The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 205 192 175
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 14 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.27% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 6
Average salary £55,000 £42,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.65% -14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
SIEM
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4417 3426 2909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.75% 84.80% 79.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3406 2775 2428
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SIEM
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SIEM Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

SIEM
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

SIEM Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

SIEM
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Leeds -20 13 £57,500 +34.50% 1
Wakefield - 1 £47,500 -
SIEM
Yorkshire

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Information Security
3 18 (54.55%) Ethical Hacking
4 17 (51.52%) Finance
5 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 13 (39.39%) Firewall
6 13 (39.39%) Problem Management
7 12 (36.36%) Data Protection
7 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 12 (36.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
8 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
8 10 (30.30%) Linux
8 10 (30.30%) UNIX
8 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
8 10 (30.30%) SSL
8 10 (30.30%) Cisco
8 10 (30.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
9 7 (21.21%) OWASP
9 7 (21.21%) Security Architecture
9 7 (21.21%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
9 7 (21.21%) Coaching
9 7 (21.21%) Incident Management
9 7 (21.21%) AIX
9 7 (21.21%) Solaris
9 7 (21.21%) Wireless
9 7 (21.21%) Nessus

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) Firewall
2 12 (36.36%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (30.30%) SSL
4 7 (21.21%) Wireless
5 3 (9.09%) Internet
5 3 (9.09%) SNMP
5 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.09%) DNS
5 3 (9.09%) HTTPS
5 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Analyst
2 21 (63.64%) Security Analyst
3 14 (42.42%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Security Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Security Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) IT Security Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
6 3 (9.09%) IT Security Officer
6 3 (9.09%) Security Officer
7 1 (3.03%) IT Support
7 1 (3.03%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) UNIX
2 10 (30.30%) Linux
3 7 (21.21%) AIX
3 7 (21.21%) Solaris
4 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Information Security
2 18 (54.55%) Ethical Hacking
3 13 (39.39%) Problem Management
4 12 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (36.36%) Data Protection
5 7 (21.21%) OWASP
5 7 (21.21%) Security Architecture
5 7 (21.21%) Incident Management
5 7 (21.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (21.21%) Service Management
5 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
5 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
5 7 (21.21%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
5 7 (21.21%) Coaching
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
7 5 (15.15%) Line Management
8 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.09%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CISSP
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) SSCP
3 3 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) CEH
3 3 (9.09%) CHFI
3 3 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) GCIA
4 1 (3.03%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Nessus
2 3 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
2 10 (30.30%) Cisco
3 4 (12.12%) ArcSight
4 3 (9.09%) ScanSafe
4 3 (9.09%) Symantec
4 3 (9.09%) McAfee
4 3 (9.09%) Altiris
4 3 (9.09%) Juniper
4 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.03%) Splunk
5 1 (3.03%) Capita
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus package
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago