The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 87 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.35% 0.081% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.097% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SIEM
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
945 1026 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 83.63% 83.41% 78.52%
Number of salaries quoted 839 854 773
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,426
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SIEM
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SIEM Salary Trend in South Wales

SIEM
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Newport +9 2 £40,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £35,000 -
SIEM
Wales

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 12 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (73.33%) WSUS
4 11 (73.33%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (73.33%) Citrix
5 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (46.67%) ELK Stack
7 6 (40.00%) Intel Security
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle
8 5 (33.33%) Unix
8 5 (33.33%) logstash
8 5 (33.33%) Kibana
8 5 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (33.33%) XenApp
8 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
9 4 (26.67%) Splunk
9 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
10 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 3 (20.00%) Coaching
10 3 (20.00%) Nagios
11 2 (13.33%) iSeries
11 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
11 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
11 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (73.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 11 (73.33%) Security Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iSeries
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CISMP
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
2 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) WSUS
2 5 (33.33%) Kibana
2 5 (33.33%) logstash
2 5 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) Intel Security
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Splunk
6 2 (13.33%) AlienVault
6 2 (13.33%) Dell
6 2 (13.33%) IBM
6 2 (13.33%) Intel
6 2 (13.33%) LogRhythm
7 1 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (6.67%) Vyatta