Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SIEM Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SIEM Analyst
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 761 790 878
Rank change year-on-year +29 +88 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a SIEM Analyst 39 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.056% 0.044% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.045% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 19
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +12.20%
10th Percentile £37,000 £40,500 £37,250
90th Percentile £82,750 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -12.50% +22.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,621 68,204 80,682
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.92% 95.90% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 53,932 58,399 68,899
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SIEM Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured SIEM Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM Analyst in London

SIEM Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SIEM Analyst in London

SIEM Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM Analyst in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SIEM Analyst in London

SIEM Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Central London -13 14 £38,000 -41.54% 1
West London - 5 £75,000 - 1
SIEM Analyst
England

SIEM Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, SIEM Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring SIEM Analyst in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) SIEM
2 30 (76.92%) Firewall
3 23 (58.97%) Windows
4 19 (48.72%) Linux
5 18 (46.15%) CISSP
6 17 (43.59%) Information Security
7 16 (41.03%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 14 (35.90%) Network Security
9 14 (35.90%) Cisco
10 13 (33.33%) CheckPoint
10 13 (33.33%) PKI
11 12 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (30.77%) GIAC
11 12 (30.77%) Nessus
12 11 (28.21%) Cybersecurity
13 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (23.08%) CISM
14 9 (23.08%) VPN
14 9 (23.08%) Wireless
14 9 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 8 (20.51%) Palo Alto
16 7 (17.95%) FortiGate
16 7 (17.95%) Law
16 7 (17.95%) CEH
16 7 (17.95%) CCNP
16 7 (17.95%) CCNA
16 7 (17.95%) Juniper
16 7 (17.95%) McAfee
16 7 (17.95%) CREST Certified

SIEM Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (12.82%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (76.92%) Firewall
2 14 (35.90%) Network Security
3 9 (23.08%) VPN
3 9 (23.08%) Wireless
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco ISE
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
4 6 (15.38%) IPsec
4 6 (15.38%) OpenVPN
5 5 (12.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (12.82%) LDAP
5 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.69%) Internet
7 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
8 1 (2.56%) LAN
8 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Blockchain
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 7 (17.95%) Law
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) PKI
2 6 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (15.38%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.82%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (7.69%) Fintech
5 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Linux
3 6 (15.38%) CentOS
3 6 (15.38%) Debian
3 6 (15.38%) Kali Linux
3 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 3 (7.69%) Unix
5 2 (5.13%) Check Point GAiA
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) SIEM
2 17 (43.59%) Information Security
3 16 (41.03%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (28.21%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 6 (15.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.82%) Information Assurance
8 5 (12.82%) ISMS
8 5 (12.82%) Security Monitoring
8 5 (12.82%) Security Operations
8 5 (12.82%) Threat Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (7.69%) Change Management
10 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
10 3 (7.69%) Network Management
10 3 (7.69%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
1 5 (12.82%) Python
2 3 (7.69%) C
2 3 (7.69%) PHP
2 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) CISSP
2 12 (30.77%) GIAC
3 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (23.08%) CISM
5 7 (17.95%) CCNA
5 7 (17.95%) CCNP
5 7 (17.95%) CEH
5 7 (17.95%) CREST Certified
5 7 (17.95%) SANS
6 6 (15.38%) GCIA
6 6 (15.38%) GCIH
6 6 (15.38%) Linux+ Certification
6 6 (15.38%) LPIC
6 6 (15.38%) RHCA
6 6 (15.38%) RHCE
6 6 (15.38%) RHCSA
6 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 5 (12.82%) Degree
8 4 (10.26%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (17.95%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (15.38%) PCI DSS
4 3 (7.69%) GDPR
5 1 (2.56%) NIST 800
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) pfSense
1 6 (15.38%) Snort
2 5 (12.82%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Nessus
2 7 (17.95%) FortiGate
3 6 (15.38%) OpenVAS
3 6 (15.38%) OSSEC
3 6 (15.38%) QRadar
4 5 (12.82%) CSIRT
5 1 (2.56%) SCCM
5 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco
2 13 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 8 (20.51%) Palo Alto
4 7 (17.95%) Juniper
4 7 (17.95%) McAfee
5 6 (15.38%) AlienVault
5 6 (15.38%) Aruba
5 6 (15.38%) Extreme Networks
5 6 (15.38%) F5
5 6 (15.38%) ForeScout
5 6 (15.38%) Fortinet
5 6 (15.38%) HP
5 6 (15.38%) LogRhythm
5 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 6 (15.38%) SonicWALL
5 6 (15.38%) Sourcefire
5 6 (15.38%) WatchGuard
6 5 (12.82%) Oracle
7 3 (7.69%) ServiceNow