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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 159 148 146
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 14 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.37% 0.22% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.28% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 7
Average salary £39,750 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £52,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.10%
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
3012 2530 2397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.51% 80.75% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1647 1613
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +3 11 £34,000 - 1
Glasgow -24 2 £62,500 +19.04%
West Lothian - 1 - -
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 18 (64.29%) Information Security
2 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 12 (42.86%) GIAC
3 10 (35.71%) CISSP
4 9 (32.14%) Network Security
5 8 (28.57%) Analytics
5 8 (28.57%) Linux
6 7 (25.00%) XML
6 7 (25.00%) Windows
6 7 (25.00%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) Degree
6 7 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 6 (21.43%) Security Architecture
7 6 (21.43%) CISA
7 6 (21.43%) Internet
8 5 (17.86%) HTTP
8 5 (17.86%) ITIL
8 5 (17.86%) Data Security
8 5 (17.86%) CEH
8 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
9 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 4 (14.29%) jQuery
9 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 4 (14.29%) GCIA
9 4 (14.29%) Service Management
9 4 (14.29%) ActiveMQ

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 4 (14.29%) Apache
1 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 9 (32.14%) Network Security
3 7 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (21.43%) Internet
5 5 (17.86%) HTTP
6 4 (14.29%) tcpdump
7 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.57%) DNS
8 1 (3.57%) SSL
8 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
8 1 (3.57%) TACACS
8 1 (3.57%) LDAP
8 1 (3.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Subversion
1 4 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Publishing
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Security Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Security Architect
3 5 (17.86%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Information Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Information Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (14.29%) jQuery
2 4 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (14.29%) Spring
2 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) CSS
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (10.71%) Regular Expression
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware
4 1 (3.57%) COM
4 1 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Open Source
2 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
2 3 (10.71%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) CentOS
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Information Security
2 8 (28.57%) Analytics
3 6 (21.43%) Security Architecture
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 5 (17.86%) Data Security
4 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Service Management
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) ITSM
7 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.14%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Java
1 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) GIAC
2 10 (35.71%) CISSP
3 7 (25.00%) Degree
4 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 6 (21.43%) CISA
5 5 (17.86%) CEH
6 4 (14.29%) GCIA
7 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) CISM
8 1 (3.57%) SSCP
8 1 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Dell
2 3 (10.71%) ArcSight
2 3 (10.71%) LogLogic
3 2 (7.14%) F5
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Sun
4 1 (3.57%) Symantec
4 1 (3.57%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Juniper
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter
4 1 (3.57%) Qualys
4 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
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