The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 150 169 151
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 30 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.88% 0.15% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.19% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 13
Average salary £55,000 £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -42.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
SIEM
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3025 2683 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.45% 83.01% 82.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2368 2072 2070
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SIEM
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Leeds region.

SIEM Salary Trend in Leeds

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Leeds

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 30 (85.71%) Information Security
2 24 (68.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (62.86%) PCI DSS
4 20 (57.14%) Firewall
5 16 (45.71%) Management Information System
6 14 (40.00%) CISSP
6 14 (40.00%) Windows
7 13 (37.14%) Risk Management
8 12 (34.29%) UNIX
8 12 (34.29%) SSL
9 11 (31.43%) Wireless
9 11 (31.43%) Linux
9 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
9 11 (31.43%) ITIL
9 11 (31.43%) Cisco
9 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
9 11 (31.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (28.57%) Incident Management
10 10 (28.57%) Service Management
10 10 (28.57%) Security Testing
10 10 (28.57%) OWASP
10 10 (28.57%) Security Architecture
10 10 (28.57%) AIX
10 10 (28.57%) Solaris
10 10 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
10 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
10 10 (28.57%) Coaching
11 9 (25.71%) CEH
12 8 (22.86%) Line Management
13 7 (20.00%) GIAC

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (2.86%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) Firewall
2 12 (34.29%) SSL
3 11 (31.43%) Wireless
4 3 (8.57%) SNMP
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.86%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) LAN
General
1 6 (17.14%) Retail
2 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.29%) Games
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Analyst
2 13 (37.14%) Security Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Security Manager
4 7 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) Information Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Consultant
6 5 (14.29%) Security Consultant
6 5 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
6 5 (14.29%) IT Security Officer
6 5 (14.29%) Security Officer
6 5 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Information Security Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Information Security Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Information Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Principal Security Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) IT Security Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) UNIX
3 11 (31.43%) Linux
4 10 (28.57%) AIX
4 10 (28.57%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Information Security
2 13 (37.14%) Risk Management
3 11 (31.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 11 (31.43%) ITIL
3 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
4 10 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 10 (28.57%) Service Management
4 10 (28.57%) OWASP
4 10 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 10 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 10 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 10 (28.57%) Coaching
5 8 (22.86%) Line Management
6 6 (17.14%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (14.29%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) CISSP
2 9 (25.71%) CEH
3 7 (20.00%) GIAC
4 6 (17.14%) Degree
5 5 (14.29%) PCI QSA
5 5 (14.29%) CRISC
5 5 (14.29%) CHFI
5 5 (14.29%) CISA
5 5 (14.29%) CISM
6 1 (2.86%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (2.86%) SSCP
6 1 (2.86%) GCIH
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (68.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (62.86%) PCI DSS
3 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (8.57%) SLA
4 3 (8.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Nessus
2 3 (8.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Cisco
1 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (8.57%) Altiris
2 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
2 3 (8.57%) ScanSafe
3 2 (5.71%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.86%) Splunk
4 1 (2.86%) Capita
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec
4 1 (2.86%) McAfee
4 1 (2.86%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago