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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 181 174 181
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.078% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.10% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Average salary £34,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
3338 2980 3045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.08% 77.24% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2678 2557 2657
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Manchester

SIEM
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (90.00%) ISMS
3 8 (80.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (80.00%) EnCE
3 8 (80.00%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (80.00%) CISSP
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 4 (40.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) Legal
6 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) JBoss Seam

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Security Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Information Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Web Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Application Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Security Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Trainee Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) ISMS
3 8 (80.00%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) EnCE
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (80.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft