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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 146 174
Rank change year-on-year +7 +28  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 44 78 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.30% 1.56% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.79% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 29 74 46
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -13.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £46,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £66,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -13.63% +15.78%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2876 4347 4706
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.19% 87.15% 86.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2254 3498 3383
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SIEM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +24 23 £40,000 - 1
Reading +9 9 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Bracknell +8 4 - -
Windsor - 1 £48,500 -
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 71 (62.83%) CISSP
2 55 (48.67%) Firewall
3 46 (40.71%) Cybersecurity
4 41 (36.28%) Security Operations
5 39 (34.51%) Information Security
6 32 (28.32%) CEH
6 32 (28.32%) Windows
6 32 (28.32%) Analytics
7 31 (27.43%) LogRhythm
7 31 (27.43%) Security Operations Centre
8 29 (25.66%) Cyberthreat
8 29 (25.66%) Linux
9 28 (24.78%) Active Directory
9 28 (24.78%) ArcSight
10 26 (23.01%) Intrusion Detection
10 26 (23.01%) SQL Server
11 24 (21.24%) Splunk
11 24 (21.24%) Presales
12 23 (20.35%) Windows Server
12 23 (20.35%) Games
12 23 (20.35%) CISM
12 23 (20.35%) Project Management
13 22 (19.47%) Cisco
13 22 (19.47%) Elasticsearch
14 21 (18.58%) Security Cleared
14 21 (18.58%) TCP/IP
15 20 (17.70%) CISA
16 17 (15.04%) Big Data
16 17 (15.04%) SC Cleared
16 17 (15.04%) DV Cleared

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 22 (19.47%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (8.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Project
2 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 55 (48.67%) Firewall
2 26 (23.01%) Intrusion Detection
3 21 (18.58%) TCP/IP
4 16 (14.16%) Network Security
5 2 (1.77%) BGP
5 2 (1.77%) MPLS
5 2 (1.77%) OSPF
5 2 (1.77%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.88%) DHCP
6 1 (0.88%) DNS
6 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.88%) Internet
6 1 (0.88%) LAN
6 1 (0.88%) SNMP
6 1 (0.88%) SSL
6 1 (0.88%) VLAN
6 1 (0.88%) VPN
6 1 (0.88%) WAN
6 1 (0.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.01%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.04%) Big Data
3 14 (12.39%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.08%) InfluxDB
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 23 (20.35%) Games
2 8 (7.08%) Finance
3 7 (6.19%) German Language
4 5 (4.42%) French Language
5 2 (1.77%) Legal
5 2 (1.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Law
6 1 (0.88%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (25.66%) Analyst
2 25 (22.12%) Security Engineer
3 20 (17.70%) Support Engineer
4 18 (15.93%) Security Support Engineer
5 14 (12.39%) SOC Analyst
5 14 (12.39%) Windows Engineer
5 14 (12.39%) Windows Support Engineer
6 13 (11.50%) SIEM Analyst
7 12 (10.62%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 11 (9.73%) Cisco Analyst
8 11 (9.73%) Security Analyst
8 11 (9.73%) Security Manager
9 10 (8.85%) IT Engineer
9 10 (8.85%) IT Security Engineer
9 10 (8.85%) IT Support
9 10 (8.85%) Operations Analyst
10 9 (7.96%) Consultant
10 9 (7.96%) Network Security Engineer
10 9 (7.96%) Security Operations Analyst
11 7 (6.19%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.39%) ZeroMQ
2 5 (4.42%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 31 (27.43%) Security Operations Centre
2 29 (25.66%) Cyberthreat
3 15 (13.27%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (5.31%) PKI
5 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.42%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.54%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.65%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (2.65%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.77%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.77%) Social Media
9 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.32%) Windows
2 29 (25.66%) Linux
3 23 (20.35%) Windows Server
4 14 (12.39%) CentOS
5 13 (11.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (11.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.71%) Cybersecurity
2 41 (36.28%) Security Operations
3 39 (34.51%) Information Security
4 32 (28.32%) Analytics
5 24 (21.24%) Presales
6 23 (20.35%) Project Management
7 15 (13.27%) Validation
8 14 (12.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 11 (9.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (9.73%) Dashboard Development
9 11 (9.73%) Digital Forensics
10 8 (7.08%) Incident Management
10 8 (7.08%) Risk Management
11 7 (6.19%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (6.19%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.31%) Ethical Hacking
12 6 (5.31%) Network Design
12 6 (5.31%) Vulnerability Management
13 5 (4.42%) ITIL
13 5 (4.42%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.04%) C
2 13 (11.50%) SQL
3 3 (2.65%) Java
3 3 (2.65%) Python
4 2 (1.77%) Perl
4 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 71 (62.83%) CISSP
2 32 (28.32%) CEH
3 23 (20.35%) CISM
4 21 (18.58%) Security Cleared
5 20 (17.70%) CISA
6 17 (15.04%) DV Cleared
6 17 (15.04%) GCIA
6 17 (15.04%) SC Cleared
7 12 (10.62%) SANS
8 10 (8.85%) IISP
9 8 (7.08%) Degree
10 4 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (3.54%) MCP
10 4 (3.54%) MCSE
10 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (2.65%) CCNA
11 3 (2.65%) GCIH
11 3 (2.65%) GIAC
12 2 (1.77%) GSEC
12 2 (1.77%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.54%) SLA
3 3 (2.65%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.77%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.77%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.88%) GPG13
5 1 (0.88%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 28 (24.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (10.62%) Endace
2 8 (7.08%) Grafana
2 8 (7.08%) Graphite
3 6 (5.31%) Nessus
3 6 (5.31%) QRadar
4 5 (4.42%) Kibana
5 2 (1.77%) EnCase
6 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (27.43%) LogRhythm
2 28 (24.78%) ArcSight
3 24 (21.24%) Splunk
4 22 (19.47%) Cisco
5 16 (14.16%) Juniper
6 14 (12.39%) Apple
6 14 (12.39%) Google
7 12 (10.62%) Fujitsu
8 8 (7.08%) Forcepoint
8 8 (7.08%) HP
9 7 (6.19%) CyberArk
9 7 (6.19%) Varonis
10 6 (5.31%) CheckPoint
10 6 (5.31%) Qualys
11 4 (3.54%) VMware
12 3 (2.65%) IBM
12 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
13 2 (1.77%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.77%) Intel Security
13 2 (1.77%) LogLogic
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Perm or contract - competitive salary + benefits OR day rate contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago