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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank - - 86
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.24% -3.00%
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
1015 1104 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 78.99% 82.39% 83.44%
Number of salaries quoted 878 947 746
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,051 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 16 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) GPG13
3 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) CESG
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GPG13
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat