The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 99 78 112
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +34
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 8 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.63% 1.94% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 2.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 2
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1157 1122 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.17% 90.70% 87.77%
Number of salaries quoted 686 755 795
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SIEM
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Glasgow

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 21 (75.00%) Finance
1 21 (75.00%) Information Security
2 17 (60.71%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (57.14%) Security Operations
3 16 (57.14%) Security Operations Centre
4 15 (53.57%) Analytics
4 15 (53.57%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (53.57%) CEH
4 15 (53.57%) GIAC
5 14 (50.00%) Use Case
5 14 (50.00%) Network Security
6 12 (42.86%) Degree
7 11 (39.29%) Data Analytics
8 10 (35.71%) Firewall
9 8 (28.57%) QRadar
10 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
10 6 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (21.43%) Splunk
10 6 (21.43%) ArcSight
11 5 (17.86%) Nessus
11 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (17.86%) Unix
11 5 (17.86%) Windows
12 4 (14.29%) Linux
12 4 (14.29%) Python
12 4 (14.29%) Java
12 4 (14.29%) BCP
12 4 (14.29%) Perl
12 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 4 (14.29%) Microsoft

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (10.71%) Apache Solr
1 3 (10.71%) Apache Spark
1 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (10.71%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Network Security
2 10 (35.71%) Firewall
3 6 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.71%) FTP
5 3 (10.71%) HTTP
5 3 (10.71%) SNMP
5 3 (10.71%) VPN
6 2 (7.14%) SAN
6 2 (7.14%) Wireless
7 1 (3.57%) DNS
7 1 (3.57%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Big Data
1 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.71%) Parquet
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 21 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Law
3 3 (10.71%) Publishing
4 2 (7.14%) Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Consultant
1 12 (42.86%) Security Consultant
2 11 (39.29%) IT Consultant
2 11 (39.29%) IT Security Consultant
2 11 (39.29%) Lead Security Consultant
2 11 (39.29%) SOC Consultant
2 11 (39.29%) Technology Consultant
3 8 (28.57%) Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Security Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Security Operations Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) ArcSight Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Information Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Information Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Apache Flex
1 3 (10.71%) CGI
1 3 (10.71%) Ext JS
1 3 (10.71%) GWT
1 3 (10.71%) Kafka
1 3 (10.71%) REST
1 3 (10.71%) Silverlight
1 3 (10.71%) SOAP
1 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Security Operations Centre
2 15 (53.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
4 3 (10.71%) RIA
5 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Unix
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Information Security
2 17 (60.71%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (57.14%) Security Operations
4 15 (53.57%) Analytics
5 14 (50.00%) Use Case
6 11 (39.29%) Data Analytics
7 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (14.29%) BCP
8 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (10.71%) Workflow
10 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
10 2 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (7.14%) ITIL
10 2 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
10 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (7.14%) Threat Management
10 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Java
1 4 (14.29%) Perl
1 4 (14.29%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) C
2 3 (10.71%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) C++
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.71%) Ruby
2 3 (10.71%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) CEH
1 15 (53.57%) GIAC
2 12 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) SANS
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) QRadar
2 5 (17.86%) Nessus
3 3 (10.71%) Fluentd
3 3 (10.71%) Nagios
4 2 (7.14%) RSA Archer
5 1 (3.57%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) ArcSight
1 6 (21.43%) Splunk
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Qualys
3 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) Intel Security
4 2 (7.14%) LogRhythm
4 2 (7.14%) Remedy
4 2 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) MapR
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago