Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 227 275
Rank change year-on-year -9 +48 +5
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 26 51 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.38% 0.66% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.73% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24 50 34
West Yorkshire median annual salary £36,250 £60,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.58% +53.85% -10.86%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,525 £28,750
90th Percentile £56,375 £70,125 £56,025
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £62,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -28.00% +47.06% -2.86%

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 6241 7021 8375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.50% 91.26% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5245 6016 6720
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,900 £65,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -5 21 £40,000 -36.00% 10
Bradford +7 2 £34,000 -32.00%
Wakefield - 2 £35,000 -
SIEM
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 14 (53.85%) Windows
3 13 (50.00%) Information Security
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco
5 10 (38.46%) CCNA
5 10 (38.46%) CISSP
5 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (38.46%) CISM
6 9 (34.62%) CISA
7 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
7 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
7 7 (26.92%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (26.92%) Degree
7 7 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (26.92%) Palo Alto
7 7 (26.92%) SANS
8 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (23.08%) vSphere
8 6 (23.08%) Splunk
8 6 (23.08%) CEH
8 6 (23.08%) CISMP
8 6 (23.08%) Project Management
8 6 (23.08%) Linux
8 6 (23.08%) VMware
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
9 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
9 5 (19.23%) Nagios
9 5 (19.23%) Wireshark
9 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) Wireshark
4 4 (15.38%) Network Security
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (11.54%) Internet
5 3 (11.54%) Junos
6 2 (7.69%) DHCP
6 2 (7.69%) DNS
6 2 (7.69%) VLAN
7 1 (3.85%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Security Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Information Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) IT Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Cybercrime
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) BYOD
3 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.69%) PKI
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Information Security
2 7 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 4 (15.38%) OWASP
5 4 (15.38%) Security Management
5 4 (15.38%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (11.54%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (11.54%) Forensic Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) IT Audit
6 3 (11.54%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (11.54%) Security Operations
7 2 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
2 4 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CCNA
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (38.46%) CISM
1 10 (38.46%) CISSP
2 9 (34.62%) CISA
3 7 (26.92%) Degree
3 7 (26.92%) SANS
4 6 (23.08%) CEH
4 6 (23.08%) CISMP
5 4 (15.38%) CCIE
5 4 (15.38%) CCNP
5 4 (15.38%) SSCP
6 3 (11.54%) CCDA
6 3 (11.54%) CCSA
6 3 (11.54%) JNCIA
7 2 (7.69%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (23.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Nagios
2 4 (15.38%) FortiGate
2 4 (15.38%) ZABBIX
3 2 (7.69%) Nessus
3 2 (7.69%) vCenter Server
3 2 (7.69%) WSUS
4 1 (3.85%) John the Ripper
4 1 (3.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
2 7 (26.92%) Palo Alto
3 6 (23.08%) Splunk
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
5 4 (15.38%) Juniper
5 4 (15.38%) LogRhythm
5 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 3 (11.54%) ArcSight
6 3 (11.54%) McAfee
6 3 (11.54%) Sourcefire
7 2 (7.69%) Veeam
8 1 (3.85%) Darktrace
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Shadows
8 1 (3.85%) Symantec