The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 122 132 151
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +19
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 19 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 1.06% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.19% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 11
Median salary £42,500 £55,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.76% +23.88%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
2114 2780 2815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.05% 89.59% 88.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1763 1856
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh +13 10 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Glasgow +5 6 £43,000 -23.89% 1
Inverclyde - 1 - -
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 15 (46.88%) Security Operations
2 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Information Security
3 11 (34.38%) Network Security
4 10 (31.25%) Firewall
5 9 (28.13%) CISSP
5 9 (28.13%) Splunk
6 8 (25.00%) Degree
6 8 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 8 (25.00%) Windows
7 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
7 7 (21.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
8 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
8 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
8 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (18.75%) Linux
8 6 (18.75%) Juniper
8 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
8 6 (18.75%) Cisco
9 5 (15.63%) SQL
9 5 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (15.63%) Security Architecture
9 5 (15.63%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
10 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (12.50%) Incident Management

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (9.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Network Security
2 10 (31.25%) Firewall
3 7 (21.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.25%) tcpdump
5 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Law
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Security Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Security Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Juniper Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Network Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) SIEM Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Splunk Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Consultant
6 5 (15.63%) Information Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Security Consultant
7 4 (12.50%) Graduate
7 4 (12.50%) Graduate Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) SOC Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Security Operations
2 14 (43.75%) Information Security
3 8 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (15.63%) Security Architecture
5 5 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
7 3 (9.38%) Compliance Management
7 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
7 3 (9.38%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (9.38%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 3 (9.38%) Web Development
8 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.25%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) CISSP
2 8 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (12.50%) CISM
4 3 (9.38%) IISP
5 2 (6.25%) CEH
5 2 (6.25%) CISA
5 2 (6.25%) PCI QSA
5 2 (6.25%) SANS
6 1 (3.13%) EnCE
6 1 (3.13%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.50%) COBIT
3 2 (6.25%) ISO27002
4 1 (3.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) NDS
1 2 (6.25%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) NetIQ Identity Manager
1 2 (6.25%) QRadar
2 1 (3.13%) Nessus
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Splunk
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco
2 6 (18.75%) Juniper
3 3 (9.38%) ArcSight
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) NetIQ
5 1 (3.13%) Altiris
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