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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 75 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 4 30 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.59% 3.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 4.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 28 0
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
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
559 702 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.96% 83.08% 77.55%
Number of salaries quoted 499 623 650
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) DV Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) Internet
3 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
4 8 (42.11%) LAN
4 8 (42.11%) WAN
4 8 (42.11%) SMTP
4 8 (42.11%) HTTP
4 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
5 7 (36.84%) Information Security
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Banking
6 4 (21.05%) Retail
6 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
6 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Marketing
6 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
6 4 (21.05%) Wireshark
6 4 (21.05%) Resource Management
6 4 (21.05%) Network Security
6 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
6 4 (21.05%) PCI QSA
6 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
6 4 (21.05%) CISA
6 4 (21.05%) CISM
6 4 (21.05%) CISSP
6 4 (21.05%) Firewall

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Internet
2 8 (42.11%) LAN
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) SMTP
2 8 (42.11%) HTTP
2 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (21.05%) Wireshark
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security
3 4 (21.05%) tcpdump
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) SSL
5 1 (5.26%) FTP
5 1 (5.26%) IPsec
5 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
1 4 (21.05%) Games
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Security Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Principal Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Security Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Principal Security Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) SecurID
1 3 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) CESG
3 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Solaris
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
1 7 (36.84%) Information Security
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
2 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
2 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
2 4 (21.05%) Resource Management
2 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (15.79%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (15.79%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
4 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) DV Cleared
3 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) PCI QSA
4 4 (21.05%) CISSP
4 4 (21.05%) CISA
4 4 (21.05%) CISM
4 4 (21.05%) CRISC
5 3 (15.79%) GIAC
5 3 (15.79%) CEH
6 1 (5.26%) GCIA
6 1 (5.26%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Snort
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Juniper
1 3 (15.79%) McAfee
1 3 (15.79%) Websense
2 2 (10.53%) Sourcefire
3 1 (5.26%) LogRhythm
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft