The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 323 350 326
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Contract jobs citing SIEM 83 61 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.36% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 58
Average daily rate £500 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £350 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £483 £438
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
SIEM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17753 16891 17430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.55% 80.49% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12666 12119 11940
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 195 241
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -21.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in London

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in London

SIEM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SIEM across the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SIEM Daily Rate Histogram in London

SIEM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the London region over the 3 months to 14 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
City of London +23 1 £400 -20.00% 12
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 76 (41.76%) Information Security
2 73 (40.11%) CISSP
3 63 (34.62%) Firewall
4 52 (28.57%) Windows
4 52 (28.57%) ArcSight
5 50 (27.47%) Cybersecurity
6 49 (26.92%) Unix
7 44 (24.18%) Security Operations
8 43 (23.63%) Security Cleared
9 39 (21.43%) Linux
9 39 (21.43%) Finance
9 39 (21.43%) CISM
10 37 (20.33%) Intrusion Detection
11 34 (18.68%) Management Information System
12 31 (17.03%) SC Cleared
13 30 (16.48%) PCI DSS
14 29 (15.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 28 (15.38%) Network Security
15 28 (15.38%) Splunk
16 27 (14.84%) Vulnerability Management
16 27 (14.84%) Incident Management
17 26 (14.29%) Intel Security
18 25 (13.74%) TCP/IP
19 24 (13.19%) Security Architecture
20 22 (12.09%) Use Case
21 21 (11.54%) GIAC
21 21 (11.54%) Microsoft
22 20 (10.99%) Qualys
22 20 (10.99%) SABSA
22 20 (10.99%) Analytical Skills

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 10 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.20%) MS Office
3 3 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.85%) Office 365
2 5 (2.75%) IaaS
2 5 (2.75%) PaaS
2 5 (2.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 63 (34.62%) Firewall
2 37 (20.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 28 (15.38%) Network Security
4 25 (13.74%) TCP/IP
5 8 (4.40%) Internet
5 8 (4.40%) LDAP
5 8 (4.40%) WAN
6 7 (3.85%) VPN
7 6 (3.30%) LAN
8 4 (2.20%) Wireshark
9 3 (1.65%) DNS
10 2 (1.10%) SAN
10 2 (1.10%) SSL
11 1 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.55%) DHCP
11 1 (0.55%) DMZ
11 1 (0.55%) Intranet
11 1 (0.55%) IPsec
11 1 (0.55%) VoIP
11 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 7 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.30%) Big Data
3 2 (1.10%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Metasploit
General
1 39 (21.43%) Finance
2 12 (6.59%) Retail
3 11 (6.04%) Banking
4 7 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.65%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.65%) Publishing
6 1 (0.55%) Advertising
6 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Law
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (32.42%) Analyst
2 52 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 38 (20.88%) Architect
4 36 (19.78%) Security Architect
5 33 (18.13%) Security Engineer
6 23 (12.64%) Consultant
7 22 (12.09%) SOC Analyst
8 18 (9.89%) SIEM Engineer
9 16 (8.79%) Security Consultant
10 15 (8.24%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 12 (6.59%) ArcSight Analyst
11 12 (6.59%) Security Manager
11 12 (6.59%) SIEM Analyst
11 12 (6.59%) SIEM Consultant
12 11 (6.04%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 9 (4.95%) Cybersecurity Consultant
14 8 (4.40%) IT Engineer
14 8 (4.40%) IT Security Engineer
15 7 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
15 7 (3.85%) Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.65%) D3.js
1 3 (1.65%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.10%) XML
3 1 (0.55%) SAML
3 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.68%) Management Information System
2 20 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.89%) PKI
4 16 (8.79%) Cryptography
4 16 (8.79%) Security Operations Centre
5 11 (6.04%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (2.75%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.20%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.65%) Clustering
8 3 (1.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.65%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.65%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.10%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.10%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.10%) Statistics
10 1 (0.55%) BYOD
10 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.55%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (28.57%) Windows
2 49 (26.92%) Unix
3 39 (21.43%) Linux
4 6 (3.30%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.20%) Solaris
5 4 (2.20%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.10%) VMS
6 2 (1.10%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (41.76%) Information Security
2 50 (27.47%) Cybersecurity
3 44 (24.18%) Security Operations
4 27 (14.84%) Incident Management
4 27 (14.84%) Vulnerability Management
5 24 (13.19%) Security Architecture
6 22 (12.09%) Use Case
7 20 (10.99%) SABSA
8 18 (9.89%) Analytics
8 18 (9.89%) Risk Assessment
8 18 (9.89%) Security Management
9 16 (8.79%) Zachman Framework
10 15 (8.24%) Identity Access Management
10 15 (8.24%) Threat Modelling
11 14 (7.69%) Risk Management
11 14 (7.69%) TOGAF
12 13 (7.14%) Identity Management
13 12 (6.59%) Open Source
13 12 (6.59%) Security Testing
14 11 (6.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.49%) SQL
2 4 (2.20%) Python
3 3 (1.65%) C
3 3 (1.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.55%) Perl
4 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 73 (40.11%) CISSP
2 43 (23.63%) Security Cleared
3 39 (21.43%) CISM
4 31 (17.03%) SC Cleared
5 21 (11.54%) GIAC
6 16 (8.79%) CEH
6 16 (8.79%) CISA
6 16 (8.79%) SANS
7 15 (8.24%) Degree
8 14 (7.69%) GCIA
9 13 (7.14%) GCIH
10 11 (6.04%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (4.40%) CCNA
12 7 (3.85%) CCSA
12 7 (3.85%) JNCIA
13 4 (2.20%) CREST Certified
13 4 (2.20%) DV Cleared
14 3 (1.65%) CISMP
14 3 (1.65%) GSEC
14 3 (1.65%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (16.48%) PCI DSS
2 29 (15.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (6.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.10%) COBIT
5 2 (1.10%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.55%) FIPS 140-2
6 1 (0.55%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.30%) Firmware
2 5 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.75%) Snort
2 5 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.20%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.65%) Squid
5 2 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.10%) NDS
5 2 (1.10%) Novell eDirectory
5 2 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (10.44%) QRadar
2 11 (6.04%) RSA enVision
3 9 (4.95%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (4.40%) RSA Security Analytics
5 6 (3.30%) AirWatch
5 6 (3.30%) Nessus
6 4 (2.20%) Nmap
7 2 (1.10%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (1.10%) Nagios
7 2 (1.10%) Opsview
7 2 (1.10%) SCOM
7 2 (1.10%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.10%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.55%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 52 (28.57%) ArcSight
2 28 (15.38%) Splunk
3 26 (14.29%) Intel Security
4 21 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 20 (10.99%) Qualys
6 16 (8.79%) Symantec
7 13 (7.14%) Citrix
8 11 (6.04%) Juniper
8 11 (6.04%) LogRhythm
9 10 (5.49%) CheckPoint
9 10 (5.49%) Cisco
9 10 (5.49%) Fortinet
9 10 (5.49%) NetWitness
10 9 (4.95%) F5
10 9 (4.95%) Sourcefire
11 7 (3.85%) Cyber-Ark
11 7 (3.85%) Remedy
12 6 (3.30%) HP
13 5 (2.75%) CA
13 5 (2.75%) Tripwire
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