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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 133 187 -
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 38 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.18% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.50%
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
2864 3348 3210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.14% 84.65% 84.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 2863 2783
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average 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 £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
Cheadle - 2 £80,000 -
Rochdale - 1 - -
SIEM
North West

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 52 (75.36%) Security Operations
2 41 (59.42%) Security Operations Centre
3 37 (53.62%) Information Security
4 35 (50.72%) CISSP
5 33 (47.83%) Vulnerability Management
6 27 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 27 (39.13%) PCI DSS
7 26 (37.68%) Management Information System
8 25 (36.23%) Degree
9 24 (34.78%) Firewall
9 24 (34.78%) Windows
9 24 (34.78%) Linux
10 21 (30.43%) Splunk
10 21 (30.43%) ArcSight
11 20 (28.99%) Performance Management
11 20 (28.99%) IIS
12 19 (27.54%) Unix
12 19 (27.54%) Project Management
12 19 (27.54%) Law
12 19 (27.54%) Security Architecture
12 19 (27.54%) Portfolio Management
12 19 (27.54%) Test Strategy
12 19 (27.54%) IISP
12 19 (27.54%) Data Centre
13 17 (24.64%) Network Security
14 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
15 15 (21.74%) Internet
15 15 (21.74%) QRadar
16 14 (20.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 12 (17.39%) Risk Management

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 20 (28.99%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (34.78%) Firewall
2 17 (24.64%) Network Security
3 15 (21.74%) Internet
4 8 (11.59%) VPN
5 4 (5.80%) Intranet
6 3 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) Big Data
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (27.54%) Law
2 2 (2.90%) Legal
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (42.03%) Consultant
1 29 (42.03%) Security Consultant
2 27 (39.13%) IT Consultant
2 27 (39.13%) IT Security Consultant
3 15 (21.74%) Analyst
4 13 (18.84%) SOC Specialist
5 12 (17.39%) SIEM Consultant
5 12 (17.39%) Vulnerability Consultant
6 10 (14.49%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (14.49%) Senior Security Consultant
7 9 (13.04%) Security Specialist
8 8 (11.59%) IT Security Specialist
8 8 (11.59%) Security Analyst
8 8 (11.59%) Senior IT Consultant
8 8 (11.59%) Senior IT Security Consultant
8 8 (11.59%) Splunk Consultant
9 7 (10.14%) SOC Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) IT Risk Consultant
11 4 (5.80%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 41 (59.42%) Security Operations Centre
2 26 (37.68%) Management Information System
3 19 (27.54%) Data Centre
4 14 (20.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.45%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.78%) Linux
1 24 (34.78%) Windows
2 19 (27.54%) Unix
3 3 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (75.36%) Security Operations
2 37 (53.62%) Information Security
3 33 (47.83%) Vulnerability Management
4 20 (28.99%) Performance Management
5 19 (27.54%) Portfolio Management
5 19 (27.54%) Project Management
5 19 (27.54%) Security Architecture
5 19 (27.54%) Test Strategy
6 12 (17.39%) Risk Management
7 11 (15.94%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (13.04%) Presales
9 8 (11.59%) Analytics
9 8 (11.59%) Customer Engagement
9 8 (11.59%) Digital Forensics
9 8 (11.59%) Identity Access Management
9 8 (11.59%) Information Management
9 8 (11.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (11.59%) Strategic Planning
10 6 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (5.80%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) C#
1 3 (4.35%) C++
1 3 (4.35%) Python
2 2 (2.90%) C
2 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (50.72%) CISSP
2 25 (36.23%) Degree
3 19 (27.54%) IISP
4 12 (17.39%) CISM
4 12 (17.39%) GIAC
5 11 (15.94%) GCIH
6 7 (10.14%) SANS
7 4 (5.80%) CEH
8 3 (4.35%) GCIA
8 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 27 (39.13%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.80%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) QRadar
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) ArcSight
1 21 (30.43%) Splunk
2 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.80%) VMware
4 2 (2.90%) AlienVault
4 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.90%) Intel Security
4 2 (2.90%) Kaspersky
4 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 3 days ago