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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 92 104 98
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 9 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.73% 0.32% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.35% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +76.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £54,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £41,850
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SIEM
Scotland

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
1128 1409 1303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.11% 90.67% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 745 913 854
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 14 (70.00%) CISSP
2 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (60.00%) Security Operations
3 11 (55.00%) Law
4 10 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 10 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 10 (50.00%) Splunk
4 10 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 9 (45.00%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (40.00%) Portfolio Management
6 8 (40.00%) ArcSight
6 8 (40.00%) Performance Management
6 8 (40.00%) IIS
6 8 (40.00%) Firewall
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (40.00%) IISP
6 8 (40.00%) Compliance Management
6 8 (40.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 7 (35.00%) QRadar
7 7 (35.00%) Information Security
7 7 (35.00%) Project Management
7 7 (35.00%) Network Security
7 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
8 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
8 6 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (30.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (30.00%) Attack Monitoring

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) Network Security
3 6 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 11 (55.00%) Law
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Graduate
2 2 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Principal Security Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Head of Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (5.00%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Security Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) SIEM Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 10 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 9 (45.00%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (40.00%) Compliance Management
4 8 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 8 (40.00%) Portfolio Management
4 8 (40.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 8 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (35.00%) Information Security
5 7 (35.00%) Project Management
5 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (30.00%) Attack Monitoring
6 6 (30.00%) Data Analysis
6 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (20.00%) Conflict Management
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
8 2 (10.00%) MODAF
8 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) CISSP
2 12 (60.00%) Degree
3 8 (40.00%) IISP
4 4 (20.00%) CEH
4 4 (20.00%) SANS
5 3 (15.00%) CISM
6 2 (10.00%) CISA
6 2 (10.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.00%) COBIT
2 2 (10.00%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Splunk
2 8 (40.00%) ArcSight