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

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 91 112 116
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 58 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.43% 0.75% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 0.89% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 11
Median salary £48,250 £70,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.07% +68.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,550 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £75,000 £55,000
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
2061 1690 1794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.34% 85.05% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1418 1542
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 23 August 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 70 (60.87%) Security Operations
2 53 (46.09%) CISSP
3 42 (36.52%) CISM
3 42 (36.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (33.04%) PCI DSS
5 36 (31.30%) Firewall
5 36 (31.30%) ITIL
5 36 (31.30%) Security Operations Centre
6 35 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
7 32 (27.83%) Finance
8 31 (26.96%) CISA
8 31 (26.96%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 30 (26.09%) Active Directory
10 28 (24.35%) Data Centre
10 28 (24.35%) Data Centre Operations
11 27 (23.48%) ITIL Certification
11 27 (23.48%) Security Cleared
12 25 (21.74%) Information Security
13 24 (20.87%) SC Cleared
14 22 (19.13%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (18.26%) PKI
16 19 (16.52%) Data Loss Prevention
17 17 (14.78%) Windows
18 16 (13.91%) SSL
19 14 (12.17%) Linux
19 14 (12.17%) Network Security
20 13 (11.30%) Unix
21 12 (10.43%) Penetration Testing
21 12 (10.43%) ArcSight
22 9 (7.83%) 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 3 (2.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (31.30%) Firewall
2 16 (13.91%) SSL
3 14 (12.17%) Network Security
4 6 (5.22%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.22%) Wireless
5 4 (3.48%) LAN
5 4 (3.48%) VPN
5 4 (3.48%) WAN
6 3 (2.61%) HTTP
6 3 (2.61%) IPsec
7 1 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.48%) Big Data
2 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
General
1 32 (27.83%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Law
4 1 (0.87%) Legal
4 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (26.09%) Operations Manager
2 27 (23.48%) Analyst
3 22 (19.13%) Security Analyst
4 19 (16.52%) Security Officer
5 18 (15.65%) IT Security Officer
6 16 (13.91%) Consultant
7 12 (10.43%) Security Consultant
7 12 (10.43%) Security Specialist
7 12 (10.43%) SIEM Specialist
8 8 (6.96%) IT Analyst
8 8 (6.96%) IT Security Analyst
8 8 (6.96%) Security Operations Specialist
9 7 (6.09%) SOC Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) SOC Manager
10 6 (5.22%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 6 (5.22%) IT Security Consultant
10 6 (5.22%) Operational Security Manager
10 6 (5.22%) Security Manager
10 6 (5.22%) Security Operations Manager
10 6 (5.22%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.87%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 36 (31.30%) Security Operations Centre
2 28 (24.35%) Data Centre
3 22 (19.13%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (18.26%) PKI
5 8 (6.96%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.61%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.87%) iPad
7 1 (0.87%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.78%) Windows
2 14 (12.17%) Linux
3 13 (11.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (60.87%) Security Operations
2 36 (31.30%) ITIL
3 35 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
4 31 (26.96%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 28 (24.35%) Data Centre Operations
6 25 (21.74%) Information Security
7 19 (16.52%) Data Loss Prevention
8 12 (10.43%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (7.83%) Data Protection
10 8 (6.96%) Presales
11 6 (5.22%) Fraud Detection
11 6 (5.22%) Identity Management
11 6 (5.22%) Information Security Management
11 6 (5.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 6 (5.22%) Regulatory Compliance
11 6 (5.22%) Security Architecture
11 6 (5.22%) Security Management
11 6 (5.22%) Threat Analysis
12 5 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.61%) Perl
1 3 (2.61%) Python
2 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (46.09%) CISSP
2 42 (36.52%) CISM
3 31 (26.96%) CISA
4 27 (23.48%) ITIL Certification
4 27 (23.48%) Security Cleared
5 24 (20.87%) SC Cleared
6 9 (7.83%) CEH
6 9 (7.83%) Degree
7 4 (3.48%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.74%) GIAC
9 1 (0.87%) CCNA
9 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.87%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (36.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (33.04%) PCI DSS
3 8 (6.96%) GPG13
4 3 (2.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.74%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) Nessus
2 5 (4.35%) QRadar
3 1 (0.87%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.87%) Proventia
3 1 (0.87%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 12 (10.43%) ArcSight
2 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.22%) Splunk
4 5 (4.35%) IBM
4 5 (4.35%) Qualys
5 3 (2.61%) Cisco
5 3 (2.61%) Remedy
6 2 (1.74%) F5
6 2 (1.74%) Intel Security
6 2 (1.74%) Juniper
6 2 (1.74%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.74%) Mercator
7 1 (0.87%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.87%) Citrix
7 1 (0.87%) Imperva
7 1 (0.87%) LogLogic
7 1 (0.87%) NetIQ
7 1 (0.87%) NetWitness
7 1 (0.87%) ScanSafe
7 1 (0.87%) Sourcefire
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