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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 337 461 464
Rank change year-on-year
+124 +3
Contract jobs citing SIEM 272 133 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.36% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 98 78
Average daily rate £500 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £483 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.55% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
SIEM
UK

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
38418 36663 34938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.41% 77.86% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25454 23704 21566
Average daily rate £430 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 997 1101
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South East +77 83 £513 +6.21% 18
London +23 82 £500 - 42
South West +24 37 £425 -19.04% 5
North West 0 24 £410 -15.46% 4
Yorkshire -7 17 £425 -5.29% 7
West Midlands - 15 £475 - 4
East of England -2 10 £450 +9.75% 1
Midlands - 3 £650 -
SIEM
UK

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 188 (37.75%) CISSP
2 175 (35.14%) Information Security
3 153 (30.72%) Firewall
4 132 (26.51%) Windows
5 126 (25.30%) Security Operations
6 121 (24.30%) Security Cleared
7 107 (21.49%) Cybersecurity
8 105 (21.08%) SC Cleared
9 101 (20.28%) Linux
10 100 (20.08%) ArcSight
11 96 (19.28%) Intrusion Detection
12 84 (16.87%) Unix
13 73 (14.66%) Finance
14 72 (14.46%) Management Information System
14 72 (14.46%) PCI DSS
15 70 (14.06%) Network Security
16 64 (12.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 64 (12.85%) CISM
16 64 (12.85%) TCP/IP
17 62 (12.45%) Cisco
18 59 (11.85%) Vulnerability Management
18 59 (11.85%) Security Operations Centre
19 57 (11.45%) QRadar
20 56 (11.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
21 54 (10.84%) Incident Management
21 54 (10.84%) Splunk
22 53 (10.64%) Degree
23 51 (10.24%) Security Architecture
24 47 (9.44%) Intel Security
25 46 (9.24%) PKI

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (2.81%) WebSphere
2 12 (2.41%) Apache
3 11 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (1.20%) IIS
5 6 (1.20%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.60%) JBoss
6 3 (0.60%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.21%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.00%) MS Project
5 4 (0.80%) MS Office
6 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.82%) SaaS
2 12 (2.41%) IaaS
2 12 (2.41%) PaaS
3 8 (1.61%) Office 365
4 3 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 153 (30.72%) Firewall
2 96 (19.28%) Intrusion Detection
3 70 (14.06%) Network Security
4 64 (12.85%) TCP/IP
5 38 (7.63%) Internet
6 31 (6.22%) WAN
7 30 (6.02%) VPN
8 24 (4.82%) DNS
8 24 (4.82%) LAN
9 18 (3.61%) SSL
10 16 (3.21%) LDAP
11 15 (3.01%) HTTP
12 14 (2.81%) SMTP
12 14 (2.81%) Wireshark
13 12 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (2.01%) DHCP
14 10 (2.01%) FTP
14 10 (2.01%) MPLS
15 9 (1.81%) tcpdump
16 8 (1.61%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.01%) DB2
2 10 (2.01%) Big Data
2 10 (2.01%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.00%) MySQL
5 3 (0.60%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.40%) Informix
6 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.40%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.40%) Redis
6 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.40%) Hudson
1 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.40%) JIRA
1 2 (0.40%) Metasploit
1 2 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 73 (14.66%) Finance
2 31 (6.22%) Banking
3 16 (3.21%) Financial Institution
4 12 (2.41%) Retail
5 11 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.81%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.80%) Law
8 3 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.60%) Legal
8 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.60%) Military
8 3 (0.60%) Publishing
9 2 (0.40%) Automotive
9 2 (0.40%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 154 (30.92%) Analyst
2 109 (21.89%) Security Analyst
3 90 (18.07%) Architect
4 81 (16.27%) Security Architect
5 72 (14.46%) Consultant
6 71 (14.26%) Security Engineer
7 60 (12.05%) Security Consultant
8 49 (9.84%) SOC Analyst
9 31 (6.22%) Security Manager
9 31 (6.22%) Security Specialist
10 29 (5.82%) SIEM Analyst
10 29 (5.82%) SIEM Engineer
11 25 (5.02%) Network Engineer
12 22 (4.42%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 22 (4.42%) Incident Analyst
13 21 (4.22%) IT Analyst
13 21 (4.22%) SIEM Consultant
14 20 (4.02%) Network Security Engineer
15 19 (3.82%) IT Security Analyst
16 17 (3.41%) ArcSight Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.01%) Middleware
2 5 (1.00%) Regular Expression
3 4 (0.80%) Web Services
4 3 (0.60%) D3.js
5 2 (0.40%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (0.40%) SailPoint
5 2 (0.40%) XML
6 1 (0.20%) .NET
6 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.20%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.20%) Java EE
6 1 (0.20%) SAML
6 1 (0.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.46%) Management Information System
2 59 (11.85%) Security Operations Centre
3 46 (9.24%) PKI
4 38 (7.63%) Data Centre
5 37 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (4.62%) Cryptography
7 20 (4.02%) Cyberthreat
8 17 (3.41%) CESG
9 14 (2.81%) CESG CLAS
10 12 (2.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 11 (2.21%) Private Cloud
12 8 (1.61%) Computer Science
13 7 (1.41%) Internet of Things
14 6 (1.20%) DataPower
15 5 (1.00%) Client/Server
15 5 (1.00%) Clustering
15 5 (1.00%) Driving Licence
16 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
17 3 (0.60%) Mobile App
17 3 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 132 (26.51%) Windows
2 101 (20.28%) Linux
3 84 (16.87%) Unix
4 28 (5.62%) AIX
5 17 (3.41%) Solaris
5 17 (3.41%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.20%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.60%) Windows NT
8 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.40%) Android
9 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.40%) VMS
9 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.20%) Debian
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (35.14%) Information Security
2 126 (25.30%) Security Operations
3 107 (21.49%) Cybersecurity
4 59 (11.85%) Vulnerability Management
5 56 (11.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 54 (10.84%) Incident Management
7 51 (10.24%) Security Architecture
8 39 (7.83%) Analytics
8 39 (7.83%) Penetration Testing
9 38 (7.63%) TOGAF
10 37 (7.43%) ITIL
11 31 (6.22%) Mentoring
11 31 (6.22%) Security Management
12 30 (6.02%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 28 (5.62%) Use Case
14 27 (5.42%) Kalman Filter
14 27 (5.42%) Risk Assessment
15 26 (5.22%) Root Cause Analysis
16 25 (5.02%) Network Architecture
16 25 (5.02%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (4.82%) SQL
2 9 (1.81%) Python
3 8 (1.61%) Perl
4 6 (1.20%) VB
5 5 (1.00%) C
6 3 (0.60%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.60%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.60%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.40%) Java
8 1 (0.20%) C#
8 1 (0.20%) PHP
8 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.20%) Ruby
8 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 188 (37.75%) CISSP
2 121 (24.30%) Security Cleared
3 105 (21.08%) SC Cleared
4 64 (12.85%) CISM
5 53 (10.64%) Degree
6 42 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (6.43%) GCIH
8 31 (6.22%) CCNA
8 31 (6.22%) SANS
9 30 (6.02%) GCIA
10 28 (5.62%) CEH
10 28 (5.62%) GIAC
11 23 (4.62%) DV Cleared
12 20 (4.02%) CISA
13 16 (3.21%) CLAS
14 15 (3.01%) CCNP
14 15 (3.01%) CESG Certified Professional
14 15 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (2.81%) MCP
15 14 (2.81%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (14.46%) PCI DSS
2 64 (12.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (5.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (2.01%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (1.61%) COBIT
6 7 (1.41%) ISO 9001
7 6 (1.20%) ISO27002
8 5 (1.00%) COSO
8 5 (1.00%) ISO22301
8 5 (1.00%) SAS 70
9 4 (0.80%) QA
9 4 (0.80%) SLA
10 3 (0.60%) BS25999
10 3 (0.60%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.60%) ISO27005
10 3 (0.60%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.20%) FIPS 140-2
11 1 (0.20%) GPG13
System Software
1 17 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.01%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.01%) Snort
4 6 (1.20%) Firmware
5 5 (1.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.80%) XenApp
7 3 (0.60%) Squid
7 3 (0.60%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.40%) NDS
8 2 (0.40%) Novell eDirectory
8 2 (0.40%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.40%) vCloud
8 2 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 57 (11.45%) QRadar
2 23 (4.62%) RSA Security Analytics
3 18 (3.61%) Nessus
4 13 (2.61%) ArcSight ESM
5 12 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
5 12 (2.41%) RSA enVision
6 7 (1.41%) Puppet
7 6 (1.20%) AirWatch
8 5 (1.00%) Nmap
9 4 (0.80%) Nagios
9 4 (0.80%) Opsview
9 4 (0.80%) Proventia
9 4 (0.80%) SCOM
10 3 (0.60%) Endace
10 3 (0.60%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.60%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.40%) Cacti
11 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.40%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.40%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 100 (20.08%) ArcSight
2 62 (12.45%) Cisco
3 54 (10.84%) Splunk
4 47 (9.44%) Intel Security
5 44 (8.84%) Microsoft
6 42 (8.43%) CheckPoint
7 37 (7.43%) LogRhythm
8 36 (7.23%) Oracle
9 33 (6.63%) Qualys
10 32 (6.43%) Symantec
11 27 (5.42%) IBM
11 27 (5.42%) Sourcefire
12 26 (5.22%) F5
13 24 (4.82%) Citrix
13 24 (4.82%) HP
14 21 (4.22%) Juniper
15 18 (3.61%) VMware
16 17 (3.41%) NetWitness
16 17 (3.41%) Tripwire
17 15 (3.01%) Cyber-Ark
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