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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 109 109 126
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 23 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.13% 0.80% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.01% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 8
Average salary £67,500 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.94% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £61,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1657 1583 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.71% 79.51% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1365 1380 1441
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (61.76%) CISSP
2 16 (47.06%) CEH
2 16 (47.06%) Cyber Security
3 13 (38.24%) Firewall
4 11 (32.35%) Information Security
5 9 (26.47%) Linux
6 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
7 6 (17.65%) SSCP
7 6 (17.65%) Perl
8 5 (14.71%) Python
8 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
8 5 (14.71%) CESG
8 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
8 5 (14.71%) REST
9 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (11.76%) Coaching
9 4 (11.76%) GCFA
9 4 (11.76%) Finance
9 4 (11.76%) GIAC
9 4 (11.76%) Project Management
9 4 (11.76%) CISM
9 4 (11.76%) Change Management
9 4 (11.76%) UNIX
10 3 (8.82%) HTML
10 3 (8.82%) Apache
10 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
10 3 (8.82%) CSS
10 3 (8.82%) SOAP
10 3 (8.82%) CISA
10 3 (8.82%) JavaScript

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (8.82%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Hive
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.88%) HBase
1 2 (5.88%) Big Data
1 2 (5.88%) Impala
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Sublime Text
3 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Security Specialist
2 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Security Manager
3 6 (17.65%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Security Project Manager
4 5 (14.71%) IT Security Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Security Officer
5 3 (8.82%) IT Security Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) IT Security Officer
6 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.88%) UI Developer
6 2 (5.88%) UI Programmer
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Information Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) REST
1 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) SOAP
2 3 (8.82%) jQuery
3 2 (5.88%) HTML5
3 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.88%) CSS3
3 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) CESG
2 3 (8.82%) Graphic Design
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Cyber Security
2 11 (32.35%) Information Security
3 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
4 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Change Management
5 4 (11.76%) Coaching
6 3 (8.82%) OWASP
6 3 (8.82%) MVC
6 3 (8.82%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.88%) Workflow Management
7 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.88%) Web Development
7 2 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.88%) Workflow
7 2 (5.88%) MVVM
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps
8 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Perl
2 5 (14.71%) Python
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) PHP
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) CISSP
2 16 (47.06%) CEH
3 6 (17.65%) SSCP
4 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (11.76%) CISM
4 4 (11.76%) GIAC
4 4 (11.76%) GCFA
5 3 (8.82%) OSCP
5 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) CISA
5 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (5.88%) CRISC
6 2 (5.88%) ISACA
7 1 (2.94%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Nessus
2 2 (5.88%) Puppet
2 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
2 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe
1 3 (8.82%) Qualys
2 2 (5.88%) Cloudera
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
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