The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 130 144 139
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 18 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.52% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.64% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Average salary £48,000 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.58%
SIEM
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2611 2656 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.80% 81.32% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 1706 1584
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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
Edinburgh +1 12 £51,250 -
Glasgow - 6 £55,000 - 1
Moray - 2 £48,000 -
Dundee - 2 - -
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 24 (77.42%) Firewall
2 20 (64.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (54.84%) Linux
4 16 (51.61%) Finance
4 16 (51.61%) GIAC
5 15 (48.39%) Information Security
6 14 (45.16%) XML
6 14 (45.16%) CISSP
6 14 (45.16%) Degree
7 13 (41.94%) Windows
7 13 (41.94%) CEH
8 12 (38.71%) Cisco
9 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
9 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
9 11 (35.48%) SSCP
10 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
10 10 (32.26%) Visualisation
10 10 (32.26%) Open Source
10 10 (32.26%) Regular Expression
10 10 (32.26%) Analytics
11 7 (22.58%) Law
11 7 (22.58%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (12.90%) ActiveMQ
13 4 (12.90%) Subversion
13 4 (12.90%) Fedora
13 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
13 4 (12.90%) Scrum
13 4 (12.90%) Apache

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 4 (12.90%) Apache
1 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
1 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (77.42%) Firewall
2 20 (64.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (12.90%) HTTP
4 3 (9.68%) Network Security
5 2 (6.45%) tcpdump
6 1 (3.23%) SHDSL
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) ADSL
6 1 (3.23%) LAN
6 1 (3.23%) WAN
6 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.23%) MPLS
6 1 (3.23%) OSPF
6 1 (3.23%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Subversion
1 4 (12.90%) JUnit
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
1 13 (41.94%) Security Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Senior Security Specialist
2 8 (25.81%) Security Specialist
3 7 (22.58%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Security Operations Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Security Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Information Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Information Security Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Security Operations Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) XML
2 10 (32.26%) Regular Expression
3 4 (12.90%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
3 4 (12.90%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) Web Services
3 4 (12.90%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (12.90%) jQuery
3 4 (12.90%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Visualisation
1 10 (32.26%) Open Source
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.90%) Fedora
4 4 (12.90%) CentOS
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Information Security
2 10 (32.26%) Analytics
3 7 (22.58%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
6 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Identity Management
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Security Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.23%) People Management
8 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Java
1 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) GIAC
2 14 (45.16%) CISSP
2 14 (45.16%) Degree
3 13 (41.94%) CEH
4 11 (35.48%) SSCP
5 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.45%) GCIA
6 2 (6.45%) CISA
6 2 (6.45%) CISM
7 1 (3.23%) CCNP
7 1 (3.23%) ISEB
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.90%) Dell
4 3 (9.68%) LogRhythm
4 3 (9.68%) Sourcefire
5 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago