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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 221 225 235
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 19 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.40% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 12
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £59,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,600 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
5629 5933 5810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.12% 83.35% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4567 4720 4940
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Manchester +11 10 £33,750 -3.57% 11
Cheshire -6 7 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Cumbria - 2 £24,690 - 2
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (45.24%) Splunk
2 15 (35.71%) Information Security
2 15 (35.71%) Finance
3 14 (33.33%) Firewall
3 14 (33.33%) Snort
4 13 (30.95%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (30.95%) Sourcefire
5 12 (28.57%) Financial Institution
6 11 (26.19%) CISSP
6 11 (26.19%) Cyber Security
7 8 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (16.67%) CISM
9 6 (14.29%) UNIX
9 6 (14.29%) Degree
10 5 (11.90%) ISMS
10 5 (11.90%) ArcSight
10 5 (11.90%) Protective Monitoring
10 5 (11.90%) LogRhythm
10 5 (11.90%) NHS
10 5 (11.90%) Linux
10 5 (11.90%) SQL
10 5 (11.90%) ITIL
11 4 (9.52%) SLA
11 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
11 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (9.52%) Blue Coat
11 4 (9.52%) Computer Security
11 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
11 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity
11 4 (9.52%) Computer Forensics

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) Firewall
2 13 (30.95%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.76%) DMZ
4 1 (2.38%) ICMP
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless
4 1 (2.38%) IPsec
4 1 (2.38%) SMTP
4 1 (2.38%) SNMP
4 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.38%) SSL
4 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.38%) Network Security
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 12 (28.57%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Analyst
2 17 (40.48%) Security Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Security Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Information Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Information Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Security Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Information Security Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Monitoring Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) NHS
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Tandem
3 1 (2.38%) PKI
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) UNIX
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Information Security
2 11 (26.19%) Cyber Security
3 5 (11.90%) Protective Monitoring
3 5 (11.90%) ISMS
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL
4 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 4 (9.52%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (9.52%) Computer Security
5 3 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) CISSP
2 7 (16.67%) CISM
3 6 (14.29%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) CEH
6 2 (4.76%) CISA
7 1 (2.38%) GIAC
7 1 (2.38%) GCIH
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CCNP
7 1 (2.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Splunk
2 13 (30.95%) Sourcefire
3 5 (11.90%) ArcSight
3 5 (11.90%) LogRhythm
4 4 (9.52%) Blue Coat
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.38%) LogLogic
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