The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 81 64 82
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 7 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 2.34% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 2.56% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 6
Median salary - £52,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £52,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year
-12.38% +9.94%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1027 1132 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 92.44% 91.22% 88.05%
Number of salaries quoted 688 764 726
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SIEM
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) Network Security
3 6 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 4 (28.57%) Splunk
4 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
6 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
6 2 (14.29%) COBIT
6 2 (14.29%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) NDS

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
1 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (42.86%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Graduate
1 6 (42.86%) Graduate Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) SOC Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Juniper Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) SIEM Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) SOC Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Splunk Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Attack Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CEH
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) NDS
1 2 (14.29%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Juniper
1 4 (28.57%) Splunk
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) NetIQ
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