Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 154 225
Rank change year-on-year -14 +71 -6
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 50 60 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.14% 1.34% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.52% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 42 41 16
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +12.43% -7.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3727 3940 4701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 84.63% 88.04% 87.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3135 3249 3831
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing SIEM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in Hertfordshire

SIEM
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for SIEM in Hertfordshire

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Hertfordshire

SIEM
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Watford -3 11 £57,500 -4.17% 1
Welwyn Garden City +2 10 £50,000 -4.76%
Rickmansworth - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead -12 2 £42,000 -1.18%
St Albans -8 1 - -
SIEM
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 21 (42.00%) Windows
1 21 (42.00%) CISSP
2 19 (38.00%) DNS
2 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce
3 18 (36.00%) Linux
3 18 (36.00%) Network Security
3 18 (36.00%) Analytics
3 18 (36.00%) Data Centre
4 16 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (32.00%) HTML
4 16 (32.00%) Firewall
5 15 (30.00%) CISA
5 15 (30.00%) CISM
5 15 (30.00%) Unix
5 15 (30.00%) Cisco
5 15 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (26.00%) GIAC
6 13 (26.00%) IPsec
6 13 (26.00%) Juniper
6 13 (26.00%) CheckPoint
6 13 (26.00%) MPLS
6 13 (26.00%) OSPF
6 13 (26.00%) Citrix
6 13 (26.00%) BGP
6 13 (26.00%) VPN
6 13 (26.00%) Fortinet
6 13 (26.00%) NetScaler
6 13 (26.00%) Palo Alto
6 13 (26.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 13 (26.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Akamai
2 6 (12.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) DNS
2 18 (36.00%) Network Security
3 16 (32.00%) Firewall
4 15 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (26.00%) BGP
5 13 (26.00%) IPsec
5 13 (26.00%) MPLS
5 13 (26.00%) NetScaler
5 13 (26.00%) OSPF
5 13 (26.00%) VPN
6 12 (24.00%) HTTP
7 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (8.00%) SMTP
9 3 (6.00%) PPP
10 1 (2.00%) DKIM
10 1 (2.00%) DMARC
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) Analyst
2 14 (28.00%) Security Analyst
3 13 (26.00%) Network Engineer
3 13 (26.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 11 (22.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 11 (22.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Splunk Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Security Manager
8 4 (8.00%) Security Specialist
9 3 (6.00%) Information Manager
9 3 (6.00%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (6.00%) IT Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) SIEM Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) HTML
2 5 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.00%) SOAP
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (6.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Linux
3 15 (30.00%) Unix
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce
2 18 (36.00%) Analytics
3 16 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (26.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 13 (26.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 9 (18.00%) Security Operations
6 8 (16.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 8 (16.00%) Data Protection
6 8 (16.00%) Information Security
6 8 (16.00%) ITIL
7 7 (14.00%) Incident Management
8 6 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (10.00%) Cryptography
9 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 5 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (10.00%) Patch Management
9 5 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (10.00%) Python
2 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.00%) AWK
3 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) CISSP
2 15 (30.00%) CISA
2 15 (30.00%) CISM
3 13 (26.00%) GIAC
4 11 (22.00%) SANS
4 11 (22.00%) SSCP
5 8 (16.00%) CSSLP
6 7 (14.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (14.00%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (10.00%) CEH
7 5 (10.00%) GCIH
8 3 (6.00%) Degree
9 2 (4.00%) CCNA
9 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (2.00%) CREST Certified
10 1 (2.00%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) GDPR
1 8 (16.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (14.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (10.00%) COBIT
3 5 (10.00%) ISO 22301
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Cisco
2 13 (26.00%) CheckPoint
2 13 (26.00%) Citrix
2 13 (26.00%) Fortinet
2 13 (26.00%) Juniper
2 13 (26.00%) Palo Alto
3 12 (24.00%) Splunk
4 11 (22.00%) Blue Coat
5 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.00%) Sophos
6 6 (12.00%) Symantec
7 5 (10.00%) LogRhythm
7 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.00%) Apple
9 2 (4.00%) F5
10 1 (2.00%) AlienVault
10 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
10 1 (2.00%) Forcepoint
10 1 (2.00%) Veracode