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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 114 92 100
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 3 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.17% 1.50% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 1.81% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 11
Average salary £47,500 £53,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.37% +32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
1496 1328 1236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.14% 83.26% 78.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1161 1074
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) CISSP
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) ArcSight
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Nagios
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 4 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 4 (33.33%) Opsview
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 4 (33.33%) HMG Infosec
4 3 (25.00%) GIAC
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (16.67%) McAfee
5 2 (16.67%) CEH
5 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) DWDM
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) Frame Relay
2 1 (8.33%) VPLS
2 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (8.33%) xDSL
2 1 (8.33%) FCoE
2 1 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (8.33%) ISDN
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) GIAC
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) CEH
5 1 (8.33%) GCIA
5 1 (8.33%) GCIH
5 1 (8.33%) GCFA
5 1 (8.33%) EnCE
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (33.33%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Nagios
1 4 (33.33%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) ArcSight
2 4 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (8.33%) LogLogic
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 13 days ago