Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1009 901 833
Rank change year-on-year -108 -68 +266
Permanent jobs citing ArcSight 162 276 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.36% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 138 196 360
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +10.58%
10th Percentile £39,750 £32,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £88,250 £90,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +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 76,001 76,304 90,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.15% 44.34% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 59,606 60,899 73,702
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -110 150 £60,000 +9.09% 20
UK excluding London -59 87 £60,000 +33.33% 14
London -57 69 £70,000 +16.67% 6
South East +7 37 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Midlands 0 19 £50,000 +17.65% 3
West Midlands +5 15 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East of England +15 10 £50,000 +8.70% 3
South West -50 8 £41,500 +0.61% 1
North of England 0 7 £52,396 +30.99%
Scotland -37 6 £55,000 -4.35%
North West -5 5 £52,396 +38.81%
East Midlands 0 4 £60,000 - 1
North East -19 2 - -

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 122 (75.31%) SIEM
2 117 (72.22%) Splunk
3 81 (50.00%) LogRhythm
4 79 (48.77%) Information Security
5 71 (43.83%) Firewall
6 65 (40.12%) QRadar
7 64 (39.51%) Cybersecurity
8 60 (37.04%) Finance
9 48 (29.63%) CISSP
10 47 (29.01%) Security Operations
11 41 (25.31%) ITIL
12 40 (24.69%) Linux
13 38 (23.46%) Vulnerability Management
13 38 (23.46%) Network Security
13 38 (23.46%) PCI DSS
14 37 (22.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 34 (20.99%) COBIT
15 34 (20.99%) Windows
16 33 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
17 32 (19.75%) Degree
18 29 (17.90%) AlienVault
18 29 (17.90%) Security Operations Centre
19 28 (17.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 28 (17.28%) Qualys
20 27 (16.67%) Nessus
20 27 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
21 24 (14.81%) CEH
21 24 (14.81%) Security Cleared
21 24 (14.81%) SolarWinds
22 23 (14.20%) 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 15 (9.26%) Apache
2 13 (8.02%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.85%) IIS
4 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 71 (43.83%) Firewall
2 38 (23.46%) Network Security
3 11 (6.79%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.56%) Sourcefire
5 6 (3.70%) Internet
5 6 (3.70%) LAN
5 6 (3.70%) WAN
6 4 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.85%) Cisco Firepower
7 3 (1.85%) VPN
8 2 (1.23%) DNS
8 2 (1.23%) IPsec
9 1 (0.62%) DHCP
9 1 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.62%) SAN
9 1 (0.62%) SMTP
9 1 (0.62%) VoIP
9 1 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.64%) Big Data
1 14 (8.64%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.47%) Apache Hive
3 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.62%) MySQL
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Metasploit
1 2 (1.23%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.62%) AppScan
2 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
General
1 60 (37.04%) Finance
2 14 (8.64%) Retail
3 6 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.47%) Banking
6 2 (1.23%) Military
7 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (47.53%) Analyst
2 66 (40.74%) Security Analyst
3 29 (17.90%) Security Engineer
4 27 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
5 22 (13.58%) Information Analyst
5 22 (13.58%) Information Security Analyst
5 22 (13.58%) Senior Analyst
6 17 (10.49%) Senior Security Analyst
7 13 (8.02%) Senior Information Analyst
7 13 (8.02%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 13 (8.02%) SIEM Analyst
8 12 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 12 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 11 (6.79%) Consultant
10 10 (6.17%) ArcSight Analyst
10 10 (6.17%) IT Analyst
10 10 (6.17%) IT Security Analyst
11 8 (4.94%) Security Manager
12 7 (4.32%) Security Specialist
12 7 (4.32%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.88%) SailPoint
2 12 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.23%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (1.23%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.23%) REST
4 1 (0.62%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.62%) CGI
4 1 (0.62%) JSON
4 1 (0.62%) LDAP
4 1 (0.62%) SAML
4 1 (0.62%) SOAP
4 1 (0.62%) Web Services
4 1 (0.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (17.90%) Security Operations Centre
3 19 (11.73%) Computer Science
4 18 (11.11%) Fintech
4 18 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 10 (6.17%) Data Centre
6 8 (4.94%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (3.09%) Cyberattack
8 3 (1.85%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (1.85%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.85%) PKI
9 2 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.23%) Smartcard
9 2 (1.23%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.62%) FMCG
10 1 (0.62%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 40 (24.69%) Linux
2 34 (20.99%) Windows
3 18 (11.11%) Unix
4 8 (4.94%) Solaris
5 4 (2.47%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.23%) CentOS
6 2 (1.23%) Kali Linux
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.62%) AIX
7 1 (0.62%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.62%) HPUX
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (75.31%) SIEM
2 79 (48.77%) Information Security
3 64 (39.51%) Cybersecurity
4 47 (29.01%) Security Operations
5 41 (25.31%) ITIL
6 38 (23.46%) Vulnerability Management
7 27 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
8 21 (12.96%) Analytics
9 19 (11.73%) Incident Management
10 18 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 17 (10.49%) Creative Thinking
12 16 (9.88%) Privileged Access Management
12 16 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (9.26%) Service Management
14 14 (8.64%) Malware Analysis
14 14 (8.64%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (7.41%) Protective Monitoring
15 12 (7.41%) Threat Analysis
15 12 (7.41%) Visualisation
16 11 (6.79%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.17%) Python
2 8 (4.94%) Bash Shell
2 8 (4.94%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.85%) SQL
4 2 (1.23%) Java
5 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.62%) Perl
5 1 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 48 (29.63%) CISSP
2 32 (19.75%) Degree
3 24 (14.81%) CEH
3 24 (14.81%) Security Cleared
4 23 (14.20%) CISM
5 18 (11.11%) CISA
6 14 (8.64%) SC Cleared
7 12 (7.41%) SANS
7 12 (7.41%) SSCP
8 11 (6.79%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (6.17%) GSEC
10 9 (5.56%) GCIH
11 8 (4.94%) OSCP
12 6 (3.70%) CCNP
13 5 (3.09%) CCNA
13 5 (3.09%) GIAC
14 4 (2.47%) DV Cleared
15 3 (1.85%) CREST Certified
15 3 (1.85%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (23.46%) PCI DSS
2 37 (22.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (20.99%) COBIT
4 28 (17.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (4.94%) GPG13
6 7 (4.32%) GDPR
7 4 (2.47%) ISO 31000
8 3 (1.85%) ISO 9001
9 2 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (1.23%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (1.23%) ISO 22301
9 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 1 (0.62%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (9.26%) Snort
2 8 (4.94%) HDFS
3 2 (1.23%) Docker
3 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.23%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 65 (40.12%) QRadar
2 27 (16.67%) Nessus
3 22 (13.58%) Nexpose
4 17 (10.49%) Core Impact
4 17 (10.49%) OpenVAS
5 16 (9.88%) RSA enVision
6 10 (6.17%) Stealthwatch
7 8 (4.94%) Suricata
8 4 (2.47%) Nmap
8 4 (2.47%) RSA Security Analytics
9 3 (1.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (1.85%) PowerBroker
10 2 (1.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (1.23%) Trend Micro Deep Security
11 1 (0.62%) CASB
11 1 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.62%) OSSEC
11 1 (0.62%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.62%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 117 (72.22%) Splunk
2 81 (50.00%) LogRhythm
3 29 (17.90%) AlienVault
4 28 (17.28%) Qualys
5 24 (14.81%) SolarWinds
6 21 (12.96%) Palo Alto
7 19 (11.73%) CyberArk
8 18 (11.11%) CheckPoint
9 17 (10.49%) Cisco
10 16 (9.88%) Aveksa
10 16 (9.88%) Bomgar
11 13 (8.02%) FireEye
12 12 (7.41%) McAfee
12 12 (7.41%) TippingPoint
13 11 (6.79%) Fortinet
14 10 (6.17%) Lancope
15 9 (5.56%) F5
15 9 (5.56%) Remedy
16 8 (4.94%) Sophos
17 7 (4.32%) Juniper