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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 105 80 131
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +51
Contract jobs citing SIEM 2 40 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 1.62% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 1.97% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 23 3
Median daily rate £400 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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
1603 2027 2139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.47% 81.97% 75.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 1082 1091
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 59 47
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.58% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.64 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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
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 27 February 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 2 £400 +5.26% 3
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Clustering
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) CISSP
4 4 (36.36%) Information Security
4 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) CISM
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (27.27%) Security Operations
6 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Cryptography
6 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (18.18%) CEH
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) LogRhythm
7 1 (9.09%) logstash
7 1 (9.09%) Kibana
7 1 (9.09%) ArcSight ESM

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Redis
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) ArcSight Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Check Point Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Security Operations
2 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (18.18%) Cryptography
3 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (9.09%) Case Management
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Security
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) CISM
4 2 (18.18%) CEH
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) CCSE
5 1 (9.09%) CISA
5 1 (9.09%) SANS
5 1 (9.09%) SSCP
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (9.09%) Kibana
1 1 (9.09%) logstash
1 1 (9.09%) QRadar
1 1 (9.09%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) LogRhythm
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
4 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
4 1 (9.09%) Splunk
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