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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 138 147
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 40 76 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.22% 1.71% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.93% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 28 56 59
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  

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 2766 3939 4443
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.59% 88.44% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 3115 3241
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +12 15 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Reading +2 13 £56,500 +13.00% 3
Bracknell +23 6 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Slough +2 1 - -
SIEM
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 56 (65.12%) CISSP
2 49 (56.98%) Firewall
3 40 (46.51%) Windows
3 40 (46.51%) Linux
4 35 (40.70%) Information Security
5 30 (34.88%) Analytics
6 29 (33.72%) Security Operations
7 28 (32.56%) Active Directory
8 24 (27.91%) SQL Server
8 24 (27.91%) CEH
9 23 (26.74%) Cisco
10 22 (25.58%) LogRhythm
10 22 (25.58%) Cybersecurity
10 22 (25.58%) Cyberthreat
11 21 (24.42%) TCP/IP
11 21 (24.42%) Security Operations Centre
12 20 (23.26%) Presales
13 19 (22.09%) ArcSight
14 18 (20.93%) Games
15 17 (19.77%) Windows Server
16 16 (18.60%) Elasticsearch
16 16 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 15 (17.44%) Network Security
17 15 (17.44%) Project Management
18 14 (16.28%) Management Information System
18 14 (16.28%) Vulnerability Management
19 13 (15.12%) CISM
20 12 (13.95%) SQL
20 12 (13.95%) ITIL
20 12 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement

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 16 (18.60%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 49 (56.98%) Firewall
2 21 (24.42%) TCP/IP
3 15 (17.44%) Network Security
4 8 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (9.30%) SSL
4 8 (9.30%) VPN
5 7 (8.14%) IPsec
6 6 (6.98%) FWSM
6 6 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (5.81%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (5.81%) DMVPN
8 3 (3.49%) BGP
8 3 (3.49%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.49%) MPLS
8 3 (3.49%) OSPF
8 3 (3.49%) SNMP
8 3 (3.49%) VLAN
9 2 (2.33%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.14%) Big Data
2 7 (8.14%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.65%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (20.93%) Games
2 10 (11.63%) Finance
3 7 (8.14%) Digital Economy
3 7 (8.14%) Legal
4 2 (2.33%) Billing
4 2 (2.33%) German Language
5 1 (1.16%) French Language
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (22.09%) Analyst
1 19 (22.09%) Consultant
2 15 (17.44%) Security Engineer
3 14 (16.28%) Security Consultant
3 14 (16.28%) Support Engineer
4 13 (15.12%) Security Support Engineer
4 13 (15.12%) Windows Engineer
4 13 (15.12%) Windows Support Engineer
5 12 (13.95%) Security Analyst
5 12 (13.95%) SIEM Consultant
6 10 (11.63%) IT Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) IT Security Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) SOC Analyst
7 9 (10.47%) IT Support
7 9 (10.47%) Network Security Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (9.30%) IT Support Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Linux Support
8 8 (9.30%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) Regular Expression
2 7 (8.14%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (1.16%) OAuth
3 1 (1.16%) OpenID
3 1 (1.16%) SAML
3 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.58%) Cyberthreat
2 21 (24.42%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (16.28%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.49%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.33%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.16%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (1.16%) iPad
7 1 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (46.51%) Linux
1 40 (46.51%) Windows
2 17 (19.77%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.14%) CentOS
3 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.49%) Unix
5 1 (1.16%) AIX
5 1 (1.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.70%) Information Security
2 30 (34.88%) Analytics
3 29 (33.72%) Security Operations
4 22 (25.58%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (23.26%) Presales
6 15 (17.44%) Project Management
7 14 (16.28%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (13.95%) ITIL
9 10 (11.63%) Dashboard Development
9 10 (11.63%) Risk Management
10 9 (10.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (9.30%) Logistics
11 8 (9.30%) Security Architecture
12 7 (8.14%) Network Design
13 6 (6.98%) Content Development
13 6 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (6.98%) Service Delivery
13 6 (6.98%) Time Management
13 6 (6.98%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.95%) SQL
2 11 (12.79%) C
3 8 (9.30%) Python
4 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (1.16%) Java
6 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 56 (65.12%) CISSP
2 24 (27.91%) CEH
3 13 (15.12%) CISM
4 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared
5 9 (10.47%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (10.47%) CompTIA Security+
5 9 (10.47%) Security+ Certification
6 8 (9.30%) Degree
6 8 (9.30%) DV Cleared
7 7 (8.14%) GCIA
7 7 (8.14%) MCP
7 7 (8.14%) MCSE
7 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (8.14%) SC Cleared
8 6 (6.98%) CCNA
8 6 (6.98%) CISA
8 6 (6.98%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (4.65%) SANS
10 3 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (3.49%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.14%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.98%) GPG13
4 3 (3.49%) QA
System Software
1 28 (32.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Nessus
1 5 (5.81%) Nmap
2 4 (4.65%) Endace
2 4 (4.65%) Grafana
2 4 (4.65%) Graphite
2 4 (4.65%) Prometheus
3 3 (3.49%) Kibana
3 3 (3.49%) QRadar
4 2 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) Cisco
2 22 (25.58%) LogRhythm
3 19 (22.09%) ArcSight
4 12 (13.95%) Splunk
5 11 (12.79%) HP
6 9 (10.47%) CheckPoint
6 9 (10.47%) CyberArk
6 9 (10.47%) Forcepoint
6 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
7 8 (9.30%) Juniper
8 7 (8.14%) Apple
8 7 (8.14%) Google
9 5 (5.81%) NetWitness
9 5 (5.81%) Qualys
9 5 (5.81%) Varonis
10 4 (4.65%) Fujitsu
10 4 (4.65%) Palo Alto
10 4 (4.65%) Tufin
11 3 (3.49%) Fortinet
11 3 (3.49%) VMware
Maidenhead, Berkshire
LogRhythm
Salary: Up to £40kpa + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 25 days ago