The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 212 287
Rank change year-on-year +55 +75  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 76 52 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.47% 0.81% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.90% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 73 50 27
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £50,000 £44,600
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £80,250 £87,000
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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4609 5788 9089
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.15% 90.56% 89.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4072 5275 7778
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

SIEM
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for SIEM in the City of London

SIEM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 89 (59.33%) Firewall
1 89 (59.33%) Information Security
2 69 (46.00%) CISSP
3 64 (42.67%) Finance
4 61 (40.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 58 (38.67%) CISM
6 54 (36.00%) Cybersecurity
7 53 (35.33%) Linux
8 51 (34.00%) Windows
9 46 (30.67%) Vulnerability Management
10 43 (28.67%) CISA
11 42 (28.00%) Network Security
12 41 (27.33%) Cisco
13 40 (26.67%) Security Operations
14 38 (25.33%) Data Protection
15 34 (22.67%) PCI DSS
16 33 (22.00%) CheckPoint
16 33 (22.00%) Management Information System
17 31 (20.67%) Juniper
17 31 (20.67%) Intrusion Detection
18 30 (20.00%) VPN
19 28 (18.67%) Security Monitoring
20 27 (18.00%) LogRhythm
20 27 (18.00%) Kalman Filter
21 26 (17.33%) CentOS
21 26 (17.33%) Red Hat
22 25 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
22 25 (16.67%) McAfee
22 25 (16.67%) Microsoft
23 23 (15.33%) Ubuntu

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.00%) SaaS
3 5 (3.33%) PaaS
4 4 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.00%) IaaS
5 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.33%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.33%) Office 365
7 1 (0.67%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (59.33%) Firewall
2 42 (28.00%) Network Security
3 31 (20.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 30 (20.00%) VPN
5 18 (12.00%) LAN
6 17 (11.33%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (11.33%) WAN
7 16 (10.67%) TCP/IP
7 16 (10.67%) Wireless
8 14 (9.33%) Cisco ISE
9 12 (8.00%) Cisco Wireless
10 11 (7.33%) Internet
11 9 (6.00%) Wireshark
12 8 (5.33%) HTTP
13 7 (4.67%) DNS
14 6 (4.00%) IPsec
15 5 (3.33%) DHCP
15 5 (3.33%) HTTPS
15 5 (3.33%) Intranet
15 5 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.67%) MySQL
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Burp Suite
1 3 (2.00%) Metasploit
General
1 64 (42.67%) Finance
2 12 (8.00%) Banking
3 11 (7.33%) Legal
4 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 57 (38.00%) Analyst
2 52 (34.67%) Security Analyst
3 31 (20.67%) Security Engineer
4 27 (18.00%) Security Manager
5 24 (16.00%) Information Analyst
5 24 (16.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 22 (14.67%) IT Analyst
6 22 (14.67%) IT Security Analyst
7 14 (9.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 13 (8.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 12 (8.00%) CISSP Manager
9 12 (8.00%) Security Specialist
10 11 (7.33%) Firewall Analyst
11 10 (6.67%) Information Security Engineer
12 9 (6.00%) Information Security Specialist
12 9 (6.00%) Information Specialist
12 9 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
13 8 (5.33%) SOC Analyst
13 8 (5.33%) Technical Analyst
13 8 (5.33%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.00%) Web Services
2 3 (2.00%) OAuth
2 3 (2.00%) SAML
3 2 (1.33%) OpenID
3 2 (1.33%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.33%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.67%) JSON
4 1 (0.67%) PCRE
4 1 (0.67%) REST
4 1 (0.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.00%) Management Information System
2 21 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 21 (14.00%) Data Centre
2 21 (14.00%) Data Protection Act
2 21 (14.00%) PKI
3 19 (12.67%) Linux Command Line
4 17 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (2.67%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.67%) Fintech
8 3 (2.00%) Fat Client
8 3 (2.00%) RSA SecurID
8 3 (2.00%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.33%) BYOD
9 2 (1.33%) NHS
9 2 (1.33%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.67%) CESG
10 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 53 (35.33%) Linux
2 51 (34.00%) Windows
3 26 (17.33%) CentOS
4 23 (15.33%) Ubuntu
5 21 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (13.33%) Debian
7 15 (10.00%) Unix
8 14 (9.33%) Kali Linux
9 11 (7.33%) Windows Server
10 4 (2.67%) Android
10 4 (2.67%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (59.33%) Information Security
2 54 (36.00%) Cybersecurity
3 46 (30.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 40 (26.67%) Security Operations
5 38 (25.33%) Data Protection
6 28 (18.67%) Security Monitoring
7 27 (18.00%) Kalman Filter
8 21 (14.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 21 (14.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 20 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 17 (11.33%) Computer Security
11 16 (10.67%) Data Security
12 14 (9.33%) Malware Analysis
12 14 (9.33%) Security Management
13 13 (8.67%) ITIL
13 13 (8.67%) Security Architecture
13 13 (8.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 12 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
14 12 (8.00%) Risk Management
14 12 (8.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.33%) Python
2 9 (6.00%) SQL
3 6 (4.00%) Java
4 5 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.33%) C-shell
4 5 (3.33%) Korn
4 5 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.33%) Ruby
5 4 (2.67%) Perl
6 3 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (46.00%) CISSP
2 58 (38.67%) CISM
3 43 (28.67%) CISA
4 25 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (15.33%) Degree
6 17 (11.33%) CCSP
6 17 (11.33%) GIAC
6 17 (11.33%) SANS
7 15 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
8 14 (9.33%) CCDP
8 14 (9.33%) CCNP
9 11 (7.33%) CEH
10 10 (6.67%) CCNA
11 9 (6.00%) Security Cleared
12 8 (5.33%) GCIH
13 7 (4.67%) GCIA
13 7 (4.67%) Linux+ Certification
13 7 (4.67%) RHCA
13 7 (4.67%) RHCE
13 7 (4.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (40.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (22.67%) PCI DSS
3 19 (12.67%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (8.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (5.33%) NIST 800
6 6 (4.00%) GDPR
7 3 (2.00%) ISO 22301
7 3 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 3 (2.00%) SLA
8 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 15 (10.00%) Snort
2 13 (8.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.67%) pfSense
3 8 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.67%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.33%) vSphere
6 2 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (12.67%) Nessus
2 14 (9.33%) OSSEC
3 10 (6.67%) FortiGate
4 7 (4.67%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (4.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (4.00%) QRadar
6 5 (3.33%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.33%) CSIRT
6 5 (3.33%) SCCM
6 5 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (2.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 4 (2.67%) Nmap
8 2 (1.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.33%) Puppet
9 1 (0.67%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.67%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (0.67%) RSA enVision
9 1 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (27.33%) Cisco
2 33 (22.00%) CheckPoint
3 31 (20.67%) Juniper
4 27 (18.00%) LogRhythm
5 26 (17.33%) Red Hat
6 25 (16.67%) McAfee
6 25 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 17 (11.33%) Palo Alto
8 16 (10.67%) Sourcefire
9 15 (10.00%) Splunk
10 13 (8.67%) Forcepoint
11 11 (7.33%) Dell
11 11 (7.33%) Fortinet
12 10 (6.67%) F5
13 9 (6.00%) VMware
14 8 (5.33%) Symantec
15 7 (4.67%) Aruba
15 7 (4.67%) Blue Coat
15 7 (4.67%) SonicWALL
15 7 (4.67%) WatchGuard
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