Period
to 19 October 2017

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 19 October 2017 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
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 989 893 1031
Rank change year-on-year -96 +138 +150
Permanent jobs citing ArcSight 184 345 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.41% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 143 289 252
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -

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 77483 83876 100991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.38% 43.84% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 59914 67687 82113
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 October 2017.

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 19 October 2017. 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 -111 175 £57,500 +9.52% 14
UK excluding London -56 107 £47,500 -5.00% 4
London -26 70 £65,000 -3.70% 10
South West +35 43 £40,000 -23.81%
South East +2 43 £55,000 +25.00% 3
Midlands +45 14 £45,000 -3.74%
West Midlands +18 12 £45,000 -2.70%
North of England -44 4 £31,500 -37.00% 1
Yorkshire +23 3 £31,500 -37.00% 1
Scotland -25 3 £58,750 +17.50%
East Midlands +37 2 - -
East of England -13 1 £46,000 -16.36%
North West -38 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, IT jobs citing ArcSight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 140 (76.09%) SIEM
2 74 (40.22%) Information Security
3 68 (36.96%) Security Operations
4 66 (35.87%) LogRhythm
5 65 (35.33%) Firewall
6 62 (33.70%) Security Monitoring
7 61 (33.15%) Finance
8 60 (32.61%) Cybersecurity
9 59 (32.07%) Splunk
9 59 (32.07%) Security Cleared
10 58 (31.52%) Linux
11 54 (29.35%) CISSP
11 54 (29.35%) Palo Alto
12 52 (28.26%) Windows
13 50 (27.17%) Analytics
14 43 (23.37%) ITIL
15 42 (22.83%) Cisco
15 42 (22.83%) GIAC
16 41 (22.28%) Vulnerability Management
16 41 (22.28%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 39 (21.20%) HP
18 37 (20.11%) Qualys
19 36 (19.57%) Incident Management
20 34 (18.48%) QRadar
20 34 (18.48%) McAfee
20 34 (18.48%) SolarWinds
21 33 (17.93%) Banking
21 33 (17.93%) Symantec
21 33 (17.93%) CheckPoint
22 31 (16.85%) CISM

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 18 (9.78%) Apache
1 18 (9.78%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.26%) IIS
3 3 (1.63%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (10.33%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (35.33%) Firewall
2 24 (13.04%) Network Security
3 23 (12.50%) DNS
4 22 (11.96%) FTP
5 20 (10.87%) TCP/IP
6 19 (10.33%) HTTP
6 19 (10.33%) Internet
7 18 (9.78%) DHCP
8 17 (9.24%) WAN
9 14 (7.61%) LAN
10 13 (7.07%) SMTP
10 13 (7.07%) X.400
11 12 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (6.52%) Wireshark
12 7 (3.80%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (2.72%) SSL
14 4 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
15 3 (1.63%) BIG-IP
15 3 (1.63%) Junos
15 3 (1.63%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.87%) Big Data
2 18 (9.78%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.72%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.63%) InterBase
General
1 61 (33.15%) Finance
2 33 (17.93%) Banking
3 25 (13.59%) Telecoms
4 21 (11.41%) Electronics
4 21 (11.41%) Manufacturing
4 21 (11.41%) Marketing
5 3 (1.63%) French Language
6 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Retail
7 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (31.52%) Analyst
2 36 (19.57%) Security Analyst
2 36 (19.57%) SOC Analyst
3 29 (15.76%) Security Manager
4 23 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 22 (11.96%) Finance Manager
6 19 (10.33%) Information Manager
6 19 (10.33%) Information Security Manager
7 18 (9.78%) Consultant
8 16 (8.70%) Network Engineer
9 14 (7.61%) Operational Security Manager
9 14 (7.61%) Security Operations Manager
9 14 (7.61%) Technical Leader
9 14 (7.61%) Technical Manager
10 13 (7.07%) Security Consultant
10 13 (7.07%) SOC Manager
11 11 (5.98%) Developer
11 11 (5.98%) Operations Manager
12 10 (5.43%) Java Developer
12 10 (5.43%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.59%) SailPoint
2 18 (9.78%) React
2 18 (9.78%) Spring
3 17 (9.24%) RESTful
4 2 (1.09%) .NET
5 1 (0.54%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (14.13%) Security Operations Centre
3 19 (10.33%) User Experience
4 15 (8.15%) CESG
5 14 (7.61%) Cyberthreat
6 12 (6.52%) Management Information System
7 10 (5.43%) iPad
7 10 (5.43%) PKI
8 8 (4.35%) Smart Meter
9 7 (3.80%) Cyber Defence
10 6 (3.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.63%) Data Centre
12 2 (1.09%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
12 2 (1.09%) Fintech
13 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.54%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.54%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 58 (31.52%) Linux
2 52 (28.26%) Windows
3 11 (5.98%) Unix
4 6 (3.26%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.63%) CentOS
6 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (76.09%) SIEM
2 74 (40.22%) Information Security
3 68 (36.96%) Security Operations
4 62 (33.70%) Security Monitoring
5 60 (32.61%) Cybersecurity
6 50 (27.17%) Analytics
7 43 (23.37%) ITIL
8 41 (22.28%) Vulnerability Management
8 41 (22.28%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 36 (19.57%) Incident Management
10 29 (15.76%) Software Engineering
11 28 (15.22%) Threat Intelligence
12 24 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (13.04%) Privileged Access Management
13 23 (12.50%) Performance Management
14 21 (11.41%) Digital Marketing
14 21 (11.41%) Penetration Testing
14 21 (11.41%) Programme Management
15 18 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (9.78%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.67%) Python
1 27 (14.67%) SQL
2 24 (13.04%) Java
3 6 (3.26%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.26%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.09%) C
4 2 (1.09%) Perl
5 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (32.07%) Security Cleared
2 54 (29.35%) CISSP
3 42 (22.83%) GIAC
4 31 (16.85%) CISM
5 30 (16.30%) SC Cleared
6 29 (15.76%) CISA
7 27 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (13.04%) GSEC
9 23 (12.50%) GISF
10 22 (11.96%) DV Cleared
11 21 (11.41%) CCNA
12 18 (9.78%) GCIH
13 17 (9.24%) Degree
13 17 (9.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 15 (8.15%) MCSE
14 15 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (7.07%) CISMP
15 13 (7.07%) GCIA
15 13 (7.07%) MCSA
16 11 (5.98%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.80%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.26%) GDPR
2 6 (3.26%) GPG13
2 6 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.09%) FIPS 140-2
3 2 (1.09%) ISO 22301
3 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (1.09%) SLA
4 1 (0.54%) COBIT
4 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (16.30%) Snort
2 12 (6.52%) ProxySG
3 8 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.80%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.17%) vCloud
5 4 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.54%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.54%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.54%) vSphere
7 1 (0.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 34 (18.48%) QRadar
2 29 (15.76%) RSA Security Analytics
3 27 (14.67%) WSUS
4 26 (14.13%) McAfee ePO
5 25 (13.59%) Nessus
5 25 (13.59%) SCCM
6 23 (12.50%) Core Impact
6 23 (12.50%) Nexpose
6 23 (12.50%) OpenVAS
6 23 (12.50%) PowerBroker
7 21 (11.41%) RSA enVision
8 10 (5.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 8 (4.35%) ArcSight ESM
10 7 (3.80%) RSA Archer
11 6 (3.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (1.63%) Backup Exec
12 3 (1.63%) Malwarebytes
13 2 (1.09%) SCDPM
13 2 (1.09%) SCOM
13 2 (1.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 66 (35.87%) LogRhythm
2 59 (32.07%) Splunk
3 54 (29.35%) Palo Alto
4 42 (22.83%) Cisco
5 39 (21.20%) HP
6 37 (20.11%) Qualys
7 34 (18.48%) McAfee
7 34 (18.48%) SolarWinds
8 33 (17.93%) CheckPoint
8 33 (17.93%) Symantec
9 30 (16.30%) CyberArk
10 28 (15.22%) Juniper
11 25 (13.59%) AlienVault
12 23 (12.50%) Aveksa
12 23 (12.50%) Bomgar
13 21 (11.41%) SAP
14 18 (9.78%) Jaspersoft
15 17 (9.24%) Hortonworks
16 16 (8.70%) Darktrace
16 16 (8.70%) LogLogic