The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SIEM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 89 93 113
Rank change year-on-year +4 +20  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 30 44 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.67% 1.90% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 2.19% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 9
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £63,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.52%  

SIEM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1616 2013 1417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.98% 87.07% 82.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1266 1554 1178
Median salary £45,000 £43,974 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% -0.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SIEM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in Birmingham

SIEM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM in Birmingham.

Salary trend for SIEM in Birmingham

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 52 (56.52%) CISSP
1 52 (56.52%) Firewall
2 40 (43.48%) CISM
3 39 (42.39%) ITIL
4 36 (39.13%) Data Centre
5 33 (35.87%) PCI DSS
6 32 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 32 (34.78%) Information Security
7 31 (33.70%) Cyber Essentials
8 28 (30.43%) Vulnerability Management
8 28 (30.43%) CISA
9 27 (29.35%) Cybersecurity
9 27 (29.35%) Security Operations
10 26 (28.26%) IBM
11 25 (27.17%) Network Security
11 25 (27.17%) GPG13
11 25 (27.17%) Presales
11 25 (27.17%) QRadar
12 24 (26.09%) Security Cleared
13 22 (23.91%) ITIL Certification
13 22 (23.91%) Risk Management
13 22 (23.91%) Penetration Testing
13 22 (23.91%) Reverse Engineering
14 21 (22.83%) SC Cleared
15 20 (21.74%) CEH
15 20 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
15 20 (21.74%) Windows
15 20 (21.74%) Malware Detection/Protection
16 19 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (20.65%) Malware Analysis

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.09%) IIS
Business Applications
1 16 (17.39%) Sentinel
2 14 (15.22%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) Office 365
2 4 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (56.52%) Firewall
2 25 (27.17%) Network Security
3 14 (15.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.61%) Wireshark
6 5 (5.43%) LAN
6 5 (5.43%) MPLS
6 5 (5.43%) WAN
7 4 (4.35%) DNS
7 4 (4.35%) Skype
7 4 (4.35%) SSL
8 2 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.09%) DHCP
9 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.09%) FWSM
9 1 (1.09%) OSPF
9 1 (1.09%) SNMP
9 1 (1.09%) TACACS
9 1 (1.09%) VPN
9 1 (1.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) Big Data
1 4 (4.35%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Burp Suite
1 4 (4.35%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (7.61%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (26.09%) Consultant
2 22 (23.91%) Security Officer
3 21 (22.83%) SIEM Consultant
4 15 (16.30%) Security Specialist
5 12 (13.04%) Information Officer
5 12 (13.04%) Information Security Officer
6 10 (10.87%) Analyst
6 10 (10.87%) Security Operations Specialist
7 9 (9.78%) IT Security Officer
7 9 (9.78%) Operations Manager
8 6 (6.52%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 6 (6.52%) SOC Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) Architect
9 5 (5.43%) Security Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.35%) Security Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Manager
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.09%) OAuth
1 1 (1.09%) OpenID
1 1 (1.09%) SailPoint
1 1 (1.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 19 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (19.57%) Security Operations Centre
4 17 (18.48%) Management Information System
5 14 (15.22%) CESG
5 14 (15.22%) Freedom of Information
5 14 (15.22%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (6.52%) PKI
7 3 (3.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.17%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.74%) Windows
2 13 (14.13%) Unix
3 8 (8.70%) Linux
4 4 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.39%) ITIL
2 32 (34.78%) Information Security
3 28 (30.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 27 (29.35%) Cybersecurity
4 27 (29.35%) Security Operations
5 25 (27.17%) Presales
6 22 (23.91%) Penetration Testing
6 22 (23.91%) Reverse Engineering
6 22 (23.91%) Risk Management
7 20 (21.74%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 20 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
8 19 (20.65%) Customer Requirements
8 19 (20.65%) Malware Analysis
9 17 (18.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 16 (17.39%) Incident Management
11 15 (16.30%) Data Protection
11 15 (16.30%) ITIL V3
12 14 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement Process
12 14 (15.22%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.17%) Perl
1 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (56.52%) CISSP
2 40 (43.48%) CISM
3 28 (30.43%) CISA
4 24 (26.09%) Security Cleared
5 22 (23.91%) ITIL Certification
6 21 (22.83%) SC Cleared
7 20 (21.74%) CEH
8 15 (16.30%) GIAC
9 13 (14.13%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (13.04%) CCNP
11 9 (9.78%) CCNA
11 9 (9.78%) OSCP
12 8 (8.70%) GCIA
12 8 (8.70%) GCIH
12 8 (8.70%) Network+ Certification
12 8 (8.70%) SANS
13 6 (6.52%) DV Cleared
14 5 (5.43%) SSCP
15 4 (4.35%) CCSE
16 3 (3.26%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (35.87%) PCI DSS
2 32 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (33.70%) Cyber Essentials
4 25 (27.17%) GPG13
5 14 (15.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 14 (15.22%) QA
6 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (11.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (27.17%) QRadar
Vendors
1 26 (28.26%) IBM
2 14 (15.22%) LogRhythm
3 8 (8.70%) CheckPoint
3 8 (8.70%) Cisco
4 5 (5.43%) Juniper
4 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.35%) Intel Security
5 4 (4.35%) Splunk
6 3 (3.26%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.17%) NetIQ
7 2 (2.17%) Tufin
8 1 (1.09%) AlgoSec
8 1 (1.09%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.09%) F5
8 1 (1.09%) FireEye
8 1 (1.09%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.09%) Rapid7
8 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.09%) Stonesoft
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
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