Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 938 849 1060
Rank change year-on-year -89 +211 +107
Permanent jobs citing ArcSight 246 425 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.48% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 189 334 185
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £38,975 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 78718 88241 101112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.55% 44.55% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 61341 71759 81606
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% 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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -97 234 £55,000 - 11
UK excluding London -90 142 £45,500 -9.00% 8
London +9 103 £60,000 -11.11% 3
South West +8 56 £40,000 -25.58% 1
South East +30 43 £55,000 - 2
Midlands +27 24 £42,500 -19.05% 4
West Midlands +17 22 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Scotland -4 10 £57,500 +9.52%
East of England -12 8 £46,000 -12.38%
East Midlands +16 2 - -
North West -53 1 - -
North of England -64 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 £44,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 172 (69.92%) SIEM
2 98 (39.84%) Firewall
3 95 (38.62%) Cybersecurity
4 92 (37.40%) Security Monitoring
5 90 (36.59%) Information Security
6 86 (34.96%) Linux
7 81 (32.93%) Security Operations
8 79 (32.11%) LogRhythm
9 77 (31.30%) Splunk
10 76 (30.89%) Windows
11 69 (28.05%) CISSP
11 69 (28.05%) GIAC
12 66 (26.83%) Security Cleared
13 63 (25.61%) Finance
13 63 (25.61%) Palo Alto
14 59 (23.98%) Analytics
15 57 (23.17%) Cisco
16 56 (22.76%) Snort
17 55 (22.36%) ITIL
18 54 (21.95%) HP
19 52 (21.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
20 46 (18.70%) Qualys
21 45 (18.29%) Software Engineering
21 45 (18.29%) CheckPoint
22 44 (17.89%) TCP/IP
22 44 (17.89%) GCIH
22 44 (17.89%) Security Operations Centre
23 43 (17.48%) Incident Management
24 42 (17.07%) Degree
24 42 (17.07%) SC Cleared

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 (7.32%) Apache
1 18 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.03%) IIS
3 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (2.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.94%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.81%) Office 365
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (39.84%) Firewall
2 44 (17.89%) TCP/IP
3 36 (14.63%) Network Security
4 33 (13.41%) Wireshark
5 32 (13.01%) Internet
6 24 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (9.76%) WAN
7 21 (8.54%) DNS
8 20 (8.13%) LAN
9 19 (7.72%) FTP
10 18 (7.32%) HTTP
11 17 (6.91%) DHCP
12 14 (5.69%) SMTP
13 13 (5.28%) X.400
14 11 (4.47%) Intrusion Detection
15 5 (2.03%) SSL
16 4 (1.63%) BIG-IP
16 4 (1.63%) MPLS
17 3 (1.22%) BGP
17 3 (1.22%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.76%) Big Data
2 19 (7.72%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.63%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.81%) InterBase
General
1 63 (25.61%) Finance
2 28 (11.38%) Banking
3 25 (10.16%) Telecoms
4 21 (8.54%) Electronics
4 21 (8.54%) Manufacturing
4 21 (8.54%) Marketing
5 3 (1.22%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.22%) Retail
5 3 (1.22%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.81%) Advertising
6 2 (0.81%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.41%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.41%) French Language
7 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.41%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 102 (41.46%) Analyst
2 71 (28.86%) SOC Analyst
3 65 (26.42%) Security Analyst
4 29 (11.79%) Security Manager
5 27 (10.98%) Security Engineer
6 25 (10.16%) Senior Analyst
7 24 (9.76%) Consultant
8 22 (8.94%) Security Consultant
9 20 (8.13%) Finance Manager
10 19 (7.72%) Network Engineer
11 17 (6.91%) Information Manager
11 17 (6.91%) Information Security Manager
11 17 (6.91%) IT Consultant
11 17 (6.91%) IT Security Consultant
11 17 (6.91%) Technical Leader
12 16 (6.50%) Operations Analyst
12 16 (6.50%) SIEM Analyst
13 15 (6.10%) Cybersecurity Engineer
13 15 (6.10%) Security Operations Analyst
14 13 (5.28%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.76%) SailPoint
2 18 (7.32%) React
2 18 (7.32%) Spring
3 17 (6.91%) RESTful
4 12 (4.88%) .NET
5 1 (0.41%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.41%) REST
5 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (17.89%) Security Operations Centre
2 31 (12.60%) Cyberthreat
3 29 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.72%) iPad
4 19 (7.72%) Management Information System
4 19 (7.72%) User Experience
5 15 (6.10%) CESG
6 12 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (2.44%) Fintech
7 6 (2.44%) PKI
8 5 (2.03%) Cyber Defence
9 4 (1.63%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.63%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.22%) SCADA
11 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.81%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.41%) Cyber Attack
12 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 86 (34.96%) Linux
2 76 (30.89%) Windows
3 39 (15.85%) Unix
4 8 (3.25%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.63%) CentOS
6 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.81%) AIX
8 2 (0.81%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.41%) HPUX
9 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (69.92%) SIEM
2 95 (38.62%) Cybersecurity
3 92 (37.40%) Security Monitoring
4 90 (36.59%) Information Security
5 81 (32.93%) Security Operations
6 59 (23.98%) Analytics
7 55 (22.36%) ITIL
8 52 (21.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 45 (18.29%) Software Engineering
10 43 (17.48%) Incident Management
11 41 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
12 34 (13.82%) Network Monitoring
12 34 (13.82%) Security Architecture
12 34 (13.82%) Threat Intelligence
13 33 (13.41%) Penetration Testing
14 30 (12.20%) Information Management
15 27 (10.98%) Privileged Access Management
16 25 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (8.54%) Digital Marketing
17 21 (8.54%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (16.67%) Java
2 28 (11.38%) SQL
3 27 (10.98%) Python
4 5 (2.03%) Perl
4 5 (2.03%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.63%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.22%) PHP
7 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.81%) C#
7 2 (0.81%) C++
7 2 (0.81%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 69 (28.05%) CISSP
1 69 (28.05%) GIAC
2 66 (26.83%) Security Cleared
3 44 (17.89%) GCIH
4 42 (17.07%) Degree
4 42 (17.07%) SC Cleared
5 38 (15.45%) DV Cleared
6 34 (13.82%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (13.01%) GCIA
8 29 (11.79%) CISM
9 26 (10.57%) SANS
10 24 (9.76%) CCNA
10 24 (9.76%) GSEC
11 22 (8.94%) CISA
11 22 (8.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 21 (8.54%) GISF
13 15 (6.10%) CCNP
14 13 (5.28%) CISMP
14 13 (5.28%) MCSE
14 13 (5.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.63%) GPG13
4 3 (1.22%) COBIT
5 2 (0.81%) FIPS 140-2
5 2 (0.81%) ISO 22301
5 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (22.76%) Snort
2 18 (7.32%) ProxySG
3 11 (4.47%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.03%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.81%) vCloud
7 2 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.81%) vSphere
7 2 (0.81%) XenApp
8 1 (0.41%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.41%) Squid
8 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (13.41%) RSA enVision
2 29 (11.79%) QRadar
3 25 (10.16%) Nessus
3 25 (10.16%) SCCM
4 24 (9.76%) RSA Security Analytics
4 24 (9.76%) WSUS
5 23 (9.35%) McAfee ePO
6 21 (8.54%) Core Impact
6 21 (8.54%) Nexpose
6 21 (8.54%) OpenVAS
6 21 (8.54%) PowerBroker
7 12 (4.88%) Nmap
8 10 (4.07%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 7 (2.85%) FortiGate
10 4 (1.63%) ArcSight ESM
10 4 (1.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (1.22%) RSA Archer
11 3 (1.22%) SCOM
11 3 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (0.81%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 79 (32.11%) LogRhythm
2 77 (31.30%) Splunk
3 63 (25.61%) Palo Alto
4 57 (23.17%) Cisco
5 54 (21.95%) HP
6 46 (18.70%) Qualys
7 45 (18.29%) CheckPoint
8 35 (14.23%) CyberArk
8 35 (14.23%) SolarWinds
9 33 (13.41%) McAfee
10 28 (11.38%) Juniper
11 26 (10.57%) Symantec
12 25 (10.16%) AlienVault
13 22 (8.94%) LogLogic
14 21 (8.54%) Aveksa
14 21 (8.54%) Bomgar
14 21 (8.54%) SAP
15 20 (8.13%) Blue Coat
15 20 (8.13%) NetWitness
16 18 (7.32%) Jaspersoft