Period
to 15 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 245 239
Rank change year-on-year +142 -6 0
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 223 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.05% 0.66% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 0.72% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 193 49 42
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £65,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +2.56%

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 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 6,621 7,361 6,937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.49% 92.08% 92.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5,473 6,093 5,949
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 November 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 November 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 - 76 £60,000 -
Salford -5 4 £34,405 - 1
Stockport +9 1 £45,000 -7.69%
SIEM
North West

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 190 (85.20%) Information Security
2 171 (76.68%) Microsoft
3 170 (76.23%) CISSP
4 169 (75.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 168 (75.34%) Linux
6 163 (73.09%) Windows
7 162 (72.65%) Penetration Testing
8 99 (44.39%) Network Security
9 94 (42.15%) Amazon AWS
10 93 (41.70%) Microsoft Azure
11 89 (39.91%) Mentoring
12 88 (39.46%) SANS
12 88 (39.46%) Management Information System
13 87 (39.01%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 85 (38.12%) Data Protection
14 85 (38.12%) PCI DSS
14 85 (38.12%) Legal
14 85 (38.12%) Disaster Recovery
14 85 (38.12%) GDPR
14 85 (38.12%) Vulnerability Management
15 84 (37.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
16 83 (37.22%) CREST Certified
16 83 (37.22%) Business Continuity
17 82 (36.77%) Finance
17 82 (36.77%) SQL
17 82 (36.77%) Cisco
17 82 (36.77%) Data Loss Prevention
17 82 (36.77%) Due Diligence
18 81 (36.32%) Scenario Testing
18 81 (36.32%) Threat Analysis

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 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 81 (36.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 94 (42.15%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (41.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 99 (44.39%) Network Security
2 81 (36.32%) Wi-Fi
3 33 (14.80%) Firewall
4 17 (7.62%) Intrusion Detection
4 17 (7.62%) VPN
5 2 (0.90%) Broadband
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (0.45%) DMZ
6 1 (0.45%) IPv4
6 1 (0.45%) IPv6
6 1 (0.45%) LAN
6 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.45%) WAN
6 1 (0.45%) Wireless
6 1 (0.45%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.45%) Big Data
1 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (7.17%) Jenkins
2 15 (6.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (6.73%) Hudson
2 15 (6.73%) Vagrant
3 10 (4.48%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.48%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (4.48%) Subversion
3 10 (4.48%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.45%) Ant
4 1 (0.45%) GitLab
4 1 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 85 (38.12%) Legal
2 82 (36.77%) Finance
3 2 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 104 (46.64%) Analyst
2 96 (43.05%) Security Analyst
3 86 (38.57%) Senior Analyst
3 86 (38.57%) Senior Security Analyst
4 83 (37.22%) IT Analyst
4 83 (37.22%) IT Security Analyst
4 83 (37.22%) Security Manager
4 83 (37.22%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 76 (34.08%) Information Manager
5 76 (34.08%) Information Security Manager
6 10 (4.48%) AWS DevOps
7 9 (4.04%) SOC Analyst
7 9 (4.04%) SOC Engineer
8 6 (2.69%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (1.79%) Engineering Manager
9 4 (1.79%) Security Engineer
10 3 (1.35%) Information Analyst
10 3 (1.35%) Information Security Analyst
10 3 (1.35%) Operations Manager
10 3 (1.35%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.90%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (0.90%) JSON
1 2 (0.90%) XML
2 1 (0.45%) Middleware
2 1 (0.45%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.45%) RESTful
2 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 88 (39.46%) Management Information System
2 84 (37.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 16 (7.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.35%) PKI
6 2 (0.90%) Cyberattack
6 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.90%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 168 (75.34%) Linux
2 163 (73.09%) Windows
3 1 (0.45%) AIX
3 1 (0.45%) CentOS
3 1 (0.45%) HPUX
3 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.45%) Solaris
3 1 (0.45%) Unix
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (85.20%) Information Security
2 162 (72.65%) Penetration Testing
3 89 (39.91%) Mentoring
4 87 (39.01%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 85 (38.12%) Data Protection
5 85 (38.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 85 (38.12%) Vulnerability Management
6 83 (37.22%) Business Continuity
7 82 (36.77%) Data Loss Prevention
7 82 (36.77%) Due Diligence
8 81 (36.32%) Incident Management
8 81 (36.32%) Risk Analysis
8 81 (36.32%) Scenario Testing
8 81 (36.32%) Threat Analysis
8 81 (36.32%) Web Development
9 80 (35.87%) Risk Management
10 78 (34.98%) Security Management
11 77 (34.53%) OWASP
12 64 (28.70%) IT Strategy
13 21 (9.42%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 82 (36.77%) SQL
2 19 (8.52%) Python
3 16 (7.17%) Go
3 16 (7.17%) Java
3 16 (7.17%) Ruby
4 1 (0.45%) C++
4 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.45%) Perl
4 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 170 (76.23%) CISSP
2 88 (39.46%) SANS
3 83 (37.22%) CREST Certified
4 81 (36.32%) Degree
5 77 (34.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 77 (34.53%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.14%) CISM
7 6 (2.69%) CEH
8 5 (2.24%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.79%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.35%) CISA
10 3 (1.35%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (1.35%) SSCP
11 2 (0.90%) CHFI
11 2 (0.90%) GIAC
11 2 (0.90%) RHCE
11 2 (0.90%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.45%) GCFA
12 1 (0.45%) GCIA
12 1 (0.45%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (75.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 85 (38.12%) GDPR
2 85 (38.12%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.45%) GPG13
System Software
1 81 (36.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (34.08%) Active Directory
3 15 (6.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (7.17%) Ansible
1 16 (7.17%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (7.17%) Puppet
1 16 (7.17%) Terraform
2 15 (6.73%) Consul
2 15 (6.73%) Docker Swarm
2 15 (6.73%) Grafana
2 15 (6.73%) Graphite
2 15 (6.73%) Kubernetes
2 15 (6.73%) Nagios
2 15 (6.73%) Opsview
2 15 (6.73%) Packer
2 15 (6.73%) Salt
2 15 (6.73%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.45%) Kibana
3 1 (0.45%) logstash
3 1 (0.45%) Nessus
3 1 (0.45%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 171 (76.68%) Microsoft
2 82 (36.77%) Cisco
3 81 (36.32%) VMware
4 7 (3.14%) Splunk
5 6 (2.69%) AlienVault
5 6 (2.69%) ArcSight
6 4 (1.79%) Symantec
7 3 (1.35%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.90%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.90%) LogRhythm
8 2 (0.90%) McAfee
9 1 (0.45%) Citrix
9 1 (0.45%) CyberArk
9 1 (0.45%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.45%) Juniper
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle
9 1 (0.45%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.45%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.45%) Sophos
9 1 (0.45%) Tripwire