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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 14 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing SIEM 1 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.79% 0.97% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 1.27% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate
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- - £130
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SIEM
Northern Ireland

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
39 79 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 69.64% 76.70% 66.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 44 35
Average daily rate £285 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £257 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +6 1 - -
SIEM
Northern Ireland

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (100.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 1 (50.00%) GPEN
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) GCIH
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) OPNET
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SSCP
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) GCIH
1 1 (50.00%) CEH
1 1 (50.00%) GPEN
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco