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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 102 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
1183 928 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 83.90% 79.79% 75.11%
Number of salaries quoted 710 628 441
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Data Security
2 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) ArcSight
3 3 (37.50%) LogLogic
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Publishing
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
General
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Security Architect
2 3 (37.50%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Information Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Data Security
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) ArcSight
1 3 (37.50%) LogLogic