The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ArcSight products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ArcSight over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within ArcSight, an HP company.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ArcSight
Rank 806 800 817
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing ArcSight 91 90 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.082% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 65 70 55
Average salary £60,000 £52,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £34,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +37.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53677 52238 54362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.93% 47.71% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 43991 41767 45784
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ArcSight
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ArcSight within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ArcSight Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ArcSight
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ArcSight within the UK.

ArcSight Salary Trend in the UK

ArcSight
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ArcSight over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

ArcSight Salary Histogram in the UK

ArcSight
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -15 76 £55,000 +5.76% 8
North West - 28 £65,000 -
South East +13 25 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Cheshire - 16 £65,000 -
Chester - 11 £65,000 -
Hampshire -17 10 £50,000 +8.10% 1
London -3 9 £60,000 +15.38%
Berkshire 0 8 £47,500 +33.80% 4
Aldershot - 8 £50,000 -
Surrey +1 7 £52,500 -
Guildford -17 7 £52,500 +10.52%
Manchester - 7 £52,500 -
City of London +29 5 £72,500 +34.88%
Scotland - 5 £72,500 -
Slough - 5 - -
South West -15 3 £56,250 -6.25% 1
East of England -19 3 £48,000 -12.72%
Merseyside - 3 - -
Liverpool - 3 - -
Lancashire - 3 - -
Essex - 3 £48,000 -
Preston - 3 - -
Linlithgow - 2 - -
Blackburn - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Cheltenham - 2 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £60,000 -
West Lothian - 2 - -
Romsey 0 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Reading -1 1 £42,500 -23.07%

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ArcSight 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 ArcSight.

1 111 (74.50%) SIEM
2 56 (37.58%) CISSP
3 55 (36.91%) Information Security
4 51 (34.23%) Firewall
5 42 (28.19%) Cyber Security
6 39 (26.17%) Linux
6 39 (26.17%) Splunk
7 34 (22.82%) Windows
8 29 (19.46%) Degree
9 27 (18.12%) Security Architecture
10 26 (17.45%) Network Security
11 23 (15.44%) Security Cleared
11 23 (15.44%) SQL
11 23 (15.44%) Vulnerability Management
11 23 (15.44%) Cisco
12 21 (14.09%) Cisco Certification
12 21 (14.09%) Finance
13 20 (13.42%) Tandem
14 19 (12.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 18 (12.08%) PCI DSS
15 18 (12.08%) GIS
15 18 (12.08%) CCNP
15 18 (12.08%) TCP/IP
15 18 (12.08%) Microsoft
15 18 (12.08%) McAfee
15 18 (12.08%) CheckPoint
15 18 (12.08%) ITIL
15 18 (12.08%) Project Management
16 17 (11.41%) CCNA
16 17 (11.41%) SC Cleared

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ArcSight 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 ArcSight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.38%) IIS
2 4 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.01%) Liferay
4 1 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (8.72%) MS Office
2 6 (4.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (34.23%) Firewall
2 26 (17.45%) Network Security
3 18 (12.08%) TCP/IP
4 15 (10.07%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (8.05%) LAN
6 8 (5.37%) VPN
7 7 (4.70%) WAN
8 5 (3.36%) DHCP
8 5 (3.36%) DNS
8 5 (3.36%) SSL
8 5 (3.36%) Wireshark
9 4 (2.68%) HSRP
9 4 (2.68%) VRRP
9 4 (2.68%) MPLS
9 4 (2.68%) IPsec
10 3 (2.01%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.01%) Wireless
10 3 (2.01%) OSPF
10 3 (2.01%) BGP
10 3 (2.01%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.37%) Hadoop
2 5 (3.36%) Big Data
3 4 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.01%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (1.34%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.67%) MySQL
General
1 21 (14.09%) Finance
2 8 (5.37%) Law
2 8 (5.37%) Banking
3 6 (4.03%) Advertising
4 4 (2.68%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Electronics
6 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (28.19%) Security Engineer
2 41 (27.52%) Consultant
3 33 (22.15%) Analyst
4 29 (19.46%) Security Consultant
4 29 (19.46%) Security Analyst
5 11 (7.38%) Information Security Engineer
6 10 (6.71%) Network Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) Security Specialist
8 8 (5.37%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (4.70%) Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Information Security Consultant
9 7 (4.70%) Technical Manager
9 7 (4.70%) Security Manager
10 6 (4.03%) IT Security Analyst
10 6 (4.03%) Incident Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Information Security Specialist
11 5 (3.36%) Information Specialist
12 4 (2.68%) Cyber Security Analyst
12 4 (2.68%) Technical Specialist
12 4 (2.68%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.70%) Regular Expression
2 3 (2.01%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.67%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.42%) Tandem
2 18 (12.08%) GIS
3 10 (6.71%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.36%) SCADA
5 5 (3.36%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.36%) PKI
6 4 (2.68%) SecurID
7 3 (2.01%) Replication
7 3 (2.01%) User Experience
8 2 (1.34%) e-Health
9 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.67%) Statistics
9 1 (0.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.17%) Linux
2 34 (22.82%) Windows
3 13 (8.72%) UNIX
4 7 (4.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.03%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.68%) Solaris
7 2 (1.34%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.34%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (74.50%) SIEM
2 55 (36.91%) Information Security
3 42 (28.19%) Cyber Security
4 27 (18.12%) Security Architecture
5 23 (15.44%) Vulnerability Management
6 18 (12.08%) Project Management
6 18 (12.08%) ITIL
7 16 (10.74%) Service Management
8 15 (10.07%) Analytics
9 14 (9.40%) Mentoring
9 14 (9.40%) Coaching
9 14 (9.40%) Performance Management
9 14 (9.40%) Portfolio Management
10 12 (8.05%) Data Protection
10 12 (8.05%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (8.05%) Test Strategy
11 11 (7.38%) Risk Management
12 8 (5.37%) Business Continuity
12 8 (5.37%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (4.70%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.44%) SQL
2 7 (4.70%) Python
2 7 (4.70%) Java
3 4 (2.68%) Perl
3 4 (2.68%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.01%) Ruby
4 3 (2.01%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.67%) PHP
5 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (37.58%) CISSP
2 29 (19.46%) Degree
3 23 (15.44%) Security Cleared
4 21 (14.09%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (12.08%) CCNP
6 17 (11.41%) CCNA
6 17 (11.41%) SC Cleared
7 13 (8.72%) A+ Certification
8 10 (6.71%) GIAC
9 9 (6.04%) CISM
10 8 (5.37%) CISA
11 4 (2.68%) DV Cleared
11 4 (2.68%) CEH
12 2 (1.34%) ACSA
12 2 (1.34%) CCSA
12 2 (1.34%) GCIH
12 2 (1.34%) CCSE
12 2 (1.34%) CRISC
13 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (12.08%) PCI DSS
3 8 (5.37%) COBIT
4 4 (2.68%) QA
5 2 (1.34%) SLA
6 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (4.70%) Active Directory
1 7 (4.70%) Snort
2 6 (4.03%) Nmap
3 3 (2.01%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (4.03%) WSUS
3 3 (2.01%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.01%) OpenView
3 3 (2.01%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (2.01%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.34%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.67%) logstash
5 1 (0.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 39 (26.17%) Splunk
2 23 (15.44%) Cisco
3 18 (12.08%) Microsoft
3 18 (12.08%) CheckPoint
3 18 (12.08%) McAfee
4 14 (9.40%) Symantec
4 14 (9.40%) LogRhythm
5 13 (8.72%) Sun
6 12 (8.05%) CA
7 11 (7.38%) HP
8 10 (6.71%) Sourcefire
8 10 (6.71%) Qualys
9 8 (5.37%) Juniper
10 7 (4.70%) LogLogic
10 7 (4.70%) Q1 Labs
11 6 (4.03%) IBM
11 6 (4.03%) LANDesk
11 6 (4.03%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.68%) F5
12 4 (2.68%) Fortinet
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