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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 275 339 378
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +39
Contract jobs citing SIEM 167 95 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.41% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.49% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 62 35
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £384 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £488
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%
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
19732 19199 19904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.03% 83.22% 81.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14121 13782 14102
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 218 250
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.05 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +18 24 £475 +5.55% 8
Croydon - 12 £470 -
Hammersmith - 8 £450 -
Bromley - 2 £713 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Teddington - 1 £550 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 129 (48.13%) Firewall
2 116 (43.28%) Security Operations
3 110 (41.04%) Information Security
4 75 (27.99%) CISSP
5 71 (26.49%) Cybersecurity
6 60 (22.39%) Finance
7 57 (21.27%) Management Information System
8 53 (19.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 52 (19.40%) Splunk
10 50 (18.66%) Vulnerability Management
11 49 (18.28%) Network Security
11 49 (18.28%) Cisco
12 48 (17.91%) Windows
13 44 (16.42%) Linux
14 43 (16.04%) Security Operations Centre
15 42 (15.67%) LAN
15 42 (15.67%) WAN
16 41 (15.30%) CISM
17 40 (14.93%) ArcSight
18 39 (14.55%) Kalman Filter
18 39 (14.55%) CheckPoint
18 39 (14.55%) TCP/IP
19 38 (14.18%) Intrusion Detection
19 38 (14.18%) Security Cleared
20 37 (13.81%) PCI DSS
21 35 (13.06%) SC Cleared
22 34 (12.69%) Security Architecture
22 34 (12.69%) Unix
23 31 (11.57%) VMware
24 30 (11.19%) VMware Infrastructure

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 14 (5.22%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.61%) OpenStack
3 6 (2.24%) IIS
4 2 (0.75%) CMS
4 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.37%) Apache
5 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.37%) nginx
5 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.61%) MS Office
3 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.10%) IaaS
4 8 (2.99%) PaaS
4 8 (2.99%) SaaS
5 4 (1.49%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 129 (48.13%) Firewall
2 49 (18.28%) Network Security
3 42 (15.67%) LAN
3 42 (15.67%) WAN
4 39 (14.55%) TCP/IP
5 38 (14.18%) Intrusion Detection
6 20 (7.46%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (4.85%) DNS
7 13 (4.85%) MPLS
8 9 (3.36%) SSL
8 9 (3.36%) VPN
9 8 (2.99%) Internet
9 8 (2.99%) VoIP
10 6 (2.24%) Cisco ISE
10 6 (2.24%) Wireless
11 4 (1.49%) HTTP
11 4 (1.49%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.12%) BGP
12 3 (1.12%) IPsec
12 3 (1.12%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.99%) Big Data
1 8 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.49%) Hadoop
2 4 (1.49%) MySQL
3 2 (0.75%) Redis
4 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.37%) DB2
4 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.37%) Fiddler
1 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.37%) MSI
1 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
General
1 60 (22.39%) Finance
2 24 (8.96%) Banking
3 9 (3.36%) Advertising
4 8 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.61%) Publishing
6 3 (1.12%) Legal
6 3 (1.12%) Retail
7 1 (0.37%) Games
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 89 (33.21%) Analyst
2 76 (28.36%) Security Analyst
3 48 (17.91%) Architect
4 45 (16.79%) Security Engineer
5 43 (16.04%) Security Architect
6 27 (10.07%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 24 (8.96%) Consultant
7 24 (8.96%) Security Manager
8 23 (8.58%) SIEM Analyst
9 20 (7.46%) Security Consultant
10 17 (6.34%) Incident Analyst
10 17 (6.34%) IT Analyst
10 17 (6.34%) IT Security Analyst
11 14 (5.22%) Information Analyst
11 14 (5.22%) Information Security Analyst
12 13 (4.85%) Business Analyst
12 13 (4.85%) Network Security Engineer
12 13 (4.85%) Operations Engineer
12 13 (4.85%) Project Manager
13 12 (4.48%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.61%) Regular Expression
2 3 (1.12%) ELK Stack
2 3 (1.12%) Middleware
3 2 (0.75%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 2 (0.75%) Web Services
3 2 (0.75%) XML
4 1 (0.37%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.37%) LAMP
4 1 (0.37%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.37%) PHP-FPM
4 1 (0.37%) REST
4 1 (0.37%) RESTful
4 1 (0.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (21.27%) Management Information System
2 43 (16.04%) Security Operations Centre
3 19 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.48%) PKI
5 10 (3.73%) Data Centre
6 9 (3.36%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.24%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.49%) Cyber Attack
8 4 (1.49%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.37%) IVR
10 1 (0.37%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.37%) User Experience
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 48 (17.91%) Windows
2 44 (16.42%) Linux
3 34 (12.69%) Unix
4 13 (4.85%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.12%) Solaris
6 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.75%) AIX
8 1 (0.37%) Debian
8 1 (0.37%) HPUX
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.37%) VMS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (43.28%) Security Operations
2 110 (41.04%) Information Security
3 71 (26.49%) Cybersecurity
4 50 (18.66%) Vulnerability Management
5 39 (14.55%) Kalman Filter
6 34 (12.69%) Security Architecture
7 27 (10.07%) ITIL
8 26 (9.70%) Patch Management
8 26 (9.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 23 (8.58%) Identity Access Management
10 22 (8.21%) Incident Management
11 21 (7.84%) Data Loss Prevention
12 18 (6.72%) Security Management
13 17 (6.34%) Information Security Management
13 17 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (5.97%) Change Management
14 16 (5.97%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 15 (5.60%) Risk Management
15 15 (5.60%) Use Case
16 14 (5.22%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.58%) SQL
2 21 (7.84%) Python
3 14 (5.22%) Perl
4 8 (2.99%) Java
4 8 (2.99%) Ruby
5 6 (2.24%) C#
6 5 (1.87%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.87%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.12%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.12%) C
8 2 (0.75%) Delphi
8 2 (0.75%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 75 (27.99%) CISSP
2 41 (15.30%) CISM
3 38 (14.18%) Security Cleared
4 35 (13.06%) SC Cleared
5 19 (7.09%) Degree
6 11 (4.10%) CEH
7 9 (3.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (3.36%) CISA
7 9 (3.36%) GIAC
7 9 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (2.99%) CRISC
8 8 (2.99%) DV Cleared
9 7 (2.61%) BC Cleared
10 6 (2.24%) CISMP
10 6 (2.24%) GSEC
10 6 (2.24%) SANS
11 5 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.87%) IISP
11 5 (1.87%) ISSAP
12 4 (1.49%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (19.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (13.81%) PCI DSS
3 16 (5.97%) RMADS
4 8 (2.99%) COBIT
5 7 (2.61%) SLA
6 5 (1.87%) GPG13
6 5 (1.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (1.12%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.75%) PMBOK
System Software
1 30 (11.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (9.33%) Active Directory
3 18 (6.72%) vSphere
4 11 (4.10%) Snort
5 3 (1.12%) XenApp
6 2 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.75%) Squid
6 2 (0.75%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.37%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.37%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.37%) Docker
7 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.37%) NFS
7 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (10.82%) Nessus
2 21 (7.84%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 14 (5.22%) QRadar
4 13 (4.85%) ArcSight ESM
5 9 (3.36%) SCCM
6 4 (1.49%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.49%) Nagios
7 3 (1.12%) Kibana
7 3 (1.12%) logstash
7 3 (1.12%) Puppet
7 3 (1.12%) RSA Archer
7 3 (1.12%) WSUS
8 2 (0.75%) Nmap
8 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.75%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.75%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.37%) Opsview
9 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (19.40%) Splunk
2 49 (18.28%) Cisco
3 40 (14.93%) ArcSight
4 39 (14.55%) CheckPoint
5 31 (11.57%) VMware
6 29 (10.82%) Juniper
7 24 (8.96%) Fortinet
8 21 (7.84%) AlienVault
8 21 (7.84%) Microsoft
8 21 (7.84%) Qualys
9 17 (6.34%) LogRhythm
10 15 (5.60%) Palo Alto
11 11 (4.10%) F5
11 11 (4.10%) Symantec
12 10 (3.73%) Intel Security
13 9 (3.36%) HP
14 8 (2.99%) IBM
14 8 (2.99%) Remedy
15 7 (2.61%) Sourcefire
16 6 (2.24%) Brocade
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