Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 994 918 994
Rank change year-on-year -76 +76 +183
Permanent jobs citing ArcSight 186 316 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.39% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 147 284 259
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% -8.31%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 79868 81695 97232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.52% 43.86% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 61899 65897 79521
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -114 171 £60,000 +17.07% 5
UK excluding London -72 101 £55,000 +10.00% 5
London -35 77 £65,000 -
South East -5 48 £55,000 +25.00%
South West -5 29 £45,000 -10.00%
Midlands +19 9 £50,000 +5.26%
West Midlands +22 8 £50,000 +5.26%
Scotland -29 8 £67,500 +35.00%
North of England -30 7 £32,500 -35.00% 5
North West -30 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Yorkshire +19 3 £31,500 -30.00% 5
East Midlands +19 1 - -
East of England -5 1 £60,000 +9.09%

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 138 (74.19%) SIEM
2 79 (42.47%) Cybersecurity
3 76 (40.86%) Splunk
4 68 (36.56%) Information Security
5 66 (35.48%) Security Operations
6 65 (34.95%) Linux
7 57 (30.65%) Firewall
8 55 (29.57%) CISSP
9 52 (27.96%) Security Cleared
10 51 (27.42%) Windows
11 48 (25.81%) Python
12 47 (25.27%) Security Monitoring
13 46 (24.73%) Finance
14 44 (23.66%) LogRhythm
15 42 (22.58%) Analytics
16 40 (21.51%) Palo Alto
17 38 (20.43%) Vulnerability Management
18 37 (19.89%) Cisco
19 35 (18.82%) HP
19 35 (18.82%) QRadar
20 32 (17.20%) ITIL
21 31 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
22 29 (15.59%) Vulnerability Scanning
22 29 (15.59%) Analytical Skills
23 28 (15.05%) Apache
23 28 (15.05%) McAfee
23 28 (15.05%) Network Security
24 27 (14.52%) SolarWinds
24 27 (14.52%) Big Data
25 26 (13.98%) Qualys

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 28 (15.05%) Apache
2 25 (13.44%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (5.38%) IIS
4 6 (3.23%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.61%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (30.65%) Firewall
2 28 (15.05%) Network Security
3 26 (13.98%) DNS
4 15 (8.06%) DHCP
4 15 (8.06%) FTP
5 12 (6.45%) HTTP
5 12 (6.45%) Internet
5 12 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 11 (5.91%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (5.91%) WAN
7 10 (5.38%) LAN
8 8 (4.30%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (3.76%) VPN
10 5 (2.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (2.69%) SAN
10 5 (2.69%) SMTP
10 5 (2.69%) X.400
11 3 (1.61%) IPsec
11 3 (1.61%) Junos
11 3 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.52%) Big Data
2 24 (12.90%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.15%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.61%) InterBase
General
1 46 (24.73%) Finance
2 24 (12.90%) Banking
3 20 (10.75%) Telecoms
4 16 (8.60%) Electronics
4 16 (8.60%) Manufacturing
4 16 (8.60%) Marketing
5 5 (2.69%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.61%) French Language
7 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.08%) Military
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (25.81%) Analyst
2 34 (18.28%) Consultant
3 29 (15.59%) Security Consultant
4 28 (15.05%) Security Analyst
5 27 (14.52%) Security Engineer
6 22 (11.83%) SOC Analyst
7 20 (10.75%) Systems Engineer
8 18 (9.68%) SIEM Consultant
9 15 (8.06%) Security Manager
9 15 (8.06%) Splunk Consultant
10 12 (6.45%) Finance Manager
10 12 (6.45%) Information Manager
10 12 (6.45%) Information Security Manager
11 11 (5.91%) Developer
11 11 (5.91%) SIEM Engineer
12 10 (5.38%) IT Consultant
12 10 (5.38%) IT Security Consultant
12 10 (5.38%) Java Developer
12 10 (5.38%) Python Developer
12 10 (5.38%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.68%) React
1 18 (9.68%) Spring
2 17 (9.14%) RESTful
3 15 (8.06%) SailPoint
4 7 (3.76%) Regular Expression
5 6 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (3.23%) PCRE
6 4 (2.15%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 29 (15.59%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.68%) User Experience
4 15 (8.06%) PKI
5 13 (6.99%) Cyber Defence
6 12 (6.45%) Management Information System
7 9 (4.84%) Smart Meter
8 8 (4.30%) Cyber Attack
9 7 (3.76%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (3.23%) Computer Science
10 6 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (2.69%) CESG
12 3 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (1.61%) iPad
13 2 (1.08%) Data Centre
13 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.54%) Driving Licence
14 1 (0.54%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 65 (34.95%) Linux
2 51 (27.42%) Windows
3 17 (9.14%) Unix
4 7 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.23%) CentOS
5 6 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.15%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.61%) AIX
7 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (74.19%) SIEM
2 79 (42.47%) Cybersecurity
3 68 (36.56%) Information Security
4 66 (35.48%) Security Operations
5 47 (25.27%) Security Monitoring
6 42 (22.58%) Analytics
7 38 (20.43%) Vulnerability Management
8 32 (17.20%) ITIL
9 29 (15.59%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 24 (12.90%) Software Engineering
11 23 (12.37%) Security Architecture
11 23 (12.37%) Threat Intelligence
12 21 (11.29%) Incident Management
13 19 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (10.22%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (10.22%) Data Integration
14 18 (9.68%) Performance Management
15 17 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (9.14%) Scrum
16 16 (8.60%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (25.81%) Python
2 21 (11.29%) SQL
3 18 (9.68%) Java
4 15 (8.06%) PowerShell
5 14 (7.53%) Bash Shell
6 8 (4.30%) Ruby
7 7 (3.76%) Perl
7 7 (3.76%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.08%) C
9 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (29.57%) CISSP
2 52 (27.96%) Security Cleared
3 26 (13.98%) CISM
3 26 (13.98%) Degree
4 25 (13.44%) SC Cleared
5 22 (11.83%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (11.29%) GIAC
7 19 (10.22%) CISA
8 16 (8.60%) CCNA
8 16 (8.60%) GSEC
9 13 (6.99%) GISF
10 12 (6.45%) GCIH
11 11 (5.91%) SANS
12 10 (5.38%) CEH
12 10 (5.38%) MCSE
12 10 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (4.84%) CCNP
13 9 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (3.76%) GCIA
14 7 (3.76%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.68%) GPG13
2 17 (9.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (6.99%) PCI DSS
4 9 (4.84%) GDPR
5 3 (1.61%) SLA
6 2 (1.08%) COBIT
6 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (11.83%) Snort
2 12 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.23%) HDFS
3 6 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.23%) ProxySG
3 6 (3.23%) vCloud
4 4 (2.15%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.61%) Docker
5 3 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.61%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.08%) Corosync
7 1 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 35 (18.82%) QRadar
2 21 (11.29%) RSA Security Analytics
3 20 (10.75%) McAfee ePO
3 20 (10.75%) Nessus
4 16 (8.60%) WSUS
5 14 (7.53%) Core Impact
5 14 (7.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 14 (7.53%) Nexpose
5 14 (7.53%) OpenVAS
5 14 (7.53%) PowerBroker
5 14 (7.53%) SCCM
6 12 (6.45%) RSA enVision
7 9 (4.84%) ArcSight ESM
8 8 (4.30%) Puppet
8 8 (4.30%) RSA Archer
9 7 (3.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 6 (3.23%) Suricata
11 4 (2.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 3 (1.61%) vCenter Server
12 3 (1.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 76 (40.86%) Splunk
2 44 (23.66%) LogRhythm
3 40 (21.51%) Palo Alto
4 37 (19.89%) Cisco
5 35 (18.82%) HP
6 28 (15.05%) McAfee
7 27 (14.52%) SolarWinds
8 26 (13.98%) Qualys
9 25 (13.44%) CheckPoint
9 25 (13.44%) Symantec
10 24 (12.90%) AlienVault
11 20 (10.75%) Juniper
11 20 (10.75%) Sourcefire
12 18 (9.68%) Jaspersoft
13 17 (9.14%) CyberArk
13 17 (9.14%) Hortonworks
14 16 (8.60%) SAP
15 14 (7.53%) Aveksa
15 14 (7.53%) Bomgar
15 14 (7.53%) F5