Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 217 245
Rank change year-on-year +36 +28 -15
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 46 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.96% 0.097% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 34 3 11
East Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £23,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +150.00% -38.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £28,000 £23,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £50,600 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +5.50%

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 4,406 4,649 5,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.81% 90.13% 89.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3,567 3,837 4,673
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 2018. 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 +47 26 £62,500 +171.74% 2
Derbyshire +21 16 £57,500 +4.55% 2
Leicestershire - 4 - - 1
SIEM
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 25 (54.35%) Vulnerability Management
2 24 (52.17%) Cyberthreat
3 19 (41.30%) Information Security
4 17 (36.96%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (36.96%) LogRhythm
5 16 (34.78%) Mentoring
5 16 (34.78%) Security Operations
5 16 (34.78%) Network Security
5 16 (34.78%) Firewall
6 15 (32.61%) Incident Management
7 13 (28.26%) AlienVault
7 13 (28.26%) Splunk
8 12 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (23.91%) Windows
9 11 (23.91%) VPN
9 11 (23.91%) Threat Detection
9 11 (23.91%) Threat Intelligence
10 10 (21.74%) Cyber Intelligence
10 10 (21.74%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 9 (19.57%) Cisco
11 9 (19.57%) Load Balancing
12 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
12 8 (17.39%) CCNP
12 8 (17.39%) CCDP
12 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (17.39%) Juniper
12 8 (17.39%) CheckPoint
12 8 (17.39%) LAN
12 8 (17.39%) WLAN
12 8 (17.39%) WAN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) Firewall
1 16 (34.78%) Network Security
2 11 (23.91%) VPN
3 8 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (17.39%) LAN
3 8 (17.39%) WAN
3 8 (17.39%) WLAN
4 5 (10.87%) Internet
4 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) SOC Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) SOC Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Information Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Information Security Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Security Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Security Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Security Solutions Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (13.04%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) SIEM Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Operational Security Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Security Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Security Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.04%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Vulnerability Management
2 19 (41.30%) Information Security
3 17 (36.96%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (34.78%) Mentoring
4 16 (34.78%) Security Operations
5 15 (32.61%) Incident Management
6 12 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (23.91%) Threat Detection
7 11 (23.91%) Threat Intelligence
8 10 (21.74%) Cyber Intelligence
8 10 (21.74%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 9 (19.57%) Load Balancing
10 8 (17.39%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 8 (17.39%) Presales
10 8 (17.39%) Software Optimisation
10 8 (17.39%) Threat Analysis
11 7 (15.22%) Due Diligence
11 7 (15.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (13.04%) Proactive Monitoring
13 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
1 4 (8.70%) Perl
1 4 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) CCDP
1 8 (17.39%) CCNP
1 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) GIAC
4 3 (6.52%) SANS
5 2 (4.35%) CEH
5 2 (4.35%) CISSP
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) COBIT
2 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.17%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (8.70%) QRadar
2 3 (6.52%) RSA enVision
3 2 (4.35%) Nessus
4 1 (2.17%) Nmap
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) LogRhythm
2 13 (28.26%) AlienVault
2 13 (28.26%) Splunk
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco
4 8 (17.39%) CheckPoint
4 8 (17.39%) Forcepoint
4 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
4 8 (17.39%) Juniper
4 8 (17.39%) Tufin
5 4 (8.70%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.17%) F5
6 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec
6 1 (2.17%) VMware