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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 117 108 84
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -24
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 11 5 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.60% 0.28% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.35% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 25
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £45,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -
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
1519 1432 1327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.46% 79.73% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1254 1109
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 £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 1 May 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 20 (74.07%) CISSP
2 15 (55.56%) Information Security
3 11 (40.74%) Cyber Security
4 10 (37.04%) CEH
5 9 (33.33%) Linux
6 8 (29.63%) Perl
6 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
6 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (29.63%) PCI DSS
7 7 (25.93%) CISM
8 6 (22.22%) Firewall
8 6 (22.22%) ITIL
8 6 (22.22%) CISA
8 6 (22.22%) CRISC
9 5 (18.52%) REST
9 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
9 5 (18.52%) PCI QSA
9 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
9 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
9 5 (18.52%) Games
9 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (18.52%) Banking
9 5 (18.52%) Retail
9 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
9 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
9 5 (18.52%) Python
9 5 (18.52%) HTML
9 5 (18.52%) CSS
9 5 (18.52%) SSCP
10 4 (14.81%) Red Hat

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
1 4 (14.81%) Apache Hive
1 4 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
1 4 (14.81%) Impala
1 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
1 4 (14.81%) HBase
1 4 (14.81%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Sublime Text
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
1 5 (18.52%) Games
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
1 5 (18.52%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Security Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) PHP Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Information Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Security Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Security Officer
5 2 (7.41%) Principal Security Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) REST
1 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
2 4 (14.81%) HTML5
2 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (14.81%) CSS3
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.81%) CESG
4 2 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) CentOS
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Information Security
2 11 (40.74%) Cyber Security
3 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) Time Management
6 3 (11.11%) Security Management
6 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 3 (11.11%) Information Security Management
7 2 (7.41%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (7.41%) Workflow
7 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.41%) Workflow Management
7 2 (7.41%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
7 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Perl
2 5 (18.52%) Python
3 4 (14.81%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) PHP
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) CISSP
2 10 (37.04%) CEH
3 7 (25.93%) CISM
4 6 (22.22%) CISA
4 6 (22.22%) CRISC
5 5 (18.52%) PCI QSA
5 5 (18.52%) SSCP
6 4 (14.81%) GCFA
6 4 (14.81%) GIAC
6 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
6 4 (14.81%) OSCP
7 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 3 (11.11%) Degree
8 1 (3.70%) ISACA
8 1 (3.70%) ACSA
8 1 (3.70%) CCNA
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (29.63%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Docker
1 4 (14.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
1 4 (14.81%) Vagrant
1 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
1 4 (14.81%) Cloudera
2 2 (7.41%) Qualys
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe
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