The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 151 183 186
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +3
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 29 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.83% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 5
Median salary £55,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
3107 2981 3389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.77% 88.67% 85.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2646 2481 2745
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 June 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Manchester

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 30 (55.56%) Firewall
1 30 (55.56%) Information Security
2 27 (50.00%) CISSP
2 27 (50.00%) Network Security
3 24 (44.44%) ITIL
4 22 (40.74%) Penetration Testing
5 20 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (37.04%) Windows
5 20 (37.04%) CheckPoint
6 19 (35.19%) Law
6 19 (35.19%) PCI DSS
6 19 (35.19%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 18 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
7 18 (33.33%) Change Management
7 18 (33.33%) Juniper
7 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
8 17 (31.48%) Intel Security
8 17 (31.48%) Windows Server
8 17 (31.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 16 (29.63%) Security Operations
9 16 (29.63%) Security Operations Centre
10 15 (27.78%) Splunk
11 14 (25.93%) Security Architecture
12 13 (24.07%) Junos
12 13 (24.07%) VLAN
12 13 (24.07%) Degree
12 13 (24.07%) Project Management
12 13 (24.07%) MPLS
13 12 (22.22%) DNS

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (22.22%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (55.56%) Firewall
2 27 (50.00%) Network Security
3 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 13 (24.07%) Junos
4 13 (24.07%) MPLS
4 13 (24.07%) VLAN
5 12 (22.22%) DHCP
5 12 (22.22%) DNS
6 6 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.85%) DMZ
7 1 (1.85%) IPv4
7 1 (1.85%) IPv6
7 1 (1.85%) LAN
7 1 (1.85%) SMTP
7 1 (1.85%) VPN
7 1 (1.85%) WAN
7 1 (1.85%) Wireless
7 1 (1.85%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Big Data
General
1 19 (35.19%) Law
2 10 (18.52%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Security Specialist
2 15 (27.78%) Analyst
3 14 (25.93%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 13 (24.07%) Consultant
4 13 (24.07%) IT Security Specialist
4 13 (24.07%) Security Consultant
5 12 (22.22%) Security Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Information Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) CISSP Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) IT Consultant
8 5 (9.26%) IT Security Consultant
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) SIEM Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Information Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Information Security Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Security Specialist
9 3 (5.56%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 6 (11.11%) PKI
4 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.41%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 17 (31.48%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Information Security
2 24 (44.44%) ITIL
3 22 (40.74%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (35.19%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 18 (33.33%) Change Management
5 18 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (31.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 16 (29.63%) Security Operations
8 14 (25.93%) Security Architecture
9 13 (24.07%) Project Management
10 12 (22.22%) Performance Management
10 12 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
10 12 (22.22%) Test Strategy
10 12 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (12.96%) Digital Forensics
11 7 (12.96%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (12.96%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (12.96%) Threat Detection
12 6 (11.11%) Risk Management
13 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 27 (50.00%) CISSP
2 13 (24.07%) Degree
3 12 (22.22%) IISP
4 11 (20.37%) CISM
5 5 (9.26%) GCIH
5 5 (9.26%) GIAC
6 4 (7.41%) ISACA
7 2 (3.70%) CEH
7 2 (3.70%) MCSE
7 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (35.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) COBIT
3 1 (1.85%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.85%) SSAE 16
3 1 (1.85%) Val IT
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) QRadar
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) CheckPoint
2 18 (33.33%) Juniper
3 17 (31.48%) Intel Security
4 15 (27.78%) Splunk
5 12 (22.22%) ArcSight
6 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.56%) VMware
8 2 (3.70%) Cisco