The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
South East / Kent
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 102 72
Rank change year-on-year +25 -30  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 2 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.27% 0.19% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.21% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 24
Median salary £67,500 £52,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -3.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00%  

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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 641 969 802
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 85.01% 90.06% 83.72%
Number of salaries quoted 542 833 722
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

SIEM
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for SIEM in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Kent region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 4 (80.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (20.00%) CSIRT
4 1 (20.00%) Attack Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (20.00%) Attack Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (20.00%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (60.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
Kent
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago