Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for SIEM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SIEM over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 148 170
Rank change year-on-year +5 +22 +21
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 62 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.61% 1.05% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.16% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 30
Bristol median annual salary £53,750 £75,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.33% +94.81% -23.00%
10th Percentile £39,050 £46,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £95,000 £70,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% -9.52%

SIEM is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3542 2932 3440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.76% 90.86% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2928 2486 2964
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing SIEM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in Bristol

SIEM
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for SIEM in Bristol

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 45 (72.58%) Security Cleared
2 41 (66.13%) SC Cleared
3 37 (59.68%) Windows
3 37 (59.68%) Linux
4 36 (58.06%) TCP/IP
5 35 (56.45%) Unix
6 34 (54.84%) Information Security
7 32 (51.61%) Cybersecurity
8 29 (46.77%) Software Engineering
8 29 (46.77%) Management Information System
8 29 (46.77%) ITIL
8 29 (46.77%) Java
9 28 (45.16%) Internet
10 26 (41.94%) Service Management
10 26 (41.94%) ITSM
10 26 (41.94%) Security Operations
11 25 (40.32%) Security Operations Centre
11 25 (40.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 25 (40.32%) Security Architecture
12 24 (38.71%) GCIA
13 23 (37.10%) ArcSight
13 23 (37.10%) DV Cleared
13 23 (37.10%) Cyberthreat
14 22 (35.48%) Network Monitoring
14 22 (35.48%) Coaching
14 22 (35.48%) CISSP
15 21 (33.87%) .NET
15 21 (33.87%) Mentoring
16 20 (32.26%) CREST Certified
16 20 (32.26%) SANS

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) IaaS
2 1 (1.61%) PaaS
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (58.06%) TCP/IP
2 28 (45.16%) Internet
3 20 (32.26%) Firewall
4 19 (30.65%) DNS
5 13 (20.97%) DHCP
6 6 (9.68%) FTP
6 6 (9.68%) HTTP
7 2 (3.23%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Electronics
2 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.45%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Analyst
2 20 (32.26%) SOC Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (17.74%) Security Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) SOC Manager
6 7 (11.29%) Security Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Operational Security Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Operations Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Security Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Security Operations Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Security Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Information Security Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.77%) Management Information System
2 25 (40.32%) Security Operations Centre
3 23 (37.10%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (12.90%) Cyber Defence
5 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.23%) PKI
8 1 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (59.68%) Linux
1 37 (59.68%) Windows
2 35 (56.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Information Security
2 32 (51.61%) Cybersecurity
3 29 (46.77%) ITIL
3 29 (46.77%) Software Engineering
4 26 (41.94%) ITSM
4 26 (41.94%) Security Operations
4 26 (41.94%) Service Management
5 25 (40.32%) Security Architecture
6 22 (35.48%) Coaching
6 22 (35.48%) Network Monitoring
7 21 (33.87%) Mentoring
8 8 (12.90%) Computer Forensics
8 8 (12.90%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (11.29%) Visualisation
10 6 (9.68%) Analytics
10 6 (9.68%) Data Management
10 6 (9.68%) Event Correlation
10 6 (9.68%) Workflow
11 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) Java
2 19 (30.65%) Python
3 18 (29.03%) PowerShell
4 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
5 7 (11.29%) Shell Script
6 6 (9.68%) C#
6 6 (9.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (72.58%) Security Cleared
2 41 (66.13%) SC Cleared
3 24 (38.71%) GCIA
4 23 (37.10%) DV Cleared
5 22 (35.48%) CISSP
6 20 (32.26%) CREST Certified
6 20 (32.26%) GCIH
6 20 (32.26%) SANS
7 5 (8.06%) Degree
8 4 (6.45%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (40.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.68%) GPG13
3 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Snort
2 8 (12.90%) Docker
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Puppet
2 9 (14.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 9 (14.52%) RSA enVision
3 7 (11.29%) Nessus
4 6 (9.68%) ArcSight ESM
4 6 (9.68%) RSA Archer
4 6 (9.68%) RSA Security Analytics
4 6 (9.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.61%) EnCase
6 1 (1.61%) FTK
6 1 (1.61%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) ArcSight
2 13 (20.97%) McAfee
2 13 (20.97%) Sourcefire
3 11 (17.74%) LogRhythm
4 9 (14.52%) Cisco
5 7 (11.29%) NetScout
5 7 (11.29%) NetWitness
5 7 (11.29%) Palo Alto
6 6 (9.68%) LogLogic
6 6 (9.68%) Symantec
6 6 (9.68%) Trend Micro
7 4 (6.45%) SAP
7 4 (6.45%) Splunk
8 2 (3.23%) CyberArk
8 2 (3.23%) FireEye
8 2 (3.23%) Forcepoint
8 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.23%) VMware
9 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com