The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 47 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 0 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 2.87% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 505 426 434
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 90.02% 87.30% 89.12%
Number of salaries quoted 407 350 336
Median salary £40,372 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.93% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

SIEM
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM in Merseyside.

Salary trend for SIEM in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Detection

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Detection
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco