The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 168 181 177
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 10 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.25% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.30% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 3
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
SIEM
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3116 3342 3327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 87.16% 83.24% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2585 2700 2857
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SIEM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Manchester

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Manchester

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (53.33%) Information Security
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (46.67%) CISSP
3 6 (40.00%) Splunk
4 5 (33.33%) ISMS
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) CISM
5 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
6 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (20.00%) UNIX
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
7 2 (13.33%) Release Management
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (13.33%) Big Data
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) DMZ
7 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) Finance

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) DMZ
3 1 (6.67%) ICMP
3 1 (6.67%) IPsec
3 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) SMTP
3 1 (6.67%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Trainee
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) ISMS
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
4 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (13.33%) Security Management
6 1 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) CISM
3 2 (13.33%) CISA
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) GIAC
4 1 (6.67%) GCIH
4 1 (6.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.67%) LogLogic
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Zen Internet
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago