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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 78 62 88
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 4 27 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.56% 3.13% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 3.76% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 2
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
581 719 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.37% 83.41% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 492 633 657
Average salary £42,500 £40,325 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.39% +7.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (72.00%) Internet
3 16 (64.00%) DV Cleared
4 15 (60.00%) LAN
4 15 (60.00%) WAN
4 15 (60.00%) SMTP
4 15 (60.00%) HTTP
4 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 14 (56.00%) SC Cleared
6 10 (40.00%) Information Security
7 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
7 7 (28.00%) tcpdump
8 6 (24.00%) Malware Analysis
8 6 (24.00%) Change Control
8 6 (24.00%) Security Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Snort
8 6 (24.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (24.00%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
8 6 (24.00%) GIAC
8 6 (24.00%) Computer Forensics
8 6 (24.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (24.00%) CEH
8 6 (24.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 5 (20.00%) Sourcefire
10 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.00%) Banking
10 4 (16.00%) Retail
10 4 (16.00%) TOGAF

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) Internet
2 15 (60.00%) LAN
2 15 (60.00%) WAN
2 15 (60.00%) SMTP
2 15 (60.00%) HTTP
2 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
3 7 (28.00%) tcpdump
4 6 (24.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (12.00%) LDAP
5 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 3 (12.00%) Network Security
5 3 (12.00%) DNS
5 3 (12.00%) FTP
6 2 (8.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) SSL
7 1 (4.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (16.00%) Games
1 4 (16.00%) Banking
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Principal Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Principal Security Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Network Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) SecurID
2 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) CESG
3 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Solaris
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Information Security
2 6 (24.00%) Security Testing
2 6 (24.00%) Change Control
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Forensics
2 6 (24.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (24.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (24.00%) Malware Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (16.00%) Resource Management
3 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (12.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (64.00%) DV Cleared
3 14 (56.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) CEH
4 6 (24.00%) GIAC
5 4 (16.00%) CISSP
5 4 (16.00%) CISA
5 4 (16.00%) CISM
5 4 (16.00%) PCI QSA
5 4 (16.00%) CRISC
6 1 (4.00%) GCIA
6 1 (4.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (8.00%) Juniper
2 2 (8.00%) McAfee
2 2 (8.00%) Websense
3 1 (4.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft