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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 183 173 180
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 42 43 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.85% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.03% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 9
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £56,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.24% -3.00%
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
4901 4194 3560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.94% 82.80% 82.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4039 3586 2872
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +6 28 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Solihull - 7 £42,500 -
Warwickshire -30 3 £40,000 +5.26%
Shropshire - 2 £46,250 -
Coventry -7 1 £33,045 -42.53%
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 46 (51.11%) Information Security
2 45 (50.00%) CISSP
3 35 (38.89%) Firewall
4 29 (32.22%) Windows
5 27 (30.00%) Network Security
6 26 (28.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (28.89%) Security Operations
7 25 (27.78%) CEH
8 23 (25.56%) Vulnerability Management
9 22 (24.44%) Cybersecurity
9 22 (24.44%) Management Information System
10 21 (23.33%) CISM
11 20 (22.22%) CISA
11 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 19 (21.11%) Unix
12 19 (21.11%) ITIL
12 19 (21.11%) Intrusion Detection
13 18 (20.00%) GIAC
13 18 (20.00%) Linux
14 17 (18.89%) SANS
14 17 (18.89%) Security Operations Centre
14 17 (18.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 15 (16.67%) Degree
15 15 (16.67%) PCI DSS
15 15 (16.67%) Active Directory
16 14 (15.56%) TCP/IP
16 14 (15.56%) Finance
17 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
17 12 (13.33%) Palo Alto
18 11 (12.22%) Protective Monitoring

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (7.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (5.56%) IaaS
1 5 (5.56%) SaaS
2 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.89%) Firewall
2 27 (30.00%) Network Security
3 19 (21.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (15.56%) TCP/IP
5 10 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (6.67%) HTTP
6 6 (6.67%) Wireshark
7 5 (5.56%) Wireless
7 5 (5.56%) Wireless Security
8 4 (4.44%) HTTPS
8 4 (4.44%) VPN
9 2 (2.22%) DMZ
9 2 (2.22%) DNS
9 2 (2.22%) Internet
9 2 (2.22%) LAN
9 2 (2.22%) SSL
9 2 (2.22%) VLAN
9 2 (2.22%) WAN
10 1 (1.11%) SMTP
10 1 (1.11%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.11%) MySQL
General
1 14 (15.56%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (40.00%) Analyst
2 28 (31.11%) Security Analyst
3 18 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
4 17 (18.89%) Security Manager
5 10 (11.11%) IT Analyst
6 9 (10.00%) IT Manager
6 9 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 9 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
7 8 (8.89%) Operations Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Security Operations Analyst
8 7 (7.78%) Administrator
8 7 (7.78%) Architect
8 7 (7.78%) Operational Security Manager
8 7 (7.78%) Operations Manager
8 7 (7.78%) Security Administrator
8 7 (7.78%) Security Officer
8 7 (7.78%) Security Operations Manager
8 7 (7.78%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.67%) Consultant
9 6 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) Web Services
2 3 (3.33%) CSS
2 3 (3.33%) CSS3
2 3 (3.33%) HTML
2 3 (3.33%) HTML5
2 3 (3.33%) jQuery
2 3 (3.33%) Laravel
2 3 (3.33%) REST
2 3 (3.33%) RESTful
3 1 (1.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.44%) Management Information System
2 17 (18.89%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.56%) Cryptography
6 5 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.22%) Windows
2 19 (21.11%) Unix
3 18 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (1.11%) Solaris
4 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.11%) Information Security
2 26 (28.89%) Security Operations
3 23 (25.56%) Vulnerability Management
4 22 (24.44%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (21.11%) ITIL
6 17 (18.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 11 (12.22%) Protective Monitoring
8 10 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (8.89%) Computer Security
9 8 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (7.78%) Computer Forensics
10 7 (7.78%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.78%) Security Management
10 7 (7.78%) Threat Management
11 6 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (6.67%) Risk Management
12 5 (5.56%) Data Centre Operations
12 5 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.78%) Perl
1 7 (7.78%) SQL
2 5 (5.56%) C
3 3 (3.33%) PHP
4 2 (2.22%) Python
5 1 (1.11%) C#
5 1 (1.11%) C++
5 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (50.00%) CISSP
2 25 (27.78%) CEH
3 21 (23.33%) CISM
4 20 (22.22%) CISA
5 18 (20.00%) GIAC
6 17 (18.89%) SANS
7 15 (16.67%) Degree
8 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 11 (12.22%) SSCP
10 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared
11 6 (6.67%) GCFA
11 6 (6.67%) GCIH
12 5 (5.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 5 (5.56%) CCSP
12 5 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (5.56%) CompTIA Security+
12 5 (5.56%) GCIA
12 5 (5.56%) ISACA
12 5 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (5.56%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (28.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.33%) ISO22301
4 3 (3.33%) ISO27002
4 3 (3.33%) ISO27005
5 2 (2.22%) COBIT
6 1 (1.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.11%) QA
6 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.89%) Snort
3 1 (1.11%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (11.11%) QRadar
2 5 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (5.56%) Nessus
3 4 (4.44%) AirWatch
3 4 (4.44%) EnCase
3 4 (4.44%) Nmap
4 2 (2.22%) RSA enVision
5 1 (1.11%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.11%) Proventia
Vendors
1 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) Palo Alto
3 11 (12.22%) Cisco
3 11 (12.22%) Intel Security
4 10 (11.11%) Splunk
5 9 (10.00%) LogRhythm
6 8 (8.89%) CheckPoint
6 8 (8.89%) SolarWinds
7 7 (7.78%) ArcSight
8 5 (5.56%) VMware
9 4 (4.44%) FireEye
9 4 (4.44%) Forcepoint
9 4 (4.44%) Infoblox
9 4 (4.44%) IronPort
9 4 (4.44%) Remedy
9 4 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (4.44%) Trustwave
10 2 (2.22%) Citrix
10 2 (2.22%) HP
11 1 (1.11%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Al Rayan Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago