Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 262 203
Rank change year-on-year +5 -59 +59
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 29 35 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.41% 0.45% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.49% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 54
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% -11.90% +13.51%
10th Percentile £28,650 £39,625 £41,650
90th Percentile £72,000 £65,000 £66,250
North West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +5.26%

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 6,559 7,207 6,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.91% 92.85% 91.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5,438 6,123 5,106
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Salford 0 4 £52,500 +10.53%
SIEM
North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 13 (44.83%) Information Security
2 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (34.48%) ITIL
4 10 (34.48%) Security Operations
5 9 (31.03%) CISSP
6 8 (27.59%) VPN
6 8 (27.59%) Due Diligence
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) Windows
8 6 (20.69%) CISM
8 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (20.69%) Network Security
8 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
8 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
8 6 (20.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (17.24%) RHCSA
9 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
9 5 (17.24%) Java
10 4 (13.79%) Python
10 4 (13.79%) LAN
10 4 (13.79%) DHCP
10 4 (13.79%) CCNA
10 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
10 4 (13.79%) DNS
10 4 (13.79%) Cisco
10 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (13.79%) RHCE

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) VPN
3 6 (20.69%) Network Security
4 4 (13.79%) DHCP
4 4 (13.79%) DNS
4 4 (13.79%) LAN
5 3 (10.34%) MPLS
5 3 (10.34%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (10.34%) WAN
6 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.90%) VLAN
7 1 (3.45%) Broadband
7 1 (3.45%) HTTP
7 1 (3.45%) Internet
7 1 (3.45%) Junos
7 1 (3.45%) SMTP
7 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
7 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.45%) Wireless
7 1 (3.45%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (13.79%) Hudson
1 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
1 4 (13.79%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (6.90%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) SOC Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Security Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Security Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.34%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Office 365 Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Server Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Information Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Security Operations Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) SIEM Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (13.79%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
4 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Cyberattack
5 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Kali Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Information Security
2 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (34.48%) ITIL
3 10 (34.48%) Security Operations
4 8 (27.59%) Due Diligence
5 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
5 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (13.79%) DevOps
7 4 (13.79%) High Availability
7 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
7 4 (13.79%) Open Source
7 4 (13.79%) Service Management
7 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) Go
2 4 (13.79%) Python
2 4 (13.79%) Ruby
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) CISSP
2 6 (20.69%) CISM
3 5 (17.24%) RHCSA
4 4 (13.79%) CCNA
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (13.79%) Degree
4 4 (13.79%) RHCE
5 3 (10.34%) CRISC
6 2 (6.90%) CISMP
6 2 (6.90%) CREST Certified
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.45%) CCDA
7 1 (3.45%) CCENT
7 1 (3.45%) CEH
7 1 (3.45%) EnCE
7 1 (3.45%) GCIA
7 1 (3.45%) GCIH
7 1 (3.45%) MCITP
7 1 (3.45%) MCSE
7 1 (3.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
3 4 (13.79%) COBIT
4 3 (10.34%) ISO 9001
5 2 (6.90%) SLA
6 1 (3.45%) GDPR
6 1 (3.45%) GPG13
6 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.79%) Docker
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.45%) Snort
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Ansible
1 4 (13.79%) Consul
1 4 (13.79%) Docker Swarm
1 4 (13.79%) Grafana
1 4 (13.79%) Graphite
1 4 (13.79%) Kubernetes
1 4 (13.79%) Nagios
1 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (13.79%) Opsview
1 4 (13.79%) Packer
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
1 4 (13.79%) Salt
1 4 (13.79%) Terraform
1 4 (13.79%) ZABBIX
2 3 (10.34%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) CSIRT
3 1 (3.45%) Nessus
3 1 (3.45%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
3 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) McAfee
4 1 (3.45%) NetWitness
4 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.45%) Splunk
4 1 (3.45%) Trend Micro
4 1 (3.45%) VMware