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

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 391 513
Rank change year-on-year +28 +122  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 639 768 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.80% 0.79% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.89% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 532 634 356
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -13.63% +15.78%  

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 71349 86405 87982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.14% 88.62% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59178 72302 71950
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +60 342 £66,000 +5.60% 57
South East -12 93 £55,000 - 16
West Midlands +48 76 £45,000 - 7
South West +13 60 £50,000 -20.00% 6
North West -25 31 £45,000 -10.00% 3
East Midlands +4 16 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East of England +13 14 £51,250 -0.48% 1
Yorkshire -16 7 £42,500 -15.00% 2
SIEM
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 677 (47.95%) Information Security
2 672 (47.59%) Firewall
3 553 (39.16%) Cybersecurity
4 539 (38.17%) CISSP
5 440 (31.16%) Security Operations
6 371 (26.27%) Windows
7 353 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 345 (24.43%) Finance
9 342 (24.22%) Linux
10 339 (24.01%) CISM
11 332 (23.51%) Network Security
12 279 (19.76%) ITIL
12 279 (19.76%) Vulnerability Management
13 253 (17.92%) PCI DSS
14 238 (16.86%) Penetration Testing
14 238 (16.86%) Cisco
15 225 (15.93%) TCP/IP
16 218 (15.44%) Management Information System
17 210 (14.87%) Intrusion Detection
18 208 (14.73%) Degree
19 206 (14.59%) Risk Management
20 200 (14.16%) Active Directory
20 200 (14.16%) Splunk
21 198 (14.02%) GIAC
22 196 (13.88%) Security Operations Centre
23 191 (13.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
24 180 (12.75%) CheckPoint
25 176 (12.46%) CISA
26 160 (11.33%) ArcSight
27 158 (11.19%) 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 46 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
2 40 (2.83%) IIS
3 21 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 6 (0.42%) Apache
4 6 (0.42%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.35%) OpenStack
6 4 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.21%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.21%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.071%) nginx
9 1 (0.071%) Tomcat
Applications
1 62 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.64%) MS Project
3 7 (0.50%) MS Office
4 4 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (1.13%) Sentinel
2 14 (0.99%) assyst
3 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.071%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.27%) Office 365
4 15 (1.06%) SaaS
5 7 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.21%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.14%) Akamai
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.14%) IaaS
7 2 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.071%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 672 (47.59%) Firewall
2 332 (23.51%) Network Security
3 225 (15.93%) TCP/IP
4 210 (14.87%) Intrusion Detection
5 87 (6.16%) DNS
6 78 (5.52%) VPN
7 76 (5.38%) LAN
8 75 (5.31%) WAN
8 75 (5.31%) Wireshark
9 68 (4.82%) Cisco ASA
10 63 (4.46%) HTTP
11 60 (4.25%) DHCP
12 52 (3.68%) Internet
13 51 (3.61%) Wireless
14 50 (3.54%) SSL
15 45 (3.19%) LDAP
16 43 (3.05%) MPLS
17 29 (2.05%) FTP
17 29 (2.05%) HTTPS
18 28 (1.98%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (3.54%) Big Data
2 38 (2.69%) SQL Server
3 15 (1.06%) NoSQL
4 11 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 9 (0.64%) Hadoop
6 8 (0.57%) InfluxDB
7 6 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (0.35%) MySQL
8 5 (0.35%) ZAP BI
9 3 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.14%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.14%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.14%) DB2
10 2 (0.14%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.071%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.071%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (0.92%) Burp Suite
2 10 (0.71%) Fiddler
3 5 (0.35%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.071%) Visual Studio
General
1 345 (24.43%) Finance
2 79 (5.59%) Banking
3 50 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 49 (3.47%) Legal
5 41 (2.90%) Retail
6 24 (1.70%) Games
7 16 (1.13%) German Language
8 14 (0.99%) French Language
9 12 (0.85%) Aerospace
9 12 (0.85%) Law
9 12 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.64%) Dutch Language
11 9 (0.64%) Italian Language
11 9 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.64%) Marketing
11 9 (0.64%) Spanish Language
12 7 (0.50%) Advertising
13 6 (0.42%) Publishing
14 3 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 515 (36.47%) Analyst
2 382 (27.05%) Security Analyst
3 273 (19.33%) Security Engineer
4 190 (13.46%) SOC Analyst
5 105 (7.44%) Security Manager
6 102 (7.22%) Architect
7 101 (7.15%) Senior Analyst
8 96 (6.80%) Consultant
9 95 (6.73%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 92 (6.52%) IT Analyst
11 91 (6.44%) IT Security Analyst
12 86 (6.09%) Security Architect
13 79 (5.59%) Network Engineer
14 78 (5.52%) Security Specialist
15 73 (5.17%) Network Security Engineer
16 72 (5.10%) Senior Security Analyst
16 72 (5.10%) SIEM Analyst
17 68 (4.82%) Information Analyst
17 68 (4.82%) Information Security Analyst
18 61 (4.32%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.41%) Regular Expression
2 31 (2.20%) Elastic Stack
2 31 (2.20%) SailPoint
3 24 (1.70%) XML
4 17 (1.20%) 802.1X
5 16 (1.13%) .NET
6 14 (0.99%) ZeroMQ
7 13 (0.92%) SAML
8 12 (0.85%) OpenID
8 12 (0.85%) PCRE
8 12 (0.85%) Web Services
9 9 (0.64%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (0.57%) Middleware
10 8 (0.57%) OAuth2
11 5 (0.35%) OAuth
12 3 (0.21%) REST
13 2 (0.14%) CSS
13 2 (0.14%) HTML
13 2 (0.14%) JCE
14 1 (0.071%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 218 (15.44%) Management Information System
2 196 (13.88%) Security Operations Centre
3 128 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
4 106 (7.51%) Cyberthreat
5 100 (7.08%) Data Centre
6 77 (5.45%) Computer Science
7 60 (4.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 48 (3.40%) Data Protection Act
9 45 (3.19%) PKI
10 44 (3.12%) Cyber Attack
11 36 (2.55%) Cyber Defence
12 27 (1.91%) CESG
13 24 (1.70%) Driving Licence
14 20 (1.42%) iPad
15 19 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (0.99%) Freedom of Information
16 14 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
17 13 (0.92%) Client/Server
18 12 (0.85%) Fintech
19 10 (0.71%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 371 (26.27%) Windows
2 342 (24.22%) Linux
3 114 (8.07%) Unix
4 107 (7.58%) Windows Server
5 45 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 44 (3.12%) CentOS
7 40 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (2.34%) Apple iOS
9 29 (2.05%) Mac OS X
10 21 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 14 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.92%) Solaris
14 11 (0.78%) Ubuntu
15 7 (0.50%) Debian
15 7 (0.50%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.42%) Windows 10
17 5 (0.35%) AIX
18 4 (0.28%) Kali Linux
19 3 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (47.95%) Information Security
2 553 (39.16%) Cybersecurity
3 440 (31.16%) Security Operations
4 279 (19.76%) ITIL
4 279 (19.76%) Vulnerability Management
5 238 (16.86%) Penetration Testing
6 206 (14.59%) Risk Management
7 191 (13.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 157 (11.12%) Security Architecture
9 145 (10.27%) Security Monitoring
10 143 (10.13%) Incident Management
11 138 (9.77%) Analytics
12 128 (9.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 114 (8.07%) Kalman Filter
14 112 (7.93%) Identity Access Management
14 112 (7.93%) Presales
15 109 (7.72%) Data Protection
16 105 (7.44%) Data Loss Prevention
17 97 (6.87%) Security Management
18 87 (6.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 122 (8.64%) Python
2 104 (7.37%) SQL
3 70 (4.96%) PowerShell
4 59 (4.18%) Java
5 54 (3.82%) Perl
6 42 (2.97%) Ruby
7 28 (1.98%) C
8 22 (1.56%) PHP
9 21 (1.49%) Bash Shell
10 20 (1.42%) BeanShell
11 14 (0.99%) JavaScript
12 13 (0.92%) Bourne shell
12 13 (0.92%) Korn
13 9 (0.64%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.50%) C++
15 2 (0.14%) C#
16 1 (0.071%) Lua
16 1 (0.071%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 539 (38.17%) CISSP
2 339 (24.01%) CISM
3 208 (14.73%) Degree
4 198 (14.02%) GIAC
5 176 (12.46%) CISA
6 158 (11.19%) Security Cleared
7 148 (10.48%) SANS
8 147 (10.41%) Cisco Certification
9 142 (10.06%) CEH
10 133 (9.42%) GCIH
11 120 (8.50%) SC Cleared
12 104 (7.37%) GCIA
13 94 (6.66%) CCNP
14 73 (5.17%) CCNA
15 70 (4.96%) DV Cleared
16 49 (3.47%) CREST Certified
17 37 (2.62%) CompTIA Security+
17 37 (2.62%) Security+ Certification
18 34 (2.41%) MCSE
18 34 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 353 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 253 (17.92%) PCI DSS
3 60 (4.25%) Cyber Essentials
4 44 (3.12%) COBIT
5 39 (2.76%) GPG13
6 27 (1.91%) SLA
7 25 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 20 (1.42%) GDPR
8 20 (1.42%) ISO27002
9 19 (1.35%) QA
10 16 (1.13%) ISO27005
11 15 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 15 (1.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 15 (1.06%) ISO22301
12 8 (0.57%) HIPAA
12 8 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 8 (0.57%) PMO
13 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
15 1 (0.071%) JSP 440
System Software
1 200 (14.16%) Active Directory
2 99 (7.01%) Snort
3 39 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 19 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (1.27%) Firmware
6 16 (1.13%) iptables
7 8 (0.57%) ProxySG
8 7 (0.50%) HDFS
9 4 (0.28%) Docker
9 4 (0.28%) XenApp
10 3 (0.21%) vSphere
11 2 (0.14%) vCloud
12 1 (0.071%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.071%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.071%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.071%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.071%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 87 (6.16%) Nessus
2 84 (5.95%) QRadar
3 49 (3.47%) CSIRT
4 48 (3.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 40 (2.83%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 37 (2.62%) McAfee ePO
7 36 (2.55%) RSA enVision
8 29 (2.05%) Kibana
9 28 (1.98%) SCCM
10 23 (1.63%) logstash
10 23 (1.63%) Nmap
11 22 (1.56%) WSUS
12 16 (1.13%) FortiGate
12 16 (1.13%) SELinux
13 12 (0.85%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 12 (0.85%) Endace
13 12 (0.85%) RSA Security Analytics
14 9 (0.64%) HAProxy
15 8 (0.57%) Grafana
15 8 (0.57%) Graphite
Vendors
1 238 (16.86%) Cisco
2 200 (14.16%) Splunk
3 180 (12.75%) CheckPoint
4 160 (11.33%) ArcSight
5 148 (10.48%) LogRhythm
6 141 (9.99%) Microsoft
6 141 (9.99%) Palo Alto
7 101 (7.15%) Juniper
8 86 (6.09%) Qualys
9 78 (5.52%) Intel Security
10 62 (4.39%) CyberArk
11 59 (4.18%) FireEye
12 51 (3.61%) IBM
13 50 (3.54%) AlienVault
14 48 (3.40%) VMware
15 47 (3.33%) F5
16 42 (2.97%) Apple
17 41 (2.90%) Sourcefire
18 38 (2.69%) Red Hat
18 38 (2.69%) Symantec
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 22 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000 + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits package!
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £130k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Empiric.com
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £65k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £125000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000 + 5k shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Empiric.com
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Iress
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-55,000k base, 10% bonus and strong package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago