The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 92 - 99
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 13 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.97% - 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £33,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1096 1159 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.55% 84.05% 83.10%
Number of salaries quoted 933 965 849
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SIEM
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Wales

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Wales

SIEM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
South Wales - 12 £33,000 -
West Wales - 1 £35,000 -
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (84.62%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (76.92%) WSUS
3 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 10 (76.92%) Citrix
4 6 (46.15%) Intel Security
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) ELK Stack
5 5 (38.46%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (38.46%) XenApp
5 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) Unix
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (30.77%) logstash
6 4 (30.77%) Kibana
7 3 (23.08%) Information Security
7 3 (23.08%) Coaching
8 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 2 (15.38%) Nagios
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
8 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Security Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (23.08%) Coaching
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CISMP
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) XenApp
2 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) WSUS
2 5 (38.46%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (30.77%) Kibana
3 4 (30.77%) logstash
4 2 (15.38%) Nagios
5 1 (7.69%) Nessus
5 1 (7.69%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Citrix
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Intel Security
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) AlienVault
4 2 (15.38%) LogRhythm
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Splunk