The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 73 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 25 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.96% 1.24% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 1.42% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 0
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.24% -3.00%
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
1153 1194 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.36% 86.77% 86.29%
Number of salaries quoted 768 753 799
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 37 (90.24%) CISSP
1 37 (90.24%) Security Operations
2 28 (68.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 28 (68.29%) Data Centre
3 27 (65.85%) Network Security
4 25 (60.98%) Splunk
5 23 (56.10%) Degree
6 19 (46.34%) Portfolio Management
6 19 (46.34%) ArcSight
6 19 (46.34%) Security Architecture
6 19 (46.34%) Performance Management
6 19 (46.34%) PCI DSS
6 19 (46.34%) Project Management
6 19 (46.34%) IIS
6 19 (46.34%) Law
6 19 (46.34%) Test Strategy
6 19 (46.34%) Vulnerability Management
6 19 (46.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (46.34%) IISP
7 18 (43.90%) QRadar
8 14 (34.15%) Intrusion Detection
9 13 (31.71%) Retail
9 13 (31.71%) CISA
10 10 (24.39%) GIAC
11 9 (21.95%) CEH
11 9 (21.95%) GCIA
11 9 (21.95%) Banking
11 9 (21.95%) tcpdump
12 8 (19.51%) Information Security
12 8 (19.51%) Finance

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 19 (46.34%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (65.85%) Network Security
2 14 (34.15%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (21.95%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.44%) Firewall
4 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
General
1 19 (46.34%) Law
2 13 (31.71%) Retail
3 9 (21.95%) Banking
4 8 (19.51%) Finance
5 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.88%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (4.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Consultant
1 19 (46.34%) Security Consultant
2 17 (41.46%) IT Consultant
2 17 (41.46%) IT Security Consultant
3 13 (31.71%) Analyst
3 13 (31.71%) Security Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) Network Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) Network Intrusion Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) Network Security Analyst
5 8 (19.51%) SIEM Consultant
5 8 (19.51%) Vulnerability Consultant
6 7 (17.07%) Intrusion Detection Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Compliance Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) IT Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) IT Risk Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Risk Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Security Operations Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Splunk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 28 (68.29%) Data Centre
1 28 (68.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (7.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) Security Operations
2 19 (46.34%) Performance Management
2 19 (46.34%) Portfolio Management
2 19 (46.34%) Project Management
2 19 (46.34%) Security Architecture
2 19 (46.34%) Test Strategy
2 19 (46.34%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (19.51%) Information Security
4 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (17.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.76%) Computer Security
6 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (9.76%) Security Patching
7 3 (7.32%) Threat Management
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.88%) Digital Forensics
8 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 37 (90.24%) CISSP
2 23 (56.10%) Degree
3 19 (46.34%) IISP
4 13 (31.71%) CISA
5 10 (24.39%) GIAC
6 9 (21.95%) CEH
6 9 (21.95%) GCIA
7 5 (12.20%) CISM
8 3 (7.32%) CISMP
9 2 (4.88%) ISEB
9 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (46.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 19 (46.34%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (43.90%) QRadar
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Splunk
2 19 (46.34%) ArcSight
3 2 (4.88%) IBM
3 2 (4.88%) Imperva
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