The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 71 80 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 17 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.97% 0.88% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.05% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 14
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,900 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
SIEM
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
713 759 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.43% 83.13% 73.14%
Number of salaries quoted 582 644 540
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SIEM
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Southampton region.

SIEM Salary Trend in Southampton

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 33 (80.49%) DV Cleared
1 33 (80.49%) Security Cleared
2 30 (73.17%) SC Cleared
3 27 (65.85%) tcpdump
3 27 (65.85%) Wireshark
4 21 (51.22%) GCIA
4 21 (51.22%) Sourcefire
5 20 (48.78%) Internet
6 19 (46.34%) Linux
6 19 (46.34%) Cyber Security
7 16 (39.02%) GCIH
8 15 (36.59%) TCP/IP
9 14 (34.15%) Information Security
9 14 (34.15%) GIAC
9 14 (34.15%) Intrusion Detection
10 13 (31.71%) HTTP
10 13 (31.71%) SMTP
11 12 (29.27%) LAN
11 12 (29.27%) WAN
11 12 (29.27%) Incident Management
11 12 (29.27%) Network Security
11 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (29.27%) Change Control
12 10 (24.39%) Degree
12 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
13 9 (21.95%) Snort
14 8 (19.51%) Computer Forensics
14 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
14 8 (19.51%) Information Assurance
14 8 (19.51%) LogRhythm

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (65.85%) tcpdump
1 27 (65.85%) Wireshark
2 20 (48.78%) Internet
3 15 (36.59%) TCP/IP
4 14 (34.15%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (31.71%) HTTP
5 13 (31.71%) SMTP
6 12 (29.27%) LAN
6 12 (29.27%) WAN
6 12 (29.27%) Network Security
7 6 (14.63%) DNS
8 5 (12.20%) FTP
8 5 (12.20%) LDAP
9 3 (7.32%) Firewall
10 1 (2.44%) SSL
10 1 (2.44%) DHCP
10 1 (2.44%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.76%) Law
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Analyst
2 15 (36.59%) Security Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Network Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Security Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Forensic Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Principal Security Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Information Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Cyber Security
2 14 (34.15%) Information Security
3 12 (29.27%) Incident Management
3 12 (29.27%) Change Control
4 8 (19.51%) Computer Forensics
4 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (19.51%) Information Assurance
4 8 (19.51%) Analytics
5 7 (17.07%) Security Testing
5 7 (17.07%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (12.20%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (9.76%) ITIL
7 4 (9.76%) Information Security Management
7 4 (9.76%) Security Management
7 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (80.49%) DV Cleared
1 33 (80.49%) Security Cleared
2 30 (73.17%) SC Cleared
3 21 (51.22%) GCIA
4 16 (39.02%) GCIH
5 14 (34.15%) GIAC
6 10 (24.39%) Degree
7 4 (9.76%) CEH
8 2 (4.88%) CISA
8 2 (4.88%) CISM
8 2 (4.88%) CCNA
8 2 (4.88%) CISSP
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.88%) CRISC
8 2 (4.88%) ISACA
8 2 (4.88%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (14.63%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Snort
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Sourcefire
2 8 (19.51%) LogRhythm
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Brocade
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) Juniper
3 2 (4.88%) F5
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 27 days ago