The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 69 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.17% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £51,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.18% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
512 444 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 85.91% 88.10% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 402 338 345
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SIEM
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Merseyside

SIEM
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -14 1 £37,500 -27.18%
SIEM
North West

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) CISM
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) SSCP
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (33.33%) CASP
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) CRISC
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) ISSAP
4 2 (33.33%) ISSEP
4 2 (33.33%) ISSMP
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Security Officer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Security Officer
1 2 (33.33%) Service Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
2 3 (50.00%) SSCP
3 2 (33.33%) CASP
3 2 (33.33%) CISA
3 2 (33.33%) CRISC
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) ISSAP
3 2 (33.33%) ISSEP
3 2 (33.33%) ISSMP
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) HP