The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 84 97
Rank change year-on-year -3 +13  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 14 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.15% 0.83% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.90% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Median salary £52,500 £27,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +90.90% -50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £20,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £90,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1122 1107 1249
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.89% 91.71% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 684 632 762
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

SIEM
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for SIEM in Edinburgh

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 21 (87.50%) Finance
2 17 (70.83%) Firewall
3 15 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (25.00%) Information Security
5 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) DMZ
6 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
6 3 (12.50%) Security Operations
6 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
7 2 (8.33%) CISM
7 2 (8.33%) VMware
7 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.33%) Windows
7 2 (8.33%) Linux
7 2 (8.33%) CISSP
8 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
8 1 (4.17%) Citrix
8 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg
8 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
8 1 (4.17%) Nessus
8 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
8 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) Banking

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) Firewall
2 15 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (16.67%) DMZ
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
General
1 21 (87.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Graduate
2 12 (50.00%) IT Graduate
3 5 (20.83%) Security Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Graduate Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Information Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Head of Infrastructure
7 1 (4.17%) Head of Security
7 1 (4.17%) Information Security Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) IT Security Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Scripter
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (25.00%) Information Security
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.17%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Dynamic Code Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) SABSA
6 1 (4.17%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) Secure Coding
6 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.17%) Use Case
6 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CISM
1 2 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg
2 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Qualys
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
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