Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 204 169
Rank change year-on-year +111 -35 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 100 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.22% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 0.23% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 52 2 4
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £64,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.98% +17.27% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £58,450 £38,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,150 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £49,750 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.50% -4.76% -12.50%

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 2,869 3,945 2,957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.37% 93.84% 90.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,022 2,950 2,461
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.86%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,375 £70,000 £64,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +40 94 £40,000 -37.98% 1
Cambridge - 5 £44,400 - 1
SIEM
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 94 (94.00%) Firewall
2 91 (91.00%) Security Operations
3 73 (73.00%) Cisco Certification
4 71 (71.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 70 (70.00%) CISSP
6 68 (68.00%) Risk Management
6 68 (68.00%) Event Correlation
7 67 (67.00%) Retail
8 64 (64.00%) Cybersecurity
9 61 (61.00%) Security Operations Centre
10 56 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
11 55 (55.00%) Threat Intelligence
11 55 (55.00%) Information Security
12 53 (53.00%) Cyberthreat
12 53 (53.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 52 (52.00%) Splunk
14 51 (51.00%) Self-Motivation
14 51 (51.00%) Problem-Solving
15 50 (50.00%) Analytics
15 50 (50.00%) Wireshark
15 50 (50.00%) RSA Security Analytics
15 50 (50.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
15 50 (50.00%) Cyber Intelligence
15 50 (50.00%) Symantec
16 43 (43.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 43 (43.00%) RHCE
16 43 (43.00%) Red Hat
16 43 (43.00%) SSCP
16 43 (43.00%) MCSE
16 43 (43.00%) Cisco

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 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (94.00%) Firewall
2 50 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 26 (26.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.00%) DNS
5 6 (6.00%) HTTP
5 6 (6.00%) MPLS
5 6 (6.00%) SSL
5 6 (6.00%) VPN
6 2 (2.00%) BGP
6 2 (2.00%) OSPF
General
1 67 (67.00%) Retail
2 3 (3.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (71.00%) Analyst
2 22 (22.00%) SOC Analyst
3 18 (18.00%) Architect
3 18 (18.00%) Security Architect
3 18 (18.00%) Service Architect
3 18 (18.00%) SIEM Analyst
3 18 (18.00%) SIEM Engineer
3 18 (18.00%) SOC Engineer
4 17 (17.00%) IT Architect
4 17 (17.00%) IT Security Architect
5 14 (14.00%) Cyber Defence Analyst
6 11 (11.00%) Security Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Senior Security Engineer
8 7 (7.00%) Security Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) IT Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) IT Security Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Security Analyst
11 3 (3.00%) Information Analyst
11 3 (3.00%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 61 (61.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 56 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (53.00%) Cyberthreat
4 51 (51.00%) Self-Motivation
5 50 (50.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 39 (39.00%) Cyber Defence
7 18 (18.00%) Data Centre
8 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.00%) Linux
2 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (91.00%) Security Operations
2 71 (71.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 68 (68.00%) Event Correlation
3 68 (68.00%) Risk Management
4 64 (64.00%) Cybersecurity
5 55 (55.00%) Information Security
5 55 (55.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 53 (53.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 51 (51.00%) Problem-Solving
8 50 (50.00%) Analytics
8 50 (50.00%) Cyber Intelligence
9 42 (42.00%) Security Management
10 34 (34.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 26 (26.00%) Computer Forensics
11 26 (26.00%) Kalman Filter
11 26 (26.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
11 26 (26.00%) Mentoring
11 26 (26.00%) Reverse Engineering
11 26 (26.00%) Threat Detection
11 26 (26.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.00%) Python
2 6 (6.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.00%) Perl
3 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.00%) VBA
4 2 (2.00%) PHP
4 2 (2.00%) R
4 2 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 73 (73.00%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (70.00%) CISSP
3 43 (43.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 43 (43.00%) CCIE
3 43 (43.00%) CCIE Security
3 43 (43.00%) CCNP
3 43 (43.00%) CCSP
3 43 (43.00%) CSSLP
3 43 (43.00%) GCWN
3 43 (43.00%) ISSAP
3 43 (43.00%) ISSEP
3 43 (43.00%) MCSE
3 43 (43.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (43.00%) RHCA
3 43 (43.00%) RHCE
3 43 (43.00%) SANS
3 43 (43.00%) SSCP
3 43 (43.00%) VCAP
3 43 (43.00%) VCDX
3 43 (43.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 50 (50.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 24 (24.00%) Stealthwatch
3 6 (6.00%) CSIRT
3 6 (6.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 52 (52.00%) Splunk
2 50 (50.00%) Symantec
3 43 (43.00%) Cisco
3 43 (43.00%) Microsoft
3 43 (43.00%) Red Hat
3 43 (43.00%) VMware
4 24 (24.00%) CheckPoint
4 24 (24.00%) Qualys