The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 338 481
Rank change year-on-year 0 +143  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 774 831 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.92% 0.91% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.02% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 637 682 413
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,850 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £78,250 £73,250
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75432 81132 91432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.71% 88.99% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 61224 68664 75601
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

SIEM
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SIEM in England

SIEM
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in England

SIEM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +35 454 £60,500 +0.83% 33
South East +13 96 £47,500 -5.00% 11
South West +32 80 £48,750 -15.21% 7
West Midlands -31 52 £42,500 -5.55% 7
North West -36 47 £47,500 -5.00% 9
East of England +1 28 £50,000 +3.09% 4
Yorkshire -36 13 £55,000 +15.78% 4
North East +12 5 £36,500 +32.72%
East Midlands +18 4 £23,000 -35.21% 2
SIEM
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 703 (49.82%) Firewall
2 666 (47.20%) Information Security
3 562 (39.83%) Cybersecurity
4 555 (39.33%) CISSP
5 440 (31.18%) Windows
6 438 (31.04%) Security Operations
7 388 (27.50%) CISM
8 376 (26.65%) Linux
9 360 (25.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 338 (23.95%) Finance
11 310 (21.97%) Network Security
12 297 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
13 273 (19.35%) TCP/IP
14 267 (18.92%) ITIL
15 255 (18.07%) Cisco
16 236 (16.73%) LogRhythm
17 212 (15.02%) CheckPoint
18 210 (14.88%) Active Directory
19 202 (14.32%) Management Information System
20 199 (14.10%) Penetration Testing
21 196 (13.89%) Security Operations Centre
22 194 (13.75%) GIAC
23 190 (13.47%) PCI DSS
23 190 (13.47%) Vulnerability Scanning
23 190 (13.47%) Palo Alto
24 187 (13.25%) Splunk
25 184 (13.04%) ArcSight
25 184 (13.04%) Degree
26 180 (12.76%) CISA
27 169 (11.98%) Security Cleared

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 30 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.20%) IIS
4 14 (0.99%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.43%) Apache
6 5 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.28%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.071%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.071%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (0.92%) assyst
2 7 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.28%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 67 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (1.91%) Office 365
5 17 (1.20%) IaaS
6 8 (0.57%) SaaS
7 7 (0.50%) Akamai
8 6 (0.43%) PaaS
9 3 (0.21%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.14%) GitHub
10 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.071%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 703 (49.82%) Firewall
2 310 (21.97%) Network Security
3 273 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 160 (11.34%) Intrusion Detection
5 144 (10.21%) DNS
6 127 (9.00%) WAN
7 121 (8.58%) LAN
8 120 (8.50%) VPN
9 107 (7.58%) DHCP
9 107 (7.58%) Internet
10 82 (5.81%) HTTP
10 82 (5.81%) Wireshark
11 77 (5.46%) Cisco ASA
12 75 (5.32%) SSL
13 66 (4.68%) Wireless
14 53 (3.76%) MPLS
15 52 (3.69%) SMTP
16 50 (3.54%) FTP
17 40 (2.83%) IPsec
18 39 (2.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (2.69%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.34%) Big Data
3 8 (0.57%) NoSQL
3 8 (0.57%) Relational Database
4 6 (0.43%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.28%) InfluxDB
5 4 (0.28%) ZAP BI
6 3 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.21%) MySQL
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.14%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.14%) DB2
7 2 (0.14%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.071%) Maltego
8 1 (0.071%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.071%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.071%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (1.35%) Metasploit
2 15 (1.06%) Burp Suite
3 9 (0.64%) Fiddler
4 2 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 338 (23.95%) Finance
2 109 (7.73%) Banking
3 59 (4.18%) Legal
4 51 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 20 (1.42%) Games
6 19 (1.35%) Retail
7 18 (1.28%) Law
8 12 (0.85%) German Language
8 12 (0.85%) Spanish Language
9 11 (0.78%) Advertising
9 11 (0.78%) Aerospace
9 11 (0.78%) French Language
10 10 (0.71%) Dutch Language
11 9 (0.64%) Digital Economy
11 9 (0.64%) Italian Language
11 9 (0.64%) Marketing
12 7 (0.50%) Electronics
12 7 (0.50%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.35%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 570 (40.40%) Analyst
2 405 (28.70%) Security Analyst
3 266 (18.85%) Security Engineer
4 215 (15.24%) SOC Analyst
5 125 (8.86%) Security Manager
6 94 (6.66%) Architect
7 89 (6.31%) Senior Analyst
8 88 (6.24%) Information Analyst
8 88 (6.24%) Information Security Analyst
9 87 (6.17%) IT Analyst
10 86 (6.09%) Network Engineer
11 82 (5.81%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 82 (5.81%) SIEM Analyst
12 79 (5.60%) Security Specialist
13 78 (5.53%) Consultant
13 78 (5.53%) IT Security Analyst
14 77 (5.46%) Security Architect
15 76 (5.39%) Operations Analyst
16 75 (5.32%) Security Operations Analyst
17 74 (5.24%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (2.83%) SailPoint
2 27 (1.91%) .NET
3 23 (1.63%) Regular Expression
4 20 (1.42%) Web Services
5 19 (1.35%) 802.1X
6 16 (1.13%) Elastic Stack
7 10 (0.71%) OAuth
7 10 (0.71%) SAML
8 8 (0.57%) LAMP
8 8 (0.57%) OpenID
9 7 (0.50%) Middleware
9 7 (0.50%) ZeroMQ
10 6 (0.43%) XML
11 5 (0.35%) HTML
12 4 (0.28%) PCRE
13 3 (0.21%) REST
14 2 (0.14%) JCE
14 2 (0.14%) JSON
15 1 (0.071%) Velocity
15 1 (0.071%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 202 (14.32%) Management Information System
2 196 (13.89%) Security Operations Centre
3 136 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
4 132 (9.36%) Cyberthreat
5 100 (7.09%) Computer Science
6 94 (6.66%) Data Centre
7 82 (5.81%) Data Protection Act
8 53 (3.76%) PKI
9 46 (3.26%) Cyber Attack
10 42 (2.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 39 (2.76%) iPad
12 28 (1.98%) Cyber Defence
13 25 (1.77%) Cyber Kill Chain
14 22 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
15 18 (1.28%) Fintech
16 15 (1.06%) CESG
17 13 (0.92%) Freedom of Information
18 12 (0.85%) SCADA
19 10 (0.71%) NHS
19 10 (0.71%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 440 (31.18%) Windows
2 376 (26.65%) Linux
3 161 (11.41%) Windows Server
4 135 (9.57%) Unix
5 58 (4.11%) CentOS
6 39 (2.76%) Apple iOS
7 32 (2.27%) Kali Linux
8 28 (1.98%) Debian
8 28 (1.98%) Mac OS X
8 28 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (1.63%) Ubuntu
12 15 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 10 (0.71%) Android
14 7 (0.50%) Solaris
15 6 (0.43%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.28%) AIX
16 4 (0.28%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 666 (47.20%) Information Security
2 562 (39.83%) Cybersecurity
3 438 (31.04%) Security Operations
4 297 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
5 267 (18.92%) ITIL
6 199 (14.10%) Penetration Testing
7 190 (13.47%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 163 (11.55%) Security Monitoring
9 144 (10.21%) Incident Management
10 143 (10.13%) Analytics
11 139 (9.85%) Data Protection
12 138 (9.78%) Threat Intelligence
13 136 (9.64%) Security Architecture
14 131 (9.28%) Risk Management
15 129 (9.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 112 (7.94%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
17 88 (6.24%) Service Management
18 87 (6.17%) Kalman Filter
19 85 (6.02%) Identity Access Management
20 79 (5.60%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 134 (9.50%) Python
2 85 (6.02%) SQL
3 75 (5.32%) Java
4 73 (5.17%) PowerShell
5 64 (4.54%) Perl
6 38 (2.69%) Ruby
7 36 (2.55%) Bash Shell
8 28 (1.98%) Korn
9 23 (1.63%) Bourne shell
10 21 (1.49%) C
10 21 (1.49%) JavaScript
11 18 (1.28%) PHP
12 10 (0.71%) C#
13 5 (0.35%) C-shell
14 4 (0.28%) C++
15 3 (0.21%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.21%) VB
16 1 (0.071%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.071%) VBA
Qualifications
1 555 (39.33%) CISSP
2 388 (27.50%) CISM
3 194 (13.75%) GIAC
4 184 (13.04%) Degree
5 180 (12.76%) CISA
6 169 (11.98%) Security Cleared
7 144 (10.21%) CEH
8 134 (9.50%) SANS
8 134 (9.50%) SC Cleared
9 110 (7.80%) Cisco Certification
9 110 (7.80%) GCIH
10 96 (6.80%) GCIA
11 77 (5.46%) DV Cleared
12 72 (5.10%) GSEC
13 69 (4.89%) CCNP
14 56 (3.97%) CCNA
15 53 (3.76%) CREST Certified
16 48 (3.40%) CompTIA Security+
16 48 (3.40%) Security+ Certification
17 40 (2.83%) GISF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 360 (25.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 190 (13.47%) PCI DSS
3 90 (6.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 60 (4.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 59 (4.18%) GDPR
6 54 (3.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 28 (1.98%) NIST 800
8 21 (1.49%) COBIT
8 21 (1.49%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 16 (1.13%) GPG13
10 14 (0.99%) SLA
11 12 (0.85%) QA
12 6 (0.43%) ISO 22301
12 6 (0.43%) PMO
13 5 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 4 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 3 (0.21%) ISO 14001
15 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
16 2 (0.14%) FIPS 140-2
16 2 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 210 (14.88%) Active Directory
2 152 (10.77%) Snort
3 54 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 34 (2.41%) ProxySG
5 26 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (1.35%) vSphere
7 15 (1.06%) iptables
8 13 (0.92%) pfSense
9 6 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.43%) XenApp
10 5 (0.35%) HDFS
10 5 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.28%) BitLocker
11 4 (0.28%) Docker
11 4 (0.28%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.14%) vCloud
12 2 (0.14%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.071%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 135 (9.57%) Nessus
2 77 (5.46%) QRadar
3 58 (4.11%) SCCM
4 54 (3.83%) McAfee ePO
5 47 (3.33%) CSIRT
6 45 (3.19%) Nmap
7 40 (2.83%) RSA enVision
8 38 (2.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 28 (1.98%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 28 (1.98%) Nexpose
10 24 (1.70%) FortiGate
11 17 (1.20%) WSUS
12 16 (1.13%) Kibana
12 16 (1.13%) RSA Security Analytics
13 15 (1.06%) SELinux
14 14 (0.99%) Core Impact
14 14 (0.99%) EnCase
14 14 (0.99%) OpenVAS
14 14 (0.99%) OSSEC
14 14 (0.99%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 255 (18.07%) Cisco
2 236 (16.73%) LogRhythm
3 212 (15.02%) CheckPoint
4 190 (13.47%) Palo Alto
5 187 (13.25%) Splunk
6 184 (13.04%) ArcSight
7 123 (8.72%) Juniper
8 119 (8.43%) Microsoft
9 103 (7.30%) McAfee
10 95 (6.73%) Qualys
11 86 (6.09%) CyberArk
12 81 (5.74%) AlienVault
13 73 (5.17%) Symantec
14 64 (4.54%) VMware
15 54 (3.83%) Blue Coat
16 50 (3.54%) FireEye
17 49 (3.47%) Red Hat
18 44 (3.12%) Fortinet
19 40 (2.83%) F5
19 40 (2.83%) SolarWinds
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Bulletproof
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits up to 30% bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000 + shift allowance
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £56000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, 12% pension, fexi-working
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000 + Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Training and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000 - £62,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £110000 - £140000 per annum + 10% Pension + c. 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 6 days ago