The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 224 235 235
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 27 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.48% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.54% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 20
Median salary £45,000 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.74% +3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,250 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
SIEM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5606 5898 6406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.20% 88.44% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4684 4896 5237
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SIEM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SIEM Salary Trend in the North West

SIEM
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in the North West

SIEM
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -7 21 £45,500 +8.20% 3
Merseyside -8 6 £45,000 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 North West region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 37 (50.00%) Information Security
2 34 (45.95%) Firewall
3 32 (43.24%) CISSP
4 31 (41.89%) ITIL
4 31 (41.89%) PCI DSS
5 30 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 27 (36.49%) Network Security
6 27 (36.49%) CheckPoint
7 26 (35.14%) Windows
7 26 (35.14%) Penetration Testing
7 26 (35.14%) Windows Server
8 22 (29.73%) Cybersecurity
8 22 (29.73%) Juniper
9 20 (27.03%) Finance
9 20 (27.03%) Degree
10 19 (25.68%) CISM
10 19 (25.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 18 (24.32%) Change Management
11 18 (24.32%) Law
11 18 (24.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 17 (22.97%) TCP/IP
12 17 (22.97%) ArcSight
13 16 (21.62%) Active Directory
13 16 (21.62%) MPLS
13 16 (21.62%) Intel Security
14 15 (20.27%) Project Management
15 14 (18.92%) Intrusion Detection
15 14 (18.92%) Splunk
15 14 (18.92%) Security Operations
16 12 (16.22%) Vulnerability Management

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (14.86%) IIS
2 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (8.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 34 (45.95%) Firewall
2 27 (36.49%) Network Security
3 17 (22.97%) TCP/IP
4 16 (21.62%) MPLS
5 14 (18.92%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (13.51%) DHCP
6 10 (13.51%) DNS
6 10 (13.51%) Junos
6 10 (13.51%) VLAN
7 6 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (8.11%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.70%) DMZ
8 2 (2.70%) IPv4
8 2 (2.70%) IPv6
8 2 (2.70%) LAN
8 2 (2.70%) VPN
8 2 (2.70%) WAN
8 2 (2.70%) Wireless
8 2 (2.70%) Wireless Security
9 1 (1.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) MySQL
General
1 20 (27.03%) Finance
2 18 (24.32%) Law
3 9 (12.16%) Legal
4 7 (9.46%) Banking
5 6 (8.11%) Marketing
6 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (29.73%) Analyst
2 16 (21.62%) Security Specialist
3 14 (18.92%) IT Manager
3 14 (18.92%) Security Analyst
4 13 (17.57%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 12 (16.22%) Consultant
5 12 (16.22%) Security Consultant
6 11 (14.86%) Information Analyst
6 11 (14.86%) Information Security Analyst
7 10 (13.51%) Security Manager
8 8 (10.81%) IT Security Manager
8 8 (10.81%) IT Security Specialist
9 6 (8.11%) IT Security Officer
9 6 (8.11%) Security Officer
9 6 (8.11%) SIEM Analyst
9 6 (8.11%) SOC Analyst
10 5 (6.76%) CISSP Manager
10 5 (6.76%) IT Services Manager
10 5 (6.76%) Security Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Service Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Data Centre
1 11 (14.86%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.76%) PKI
4 4 (5.41%) Cryptography
5 3 (4.05%) PMI
6 1 (1.35%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Windows
1 26 (35.14%) Windows Server
2 5 (6.76%) Linux
3 3 (4.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) Information Security
2 31 (41.89%) ITIL
3 26 (35.14%) Penetration Testing
4 22 (29.73%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (25.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 18 (24.32%) Change Management
6 18 (24.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 15 (20.27%) Project Management
8 14 (18.92%) Security Operations
9 12 (16.22%) Security Architecture
9 12 (16.22%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (14.86%) Compliance Management
10 11 (14.86%) Performance Management
10 11 (14.86%) Portfolio Management
10 11 (14.86%) Risk and Compliance Management
11 10 (13.51%) Data Loss Prevention
11 10 (13.51%) Mentoring
11 10 (13.51%) Test Strategy
12 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (10.81%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.35%) Perl
2 1 (1.35%) PHP
2 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (43.24%) CISSP
2 20 (27.03%) Degree
3 19 (25.68%) CISM
4 11 (14.86%) IISP
5 5 (6.76%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (6.76%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (6.76%) SSCP
6 4 (5.41%) CASP
6 4 (5.41%) CISA
6 4 (5.41%) CRISC
6 4 (5.41%) ISACA
6 4 (5.41%) ISSAP
6 4 (5.41%) ISSEP
6 4 (5.41%) ISSMP
7 3 (4.05%) CCNA
7 3 (4.05%) CEH
7 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.05%) PMI Certification
7 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (41.89%) PCI DSS
2 30 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) QRadar
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) CheckPoint
2 22 (29.73%) Juniper
3 17 (22.97%) ArcSight
4 16 (21.62%) Intel Security
5 14 (18.92%) Splunk
6 10 (13.51%) Cisco
7 7 (9.46%) VMware
8 6 (8.11%) GFI Software
9 1 (1.35%) HP
9 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
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