Period
to 22 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 83 201
Rank change year-on-year -26 +118 -28
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 41 115 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.90% 3.32% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 3.59% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 26 65 0
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,021 3,203 3,504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 93.83% 92.39% 92.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,308 2,207 2,724
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing SIEM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in Cambridgeshire

SIEM
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for SIEM in Cambridgeshire

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Cambridgeshire

SIEM
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2019. 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
Peterborough +2 34 £50,000 +20.48%
Cambridge +21 6 £31,250 -43.18% 1
SIEM
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 27 (65.85%) Firewall
2 23 (56.10%) Security Operations
2 23 (56.10%) Case Management
3 22 (53.66%) Security Operations Centre
4 13 (31.71%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (29.27%) Cyber Defence
6 11 (26.83%) Identity Access Management
6 11 (26.83%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (26.83%) Incident Management
6 11 (26.83%) Validation
7 9 (21.95%) Degree
8 8 (19.51%) GIAC
8 8 (19.51%) CISSP
9 7 (17.07%) CISM
9 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
9 7 (17.07%) Retail
10 4 (9.76%) Splunk
10 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
11 3 (7.32%) Information Security
12 2 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (4.88%) Network Security
12 2 (4.88%) LogRhythm
12 2 (4.88%) Vulnerability Management
12 2 (4.88%) QRadar
12 2 (4.88%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 1 (2.44%) Threat Intelligence
13 1 (2.44%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 1 (2.44%) Threat Detection
13 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Azure
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (65.85%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.88%) Network Security
General
1 7 (17.07%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.44%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Analyst
2 13 (31.71%) Incident Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) Cyber Defence Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Operational Security Manager
4 7 (17.07%) Operations Manager
4 7 (17.07%) Security Manager
4 7 (17.07%) Security Operations Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Incident Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Junior
7 2 (4.88%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Junior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SOC Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (29.27%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (4.88%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 1 (2.44%) Cyberattack
4 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Case Management
1 23 (56.10%) Security Operations
2 13 (31.71%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (26.83%) Identity Access Management
3 11 (26.83%) Incident Management
3 11 (26.83%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (26.83%) Validation
4 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.32%) Information Security
6 2 (4.88%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.44%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) DevOps
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL
7 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.44%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.44%) Threat Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Threat Detection
7 1 (2.44%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) Perl
1 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) CISSP
2 8 (19.51%) GIAC
3 7 (17.07%) CISM
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.44%) GCIH
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.44%) NCSC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Splunk
2 2 (4.88%) LogRhythm