Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 182 179
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3 +18
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 102 87 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.52% 1.31% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.52% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45 59 127
Berkshire median annual salary £49,000 £48,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.03% -11.82% -4.35%
10th Percentile £31,600 £36,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £77,750 £76,750
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -

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 5,973 5,736 8,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 88.78% 86.40% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4,820 4,509 6,638
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £73,750
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 19 June 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 19 June 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 +18 43 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Maidenhead -60 19 £45,000 +2.86% 1
Reading +17 15 £47,500 -18.10% 4
Slough +10 4 £30,500 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
SIEM
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 57 (55.88%) Network Security
2 52 (50.98%) CheckPoint
3 49 (48.04%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (48.04%) Cisco
4 46 (45.10%) ITIL
5 39 (38.24%) CISSP
5 39 (38.24%) Juniper
6 38 (37.25%) CCNP
7 37 (36.27%) Presales
8 35 (34.31%) Data Centre
8 35 (34.31%) CCDP
8 35 (34.31%) WAN
8 35 (34.31%) Load Balancing
8 35 (34.31%) Fortinet
8 35 (34.31%) ITIL V3
8 35 (34.31%) LogRhythm
9 34 (33.33%) Firewall
10 29 (28.43%) Incident Management
10 29 (28.43%) Security Operations
11 28 (27.45%) Cybersecurity
11 28 (27.45%) Splunk
12 26 (25.49%) Vulnerability Management
12 26 (25.49%) Information Security
12 26 (25.49%) Cyberthreat
13 25 (24.51%) QRadar
13 25 (24.51%) TCP/IP
14 24 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
14 24 (23.53%) CASB
15 23 (22.55%) IBM
16 22 (21.57%) 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 20 (19.61%) IIS
2 3 (2.94%) Apache
3 2 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.96%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.96%) GitHub
3 2 (1.96%) Office 365
4 1 (0.98%) Cloudflare
4 1 (0.98%) IaaS
4 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (55.88%) Network Security
2 35 (34.31%) WAN
3 34 (33.33%) Firewall
4 25 (24.51%) TCP/IP
5 24 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (21.57%) BGP
6 22 (21.57%) DNS
6 22 (21.57%) OSPF
7 21 (20.59%) Cisco Firepower
8 19 (18.63%) DHCP
8 19 (18.63%) Ethernet
8 19 (18.63%) FWSM
8 19 (18.63%) LAN
8 19 (18.63%) MPLS
8 19 (18.63%) SNMP
8 19 (18.63%) SSL
8 19 (18.63%) VLAN
8 19 (18.63%) VPN
8 19 (18.63%) Wireshark
8 19 (18.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (4.90%) MongoDB
1 5 (4.90%) MySQL
1 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (4.90%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Games
3 2 (1.96%) Banking
3 2 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (42.16%) Architect
1 43 (42.16%) Security Architect
2 35 (34.31%) Security Solutions Architect
2 35 (34.31%) Solutions Architect
3 26 (25.49%) Analyst
4 21 (20.59%) Security Analyst
5 16 (15.69%) Network Architect
5 16 (15.69%) Network Security Architect
5 16 (15.69%) Presales Solution Architect
6 9 (8.82%) Operations Analyst
6 9 (8.82%) Security Operations Analyst
7 8 (7.84%) Consultant
8 6 (5.88%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Senior Architect
8 6 (5.88%) Senior Security Architect
9 5 (4.90%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Security Consultant
9 5 (4.90%) Security Manager
9 5 (4.90%) SOC Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.96%) Ajax
2 2 (1.96%) CSS
2 2 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (1.96%) HTML
2 2 (1.96%) jQuery
2 2 (1.96%) Laravel
2 2 (1.96%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (1.96%) Memcached
3 1 (0.98%) CGI
3 1 (0.98%) LAMP
3 1 (0.98%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.98%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 35 (34.31%) Data Centre
2 26 (25.49%) Cyberthreat
3 20 (19.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 16 (15.69%) FlexPod
5 11 (10.78%) Security Operations Centre
6 9 (8.82%) Cyberattack
7 5 (4.90%) SCADA
8 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.92%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.96%) Industry 4.0
10 2 (1.96%) PKI
11 1 (0.98%) Clustering
11 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.98%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.59%) Linux
2 14 (13.73%) Windows
3 7 (6.86%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.88%) CentOS
5 5 (4.90%) DC/OS
5 5 (4.90%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (2.94%) Debian
6 3 (2.94%) FreeBSD
6 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.96%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.10%) ITIL
2 37 (36.27%) Presales
3 35 (34.31%) ITIL V3
3 35 (34.31%) Load Balancing
4 29 (28.43%) Incident Management
4 29 (28.43%) Security Operations
5 28 (27.45%) Cybersecurity
6 26 (25.49%) Information Security
6 26 (25.49%) Vulnerability Management
7 22 (21.57%) Network Design
8 19 (18.63%) E-Commerce
8 19 (18.63%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 19 (18.63%) Software Optimisation
9 16 (15.69%) Application Performance Management
9 16 (15.69%) Converged Infrastructure
9 16 (15.69%) DNA
9 16 (15.69%) Migration
9 16 (15.69%) Performance Management
9 16 (15.69%) Security Management
9 16 (15.69%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.92%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.96%) PHP
4 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.98%) C#
4 1 (0.98%) Java
4 1 (0.98%) Perl
4 1 (0.98%) Python
4 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (48.04%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (38.24%) CISSP
3 38 (37.25%) CCNP
4 35 (34.31%) CCDP
5 21 (20.59%) CCIE
6 19 (18.63%) CCSE
6 19 (18.63%) IISP
6 19 (18.63%) ISSAP
6 19 (18.63%) JNCIP
7 14 (13.73%) Security Cleared
8 11 (10.78%) SANS
9 10 (9.80%) CISM
9 10 (9.80%) Degree
10 8 (7.84%) SC Cleared
11 7 (6.86%) CEH
11 7 (6.86%) GIAC
12 6 (5.88%) CISA
12 6 (5.88%) Master's Degree
13 5 (4.90%) CCIE Security
13 5 (4.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.69%) Cyber Essentials
2 15 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.92%) GDPR
3 4 (3.92%) PMO
4 3 (2.94%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.98%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.98%) PSD2
5 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (15.69%) VMware NSX
3 8 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.84%) Docker
4 3 (2.94%) vSphere
5 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (24.51%) QRadar
2 24 (23.53%) CASB
3 16 (15.69%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (7.84%) Kubernetes
5 5 (4.90%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (4.90%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (2.94%) Juniper STRM
6 3 (2.94%) OSSEC
6 3 (2.94%) RSA enVision
6 3 (2.94%) RSA Security Analytics
6 3 (2.94%) vCenter Server
7 2 (1.96%) Kibana
7 2 (1.96%) logstash
8 1 (0.98%) Endace
8 1 (0.98%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (50.98%) CheckPoint
2 49 (48.04%) Cisco
3 39 (38.24%) Juniper
4 35 (34.31%) Fortinet
4 35 (34.31%) LogRhythm
5 28 (27.45%) Splunk
6 23 (22.55%) IBM
7 22 (21.57%) VMware
8 19 (18.63%) Forcepoint
8 19 (18.63%) Sophos
8 19 (18.63%) Tufin
9 18 (17.65%) McAfee
9 18 (17.65%) Palo Alto
10 17 (16.67%) CyberArk
10 17 (16.67%) SolarWinds
11 16 (15.69%) Aruba
11 16 (15.69%) F5
11 16 (15.69%) Infoblox
11 16 (15.69%) Meraki
11 16 (15.69%) Riverbed