The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 150 171
Rank change year-on-year +6 +21  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 17 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.58% 0.63% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.72% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 4
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -6.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £22,200 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £54,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.44% +14.21%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2559 2792 2898
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.37% 87.83% 85.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 2199 2326
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

SIEM
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SIEM in the East Midlands

SIEM
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in the East Midlands

SIEM
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Northamptonshire +21 15 £45,000 -18.18%
Nottinghamshire +6 2 £31,500 +50.00%
SIEM
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 22 (84.62%) Information Security
2 16 (61.54%) CISSP
3 14 (53.85%) Firewall
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco
5 10 (38.46%) Security+ Certification
5 10 (38.46%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (38.46%) CompTIA Security+
6 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
6 9 (34.62%) LAN
6 9 (34.62%) WAN
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (30.77%) CCNP
7 8 (30.77%) CCNA
7 8 (30.77%) VLAN
7 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
7 8 (30.77%) SCCM
8 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
8 7 (26.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 7 (26.92%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (26.92%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) SAN
8 7 (26.92%) NetApp
9 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
9 6 (23.08%) Security Management
9 6 (23.08%) IIS
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL
9 6 (23.08%) B2B

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 (23.08%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) LAN
2 9 (34.62%) WAN
3 8 (30.77%) VLAN
4 7 (26.92%) SAN
5 2 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.85%) BGP
6 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.85%) IGRP
6 1 (3.85%) IPsec
6 1 (3.85%) MPLS
6 1 (3.85%) OSPF
6 1 (3.85%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (3.85%) SSH
6 1 (3.85%) SSL
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
6 1 (3.85%) VRRP
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
6 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Analyst
1 16 (61.54%) Security Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Security Specialist
4 7 (26.92%) Information Security Specialist
4 7 (26.92%) Information Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Information Security
2 10 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (38.46%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (26.92%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) B2B
4 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
4 6 (23.08%) ISMS
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) Matrix Management
4 6 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
4 6 (23.08%) Security Management
5 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Threat Detection
5 2 (7.69%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Fault Management
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) CISSP
2 10 (38.46%) CompTIA Security+
2 10 (38.46%) Security+ Certification
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (30.77%) CCNA
4 8 (30.77%) CCNP
5 3 (11.54%) CEH
5 3 (11.54%) CISM
6 2 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (3.85%) CCDA
7 1 (3.85%) CCDP
7 1 (3.85%) CISA
7 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 6 (23.08%) PMO
3 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SCCM
2 7 (26.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) NetApp
3 1 (3.85%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (3.85%) Aruba
3 1 (3.85%) BT
3 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.85%) Huawei
3 1 (3.85%) Meraki
3 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
3 1 (3.85%) Remedy
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire
3 1 (3.85%) Virgin Media