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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ArcSight
Rank 833 816 835
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Permanent jobs citing ArcSight 64 83 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.076% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 37 64 53
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%

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
54100 51663 53519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.57% 47.38% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 43311 42338 44658
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -40 60 £62,500 +19.04% 4
North West +2 28 £65,000 -18.75% 3
Cheshire +4 18 £65,000 -18.75% 2
South East -8 18 £52,500 -27.58% 1
Chester - 15 £65,000 - 1
Surrey -8 7 £52,500 -34.37%
London -12 6 £65,000 +25.00%
Guildford - 6 £52,500 -
Berkshire +12 5 - -
Slough - 5 - -
Manchester - 4 £55,000 - 1
City of London +28 3 - -
Hampshire 0 3 £50,000 -31.03% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 3 - -
Lancashire - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Liverpool - 3 - -
Preston - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -
West Yorkshire -22 2 £40,000 +28.00%
Leeds -27 2 £40,000 +45.45%
South West -34 2 £60,000 -
Yorkshire -37 2 £40,000 +28.00%
East Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £60,000 -
West Lothian - 2 - -
Linlithgow - 2 - -
Aldershot - 2 £50,000 - 1
Blackburn - 2 - -
Cheltenham - 2 £60,000 -

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 120 (75.47%) SIEM
2 63 (39.62%) Information Security
3 59 (37.11%) CISSP
4 55 (34.59%) Firewall
5 41 (25.79%) Security Cleared
6 38 (23.90%) Windows
7 37 (23.27%) SC Cleared
8 36 (22.64%) Splunk
9 34 (21.38%) Cyber Security
10 30 (18.87%) Symantec
10 30 (18.87%) Linux
11 27 (16.98%) McAfee
12 24 (15.09%) Finance
12 24 (15.09%) ITIL
12 24 (15.09%) Microsoft
12 24 (15.09%) Degree
13 23 (14.47%) Network Security
14 22 (13.84%) TCP/IP
15 21 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (13.21%) Service Management
16 20 (12.58%) Cisco
17 19 (11.95%) CCNP
17 19 (11.95%) CCNA
17 19 (11.95%) Norton AntiVirus
17 19 (11.95%) Security Architecture
17 19 (11.95%) Tandem
18 18 (11.32%) HP
18 18 (11.32%) SQL
19 17 (10.69%) GIS
20 16 (10.06%) CheckPoint

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (6.92%) IIS
2 3 (1.89%) Liferay
2 3 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.63%) Lync
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (9.43%) MS Office
2 9 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 55 (34.59%) Firewall
2 23 (14.47%) Network Security
3 22 (13.84%) TCP/IP
4 15 (9.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (7.55%) DNS
5 12 (7.55%) Wireshark
6 11 (6.92%) LAN
7 10 (6.29%) DHCP
8 6 (3.77%) SSL
9 5 (3.14%) VPN
9 5 (3.14%) WAN
10 4 (2.52%) Internet
10 4 (2.52%) BGP
11 3 (1.89%) EIGRP
11 3 (1.89%) HTTPS
11 3 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.89%) VRRP
11 3 (1.89%) IPsec
11 3 (1.89%) 802.11
11 3 (1.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.77%) Hadoop
2 5 (3.14%) Big Data
3 3 (1.89%) Apache Accumulo
3 3 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.63%) MySQL
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
General
1 24 (15.09%) Finance
2 10 (6.29%) Banking
3 6 (3.77%) Law
3 6 (3.77%) Advertising
4 4 (2.52%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.26%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (30.82%) Security Engineer
2 36 (22.64%) Analyst
3 31 (19.50%) Security Analyst
4 29 (18.24%) Consultant
5 21 (13.21%) Security Consultant
6 9 (5.66%) Network Engineer
6 9 (5.66%) Security Manager
6 9 (5.66%) Information Security Engineer
7 8 (5.03%) Architect
8 7 (4.40%) Technical Manager
8 7 (4.40%) Security Specialist
9 6 (3.77%) Operations Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Applications Support Engineer
9 6 (3.77%) Support Engineer
9 6 (3.77%) Applications Support
9 6 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Security Operations Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Security Support Engineer
9 6 (3.77%) IT Security Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.14%) Regular Expression
2 3 (1.89%) .NET
3 2 (1.26%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.95%) Tandem
2 17 (10.69%) GIS
3 15 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.92%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.40%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.14%) SCADA
6 5 (3.14%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.52%) PKI
8 3 (1.89%) User Experience
8 3 (1.89%) SecurID
9 1 (0.63%) Physics
9 1 (0.63%) Replication
9 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.63%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.90%) Windows
2 30 (18.87%) Linux
3 12 (7.55%) UNIX
4 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.40%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.52%) Solaris
6 2 (1.26%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (75.47%) SIEM
2 63 (39.62%) Information Security
3 34 (21.38%) Cyber Security
4 24 (15.09%) ITIL
5 21 (13.21%) Service Management
6 19 (11.95%) Security Architecture
7 16 (10.06%) Vulnerability Management
7 16 (10.06%) Project Management
8 15 (9.43%) Mentoring
9 12 (7.55%) Analytics
9 12 (7.55%) Performance Management
10 11 (6.92%) Data Protection
11 10 (6.29%) Test Strategy
11 10 (6.29%) Portfolio Management
11 10 (6.29%) Coaching
11 10 (6.29%) Risk Management
12 9 (5.66%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (5.03%) Protective Monitoring
13 8 (5.03%) Information Assurance
13 8 (5.03%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.32%) SQL
2 7 (4.40%) Java
2 7 (4.40%) Perl
3 5 (3.14%) Python
4 4 (2.52%) C
5 3 (1.89%) Ruby
6 2 (1.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.63%) PHP
7 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 59 (37.11%) CISSP
2 41 (25.79%) Security Cleared
3 37 (23.27%) SC Cleared
4 24 (15.09%) Degree
5 21 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (11.95%) CCNP
6 19 (11.95%) CCNA
7 13 (8.18%) A+ Certification
7 13 (8.18%) GIAC
8 12 (7.55%) DV Cleared
9 8 (5.03%) CISM
10 7 (4.40%) CISA
10 7 (4.40%) GCIH
11 6 (3.77%) CEH
12 2 (1.26%) CCSE
12 2 (1.26%) CCSA
13 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (6.92%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.40%) COBIT
4 4 (2.52%) QA
5 2 (1.26%) HMG Infosec
5 2 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (9.43%) Snort
2 10 (6.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.77%) Nmap
4 3 (1.89%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (11.95%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (7.55%) WSUS
3 7 (4.40%) SCCM
3 7 (4.40%) SCOM
4 6 (3.77%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (3.77%) HP SIM
5 3 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (1.89%) OpenView
5 3 (1.89%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.26%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (22.64%) Splunk
2 30 (18.87%) Symantec
3 27 (16.98%) McAfee
4 24 (15.09%) Microsoft
5 20 (12.58%) Cisco
6 18 (11.32%) HP
7 16 (10.06%) CheckPoint
8 15 (9.43%) LogLogic
9 14 (8.81%) LogRhythm
10 13 (8.18%) Sun
10 13 (8.18%) SolarWinds
11 12 (7.55%) Sourcefire
11 12 (7.55%) CA
11 12 (7.55%) Q1 Labs
12 9 (5.66%) Qualys
13 7 (4.40%) Juniper
13 7 (4.40%) IBM
14 6 (3.77%) Oracle
14 6 (3.77%) LANDesk
14 6 (3.77%) Lumension
UK
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70k, Health, Pension, Life
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 10 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago