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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 96 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 2 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% 1.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 1.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
977 911 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.56% 73.23% 69.58%
Number of salaries quoted 826 807 693
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales -7 2 - -
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) Military
2 8 (80.00%) JSP 440
2 8 (80.00%) Cyber Security
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) HMG Infosec
5 4 (40.00%) RMADS
5 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (40.00%) Information Security Governance
5 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (40.00%) Information Security
5 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
5 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (40.00%) Network Security
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) HNC
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Security Management
5 4 (40.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) UNIX
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Linux

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Internet
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 8 (80.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) RMADS
3 2 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security Governance
2 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Security Management
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) HNC
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) GCIA
2 2 (20.00%) GCFW
2 2 (20.00%) GCWN
2 2 (20.00%) GIAC
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) JSP 440
2 4 (40.00%) HMG Infosec
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
1 2 (20.00%) Juniper
1 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (20.00%) Trend Micro