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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 66 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 21 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.31% 2.97% 5.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 3.55% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 43
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
757 788 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.37% 83.65% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 595 678 610
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 31 (81.58%) Security Cleared
2 29 (76.32%) DV Cleared
3 26 (68.42%) Internet
4 24 (63.16%) SC Cleared
5 22 (57.89%) SMTP
5 22 (57.89%) HTTP
5 22 (57.89%) TCP/IP
6 21 (55.26%) LAN
6 21 (55.26%) WAN
7 15 (39.47%) Information Security
8 14 (36.84%) Wireshark
8 14 (36.84%) tcpdump
9 10 (26.32%) Sourcefire
10 9 (23.68%) Snort
11 8 (21.05%) GIAC
11 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
11 8 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
11 8 (21.05%) Computer Forensics
11 8 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (21.05%) CEH
11 8 (21.05%) Change Control
11 8 (21.05%) Security Testing
11 8 (21.05%) Cyber Security
11 8 (21.05%) Malware Analysis
12 6 (15.79%) Resource Management
12 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
12 6 (15.79%) PCI QSA
12 6 (15.79%) CRISC

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (68.42%) Internet
2 22 (57.89%) SMTP
2 22 (57.89%) HTTP
2 22 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 21 (55.26%) LAN
3 21 (55.26%) WAN
4 14 (36.84%) Wireshark
4 14 (36.84%) tcpdump
5 8 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (10.53%) LDAP
6 4 (10.53%) FTP
6 4 (10.53%) DNS
7 3 (7.89%) Network Security
8 1 (2.63%) Telnet
8 1 (2.63%) SSL
8 1 (2.63%) DHCP
General
1 6 (15.79%) Law
1 6 (15.79%) Manufacturing
1 6 (15.79%) Games
1 6 (15.79%) Banking
1 6 (15.79%) Retail
1 6 (15.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Security Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Principal Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Security Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Principal Security Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Security Operations Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Network Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Information Security
2 8 (21.05%) Security Testing
2 8 (21.05%) Change Control
2 8 (21.05%) Cyber Security
2 8 (21.05%) Computer Forensics
2 8 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
2 8 (21.05%) Malware Analysis
3 6 (15.79%) Project Planning
3 6 (15.79%) Resource Management
3 6 (15.79%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 6 (15.79%) Information Assurance
3 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 3 (7.89%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (81.58%) Security Cleared
2 29 (76.32%) DV Cleared
3 24 (63.16%) SC Cleared
4 8 (21.05%) CEH
4 8 (21.05%) GIAC
5 6 (15.79%) CISSP
5 6 (15.79%) CISA
5 6 (15.79%) CISM
5 6 (15.79%) PCI QSA
5 6 (15.79%) CRISC
6 5 (13.16%) GCIA
7 3 (7.89%) GCIH
7 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Snort
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Sourcefire
2 3 (7.89%) LogRhythm
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago