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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 108 119 120
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 15 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 0.70% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.88% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 11
Average salary £68,750 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.66% +18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
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
1602 1712 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.86% 80.38% 81.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1342 1469 1546
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (61.11%) CISSP
2 16 (44.44%) CEH
3 15 (41.67%) Cyber Security
3 15 (41.67%) Firewall
4 10 (27.78%) Information Security
5 9 (25.00%) Linux
6 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
7 6 (16.67%) SSCP
7 6 (16.67%) UNIX
7 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 5 (13.89%) CISM
8 5 (13.89%) Nessus
8 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
8 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
9 4 (11.11%) Coaching
9 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (11.11%) Change Management
9 4 (11.11%) Finance
9 4 (11.11%) GIAC
9 4 (11.11%) GCFA
9 4 (11.11%) CESG
9 4 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (11.11%) Perl
10 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
10 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
10 3 (8.33%) SOAP
10 3 (8.33%) ITIL
10 3 (8.33%) Apache
10 3 (8.33%) Python

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 3 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Sublime Text
2 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Law
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Security Specialist
2 8 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
4 6 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Security Project Manager
5 5 (13.89%) IT Security Project Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Security Officer
7 3 (8.33%) IT Security Specialist
8 2 (5.56%) IT Security Officer
8 2 (5.56%) UI Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Security Operations Manager
8 2 (5.56%) UI Programmer
8 2 (5.56%) Operations Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Security Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) SOAP
1 3 (8.33%) jQuery
1 3 (8.33%) REST
1 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) CESG
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) User Experience
2 3 (8.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Cyber Security
2 10 (27.78%) Information Security
3 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
4 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.11%) Project Management
5 4 (11.11%) Change Management
5 4 (11.11%) Coaching
6 3 (8.33%) OWASP
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) MVC
6 3 (8.33%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Computer Security
7 2 (5.56%) MVVM
7 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Perl
2 3 (8.33%) Python
2 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) CISSP
2 16 (44.44%) CEH
3 6 (16.67%) SSCP
4 5 (13.89%) CISM
4 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.11%) GCFA
5 4 (11.11%) GIAC
5 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (8.33%) OSCP
6 3 (8.33%) CISA
6 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (5.56%) Degree
7 2 (5.56%) CRISC
7 2 (5.56%) ISACA
8 1 (2.78%) CCSE
8 1 (2.78%) CCNA
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.78%) CCSA
8 1 (2.78%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Nessus
2 2 (5.56%) Nmap
2 2 (5.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco
1 3 (8.33%) Adobe
1 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
1 3 (8.33%) Qualys
2 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
2 2 (5.56%) Infoblox
2 2 (5.56%) Remedy
2 2 (5.56%) IronPort
2 2 (5.56%) FireEye
3 1 (2.78%) McAfee
3 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
3 1 (2.78%) Stonesoft
3 1 (2.78%) Kaspersky
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago