Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 100 134
Rank change year-on-year -10 +34 +10
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 6 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.38% 0.80% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.87% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 10
South Wales median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +35.71% -7.89%
10th Percentile £30,625 £35,500 £34,625
90th Percentile £71,875 £48,750 £42,500
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71% -7.89%

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,384 1,265 1,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 87.65% 91.80% 90.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,151 1,113 1,771
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.66%
10th Percentile £25,450 £23,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing SIEM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in South Wales

SIEM
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for SIEM in South Wales

SIEM
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in South Wales over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SIEM in South Wales

SIEM
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Cardiff -29 3 £35,000 -26.32% 1
Newport - 2 £66,250 - 1
SIEM
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Splunk
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Debian
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (33.33%) nginx
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 2 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Lead Security Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Security Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) SOC Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) SABSA
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Splunk
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) AlienVault
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto