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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 152 184
Rank change year-on-year -31 +32  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 17 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.43% 0.73% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.81% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 2
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,875 £43,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,150
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £54,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.44% +14.21%  

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 3604 3079 3319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.57% 89.92% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3042 2546 2736
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 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Salford - 6 £47,500 - 1
SIEM
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 26 (83.87%) Firewall
2 15 (48.39%) CheckPoint
2 15 (48.39%) Network Security
2 15 (48.39%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (45.16%) Security Operations
4 13 (41.94%) Windows
5 12 (38.71%) Information Security
5 12 (38.71%) Palo Alto
6 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
7 9 (29.03%) Juniper
7 9 (29.03%) MPLS
7 9 (29.03%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
8 8 (25.81%) VLAN
8 8 (25.81%) Junos
8 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (22.58%) Blue Coat
9 7 (22.58%) ProxySG
9 7 (22.58%) Cisco
9 7 (22.58%) ITIL
10 6 (19.35%) DHCP
10 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
10 6 (19.35%) DNS
10 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
10 6 (19.35%) Digital Forensics
10 6 (19.35%) Network Design
10 6 (19.35%) Degree
10 6 (19.35%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (16.13%) Server Hardening

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 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) Firewall
2 15 (48.39%) Network Security
3 9 (29.03%) MPLS
4 8 (25.81%) Junos
4 8 (25.81%) VLAN
5 6 (19.35%) DHCP
5 6 (19.35%) DNS
5 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (9.68%) LAN
7 3 (9.68%) VPN
7 3 (9.68%) WAN
7 3 (9.68%) Wireless
7 3 (9.68%) Wireless Security
8 2 (6.45%) DMZ
9 1 (3.23%) IPsec
9 1 (3.23%) IPv4
9 1 (3.23%) IPv6
9 1 (3.23%) Softphone
General
1 3 (9.68%) Law
1 3 (9.68%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Security Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Security Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Firewall Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Operations Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Security Operations Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Information Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) IT Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) IT Security Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Operational Security Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Security Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Information Security Manager
8 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) IT Operations Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Cyberthreat
1 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.90%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (45.16%) Security Operations
3 12 (38.71%) Information Security
4 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (22.58%) ITIL
8 6 (19.35%) Digital Forensics
8 6 (19.35%) Network Design
9 5 (16.13%) Analytics
9 5 (16.13%) Change Management
9 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
9 5 (16.13%) Server Hardening
9 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
9 5 (16.13%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (12.90%) Security Management
10 4 (12.90%) Security Patching
11 3 (9.68%) Dashboard Development
11 3 (9.68%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) CISA
2 4 (12.90%) CISSP
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) CCSP
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CISM
3 2 (6.45%) CISMP
3 2 (6.45%) GCIA
3 2 (6.45%) GCIH
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.23%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) CheckPoint
2 12 (38.71%) Palo Alto
3 9 (29.03%) Juniper
4 7 (22.58%) Blue Coat
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco
5 5 (16.13%) Fortinet
5 5 (16.13%) Splunk
6 3 (9.68%) ArcSight
7 2 (6.45%) Novell
7 2 (6.45%) Symantec
8 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Salary + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago