The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 20 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing SIEM 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 0.97% 9.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 13.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Average daily rate
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- £290 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 County Antrim region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 74 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 75.73% 67.27% 59.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 35 31
Average daily rate £340 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) OPNET
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) LogLogic