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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
England / North West
Rank 230 182 225
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +43
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 18 57 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 1.02% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.17% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12 41 31
Median salary £38,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £48,750 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5218 4865 5931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.92% 87.30% 86.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4386 4042 5077
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 21 January 2017.

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 21 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
Manchester -53 7 £47,000 -6.00% 8
Cheshire +8 3 £37,500 -26.82%
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 -
Merseyside -7 1 £37,500 -27.18%
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 North West region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 27 (64.29%) Firewall
2 21 (50.00%) Information Security
3 16 (38.10%) Network Security
3 16 (38.10%) CheckPoint
4 15 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 14 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (30.95%) Management Information System
7 12 (28.57%) Cisco
8 11 (26.19%) Windows
9 10 (23.81%) Finance
9 10 (23.81%) Splunk
9 10 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (23.81%) Degree
9 10 (23.81%) Security Operations
10 9 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 9 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (21.43%) CISSP
11 8 (19.05%) ITIL
12 7 (16.67%) Linux
12 7 (16.67%) CISM
12 7 (16.67%) Server Hardening
12 7 (16.67%) Palo Alto
13 6 (14.29%) Wireless Security
13 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
13 6 (14.29%) ArcSight
13 6 (14.29%) Wireless
13 6 (14.29%) LAN
13 6 (14.29%) WAN

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 2 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (64.29%) Firewall
2 16 (38.10%) Network Security
3 10 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (14.29%) LAN
4 6 (14.29%) VPN
4 6 (14.29%) WAN
4 6 (14.29%) Wireless
4 6 (14.29%) Wireless Security
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (11.90%) DMZ
5 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.52%) DHCP
6 4 (9.52%) DNS
6 4 (9.52%) IPv4
6 4 (9.52%) IPv6
6 4 (9.52%) MPLS
7 3 (7.14%) Junos
7 3 (7.14%) VLAN
8 1 (2.38%) IPsec
8 1 (2.38%) Softphone
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Information Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Information Security Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Security Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.76%) PMI
5 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Information Security
2 15 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 14 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (23.81%) Security Operations
5 9 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 8 (19.05%) ITIL
7 7 (16.67%) Server Hardening
8 5 (11.90%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention
9 4 (9.52%) Identity Management
9 4 (9.52%) Security Management
9 4 (9.52%) Security Patching
10 3 (7.14%) Change Management
10 3 (7.14%) Data Security
10 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
10 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.14%) Security Architecture
10 3 (7.14%) Service Management
11 2 (4.76%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.38%) Perl
2 1 (2.38%) PHP
2 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) CISSP
3 7 (16.67%) CISM
4 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) CEH
5 3 (7.14%) CISA
5 3 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (7.14%) SANS
5 3 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (4.76%) CASP
6 2 (4.76%) CCNA
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.76%) CRISC
6 2 (4.76%) IISP
6 2 (4.76%) ISSAP
6 2 (4.76%) ISSEP
6 2 (4.76%) ISSMP
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 10 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) FortiGate
1 2 (4.76%) RSA enVision
2 1 (2.38%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) CheckPoint
2 12 (28.57%) Cisco
3 10 (23.81%) Splunk
4 7 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 6 (14.29%) ArcSight
6 5 (11.90%) Fortinet
6 5 (11.90%) Juniper
7 3 (7.14%) Intel Security
8 2 (4.76%) Novell
8 2 (4.76%) Symantec
9 1 (2.38%) HP
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