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 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 91 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 20 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.47% 0.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 0
Average salary £56,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.72% -
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1232 971 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.52% 89.41% 84.53%
Number of salaries quoted 755 632 644
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 9 February 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 41 (85.42%) Information Security
2 39 (81.25%) Cybersecurity
3 38 (79.17%) Finance
4 32 (66.67%) Security Operations
5 30 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (56.25%) Degree
7 25 (52.08%) Use Case
8 24 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 23 (47.92%) Data Analytics
9 23 (47.92%) Analytics
10 22 (45.83%) GIAC
10 22 (45.83%) CEH
11 21 (43.75%) Network Security
12 11 (22.92%) Banking
13 10 (20.83%) Firewall
14 9 (18.75%) Cryptography
14 9 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (12.50%) Incident Management
15 6 (12.50%) Data Security
16 5 (10.42%) Risk Assessment
16 5 (10.42%) People Management
16 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 4 (8.33%) Cyber-Ark
17 4 (8.33%) Law
17 4 (8.33%) Qualys
18 3 (6.25%) Computer Security
18 3 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
18 3 (6.25%) Legal
18 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
18 3 (6.25%) Risk Management

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 21 (43.75%) Network Security
2 10 (20.83%) Firewall
3 9 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (6.25%) VPN
5 2 (4.17%) Wireless
6 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.08%) tcpdump
General
1 38 (79.17%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Law
4 3 (6.25%) Legal
4 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Consultant
2 22 (45.83%) SOC Consultant
3 21 (43.75%) Security Consultant
4 20 (41.67%) Lead Security Consultant
5 18 (37.50%) IT Consultant
5 18 (37.50%) IT Security Consultant
5 18 (37.50%) Technology Consultant
6 13 (27.08%) Analyst
6 13 (27.08%) Security Analyst
7 7 (14.58%) Operations Analyst
7 7 (14.58%) Security Operations Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) Information Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) Senior Information Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
10 3 (6.25%) IT Analyst
10 3 (6.25%) IT Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 30 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (18.75%) Cryptography
4 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (85.42%) Information Security
2 39 (81.25%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (66.67%) Security Operations
4 25 (52.08%) Use Case
5 23 (47.92%) Analytics
5 23 (47.92%) Data Analytics
6 6 (12.50%) Data Security
6 6 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 5 (10.42%) People Management
7 5 (10.42%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (6.25%) Computer Security
8 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.25%) Security Patching
8 3 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (4.17%) Threat Management
9 2 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 27 (56.25%) Degree
2 22 (45.83%) CEH
2 22 (45.83%) GIAC
3 2 (4.17%) CISM
3 2 (4.17%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Nessus
1 2 (4.17%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Cyber-Ark
1 4 (8.33%) Qualys
2 2 (4.17%) Splunk
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Symantec