The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 362 446 483
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +37
Contract jobs citing SIEM 251 126 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 72 34
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£475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £524 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £445 £444
% change year-on-year
+4.49% +0.28%
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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40103 37736 35030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.83% 76.45% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26527 23757 21722
Average daily rate £423 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1093 1022
Average hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.79 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in England

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in England

SIEM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SIEM across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SIEM Daily Rate Histogram in England

SIEM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SIEM across the England region.

SIEM Hourly Rate Trend in England

SIEM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
London +3 90 £475 +11.76% 22
South East +33 64 £500 +11.11% 38
South West - 20 £425 - 13
East Midlands +17 19 £480 - 10
East of England +14 15 £438 +45.91% 8
West Midlands +14 14 £463 +15.62% 11
Yorkshire -15 12 £375 +15.38% 6
North West -19 12 £500 +5.26% 17
North East - 1 - - 1
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SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 139 (32.86%) CISSP
2 138 (32.62%) Firewall
3 111 (26.24%) Information Security
4 109 (25.77%) Windows
5 107 (25.30%) ArcSight
6 94 (22.22%) Linux
7 92 (21.75%) Security Cleared
8 82 (19.39%) Cisco
9 74 (17.49%) Finance
10 71 (16.78%) Intrusion Detection
11 67 (15.84%) SC Cleared
12 65 (15.37%) ITIL
13 63 (14.89%) CISM
14 61 (14.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 60 (14.18%) Network Security
16 54 (12.77%) CheckPoint
16 54 (12.77%) Cyber Security
17 53 (12.53%) Kalman Filter
17 53 (12.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 53 (12.53%) UNIX
18 52 (12.29%) McAfee
18 52 (12.29%) Sourcefire
18 52 (12.29%) PKI
19 49 (11.58%) PCI DSS
19 49 (11.58%) Management Information System
20 45 (10.64%) Security Architecture
21 44 (10.40%) Penetration Testing
21 44 (10.40%) WAN
22 42 (9.93%) Vulnerability Management
23 40 (9.46%) Data Centre

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 6 (1.42%) SharePoint
1 6 (1.42%) OpenStack
2 4 (0.95%) WebSphere
2 4 (0.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.95%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.71%) Apache
3 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.47%) JBoss
4 2 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.47%) CMS
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.24%) Confluence
5 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.89%) MS Office
3 4 (0.95%) MS Project
3 4 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.24%) Summit
3 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.18%) SaaS
2 4 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.71%) Office 365
4 2 (0.47%) PaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.24%) IaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 138 (32.62%) Firewall
2 71 (16.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 60 (14.18%) Network Security
4 44 (10.40%) WAN
5 34 (8.04%) TCP/IP
5 34 (8.04%) Cisco ASA
6 32 (7.57%) SSL
7 30 (7.09%) LAN
8 26 (6.15%) DNS
9 18 (4.26%) VPN
10 17 (4.02%) Internet
11 14 (3.31%) LDAP
12 10 (2.36%) DHCP
12 10 (2.36%) SSH
13 8 (1.89%) IPsec
13 8 (1.89%) HTTP
14 7 (1.65%) SMTP
15 6 (1.42%) Wireless
16 5 (1.18%) SAN
16 5 (1.18%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.73%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.78%) MySQL
3 10 (2.36%) Big Data
4 6 (1.42%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.42%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.47%) DB2
5 2 (0.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.24%) Informix
6 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.24%) Ingres
6 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Ant
1 4 (0.95%) JUnit
1 4 (0.95%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.24%) JIRA
2 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
General
1 74 (17.49%) Finance
2 13 (3.07%) Banking
3 9 (2.13%) Financial Institution
4 8 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 8 (1.89%) Retail
5 6 (1.42%) Publishing
6 5 (1.18%) Military
6 5 (1.18%) Advertising
7 3 (0.71%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.47%) Legal
8 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Back Office
9 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (32.86%) Analyst
2 112 (26.48%) Security Analyst
3 57 (13.48%) Consultant
4 53 (12.53%) Security Engineer
5 49 (11.58%) Architect
6 38 (8.98%) Security Architect
7 34 (8.04%) Project Manager
8 32 (7.57%) Security Consultant
9 30 (7.09%) Security Manager
10 27 (6.38%) Security Specialist
11 14 (3.31%) IT Security Engineer
12 13 (3.07%) Security Project Manager
12 13 (3.07%) IT Security Analyst
13 12 (2.84%) ArcSight Engineer
13 12 (2.84%) Technical Analyst
14 11 (2.60%) Information Analyst
14 11 (2.60%) Information Security Analyst
14 11 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
15 10 (2.36%) Solutions Architect
15 10 (2.36%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.13%) .NET
1 9 (2.13%) Middleware
2 8 (1.89%) Regular Expression
3 5 (1.18%) REST
4 4 (0.95%) HTML
4 4 (0.95%) SailPoint
4 4 (0.95%) Hibernate
4 4 (0.95%) XML
4 4 (0.95%) XSLT
4 4 (0.95%) CSS
4 4 (0.95%) JSP
4 4 (0.95%) SOAP
5 3 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.29%) PKI
2 49 (11.58%) Management Information System
3 40 (9.46%) Data Centre
4 24 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (2.13%) CESG
8 6 (1.42%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.42%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.18%) Replication
9 5 (1.18%) GIS
10 4 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.95%) SCADA
11 3 (0.71%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.71%) SecurID
11 3 (0.71%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.47%) FMCG
12 2 (0.47%) BYOD
12 2 (0.47%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 109 (25.77%) Windows
2 94 (22.22%) Linux
3 53 (12.53%) UNIX
4 15 (3.55%) Solaris
5 8 (1.89%) AIX
6 4 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.71%) zOS
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.24%) Android
8 1 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (26.24%) Information Security
2 65 (15.37%) ITIL
3 54 (12.77%) Cyber Security
4 53 (12.53%) Kalman Filter
4 53 (12.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 45 (10.64%) Security Architecture
6 44 (10.40%) Penetration Testing
7 42 (9.93%) Vulnerability Management
8 40 (9.46%) Security Management
9 37 (8.75%) Analytics
10 36 (8.51%) Incident Management
11 28 (6.62%) Project Management
12 23 (5.44%) Service Delivery
13 21 (4.96%) TOGAF
13 21 (4.96%) Use Case
13 21 (4.96%) Protective Monitoring
14 19 (4.49%) Change Management
14 19 (4.49%) Service Management
15 18 (4.26%) PRINCE2
15 18 (4.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (7.33%) SQL
2 16 (3.78%) Python
3 14 (3.31%) Perl
4 8 (1.89%) Java
5 7 (1.65%) C
6 4 (0.95%) C#
6 4 (0.95%) VB.NET
6 4 (0.95%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.71%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.71%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.47%) Ruby
8 2 (0.47%) PHP
8 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.24%) VBScript
9 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 139 (32.86%) CISSP
2 92 (21.75%) Security Cleared
3 67 (15.84%) SC Cleared
4 63 (14.89%) CISM
5 35 (8.27%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (6.86%) Degree
7 24 (5.67%) CCNA
8 23 (5.44%) CISMP
9 22 (5.20%) CISA
10 20 (4.73%) DV Cleared
10 20 (4.73%) CEH
10 20 (4.73%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (4.26%) CCNP
12 17 (4.02%) ACSA
12 17 (4.02%) GIAC
13 15 (3.55%) CCENT
14 13 (3.07%) CCSA
15 12 (2.84%) GCIA
16 11 (2.60%) PMP
16 11 (2.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (14.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 49 (11.58%) PCI DSS
3 23 (5.44%) QA
4 14 (3.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (1.89%) SLA
6 7 (1.65%) COBIT
7 4 (0.95%) COSO
8 1 (0.24%) GPG13
8 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.24%) BS7799
8 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 30 (7.09%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.31%) Snort
4 10 (2.36%) XenApp
5 8 (1.89%) vSphere
6 5 (1.18%) Squid
7 3 (0.71%) RACF
7 3 (0.71%) ACF2
8 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.24%) NFS
9 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (3.78%) Nessus
2 15 (3.55%) McAfee ePO
3 9 (2.13%) Nmap
4 6 (1.42%) WSUS
5 5 (1.18%) OpenView
5 5 (1.18%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.95%) SCCM
6 4 (0.95%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 3 (0.71%) ArcSight ESM
7 3 (0.71%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.47%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.47%) Nagios
8 2 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.47%) Puppet
8 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 2 (0.47%) SCOM
9 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.24%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.24%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 107 (25.30%) ArcSight
2 82 (19.39%) Cisco
3 54 (12.77%) CheckPoint
4 52 (12.29%) McAfee
4 52 (12.29%) Sourcefire
5 38 (8.98%) Microsoft
5 38 (8.98%) Splunk
6 32 (7.57%) Citrix
7 29 (6.86%) Juniper
7 29 (6.86%) VMware
8 28 (6.62%) LogRhythm
9 27 (6.38%) Symantec
9 27 (6.38%) HP
10 25 (5.91%) Cyber-Ark
11 21 (4.96%) Oracle
12 20 (4.73%) IBM
13 19 (4.49%) CA
13 19 (4.49%) Clearswift
13 19 (4.49%) Kaspersky
14 17 (4.02%) Websense
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