The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 131 181 213
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +32
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 100 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.83% 0.77% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 0.89% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 57 36 17
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £47,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
SIEM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4832 4369 4857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.56% 85.70% 85.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3758 3656 4268
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SIEM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SIEM Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SIEM
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

SIEM Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SIEM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +28 56 £52,500 +21.38% 5
Warwickshire +12 13 £52,500 +58.87% 2
Worcestershire 0 10 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Coventry +1 8 £47,500 +43.74% 1
Staffordshire - 6 £35,000 -
Solihull -5 3 £60,000 +41.17% 1
West Bromwich +3 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Shropshire - 1 - -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 106 (54.92%) CISSP
2 89 (46.11%) Firewall
3 75 (38.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 72 (37.31%) Security Operations
5 66 (34.20%) PCI DSS
5 66 (34.20%) Cybersecurity
6 64 (33.16%) CISM
7 57 (29.53%) ITIL
8 54 (27.98%) Information Security
9 43 (22.28%) Windows
9 43 (22.28%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 43 (22.28%) Network Security
10 40 (20.73%) CISA
11 39 (20.21%) Security Cleared
11 39 (20.21%) Malware Analysis
12 38 (19.69%) Penetration Testing
12 38 (19.69%) Presales
13 36 (18.65%) Vulnerability Management
14 35 (18.13%) Data Centre
15 34 (17.62%) Unix
16 33 (17.10%) GPG13
16 33 (17.10%) SC Cleared
17 31 (16.06%) Linux
18 30 (15.54%) ITIL Certification
19 29 (15.03%) Cisco Certification
19 29 (15.03%) Finance
20 27 (13.99%) QRadar
21 26 (13.47%) Security Operations Centre
21 26 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
22 25 (12.95%) Reverse Engineering

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (3.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (5.18%) Sentinel
2 8 (4.15%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.59%) Office 365
2 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 89 (46.11%) Firewall
2 43 (22.28%) Network Security
3 18 (9.33%) TCP/IP
4 16 (8.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (5.18%) DNS
6 8 (4.15%) HTTP
6 8 (4.15%) LAN
6 8 (4.15%) WAN
7 6 (3.11%) SSL
8 5 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (2.59%) MPLS
8 5 (2.59%) VPN
8 5 (2.59%) Wireless
9 4 (2.07%) DHCP
9 4 (2.07%) FTP
9 4 (2.07%) POP3
9 4 (2.07%) SMTP
9 4 (2.07%) SNMP
9 4 (2.07%) VLAN
9 4 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.15%) Big Data
2 4 (2.07%) MySQL
2 4 (2.07%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.07%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Metasploit
1 2 (1.04%) PVCS
General
1 29 (15.03%) Finance
2 4 (2.07%) Law
3 3 (1.55%) Legal
4 1 (0.52%) Banking
4 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (34.72%) Analyst
2 49 (25.39%) Security Analyst
3 36 (18.65%) Consultant
4 24 (12.44%) Operations Manager
4 24 (12.44%) SOC Analyst
5 23 (11.92%) Security Officer
5 23 (11.92%) SIEM Consultant
6 19 (9.84%) Operations Analyst
7 18 (9.33%) Security Operations Analyst
8 17 (8.81%) IT Analyst
8 17 (8.81%) IT Security Analyst
9 16 (8.29%) Security Specialist
9 16 (8.29%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (7.25%) Senior Security Analyst
11 11 (5.70%) Information Officer
11 11 (5.70%) Information Security Officer
11 11 (5.70%) Senior IT Security Analyst
12 10 (5.18%) Cybersecurity Specialist
12 10 (5.18%) Security Manager
12 10 (5.18%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.04%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.52%) COM
2 1 (0.52%) SPML
2 1 (0.52%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.13%) Data Centre
2 26 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (13.47%) Security Operations Centre
3 24 (12.44%) Management Information System
4 22 (11.40%) PKI
5 14 (7.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (4.66%) Cryptography
7 8 (4.15%) CESG
7 8 (4.15%) Cyberthreat
7 8 (4.15%) Freedom of Information
7 8 (4.15%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (3.11%) Cyber Attack
9 4 (2.07%) SCADA
10 2 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.52%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 43 (22.28%) Windows
2 34 (17.62%) Unix
3 31 (16.06%) Linux
4 4 (2.07%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.55%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.04%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (37.31%) Security Operations
2 66 (34.20%) Cybersecurity
3 57 (29.53%) ITIL
4 54 (27.98%) Information Security
5 43 (22.28%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 39 (20.21%) Malware Analysis
7 38 (19.69%) Penetration Testing
7 38 (19.69%) Presales
8 36 (18.65%) Vulnerability Management
9 25 (12.95%) Reverse Engineering
10 23 (11.92%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 21 (10.88%) Data Centre Operations
11 21 (10.88%) Data Loss Prevention
12 19 (9.84%) Risk Management
13 16 (8.29%) Risk Assessment
14 15 (7.77%) ITIL V3
14 15 (7.77%) Security Architecture
15 14 (7.25%) PRINCE2
15 14 (7.25%) Threat Detection
16 13 (6.74%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.04%) SQL
2 1 (0.52%) C
2 1 (0.52%) Perl
2 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 106 (54.92%) CISSP
2 64 (33.16%) CISM
3 40 (20.73%) CISA
4 39 (20.21%) Security Cleared
5 33 (17.10%) SC Cleared
6 30 (15.54%) ITIL Certification
7 29 (15.03%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (12.95%) CCNP
9 24 (12.44%) CEH
10 23 (11.92%) CCNA
11 17 (8.81%) CCSA
12 16 (8.29%) SANS
12 16 (8.29%) SSCP
13 15 (7.77%) Degree
14 13 (6.74%) DV Cleared
14 13 (6.74%) GCIA
14 13 (6.74%) GCIH
15 12 (6.22%) CISMP
15 12 (6.22%) MCSE
15 12 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (38.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 66 (34.20%) PCI DSS
3 33 (17.10%) GPG13
4 8 (4.15%) QA
5 7 (3.63%) ISO22301
5 7 (3.63%) ISO27002
5 7 (3.63%) ISO27005
5 7 (3.63%) SLA
6 3 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.55%) Snort
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (13.99%) QRadar
2 12 (6.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (4.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (3.11%) Nessus
5 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.52%) Nmap
Vendors
1 25 (12.95%) Cisco
2 24 (12.44%) IBM
3 18 (9.33%) Qualys
4 17 (8.81%) LogRhythm
5 13 (6.74%) Microsoft
6 10 (5.18%) CheckPoint
6 10 (5.18%) Splunk
7 8 (4.15%) ArcSight
8 7 (3.63%) Palo Alto
9 6 (3.11%) Intel Security
9 6 (3.11%) Oracle
10 5 (2.59%) VMware
11 3 (1.55%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.55%) Remedy
12 2 (1.04%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.04%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (1.04%) Mercator
12 2 (1.04%) NetIQ
13 1 (0.52%) F5
13 1 (0.52%) Stonesoft
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: 24% shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Circa £45k + Bonus + Benefits Packag
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum Excellent benefits available
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computacenter
Salary: Car
Posted: 11 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago