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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 148 170 146
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 32 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.88% 0.059% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.070% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 6
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.57% -
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
3245 2839 2371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.76% 83.62% 82.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2591 2199 1956
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £62,000
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 27 February 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Leeds

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 37 (71.15%) Firewall
2 34 (65.38%) Information Security
3 26 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (50.00%) Windows
4 24 (46.15%) PCI DSS
5 22 (42.31%) Wireless
6 21 (40.38%) Security Testing
7 20 (38.46%) SSL
8 18 (34.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 16 (30.77%) UNIX
10 15 (28.85%) Risk Management
10 15 (28.85%) CISSP
10 15 (28.85%) Management Information System
11 12 (23.08%) Cryptography
11 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
12 11 (21.15%) CEH
12 11 (21.15%) Service Delivery
12 11 (21.15%) Linux
13 10 (19.23%) AIX
13 10 (19.23%) Solaris
13 10 (19.23%) ITIL
13 10 (19.23%) Cisco
13 10 (19.23%) Service Management
13 10 (19.23%) CheckPoint
13 10 (19.23%) Incident Management
13 10 (19.23%) Coaching
13 10 (19.23%) OWASP
13 10 (19.23%) Security Architecture
13 10 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
13 10 (19.23%) Kalman Filter

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 37 (71.15%) Firewall
2 22 (42.31%) Wireless
3 20 (38.46%) SSL
4 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.85%) DNS
5 2 (3.85%) HTTP
5 2 (3.85%) SNMP
5 2 (3.85%) Network Security
6 1 (1.92%) LAN
6 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (11.54%) Retail
2 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.62%) Games
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Analyst
2 27 (51.92%) Security Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Information Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Information Security Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) IT Security Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Security Manager
5 7 (13.46%) Information Security Officer
5 7 (13.46%) IT Security Officer
5 7 (13.46%) Security Officer
6 6 (11.54%) Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Security Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) IT Security Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Information Security Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Network Security Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Network Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Information Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Principal Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Principal Security Consultant
10 1 (1.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Management Information System
2 12 (23.08%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.85%) SecurID
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Windows
2 16 (30.77%) UNIX
3 11 (21.15%) Linux
4 10 (19.23%) AIX
4 10 (19.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Information Security
2 21 (40.38%) Security Testing
3 18 (34.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 15 (28.85%) Risk Management
5 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 11 (21.15%) Service Delivery
7 10 (19.23%) ITIL
7 10 (19.23%) Service Management
7 10 (19.23%) Incident Management
7 10 (19.23%) Coaching
7 10 (19.23%) OWASP
7 10 (19.23%) Security Architecture
7 10 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (19.23%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (15.38%) Line Management
9 7 (13.46%) Cyber Security
9 7 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (13.46%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
10 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) C
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) CISSP
2 11 (21.15%) CEH
3 9 (17.31%) GIAC
4 7 (13.46%) CHFI
5 5 (9.62%) Degree
5 5 (9.62%) PCI QSA
5 5 (9.62%) CISA
5 5 (9.62%) CISM
5 5 (9.62%) CRISC
6 2 (3.85%) GCIH
6 2 (3.85%) SSCP
6 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (46.15%) PCI DSS
3 6 (11.54%) SLA
4 5 (9.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Nessus
1 2 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Cisco
1 10 (19.23%) CheckPoint
2 3 (5.77%) ArcSight
3 2 (3.85%) ScanSafe
3 2 (3.85%) Qualys
3 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
3 2 (3.85%) Altiris
4 1 (1.92%) Capita
4 1 (1.92%) Splunk
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The Bridge Ltd
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Posted: Yesterday
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