Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 201 240
Rank change year-on-year +18 +39 -9
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 29 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.61% 0.70% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.78% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 27
Leeds median annual salary £41,500 £51,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.02% +28.13% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,625 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £55,025 £70,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.00% +17.65% -5.56%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,402 4,751 6,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.71% 90.39% 91.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,738 4,074 5,049
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,675 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing SIEM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in Leeds

SIEM
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for SIEM in Leeds

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 20 (68.97%) Information Security
2 18 (62.07%) CISSP
3 17 (58.62%) CISA
3 17 (58.62%) CISM
3 17 (58.62%) Firewall
4 15 (51.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (44.83%) SANS
5 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
5 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
6 11 (37.93%) Windows
6 11 (37.93%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (34.48%) ITIL
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (34.48%) CCNA
7 10 (34.48%) Finance
7 10 (34.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (31.03%) CEH
8 9 (31.03%) CISMP
8 9 (31.03%) PKI
8 9 (31.03%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (31.03%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (27.59%) Security Operations
9 8 (27.59%) PCI DSS
9 8 (27.59%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (27.59%) Cisco
10 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
10 7 (24.14%) Network Security
10 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (24.14%) Palo Alto

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (13.79%) IaaS
1 4 (13.79%) PaaS
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Firewall
2 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
3 8 (27.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (24.14%) Network Security
5 5 (17.24%) Internet
5 5 (17.24%) MPLS
5 5 (17.24%) VLAN
5 5 (17.24%) VPN
5 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
6 4 (13.79%) DNS
6 4 (13.79%) HTTP
6 4 (13.79%) SMTP
6 4 (13.79%) SNMP
6 4 (13.79%) Wireless
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (10.34%) Junos
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Security Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Security Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Information Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 5 (17.24%) IT Architect
4 5 (17.24%) IT Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) IT Security Architect
4 5 (17.24%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Security Architect
4 5 (17.24%) SOC Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Head of IT
6 2 (6.90%) Head of IT Security
6 2 (6.90%) Head of Security
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) PKI
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) BYOD
4 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Information Security
2 11 (37.93%) Mobile Device Management
3 10 (34.48%) ITIL
3 10 (34.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (31.03%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (31.03%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Security Operations
6 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (20.69%) Patch Management
7 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
8 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
9 4 (13.79%) Computer Security
9 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
9 4 (13.79%) Data Loss Prevention
9 4 (13.79%) Disk Encryption
9 4 (13.79%) OWASP
9 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
9 4 (13.79%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
2 4 (13.79%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) CISSP
2 17 (58.62%) CISA
2 17 (58.62%) CISM
3 13 (44.83%) SANS
4 10 (34.48%) CCNA
4 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (31.03%) CEH
5 9 (31.03%) CISMP
6 5 (17.24%) Degree
7 4 (13.79%) CCIE
7 4 (13.79%) CCNP
7 4 (13.79%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (13.79%) GIAC
7 4 (13.79%) SSCP
8 3 (10.34%) CCDA
8 3 (10.34%) CCSA
8 3 (10.34%) JNCIA
9 2 (6.90%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 2 (6.90%) JNCIS
10 1 (3.45%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (27.59%) PCI DSS
3 6 (20.69%) ISO 31000
4 5 (17.24%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (6.90%) GDPR
6 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Nagios
2 4 (13.79%) FortiGate
2 4 (13.79%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.45%) John the Ripper
3 1 (3.45%) Nessus
3 1 (3.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Cisco
2 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
2 7 (24.14%) Palo Alto
3 4 (13.79%) Fortinet
3 4 (13.79%) Juniper
3 4 (13.79%) LogRhythm
3 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) ArcSight
4 3 (10.34%) McAfee
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Splunk
5 1 (3.45%) Qualys