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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 78 112 91
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -21
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 24 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.94% 0.14% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 0.17% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1100 1178 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.92% 82.90% 76.71%
Number of salaries quoted 744 774 448
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 24 April 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 24 (80.00%) Finance
2 20 (66.67%) Law
3 17 (56.67%) Information Security
3 17 (56.67%) Incident Management
3 17 (56.67%) Network Security
3 17 (56.67%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (53.33%) Data Security
4 16 (53.33%) CISM
4 16 (53.33%) CISSP
5 15 (50.00%) Cryptography
5 15 (50.00%) Cyber Security
6 14 (46.67%) Degree
6 14 (46.67%) Firewall
7 8 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (23.33%) Analytics
9 5 (16.67%) Legal
9 5 (16.67%) BCP
9 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity
9 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
10 4 (13.33%) ITIL
11 3 (10.00%) ADSL
11 3 (10.00%) LAN
11 3 (10.00%) WAN
11 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
11 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
11 3 (10.00%) BGP
11 3 (10.00%) Cisco
11 3 (10.00%) CCNP

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) Network Security
2 14 (46.67%) Firewall
3 8 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (10.00%) SHDSL
4 3 (10.00%) MPLS
4 3 (10.00%) OSPF
4 3 (10.00%) BGP
4 3 (10.00%) ADSL
4 3 (10.00%) LAN
4 3 (10.00%) WAN
4 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
General
1 24 (80.00%) Finance
2 20 (66.67%) Law
3 5 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
1 8 (26.67%) Security Analyst
1 8 (26.67%) Operations Analyst
1 8 (26.67%) Security Operations Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Lead Security Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (50.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Information Security
1 17 (56.67%) Incident Management
2 16 (53.33%) Data Security
3 15 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 8 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (23.33%) Analytics
6 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 5 (16.67%) BCP
7 4 (13.33%) ITIL
8 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
8 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) ITSM
9 2 (6.67%) Identity Management
10 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
10 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) CISM
1 16 (53.33%) CISSP
2 14 (46.67%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.00%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco
1 3 (10.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.33%) F5