Period
to 21 February 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 941 1032 899
Rank change year-on-year +91 -133 +71
Permanent jobs citing ArcSight 155 169 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.096% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.22% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 114 141 242
UK median annual salary £53,750 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.31% +18.18% +4.76%
10th Percentile £38,263 £39,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +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 63,949 77,874 77,105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.27% 44.17% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49,222 61,642 62,020
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 2019.

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 2019. 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 +63 139 £50,000 -23.08% 19
UK excluding London +89 90 £50,000 -9.09% 15
London -2 47 £55,000 -25.68% 5
North of England +74 24 £45,000 +16.13% 1
South West +14 23 £50,000 +11.11% 9
South East +26 22 £50,000 -16.67% 3
Midlands +38 19 £69,250 +25.91% 1
Yorkshire +44 12 £47,500 +50.79% 1
West Midlands +42 12 £65,000 +30.00% 1
North West +24 11 £38,263 -23.47%
East Midlands +37 7 £77,500 +29.17%
East of England +54 2 £40,750 -32.08%
North East - 1 £38,263 -

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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.

1 112 (72.26%) SIEM
2 79 (50.97%) Splunk
3 72 (46.45%) Firewall
4 70 (45.16%) Linux
5 68 (43.87%) Cybersecurity
6 65 (41.94%) Cisco
7 57 (36.77%) Windows
8 49 (31.61%) Security Operations
9 48 (30.97%) Python
9 48 (30.97%) CheckPoint
10 45 (29.03%) Vulnerability Management
11 44 (28.39%) Nessus
12 43 (27.74%) LogRhythm
13 41 (26.45%) Palo Alto
14 39 (25.16%) Degree
15 35 (22.58%) Network Security
15 35 (22.58%) Security Cleared
16 34 (21.94%) Information Security
16 34 (21.94%) QRadar
17 33 (21.29%) Symantec
17 33 (21.29%) Qualys
18 32 (20.65%) Bash Shell
18 32 (20.65%) McAfee
19 31 (20.00%) Unix
19 31 (20.00%) Wireshark
20 29 (18.71%) VMware
21 28 (18.06%) SC Cleared
22 27 (17.42%) Incident Management
22 27 (17.42%) F5
22 27 (17.42%) ITIL

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 6 (3.87%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.58%) IIS
3 2 (1.29%) Apache
3 2 (1.29%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.58%) OpenDNS
5 2 (1.29%) Akamai
5 2 (1.29%) IaaS
5 2 (1.29%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.29%) Office 365
5 2 (1.29%) PaaS
5 2 (1.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (46.45%) Firewall
2 35 (22.58%) Network Security
3 31 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 22 (14.19%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (14.19%) TCP/IP
5 21 (13.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (12.90%) Cisco ISE
6 20 (12.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 20 (12.90%) TACACS
6 20 (12.90%) tcpdump
7 19 (12.26%) Intrusion Detection
8 16 (10.32%) Sourcefire
9 15 (9.68%) BGP
9 15 (9.68%) DHCP
9 15 (9.68%) DNS
9 15 (9.68%) OSPF
10 11 (7.10%) Internet
10 11 (7.10%) WAN
11 10 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 10 (6.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.03%) Big Data
2 6 (3.87%) Hadoop
3 5 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.94%) MySQL
5 2 (1.29%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.29%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.29%) Redis
6 1 (0.65%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 12 (7.74%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.65%) Ant
General
1 23 (14.84%) Finance
2 14 (9.03%) Aerospace
3 12 (7.74%) Banking
3 12 (7.74%) Telecoms
4 11 (7.10%) Retail
5 9 (5.81%) Military
6 2 (1.29%) Advertising
6 2 (1.29%) Electronics
6 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (36.13%) Analyst
2 44 (28.39%) Security Analyst
3 29 (18.71%) SOC Analyst
4 28 (18.06%) Security Engineer
5 26 (16.77%) Network Engineer
6 12 (7.74%) SIEM Engineer
6 12 (7.74%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (7.10%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 11 (7.10%) IT Analyst
7 11 (7.10%) IT Security Analyst
7 11 (7.10%) Operations Engineer
8 10 (6.45%) Network Support
8 10 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
8 10 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (6.45%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.81%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (5.16%) Consultant
10 8 (5.16%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 8 (5.16%) Security Consultant
10 8 (5.16%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.81%) Web Services
2 6 (3.87%) LDAP
3 2 (1.29%) CGI
3 2 (1.29%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.29%) Flask
3 2 (1.29%) Middleware
4 1 (0.65%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.65%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 23 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (10.97%) Security Operations Centre
4 10 (6.45%) Private Cloud
5 7 (4.52%) Cyberattack
6 6 (3.87%) Cyber Defence
7 5 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (2.58%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.58%) PKI
9 2 (1.29%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 2 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.29%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 70 (45.16%) Linux
2 57 (36.77%) Windows
3 31 (20.00%) Unix
4 12 (7.74%) Kali Linux
5 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.23%) CentOS
7 2 (1.29%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (72.26%) SIEM
2 68 (43.87%) Cybersecurity
3 49 (31.61%) Security Operations
4 45 (29.03%) Vulnerability Management
5 34 (21.94%) Information Security
6 27 (17.42%) Incident Management
6 27 (17.42%) ITIL
7 26 (16.77%) Threat Intelligence
8 24 (15.48%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 22 (14.19%) Computer Science
9 22 (14.19%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (12.90%) Data Loss Prevention
10 20 (12.90%) Load Balancing
11 18 (11.61%) Patch Management
11 18 (11.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 17 (10.97%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (10.97%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 16 (10.32%) Identity Access Management
13 16 (10.32%) Malware Analysis
14 14 (9.03%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 48 (30.97%) Python
2 32 (20.65%) Bash Shell
3 20 (12.90%) Tcl
4 18 (11.61%) PowerShell
5 11 (7.10%) SQL
6 9 (5.81%) C
6 9 (5.81%) C#
6 9 (5.81%) C++
6 9 (5.81%) VB
7 8 (5.16%) Perl
8 5 (3.23%) Java
9 4 (2.58%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (25.16%) Degree
2 35 (22.58%) Security Cleared
3 28 (18.06%) SC Cleared
4 27 (17.42%) CISSP
5 20 (12.90%) SANS
6 18 (11.61%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (10.97%) GIAC
8 16 (10.32%) CCNA
9 15 (9.68%) DV Cleared
10 14 (9.03%) CISM
11 12 (7.74%) CCNP
11 12 (7.74%) CCSA
11 12 (7.74%) CCSE
12 10 (6.45%) GCIA
12 10 (6.45%) GCIH
13 9 (5.81%) CEH
14 8 (5.16%) CISA
15 6 (3.87%) RHCA
15 6 (3.87%) RHCE
16 5 (3.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.68%) COBIT
2 8 (5.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.87%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.58%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.29%) GDPR
5 2 (1.29%) GPG13
5 2 (1.29%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (12.90%) Snort
1 20 (12.90%) VMware NSX
2 9 (5.81%) Docker
2 9 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (3.87%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.87%) NFS
4 3 (1.94%) Corosync
4 3 (1.94%) vSphere
5 2 (1.29%) HDFS
5 2 (1.29%) Squid
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 44 (28.39%) Nessus
2 34 (21.94%) QRadar
3 23 (14.84%) ArcSight ESM
4 20 (12.90%) Puppet
5 15 (9.68%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 12 (7.74%) Nexpose
6 12 (7.74%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (7.10%) CSIRT
7 11 (7.10%) Suricata
8 10 (6.45%) Nagios
8 10 (6.45%) Netcool
8 10 (6.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 9 (5.81%) EnCase
9 9 (5.81%) FTK
9 9 (5.81%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 9 (5.81%) RSA enVision
10 6 (3.87%) vCenter Server
11 5 (3.23%) AirWatch
11 5 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
12 4 (2.58%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 79 (50.97%) Splunk
2 65 (41.94%) Cisco
3 48 (30.97%) CheckPoint
4 43 (27.74%) LogRhythm
5 41 (26.45%) Palo Alto
6 33 (21.29%) Qualys
6 33 (21.29%) Symantec
7 32 (20.65%) McAfee
8 29 (18.71%) VMware
9 27 (17.42%) CyberArk
9 27 (17.42%) F5
10 24 (15.48%) Blue Coat
11 23 (14.84%) NetWitness
12 22 (14.19%) SolarWinds
13 15 (9.68%) FireEye
13 15 (9.68%) IBM
14 14 (9.03%) Google
14 14 (9.03%) NetScout
15 13 (8.39%) AlienVault
15 13 (8.39%) Forcepoint