The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 171 191 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs citing SIEM 18 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £438 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £380 £310
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
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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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4022 4712 4495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.34% 77.67% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3121 3399 3467
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 50 47
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -81.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SIEM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SIEM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SIEM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) Firewall
3 13 (28.26%) Windows
3 13 (28.26%) CISSP
4 12 (26.09%) Splunk
5 10 (21.74%) CISM
6 9 (19.57%) Financial Institution
6 9 (19.57%) Migration
6 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
6 9 (19.57%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (19.57%) LogRhythm
7 8 (17.39%) Network Security
7 8 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (15.22%) MobileIron
8 7 (15.22%) Linux
9 6 (13.04%) Games
9 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
9 6 (13.04%) Data Governance
9 6 (13.04%) Qualys
9 6 (13.04%) CISMP
9 6 (13.04%) Retail
9 6 (13.04%) Blue Coat
9 6 (13.04%) Nessus
9 6 (13.04%) Varonis
10 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (10.87%) Degree
10 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
10 5 (10.87%) Information Security
11 4 (8.70%) Change Management
11 4 (8.70%) HP

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) Firewall
2 8 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (17.39%) Network Security
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.52%) LDAP
4 2 (4.35%) Wireless
4 2 (4.35%) Wireless Security
5 1 (2.17%) VLAN
5 1 (2.17%) SMTP
5 1 (2.17%) FTP
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) MySQL
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Ant
1 2 (4.35%) JUnit
1 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Financial Institution
3 6 (13.04%) Games
3 6 (13.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Analyst
2 20 (43.48%) Security Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Security Specialist
4 4 (8.70%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) IT Risk Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Security Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Risk Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Security Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Security Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Security Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) IT Security Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Cyber Security Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Monitoring Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) HTML
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
1 2 (4.35%) CSS
1 2 (4.35%) JSP
1 2 (4.35%) SOAP
1 2 (4.35%) XML
1 2 (4.35%) XSLT
1 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) Physics
4 2 (4.35%) Open Source
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) UNIX
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Migration
1 9 (19.57%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (13.04%) Data Governance
3 5 (10.87%) Information Security
4 4 (8.70%) ITIL
4 4 (8.70%) Change Management
4 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
4 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.70%) Cyber Security
4 4 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.70%) Investment Management
5 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.52%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (6.52%) Use Case
6 2 (4.35%) Security Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.35%) UML
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) C#
1 2 (4.35%) Java
1 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) CISSP
2 10 (21.74%) CISM
3 6 (13.04%) CISMP
4 5 (10.87%) Degree
5 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.52%) CCNP
6 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.17%) CISA
7 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) GIAC
7 1 (2.17%) GCIA
7 1 (2.17%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Nessus
2 4 (8.70%) DatAdvantage
3 3 (6.52%) OpenView
4 1 (2.17%) ZENworks
4 1 (2.17%) SCCM
4 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.17%) Puppet
4 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Splunk
2 9 (19.57%) LogRhythm
3 7 (15.22%) MobileIron
4 6 (13.04%) Varonis
4 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
4 6 (13.04%) Blue Coat
4 6 (13.04%) Qualys
5 4 (8.70%) HP
5 4 (8.70%) ArcSight
6 3 (6.52%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (6.52%) Citrix
6 3 (6.52%) Juniper
6 3 (6.52%) BMC
6 3 (6.52%) Remedy
6 3 (6.52%) McAfee
6 3 (6.52%) F5
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle
7 2 (4.35%) VMware
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