Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of ArcSight products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ArcSight over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within HP ArcSight.

ArcSight
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 983 1004 898
Rank change year-on-year +21 -106 +119
Permanent jobs citing ArcSight 176 185 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.24% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 148 144 298
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £38,263 £32,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £76,625 £87,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.88% -9.00% -

ArcSight is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 70,408 77,771 84,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.81% 44.41% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 54,556 60,182 68,161
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

ArcSight
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ArcSight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ArcSight in the UK

ArcSight
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ArcSight in the UK

ArcSight
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ArcSight over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for ArcSight in the UK

ArcSight
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 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
England +39 163 £55,000 -4.35% 35
UK excluding London +10 95 £55,000 +20.88% 25
London +40 66 £56,250 -13.46% 11
South East -1 46 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Midlands +28 17 £76,250 +79.41% 4
North of England +35 16 £45,000 +42.86% 6
East of England +46 10 £50,000 +8.70% 1
North West +15 9 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +18 8 £51,250 +20.59% 4
East Midlands +6 8 £77,500 -
Yorkshire +24 6 £47,500 +50.79% 4
South West -24 6 £55,000 +37.50% 7
North East - 1 £38,263 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing ArcSight 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 with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 128 (72.73%) SIEM
2 109 (61.93%) Splunk
3 82 (46.59%) Information Security
4 74 (42.05%) LogRhythm
5 58 (32.95%) Firewall
6 55 (31.25%) CISSP
6 55 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
6 55 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
7 52 (29.55%) Security Operations
8 51 (28.98%) QRadar
8 51 (28.98%) Linux
9 47 (26.70%) ITIL
10 45 (25.57%) Qualys
11 43 (24.43%) Finance
12 40 (22.73%) Network Security
13 39 (22.16%) Cisco
14 38 (21.59%) PCI DSS
15 36 (20.45%) SolarWinds
15 36 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 36 (20.45%) AlienVault
16 34 (19.32%) Security Monitoring
16 34 (19.32%) Nessus
16 34 (19.32%) Degree
17 33 (18.75%) CheckPoint
17 33 (18.75%) Windows
18 32 (18.18%) CEH
18 32 (18.18%) COBIT
19 31 (17.61%) Security Cleared
20 30 (17.05%) Palo Alto
21 26 (14.77%) Analytics

ArcSight
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (6.82%) Apache
2 11 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 6 (3.41%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.70%) IIS
5 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.80%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (10.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) Akamai
3 2 (1.14%) IaaS
3 2 (1.14%) PaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.57%) Office 365
4 1 (0.57%) OpenDNS
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (32.95%) Firewall
2 40 (22.73%) Network Security
3 13 (7.39%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (7.39%) LAN
3 13 (7.39%) WAN
4 12 (6.82%) Sourcefire
5 10 (5.68%) TCP/IP
6 9 (5.11%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (4.55%) VPN
8 7 (3.98%) SAN
8 7 (3.98%) Wireshark
9 6 (3.41%) Cisco Firepower
9 6 (3.41%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (2.84%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (2.84%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (2.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (2.84%) TACACS
10 5 (2.84%) tcpdump
11 4 (2.27%) Internet
12 3 (1.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.66%) Big Data
2 14 (7.95%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.41%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.70%) MySQL
4 3 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.14%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.14%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.14%) Redis
6 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.57%) AppScan
2 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.57%) SonarQube
General
1 43 (24.43%) Finance
2 10 (5.68%) Banking
3 7 (3.98%) Retail
3 7 (3.98%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.27%) Law
5 3 (1.70%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.57%) Electronics
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (41.48%) Analyst
2 60 (34.09%) Security Analyst
3 32 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 24 (13.64%) SOC Analyst
5 22 (12.50%) Information Analyst
5 22 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
6 19 (10.80%) Senior Analyst
7 17 (9.66%) Consultant
8 15 (8.52%) Senior Security Analyst
9 13 (7.39%) Senior Information Analyst
9 13 (7.39%) Senior Information Security Analyst
10 10 (5.68%) Security Consultant
11 9 (5.11%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (5.11%) Network Engineer
12 8 (4.55%) IT Analyst
12 8 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
13 7 (3.98%) Cybersecurity Engineer
13 7 (3.98%) Senior Consultant
13 7 (3.98%) SIEM Engineer
14 6 (3.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.66%) SailPoint
2 10 (5.68%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (3.98%) LDAP
4 4 (2.27%) CGI
5 2 (1.14%) Flask
5 2 (1.14%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.14%) Web Services
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.57%) JSON
6 1 (0.57%) Middleware
6 1 (0.57%) REST
6 1 (0.57%) SAML
6 1 (0.57%) SOAP
6 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.07%) Computer Science
2 20 (11.36%) Security Operations Centre
3 16 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (8.52%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.55%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.98%) PKI
7 6 (3.41%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (2.84%) Private Cloud
9 4 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (2.27%) Smart Meter
10 3 (1.70%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (1.70%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.14%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 2 (1.14%) Fintech
11 2 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (1.14%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.57%) Cyberattack
12 1 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.57%) FMCG
12 1 (0.57%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.98%) Linux
2 33 (18.75%) Windows
3 18 (10.23%) Unix
4 7 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.41%) CentOS
5 6 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.84%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.27%) Kali Linux
8 2 (1.14%) Solaris
8 2 (1.14%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.57%) AIX
9 1 (0.57%) HPUX
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (72.73%) SIEM
2 82 (46.59%) Information Security
3 55 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
3 55 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
4 52 (29.55%) Security Operations
5 47 (26.70%) ITIL
6 34 (19.32%) Security Monitoring
7 26 (14.77%) Analytics
7 26 (14.77%) Incident Management
8 25 (14.20%) Threat Intelligence
9 23 (13.07%) Identity Access Management
9 23 (13.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 22 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
11 20 (11.36%) Risk Management
12 18 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (9.66%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 17 (9.66%) Penetration Testing
14 14 (7.95%) Mentoring
15 13 (7.39%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (7.39%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.95%) Python
2 10 (5.68%) Bash Shell
3 5 (2.84%) Java
3 5 (2.84%) Tcl
4 4 (2.27%) Perl
4 4 (2.27%) SQL
5 3 (1.70%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.70%) Ruby
5 3 (1.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.57%) C
6 1 (0.57%) C#
6 1 (0.57%) C++
6 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (31.25%) CISSP
2 34 (19.32%) Degree
3 32 (18.18%) CEH
4 31 (17.61%) Security Cleared
5 25 (14.20%) CISA
5 25 (14.20%) CISM
6 18 (10.23%) GCIH
7 16 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 15 (8.52%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (7.95%) CCNA
10 12 (6.82%) SSCP
11 11 (6.25%) GCIA
11 11 (6.25%) SANS
12 10 (5.68%) Computer Science Degree
12 10 (5.68%) DV Cleared
13 9 (5.11%) GSEC
13 9 (5.11%) OSCP
14 8 (4.55%) CCNP
15 7 (3.98%) CREST Certified
15 7 (3.98%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (21.59%) PCI DSS
2 36 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (18.18%) COBIT
4 20 (11.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (6.25%) GPG13
6 6 (3.41%) GDPR
7 3 (1.70%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.57%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.57%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.57%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.57%) QA
8 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (10.80%) Snort
2 10 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (5.11%) HDFS
4 7 (3.98%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.41%) NFS
6 5 (2.84%) VMware NSX
7 3 (1.70%) Corosync
7 3 (1.70%) ProxySG
7 3 (1.70%) vSphere
8 1 (0.57%) Docker
8 1 (0.57%) Squid
8 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 51 (28.98%) QRadar
2 34 (19.32%) Nessus
3 21 (11.93%) Nexpose
4 18 (10.23%) Core Impact
4 18 (10.23%) OpenVAS
5 10 (5.68%) Nagios
5 10 (5.68%) Suricata
6 7 (3.98%) Nmap
6 7 (3.98%) Puppet
6 7 (3.98%) RSA enVision
6 7 (3.98%) vCenter Server
7 6 (3.41%) ArcSight ESM
8 5 (2.84%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (2.27%) RSA Security Analytics
9 4 (2.27%) WSUS
10 3 (1.70%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.70%) Icinga
10 3 (1.70%) Opsview
10 3 (1.70%) Pacemaker
10 3 (1.70%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 109 (61.93%) Splunk
2 74 (42.05%) LogRhythm
3 45 (25.57%) Qualys
4 39 (22.16%) Cisco
5 36 (20.45%) AlienVault
5 36 (20.45%) SolarWinds
6 33 (18.75%) CheckPoint
7 30 (17.05%) Palo Alto
8 23 (13.07%) HP
9 22 (12.50%) CyberArk
10 18 (10.23%) Bomgar
11 17 (9.66%) Aveksa
12 16 (9.09%) F5
12 16 (9.09%) Fortinet
13 15 (8.52%) FireEye
13 15 (8.52%) VMware
14 12 (6.82%) Red Hat
15 11 (6.25%) McAfee
15 11 (6.25%) TippingPoint
16 10 (5.68%) IBM