The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 118 114 96
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 18 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.95% 0.17% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.20% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 24
Average salary £36,750 £47,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.63% -10.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £49,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
SIEM
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1670 1538 1333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.36% 86.55% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1211 1166
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SIEM
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Bristol region.

SIEM Salary Trend in Bristol

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Bristol

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 12 (46.15%) Ethical Hacking
2 11 (42.31%) Information Security
3 9 (34.62%) Wireshark
3 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 9 (34.62%) GIAC
3 9 (34.62%) Cyber Security
4 8 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
5 7 (26.92%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (26.92%) Snort
5 7 (26.92%) Splunk
5 7 (26.92%) ArcSight
6 6 (23.08%) tcpdump
6 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) CISSP
7 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
7 5 (19.23%) Network Security
7 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
7 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (19.23%) CEH
7 5 (19.23%) GCIH
8 4 (15.38%) GCIA
8 4 (15.38%) PKI
8 4 (15.38%) Degree
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
1 9 (34.62%) Wireshark
2 7 (26.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (23.08%) tcpdump
4 5 (19.23%) Network Security
4 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
5 4 (15.38%) LDAP
5 4 (15.38%) LAN
5 4 (15.38%) WAN
5 4 (15.38%) SMTP
5 4 (15.38%) FTP
5 4 (15.38%) HTTP
6 3 (11.54%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) WebEx
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Network Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Information Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Principal Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Sales Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Principal Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (15.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Ethical Hacking
2 11 (42.31%) Information Security
3 9 (34.62%) Cyber Security
4 8 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (23.08%) ITIL
5 6 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (15.38%) Service Management
7 4 (15.38%) ITSM
7 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (11.54%) Web Design
8 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) Computer Security
8 3 (11.54%) Computer Forensics
9 2 (7.69%) Security Management
9 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
10 1 (3.85%) Use Case
10 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) GIAC
2 5 (19.23%) CISSP
2 5 (19.23%) GCIH
2 5 (19.23%) CEH
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
3 4 (15.38%) GCIA
4 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) SSCP
5 1 (3.85%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Nessus
2 1 (3.85%) logstash
2 1 (3.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Splunk
1 7 (26.92%) ArcSight
2 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds
3 4 (15.38%) LogRhythm
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) Juniper
4 3 (11.54%) McAfee
5 1 (3.85%) LogLogic
5 1 (3.85%) Trustwave
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