Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SIEM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SIEM over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 176 154
Rank change year-on-year +3 -22 +74
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 88 82 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.38% 1.35% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.54% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 91 56 116
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.92% -7.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £45,000 £31,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £70,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -9.09%

SIEM is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,781 5,322 7,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 90.54% 87.53% 90.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4,608 4,184 6,114
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,575 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SIEM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in Berkshire

SIEM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM in Berkshire.

Salary trend for SIEM in Berkshire

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Berkshire over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Berkshire

SIEM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -27 19 £80,000 +128.57% 2
Maidenhead -40 18 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Reading -12 13 £68,750 +44.74% 6
Slough +3 4 £80,000 +28.00% 2
SIEM
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 34 (38.64%) CISSP
1 34 (38.64%) Network Security
2 32 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (35.23%) Cisco
4 29 (32.95%) Security Operations
5 28 (31.82%) Information Security
6 26 (29.55%) Security Cleared
7 24 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
8 21 (23.86%) SC Cleared
8 21 (23.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 20 (22.73%) PKI
9 20 (22.73%) CheckPoint
10 19 (21.59%) Security Operations Centre
11 18 (20.45%) CCNP
11 18 (20.45%) Windows
11 18 (20.45%) Linux
11 18 (20.45%) Data Centre
12 17 (19.32%) Presales
12 17 (19.32%) LogRhythm
12 17 (19.32%) Splunk
12 17 (19.32%) Incident Management
13 16 (18.18%) Firewall
13 16 (18.18%) ITIL
13 16 (18.18%) Load Balancing
13 16 (18.18%) Palo Alto
14 15 (17.05%) Analytics
14 15 (17.05%) ITIL V3
14 15 (17.05%) Fortinet
14 15 (17.05%) WAN
14 15 (17.05%) DNS

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (38.64%) Network Security
2 16 (18.18%) Firewall
3 15 (17.05%) DNS
3 15 (17.05%) WAN
4 14 (15.91%) TCP/IP
5 12 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (12.50%) BGP
6 11 (12.50%) OSPF
7 10 (11.36%) Cisco Firepower
7 10 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (11.36%) SNMP
8 9 (10.23%) DHCP
8 9 (10.23%) VLAN
9 8 (9.09%) Ethernet
9 8 (9.09%) FWSM
9 8 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (9.09%) MPLS
9 8 (9.09%) SSL
9 8 (9.09%) VPN
9 8 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) Data Lake
1 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) Big Data
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (4.55%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Banking
2 3 (3.41%) Legal
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (35.23%) Analyst
2 28 (31.82%) Architect
2 28 (31.82%) Security Architect
3 17 (19.32%) Security Solutions Architect
3 17 (19.32%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (18.18%) SOC Analyst
5 15 (17.05%) Security Analyst
6 12 (13.64%) Network Security Architect
7 11 (12.50%) Network Architect
8 7 (7.95%) Presales Solution Architect
9 6 (6.82%) Operations Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Security Operations Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Consultant
10 5 (5.68%) Information Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Information Security Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Security Consultant
10 5 (5.68%) Security Manager
11 4 (4.55%) Cisco Security Architect
11 4 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 4 (4.55%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) CGI
2 5 (5.68%) LAMP
3 2 (2.27%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.27%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.14%) Middleware
4 1 (1.14%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) PKI
2 19 (21.59%) Security Operations Centre
3 18 (20.45%) Data Centre
4 14 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (14.77%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 7 (7.95%) Cyberattack
8 5 (5.68%) FlexPod
9 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
9 3 (3.41%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 3 (3.41%) Smart Meter
10 2 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (2.27%) Private Cloud
10 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (1.14%) Clustering
11 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) Linux
1 18 (20.45%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) CentOS
2 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.27%) Debian
4 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.95%) Security Operations
2 28 (31.82%) Information Security
3 24 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
4 17 (19.32%) Incident Management
4 17 (19.32%) Presales
5 16 (18.18%) ITIL
5 16 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 15 (17.05%) Analytics
6 15 (17.05%) ITIL V3
6 15 (17.05%) TOGAF
7 14 (15.91%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (13.64%) Risk Management
9 11 (12.50%) Network Design
10 10 (11.36%) SABSA
10 10 (11.36%) Use Case
11 9 (10.23%) Threat Management
12 8 (9.09%) Malware Analysis
12 8 (9.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 8 (9.09%) Software Optimisation
12 8 (9.09%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.41%) Java
1 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.27%) Python
3 1 (1.14%) C#
3 1 (1.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (38.64%) CISSP
2 32 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (29.55%) Security Cleared
4 21 (23.86%) SC Cleared
5 18 (20.45%) CCNP
6 15 (17.05%) CCDP
7 14 (15.91%) SANS
8 10 (11.36%) Degree
9 9 (10.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 9 (10.23%) CCIE
9 9 (10.23%) CCSP
10 8 (9.09%) CCSE
10 8 (9.09%) IISP
10 8 (9.09%) ISSAP
10 8 (9.09%) JNCIP
11 7 (7.95%) CISM
12 5 (5.68%) CEH
13 4 (4.55%) CCNA
13 4 (4.55%) TOGAF Certification
14 3 (3.41%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.95%) Cyber Essentials
2 7 (7.95%) GPG13
3 5 (5.68%) GDPR
3 5 (5.68%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (3.41%) QA
4 3 (3.41%) SLA
5 1 (1.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.95%) Snort
2 7 (7.95%) VMware NSX
3 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.27%) vSphere
5 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.14%) XenApp
5 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) QRadar
2 7 (7.95%) CASB
2 7 (7.95%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (3.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (2.27%) Grafana
4 2 (2.27%) Kibana
4 2 (2.27%) OSSEC
4 2 (2.27%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.14%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.14%) SCCM
5 1 (1.14%) SCOM
5 1 (1.14%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 31 (35.23%) Cisco
2 20 (22.73%) CheckPoint
3 17 (19.32%) LogRhythm
3 17 (19.32%) Splunk
4 16 (18.18%) Palo Alto
5 15 (17.05%) Fortinet
5 15 (17.05%) McAfee
6 14 (15.91%) Juniper
7 12 (13.64%) F5
7 12 (13.64%) VMware
8 9 (10.23%) Sophos
8 9 (10.23%) Trend Micro
9 8 (9.09%) IBM
9 8 (9.09%) Qualys
9 8 (9.09%) Tufin
10 7 (7.95%) ArcSight
10 7 (7.95%) Aruba
10 7 (7.95%) Infoblox
10 7 (7.95%) Riverbed
10 7 (7.95%) SolarWinds