Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 95 130
Rank change year-on-year -12 +35 +14
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 6 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.39% 0.81% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.88% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
South Wales median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +18.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,625 £35,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £86,875 £69,375 £42,500
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% +5.26%

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 1,356 1,252 1,803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 87.26% 91.99% 91.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,110 1,096 1,615
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,375 £55,349 £55,890
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -14 3 £35,000 -18.13% 1
Newport +7 1 £67,500 +3.85% 2
SIEM
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture

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 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Security
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Operational Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SOC Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) Debian
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) 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%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) SABSA
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
1 1 (16.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) LogRhythm
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk