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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 104 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing SIEM 17 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.77% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
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£525 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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
1630 1229 1133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 74.19% 72.64% 72.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 690 581
Average daily rate £360 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 46 94
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Basingstoke - 4 £575 -
Southampton - 3 £450 - 4
Havant - 2 £550 -
Portsmouth - - - -
Romsey - - - -
Aldershot - - - - 1
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (50.00%) ITIL
1 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 16 (50.00%) Analytics
2 15 (46.88%) SC Cleared
3 14 (43.75%) PCI DSS
3 14 (43.75%) Cyber Security
4 13 (40.63%) Windows
5 11 (34.38%) Finance
5 11 (34.38%) Linux
6 10 (31.25%) SQL
6 10 (31.25%) Firewall
7 9 (28.13%) Degree
8 8 (25.00%) GIAC
8 8 (25.00%) Internet
8 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (21.88%) CISSP
9 7 (21.88%) UNIX
9 7 (21.88%) GCIA
9 7 (21.88%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
10 6 (18.75%) Security Architecture
10 6 (18.75%) ArcSight
10 6 (18.75%) Python
11 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
11 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
11 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
12 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
12 4 (12.50%) Sourcefire
12 4 (12.50%) Snort
12 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) Internet
2 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (21.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (12.50%) DNS
5 3 (9.38%) FTP
5 3 (9.38%) SAN
5 3 (9.38%) BGP
5 3 (9.38%) Multicast
5 3 (9.38%) NAS
6 2 (6.25%) tcpdump
6 2 (6.25%) Network Security
6 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
6 2 (6.25%) ATM
6 2 (6.25%) LAN
6 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 2 (6.25%) SMTP
6 2 (6.25%) HTTP
6 2 (6.25%) LDAP
7 1 (3.13%) SSL
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Multimedia
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
1 12 (37.50%) Security Specialist
1 12 (37.50%) Cyber Security Specialist
2 7 (21.88%) Security Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Information Security Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Security Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Information Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.50%) PKI
3 4 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.13%) CESG
5 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) UNIX
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
5 2 (6.25%) CentOS
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) ITIL
1 16 (50.00%) Analytics
2 14 (43.75%) Cyber Security
3 6 (18.75%) Security Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Information Security
5 3 (9.38%) SOA
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
5 3 (9.38%) ITSM
5 3 (9.38%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (9.38%) Data Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) ISMS
6 2 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
6 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Change Control
6 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) Python
3 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (46.88%) SC Cleared
3 9 (28.13%) Degree
4 8 (25.00%) GIAC
5 7 (21.88%) CISSP
5 7 (21.88%) GCIA
6 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.13%) MCSE
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.13%) CCNA
7 1 (3.13%) GCIH
7 1 (3.13%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) ArcSight
2 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.50%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft