Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 240 208
Rank change year-on-year +28 -32 +44
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 70 62 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.96% 0.76% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.82% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 47 57 56
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -6.40% +20.69%
10th Percentile £39,322 £42,500 £37,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £66,250
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +7.53%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,631 7,572 6,523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.05% 92.36% 91.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5,505 6,332 5,523
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in Manchester

SIEM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SIEM in Manchester

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Manchester

SIEM
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Altrincham - 17 £60,000 -
Salford 0 7 £52,500 -
SIEM
North West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
1 39 (55.71%) Information Security
2 35 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (45.71%) CISSP
4 31 (44.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 30 (42.86%) Windows
6 29 (41.43%) Linux
6 29 (41.43%) Amazon AWS
7 28 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 28 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
8 25 (35.71%) Firewall
9 23 (32.86%) Network Security
10 22 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
11 21 (30.00%) Degree
11 21 (30.00%) Risk Management
12 20 (28.57%) Data Loss Prevention
13 19 (27.14%) Incident Management
13 19 (27.14%) Active Directory
14 18 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (24.29%) Security Management
15 17 (24.29%) OWASP
15 17 (24.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 15 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
17 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
17 14 (20.00%) Due Diligence
18 13 (18.57%) Python
18 13 (18.57%) PCI DSS
19 12 (17.14%) Legal
20 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (15.71%) DevOps

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 29 (41.43%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.71%) Firewall
2 23 (32.86%) Network Security
3 10 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (14.29%) VPN
4 8 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.86%) Broadband
5 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.43%) DHCP
6 1 (1.43%) DNS
6 1 (1.43%) Junos
6 1 (1.43%) MPLS
6 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Big Data
1 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (12.86%) Hudson
2 9 (12.86%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.86%) Subversion
3 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.43%) GitLab
4 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 12 (17.14%) Legal
2 8 (11.43%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Analyst
2 20 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 17 (24.29%) Information Manager
3 17 (24.29%) Information Security Manager
4 16 (22.86%) Security Analyst
5 14 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
6 10 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
7 9 (12.86%) SOC Engineer
8 8 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (11.43%) IT Analyst
8 8 (11.43%) IT Security Analyst
8 8 (11.43%) Senior IT Security Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Information Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Information Security Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) IT Manager
9 3 (4.29%) IT Security Manager
10 2 (2.86%) Administrator
10 2 (2.86%) Head of IT
10 2 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (2.86%) JSON
1 2 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (1.43%) Middleware
2 1 (1.43%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.43%) RESTful
2 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (12.86%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 9 (12.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Cyberattack
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.86%) Windows
2 29 (41.43%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.43%) AIX
4 1 (1.43%) CentOS
4 1 (1.43%) HPUX
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Solaris
4 1 (1.43%) Unix
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (55.71%) Information Security
2 31 (44.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 28 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 22 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 20 (28.57%) Data Loss Prevention
7 19 (27.14%) Incident Management
8 17 (24.29%) OWASP
8 17 (24.29%) Security Management
9 15 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
10 14 (20.00%) Due Diligence
10 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
11 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (15.71%) DevOps
12 10 (14.29%) Business Continuity
12 10 (14.29%) Data Protection
12 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (14.29%) Load Balancing
12 10 (14.29%) Open Source
13 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) Python
2 10 (14.29%) Go
2 10 (14.29%) Java
2 10 (14.29%) Ruby
3 9 (12.86%) SQL
4 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.43%) C++
5 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.43%) Perl
5 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (45.71%) CISSP
2 21 (30.00%) Degree
3 18 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (24.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 9 (12.86%) SANS
6 8 (11.43%) CREST Certified
7 5 (7.14%) CISM
8 4 (5.71%) RHCE
8 4 (5.71%) RHCSA
9 3 (4.29%) CRISC
10 2 (2.86%) CEH
10 2 (2.86%) CISA
10 2 (2.86%) CISMP
11 1 (1.43%) GCFA
11 1 (1.43%) GCIA
11 1 (1.43%) GCIH
11 1 (1.43%) MCITP
11 1 (1.43%) MCTS
11 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (18.57%) PCI DSS
3 10 (14.29%) GDPR
4 3 (4.29%) COBIT
5 1 (1.43%) GPG13
5 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (27.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.86%) Docker
3 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.43%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) Ansible
1 10 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (14.29%) Puppet
1 10 (14.29%) Terraform
2 9 (12.86%) Consul
2 9 (12.86%) Docker Swarm
2 9 (12.86%) Grafana
2 9 (12.86%) Graphite
2 9 (12.86%) Kubernetes
2 9 (12.86%) Nagios
2 9 (12.86%) Opsview
2 9 (12.86%) Packer
2 9 (12.86%) Salt
2 9 (12.86%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.43%) Kibana
3 1 (1.43%) logstash
3 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) Cisco
3 8 (11.43%) VMware
4 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (1.43%) AlienVault
6 1 (1.43%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.43%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.43%) Juniper
6 1 (1.43%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle
6 1 (1.43%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.43%) Splunk