Period
to 20 July 2017

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 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 111 111
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +14
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 7 34 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.49% 1.62% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.82% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 40
Kent median annual salary £68,750 £45,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.78% -13.46% +48.57%
10th Percentile £52,375 £38,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,625 £88,875 £60,825
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +22.22%

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 1209 1867 1763
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 85.02% 88.78% 85.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 1621 1551
Kent median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Kent over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) Splunk
3 4 (57.14%) LogRhythm
3 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 3 (42.86%) vSphere
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
5 2 (28.57%) Advertising
6 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (14.29%) XenApp
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (14.29%) Data Protection

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Attack Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISA
1 5 (71.43%) CISM
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) CSIRT
1 1 (14.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Splunk
2 4 (57.14%) LogRhythm
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto