Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 256 268 205
Rank change year-on-year +12 -63 +73
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 28 25 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.33% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.36% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 48
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% -10.48% -2.33%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £48,125
90th Percentile £69,500 £63,000 £58,875
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -17.48% +8.42%

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 6,818 6,945 6,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 92.37% 91.67% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5,650 5,946 5,212
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.00% +11.84%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -6 1 - -
SIEM
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 18 (64.29%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (50.00%) ITIL
2 14 (50.00%) Firewall
3 12 (42.86%) CISSP
4 11 (39.29%) Windows
4 11 (39.29%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (39.29%) Security Operations
5 10 (35.71%) DHCP
5 10 (35.71%) DNS
6 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
6 9 (32.14%) Legal
6 9 (32.14%) MPLS
6 9 (32.14%) Information Security
6 9 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
7 8 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
7 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco
8 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (25.00%) Law
8 7 (25.00%) Service Management
8 7 (25.00%) Network Security
8 7 (25.00%) Network Design
8 7 (25.00%) VLAN
9 6 (21.43%) CEH
9 6 (21.43%) Blue Coat
9 6 (21.43%) ProxySG
9 6 (21.43%) Degree
9 6 (21.43%) COBIT

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 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) DHCP
2 10 (35.71%) DNS
3 9 (32.14%) MPLS
4 7 (25.00%) Network Security
4 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (25.00%) VLAN
5 6 (21.43%) Junos
6 5 (17.86%) LAN
6 5 (17.86%) VPN
7 4 (14.29%) WAN
8 3 (10.71%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (7.14%) Internet
10 1 (3.57%) Broadband
10 1 (3.57%) HTTP
10 1 (3.57%) IPsec
10 1 (3.57%) SMTP
10 1 (3.57%) SSL
10 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (3.57%) Wireless
General
1 9 (32.14%) Legal
2 7 (25.00%) Law
3 6 (21.43%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Office 365 Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Server Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Head of Security
6 1 (3.57%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (17.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) PKI
2 3 (10.71%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Cyberattack
3 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (50.00%) ITIL
3 11 (39.29%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (39.29%) Security Operations
4 9 (32.14%) Information Security
5 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 8 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (25.00%) Network Design
6 7 (25.00%) Service Management
7 6 (21.43%) Change Management
7 6 (21.43%) Data Loss Prevention
7 6 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (21.43%) Project Management
8 5 (17.86%) Anomaly Detection
8 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
8 5 (17.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
8 5 (17.86%) Security Monitoring
8 5 (17.86%) Threat Intelligence
8 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C++
2 2 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) CISSP
2 6 (21.43%) CCNA
2 6 (21.43%) CEH
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (21.43%) CISM
2 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) CISA
3 5 (17.86%) CREST Certified
4 4 (14.29%) GCIA
4 4 (14.29%) GCIH
4 4 (14.29%) SANS
4 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) CCDA
6 1 (3.57%) CCENT
6 1 (3.57%) CFCE
6 1 (3.57%) EnCE
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.57%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 6 (21.43%) COBIT
4 3 (10.71%) ISO 9001
4 3 (10.71%) SLA
5 1 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (3.57%) FIPS 140-2
5 1 (3.57%) GDPR
5 1 (3.57%) GPG13
5 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) ProxySG
3 4 (14.29%) Snort
4 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 3 (10.71%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) CSIRT
3 1 (3.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Blue Coat
2 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 6 (21.43%) Juniper
2 6 (21.43%) Palo Alto
3 4 (14.29%) McAfee
3 4 (14.29%) NetWitness
3 4 (14.29%) Sourcefire
3 4 (14.29%) Splunk
3 4 (14.29%) Trend Micro
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.57%) VMware