The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 106 140
Rank change year-on-year +9 +34  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 9 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.72% 1.69% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.91% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 3
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £135,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -13.63% +15.78%  

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1040 1725 2109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.53% 88.19% 86.86%
Number of salaries quoted 787 1389 1389
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

SIEM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for SIEM in Reading

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Reading over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Reading

SIEM
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 12 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (50.00%) CISSP
3 9 (45.00%) Security Operations
4 8 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (35.00%) ArcSight
6 6 (30.00%) Splunk
6 6 (30.00%) CISM
6 6 (30.00%) Firewall
7 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 5 (25.00%) Information Security
7 5 (25.00%) CISA
7 5 (25.00%) Analytics
7 5 (25.00%) Presales
8 4 (20.00%) Network Design
8 4 (20.00%) Business Development
8 4 (20.00%) Time Management
8 4 (20.00%) HP
8 4 (20.00%) Project Management
9 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (15.00%) GCIA
9 3 (15.00%) GCIH
9 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
9 3 (15.00%) QRadar
9 3 (15.00%) Cyber Attack
9 3 (15.00%) Big Data
9 3 (15.00%) Malware Analysis
10 2 (10.00%) LogRhythm
10 2 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
10 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
10 2 (10.00%) Cyberthreat

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) BGP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.00%) MPLS
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) OSPF
2 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Account Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Analytics Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Security Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Technical Account Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) SIEM Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) ArcSight Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (45.00%) Security Operations
3 5 (25.00%) Analytics
3 5 (25.00%) Information Security
3 5 (25.00%) Presales
3 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (20.00%) Business Development
4 4 (20.00%) Network Design
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Time Management
5 3 (15.00%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Content Development
6 2 (10.00%) Forensic Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Product Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
1 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) CISSP
2 6 (30.00%) CISM
3 5 (25.00%) CISA
4 3 (15.00%) GCIA
4 3 (15.00%) GCIH
5 2 (10.00%) GIAC
5 2 (10.00%) GREM
6 1 (5.00%) CEH
6 1 (5.00%) CREST Certified
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) EnCE
6 1 (5.00%) GCFA
6 1 (5.00%) GCFE
6 1 (5.00%) IISP
6 1 (5.00%) OSCP
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) QRadar
2 2 (10.00%) EnCase
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) ArcSight
2 6 (30.00%) Splunk
3 4 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) LogRhythm
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) NetWitness
5 1 (5.00%) Trend Micro
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
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