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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 167 188 191
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 51 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.47% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.58% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 12
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
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
4769 4298 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.69% 80.10% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 3556 3655
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,809
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,682 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +11 15 £68,750 +65.66% 3
Warwickshire +6 8 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Coventry - 7 £50,000 - 2
Shropshire - 6 £37,438 -
Worcestershire -1 4 £70,000 +21.73% 2
Solihull - 2 £32,000 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 45 (48.91%) Firewall
2 39 (42.39%) CISSP
3 31 (33.70%) Cyber Security
4 27 (29.35%) UNIX
5 26 (28.26%) Information Security
5 26 (28.26%) CEH
6 23 (25.00%) Windows
7 20 (21.74%) Cisco
8 15 (16.30%) Linux
8 15 (16.30%) CISM
9 14 (15.22%) Network Security
10 13 (14.13%) CheckPoint
10 13 (14.13%) Security Cleared
11 12 (13.04%) SC Cleared
11 12 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (11.96%) Computer Security
12 11 (11.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 11 (11.96%) McAfee
12 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
12 11 (11.96%) Vulnerability Management
12 11 (11.96%) PCI DSS
12 11 (11.96%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (10.87%) Wireless
13 10 (10.87%) Incident Management
14 9 (9.78%) Wireless Security
14 9 (9.78%) McAfee ePO
15 8 (8.70%) SSCP
15 8 (8.70%) GIAC
15 8 (8.70%) Middleware

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (3.26%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 45 (48.91%) Firewall
2 14 (15.22%) Network Security
3 12 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.96%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (10.87%) Wireless
6 9 (9.78%) Wireless Security
7 8 (8.70%) LAN
7 8 (8.70%) WAN
8 2 (2.17%) HTTP
8 2 (2.17%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.09%) Sublime Text
2 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (5.43%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.09%) Law
3 1 (1.09%) Legal
3 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (31.52%) Analyst
2 22 (23.91%) Security Analyst
3 18 (19.57%) Security Specialist
4 13 (14.13%) Operations Analyst
4 13 (14.13%) Security Operations Analyst
5 12 (13.04%) Security Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Network Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) Security Manager
7 8 (8.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Security Officer
8 7 (7.61%) Senior Security Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Project Manager
9 6 (6.52%) Junior
9 6 (6.52%) IT Project Manager
9 6 (6.52%) Consultant
10 5 (5.43%) Security Project Manager
10 5 (5.43%) Information Security Officer
10 5 (5.43%) IT Security Project Manager
10 5 (5.43%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.70%) Middleware
2 3 (3.26%) jQuery
2 3 (3.26%) REST
2 3 (3.26%) SOAP
2 3 (3.26%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.09%) HTML
4 1 (1.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.52%) CESG
4 5 (5.43%) SCADA
4 5 (5.43%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.26%) User Experience
5 3 (3.26%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.09%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.09%) DTV
6 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.35%) UNIX
2 23 (25.00%) Windows
3 15 (16.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.70%) Cyber Security
2 26 (28.26%) Information Security
3 11 (11.96%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (11.96%) Computer Security
4 10 (10.87%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.61%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.52%) Change Management
6 6 (6.52%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.43%) Project Management
7 5 (5.43%) High Availability
8 4 (4.35%) Protective Monitoring
8 4 (4.35%) Security Management
8 4 (4.35%) Coaching
9 3 (3.26%) MVC
9 3 (3.26%) ITIL
9 3 (3.26%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (3.26%) OWASP
9 3 (3.26%) Computer Forensics
10 2 (2.17%) MVVM
10 2 (2.17%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.35%) Perl
2 3 (3.26%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.26%) Python
3 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.17%) SQL
4 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (42.39%) CISSP
2 26 (28.26%) CEH
3 15 (16.30%) CISM
4 13 (14.13%) Security Cleared
5 12 (13.04%) SC Cleared
6 8 (8.70%) SSCP
6 8 (8.70%) GIAC
7 5 (5.43%) OSCP
8 4 (4.35%) CISA
8 4 (4.35%) GCFA
8 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (3.26%) Degree
9 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.17%) CRISC
10 2 (2.17%) ISACA
11 1 (1.09%) GREM
11 1 (1.09%) CCNA
11 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.09%) CCSA
11 1 (1.09%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (11.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Snort
2 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (9.78%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (6.52%) Nessus
3 2 (2.17%) Nmap
3 2 (2.17%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 20 (21.74%) Cisco
2 13 (14.13%) CheckPoint
3 11 (11.96%) McAfee
4 5 (5.43%) ArcSight
5 4 (4.35%) LogRhythm
5 4 (4.35%) Qualys
5 4 (4.35%) Splunk
6 3 (3.26%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.26%) Adobe
7 2 (2.17%) Remedy
7 2 (2.17%) IronPort
7 2 (2.17%) Infoblox
7 2 (2.17%) FireEye
8 1 (1.09%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.09%) Stonesoft
8 1 (1.09%) Trustwave
8 1 (1.09%) SAP
8 1 (1.09%) SonicWALL
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