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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 158 177 132
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -45
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 12 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% 0.16% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.19% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 9
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £35,909 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £46,250 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
2848 3149 2183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.01% 86.34% 82.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2210 2544 1735
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 £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Leeds

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 27 (62.79%) Firewall
2 21 (48.84%) Information Security
3 20 (46.51%) Windows
4 19 (44.19%) Security Testing
5 14 (32.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (30.23%) PCI DSS
6 13 (30.23%) Wireless
7 12 (27.91%) Cryptography
7 12 (27.91%) SSL
7 12 (27.91%) CISSP
8 11 (25.58%) CEH
9 10 (23.26%) UNIX
9 10 (23.26%) Vulnerability Management
10 9 (20.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 9 (20.93%) GIAC
11 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
11 8 (18.60%) ITIL
12 7 (16.28%) ArcSight
13 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
13 6 (13.95%) SLA
13 6 (13.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
14 5 (11.63%) C
14 5 (11.63%) SQL
14 5 (11.63%) Regular Expression
14 5 (11.63%) Cyber Security
14 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (11.63%) Ethical Hacking
14 5 (11.63%) CHFI
14 5 (11.63%) SecurID

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 27 (62.79%) Firewall
2 13 (30.23%) Wireless
3 12 (27.91%) SSL
4 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.30%) Network Security
6 3 (6.98%) DNS
6 3 (6.98%) HTTP
7 1 (2.33%) Telnet
7 1 (2.33%) LDAP
7 1 (2.33%) LAN
7 1 (2.33%) SMTP
7 1 (2.33%) DHCP
7 1 (2.33%) FTP
7 1 (2.33%) tcpdump
7 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (6.98%) Games
1 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
1 3 (6.98%) Banking
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Analyst
2 28 (65.12%) Security Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Information Security Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Information Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (11.63%) IT Security Officer
5 5 (11.63%) Security Officer
6 4 (9.30%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Principal Security Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Information Security Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Information Security Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Regular Expression
1 5 (11.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Cryptography
2 5 (11.63%) SecurID
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) UNIX
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) AIX
4 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Information Security
2 19 (44.19%) Security Testing
3 10 (23.26%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (20.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (18.60%) ITIL
6 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.63%) Cyber Security
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.63%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (11.63%) OpenUP
8 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
9 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
10 2 (4.65%) Resource Management
10 2 (4.65%) Security Architecture
11 1 (2.33%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) C
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) CISSP
2 11 (25.58%) CEH
3 9 (20.93%) GIAC
4 5 (11.63%) CHFI
5 4 (9.30%) Degree
6 3 (6.98%) CISA
6 3 (6.98%) CISM
6 3 (6.98%) CRISC
6 3 (6.98%) PCI QSA
7 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) SSCP
7 2 (4.65%) GCIH
8 1 (2.33%) CCSA
8 1 (2.33%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (2.33%) CCSE
8 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.33%) CCNP
8 1 (2.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (32.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (30.23%) PCI DSS
3 6 (13.95%) SLA
3 6 (13.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) ArcSight
2 5 (11.63%) Qualys
3 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco
4 2 (4.65%) F5
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Juniper
5 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.33%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.33%) McAfee
5 1 (2.33%) Splunk
5 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago