Period
to 21 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1005 959 862
Rank change year-on-year -46 -97 +190
Permanent jobs citing ArcSight 153 241 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.091% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 131 185 337
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £40,380 £33,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £90,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% -

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 74,249 78,553 87,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.94% 44.57% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 57,570 61,142 71,453
UK median annual salary £49,875 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for ArcSight in the UK

ArcSight
Top 14 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 August 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 -56 141 £60,000 +9.09% 36
UK excluding London -47 81 £60,000 +33.33% 18
London -12 66 £60,000 - 18
South East +2 43 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Midlands -3 12 £50,000 +17.65% 4
East of England +26 10 £50,000 +8.70%
West Midlands +19 9 £37,500 -11.76% 3
North of England +43 7 £50,000 - 4
Scotland -13 6 £55,000 -4.35%
North West +23 4 £51,198 - 2
South West -47 3 £45,000 +12.50% 3
East Midlands 0 2 £77,500 - 1
North East - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 110 (71.90%) Splunk
2 109 (71.24%) SIEM
3 85 (55.56%) LogRhythm
4 75 (49.02%) Information Security
5 64 (41.83%) QRadar
6 62 (40.52%) Cybersecurity
7 59 (38.56%) CISSP
8 53 (34.64%) Firewall
9 50 (32.68%) Security Operations
10 47 (30.72%) PCI DSS
11 46 (30.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 46 (30.07%) Finance
12 45 (29.41%) Qualys
13 42 (27.45%) ITIL
14 40 (26.14%) Vulnerability Management
15 37 (24.18%) Nessus
16 35 (22.88%) SolarWinds
16 35 (22.88%) AlienVault
17 34 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
17 34 (22.22%) Network Security
18 31 (20.26%) CEH
18 31 (20.26%) Linux
19 30 (19.61%) Degree
20 29 (18.95%) CISM
21 28 (18.30%) Nexpose
22 27 (17.65%) Palo Alto
22 27 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
22 27 (17.65%) COBIT
23 26 (16.99%) CISA
23 26 (16.99%) Cisco

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 (8.50%) Apache
1 13 (8.50%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.96%) IIS
3 2 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.31%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (34.64%) Firewall
2 34 (22.22%) Network Security
3 11 (7.19%) Sourcefire
4 9 (5.88%) LAN
4 9 (5.88%) WAN
5 7 (4.58%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (3.92%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.27%) Cisco Firepower
7 5 (3.27%) VPN
8 4 (2.61%) Internet
8 4 (2.61%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.65%) DHCP
9 1 (0.65%) DNS
9 1 (0.65%) IPsec
9 1 (0.65%) SAN
9 1 (0.65%) SMTP
9 1 (0.65%) VoIP
9 1 (0.65%) Wireless
9 1 (0.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.80%) Hadoop
2 12 (7.84%) Big Data
3 3 (1.96%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.65%) MySQL
5 1 (0.65%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.65%) Redis
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Metasploit
1 2 (1.31%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.65%) AppScan
2 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
General
1 46 (30.07%) Finance
2 4 (2.61%) Law
3 3 (1.96%) Banking
4 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (46.41%) Analyst
2 63 (41.18%) Security Analyst
3 28 (18.30%) Security Engineer
4 27 (17.65%) Information Analyst
4 27 (17.65%) Information Security Analyst
5 25 (16.34%) Senior Analyst
6 21 (13.73%) Senior Security Analyst
6 21 (13.73%) SOC Analyst
7 18 (11.76%) Senior Information Analyst
7 18 (11.76%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 17 (11.11%) Consultant
9 10 (6.54%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 10 (6.54%) Security Consultant
9 10 (6.54%) SIEM Analyst
10 9 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 8 (5.23%) SIEM Engineer
12 7 (4.58%) ArcSight Analyst
12 7 (4.58%) Security Specialist
13 6 (3.92%) Senior Consultant
14 5 (3.27%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.38%) SailPoint
2 13 (8.50%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.31%) CGI
3 2 (1.31%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.31%) REST
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.65%) Flask
4 1 (0.65%) JSON
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
4 1 (0.65%) SAML
4 1 (0.65%) SOAP
4 1 (0.65%) Web Services
4 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.99%) Security Operations Centre
2 21 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (10.46%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.54%) Fintech
5 8 (5.23%) Data Centre
5 8 (5.23%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.61%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (2.61%) PKI
7 3 (1.96%) Cyberattack
7 3 (1.96%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.31%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (1.31%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.31%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (1.31%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.31%) Smartcard
8 2 (1.31%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.65%) Clustering
9 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.65%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.26%) Linux
2 22 (14.38%) Windows
3 8 (5.23%) Unix
4 4 (2.61%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.31%) CentOS
6 2 (1.31%) Kali Linux
6 2 (1.31%) Solaris
7 1 (0.65%) AIX
7 1 (0.65%) HPUX
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (71.24%) SIEM
2 75 (49.02%) Information Security
3 62 (40.52%) Cybersecurity
4 50 (32.68%) Security Operations
5 42 (27.45%) ITIL
6 40 (26.14%) Vulnerability Management
7 34 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
8 24 (15.69%) Privileged Access Management
9 23 (15.03%) Analytics
10 22 (14.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (13.73%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 18 (11.76%) Threat Intelligence
13 16 (10.46%) Identity Access Management
14 15 (9.80%) Incident Management
14 15 (9.80%) Risk Management
15 13 (8.50%) Penetration Testing
16 12 (7.84%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
16 12 (7.84%) Malware Analysis
16 12 (7.84%) Problem Management
16 12 (7.84%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.61%) Python
2 3 (1.96%) Bash Shell
2 3 (1.96%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.96%) SQL
3 2 (1.31%) Java
4 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.65%) Perl
4 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 59 (38.56%) CISSP
2 31 (20.26%) CEH
3 30 (19.61%) Degree
4 29 (18.95%) CISM
5 26 (16.99%) CISA
6 19 (12.42%) Security Cleared
7 13 (8.50%) SANS
8 12 (7.84%) GCIH
8 12 (7.84%) SSCP
9 11 (7.19%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (6.54%) GSEC
11 9 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (5.88%) OSCP
12 8 (5.23%) SC Cleared
13 7 (4.58%) CCNA
14 5 (3.27%) CCNP
14 5 (3.27%) CREST Certified
15 4 (2.61%) DV Cleared
16 3 (1.96%) GCIA
16 3 (1.96%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (30.72%) PCI DSS
2 46 (30.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (17.65%) COBIT
3 27 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (7.19%) GPG13
5 7 (4.58%) GDPR
6 4 (2.61%) ISO 31000
7 3 (1.96%) ISO 9001
8 2 (1.31%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (1.31%) ISO 22301
8 2 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.65%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.65%) QA
9 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (9.15%) Snort
2 9 (5.88%) HDFS
3 3 (1.96%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.65%) Docker
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 64 (41.83%) QRadar
2 37 (24.18%) Nessus
3 28 (18.30%) Nexpose
4 23 (15.03%) Core Impact
4 23 (15.03%) OpenVAS
5 9 (5.88%) Suricata
6 7 (4.58%) Nmap
7 6 (3.92%) Stealthwatch
8 4 (2.61%) RSA Security Analytics
9 3 (1.96%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (1.96%) PowerBroker
10 2 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.31%) RSA enVision
10 2 (1.31%) Trend Micro Deep Security
10 2 (1.31%) WSUS
11 1 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.65%) Netcool
11 1 (0.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 1 (0.65%) OSSEC
11 1 (0.65%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 110 (71.90%) Splunk
2 85 (55.56%) LogRhythm
3 45 (29.41%) Qualys
4 35 (22.88%) AlienVault
4 35 (22.88%) SolarWinds
5 27 (17.65%) Palo Alto
6 26 (16.99%) Cisco
7 24 (15.69%) CyberArk
8 22 (14.38%) Aveksa
8 22 (14.38%) Bomgar
8 22 (14.38%) CheckPoint
9 14 (9.15%) FireEye
9 14 (9.15%) HP
9 14 (9.15%) McAfee
10 12 (7.84%) Fortinet
10 12 (7.84%) TippingPoint
11 10 (6.54%) F5
12 9 (5.88%) Juniper
12 9 (5.88%) Microsoft
12 9 (5.88%) Sophos