The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 320 340 347
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Contract jobs citing SIEM 114 93 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.48% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 66 54
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £360 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £464 £443
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.60 - -
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
18899 19269 19282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.37% 81.80% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13645 13773 13493
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 233 235
Median hourly rate £25.69 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £65.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +31 8 £568 +20.10% 11
Hammersmith - 5 £450 -
Canary Wharf +5 3 £675 +68.75%
Docklands, London - 3 £525 -
Bromley - 1 £700 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 85 (42.71%) Information Security
2 82 (41.21%) Firewall
3 81 (40.70%) Security Operations
4 66 (33.17%) CISSP
5 57 (28.64%) Finance
6 54 (27.14%) Cybersecurity
7 42 (21.11%) Vulnerability Management
8 36 (18.09%) CISM
9 35 (17.59%) Network Security
10 33 (16.58%) Management Information System
10 33 (16.58%) Splunk
11 32 (16.08%) Linux
12 31 (15.58%) CheckPoint
12 31 (15.58%) Security Operations Centre
13 30 (15.08%) Security Architecture
13 30 (15.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 29 (14.57%) Windows
15 28 (14.07%) WAN
15 28 (14.07%) ArcSight
16 27 (13.57%) PCI DSS
16 27 (13.57%) Intrusion Detection
17 26 (13.07%) LAN
17 26 (13.07%) Unix
17 26 (13.07%) Kalman Filter
18 25 (12.56%) Cisco
19 24 (12.06%) TCP/IP
19 24 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
20 23 (11.56%) Juniper
20 23 (11.56%) ITIL
20 23 (11.56%) Vulnerability Assessment

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.03%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.52%) OpenStack
3 6 (3.02%) IIS
4 2 (1.01%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.50%) nginx
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.02%) MS Office
2 7 (3.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.53%) IaaS
2 11 (5.53%) PaaS
3 10 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.52%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.51%) SaaS
6 1 (0.50%) IBM PureFlex
6 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (41.21%) Firewall
2 35 (17.59%) Network Security
3 28 (14.07%) WAN
4 27 (13.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 26 (13.07%) LAN
6 24 (12.06%) TCP/IP
7 9 (4.52%) SSL
8 8 (4.02%) VPN
9 7 (3.52%) DNS
9 7 (3.52%) Internet
9 7 (3.52%) MPLS
9 7 (3.52%) Wireless
9 7 (3.52%) Wireshark
10 6 (3.02%) HTTP
11 3 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (1.51%) LDAP
11 3 (1.51%) SSH
12 2 (1.01%) IPsec
12 2 (1.01%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.01%) Big Data
1 2 (1.01%) DB2
1 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
1 2 (1.01%) MySQL
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.50%) Fiddler
1 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
General
1 57 (28.64%) Finance
2 8 (4.02%) Banking
3 7 (3.52%) Advertising
3 7 (3.52%) Publishing
3 7 (3.52%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.01%) Retail
5 1 (0.50%) Legal
5 1 (0.50%) Marketing
5 1 (0.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (27.14%) Analyst
2 46 (23.12%) Security Analyst
3 45 (22.61%) Architect
4 39 (19.60%) Security Architect
5 34 (17.09%) Security Engineer
6 25 (12.56%) Consultant
6 25 (12.56%) Security Consultant
7 14 (7.04%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 14 (7.04%) Security Manager
8 13 (6.53%) AWS Architect
8 13 (6.53%) Operations Engineer
9 12 (6.03%) Cloud Architect
9 12 (6.03%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 12 (6.03%) IT Engineer
9 12 (6.03%) IT Security Engineer
10 11 (5.53%) Incident Analyst
10 11 (5.53%) SOC Analyst
11 10 (5.03%) Operations Analyst
11 10 (5.03%) Security Operations Analyst
12 9 (4.52%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.51%) Middleware
1 3 (1.51%) Regular Expression
1 3 (1.51%) REST
1 3 (1.51%) SOAP
2 2 (1.01%) .NET
2 2 (1.01%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.50%) D3.js
3 1 (0.50%) LAMP
3 1 (0.50%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.50%) PHP-FPM
3 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.58%) Management Information System
2 31 (15.58%) Security Operations Centre
3 13 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.53%) PKI
5 7 (3.52%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.02%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (2.01%) Cyber Attack
7 4 (2.01%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.51%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.01%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.50%) Clustering
10 1 (0.50%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.50%) iPad
10 1 (0.50%) Replication
10 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.50%) Statistics
10 1 (0.50%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.08%) Linux
2 29 (14.57%) Windows
3 26 (13.07%) Unix
4 14 (7.04%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.01%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) AIX
6 1 (0.50%) Debian
6 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Solaris
6 1 (0.50%) VMS
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.50%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (42.71%) Information Security
2 81 (40.70%) Security Operations
3 54 (27.14%) Cybersecurity
4 42 (21.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 30 (15.08%) Security Architecture
6 26 (13.07%) Kalman Filter
7 23 (11.56%) ITIL
7 23 (11.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 22 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (10.05%) Incident Management
10 15 (7.54%) Penetration Testing
11 14 (7.04%) Security Management
11 14 (7.04%) Web Filtering
12 13 (6.53%) Information Security Management
12 13 (6.53%) TOGAF
13 12 (6.03%) Information Assurance
13 12 (6.03%) Project Management
13 12 (6.03%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 11 (5.53%) Attack Monitoring
14 11 (5.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.53%) Python
2 9 (4.52%) Perl
3 8 (4.02%) Ruby
4 6 (3.02%) SQL
5 4 (2.01%) Java
6 3 (1.51%) C
6 3 (1.51%) C++
6 3 (1.51%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.01%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.50%) C#
8 1 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 66 (33.17%) CISSP
2 36 (18.09%) CISM
3 21 (10.55%) Security Cleared
4 19 (9.55%) CEH
5 18 (9.05%) Degree
6 17 (8.54%) SC Cleared
7 9 (4.52%) GCIA
7 9 (4.52%) GCIH
7 9 (4.52%) GIAC
8 8 (4.02%) CRISC
9 7 (3.52%) SANS
10 6 (3.02%) CISA
10 6 (3.02%) CISMP
11 5 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (2.51%) IISP
11 5 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (2.01%) ISSAP
13 3 (1.51%) CCNP
13 3 (1.51%) CESG Certified Professional
14 2 (1.01%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (13.57%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.51%) GPG13
3 5 (2.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (2.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.51%) SLA
4 3 (1.51%) COBIT
4 3 (1.51%) QA
5 2 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.50%) ISO27002
System Software
1 10 (5.03%) Snort
2 9 (4.52%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.02%) XenApp
4 4 (2.01%) vSphere
5 2 (1.01%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.01%) Squid
6 1 (0.50%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.50%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.50%) Docker
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.50%) SRDF
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (7.04%) QRadar
2 11 (5.53%) Nessus
3 7 (3.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (3.52%) RSA Archer
4 5 (2.51%) ArcSight ESM
4 5 (2.51%) Nmap
4 5 (2.51%) RSA Security Analytics
5 3 (1.51%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.51%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (1.51%) Nagios
5 3 (1.51%) SCCM
6 2 (1.01%) EnCase
6 2 (1.01%) Puppet
7 1 (0.50%) Cacti
7 1 (0.50%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.50%) Munin
7 1 (0.50%) SCOM
7 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (16.58%) Splunk
2 31 (15.58%) CheckPoint
3 28 (14.07%) ArcSight
4 25 (12.56%) Cisco
5 23 (11.56%) Juniper
6 19 (9.55%) Qualys
7 16 (8.04%) Microsoft
8 12 (6.03%) HP
8 12 (6.03%) LogRhythm
9 11 (5.53%) F5
10 10 (5.03%) Fortinet
11 9 (4.52%) Remedy
11 9 (4.52%) Tripwire
12 8 (4.02%) Sourcefire
13 7 (3.52%) Blue Coat
13 7 (3.52%) Citrix
13 7 (3.52%) Oracle
13 7 (3.52%) Palo Alto
14 6 (3.02%) BMC
14 6 (3.02%) NetWitness
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