Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1019 888 957
Rank change year-on-year -131 +69 +191
Permanent jobs citing ArcSight 169 301 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.39% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 141 242 295
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +4.76% -12.50%
10th Percentile £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £73,750
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 78,745 77,035 95,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.66% 43.79% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 62,460 61,949 77,661
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 £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -108 157 £65,000 +18.18% 22
London -39 81 £74,000 +13.85% 9
UK excluding London -84 81 £55,000 +10.00% 14
South East -28 32 £60,000 +36.36% 4
South West -2 19 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Midlands +16 16 £55,000 +83.33% 3
West Midlands -11 11 £50,000 +66.67% 2
North of England -29 7 £38,750 -17.55% 3
Scotland -49 6 £67,500 +25.58%
East Midlands - 5 £60,000 - 1
North West -22 4 £50,000 - 3
Yorkshire +5 3 £31,500 -21.25%
East of England -6 1 £60,000 +9.09%

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 136 (80.47%) SIEM
2 94 (55.62%) Splunk
3 82 (48.52%) Cybersecurity
4 67 (39.64%) Firewall
5 56 (33.14%) Information Security
6 53 (31.36%) Security Operations
7 51 (30.18%) Linux
8 45 (26.63%) Finance
9 40 (23.67%) Windows
10 39 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
11 37 (21.89%) Security Operations Centre
11 37 (21.89%) LogRhythm
12 36 (21.30%) CISSP
13 34 (20.12%) Security Cleared
14 33 (19.53%) Network Security
15 32 (18.93%) Python
15 32 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
15 32 (18.93%) QRadar
16 31 (18.34%) Security Monitoring
17 30 (17.75%) Degree
18 29 (17.16%) Unix
19 27 (15.98%) Security Architecture
20 25 (14.79%) Cisco
20 25 (14.79%) SC Cleared
21 23 (13.61%) ITIL
22 22 (13.02%) Palo Alto
23 21 (12.43%) Analytics
24 20 (11.83%) Service Management
24 20 (11.83%) Threat Analysis
24 20 (11.83%) RSA enVision

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 13 (7.69%) Apache
2 9 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (4.14%) Apache Spark
3 7 (4.14%) IIS
4 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (39.64%) Firewall
2 33 (19.53%) Network Security
3 19 (11.24%) DNS
4 14 (8.28%) TCP/IP
5 11 (6.51%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (5.92%) DHCP
6 10 (5.92%) Internet
7 8 (4.73%) VPN
8 5 (2.96%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (2.96%) FTP
8 5 (2.96%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (2.96%) SAN
9 4 (2.37%) HTTP
9 4 (2.37%) IPsec
9 4 (2.37%) LAN
9 4 (2.37%) WAN
10 3 (1.78%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.78%) Junos
11 1 (0.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.10%) Big Data
2 7 (4.14%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.59%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.59%) InterBase
4 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server
General
1 45 (26.63%) Finance
2 15 (8.88%) Banking
2 15 (8.88%) Retail
3 10 (5.92%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.37%) Military
4 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.18%) French Language
6 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (25.44%) Analyst
2 37 (21.89%) Consultant
3 33 (19.53%) Security Consultant
4 26 (15.38%) Security Engineer
5 24 (14.20%) Security Analyst
6 19 (11.24%) SOC Analyst
7 18 (10.65%) SIEM Consultant
8 17 (10.06%) Splunk Consultant
8 17 (10.06%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (7.10%) IT Consultant
9 12 (7.10%) IT Security Consultant
10 11 (6.51%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 10 (5.92%) IT Analyst
11 10 (5.92%) IT Security Analyst
12 9 (5.33%) SIEM Analyst
13 8 (4.73%) ArcSight Engineer
13 8 (4.73%) Security Manager
13 8 (4.73%) Senior Consultant
13 8 (4.73%) Senior Security Consultant
13 8 (4.73%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.14%) Regular Expression
2 6 (3.55%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (3.55%) LAPP Stack
2 6 (3.55%) PCRE
3 5 (2.96%) SailPoint
4 3 (1.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.89%) Security Operations Centre
2 32 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (10.06%) PKI
4 14 (8.28%) Management Information System
5 11 (6.51%) Cyberattack
6 10 (5.92%) Cyber Defence
7 9 (5.33%) Fintech
7 9 (5.33%) Smart Meter
8 8 (4.73%) Computer Science
9 7 (4.14%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.18%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (1.18%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 51 (30.18%) Linux
2 40 (23.67%) Windows
3 29 (17.16%) Unix
4 6 (3.55%) CentOS
4 6 (3.55%) Solaris
5 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.78%) AIX
7 1 (0.59%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (80.47%) SIEM
2 82 (48.52%) Cybersecurity
3 56 (33.14%) Information Security
4 53 (31.36%) Security Operations
5 39 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
6 31 (18.34%) Security Monitoring
7 27 (15.98%) Security Architecture
8 23 (13.61%) ITIL
9 21 (12.43%) Analytics
10 20 (11.83%) Service Management
10 20 (11.83%) Threat Analysis
11 16 (9.47%) Incident Management
12 15 (8.88%) Threat Intelligence
13 14 (8.28%) Identity Access Management
14 13 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
14 13 (7.69%) Risk Management
15 11 (6.51%) Data Loss Prevention
15 11 (6.51%) Event Correlation
16 10 (5.92%) Fraud Detection
16 10 (5.92%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.93%) Python
2 19 (11.24%) Bash Shell
3 17 (10.06%) PowerShell
4 8 (4.73%) Ruby
5 6 (3.55%) Perl
6 4 (2.37%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.59%) C
7 1 (0.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (21.30%) CISSP
2 34 (20.12%) Security Cleared
3 30 (17.75%) Degree
4 25 (14.79%) SC Cleared
5 19 (11.24%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (9.47%) CISM
7 11 (6.51%) CCNA
7 11 (6.51%) CCNP
7 11 (6.51%) SANS
8 10 (5.92%) CEH
8 10 (5.92%) GIAC
9 8 (4.73%) CISA
9 8 (4.73%) GCIH
10 6 (3.55%) IISP
10 6 (3.55%) OSCP
11 5 (2.96%) CCDP
11 5 (2.96%) GSEC
11 5 (2.96%) MCSE
11 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (2.37%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.65%) COBIT
1 18 (10.65%) PCI DSS
2 17 (10.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (8.88%) GPG13
4 10 (5.92%) GDPR
5 9 (5.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.78%) SLA
7 2 (1.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 16 (9.47%) Snort
2 8 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.55%) HDFS
4 4 (2.37%) Docker
4 4 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.37%) vCloud
5 3 (1.78%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.78%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.18%) Corosync
7 1 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (18.93%) QRadar
2 20 (11.83%) RSA enVision
3 9 (5.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (4.73%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (4.73%) Nessus
4 8 (4.73%) Puppet
4 8 (4.73%) RSA Security Analytics
5 6 (3.55%) ArcSight ESM
5 6 (3.55%) Suricata
6 5 (2.96%) RSA Archer
7 4 (2.37%) Core Impact
7 4 (2.37%) Nexpose
7 4 (2.37%) OpenVAS
7 4 (2.37%) PowerBroker
7 4 (2.37%) Stealthwatch
7 4 (2.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (2.37%) WSUS
8 3 (1.78%) Fluentd
8 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (1.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 94 (55.62%) Splunk
2 37 (21.89%) LogRhythm
3 25 (14.79%) Cisco
4 22 (13.02%) Palo Alto
5 18 (10.65%) CheckPoint
5 18 (10.65%) Sourcefire
6 16 (9.47%) McAfee
7 15 (8.88%) AlienVault
7 15 (8.88%) F5
8 14 (8.28%) SolarWinds
9 12 (7.10%) Fortinet
9 12 (7.10%) Juniper
10 11 (6.51%) Symantec
11 10 (5.92%) FireEye
12 9 (5.33%) HP
12 9 (5.33%) Qualys
13 8 (4.73%) ForeScout
13 8 (4.73%) Riverbed
13 8 (4.73%) TippingPoint
13 8 (4.73%) VMware