The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 111 78 109
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +31
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 4 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% 2.13% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 2.38% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 6
Median salary £40,500 £43,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.42% -30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1195 1135 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.58% 89.51% 89.21%
Number of salaries quoted 615 717 786
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Analytics
3 8 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 8 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (43.75%) Firewall
5 6 (37.50%) GIAC
5 6 (37.50%) CEH
5 6 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (37.50%) QRadar
5 6 (37.50%) ArcSight
6 5 (31.25%) Use Case
6 5 (31.25%) Network Security
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
6 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
6 5 (31.25%) Unix
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Perl
7 4 (25.00%) BCP
7 4 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) Python
7 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Nessus
7 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
7 4 (25.00%) Big Data
7 4 (25.00%) Splunk
7 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (25.00%) Data Analytics

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (18.75%) Apache Solr
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Spark
1 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (18.75%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) Network Security
3 3 (18.75%) FTP
3 3 (18.75%) HTTP
3 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (18.75%) SNMP
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Big Data
1 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (18.75%) Parquet
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Law
2 3 (18.75%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Security Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) IT Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Lead Security Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) SOC Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Technology Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) ArcSight Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Information Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Information Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Flex
1 3 (18.75%) CGI
1 3 (18.75%) Ext JS
1 3 (18.75%) GWT
1 3 (18.75%) Kafka
1 3 (18.75%) REST
1 3 (18.75%) Silverlight
1 3 (18.75%) SOAP
1 3 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (18.75%) RIA
5 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 8 (50.00%) Analytics
2 8 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 6 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (31.25%) Use Case
5 4 (25.00%) BCP
5 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (25.00%) Data Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Workflow
7 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) Perl
1 4 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) C
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby
2 3 (18.75%) VBScript
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CEH
1 6 (37.50%) GIAC
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) SANS
4 1 (6.25%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) QRadar
2 4 (25.00%) Nessus
3 3 (18.75%) Fluentd
3 3 (18.75%) Nagios
4 1 (6.25%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (6.25%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) ArcSight
2 4 (25.00%) Splunk
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Qualys
3 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 2 (12.50%) LogRhythm
4 2 (12.50%) Remedy
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) MapR