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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
London / City of London
Rank 152 209 272
Rank change year-on-year +57 +63  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 71 66 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.40% 0.93% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.03% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 70 47 33
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.52%  

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 4585 6399 8963
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.33% 90.32% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4186 5697 7549
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 £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in the City of London

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 85 (64.39%) Information Security
2 61 (46.21%) Finance
3 58 (43.94%) Cybersecurity
4 55 (41.67%) Firewall
5 49 (37.12%) CISSP
6 47 (35.61%) Security Operations
7 43 (32.58%) Network Security
8 41 (31.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 41 (31.06%) Intrusion Detection
9 40 (30.30%) CISM
10 31 (23.48%) Linux
11 30 (22.73%) CISA
12 29 (21.97%) Windows
13 27 (20.45%) Management Information System
14 26 (19.70%) Splunk
15 25 (18.94%) Security Monitoring
16 24 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
17 22 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (16.67%) SDLC
17 22 (16.67%) Cisco
17 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 22 (16.67%) CheckPoint
18 21 (15.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 21 (15.91%) Degree
19 20 (15.15%) Data Protection
20 18 (13.64%) Wireless
21 17 (12.88%) Security Architecture
21 17 (12.88%) Computer Security
21 17 (12.88%) Kalman Filter
22 16 (12.12%) Incident Management

SIEM
Top Related 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 9 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 55 (41.67%) Firewall
2 43 (32.58%) Network Security
3 41 (31.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 18 (13.64%) Wireless
5 13 (9.85%) VPN
6 11 (8.33%) Wireshark
7 9 (6.82%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.79%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (3.03%) Internet
9 4 (3.03%) LDAP
9 4 (3.03%) SSL
10 3 (2.27%) LAN
10 3 (2.27%) Wireless Security
11 2 (1.52%) FTP
11 2 (1.52%) HTTP
11 2 (1.52%) IPsec
11 2 (1.52%) SMTP
11 2 (1.52%) SSH
11 2 (1.52%) VoIP
11 2 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.76%) MySQL
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Burp Suite
1 3 (2.27%) Metasploit
General
1 61 (46.21%) Finance
2 15 (11.36%) Banking
2 15 (11.36%) Legal
3 1 (0.76%) Publishing
3 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (30.30%) Security Engineer
2 38 (28.79%) Analyst
3 34 (25.76%) Security Analyst
4 21 (15.91%) Security Manager
5 19 (14.39%) Information Security Engineer
6 18 (13.64%) Information Analyst
6 18 (13.64%) Information Security Analyst
7 14 (10.61%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 13 (9.85%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 12 (9.09%) IT Analyst
9 12 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
10 11 (8.33%) CISSP Manager
10 11 (8.33%) SIEM Engineer
11 10 (7.58%) Splunk Engineer
12 9 (6.82%) Cybersecurity Engineer
12 9 (6.82%) Risk Manager
13 8 (6.06%) Network Engineer
13 8 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
13 8 (6.06%) SOC Engineer
14 6 (4.55%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.06%) Regular Expression
2 7 (5.30%) PCRE
3 2 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.45%) Management Information System
2 22 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.61%) Computer Science
4 13 (9.85%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (8.33%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (3.79%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (3.79%) PKI
8 4 (3.03%) Client/Server
8 4 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.52%) Cybercrime
10 2 (1.52%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (0.76%) CESG
11 1 (0.76%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.48%) Linux
2 29 (21.97%) Windows
3 11 (8.33%) Unix
4 9 (6.82%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.30%) Ubuntu
6 6 (4.55%) CentOS
7 3 (2.27%) Debian
7 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (64.39%) Information Security
2 58 (43.94%) Cybersecurity
3 47 (35.61%) Security Operations
4 25 (18.94%) Security Monitoring
5 24 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
6 22 (16.67%) SDLC
7 21 (15.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 20 (15.15%) Data Protection
9 17 (12.88%) Computer Security
9 17 (12.88%) Kalman Filter
9 17 (12.88%) Security Architecture
10 16 (12.12%) Incident Management
11 14 (10.61%) Security Testing
12 12 (9.09%) Malware Analysis
12 12 (9.09%) Security Management
13 10 (7.58%) ITIL
13 10 (7.58%) Penetration Testing
13 10 (7.58%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (7.58%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (7.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.58%) Python
2 9 (6.82%) SQL
3 8 (6.06%) Perl
3 8 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.30%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.27%) PHP
6 2 (1.52%) C++
6 2 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 49 (37.12%) CISSP
2 40 (30.30%) CISM
3 30 (22.73%) CISA
4 21 (15.91%) Degree
5 14 (10.61%) SANS
6 12 (9.09%) GIAC
7 11 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (6.82%) GCIA
8 9 (6.82%) GCIH
9 8 (6.06%) CCSP
10 6 (4.55%) CESG Certified Professional
10 6 (4.55%) CRISC
11 5 (3.79%) CCDP
11 5 (3.79%) CCNP
12 4 (3.03%) Security Cleared
13 3 (2.27%) CCNA
14 2 (1.52%) MCSE
14 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (1.52%) OSCP
14 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (31.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (6.06%) COBIT
4 8 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 7 (5.30%) PCI DSS
6 4 (3.03%) SLA
7 3 (2.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 8 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (3.79%) Snort
3 2 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (10.61%) Nessus
2 6 (4.55%) CSIRT
2 6 (4.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (4.55%) SCCM
3 5 (3.79%) OSSEC
4 4 (3.03%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 4 (3.03%) WSUS
5 2 (1.52%) Nmap
5 2 (1.52%) QRadar
6 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.76%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 26 (19.70%) Splunk
2 22 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 22 (16.67%) Cisco
2 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.36%) Intel Security
3 15 (11.36%) Juniper
4 14 (10.61%) Palo Alto
5 13 (9.85%) FireEye
6 10 (7.58%) Red Hat
7 8 (6.06%) Varonis
8 7 (5.30%) Blue Coat
8 7 (5.30%) CyberArk
8 7 (5.30%) Sourcefire
9 6 (4.55%) Dell
9 6 (4.55%) LogRhythm
10 4 (3.03%) BeyondTrust
11 3 (2.27%) Oracle
11 3 (2.27%) Symantec
12 2 (1.52%) ArcSight
12 2 (1.52%) Forcepoint
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