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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 168 175 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2818 3230 3351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.96% 83.57% 81.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2317 2645 2898
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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 27 May 2015.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Manchester

SIEM
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 2 £41,500 -
SIEM
North West

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) ISMS
3 5 (35.71%) Splunk
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) CISSP
4 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 4 (28.57%) Security Management
4 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
5 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 3 (21.43%) McAfee
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) UNIX
5 3 (21.43%) Lumension
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
6 2 (14.29%) Big Data
6 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 2 (14.29%) SMTP
6 2 (14.29%) SNMP
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) SSL
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) CMS

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SMTP
2 2 (14.29%) SNMP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Extranet
3 1 (7.14%) ICMP
3 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) IPsec
3 1 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Information Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Trainee
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.14%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) ISMS
3 4 (28.57%) Security Management
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (7.14%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Splunk
2 3 (21.43%) Lumension
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (21.43%) McAfee
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
3 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) Qualys
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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