Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 249 205
Rank change year-on-year +28 -44 +60
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 24 25 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.39% 0.36% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.38% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 50
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +18.92% +14.91%
10th Percentile £39,000 £33,000 £27,050
90th Percentile £82,000 £63,750 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,763 6,507 7,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 92.86% 93.55% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4,853 5,515 6,302
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing SIEM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in West Yorkshire

SIEM
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SIEM in West Yorkshire

SIEM
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SIEM in West Yorkshire

SIEM
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Leeds +14 17 £45,000 -16.28% 5
Wakefield -3 7 £46,000 +31.43%
SIEM
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 14 (58.33%) Information Security
2 12 (50.00%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (37.50%) Retail
5 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Network Security
6 7 (29.17%) PCI DSS
6 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (29.17%) GDPR
7 6 (25.00%) Security Operations
7 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (25.00%) CISSP
7 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 5 (20.83%) Information Security Management
8 5 (20.83%) Security Management
9 4 (16.67%) Degree
9 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (16.67%) Cisco
9 4 (16.67%) Patch Management
9 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (16.67%) ISMS
9 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
9 4 (16.67%) Information Security Governance
9 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (16.67%) Internal Audit
10 3 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 3 (12.50%) Threat Intelligence
10 3 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) VLAN
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.17%) Hudson
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Security Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) IT Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Security Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Security Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Information Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (8.33%) NHS
4 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (4.17%) Cyberattack
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Kali Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Information Security
2 10 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 5 (20.83%) Information Security Management
5 5 (20.83%) Security Management
6 4 (16.67%) Information Security Governance
6 4 (16.67%) Internal Audit
6 4 (16.67%) ISMS
6 4 (16.67%) Patch Management
6 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) Threat Intelligence
8 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (8.33%) Remediation Plan
8 2 (8.33%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Go
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CISSP
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) CCNP
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (8.33%) CCIE
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) CEH
4 2 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (8.33%) DBS Check
4 2 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) CREST Certified
5 1 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) GDPR
1 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (29.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Nessus
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) CASB
2 1 (4.17%) Consul
2 1 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (4.17%) Grafana
2 1 (4.17%) Graphite
2 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Opsview
2 1 (4.17%) Packer
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Salt
2 1 (4.17%) Terraform
2 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) AlienVault
3 2 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) Gemalto
3 2 (8.33%) Imperva
3 2 (8.33%) Splunk
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec
3 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard
4 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.17%) McAfee
4 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds