The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
South West / Bristol
Rank 59 66 71
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing SIEM 9 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.23% 0.76% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.91% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Median daily rate £575 £470 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.34% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
600 657 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.08% 83.48% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 505 510
Median daily rate £390 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 9
Median hourly rate £37.75 £37.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -14.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £26.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £50.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SIEM across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

SIEM Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 8 (57.14%) Internet
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
1 8 (57.14%) Security Architecture
1 8 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Information Security
3 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Network Security
4 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Snort
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) SSL
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) CISSP
5 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 4 (28.57%) Intel Security
5 4 (28.57%) Security Management

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
1 8 (57.14%) Internet
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) DMZ
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) SOC Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (28.57%) PKI
3 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 7 (50.00%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (28.57%) OWASP
4 4 (28.57%) Security Management
4 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.14%) Change Control
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) ITSM
7 1 (7.14%) Service Management
7 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 4 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) CISSP
4 3 (21.43%) GCIH
5 1 (7.14%) CISMP
5 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
5 1 (7.14%) GCIA
5 1 (7.14%) ISSAP
5 1 (7.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Snort
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Nessus
1 4 (28.57%) QRadar
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (7.14%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) Intel Security
2 4 (28.57%) ScanSafe
3 3 (21.43%) LogRhythm
4 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
4 1 (7.14%) Splunk