The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
UK / Wales
Rank 86 99 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.27% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.52%  

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 954 1129 1124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 86.33% 81.28% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 777 946 958
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

SIEM
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for SIEM in Wales

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Wales over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SIEM in Wales

SIEM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Wales +2 8 £42,500 +21.42% 2
South Wales +13 6 £30,000 +33.33%
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wales region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Python
5 6 (40.00%) Information Security
6 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (26.67%) Splunk
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
7 4 (26.67%) CISSP
8 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (20.00%) CEH
8 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (20.00%) VMware
8 3 (20.00%) MCP
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 3 (20.00%) CentOS
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (13.33%) vSphere

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Information Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Cyber Attack
1 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) CentOS
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (40.00%) Information Security
3 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
4 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) Information Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (6.67%) Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Statistics
7 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CISSP
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) CEH
2 3 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (20.00%) MCP
2 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Splunk
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Clearswift
3 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (6.67%) AlienVault
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
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