Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 965 1028 906
Rank change year-on-year +63 -122 +113
Permanent jobs citing ArcSight 171 186 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.23% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 135 147 288
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +17.07% -2.38%
10th Percentile £38,263 £35,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -4.76%

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 67,778 79,196 82,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.65% 44.37% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 52,321 61,260 66,145
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +33 164 £55,000 -8.33% 15
UK excluding London +25 95 £50,000 -9.09% 14
London +51 67 £60,000 -7.69% 5
South East -4 28 £55,000 - 6
North of England +49 26 £45,000 +38.46% 3
South West +9 21 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Midlands +23 18 £73,750 +47.50%
Yorkshire +42 13 £47,500 +50.79% 3
North West +21 12 £39,132 -17.62%
West Midlands +34 9 £62,500 +25.00%
East Midlands +27 8 £77,500 -
East of England +26 2 £40,750 -32.08%
North East - 1 £38,263 -

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 126 (73.68%) SIEM
2 91 (53.22%) Splunk
3 71 (41.52%) Firewall
4 70 (40.94%) Linux
5 67 (39.18%) Cybersecurity
6 63 (36.84%) Cisco
7 56 (32.75%) Windows
8 55 (32.16%) Vulnerability Management
8 55 (32.16%) LogRhythm
9 52 (30.41%) CheckPoint
10 49 (28.65%) Security Operations
11 43 (25.15%) Information Security
12 42 (24.56%) Python
12 42 (24.56%) Palo Alto
13 41 (23.98%) Qualys
14 40 (23.39%) Nessus
15 35 (20.47%) Network Security
15 35 (20.47%) SolarWinds
15 35 (20.47%) CISSP
15 35 (20.47%) QRadar
16 33 (19.30%) CyberArk
17 32 (18.71%) ITIL
18 31 (18.13%) Degree
19 30 (17.54%) Bash Shell
19 30 (17.54%) Finance
20 29 (16.96%) Security Cleared
20 29 (16.96%) Wireshark
20 29 (16.96%) Incident Management
21 27 (15.79%) VMware
21 27 (15.79%) Unix

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 6 (3.51%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.75%) Apache
2 3 (1.75%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.34%) OpenDNS
5 2 (1.17%) Akamai
5 2 (1.17%) IaaS
5 2 (1.17%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.17%) Office 365
5 2 (1.17%) PaaS
5 2 (1.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (41.52%) Firewall
2 35 (20.47%) Network Security
3 29 (16.96%) Wireshark
4 23 (13.45%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 18 (10.53%) Cisco ISE
6 18 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 18 (10.53%) TACACS
6 18 (10.53%) tcpdump
7 14 (8.19%) BGP
7 14 (8.19%) Intrusion Detection
7 14 (8.19%) OSPF
7 14 (8.19%) Sourcefire
8 13 (7.60%) LAN
8 13 (7.60%) WAN
9 10 (5.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 9 (5.26%) DHCP
10 9 (5.26%) DNS
10 9 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.36%) Big Data
2 8 (4.68%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.92%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.75%) MySQL
5 2 (1.17%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.17%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.17%) Redis
6 1 (0.58%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (7.02%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.58%) Ant
General
1 30 (17.54%) Finance
2 12 (7.02%) Banking
3 10 (5.85%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.26%) Aerospace
5 8 (4.68%) Retail
6 4 (2.34%) Law
7 2 (1.17%) Advertising
7 2 (1.17%) Electronics
7 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (31.58%) Analyst
2 39 (22.81%) Security Analyst
3 27 (15.79%) Security Engineer
4 25 (14.62%) SOC Analyst
5 24 (14.04%) Network Engineer
6 18 (10.53%) Consultant
7 15 (8.77%) Security Consultant
8 12 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (6.43%) Operations Engineer
10 10 (5.85%) Information Analyst
10 10 (5.85%) Information Security Analyst
10 10 (5.85%) Network Support
10 10 (5.85%) Network Support Engineer
10 10 (5.85%) Senior Consultant
10 10 (5.85%) Support Engineer
11 9 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (5.26%) Senior Security Consultant
11 9 (5.26%) SIEM Engineer
12 8 (4.68%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.26%) Web Services
2 8 (4.68%) SailPoint
3 6 (3.51%) LDAP
4 4 (2.34%) CGI
4 4 (2.34%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.17%) Flask
5 2 (1.17%) Middleware
5 2 (1.17%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.58%) JSON
6 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.70%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.36%) Security Operations Centre
4 8 (4.68%) PKI
4 8 (4.68%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.92%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (2.34%) Cyberattack
6 4 (2.34%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.17%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.58%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.58%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 70 (40.94%) Linux
2 56 (32.75%) Windows
3 27 (15.79%) Unix
4 12 (7.02%) Kali Linux
5 7 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.51%) CentOS
7 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.34%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.58%) AIX
10 1 (0.58%) HPUX
10 1 (0.58%) Solaris
10 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (73.68%) SIEM
2 67 (39.18%) Cybersecurity
3 55 (32.16%) Vulnerability Management
4 49 (28.65%) Security Operations
5 43 (25.15%) Information Security
6 32 (18.71%) ITIL
7 29 (16.96%) Incident Management
8 27 (15.79%) Threat Intelligence
9 24 (14.04%) Security Monitoring
10 23 (13.45%) Identity Access Management
11 22 (12.87%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 22 (12.87%) Data Loss Prevention
12 21 (12.28%) Penetration Testing
13 18 (10.53%) Computer Science
13 18 (10.53%) Load Balancing
13 18 (10.53%) Patch Management
13 18 (10.53%) Risk Management
14 17 (9.94%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (9.36%) Analytics
16 15 (8.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (24.56%) Python
2 30 (17.54%) Bash Shell
3 18 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 18 (10.53%) Tcl
4 12 (7.02%) SQL
5 9 (5.26%) C
5 9 (5.26%) C#
5 9 (5.26%) C++
5 9 (5.26%) VB
6 5 (2.92%) Java
7 4 (2.34%) Perl
7 4 (2.34%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.75%) Ruby
9 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (20.47%) CISSP
2 31 (18.13%) Degree
3 29 (16.96%) Security Cleared
4 19 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 17 (9.94%) CEH
5 17 (9.94%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (9.94%) SANS
6 16 (9.36%) CCNA
6 16 (9.36%) CISM
7 14 (8.19%) CISA
7 14 (8.19%) GCIH
8 13 (7.60%) GCIA
9 11 (6.43%) CCNP
10 10 (5.85%) CCSA
10 10 (5.85%) CCSE
10 10 (5.85%) DV Cleared
10 10 (5.85%) GIAC
11 7 (4.09%) CREST Certified
12 6 (3.51%) RHCA
12 6 (3.51%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.28%) COBIT
2 19 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 17 (9.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (4.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.92%) GPG13
6 4 (2.34%) GDPR
7 2 (1.17%) SLA
8 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 22 (12.87%) Snort
2 18 (10.53%) VMware NSX
3 9 (5.26%) Docker
3 9 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (4.09%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.51%) NFS
6 3 (1.75%) Corosync
6 3 (1.75%) HDFS
6 3 (1.75%) vSphere
7 2 (1.17%) Squid
8 1 (0.58%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (23.39%) Nessus
2 35 (20.47%) QRadar
3 21 (12.28%) ArcSight ESM
4 19 (11.11%) Nexpose
5 15 (8.77%) Puppet
6 12 (7.02%) Suricata
7 10 (5.85%) Nagios
7 10 (5.85%) Netcool
7 10 (5.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 9 (5.26%) EnCase
8 9 (5.26%) FTK
8 9 (5.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 7 (4.09%) Core Impact
9 7 (4.09%) OpenVAS
10 6 (3.51%) Nmap
10 6 (3.51%) RSA enVision
10 6 (3.51%) vCenter Server
11 5 (2.92%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (2.92%) Red Hat Satellite
12 4 (2.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 91 (53.22%) Splunk
2 63 (36.84%) Cisco
3 55 (32.16%) LogRhythm
4 52 (30.41%) CheckPoint
5 42 (24.56%) Palo Alto
6 41 (23.98%) Qualys
7 35 (20.47%) SolarWinds
8 33 (19.30%) CyberArk
9 27 (15.79%) VMware
10 26 (15.20%) F5
10 26 (15.20%) McAfee
10 26 (15.20%) Symantec
11 23 (13.45%) Blue Coat
12 21 (12.28%) AlienVault
13 18 (10.53%) NetWitness
14 17 (9.94%) HP
15 16 (9.36%) Bomgar
15 16 (9.36%) FireEye
16 14 (8.19%) IBM
17 13 (7.60%) Forcepoint