The first table below looks at the demand for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 25 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 156 156 143
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 17 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.30% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 4
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +90.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £52,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3002 2631 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.72% 80.24% 75.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2008 1723 1649
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SIEM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Scotland

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Scotland

SIEM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Edinburgh -2 10 £34,000 - 1
Glasgow -11 5 £62,500 +19.04%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Moray - 1 £55,000 -
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (57.58%) Information Security
2 16 (48.48%) Firewall
3 14 (42.42%) GIAC
3 14 (42.42%) CISSP
4 13 (39.39%) Finance
5 11 (33.33%) Network Security
6 9 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (27.27%) Windows
7 8 (24.24%) CISA
7 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
7 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
7 8 (24.24%) Security Architecture
7 8 (24.24%) Analytics
8 7 (21.21%) CEH
8 7 (21.21%) Linux
8 7 (21.21%) Internet
9 6 (18.18%) GCIA
9 6 (18.18%) Security Testing
9 6 (18.18%) tcpdump
10 5 (15.15%) PKI
10 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (15.15%) Data Security
10 5 (15.15%) Service Management
10 5 (15.15%) ITIL
11 4 (12.12%) XML
11 4 (12.12%) Cisco
11 4 (12.12%) Degree
11 4 (12.12%) F5
12 3 (9.09%) ArcSight
12 3 (9.09%) LogLogic

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.03%) Apache
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) Firewall
2 11 (33.33%) Network Security
3 9 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (21.21%) Internet
5 6 (18.18%) tcpdump
6 3 (9.09%) TACACS
6 3 (9.09%) IPsec
6 3 (9.09%) LDAP
6 3 (9.09%) HTTP
6 3 (9.09%) Kerberos
6 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.09%) DNS
6 3 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JUnit
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Electronics
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Publishing
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Analyst
2 15 (45.45%) Security Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Network Security Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Network Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Security Architect
6 4 (12.12%) Security Manager
6 4 (12.12%) Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Information Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Information Security Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Information Security Specialist
8 2 (6.06%) Incident Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Security Specialist
8 2 (6.06%) Information Specialist
9 1 (3.03%) Consultant
9 1 (3.03%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) XML
2 3 (9.09%) Regular Expression
2 3 (9.09%) LAMP
3 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (3.03%) Spring
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) COM
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) PKI
2 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Fedora
3 1 (3.03%) CentOS
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Information Security
2 8 (24.24%) Security Architecture
2 8 (24.24%) Analytics
3 6 (18.18%) Security Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (15.15%) Data Security
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL
4 5 (15.15%) Service Management
5 3 (9.09%) ITSM
5 3 (9.09%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (9.09%) OWASP
5 3 (9.09%) Pattern Recognition
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (6.06%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) Java
1 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) CISSP
1 14 (42.42%) GIAC
2 8 (24.24%) CISA
2 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) CEH
4 6 (18.18%) GCIA
5 4 (12.12%) Degree
6 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
7 2 (6.06%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (6.06%) CISM
8 1 (3.03%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco
1 4 (12.12%) F5
2 3 (9.09%) ArcSight
2 3 (9.09%) LogLogic
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
2 3 (9.09%) Sun
2 3 (9.09%) Juniper
3 2 (6.06%) Remedy
3 2 (6.06%) Twitter
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.03%) Qualys
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec
4 1 (3.03%) Dell
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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Dell (UK)
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