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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 71 105 112
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +7
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 50 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.86% 1.25% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 1.45% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 11
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.38% +10.52%

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
1594 1863 1468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 91.14% 86.33% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1224 1512 1275
Median salary £45,000 £43,596 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 57 (55.34%) CISSP
1 57 (55.34%) Firewall
2 44 (42.72%) CISM
3 43 (41.75%) ITIL
4 38 (36.89%) Data Centre
5 37 (35.92%) PCI DSS
6 36 (34.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 35 (33.98%) Cyber Essentials
8 33 (32.04%) Cybersecurity
8 33 (32.04%) Information Security
9 32 (31.07%) CISA
9 32 (31.07%) Vulnerability Management
10 31 (30.10%) GPG13
10 31 (30.10%) Security Operations
10 31 (30.10%) IBM
11 30 (29.13%) QRadar
12 29 (28.16%) Presales
13 27 (26.21%) Reverse Engineering
13 27 (26.21%) Penetration Testing
14 25 (24.27%) Security Cleared
14 25 (24.27%) Network Security
14 25 (24.27%) Malware Detection/Protection
14 25 (24.27%) ITIL Certification
15 24 (23.30%) Malware Analysis
15 24 (23.30%) Customer Requirements
16 22 (21.36%) CEH
16 22 (21.36%) Risk Management
16 22 (21.36%) SC Cleared
17 21 (20.39%) Risk Assessment
18 20 (19.42%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.97%) IIS
Business Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Sentinel
2 14 (13.59%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Office 365
2 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (55.34%) Firewall
2 25 (24.27%) Network Security
3 14 (13.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (10.68%) TCP/IP
5 7 (6.80%) Wireshark
6 4 (3.88%) LAN
6 4 (3.88%) MPLS
6 4 (3.88%) Skype
6 4 (3.88%) WAN
7 3 (2.91%) DNS
7 3 (2.91%) SSL
8 2 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.97%) BGP
9 1 (0.97%) DHCP
9 1 (0.97%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.97%) FWSM
9 1 (0.97%) OSPF
9 1 (0.97%) SNMP
9 1 (0.97%) VPN
9 1 (0.97%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.88%) Big Data
1 4 (3.88%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Burp Suite
1 4 (3.88%) Fiddler
General
1 9 (8.74%) Finance
2 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.97%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (29.13%) Consultant
2 26 (25.24%) SIEM Consultant
3 23 (22.33%) Security Officer
4 17 (16.50%) Security Specialist
5 13 (12.62%) Analyst
6 12 (11.65%) Information Officer
6 12 (11.65%) Information Security Officer
6 12 (11.65%) Operations Manager
7 11 (10.68%) Security Operations Specialist
8 10 (9.71%) IT Security Officer
9 8 (7.77%) Security Analyst
10 6 (5.83%) Architect
10 6 (5.83%) Cybersecurity Specialist
10 6 (5.83%) SOC Analyst
11 5 (4.85%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
11 5 (4.85%) Senior Security Specialist
12 4 (3.88%) Security Engineer
12 4 (3.88%) SIEM Specialist
13 3 (2.91%) Operations Analyst
13 3 (2.91%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) COM
1 1 (0.97%) OAuth
1 1 (0.97%) OpenID
1 1 (0.97%) SailPoint
1 1 (0.97%) SAML
1 1 (0.97%) SPML
1 1 (0.97%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (36.89%) Data Centre
2 20 (19.42%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (18.45%) Security Operations Centre
4 17 (16.50%) Management Information System
5 14 (13.59%) CESG
5 14 (13.59%) Freedom of Information
5 14 (13.59%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (6.80%) PKI
7 3 (2.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.94%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.45%) Windows
2 13 (12.62%) Unix
3 8 (7.77%) Linux
4 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.91%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (41.75%) ITIL
2 33 (32.04%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (32.04%) Information Security
3 32 (31.07%) Vulnerability Management
4 31 (30.10%) Security Operations
5 29 (28.16%) Presales
6 27 (26.21%) Penetration Testing
6 27 (26.21%) Reverse Engineering
7 25 (24.27%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 24 (23.30%) Customer Requirements
8 24 (23.30%) Malware Analysis
9 22 (21.36%) Risk Management
10 21 (20.39%) Risk Assessment
11 20 (19.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 16 (15.53%) Incident Management
13 15 (14.56%) Data Protection
13 15 (14.56%) ITIL V3
13 15 (14.56%) Threat Detection
14 14 (13.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (13.59%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.94%) Perl
1 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 57 (55.34%) CISSP
2 44 (42.72%) CISM
3 32 (31.07%) CISA
4 25 (24.27%) ITIL Certification
4 25 (24.27%) Security Cleared
5 22 (21.36%) CEH
5 22 (21.36%) SC Cleared
6 16 (15.53%) GIAC
7 13 (12.62%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (11.65%) CCNP
9 10 (9.71%) OSCP
10 9 (8.74%) CCNA
11 8 (7.77%) GCIA
11 8 (7.77%) GCIH
11 8 (7.77%) Network+ Certification
11 8 (7.77%) SANS
12 7 (6.80%) DV Cleared
13 5 (4.85%) SSCP
14 4 (3.88%) CCSE
15 3 (2.91%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (35.92%) PCI DSS
2 36 (34.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (33.98%) Cyber Essentials
4 31 (30.10%) GPG13
5 14 (13.59%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 14 (13.59%) QA
6 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (11.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (29.13%) QRadar
2 1 (0.97%) Nessus
2 1 (0.97%) Nmap
Vendors
1 31 (30.10%) IBM
2 15 (14.56%) LogRhythm
3 7 (6.80%) CheckPoint
3 7 (6.80%) Cisco
4 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.88%) Intel Security
5 4 (3.88%) Juniper
5 4 (3.88%) Splunk
6 3 (2.91%) ArcSight
6 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.94%) NetIQ
7 2 (1.94%) Qualys
7 2 (1.94%) Tufin
8 1 (0.97%) AlgoSec
8 1 (0.97%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.97%) F5
8 1 (0.97%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.97%) Rapid7
8 1 (0.97%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.97%) Stonesoft
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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