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 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 100 108 104
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing SIEM 24 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.09% 0.39% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.52% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £520 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% -
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
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
1747 1524 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.52% 73.94% 74.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 907 810
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 75 81
Average hourly rate £25.55 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.88% +62.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £40.00
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 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 28 August 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 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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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 - 8 £475 - 2
Winchester - 8 £450 -
Portsmouth +4 6 £375 -29.24%
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 24 (48.98%) CISSP
3 23 (46.94%) McAfee
3 23 (46.94%) ArcSight
4 22 (44.90%) SC Cleared
4 22 (44.90%) Intrusion Detection
5 18 (36.73%) Security Management
6 16 (32.65%) Sourcefire
7 15 (30.61%) ACSA
7 15 (30.61%) Firewall
8 14 (28.57%) Windows
8 14 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
9 13 (26.53%) Linux
10 12 (24.49%) Information Security
11 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
12 8 (16.33%) PKI
12 8 (16.33%) Incident Management
13 7 (14.29%) AIX
14 6 (12.24%) Cisco
14 6 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
14 6 (12.24%) Analytics
15 5 (10.20%) Database Security
15 5 (10.20%) Cyber Security
15 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
15 5 (10.20%) Security Architecture
15 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
15 5 (10.20%) GCIA
15 5 (10.20%) Finance
15 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
15 5 (10.20%) Internet

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (6.12%) MS Project
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (30.61%) Firewall
3 5 (10.20%) SSL
3 5 (10.20%) Internet
3 5 (10.20%) HTTP
4 3 (6.12%) VPN
4 3 (6.12%) Wireless
4 3 (6.12%) SSH
5 2 (4.08%) Wireshark
5 2 (4.08%) tcpdump
5 2 (4.08%) IPsec
5 2 (4.08%) DNS
5 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.08%) LDAP
5 2 (4.08%) LAN
5 2 (4.08%) WAN
5 2 (4.08%) SMTP
5 2 (4.08%) FTP
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Security Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) ArcSight Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Security Specialist
4 6 (12.24%) Security Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (10.20%) Incident Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Network Security Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Network Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Operations Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Information Security Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Forensic Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Information Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Consultant
9 1 (2.04%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
2 8 (16.33%) PKI
3 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Linux
3 7 (14.29%) AIX
4 5 (10.20%) Solaris
4 5 (10.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Security Management
2 12 (24.49%) Information Security
3 8 (16.33%) Incident Management
4 6 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (12.24%) Analytics
5 5 (10.20%) Database Security
5 5 (10.20%) Cyber Security
5 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.20%) Security Architecture
6 4 (8.16%) Network Architecture
6 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.12%) Line Management
7 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (6.12%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 3 (6.12%) Patch Management
7 3 (6.12%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (6.12%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Perl
1 5 (10.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 24 (48.98%) CISSP
3 22 (44.90%) SC Cleared
4 15 (30.61%) ACSA
5 5 (10.20%) GCIA
6 4 (8.16%) GCIH
7 3 (6.12%) CEH
7 3 (6.12%) Degree
7 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.04%) PMP
8 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) COBIT
1 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
1 3 (6.12%) COSO
2 1 (2.04%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.04%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) McAfee
1 23 (46.94%) ArcSight
2 16 (32.65%) Sourcefire
3 6 (12.24%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.12%) VMware
6 1 (2.04%) IBM