The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 85 106 111
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 61 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.59% 1.23% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 1.45% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 11
Median salary £45,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £73,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median 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
2020 1730 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 85.70% 85.14% 84.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1428 1429
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 72 (61.54%) Security Operations
2 54 (46.15%) CISSP
3 44 (37.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (36.75%) CISM
5 39 (33.33%) ITIL
6 37 (31.62%) PCI DSS
7 36 (30.77%) Security Operations Centre
8 35 (29.91%) Active Directory
9 34 (29.06%) CISA
9 34 (29.06%) Cybersecurity
9 34 (29.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 33 (28.21%) Finance
11 31 (26.50%) Firewall
11 31 (26.50%) Data Centre
11 31 (26.50%) Data Centre Operations
12 30 (25.64%) ITIL Certification
13 27 (23.08%) Information Security
14 25 (21.37%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (21.37%) Security Cleared
15 22 (18.80%) SC Cleared
16 21 (17.95%) Data Loss Prevention
17 20 (17.09%) PKI
18 19 (16.24%) Windows
19 18 (15.38%) SSL
20 13 (11.11%) Linux
20 13 (11.11%) Network Security
21 12 (10.26%) ArcSight
21 12 (10.26%) Unix
22 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
22 9 (7.69%) Data Protection

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (4.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.50%) Firewall
2 18 (15.38%) SSL
3 13 (11.11%) Network Security
4 6 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.13%) Wireless
5 5 (4.27%) LAN
5 5 (4.27%) WAN
6 4 (3.42%) VPN
7 3 (2.56%) HTTP
7 3 (2.56%) IPsec
8 2 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.42%) Big Data
General
1 33 (28.21%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Banking
2 7 (5.98%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.85%) Legal
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (27.35%) Operations Manager
2 28 (23.93%) Analyst
3 23 (19.66%) Security Analyst
4 21 (17.95%) Security Officer
5 20 (17.09%) IT Security Officer
6 12 (10.26%) Security Specialist
6 12 (10.26%) SIEM Specialist
7 11 (9.40%) Consultant
7 11 (9.40%) Security Consultant
8 9 (7.69%) IT Analyst
8 9 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) Operational Security Manager
9 8 (6.84%) Security Manager
9 8 (6.84%) Security Operations Manager
9 8 (6.84%) Security Operations Specialist
10 7 (5.98%) SOC Analyst
10 7 (5.98%) SOC Manager
11 6 (5.13%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 6 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (5.13%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.71%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 36 (30.77%) Security Operations Centre
2 31 (26.50%) Data Centre
3 25 (21.37%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (17.09%) PKI
5 8 (6.84%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.85%) iPad
7 1 (0.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.24%) Windows
2 13 (11.11%) Linux
3 12 (10.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (61.54%) Security Operations
2 39 (33.33%) ITIL
3 34 (29.06%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (29.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 31 (26.50%) Data Centre Operations
5 27 (23.08%) Information Security
6 21 (17.95%) Data Loss Prevention
7 9 (7.69%) Data Protection
8 8 (6.84%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (5.13%) Analytics
9 6 (5.13%) Fraud Detection
9 6 (5.13%) Identity Management
9 6 (5.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 6 (5.13%) Threat Analysis
10 5 (4.27%) Information Security Management
10 5 (4.27%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (4.27%) Security Architecture
10 5 (4.27%) Security Management
10 5 (4.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (3.42%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.42%) Python
2 3 (2.56%) Perl
3 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.71%) VB
4 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (46.15%) CISSP
2 43 (36.75%) CISM
3 34 (29.06%) CISA
4 30 (25.64%) ITIL Certification
5 25 (21.37%) Security Cleared
6 22 (18.80%) SC Cleared
7 9 (7.69%) CEH
8 8 (6.84%) Degree
9 4 (3.42%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.71%) GIAC
11 1 (0.85%) CCNA
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.85%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (37.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (31.62%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.42%) GPG13
4 3 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 35 (29.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (5.98%) Nessus
2 2 (1.71%) Nexpose
2 2 (1.71%) Proventia
2 2 (1.71%) QRadar
3 1 (0.85%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 12 (10.26%) ArcSight
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.98%) Splunk
4 5 (4.27%) Qualys
5 4 (3.42%) Cisco
6 3 (2.56%) F5
6 3 (2.56%) Intel Security
6 3 (2.56%) Remedy
7 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.71%) Citrix
7 2 (1.71%) Juniper
7 2 (1.71%) LogRhythm
7 2 (1.71%) Mercator
7 2 (1.71%) ScanSafe
8 1 (0.85%) IBM
8 1 (0.85%) Imperva
8 1 (0.85%) LogLogic
8 1 (0.85%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.85%) NetWitness
8 1 (0.85%) Sourcefire
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