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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 358 455 473
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +18
Contract jobs citing SIEM 234 99 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 65 30
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£475 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
38588 36620 34046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.62% 76.48% 75.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25416 23196 20943
Average daily rate £420 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1044 1112 1039
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £12.83 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 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 7 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 +9 80 £475 +11.76% 24
South East +30 62 £500 +17.64% 28
South West +8 22 £425 +6.25% 13
North West -6 19 £409 -13.94% 13
East Midlands +9 16 £485 - 6
East of England +13 15 £438 +45.91% 7
West Midlands +14 12 £450 -10.00% 12
Yorkshire -21 6 £375 +6.38% 6
North East - 1 - - 1
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SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 127 (33.42%) Firewall
2 126 (33.16%) CISSP
3 103 (27.11%) ArcSight
4 98 (25.79%) Information Security
4 98 (25.79%) Windows
5 89 (23.42%) Linux
5 89 (23.42%) Security Cleared
6 76 (20.00%) Cisco
7 72 (18.95%) Finance
8 66 (17.37%) ITIL
9 64 (16.84%) SC Cleared
10 61 (16.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 59 (15.53%) Intrusion Detection
12 56 (14.74%) CISM
13 54 (14.21%) UNIX
14 53 (13.95%) McAfee
14 53 (13.95%) PKI
14 53 (13.95%) Network Security
15 52 (13.68%) Cyber Security
16 50 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
16 50 (13.16%) CheckPoint
17 46 (12.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 45 (11.84%) Sourcefire
18 45 (11.84%) Penetration Testing
19 44 (11.58%) PCI DSS
20 43 (11.32%) Management Information System
20 43 (11.32%) WAN
21 40 (10.53%) Microsoft
22 39 (10.26%) Security Management
23 38 (10.00%) Data Centre

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 (1.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.05%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.05%) OpenStack
3 3 (0.79%) Apache
3 3 (0.79%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.53%) CMS
4 2 (0.53%) JBoss
5 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.26%) Confluence
5 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.26%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.11%) MS Office
3 4 (1.05%) MS Project
3 4 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.26%) Summit
3 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.79%) Office 365
3 1 (0.26%) IaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (33.42%) Firewall
2 59 (15.53%) Intrusion Detection
3 53 (13.95%) Network Security
4 43 (11.32%) WAN
5 34 (8.95%) SSL
6 32 (8.42%) Cisco ASA
7 28 (7.37%) DNS
7 28 (7.37%) LAN
8 27 (7.11%) TCP/IP
9 18 (4.74%) VPN
10 15 (3.95%) Internet
11 14 (3.68%) LDAP
12 11 (2.89%) DHCP
12 11 (2.89%) SSH
13 8 (2.11%) SAN
13 8 (2.11%) HTTP
14 7 (1.84%) SMTP
14 7 (1.84%) IPsec
15 6 (1.58%) tcpdump
16 5 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.47%) MySQL
3 7 (1.84%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.58%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.58%) Big Data
5 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.53%) DB2
5 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.26%) Informix
6 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.26%) Ingres
6 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Ant
1 4 (1.05%) JUnit
1 4 (1.05%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.26%) JIRA
2 1 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 72 (18.95%) Finance
2 11 (2.89%) Financial Institution
3 9 (2.37%) Banking
4 7 (1.84%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.58%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.58%) Retail
6 5 (1.32%) Military
6 5 (1.32%) Advertising
7 3 (0.79%) Publishing
7 3 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (32.37%) Analyst
2 96 (25.26%) Security Analyst
3 54 (14.21%) Consultant
4 50 (13.16%) Security Engineer
5 40 (10.53%) Architect
6 32 (8.42%) Project Manager
7 30 (7.89%) Security Manager
8 29 (7.63%) Security Architect
9 28 (7.37%) Security Consultant
10 25 (6.58%) Security Specialist
11 15 (3.95%) IT Security Engineer
12 13 (3.42%) Security Project Manager
12 13 (3.42%) IT Security Analyst
12 13 (3.42%) Technical Analyst
13 12 (3.16%) ArcSight Engineer
14 11 (2.89%) Information Analyst
14 11 (2.89%) Information Security Analyst
15 10 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
15 10 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
16 9 (2.37%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.63%) Middleware
2 9 (2.37%) .NET
3 7 (1.84%) Regular Expression
4 5 (1.32%) REST
5 4 (1.05%) HTML
5 4 (1.05%) SailPoint
5 4 (1.05%) CSS
5 4 (1.05%) JSP
5 4 (1.05%) SOAP
5 4 (1.05%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.05%) XML
5 4 (1.05%) XSLT
6 3 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.95%) PKI
2 43 (11.32%) Management Information System
3 38 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 18 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.37%) CESG
6 6 (1.58%) Replication
6 6 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (1.58%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.32%) GIS
7 5 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.05%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.05%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.79%) SecurID
9 3 (0.79%) SCADA
10 2 (0.53%) Tandem
10 2 (0.53%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.53%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.53%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 98 (25.79%) Windows
2 89 (23.42%) Linux
3 54 (14.21%) UNIX
4 16 (4.21%) Solaris
5 8 (2.11%) AIX
6 6 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.79%) zOS
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.26%) Android
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (25.79%) Information Security
2 66 (17.37%) ITIL
3 52 (13.68%) Cyber Security
4 50 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
5 46 (12.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 45 (11.84%) Penetration Testing
7 39 (10.26%) Security Management
8 38 (10.00%) Security Architecture
9 35 (9.21%) Analytics
10 30 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
10 30 (7.89%) Incident Management
11 25 (6.58%) Project Management
12 22 (5.79%) Service Delivery
13 21 (5.53%) Use Case
13 21 (5.53%) Protective Monitoring
14 19 (5.00%) Service Management
15 18 (4.74%) Security Patching
16 17 (4.47%) Change Management
16 17 (4.47%) Risk Management
16 17 (4.47%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (7.89%) SQL
2 18 (4.74%) Python
3 15 (3.95%) Perl
4 8 (2.11%) Java
5 6 (1.58%) C
6 5 (1.32%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.05%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.05%) C#
8 3 (0.79%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.79%) Ruby
8 3 (0.79%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.53%) PHP
9 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.26%) R
Qualifications
1 126 (33.16%) CISSP
2 89 (23.42%) Security Cleared
3 64 (16.84%) SC Cleared
4 56 (14.74%) CISM
5 28 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (6.58%) Degree
7 23 (6.05%) CISMP
8 22 (5.79%) DV Cleared
9 21 (5.53%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (5.00%) CCNA
10 19 (5.00%) CISA
11 18 (4.74%) GIAC
11 18 (4.74%) CCNP
12 17 (4.47%) CEH
13 15 (3.95%) ACSA
13 15 (3.95%) CCENT
14 10 (2.63%) A+ Certification
15 8 (2.11%) PMP
15 8 (2.11%) PMI Certification
15 8 (2.11%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (16.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (11.58%) PCI DSS
3 25 (6.58%) QA
4 9 (2.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (2.11%) SLA
6 7 (1.84%) COBIT
7 4 (1.05%) COSO
8 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.26%) BS7799
9 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 29 (7.63%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.16%) Snort
4 10 (2.63%) XenApp
5 8 (2.11%) vSphere
6 5 (1.32%) Squid
7 3 (0.79%) RACF
7 3 (0.79%) ACF2
8 2 (0.53%) NFS
8 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.26%) Samba
9 1 (0.26%) Firmware
9 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.26%) iptables
9 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (4.21%) Nessus
2 14 (3.68%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (1.58%) Nmap
3 6 (1.58%) WSUS
4 5 (1.32%) SCCM
4 5 (1.32%) OpenView
4 5 (1.32%) AirWatch
5 4 (1.05%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 3 (0.79%) Nagios
6 3 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.79%) SCOM
6 3 (0.79%) Puppet
7 2 (0.53%) Hyperic
7 2 (0.53%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.53%) Opsview
7 2 (0.53%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.53%) CORE IMPACT
8 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.26%) MOM
Vendors
1 103 (27.11%) ArcSight
2 76 (20.00%) Cisco
3 53 (13.95%) McAfee
4 50 (13.16%) CheckPoint
5 45 (11.84%) Sourcefire
6 40 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 35 (9.21%) Splunk
8 31 (8.16%) Citrix
9 30 (7.89%) HP
9 30 (7.89%) LogRhythm
10 29 (7.63%) VMware
11 25 (6.58%) Juniper
12 23 (6.05%) Symantec
13 22 (5.79%) Cyber-Ark
14 20 (5.26%) Kaspersky
15 19 (5.00%) Websense
15 19 (5.00%) Clearswift
15 19 (5.00%) CA
16 18 (4.74%) IBM
17 17 (4.47%) Oracle
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