Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 111 128
Rank change year-on-year +16 +17 -
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 8 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.62% 0.63% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.70% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 13
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £44,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.36% +32.84% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £19,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £48,750 £35,000
Wales median annual salary £39,605 £45,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year -11.99% +31.39% -

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 1,193 1,423 1,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 91.84% 88.99% 84.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,054 1,218 1,701
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +18 8 £39,000 -13.33%
SIEM
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) OWASP
4 4 (50.00%) OSCP
4 4 (50.00%) CEH
5 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (37.50%) Nmap
5 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Ruby
5 3 (37.50%) Google
5 3 (37.50%) VLAN
5 3 (37.50%) Cryptography
5 3 (37.50%) Nessus
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) CISA
5 3 (37.50%) Juniper
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) CCNP
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA
5 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Splunk
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) VLAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) SOC Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Tester
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Native
1 3 (37.50%) Fintech
1 3 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OWASP
2 3 (37.50%) Cryptography
2 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) Threat Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Threat Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CEH
2 4 (50.00%) OSCP
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) CISA
3 3 (37.50%) CREST Certified
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) CISM
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Kubernetes
1 3 (37.50%) Nessus
1 3 (37.50%) Nmap
1 3 (37.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) AlienVault
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Google
1 3 (37.50%) Juniper
1 3 (37.50%) LogRhythm
1 3 (37.50%) Palo Alto
1 3 (37.50%) Qualys
1 3 (37.50%) Splunk