The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank - 90 79
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 0 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.62% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.85% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Average salary - £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1004 938 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 74.81% 73.17% 71.40%
Number of salaries quoted 882 836 622
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SIEM
UK

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) GCIA
1 2 (100.00%) GCFW
1 2 (100.00%) GCWN
1 2 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) Trend Micro
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) GCIA
1 2 (100.00%) GCFW
1 2 (100.00%) GCWN
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (100.00%) Trend Micro