Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 187 154
Rank change year-on-year +22 -33 +54
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 99 81 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.52% 1.27% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.46% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 68 59 135
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £45,000 £33,700 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £79,000 £78,250
South East median annual salary £60,000 £48,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% -

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 5,894 5,556 8,153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 90.22% 87.30% 90.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,717 4,363 6,453
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -7 32 £72,500 +107.14% 1
Maidenhead -54 21 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Reading +9 17 £55,000 -5.17% 6
Slough +9 4 £30,500 -51.20% 1
Wokingham - 1 - -
SIEM
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 46 (46.46%) Network Security
2 42 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (41.41%) Cisco
4 36 (36.36%) CISSP
5 33 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 33 (33.33%) ITIL
6 32 (32.32%) Information Security
7 28 (28.28%) CCNP
8 27 (27.27%) Juniper
8 27 (27.27%) Data Centre
8 27 (27.27%) Presales
8 27 (27.27%) Security Operations
9 26 (26.26%) Vulnerability Management
10 25 (25.25%) ITIL V3
10 25 (25.25%) Load Balancing
10 25 (25.25%) Fortinet
10 25 (25.25%) CCDP
10 25 (25.25%) WAN
11 24 (24.24%) Security Cleared
12 23 (23.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 23 (23.23%) McAfee
13 22 (22.22%) Firewall
13 22 (22.22%) Incident Management
13 22 (22.22%) Splunk
13 22 (22.22%) LogRhythm
14 21 (21.21%) VMware
15 20 (20.20%) Cybersecurity
16 19 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
16 19 (19.19%) CCIE

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 13 (13.13%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.02%) Office 365
4 1 (1.01%) Cloudflare
4 1 (1.01%) IaaS
4 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (46.46%) Network Security
2 25 (25.25%) WAN
3 22 (22.22%) Firewall
4 19 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (19.19%) DNS
5 16 (16.16%) BGP
5 16 (16.16%) OSPF
6 15 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (14.14%) Cisco Firepower
7 14 (14.14%) TCP/IP
8 13 (13.13%) Cisco ISE
8 13 (13.13%) VLAN
8 13 (13.13%) Wireless
9 12 (12.12%) FWSM
9 12 (12.12%) LAN
9 12 (12.12%) MPLS
9 12 (12.12%) SNMP
9 12 (12.12%) SSL
9 12 (12.12%) VPN
9 12 (12.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (4.04%) MongoDB
1 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (7.07%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Legal
3 2 (2.02%) Banking
3 2 (2.02%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (39.39%) Architect
1 39 (39.39%) Security Architect
2 27 (27.27%) Analyst
2 27 (27.27%) Security Solutions Architect
2 27 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (19.19%) Security Analyst
4 15 (15.15%) Network Architect
4 15 (15.15%) Network Security Architect
5 13 (13.13%) Presales Solution Architect
6 10 (10.10%) Operations Analyst
6 10 (10.10%) Security Operations Analyst
7 8 (8.08%) Consultant
7 8 (8.08%) SOC Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Security Consultant
8 5 (5.05%) Security Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Security Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Senior Architect
8 5 (5.05%) Senior Security Architect
9 4 (4.04%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) CGI
1 4 (4.04%) LAMP
2 3 (3.03%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.01%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.01%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 16 (16.16%) PKI
3 15 (15.15%) Cyberthreat
4 13 (13.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (13.13%) Security Operations Centre
5 12 (12.12%) FlexPod
6 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (9.09%) Cyberattack
8 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
9 4 (4.04%) SCADA
10 3 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
11 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
11 2 (2.02%) Smart Meter
12 1 (1.01%) Clustering
12 1 (1.01%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.17%) Linux
2 14 (14.14%) Windows
3 8 (8.08%) CentOS
4 5 (5.05%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.04%) DC/OS
5 4 (4.04%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.03%) Debian
6 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.33%) ITIL
2 32 (32.32%) Information Security
3 27 (27.27%) Presales
3 27 (27.27%) Security Operations
4 26 (26.26%) Vulnerability Management
5 25 (25.25%) ITIL V3
5 25 (25.25%) Load Balancing
6 22 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 20 (20.20%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (16.16%) Network Design
9 13 (13.13%) Application Performance Management
9 13 (13.13%) DNA
9 13 (13.13%) Migration
9 13 (13.13%) Performance Management
9 13 (13.13%) Risk Management
9 13 (13.13%) Security Management
9 13 (13.13%) TOGAF
10 12 (12.12%) Converged Infrastructure
10 12 (12.12%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 12 (12.12%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.02%) Java
2 2 (2.02%) Python
2 2 (2.02%) SQL
3 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.01%) C#
3 1 (1.01%) Perl
3 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (36.36%) CISSP
3 28 (28.28%) CCNP
4 25 (25.25%) CCDP
5 24 (24.24%) Security Cleared
6 19 (19.19%) CCIE
7 17 (17.17%) SC Cleared
8 13 (13.13%) SANS
9 12 (12.12%) CCSE
9 12 (12.12%) IISP
9 12 (12.12%) ISSAP
9 12 (12.12%) JNCIP
10 8 (8.08%) CISM
10 8 (8.08%) Degree
11 6 (6.06%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 6 (6.06%) CCSP
12 5 (5.05%) DV Cleared
12 5 (5.05%) Master's Degree
13 4 (4.04%) CCIE Security
13 4 (4.04%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (23.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (13.13%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (5.05%) GDPR
3 5 (5.05%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.03%) GPG13
5 2 (2.02%) PMO
5 2 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.01%) COBIT
6 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.01%) PSD2
6 1 (1.01%) QA
6 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (13.13%) VMware NSX
3 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.04%) Docker
5 3 (3.03%) vSphere
6 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (17.17%) QRadar
2 15 (15.15%) CASB
3 13 (13.13%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (4.04%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (4.04%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.03%) OSSEC
5 3 (3.03%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.01%) Endace
6 1 (1.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.01%) SCCM
6 1 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 41 (41.41%) Cisco
2 33 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 27 (27.27%) Juniper
4 25 (25.25%) Fortinet
5 23 (23.23%) McAfee
6 22 (22.22%) LogRhythm
6 22 (22.22%) Splunk
7 21 (21.21%) VMware
8 18 (18.18%) Palo Alto
9 16 (16.16%) Sophos
10 15 (15.15%) F5
11 14 (14.14%) SolarWinds
11 14 (14.14%) Trend Micro
12 13 (13.13%) Aruba
12 13 (13.13%) IBM
12 13 (13.13%) Infoblox
12 13 (13.13%) Meraki
12 13 (13.13%) Riverbed
13 12 (12.12%) HP
13 12 (12.12%) Tufin