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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 181 152 156
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +4
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.11% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.13% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Average salary £35,000 £58,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.65% +32.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £58,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £58,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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
3254 2290 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.94% 86.35% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2435 1808 1969
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Leeds

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Nessus
4 5 (41.67%) ArcSight
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) McAfee
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Internet
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) CISSP
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (25.00%) CEH
6 3 (25.00%) Altiris
6 3 (25.00%) Content Management
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) WSUS
6 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (25.00%) ScanSafe
6 3 (25.00%) Juniper
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
6 3 (25.00%) SSL
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (25.00%) SNMP
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Content Management
2 3 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Email Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) CEH
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Nessus
2 3 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) ArcSight
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) McAfee
3 3 (25.00%) Altiris
3 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Symantec
3 3 (25.00%) ScanSafe
4 2 (16.67%) Splunk
5 1 (8.33%) Websense
5 1 (8.33%) Clearswift
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix