Period
to 31 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 93 56 128
Rank change year-on-year -37 +72 +13
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 13 29 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.92% 3.16% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 3.35% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 1
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,950 "
25th Percentile £32,500 £42,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -22.22% -18.18% +4.76%
75th Percentile £43,750 " £62,500
90th Percentile £45,750 £56,500 "
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +44.44% -5.26% -13.64%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,291 866 1,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.04% 94.34% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 863 598 1,252
10th Percentile £32,600 £32,100 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%
75th Percentile £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £73,100 £65,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in Glasgow

SIEM
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SIEM in Glasgow.

Salary trend for SIEM in Glasgow

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing SIEM in Glasgow over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (38.46%) Security Operations
4 4 (30.77%) Terraform
4 4 (30.77%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (30.77%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Social Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Ansible
4 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (30.77%) Kanban
4 4 (30.77%) Azure
4 4 (30.77%) AWS
4 4 (30.77%) PaaS
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Law
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Splunk
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 3 (23.08%) Degree

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) AWS
1 4 (30.77%) Azure
1 4 (30.77%) PaaS
2 3 (23.08%) IaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (7.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security
General
1 4 (30.77%) Law
1 4 (30.77%) Social Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Cloud Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Information Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Native
3 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (38.46%) Security Operations
4 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (30.77%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Kanban
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Coaching
5 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Tech Ops
5 3 (23.08%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) OWASP
6 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
1 3 (23.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) NIST
2 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Ansible
1 4 (30.77%) Terraform
2 1 (7.69%) QRadar
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) LogRhythm
2 3 (23.08%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) BeyondTrust
3 1 (7.69%) CyberArk
3 1 (7.69%) Cybereason
3 1 (7.69%) ForeScout
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) Thycotic