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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 151 178
Rank change year-on-year -25 +27  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 39 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.93% 0.87% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.96% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 7
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +100.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £44,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  

SIEM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3838 3117 3031
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.08% 90.27% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3287 2671 2523
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing SIEM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 8 £47,500 - 4
Cheadle - 5 £50,000 -
Salford - 1 - -
SIEM
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 44 (78.57%) Firewall
2 39 (69.64%) CheckPoint
2 39 (69.64%) Network Security
3 35 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
4 34 (60.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 31 (55.36%) Windows
5 31 (55.36%) Active Directory
6 29 (51.79%) Penetration Testing
7 27 (48.21%) Juniper
7 27 (48.21%) Palo Alto
7 27 (48.21%) Windows Server
8 26 (46.43%) Blue Coat
8 26 (46.43%) ProxySG
8 26 (46.43%) Junos
9 24 (42.86%) DHCP
9 24 (42.86%) TCP/IP
9 24 (42.86%) DNS
10 23 (41.07%) MPLS
10 23 (41.07%) VLAN
11 22 (39.29%) Network Design
11 22 (39.29%) ITIL
12 20 (35.71%) Change Management
13 15 (26.79%) Security Operations
14 13 (23.21%) Legal
15 12 (21.43%) Information Security
15 12 (21.43%) Management Information System
15 12 (21.43%) Cisco
15 12 (21.43%) Server Hardening
16 11 (19.64%) Degree
17 10 (17.86%) LAN

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 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (78.57%) Firewall
2 39 (69.64%) Network Security
3 26 (46.43%) Junos
4 24 (42.86%) DHCP
4 24 (42.86%) DNS
4 24 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 23 (41.07%) MPLS
5 23 (41.07%) VLAN
6 10 (17.86%) LAN
6 10 (17.86%) WAN
7 8 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (10.71%) DMZ
8 6 (10.71%) IPv4
8 6 (10.71%) IPv6
8 6 (10.71%) VPN
8 6 (10.71%) Wireless
8 6 (10.71%) Wireless Security
9 5 (8.93%) SAN
10 1 (1.79%) Broadband
General
1 13 (23.21%) Legal
2 7 (12.50%) Finance
3 6 (10.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Security Engineer
2 27 (48.21%) Network Engineer
3 20 (35.71%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Security Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Information Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) IT Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) IT Security Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Service Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Technical Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Technical Services Manager
8 4 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Security Manager
8 4 (7.14%) Security Operations Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Operational Security Manager
9 3 (5.36%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.79%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 27 (48.21%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.79%) AIX
4 1 (1.79%) HPUX
4 1 (1.79%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 34 (60.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 29 (51.79%) Penetration Testing
4 22 (39.29%) ITIL
4 22 (39.29%) Network Design
5 20 (35.71%) Change Management
6 15 (26.79%) Security Operations
7 12 (21.43%) Information Security
7 12 (21.43%) Server Hardening
8 8 (14.29%) Identity Management
8 8 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 7 (12.50%) Threat Intelligence
10 6 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (8.93%) Digital Forensics
11 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
11 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
12 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
12 4 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.79%) Perl
2 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) CISSP
3 3 (5.36%) CISA
3 3 (5.36%) CISM
3 3 (5.36%) CISMP
3 3 (5.36%) GCIH
4 2 (3.57%) CCNA
4 2 (3.57%) CCSP
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.57%) GCIA
4 2 (3.57%) MCSE
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.79%) EnCE
5 1 (1.79%) GCFA
5 1 (1.79%) GIAC
5 1 (1.79%) GREM
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.79%) GDPR
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (55.36%) Active Directory
2 26 (46.43%) ProxySG
3 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.14%) Terminal Services
4 4 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.79%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 39 (69.64%) CheckPoint
2 27 (48.21%) Juniper
2 27 (48.21%) Palo Alto
3 26 (46.43%) Blue Coat
4 12 (21.43%) Cisco
5 7 (12.50%) Splunk
6 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.14%) Wyse
7 1 (1.79%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.79%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days annual leave
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Stockport
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago