The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 173 152 177
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +25
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.11% 0.19% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.25% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £57,256 £22,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+151.67% -54.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
SIEM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3041 2436 2592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.42% 76.36% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 1996 2208
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SIEM
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

SIEM Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SIEM
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -13 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 £57,256 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 16 (88.89%) ArcSight
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Symantec
3 10 (55.56%) McAfee
3 10 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) Network Security
5 5 (27.78%) UNIX
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 2000
5 5 (27.78%) Windows NT
5 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (27.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.11%) SCADA
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (11.11%) Cyber Security
6 2 (11.11%) GIAC
6 2 (11.11%) CEH
6 2 (11.11%) Sourcefire
6 2 (11.11%) Snort
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (5.56%) Nessus
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security
7 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
7 1 (5.56%) COBIT

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) Network Security
3 5 (27.78%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Security Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Information Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 2000
1 5 (27.78%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (11.11%) Cyber Security
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) GIAC
2 2 (11.11%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) COBIT
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) ArcSight
2 10 (55.56%) Symantec
2 10 (55.56%) McAfee
3 2 (11.11%) Sourcefire