Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 185 215
Rank change year-on-year +101 +30 +1
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 122 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.15% 0.99% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 1.10% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 108 56 30
Surrey median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £39,375 £32,300
90th Percentile £80,750 £95,000 £64,625
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -

SIEM is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,543 4,566 5,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 91.39% 90.02% 91.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,955 3,805 4,348
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in Surrey

SIEM
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for SIEM in Surrey

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Surrey

SIEM
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. 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
Guildford +34 35 £67,500 +5.88% 2
Staines +14 21 £65,000 +18.18%
Redhill - 13 - - 1
Camberley +8 9 £50,000 +25.00%
Godalming +16 8 £60,000 +4.35%
Reigate +45 7 £65,000 +136.36%
Woking - 5 - -
Banstead - 1 £55,000 -
SIEM
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 81 (66.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 72 (59.02%) Cybersecurity
3 60 (49.18%) Degree
4 55 (45.08%) Information Security
5 53 (43.44%) Network Security
6 49 (40.16%) TOGAF
6 49 (40.16%) Cryptography
6 49 (40.16%) SABSA
7 46 (37.70%) CISSP
8 43 (35.25%) Firewall
9 39 (31.97%) Security Cleared
10 38 (31.15%) Security Operations
11 37 (30.33%) CISM
12 36 (29.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 35 (28.69%) GDPR
13 35 (28.69%) Service Delivery
14 32 (26.23%) ITIL
15 31 (25.41%) Security Architecture
16 29 (23.77%) Penetration Testing
17 28 (22.95%) Security Testing
17 28 (22.95%) PKI
17 28 (22.95%) Enterprise Architecture
17 28 (22.95%) Identity Management
17 28 (22.95%) Continuous Improvement
17 28 (22.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
18 27 (22.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 26 (21.31%) Master's Degree
20 23 (18.85%) NIST
20 23 (18.85%) Vulnerability Management
21 22 (18.03%) OWASP

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.82%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.38%) AWS
1 9 (7.38%) Azure
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.82%) GitHub
2 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (43.44%) Network Security
2 43 (35.25%) Firewall
3 13 (10.66%) DNS
4 11 (9.02%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (8.20%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.10%) VPN
7 3 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.46%) Internet
7 3 (2.46%) LAN
7 3 (2.46%) WAN
8 2 (1.64%) Broadband
8 2 (1.64%) HTTP
8 2 (1.64%) SMTP
9 1 (0.82%) DHCP
9 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.82%) SNMP
9 1 (0.82%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.82%) VLAN
9 1 (0.82%) VoIP
9 1 (0.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.64%) Big Data
2 1 (0.82%) MySQL
General
1 13 (10.66%) Public Sector
2 6 (4.92%) Games
3 3 (2.46%) Finance
4 2 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (36.07%) Consultant
1 44 (36.07%) Security Consultant
2 29 (23.77%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 28 (22.95%) Security Engineer
4 17 (13.93%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 16 (13.11%) Information Security Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Analyst
6 13 (10.66%) Architect
6 13 (10.66%) Security Architect
7 11 (9.02%) Information Security Consultant
8 10 (8.20%) Information Architect
8 10 (8.20%) Information Security Architect
8 10 (8.20%) Security Specialist
9 9 (7.38%) Designer
9 9 (7.38%) Security Analyst
9 9 (7.38%) Security Designer
9 9 (7.38%) Security Manager
10 8 (6.56%) Operational Security Manager
10 8 (6.56%) Operations Manager
10 8 (6.56%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.46%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.82%) Ajax
2 1 (0.82%) CSS
2 1 (0.82%) HTML
2 1 (0.82%) jQuery
2 1 (0.82%) Laravel
2 1 (0.82%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (0.82%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.95%) PKI
2 22 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (17.21%) Data Protection Act
3 21 (17.21%) Management Information System
4 11 (9.02%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (6.56%) Wiki
6 6 (4.92%) Cyber Defence
7 5 (4.10%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (3.28%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (2.46%) NHS
10 2 (1.64%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.82%) Cyberattack
11 1 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.82%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.93%) Windows
2 16 (13.11%) Linux
3 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (59.02%) Cybersecurity
2 55 (45.08%) Information Security
3 49 (40.16%) Cryptography
3 49 (40.16%) SABSA
3 49 (40.16%) TOGAF
4 38 (31.15%) Security Operations
5 36 (29.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 35 (28.69%) Service Delivery
7 32 (26.23%) ITIL
8 31 (25.41%) Security Architecture
9 29 (23.77%) Penetration Testing
10 28 (22.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 28 (22.95%) Enterprise Architecture
10 28 (22.95%) Identity Management
10 28 (22.95%) Security Testing
11 27 (22.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 23 (18.85%) Vulnerability Management
13 22 (18.03%) OWASP
14 21 (17.21%) Data Protection
14 21 (17.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.74%) Python
2 5 (4.10%) Ruby
3 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.82%) C
4 1 (0.82%) PHP
4 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (49.18%) Degree
2 46 (37.70%) CISSP
3 39 (31.97%) Security Cleared
4 37 (30.33%) CISM
5 26 (21.31%) Master's Degree
6 19 (15.57%) SC Cleared
7 11 (9.02%) CESG Certified Professional
7 11 (9.02%) CREST Certified
8 10 (8.20%) CCNP
8 10 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (8.20%) GIAC
9 9 (7.38%) TOGAF Certification
10 8 (6.56%) CISMP
10 8 (6.56%) SSCP
11 6 (4.92%) GCFA
11 6 (4.92%) GCIA
11 6 (4.92%) GCIH
12 5 (4.10%) GCFE
12 5 (4.10%) GREM
13 2 (1.64%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (66.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (28.69%) GDPR
3 28 (22.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 23 (18.85%) NIST
5 21 (17.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (2.46%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (2.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.92%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.82%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (6.56%) Nessus
2 3 (2.46%) logstash
2 3 (2.46%) SCCM
3 2 (1.64%) Kibana
3 2 (1.64%) QRadar
3 2 (1.64%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.82%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.82%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.82%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 7 (5.74%) ArcSight
1 7 (5.74%) Splunk
2 6 (4.92%) Cisco
2 6 (4.92%) VMware
3 3 (2.46%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.46%) Juniper
3 3 (2.46%) SolarWinds
4 2 (1.64%) Blue Coat
4 2 (1.64%) Virgin Media
5 1 (0.82%) CyberArk
5 1 (0.82%) F5
5 1 (0.82%) HP
5 1 (0.82%) IBM
5 1 (0.82%) Palo Alto