The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 94 113 84
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -29
Contract jobs citing SIEM 25 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.17% 0.34% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 0.45% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 3
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£463 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £425 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £486 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £464 £443 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SIEM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1731 1569 1268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.34% 75.72% 73.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1125 893 718
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 74 91
Average hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SIEM
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SIEM across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SIEM Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SIEM
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SIEM Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SIEM
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 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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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
Aldershot - 13 £475 - 5
Winchester - 5 £450 -
Hook - 2 £500 -
Basingstoke - 1 - - 2
Farnborough - 1 £600 - 1
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 27 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (55.56%) ArcSight
2 25 (55.56%) McAfee
3 22 (48.89%) CISSP
4 21 (46.67%) SC Cleared
5 18 (40.00%) Security Management
6 16 (35.56%) Sourcefire
6 16 (35.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 15 (33.33%) ACSA
7 15 (33.33%) Linux
8 14 (31.11%) Firewall
8 14 (31.11%) McAfee ePO
9 12 (26.67%) Windows
10 10 (22.22%) Information Security
11 9 (20.00%) Cisco
12 8 (17.78%) Analytics
13 7 (15.56%) PKI
13 7 (15.56%) Incident Management
13 7 (15.56%) Kalman Filter
13 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
13 7 (15.56%) Finance
14 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
15 5 (11.11%) Python
15 5 (11.11%) UNIX
15 5 (11.11%) Solaris
15 5 (11.11%) Perl
15 5 (11.11%) HTTP
15 5 (11.11%) SSL
15 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
15 5 (11.11%) Cyber Security

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Project
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 14 (31.11%) Firewall
3 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.11%) SSL
4 5 (11.11%) HTTP
5 4 (8.89%) Internet
6 3 (6.67%) VPN
6 3 (6.67%) SSH
7 2 (4.44%) Wireless
7 2 (4.44%) IPsec
7 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
7 2 (4.44%) Network Security
7 2 (4.44%) tcpdump
7 2 (4.44%) DNS
7 2 (4.44%) LDAP
7 2 (4.44%) LAN
7 2 (4.44%) WAN
7 2 (4.44%) SMTP
7 2 (4.44%) FTP
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) ArcSight Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Security Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Security Specialist
5 5 (11.11%) Incident Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Network Security Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Splunk Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Architect
8 1 (2.22%) ArcSight Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Middleware
2 2 (4.44%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) PKI
2 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.44%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) UNIX
3 5 (11.11%) Solaris
4 3 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Security Management
2 10 (22.22%) Information Security
3 8 (17.78%) Analytics
4 7 (15.56%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (15.56%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.11%) Cyber Security
6 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Use Case
7 3 (6.67%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (6.67%) Security Architecture
7 3 (6.67%) Network Architecture
7 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.67%) Document Management
7 3 (6.67%) ITIL
7 3 (6.67%) PRINCE
7 3 (6.67%) Change Management
7 3 (6.67%) Information Security Management
7 3 (6.67%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) Perl
1 5 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.44%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (48.89%) CISSP
3 21 (46.67%) SC Cleared
4 15 (33.33%) ACSA
5 4 (8.89%) GCIA
6 3 (6.67%) GCIH
6 3 (6.67%) Degree
6 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.44%) GIAC
8 1 (2.22%) PMP
8 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.67%) COSO
2 3 (6.67%) COBIT
3 1 (2.22%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Snort
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.22%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) McAfee
1 25 (55.56%) ArcSight
2 16 (35.56%) Sourcefire
3 9 (20.00%) Cisco
4 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.44%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.44%) Splunk