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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 81 98 116
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +18
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 59 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.52% 1.34% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 1.58% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 6
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
2026 1709 1599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.62% 84.98% 84.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1476 1395 1400
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 £67,500 £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 25 June 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 57 (55.34%) Security Operations
2 41 (39.81%) CISSP
3 36 (34.95%) Active Directory
4 33 (32.04%) Cybersecurity
5 32 (31.07%) Finance
6 31 (30.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 31 (30.10%) Security Operations Centre
7 30 (29.13%) CISM
8 29 (28.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 28 (27.18%) ITIL
9 28 (27.18%) PCI DSS
10 26 (25.24%) Data Centre
10 26 (25.24%) Data Centre Operations
11 25 (24.27%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (24.27%) Firewall
11 25 (24.27%) CISA
11 25 (24.27%) Information Security
12 24 (23.30%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (19.42%) SSL
14 15 (14.56%) Security Cleared
14 15 (14.56%) Windows
15 14 (13.59%) SC Cleared
16 12 (11.65%) Network Security
17 11 (10.68%) PKI
18 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
19 9 (8.74%) CEH
19 9 (8.74%) Data Protection
19 9 (8.74%) ArcSight
20 7 (6.80%) Financial Institution
20 7 (6.80%) Identity Management

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 7 (6.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.27%) Firewall
2 20 (19.42%) SSL
3 12 (11.65%) Network Security
4 5 (4.85%) LAN
4 5 (4.85%) WAN
5 4 (3.88%) VPN
5 4 (3.88%) Wireless
6 3 (2.91%) HTTP
6 3 (2.91%) IPsec
7 2 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.97%) Internet
8 1 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
General
1 32 (31.07%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Banking
2 7 (6.80%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (26.21%) Operations Manager
2 26 (25.24%) Analyst
3 24 (23.30%) Security Analyst
4 18 (17.48%) IT Security Officer
4 18 (17.48%) Security Officer
5 9 (8.74%) Consultant
5 9 (8.74%) IT Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) IT Security Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) Security Consultant
6 8 (7.77%) Security Operations Specialist
6 8 (7.77%) Security Specialist
6 8 (7.77%) SIEM Specialist
7 7 (6.80%) Administrator
7 7 (6.80%) Operational Security Manager
7 7 (6.80%) Security Administrator
7 7 (6.80%) Security Manager
7 7 (6.80%) Security Operations Manager
7 7 (6.80%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.83%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.97%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.10%) Security Operations Centre
2 26 (25.24%) Data Centre
3 24 (23.30%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (10.68%) PKI
5 7 (6.80%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.91%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.91%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.97%) iPad
7 1 (0.97%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.56%) Windows
2 7 (6.80%) Linux
3 6 (5.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (55.34%) Security Operations
2 33 (32.04%) Cybersecurity
3 29 (28.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 28 (27.18%) ITIL
5 26 (25.24%) Data Centre Operations
6 25 (24.27%) Information Security
7 9 (8.74%) Data Protection
8 7 (6.80%) Identity Management
9 6 (5.83%) Fraud Detection
9 6 (5.83%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 6 (5.83%) Threat Analysis
10 5 (4.85%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (3.88%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (3.88%) Security Architecture
12 3 (2.91%) GAP Analysis
12 3 (2.91%) ISMS
12 3 (2.91%) Network Architecture
12 3 (2.91%) Risk Analysis
12 3 (2.91%) Risk Management
12 3 (2.91%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.85%) Python
2 3 (2.91%) Perl
3 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.94%) VB
4 1 (0.97%) C
4 1 (0.97%) C#
4 1 (0.97%) C++
4 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (39.81%) CISSP
2 30 (29.13%) CISM
3 25 (24.27%) CISA
3 25 (24.27%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (14.56%) Security Cleared
5 14 (13.59%) SC Cleared
6 9 (8.74%) CEH
7 6 (5.83%) Degree
8 2 (1.94%) GCIH
8 2 (1.94%) GIAC
9 1 (0.97%) CCNA
9 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.97%) GCIA
9 1 (0.97%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (30.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (27.18%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.91%) COBIT
System Software
1 36 (34.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Nessus
2 2 (1.94%) Nexpose
2 2 (1.94%) Proventia
2 2 (1.94%) QRadar
3 1 (0.97%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.74%) ArcSight
3 4 (3.88%) Cisco
3 4 (3.88%) Splunk
4 3 (2.91%) F5
4 3 (2.91%) Intel Security
4 3 (2.91%) LogRhythm
5 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.94%) Citrix
5 2 (1.94%) Juniper
5 2 (1.94%) Qualys
5 2 (1.94%) ScanSafe
6 1 (0.97%) IBM
6 1 (0.97%) Imperva
6 1 (0.97%) LogLogic
6 1 (0.97%) NetIQ
6 1 (0.97%) NetWitness
6 1 (0.97%) Remedy
6 1 (0.97%) Sourcefire
Birmingham
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Qualifications + Beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + pension, holidays, discounts, childcare vouchers
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago