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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
England / West Midlands
Rank 94 178 185
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +7
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 124 44 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.60% 0.83% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 0.95% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 78 40 26
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,200 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%

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
4233 4639 4266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.80% 87.18% 85.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3298 3825 3703
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +37 62 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Warwickshire +37 18 £50,000 +51.31% 1
Worcestershire +5 15 £50,000 -
Coventry +17 10 £47,500 +43.74% 1
Solihull -6 7 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 7 £35,000 -
Dudley - 2 £25,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £45,000 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 112 (58.03%) Firewall
2 103 (53.37%) CISSP
3 67 (34.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 67 (34.72%) Cybersecurity
4 61 (31.61%) Security Operations
5 59 (30.57%) PCI DSS
6 58 (30.05%) CISM
7 56 (29.02%) Network Security
8 54 (27.98%) Information Security
9 47 (24.35%) ITIL
9 47 (24.35%) Windows
9 47 (24.35%) Vulnerability Management
10 46 (23.83%) Malware Analysis
11 42 (21.76%) Presales
12 39 (20.21%) Cisco Certification
12 39 (20.21%) Data Centre
12 39 (20.21%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 38 (19.69%) Penetration Testing
14 37 (19.17%) GPG13
14 37 (19.17%) CEH
14 37 (19.17%) QRadar
15 36 (18.65%) IBM
16 34 (17.62%) CCNP
16 34 (17.62%) CISA
16 34 (17.62%) Security Cleared
17 33 (17.10%) Cisco
18 31 (16.06%) Reverse Engineering
18 31 (16.06%) SC Cleared
19 29 (15.03%) Malware Detection/Protection
19 29 (15.03%) CCNA

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 6 (3.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (4.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (7.77%) Sentinel
2 13 (6.74%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.22%) Office 365
2 4 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (58.03%) Firewall
2 56 (29.02%) Network Security
3 23 (11.92%) Intrusion Detection
4 22 (11.40%) TCP/IP
5 15 (7.77%) DNS
6 11 (5.70%) HTTP
7 9 (4.66%) Wireshark
8 8 (4.15%) LAN
8 8 (4.15%) WAN
9 6 (3.11%) DHCP
9 6 (3.11%) FTP
9 6 (3.11%) ICMP
9 6 (3.11%) IPv4
9 6 (3.11%) IPv6
9 6 (3.11%) MPLS
9 6 (3.11%) POP3
9 6 (3.11%) SMTP
9 6 (3.11%) SNMP
9 6 (3.11%) VPN
10 5 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.59%) Big Data
2 3 (1.55%) MySQL
2 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.04%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (3.11%) Burp Suite
1 6 (3.11%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.52%) Metasploit
General
1 23 (11.92%) Finance
2 6 (3.11%) Law
3 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 70 (36.27%) Analyst
2 52 (26.94%) Security Analyst
3 41 (21.24%) Consultant
4 31 (16.06%) SIEM Consultant
5 23 (11.92%) Security Officer
5 23 (11.92%) SOC Analyst
6 21 (10.88%) Operations Analyst
7 19 (9.84%) Security Operations Analyst
8 18 (9.33%) IT Analyst
8 18 (9.33%) IT Security Analyst
9 17 (8.81%) Security Specialist
10 16 (8.29%) Operations Manager
11 14 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (6.74%) Senior Security Analyst
13 12 (6.22%) Information Officer
13 12 (6.22%) Information Security Officer
13 12 (6.22%) Senior IT Security Analyst
14 11 (5.70%) Security Engineer
15 10 (5.18%) IT Security Officer
15 10 (5.18%) Security Operations Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.52%) COM
1 1 (0.52%) Middleware
1 1 (0.52%) OAuth
1 1 (0.52%) OpenID
1 1 (0.52%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (0.52%) SailPoint
1 1 (0.52%) SAML
1 1 (0.52%) SPML
1 1 (0.52%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.21%) Data Centre
2 26 (13.47%) Management Information System
2 26 (13.47%) Security Operations Centre
3 24 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (8.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 14 (7.25%) Cryptography
6 13 (6.74%) CESG
6 13 (6.74%) Freedom of Information
6 13 (6.74%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (5.18%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (5.18%) PKI
8 9 (4.66%) Cyber Attack
9 4 (2.07%) Cyber Defence
9 4 (2.07%) iPad
10 3 (1.55%) SCADA
11 2 (1.04%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 47 (24.35%) Windows
2 27 (13.99%) Linux
3 25 (12.95%) Unix
4 6 (3.11%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.07%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (34.72%) Cybersecurity
2 61 (31.61%) Security Operations
3 54 (27.98%) Information Security
4 47 (24.35%) ITIL
4 47 (24.35%) Vulnerability Management
5 46 (23.83%) Malware Analysis
6 42 (21.76%) Presales
7 39 (20.21%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 38 (19.69%) Penetration Testing
9 31 (16.06%) Reverse Engineering
10 29 (15.03%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 28 (14.51%) Risk Management
12 22 (11.40%) Risk Assessment
13 18 (9.33%) ITIL V3
14 16 (8.29%) Problem Management
15 15 (7.77%) Data Loss Prevention
15 15 (7.77%) Data Protection
15 15 (7.77%) Threat Detection
16 14 (7.25%) Incident Management
16 14 (7.25%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.04%) Perl
1 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.52%) C
2 1 (0.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 103 (53.37%) CISSP
2 58 (30.05%) CISM
3 39 (20.21%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (19.17%) CEH
5 34 (17.62%) CCNP
5 34 (17.62%) CISA
5 34 (17.62%) Security Cleared
6 31 (16.06%) SC Cleared
7 29 (15.03%) CCNA
8 26 (13.47%) ITIL Certification
9 23 (11.92%) GCIH
10 22 (11.40%) SANS
11 21 (10.88%) GCIA
12 20 (10.36%) GIAC
13 19 (9.84%) CCSA
14 18 (9.33%) SSCP
15 13 (6.74%) CISMP
15 13 (6.74%) MCSE
15 13 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (6.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (34.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (30.57%) PCI DSS
3 37 (19.17%) GPG13
4 13 (6.74%) QA
5 5 (2.59%) ISO22301
5 5 (2.59%) ISO27002
5 5 (2.59%) ISO27005
5 5 (2.59%) SLA
6 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (9.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.59%) Snort
3 2 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (19.17%) QRadar
2 16 (8.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 13 (6.74%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.04%) RSA enVision
5 1 (0.52%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.52%) Nessus
5 1 (0.52%) Nmap
Vendors
1 36 (18.65%) IBM
2 33 (17.10%) Cisco
3 21 (10.88%) LogRhythm
4 15 (7.77%) Qualys
5 14 (7.25%) CheckPoint
5 14 (7.25%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.63%) Intel Security
7 6 (3.11%) Palo Alto
7 6 (3.11%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.11%) Splunk
7 6 (3.11%) VMware
8 5 (2.59%) ArcSight
9 4 (2.07%) Oracle
10 3 (1.55%) Cyber-Ark
11 2 (1.04%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.04%) Citrix
11 2 (1.04%) Juniper
11 2 (1.04%) NetApp
11 2 (1.04%) NetIQ
11 2 (1.04%) Symantec
West Midlands
Acumin
Salary: Unspecified Competitive, DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Recital Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package (shift allowance, bonuses etc)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Nettitude
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £100,000 + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago