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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 151 165 199
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +34
Contract jobs citing SIEM 24 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.45% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.54% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 10
Median daily rate £475 £450 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -12.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £294 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £438 £489
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -10.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.60 - -
SIEM
London

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
3012 3900 4644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.58% 84.23% 80.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2403 3110 3488
Median daily rate £475 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 36 52
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 September 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 21 (60.00%) Firewall
1 21 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 18 (51.43%) CISSP
2 18 (51.43%) Information Security
3 14 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (34.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (34.29%) CISM
4 12 (34.29%) Security Operations Centre
5 11 (31.43%) Splunk
5 11 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (28.57%) Security Management
7 9 (25.71%) Finance
7 9 (25.71%) Network Security
7 9 (25.71%) ISMS
7 9 (25.71%) Information Security Management
7 9 (25.71%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (22.86%) ITIL
9 7 (20.00%) Cisco
9 7 (20.00%) Fortinet
9 7 (20.00%) Degree
9 7 (20.00%) COBIT
9 7 (20.00%) ArcSight
10 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
10 6 (17.14%) SCCM
10 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
10 6 (17.14%) Unix
10 6 (17.14%) Windows
11 5 (14.29%) Linux

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) Firewall
2 9 (25.71%) Network Security
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (5.71%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) 802.11
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.86%) LAN
5 1 (2.86%) LDAP
5 1 (2.86%) MPLS
5 1 (2.86%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) SMTP
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
3 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Analyst
1 16 (45.71%) Security Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) SIEM Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 4 (11.43%) ArcSight Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) IT Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Monitoring Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Security Monitoring Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Splunk Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Security Officer
6 3 (8.57%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.86%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (34.29%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) PKI
5 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Unix
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 18 (51.43%) Information Security
3 11 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (28.57%) Security Management
5 9 (25.71%) Information Security Management
5 9 (25.71%) ISMS
5 9 (25.71%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (22.86%) ITIL
7 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
8 5 (14.29%) Data Privacy
8 5 (14.29%) IT Audit
8 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (11.43%) Change Control
9 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Information Assurance
9 4 (11.43%) Malware Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Protective Monitoring
10 3 (8.57%) Patch Management
11 2 (5.71%) Open Source
11 2 (5.71%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Python
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) C
2 3 (8.57%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) Perl
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) CISSP
2 12 (34.29%) CISM
3 7 (20.00%) Degree
4 5 (14.29%) CISA
4 5 (14.29%) GSEC
5 4 (11.43%) IISP
5 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) APMP
7 1 (2.86%) CCNA
7 1 (2.86%) CCNP
7 1 (2.86%) CEH
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.86%) GCIA
7 1 (2.86%) GCIH
7 1 (2.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (20.00%) COBIT
3 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
4 4 (11.43%) GPG13
4 4 (11.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (11.43%) SLA
5 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Snort
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) NFS
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) Nessus
2 3 (8.57%) QRadar
3 1 (2.86%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Splunk
2 7 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco
2 7 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.43%) BMC
4 4 (11.43%) Remedy
5 3 (8.57%) NetIQ
5 3 (8.57%) VMware
6 2 (5.71%) AppSense
6 2 (5.71%) Brocade
6 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.71%) LogRhythm
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle
6 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.71%) Qualys
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.86%) WorldPay
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