The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 110 119 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 20 3 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 0.16% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.20% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 24
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £55,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £63,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SIEM
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1527 1512 1317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.95% 81.20% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1340 1114
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SIEM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Birmingham

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 26 (74.29%) CISSP
2 17 (48.57%) CEH
2 17 (48.57%) Cyber Security
3 15 (42.86%) Information Security
4 13 (37.14%) Linux
5 10 (28.57%) Perl
6 9 (25.71%) Firewall
7 8 (22.86%) SSCP
8 7 (20.00%) Python
8 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (20.00%) REST
9 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
9 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
9 6 (17.14%) GIAC
9 6 (17.14%) GCFA
9 6 (17.14%) CISM
10 5 (14.29%) CESG
10 5 (14.29%) UNIX
10 5 (14.29%) HTML
10 5 (14.29%) CSS
10 5 (14.29%) CISA
10 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
10 5 (14.29%) CRISC
10 5 (14.29%) OSCP
11 4 (11.43%) HBase
11 4 (11.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (11.43%) Big Data
11 4 (11.43%) Cloudera
11 4 (11.43%) Vagrant

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Photoshop
1 3 (8.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
1 4 (11.43%) Apache Hive
1 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
1 4 (11.43%) HBase
1 4 (11.43%) Big Data
1 4 (11.43%) Impala
1 4 (11.43%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) PHPUnit
3 2 (5.71%) JUnit
4 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.86%) Sublime Text
General
1 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
1 3 (8.57%) Games
1 3 (8.57%) Banking
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Security Specialist
2 7 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.43%) PHP Developer
4 3 (8.57%) IT Security Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Security Officer
4 3 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Security Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Information Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) UI Developer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Security Officer
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Principal Security Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) UI Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) REST
1 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (14.29%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) CSS
3 4 (11.43%) CSS3
3 4 (11.43%) HTML5
3 4 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (8.57%) SOAP
4 3 (8.57%) jQuery
5 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.29%) CESG
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.57%) Graphic Design
4 2 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) UNIX
3 4 (11.43%) CentOS
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Cyber Security
2 15 (42.86%) Information Security
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Forensics
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) DevOps
4 3 (8.57%) OWASP
4 3 (8.57%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.57%) MVC
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
4 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.71%) Workflow Management
5 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.71%) Workflow
5 2 (5.71%) MVVM
5 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.71%) Web Development
5 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Perl
2 7 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.43%) PHP
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) CISSP
2 17 (48.57%) CEH
3 8 (22.86%) SSCP
4 6 (17.14%) CISM
4 6 (17.14%) GIAC
4 6 (17.14%) GCFA
5 5 (14.29%) CISA
5 5 (14.29%) CRISC
5 5 (14.29%) OSCP
6 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
7 3 (8.57%) PCI QSA
7 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.71%) ISACA
9 1 (2.86%) CCNA
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.86%) ACSA
9 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (11.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Puppet
1 4 (11.43%) Vagrant
1 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
1 4 (11.43%) Cloudera
2 3 (8.57%) Adobe
2 3 (8.57%) Qualys
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Car + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago