The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 71 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SIEM 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.44% - 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £445 £444
% change year-on-year
+4.49% +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
703 623 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 78.11% 77.97% 74.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 463 272
Average daily rate £388 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 11
Average hourly rate £41.00 £21.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.69% -44.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.60 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SIEM across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SIEM
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SIEM Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SIEM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing SIEM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SIEM.

1 7 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (85.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Security
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) ArcSight
3 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds
3 5 (71.43%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) Military
3 5 (71.43%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) GCIA
4 2 (28.57%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
5 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) GSEC
5 1 (14.29%) GCIH
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing SIEM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SIEM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
General
1 5 (71.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Security Analyst
3 5 (71.43%) Network Analyst
4 4 (57.14%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
2 6 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Security
3 5 (71.43%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (71.43%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) GCIA
4 1 (14.29%) GSEC
4 1 (14.29%) GCIH
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) ArcSight
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds