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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 91 83 110
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +27
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 5 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.44% 1.81% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 1.97% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 2
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -28.00%
UK excluding London median 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
1037 1165 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.29% 91.52% 90.72%
Number of salaries quoted 513 748 762
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 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 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) ArcSight
3 6 (54.55%) QRadar
4 4 (36.36%) Big Data
4 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
4 4 (36.36%) Splunk
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) Nessus
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
5 3 (27.27%) Publishing
5 3 (27.27%) Apache Solr
5 3 (27.27%) RIA
5 3 (27.27%) GWT
5 3 (27.27%) Qualys
5 3 (27.27%) Ext JS
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby

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 (27.27%) Apache Solr
1 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
1 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (27.27%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) FTP
2 3 (27.27%) HTTP
2 3 (27.27%) SNMP
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Big Data
1 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
2 3 (27.27%) Parquet
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Security Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) ArcSight Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) SIEM Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Apache Flex
1 3 (27.27%) CGI
1 3 (27.27%) Ext JS
1 3 (27.27%) GWT
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) Kafka
1 3 (27.27%) REST
1 3 (27.27%) Silverlight
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
1 3 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) RIA
3 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (27.27%) BCP
3 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
3 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
4 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (9.09%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (9.09%) Data Enrichment
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Threat Detection
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SANS
2 2 (18.18%) CEH
2 2 (18.18%) GIAC
3 1 (9.09%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) QRadar
2 4 (36.36%) Nessus
3 3 (27.27%) Fluentd
3 3 (27.27%) Nagios
4 1 (9.09%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) ArcSight
2 4 (36.36%) Splunk
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Qualys
3 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
4 2 (18.18%) LogRhythm
4 2 (18.18%) Remedy
5 1 (9.09%) Altiris
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) MapR
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec