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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 80 65 81
Rank change year-on-year -15 +16  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 10 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.89% 2.31% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 2.54% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 4
Median salary £78,750 £52,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -2.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £50,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £84,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.52%  

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 1043 1219 1202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.29% 90.90% 88.91%
Number of salaries quoted 678 819 714
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,300 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Edinburgh

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (45.00%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (35.00%) Network Security
4 7 (35.00%) Security Monitoring
5 6 (30.00%) Information Security
6 5 (25.00%) Security Operations
7 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco
7 4 (20.00%) Juniper
7 4 (20.00%) Splunk
8 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (15.00%) COBIT
8 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.00%) DMZ
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (10.00%) Data Privacy
9 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
9 2 (10.00%) Windows
9 2 (10.00%) Linux
9 2 (10.00%) SQL
9 2 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (10.00%) ITIL
9 2 (10.00%) NetIQ
9 2 (10.00%) NetIQ Identity Manager

SIEM
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (35.00%) Network Security
4 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.00%) DMZ
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Graduate
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 4 (20.00%) SIEM Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) SOC Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Splunk Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Information Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Graduate
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (35.00%) Security Monitoring
3 6 (30.00%) Information Security
4 5 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) Data Privacy
6 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CISM
1 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) NDS
1 2 (10.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco
1 4 (20.00%) Juniper
1 4 (20.00%) Splunk
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) NetIQ
4 1 (5.00%) Bloomberg
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Qualys
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k base and strong package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago