The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 70 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.39% 0.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £49,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
SIEM
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
437 267 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 85.35% 79.23% 69.61%
Number of salaries quoted 362 207 338
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SIEM
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

SIEM Salary Trend in Warrington

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (75.00%) Symantec
1 15 (75.00%) McAfee
1 15 (75.00%) Websense
1 15 (75.00%) Blue Coat
1 15 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 15 (75.00%) IronPort
1 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 15 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (65.00%) Lumension
2 13 (65.00%) Cyber Security
2 13 (65.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 13 (65.00%) Becrypt
2 13 (65.00%) LogRhythm
2 13 (65.00%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (65.00%) Splunk
2 13 (65.00%) Qualys
2 13 (65.00%) Snort
2 13 (65.00%) Nessus
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) Juniper
3 9 (45.00%) CISSP
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Network Security
4 8 (40.00%) CEH
4 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) SSCP
5 7 (35.00%) Service Management

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 15 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (45.00%) Network Security
3 7 (35.00%) HTTPS
3 7 (35.00%) SSL
3 7 (35.00%) HTTP
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Security Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Security Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (65.00%) Cyber Security
3 7 (35.00%) Service Management
3 7 (35.00%) Change Management
3 7 (35.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL V2
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (45.00%) CISSP
3 8 (40.00%) CEH
3 8 (40.00%) SSCP
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Snort
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 13 (65.00%) McAfee ePO
1 13 (65.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (75.00%) Symantec
1 15 (75.00%) McAfee
1 15 (75.00%) Websense
1 15 (75.00%) Blue Coat
1 15 (75.00%) IronPort
2 13 (65.00%) Lumension
2 13 (65.00%) Becrypt
2 13 (65.00%) LogRhythm
2 13 (65.00%) Splunk
2 13 (65.00%) Qualys
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) Juniper
3 7 (35.00%) Fujitsu
4 4 (20.00%) ArcSight