The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 103 109 116
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing SIEM 23 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 0.51% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.67% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 6
Median daily rate £500 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £409 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SIEM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1911 1933 1901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.03% 76.37% 74.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 988 932
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 59 41
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £13.65 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £39.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SIEM across the Berkshire region.

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SIEM
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SIEM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

SIEM Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SIEM
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SIEM across the Berkshire region.

SIEM Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SIEM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 15 £500 - 5
Bracknell - 3 - - 4
Slough +1 1 £525 +5.00%
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 33 (52.38%) CISSP
2 20 (31.75%) ArcSight
3 19 (30.16%) Security Operations
4 18 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (20.63%) Incident Management
5 13 (20.63%) CEH
5 13 (20.63%) Network Security
6 12 (19.05%) Information Security
6 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 11 (17.46%) Analytics
8 10 (15.87%) GCIA
8 10 (15.87%) Firewall
8 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
9 9 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (14.29%) GCIH
9 9 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (14.29%) PCI DSS
9 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 9 (14.29%) Splunk
9 9 (14.29%) RSA Security Analytics
9 9 (14.29%) NetWitness
10 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
11 7 (11.11%) Windows
11 7 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (11.11%) Degree
11 7 (11.11%) ArcSight ESM
11 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 7 (11.11%) SANS
12 6 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) PaaS
1 3 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 13 (20.63%) Network Security
3 10 (15.87%) Firewall
3 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.94%) VPN
5 4 (6.35%) DHCP
5 4 (6.35%) DNS
5 4 (6.35%) IPsec
5 4 (6.35%) LAN
5 4 (6.35%) MPLS
5 4 (6.35%) VLAN
5 4 (6.35%) WAN
6 1 (1.59%) HTTP
6 1 (1.59%) SSH
6 1 (1.59%) SSL
6 1 (1.59%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.59%) Wireless
6 1 (1.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.59%) DB2
General
1 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
2 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Analyst
2 15 (23.81%) SOC Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Consultant
4 12 (19.05%) Security Consultant
5 10 (15.87%) Security Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) ArcSight Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Incident Analyst
8 6 (9.52%) Architect
9 5 (7.94%) SIEM Consultant
10 3 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) LAN Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.76%) Security Architect
10 3 (4.76%) Security Manager
10 3 (4.76%) Security Project Manager
11 2 (3.17%) ArcSight Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
11 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
1 1 (1.59%) Apache Flex
1 1 (1.59%) Middleware
1 1 (1.59%) REST
1 1 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.17%) iPad
3 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) CESG
4 1 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.59%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Linux
3 5 (7.94%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.35%) Unix
5 3 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (1.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Security Operations
2 13 (20.63%) Incident Management
3 12 (19.05%) Information Security
4 11 (17.46%) Analytics
5 9 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 7 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (9.52%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.94%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 5 (7.94%) Security Architecture
8 5 (7.94%) Threat Management
8 5 (7.94%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 4 (6.35%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (6.35%) TOGAF
10 3 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (3.17%) MODAF
11 2 (3.17%) Operations Management
11 2 (3.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) C++
1 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (52.38%) CISSP
2 13 (20.63%) CEH
3 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 10 (15.87%) GCIA
5 9 (14.29%) GCIH
5 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 7 (11.11%) Degree
6 7 (11.11%) SANS
7 5 (7.94%) CISM
8 4 (6.35%) CCIE
8 4 (6.35%) CCNA
8 4 (6.35%) CCNP
8 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (4.76%) CCA
9 3 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.59%) CISA
11 1 (1.59%) GCFA
11 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 9 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (6.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.59%) GPG13
3 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) ISO22301
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) RSA Security Analytics
2 7 (11.11%) ArcSight ESM
3 3 (4.76%) RSA Archer
4 1 (1.59%) Endace
4 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) ArcSight
2 9 (14.29%) NetWitness
2 9 (14.29%) Splunk
3 5 (7.94%) LogRhythm
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco
4 4 (6.35%) Citrix
4 4 (6.35%) F5
4 4 (6.35%) Huawei
4 4 (6.35%) Qualys
4 4 (6.35%) Sourcefire
5 3 (4.76%) Forcepoint
6 2 (3.17%) FireEye
6 2 (3.17%) Symantec
7 1 (1.59%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.59%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle
7 1 (1.59%) Remedy
7 1 (1.59%) Tripwire
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