The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 26 25 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.93% 2.27% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 3.03% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £90,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SIEM
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 99 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 85.19% 75.00% 62.72%
Number of salaries quoted 54 65 107
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -20.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SIEM
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Belfast region.

SIEM Salary Trend in Belfast

SIEM
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing SIEM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SIEM.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing SIEM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SIEM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS