The first table below looks at the demand for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 118 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 80.20% 63.78% 64.91%
Number of salaries quoted 97 80 80
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £29,800 £15,456
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £56,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SIEM
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) LogLogic
3 2 (40.00%) Q1 Labs
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) PMP
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) CISM

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (40.00%) F5
1 2 (40.00%) LogLogic
1 2 (40.00%) Q1 Labs