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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 90 121 116
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -5
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 55 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.28% 0.60% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 0.71% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 3
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +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
2092 1559 1514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.77% 85.57% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1545 1250 1318
Median salary £45,000 £43,625 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -8.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 4 May 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 46 (54.76%) Security Operations
2 38 (45.24%) CISSP
3 29 (34.52%) Information Security
4 28 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
5 27 (32.14%) Security Operations Centre
6 24 (28.57%) ITIL
7 23 (27.38%) Finance
7 23 (27.38%) PCI DSS
8 21 (25.00%) CISM
9 20 (23.81%) CISA
9 20 (23.81%) Active Directory
10 19 (22.62%) Data Centre
10 19 (22.62%) Data Centre Operations
10 19 (22.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 18 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (17.86%) Firewall
13 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 12 (14.29%) CEH
14 12 (14.29%) Windows
15 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (10.71%) SC Cleared
16 9 (10.71%) Security Cleared
16 9 (10.71%) Network Security
16 9 (10.71%) MS Exchange
16 9 (10.71%) Threat Analysis
17 8 (9.52%) Management Information System
18 7 (8.33%) Identity Management
18 7 (8.33%) SSL
19 6 (7.14%) ArcSight

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 9 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.86%) Firewall
2 9 (10.71%) Network Security
3 7 (8.33%) SSL
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.38%) LAN
4 2 (2.38%) VPN
4 2 (2.38%) WAN
5 1 (1.19%) Internet
5 1 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 23 (27.38%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (23.81%) Operations Manager
2 17 (20.24%) Analyst
2 17 (20.24%) Security Analyst
3 14 (16.67%) Security Officer
4 12 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 10 (11.90%) IT Security Officer
6 9 (10.71%) Administrator
6 9 (10.71%) Security Administrator
6 9 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (9.52%) Security Operations Specialist
7 8 (9.52%) Security Specialist
7 8 (9.52%) SIEM Specialist
8 7 (8.33%) Operational Security Manager
8 7 (8.33%) Security Operations Manager
9 6 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 6 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
9 6 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations Manager
9 6 (7.14%) Security Consultant
9 6 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (7.14%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) COM
2 1 (1.19%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.14%) Security Operations Centre
2 19 (22.62%) Data Centre
3 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 6 (7.14%) PKI
6 5 (5.95%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.19%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (5.95%) Linux
2 5 (5.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) Security Operations
2 29 (34.52%) Information Security
3 27 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (28.57%) ITIL
5 19 (22.62%) Data Centre Operations
5 19 (22.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 9 (10.71%) Threat Analysis
7 7 (8.33%) Identity Management
8 6 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 6 (7.14%) Fraud Detection
9 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.76%) Computer Forensics
10 4 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (4.76%) Protective Monitoring
10 4 (4.76%) Threat Management
10 4 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (3.57%) Information Security Governance
11 3 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
11 3 (3.57%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.95%) Perl
2 4 (4.76%) Python
3 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.38%) VB
4 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.19%) C
4 1 (1.19%) C#
4 1 (1.19%) C++
4 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (45.24%) CISSP
2 21 (25.00%) CISM
3 20 (23.81%) CISA
4 18 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (14.29%) CEH
6 9 (10.71%) SC Cleared
6 9 (10.71%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.76%) GIAC
8 3 (3.57%) GCFA
8 3 (3.57%) SSCP
9 2 (2.38%) CISMP
10 1 (1.19%) GCIA
10 1 (1.19%) GCIH
10 1 (1.19%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (27.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.19%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.19%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.19%) ISO27005
System Software
1 20 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Nessus
1 2 (2.38%) Nexpose
1 2 (2.38%) Proventia
1 2 (2.38%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.14%) ArcSight
3 3 (3.57%) Cisco
3 3 (3.57%) F5
3 3 (3.57%) Forcepoint
3 3 (3.57%) Intel Security
3 3 (3.57%) LogRhythm
3 3 (3.57%) VMware
4 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.38%) Citrix
4 2 (2.38%) ScanSafe
4 2 (2.38%) Splunk
5 1 (1.19%) IBM
5 1 (1.19%) Imperva
5 1 (1.19%) Juniper
5 1 (1.19%) NetIQ
5 1 (1.19%) Sourcefire
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