Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 - 173
Rank change year-on-year - +173 +21
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 114 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.61% - 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 63 0 5
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 - £47,000
10th Percentile £35,000 - £38,750
90th Percentile £67,500 - £61,000
East of England median annual salary £49,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% +5.00% +5.26%

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 2,902 3,862 3,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.92% 93.42% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,077 2,953 2,566
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,902 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% +4.23% -

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 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
Peterborough - 107 £41,500 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £54,700 -
SIEM
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 100 (87.72%) Firewall
2 97 (85.09%) Security Operations
3 84 (73.68%) Cybersecurity
4 80 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (66.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 73 (64.04%) Event Correlation
7 71 (62.28%) CISSP
8 67 (58.77%) Risk Management
9 64 (56.14%) Retail
10 59 (51.75%) Security Operations Centre
11 55 (48.25%) Analytical Skills
11 55 (48.25%) Splunk
12 54 (47.37%) Threat Intelligence
13 53 (46.49%) Wireshark
14 52 (45.61%) Cyberthreat
14 52 (45.61%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
14 52 (45.61%) Information Security
15 50 (43.86%) Self-Motivation
15 50 (43.86%) Problem-Solving
16 47 (41.23%) Cyber Kill Chain
16 47 (41.23%) Cyber Intelligence
16 47 (41.23%) Symantec
16 47 (41.23%) RSA Security Analytics
16 47 (41.23%) Analytics
17 44 (38.60%) Security Management
18 41 (35.96%) CEH
19 40 (35.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 40 (35.09%) ISSAP
19 40 (35.09%) ISSEP
19 40 (35.09%) GCWN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 100 (87.72%) Firewall
2 53 (46.49%) Wireshark
3 32 (28.07%) Intrusion Detection
4 22 (19.30%) TCP/IP
5 18 (15.79%) DNS
5 18 (15.79%) HTTP
5 18 (15.79%) MPLS
5 18 (15.79%) SSL
5 18 (15.79%) VPN
6 3 (2.63%) Network Security
7 2 (1.75%) BGP
7 2 (1.75%) OSPF
General
1 64 (56.14%) Retail
2 1 (0.88%) Advertising
2 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (67.54%) Analyst
2 32 (28.07%) SOC Analyst
3 24 (21.05%) SIEM Engineer
4 22 (19.30%) SOC Engineer
5 21 (18.42%) Architect
5 21 (18.42%) Security Architect
5 21 (18.42%) Service Architect
6 19 (16.67%) SIEM Analyst
7 18 (15.79%) IT Architect
7 18 (15.79%) IT Security Architect
8 14 (12.28%) Security Engineer
9 12 (10.53%) Security Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) IT Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) IT Security Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) Cyber Defence Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) Incident Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) Senior Security Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (3.51%) Senior Security Analyst
13 3 (2.63%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 59 (51.75%) Security Operations Centre
2 55 (48.25%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (45.61%) Cyberthreat
4 50 (43.86%) Self-Motivation
5 47 (41.23%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 30 (26.32%) Cyber Defence
7 20 (17.54%) Data Centre
8 15 (13.16%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.14%) Windows
2 5 (4.39%) Linux
2 5 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (4.39%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (85.09%) Security Operations
2 84 (73.68%) Cybersecurity
3 76 (66.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 73 (64.04%) Event Correlation
5 67 (58.77%) Risk Management
6 54 (47.37%) Threat Intelligence
7 52 (45.61%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 52 (45.61%) Information Security
8 50 (43.86%) Problem-Solving
9 47 (41.23%) Analytics
9 47 (41.23%) Cyber Intelligence
10 44 (38.60%) Security Management
11 37 (32.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 32 (28.07%) Kalman Filter
12 32 (28.07%) Web Filtering
13 29 (25.44%) Trend Analysis
14 26 (22.81%) Computer Security
15 25 (21.93%) Information Management
16 23 (20.18%) Computer Forensics
16 23 (20.18%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.04%) Python
2 14 (12.28%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.89%) Perl
3 9 (7.89%) VBA
4 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.75%) PHP
5 2 (1.75%) R
5 2 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 80 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (62.28%) CISSP
3 41 (35.96%) CEH
4 40 (35.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 40 (35.09%) CCIE
4 40 (35.09%) CCNP
4 40 (35.09%) CCSP
4 40 (35.09%) CSSLP
4 40 (35.09%) GCWN
4 40 (35.09%) ISSAP
4 40 (35.09%) ISSEP
4 40 (35.09%) MCSE
4 40 (35.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (35.09%) RHCA
4 40 (35.09%) RHCE
4 40 (35.09%) SANS
4 40 (35.09%) SSCP
4 40 (35.09%) VCAP
4 40 (35.09%) VCDX
4 40 (35.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.39%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 47 (41.23%) RSA Security Analytics
2 24 (21.05%) Stealthwatch
3 15 (13.16%) QRadar
4 11 (9.65%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 55 (48.25%) Splunk
2 47 (41.23%) Symantec
3 40 (35.09%) Cisco
3 40 (35.09%) Microsoft
3 40 (35.09%) Red Hat
3 40 (35.09%) VMware
4 24 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 24 (21.05%) Qualys