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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 27 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.21% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% - -
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
687 671 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.59% 74.89% 82.39%
Number of salaries quoted 608 635 687
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014, 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 49 (85.96%) Sourcefire
2 48 (84.21%) Security Cleared
3 44 (77.19%) SC Cleared
3 44 (77.19%) DV Cleared
4 37 (64.91%) Intrusion Detection
5 36 (63.16%) GCIA
6 33 (57.89%) Wireshark
7 31 (54.39%) tcpdump
8 30 (52.63%) Analytics
9 26 (45.61%) LogRhythm
10 25 (43.86%) Cyber Security
11 24 (42.11%) Information Security
11 24 (42.11%) Snort
11 24 (42.11%) GIAC
12 22 (38.60%) GCIH
13 17 (29.82%) Linux
14 16 (28.07%) Internet
14 16 (28.07%) Incident Management
15 14 (24.56%) Penetration Testing
15 14 (24.56%) Change Control
16 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
17 12 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
17 12 (21.05%) Security Testing
18 11 (19.30%) Windows
18 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
19 10 (17.54%) Solaris
19 10 (17.54%) LDAP
19 10 (17.54%) DNS
19 10 (17.54%) LAN
19 10 (17.54%) WAN

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (3.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (64.91%) Intrusion Detection
2 33 (57.89%) Wireshark
3 31 (54.39%) tcpdump
4 16 (28.07%) Internet
5 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
6 10 (17.54%) DNS
6 10 (17.54%) LDAP
6 10 (17.54%) LAN
6 10 (17.54%) WAN
6 10 (17.54%) SMTP
6 10 (17.54%) FTP
6 10 (17.54%) HTTP
7 8 (14.04%) Network Security
8 3 (5.26%) Firewall
9 1 (1.75%) IPsec
9 1 (1.75%) SSL
9 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (8.77%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (96.49%) Analyst
2 44 (77.19%) Security Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) IT Security Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Security Operations Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Network Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Forensic Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.26%) CESG
3 2 (3.51%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.75%) PKI
4 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.75%) Physics
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Windows
3 10 (17.54%) Solaris
4 2 (3.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Analytics
2 25 (43.86%) Cyber Security
3 24 (42.11%) Information Security
4 16 (28.07%) Incident Management
5 14 (24.56%) Change Control
5 14 (24.56%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (21.05%) Security Testing
6 12 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (17.54%) Computer Forensics
8 9 (15.79%) Information Assurance
8 9 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (7.02%) Digital Forensics
10 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.51%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (3.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (3.51%) ITIL
10 2 (3.51%) Information Security Management
10 2 (3.51%) Security Management
10 2 (3.51%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (84.21%) Security Cleared
2 44 (77.19%) SC Cleared
2 44 (77.19%) DV Cleared
3 36 (63.16%) GCIA
4 24 (42.11%) GIAC
5 22 (38.60%) GCIH
6 6 (10.53%) CEH
7 3 (5.26%) Degree
8 2 (3.51%) ISACA
9 1 (1.75%) CISSP
9 1 (1.75%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.51%) COBIT
1 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (42.11%) Snort
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Nessus
Vendors
1 49 (85.96%) Sourcefire
2 26 (45.61%) LogRhythm
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco
3 2 (3.51%) Juniper
3 2 (3.51%) VMware
3 2 (3.51%) Brocade
3 2 (3.51%) F5
4 1 (1.75%) Splunk
4 1 (1.75%) ArcSight
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