations Manager
7 5 (8.33%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.00%) Information Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Security Operations Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) IT Security Specialist
9 2 (3.33%) Network Security Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) IT Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
2 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Statistics
5 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Windows
2 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 9 (15.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) Information Security
2 21 (35.00%) ITIL
3 20 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 13 (21.67%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (20.00%) Security Testing
6 10 (16.67%) Security Management
6 10 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (15.00%) Security Architecture
7 9 (15.00%) Cyber Security
8 7 (11.67%) Network Architecture
9 6 (10.00%) Analytics
9 6 (10.00%) Coaching
9 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (6.67%) Data Security
12 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 2 (3.33%) Computer Forensics
13 2 (3.33%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) Python
2 5 (8.33%) Ruby
2 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.33%) Perl
3 3 (5.00%) Java
4 2 (3.33%) C
4 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) CISSP
2 19 (31.67%) CHFI
2 19 (31.67%) MCSA
2 19 (31.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (28.33%) MCP
4 16 (26.67%) Degree
5 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
6 11 (18.33%) SC Cleared
7 9 (15.00%) GCIA
8 8 (13.33%) GCIH
9 7 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (11.67%) CCNP
10 6 (10.00%) DV Cleared
10 6 (10.00%) GIAC
11 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (6.67%) SSCP
13 2 (3.33%) CISM
13 2 (3.33%) CCNA
13 2 (3.33%) MCSE
14 1 (1.67%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.67%) PCI DSS
2 6 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 21 (35.00%) Snort
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Nessus
2 2 (3.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Cisco
1 9 (15.00%) LogRhythm
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.00%) NetIQ
4 3 (5.00%) VMware
4 3 (5.00%) Splunk
5 2 (3.33%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.67%) Juniper
6 1 (1.67%) Sourcefire
Wiltshire
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Acumin
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £55k plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago