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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 103 110 96
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 25 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.22% 0.84% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.05% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.50%
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
1737 1431 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 85.06% 80.48% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1264 1032
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 23 (47.92%) CISSP
1 23 (47.92%) Information Security
2 19 (39.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (35.42%) ITIL
4 15 (31.25%) Firewall
5 14 (29.17%) Finance
5 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
6 13 (27.08%) Windows
6 13 (27.08%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (27.08%) Security Operations
7 12 (25.00%) PCI DSS
7 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (20.83%) CISM
8 10 (20.83%) Linux
8 10 (20.83%) Unix
9 9 (18.75%) CISA
9 9 (18.75%) Management Information System
9 9 (18.75%) Network Security
9 9 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
10 8 (16.67%) CEH
11 7 (14.58%) Computer Forensics
11 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
11 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
11 7 (14.58%) SQL
11 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
12 6 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
12 6 (12.50%) Threat Management
12 6 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) Firewall
2 9 (18.75%) Network Security
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (10.42%) HTTP
4 4 (8.33%) HTTPS
4 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.25%) SSL
6 2 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (2.08%) Internet
7 1 (2.08%) LAN
7 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Security Manager
2 14 (29.17%) Analyst
3 13 (27.08%) Security Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Administrator
4 7 (14.58%) IT Manager
4 7 (14.58%) IT Security Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Operational Security Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Operations Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Security Administrator
4 7 (14.58%) Security Operations Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.50%) Information Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Data Centre Manager
6 5 (10.42%) Data Centre Operations Manager
6 5 (10.42%) Security Officer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) CSS
1 3 (6.25%) CSS3
1 3 (6.25%) HTML
1 3 (6.25%) HTML5
1 3 (6.25%) jQuery
1 3 (6.25%) Laravel
1 3 (6.25%) REST
1 3 (6.25%) RESTful
2 1 (2.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 8 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Information Security
2 17 (35.42%) ITIL
3 13 (27.08%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (27.08%) Security Operations
4 9 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (14.58%) Computer Forensics
5 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
6 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
6 6 (12.50%) Threat Management
7 5 (10.42%) Data Centre Operations
7 5 (10.42%) Information Security Management
7 5 (10.42%) ISMS
7 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.42%) Security Management
7 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.33%) KYC
8 4 (8.33%) Process Management
8 4 (8.33%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) Perl
3 3 (6.25%) PHP
4 2 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) CISSP
2 10 (20.83%) CISM
3 9 (18.75%) CISA
4 8 (16.67%) CEH
5 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
6 6 (12.50%) Degree
6 6 (12.50%) GCFA
6 6 (12.50%) GIAC
6 6 (12.50%) SSCP
7 5 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
9 3 (6.25%) SANS
10 2 (4.17%) CISMP
11 1 (2.08%) GCIA
11 1 (2.08%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (39.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.17%) COBIT
4 1 (2.08%) ISO22301
4 1 (2.08%) ISO27002
4 1 (2.08%) ISO27005
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Nessus
2 4 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 4 (8.33%) EnCase
2 4 (8.33%) Nmap
3 1 (2.08%) Nexpose
3 1 (2.08%) Proventia
3 1 (2.08%) QRadar
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
2 5 (10.42%) Cisco
3 4 (8.33%) FireEye
3 4 (8.33%) Forcepoint
3 4 (8.33%) Infoblox
3 4 (8.33%) IronPort
3 4 (8.33%) Palo Alto
3 4 (8.33%) Remedy
3 4 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) F5
4 1 (2.08%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.08%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.08%) ScanSafe
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Al Rayan Bank
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago