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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 104 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 16 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.88% 0.53% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.68% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 15
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,050 £69,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
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
1447 1182 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.99% 78.02% 71.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1017 1012
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (61.90%) CISSP
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) Information Security
3 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 7 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) Perl
4 6 (28.57%) CEH
4 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 5 (23.81%) CISA
5 5 (23.81%) CISM
5 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
5 5 (23.81%) Games
5 5 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Banking
5 5 (23.81%) Retail
5 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
5 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 5 (23.81%) PCI QSA
5 5 (23.81%) CRISC
6 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
7 3 (14.29%) GIAC
7 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
7 3 (14.29%) Security Management
7 3 (14.29%) GCFA
7 3 (14.29%) SSCP

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security
4 2 (9.52%) OSPF
4 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
1 3 (14.29%) HBase
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 3 (14.29%) Impala
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) PHPUnit
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
General
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
1 5 (23.81%) Games
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Security Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) Security Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Security Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Principal Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support
4 2 (9.52%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
1 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 3 (14.29%) HTML5
1 3 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (14.29%) REST
1 3 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) CESG
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) CentOS
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Information Security
2 7 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
4 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 3 (14.29%) Security Management
6 3 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
7 2 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Perl
2 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 3 (14.29%) Python
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) CEH
3 5 (23.81%) CISA
3 5 (23.81%) CISM
3 5 (23.81%) PCI QSA
3 5 (23.81%) CRISC
4 3 (14.29%) GIAC
4 3 (14.29%) GCFA
4 3 (14.29%) SSCP
4 3 (14.29%) OSCP
4 3 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.76%) ACSA
6 1 (4.76%) CCSE
6 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (4.76%) CCSP
6 1 (4.76%) CCNA
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
1 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
1 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
1 3 (14.29%) Cloudera
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
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