The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 74 77 89
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing SIEM 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.32% 0.10% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £413 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +2.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £483
% change year-on-year
- -6.73%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
754 822 975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.43% 82.28% 79.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 431 506
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £294 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 22
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.20 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.36% +1.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SIEM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Milton Keynes - 3 £413 -
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 7 (87.50%) Security Operations
1 7 (87.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Security
4 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
4 3 (37.50%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Windows NT
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) ArcSight
5 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (12.50%) Metasploit
6 1 (12.50%) Splunk

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) SOC Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SIEM Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SOC Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Security Operations
2 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Security
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (12.50%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
2 1 (12.50%) Qualys
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk