Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 172 157
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15 +118
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 111 89 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.84% 1.38% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.56% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 103 55 112
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £45,000 £31,000 £33,875
90th Percentile £95,000 £74,000 £78,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -13.04%

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 5,546 5,708 7,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 92.07% 88.66% 90.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,296 4,495 5,800
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% -
10th Percentile £30,875 £28,350 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Maidenhead -1 50 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Reading 0 20 £55,000 +15.79% 4
Bracknell -36 8 £80,000 +122.22% 1
Slough -10 2 £80,000 +28.00% 1
Newbury - 1 £20,500 - 1
SIEM
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 55 (49.55%) Vulnerability Management
2 54 (48.65%) Information Security
3 45 (40.54%) CISSP
4 44 (39.64%) Security Operations
5 36 (32.43%) Linux
6 33 (29.73%) Firewall
6 33 (29.73%) Cybersecurity
7 30 (27.03%) Network Security
8 29 (26.13%) Security Operations Centre
9 28 (25.23%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (25.23%) Windows
10 27 (24.32%) PKI
11 26 (23.42%) Degree
12 25 (22.52%) Legal
13 24 (21.62%) SANS
14 23 (20.72%) Microsoft
14 23 (20.72%) Security Cleared
15 22 (19.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 22 (19.82%) Incident Management
15 22 (19.82%) Logistics
15 22 (19.82%) Cisco
16 21 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
16 21 (18.92%) Risk Management
16 21 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
17 20 (18.02%) Threat Intelligence
17 20 (18.02%) CISM
18 19 (17.12%) SC Cleared
19 18 (16.22%) CheckPoint
20 17 (15.32%) Management Information System
20 17 (15.32%) Qualys

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 4 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (3.60%) IIS
2 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.90%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.60%) IaaS
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.60%) PaaS
2 3 (2.70%) Office 365
3 2 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (29.73%) Firewall
2 30 (27.03%) Network Security
3 14 (12.61%) DNS
4 10 (9.01%) TCP/IP
5 9 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (7.21%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (6.31%) SNMP
8 6 (5.41%) VPN
8 6 (5.41%) WAN
9 5 (4.50%) BGP
9 5 (4.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (4.50%) DHCP
9 5 (4.50%) Internet
9 5 (4.50%) OSPF
9 5 (4.50%) VLAN
10 4 (3.60%) FWSM
10 4 (3.60%) MPLS
10 4 (3.60%) SSL
10 4 (3.60%) Wireless
10 4 (3.60%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.50%) Data Lake
1 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.70%) Big Data
2 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) GDB
1 1 (0.90%) IDA Disassembler
1 1 (0.90%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.90%) OllyDbg
1 1 (0.90%) WinDbg
General
1 25 (22.52%) Legal
2 4 (3.60%) Finance
3 3 (2.70%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (53.15%) Analyst
2 40 (36.04%) Security Analyst
3 18 (16.22%) Information Analyst
3 18 (16.22%) Information Security Analyst
4 17 (15.32%) Architect
4 17 (15.32%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 17 (15.32%) Security Architect
5 16 (14.41%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (14.41%) SOC Analyst
6 12 (10.81%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 12 (10.81%) Senior Security Analyst
7 9 (8.11%) Incident Analyst
7 9 (8.11%) Security Incident Analyst
7 9 (8.11%) Senior Incident Analyst
8 8 (7.21%) Security Manager
8 8 (7.21%) Security Solutions Architect
8 8 (7.21%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (6.31%) Consultant
9 7 (6.31%) Network Security Architect
9 7 (6.31%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.41%) CGI
2 5 (4.50%) LAMP
3 3 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.90%) Ajax
4 1 (0.90%) CSS
4 1 (0.90%) HTML
4 1 (0.90%) jQuery
4 1 (0.90%) Laravel
4 1 (0.90%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.90%) Memcached
4 1 (0.90%) Middleware
4 1 (0.90%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.13%) Security Operations Centre
2 28 (25.23%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (24.32%) PKI
4 17 (15.32%) Management Information System
5 14 (12.61%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 10 (9.01%) Cyberthreat
7 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
8 6 (5.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (2.70%) Cyberattack
9 3 (2.70%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.80%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.90%) Blog
11 1 (0.90%) Clustering
11 1 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.43%) Linux
2 28 (25.23%) Windows
3 8 (7.21%) CentOS
4 6 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.60%) Solaris
6 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.90%) Unix
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (49.55%) Vulnerability Management
2 54 (48.65%) Information Security
3 44 (39.64%) Security Operations
4 33 (29.73%) Cybersecurity
5 22 (19.82%) Incident Management
5 22 (19.82%) Logistics
6 21 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (18.92%) Risk Management
7 20 (18.02%) Threat Intelligence
8 17 (15.32%) Analytics
8 17 (15.32%) OWASP
9 16 (14.41%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 15 (13.51%) Business Continuity
10 15 (13.51%) Business Continuity Management
11 14 (12.61%) Computer Science
12 13 (11.71%) Strategic Planning
12 13 (11.71%) TOGAF
13 12 (10.81%) Regulatory Compliance
14 11 (9.91%) Runbook
15 10 (9.01%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.60%) Java
2 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.80%) Python
3 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.90%) PHP
3 1 (0.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (40.54%) CISSP
2 26 (23.42%) Degree
3 24 (21.62%) SANS
4 23 (20.72%) Security Cleared
5 21 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (18.02%) CISM
7 19 (17.12%) SC Cleared
8 14 (12.61%) CEH
8 14 (12.61%) CISA
8 14 (12.61%) CRISC
9 13 (11.71%) OSCP
10 12 (10.81%) Computer Science Degree
11 10 (9.01%) CREST Certified
12 9 (8.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 9 (8.11%) CCSP
13 7 (6.31%) CCNP
14 6 (5.41%) CCDP
15 4 (3.60%) CCIE
15 4 (3.60%) CCNA
15 4 (3.60%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.31%) GPG13
3 5 (4.50%) GDPR
3 5 (4.50%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (3.60%) SLA
5 3 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (2.70%) QA
6 2 (1.80%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (6.31%) Snort
2 5 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.70%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.80%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.90%) XenApp
5 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (11.71%) CSIRT
1 13 (11.71%) QRadar
2 4 (3.60%) Kibana
3 3 (2.70%) AirWatch
3 3 (2.70%) Grafana
3 3 (2.70%) Nessus
4 2 (1.80%) CASB
4 2 (1.80%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.80%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 2 (1.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.90%) logstash
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.90%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.90%) Nmap
5 1 (0.90%) SCCM
5 1 (0.90%) SCOM
5 1 (0.90%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 23 (20.72%) Microsoft
2 22 (19.82%) Cisco
3 18 (16.22%) CheckPoint
4 17 (15.32%) Qualys
5 16 (14.41%) Trend Micro
6 15 (13.51%) McAfee
7 14 (12.61%) LogRhythm
8 13 (11.71%) Palo Alto
8 13 (11.71%) Symantec
9 11 (9.91%) Splunk
10 10 (9.01%) F5
11 9 (8.11%) IBM
12 8 (7.21%) ArcSight
13 7 (6.31%) CyberArk
14 6 (5.41%) Fortinet
15 5 (4.50%) Juniper
15 5 (4.50%) VMware
16 4 (3.60%) Intel
16 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
16 4 (3.60%) SAP