Period
to 20 February 2019

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 6 months to 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 172 218 230
Rank change year-on-year +46 +12 +9
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 47 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.11% 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 46 18 22
East Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% +30.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £25,875 £37,875
90th Percentile £75,625 £72,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +4.35%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,940 4,890 5,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.66% 91.50% 90.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,853 4,119 4,366
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,200 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £64,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SIEM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 20 February 2019.

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 6 months to 20 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +48 21 £45,000 +63.64% 1
Derbyshire +39 17 £67,500 -15.63%
Northamptonshire +10 7 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Leicestershire -33 1 - -
SIEM
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 20 (42.55%) Vulnerability Management
2 17 (36.17%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (36.17%) Information Security
3 16 (34.04%) Firewall
4 14 (29.79%) Splunk
4 14 (29.79%) Security Operations
5 13 (27.66%) Threat Intelligence
5 13 (27.66%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (23.40%) CISSP
6 11 (23.40%) LogRhythm
6 11 (23.40%) Threat Analysis
7 10 (21.28%) PKI
7 10 (21.28%) VPN
7 10 (21.28%) AlienVault
7 10 (21.28%) Threat Detection
8 9 (19.15%) Windows
8 9 (19.15%) Linux
8 9 (19.15%) Security Architecture
9 8 (17.02%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (17.02%) COBIT
9 8 (17.02%) TOGAF
9 8 (17.02%) Finance
10 7 (14.89%) Service Management
10 7 (14.89%) CEH
10 7 (14.89%) Unix
10 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
10 7 (14.89%) OWASP
10 7 (14.89%) ArcSight
10 7 (14.89%) OSCP
10 7 (14.89%) SABSA

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 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) PaaS
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) Firewall
2 10 (21.28%) VPN
3 8 (17.02%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (12.77%) Network Security
5 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.13%) Internet
6 1 (2.13%) PBX
6 1 (2.13%) VoIP
6 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Security Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) SOC Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Operational Security Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Security Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Security Operations Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Security Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) SOC Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) SOC Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) IT Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.38%) IT Operations Manager
6 3 (6.38%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Operations Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Graduate
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) PKI
2 7 (14.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (8.51%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (8.51%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.13%) BYOD
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Unix
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Vulnerability Management
2 17 (36.17%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (36.17%) Information Security
3 14 (29.79%) Security Operations
4 13 (27.66%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (27.66%) Threat Intelligence
5 11 (23.40%) Threat Analysis
6 10 (21.28%) Threat Detection
7 9 (19.15%) Security Architecture
8 8 (17.02%) TOGAF
9 7 (14.89%) DDoS Mitigation
9 7 (14.89%) OWASP
9 7 (14.89%) SABSA
9 7 (14.89%) Service Management
10 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
10 6 (12.77%) Data Loss Prevention
10 6 (12.77%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
10 6 (12.77%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 6 (12.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) Java
2 3 (6.38%) Perl
2 3 (6.38%) Python
3 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.13%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) CISSP
2 7 (14.89%) CEH
2 7 (14.89%) OSCP
2 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 6 (12.77%) CEPT
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (12.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (12.77%) Degree
3 6 (12.77%) GPEN
4 2 (4.26%) CISM
4 2 (4.26%) GIAC
4 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.13%) CREST Certified
5 1 (2.13%) ECSA
5 1 (2.13%) MCP
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) COBIT
2 7 (14.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.26%) SLA
4 1 (2.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) RSA enVision
1 6 (12.77%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (4.26%) QRadar
3 1 (2.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Splunk
2 11 (23.40%) LogRhythm
3 10 (21.28%) AlienVault
4 7 (14.89%) ArcSight
5 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.38%) Darktrace
6 3 (6.38%) Qualys
7 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.13%) Avaya
8 1 (2.13%) GFI Software
8 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.13%) Sophos
8 1 (2.13%) Veeam
8 1 (2.13%) VMware