Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 292 282 362
Rank change year-on-year -10 +80 -13
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 70 85 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.58% 0.65% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.73% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 61 53 22
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,350 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +10.00%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10699 11661 13281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.06% 88.55% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8689 9618 10915
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SIEM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in the East of England

SIEM
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for SIEM in the East of England

SIEM
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in the East of England

SIEM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -12 50 £60,000 +15.38% 1
Bedfordshire +37 16 £50,000 +3.09%
Norfolk +14 3 £53,713 -
Essex +24 1 £85,000 +30.77% 1
SIEM
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 34 (48.57%) CISSP
2 33 (47.14%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (44.29%) Firewall
4 29 (41.43%) Windows
5 28 (40.00%) CISM
6 26 (37.14%) Linux
6 26 (37.14%) Network Security
7 23 (32.86%) Information Security
7 23 (32.86%) Data Centre
8 21 (30.00%) Security Operations
9 20 (28.57%) Analytics
10 19 (27.14%) E-Commerce
10 19 (27.14%) DNS
10 19 (27.14%) Cisco
11 18 (25.71%) CISA
12 17 (24.29%) Splunk
12 17 (24.29%) Vulnerability Management
12 17 (24.29%) Data Loss Prevention
13 16 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
13 16 (22.86%) HTML
14 15 (21.43%) ITIL
14 15 (21.43%) Unix
14 15 (21.43%) Data Protection
15 14 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 14 (20.00%) Fortinet
15 14 (20.00%) GIAC
16 13 (18.57%) BGP
16 13 (18.57%) CheckPoint
16 13 (18.57%) MPLS

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (1.43%) Apache
1 1 (1.43%) IIS
1 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.14%) Akamai
2 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.57%) SaaS
4 1 (1.43%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (44.29%) Firewall
2 26 (37.14%) Network Security
3 19 (27.14%) DNS
4 16 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (18.57%) BGP
5 13 (18.57%) IPsec
5 13 (18.57%) MPLS
5 13 (18.57%) NetScaler
5 13 (18.57%) OSPF
5 13 (18.57%) TCP/IP
5 13 (18.57%) VPN
6 12 (17.14%) HTTP
7 4 (5.71%) SMTP
8 3 (4.29%) PPP
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.43%) DKIM
9 1 (1.43%) DMARC
9 1 (1.43%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.43%) SAN
General
1 6 (8.57%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Legal
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Security Engineer
2 22 (31.43%) Analyst
3 16 (22.86%) Security Analyst
4 14 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 14 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 12 (17.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (17.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 12 (17.14%) Senior Security Engineer
6 11 (15.71%) Firewall Engineer
6 11 (15.71%) Senior Firewall Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) IT Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Security Manager
7 7 (10.00%) SIEM Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
8 6 (8.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 6 (8.57%) Splunk Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Information Manager
9 5 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
10 4 (5.71%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.86%) HTML
2 5 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (1.43%) SOAP
3 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.86%) Data Centre
2 10 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (12.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.29%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (41.43%) Windows
2 26 (37.14%) Linux
3 15 (21.43%) Unix
4 10 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 8 (11.43%) Windows Server
6 7 (10.00%) Mac OS X
7 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.29%) VMS
9 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (32.86%) Information Security
3 21 (30.00%) Security Operations
4 20 (28.57%) Analytics
5 19 (27.14%) E-Commerce
6 17 (24.29%) Data Loss Prevention
6 17 (24.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 16 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (21.43%) Data Protection
8 15 (21.43%) ITIL
9 13 (18.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 13 (18.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 9 (12.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 8 (11.43%) Incident Management
12 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (10.00%) DRM
12 7 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
12 7 (10.00%) Security Architecture
13 5 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
13 5 (7.14%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 5 (7.14%) Python
2 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.43%) AWK
3 1 (1.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (48.57%) CISSP
2 28 (40.00%) CISM
3 18 (25.71%) CISA
4 14 (20.00%) GIAC
5 13 (18.57%) SANS
6 11 (15.71%) SSCP
7 9 (12.86%) Degree
8 8 (11.43%) CEH
8 8 (11.43%) CSSLP
9 7 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
9 7 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (7.14%) GCIH
11 4 (5.71%) CCNA
11 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (2.86%) CISMP
13 1 (1.43%) CCIE
13 1 (1.43%) GCIA
13 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
13 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (14.29%) GDPR
3 9 (12.86%) PCI DSS
4 7 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (7.14%) COBIT
5 5 (7.14%) ISO 22301
6 2 (2.86%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 7 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.43%) VMware NSX
2 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.43%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco CME
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.43%) QRadar
2 1 (1.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) Cisco
2 17 (24.29%) Splunk
3 14 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 13 (18.57%) CheckPoint
4 13 (18.57%) Citrix
4 13 (18.57%) Juniper
4 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
4 13 (18.57%) Palo Alto
5 12 (17.14%) Blue Coat
6 10 (14.29%) Apple
6 10 (14.29%) Forcepoint
7 7 (10.00%) Sophos
8 6 (8.57%) Symantec
9 5 (7.14%) LogRhythm
9 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.86%) F5
11 1 (1.43%) AlienVault
11 1 (1.43%) ArcSight
11 1 (1.43%) Avaya
11 1 (1.43%) Veracode