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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 103 115 129
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 49 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.99% 0.70% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 0.80% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 11
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
2154 1617 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.28% 86.61% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1364 1724
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 29 September 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 54 (51.43%) Security Operations
2 49 (46.67%) CISSP
3 43 (40.95%) CISM
3 43 (40.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 40 (38.10%) Firewall
5 39 (37.14%) PCI DSS
6 36 (34.29%) ITIL
7 32 (30.48%) CISA
8 31 (29.52%) Cybersecurity
9 29 (27.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 26 (24.76%) ITIL Certification
10 26 (24.76%) Data Centre
10 26 (24.76%) Data Centre Operations
11 25 (23.81%) Active Directory
11 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
12 24 (22.86%) Finance
13 22 (20.95%) SC Cleared
13 22 (20.95%) Security Operations Centre
14 19 (18.10%) Penetration Testing
14 19 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (18.10%) Data Loss Prevention
15 18 (17.14%) GPG13
16 17 (16.19%) PKI
16 17 (16.19%) Information Security
17 16 (15.24%) Windows
18 15 (14.29%) Presales
19 13 (12.38%) Linux
19 13 (12.38%) SSL
20 12 (11.43%) Unix
20 12 (11.43%) IBM

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 3 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 40 (38.10%) Firewall
2 13 (12.38%) SSL
3 12 (11.43%) Network Security
4 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.71%) Wireless
5 4 (3.81%) VPN
6 3 (2.86%) HTTP
6 3 (2.86%) IPsec
6 3 (2.86%) LAN
6 3 (2.86%) WAN
7 1 (0.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) Big Data
2 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
General
1 24 (22.86%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Law
4 1 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (26.67%) Operations Manager
2 25 (23.81%) Analyst
3 20 (19.05%) Security Analyst
4 19 (18.10%) Consultant
5 14 (13.33%) Security Officer
6 13 (12.38%) IT Security Officer
7 12 (11.43%) SIEM Consultant
8 11 (10.48%) Security Specialist
9 9 (8.57%) IT Analyst
9 9 (8.57%) IT Security Analyst
10 8 (7.62%) SIEM Specialist
11 7 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
11 7 (6.67%) SOC Manager
12 6 (5.71%) IT Consultant
12 6 (5.71%) IT Security Consultant
12 6 (5.71%) Operational Security Manager
12 6 (5.71%) Security Consultant
12 6 (5.71%) Security Manager
12 6 (5.71%) Security Operations Manager
13 5 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.95%) COM
2 1 (0.95%) SPML
2 1 (0.95%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.76%) Data Centre
2 22 (20.95%) Security Operations Centre
3 19 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (16.19%) PKI
5 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.95%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.95%) iPad
7 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.95%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.24%) Windows
2 13 (12.38%) Linux
3 12 (11.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (51.43%) Security Operations
2 36 (34.29%) ITIL
3 31 (29.52%) Cybersecurity
4 29 (27.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 26 (24.76%) Data Centre Operations
6 19 (18.10%) Data Loss Prevention
6 19 (18.10%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (16.19%) Information Security
8 15 (14.29%) Presales
9 12 (11.43%) Malware Analysis
9 12 (11.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 12 (11.43%) Reverse Engineering
10 10 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (6.67%) Information Security Management
11 7 (6.67%) Security Management
12 6 (5.71%) Security Auditing
12 6 (5.71%) Server Hardening
12 6 (5.71%) Threat Detection
12 6 (5.71%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
1 2 (1.90%) Perl
1 2 (1.90%) Python
2 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (46.67%) CISSP
2 43 (40.95%) CISM
3 32 (30.48%) CISA
4 26 (24.76%) ITIL Certification
5 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 22 (20.95%) SC Cleared
7 10 (9.52%) Degree
8 6 (5.71%) CEH
8 6 (5.71%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.90%) GIAC
10 1 (0.95%) CCNA
10 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.95%) GCIH
10 1 (0.95%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (40.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (37.14%) PCI DSS
3 18 (17.14%) GPG13
4 3 (2.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 25 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (11.43%) QRadar
2 6 (5.71%) Nessus
3 1 (0.95%) Nmap
3 1 (0.95%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) IBM
2 6 (5.71%) ArcSight
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.71%) Qualys
2 6 (5.71%) Splunk
3 3 (2.86%) Remedy
4 2 (1.90%) Cisco
4 2 (1.90%) Juniper
4 2 (1.90%) Mercator
5 1 (0.95%) LogLogic
5 1 (0.95%) LogRhythm
5 1 (0.95%) NetWitness
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
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