Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for a SIEM Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 801 776 851
Rank change year-on-year -25 +75 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a SIEM Analyst 21 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.030% 0.055% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.058% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 31
London median annual salary £50,000 £54,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.26% -0.91% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,000 £38,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +0.92%

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 66,878 67,159 79,237
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 95.46% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 54,529 55,613 68,663
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -15 12 £50,000 -11.11%
SIEM Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, SIEM Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring SIEM Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) SIEM
2 16 (76.19%) Information Security
3 15 (71.43%) Windows
4 13 (61.90%) Firewall
5 12 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 10 (47.62%) GIAC
6 10 (47.62%) Linux
7 9 (42.86%) Nessus
8 8 (38.10%) Degree
8 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
9 7 (33.33%) Finance
9 7 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (28.57%) Security Operations
10 6 (28.57%) Information Assurance
10 6 (28.57%) CEH
10 6 (28.57%) Banking
10 6 (28.57%) C
10 6 (28.57%) CISSP
10 6 (28.57%) IT Audit
10 6 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
10 6 (28.57%) CSIRT
11 5 (23.81%) Security Monitoring
11 5 (23.81%) Remediation Plan
11 5 (23.81%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (23.81%) BeyondTrust
11 5 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
11 5 (23.81%) Oracle
11 5 (23.81%) Cisco
11 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) Network Security
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (14.29%) IPsec
4 3 (14.29%) OpenVPN
4 3 (14.29%) Sourcefire
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) BGP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.76%) OSPF
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 7 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
3 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Kali Linux
4 3 (14.29%) CentOS
4 3 (14.29%) Debian
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.76%) VMS
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) SIEM
2 16 (76.19%) Information Security
3 12 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 6 (28.57%) IT Audit
4 6 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
4 6 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (23.81%) Remediation Plan
5 5 (23.81%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (23.81%) Threat Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Network Management
7 2 (9.52%) OWASP
7 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Threat Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) GIAC
2 8 (38.10%) Degree
3 6 (28.57%) CEH
3 6 (28.57%) CISSP
4 5 (23.81%) GCIA
4 5 (23.81%) GCIH
5 4 (19.05%) SANS
6 3 (14.29%) CREST Certified
6 3 (14.29%) Linux+ Certification
6 3 (14.29%) LPIC
6 3 (14.29%) RHCA
6 3 (14.29%) RHCE
6 3 (14.29%) RHCSA
6 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) SSCP
7 2 (9.52%) CISA
8 1 (4.76%) CCNP
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (4.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (4.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (19.05%) Snort
3 3 (14.29%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Nessus
2 6 (28.57%) CSIRT
3 5 (23.81%) QRadar
4 3 (14.29%) FortiGate
4 3 (14.29%) OpenVAS
4 3 (14.29%) OSSEC
5 1 (4.76%) EnCase
5 1 (4.76%) Nexpose
5 1 (4.76%) Nmap
5 1 (4.76%) Suricata
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) BeyondTrust
1 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) AlienVault
2 4 (19.05%) F5
2 4 (19.05%) ForeScout
2 4 (19.05%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) LogRhythm
2 4 (19.05%) McAfee
2 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
3 3 (14.29%) Aruba
3 3 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
3 3 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 3 (14.29%) Juniper
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Okta
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 3 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 3 (14.29%) WatchGuard