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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 311 335 358
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +23
Contract jobs citing SIEM 109 92 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.49% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 70 57
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £380 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £525
% change year-on-year
- -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
18217 18803 18933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.83% 83.68% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13132 13421 13967
Median daily rate £485 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 227 247
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -1.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -3 21 £511 +2.25% 19
Croydon - 8 £551 -
Bromley - 2 £713 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 137 (50.74%) Firewall
2 116 (42.96%) Security Operations
3 108 (40.00%) Information Security
4 83 (30.74%) Cybersecurity
5 68 (25.19%) Splunk
6 64 (23.70%) CISSP
7 63 (23.33%) Finance
8 62 (22.96%) Management Information System
9 57 (21.11%) Windows
10 56 (20.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 52 (19.26%) Cisco
12 49 (18.15%) Network Security
13 48 (17.78%) Linux
14 47 (17.41%) TCP/IP
15 46 (17.04%) Intrusion Detection
15 46 (17.04%) VMware
15 46 (17.04%) Security Operations Centre
16 45 (16.67%) Security Cleared
17 44 (16.30%) SC Cleared
18 43 (15.93%) VMware Infrastructure
19 42 (15.56%) PCI DSS
19 42 (15.56%) Unix
20 40 (14.81%) WAN
21 39 (14.44%) LAN
21 39 (14.44%) CheckPoint
21 39 (14.44%) Nessus
22 38 (14.07%) Vulnerability Management
23 37 (13.70%) Kalman Filter
24 34 (12.59%) Identity Access Management
25 33 (12.22%) ArcSight

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 8 (2.96%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.11%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.85%) SaaS
4 3 (1.11%) IaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 137 (50.74%) Firewall
2 49 (18.15%) Network Security
3 47 (17.41%) TCP/IP
4 46 (17.04%) Intrusion Detection
5 40 (14.81%) WAN
6 39 (14.44%) LAN
7 28 (10.37%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (5.93%) DNS
9 13 (4.81%) VPN
10 11 (4.07%) MPLS
10 11 (4.07%) VoIP
11 9 (3.33%) DHCP
11 9 (3.33%) Internet
12 7 (2.59%) IPsec
13 6 (2.22%) Cisco ISE
13 6 (2.22%) SSL
14 5 (1.85%) LDAP
15 4 (1.48%) SAN
16 3 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
16 3 (1.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.44%) Big Data
1 12 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.11%) MySQL
4 2 (0.74%) DB2
4 2 (0.74%) Redis
4 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.11%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.37%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.37%) MSI
General
1 63 (23.33%) Finance
2 24 (8.89%) Banking
3 8 (2.96%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.59%) Advertising
5 4 (1.48%) Legal
5 4 (1.48%) Publishing
5 4 (1.48%) Retail
6 3 (1.11%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Games
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Military
7 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 101 (37.41%) Analyst
2 84 (31.11%) Security Analyst
3 46 (17.04%) Security Engineer
4 40 (14.81%) Architect
5 35 (12.96%) Security Architect
6 29 (10.74%) SIEM Analyst
7 27 (10.00%) Consultant
7 27 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 22 (8.15%) Security Manager
9 19 (7.04%) IT Analyst
9 19 (7.04%) IT Security Analyst
9 19 (7.04%) Security Consultant
10 15 (5.56%) Business Analyst
10 15 (5.56%) Incident Analyst
10 15 (5.56%) Information Analyst
10 15 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
10 15 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
11 14 (5.19%) Network Engineer
11 14 (5.19%) SOC Analyst
12 10 (3.70%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.33%) Regular Expression
2 5 (1.85%) ELK Stack
3 4 (1.48%) Web Services
4 3 (1.11%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.11%) XML
5 2 (0.74%) Middleware
5 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 1 (0.37%) RESTful
6 1 (0.37%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 62 (22.96%) Management Information System
2 46 (17.04%) Security Operations Centre
3 28 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.19%) PKI
5 11 (4.07%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.59%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.11%) IVR
8 3 (1.11%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.74%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) iSeries
9 2 (0.74%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) Tandem
10 1 (0.37%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.37%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 57 (21.11%) Windows
2 48 (17.78%) Linux
3 42 (15.56%) Unix
4 12 (4.44%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.22%) Solaris
6 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.11%) AIX
7 3 (1.11%) HPUX
8 2 (0.74%) OpenVMS
8 2 (0.74%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (42.96%) Security Operations
2 108 (40.00%) Information Security
3 83 (30.74%) Cybersecurity
4 38 (14.07%) Vulnerability Management
5 37 (13.70%) Kalman Filter
6 34 (12.59%) Identity Access Management
7 29 (10.74%) Patch Management
8 25 (9.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 24 (8.89%) Incident Management
10 23 (8.52%) Data Loss Prevention
10 23 (8.52%) Security Architecture
10 23 (8.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 21 (7.78%) ITIL
12 20 (7.41%) Risk Management
13 17 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (5.93%) Malware Analysis
14 16 (5.93%) Use Case
15 14 (5.19%) Security Management
16 13 (4.81%) Information Security Management
16 13 (4.81%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.11%) Python
2 26 (9.63%) SQL
3 21 (7.78%) Perl
4 10 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 9 (3.33%) C#
5 9 (3.33%) Java
6 7 (2.59%) Ruby
7 4 (1.48%) C++
8 3 (1.11%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.74%) Delphi
9 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.37%) Go
10 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (23.70%) CISSP
2 45 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 44 (16.30%) SC Cleared
4 32 (11.85%) CISM
5 12 (4.44%) DV Cleared
6 10 (3.70%) GIAC
7 9 (3.33%) CEH
7 9 (3.33%) CISA
7 9 (3.33%) Degree
8 8 (2.96%) BC Cleared
8 8 (2.96%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (2.96%) CRISC
9 6 (2.22%) GSEC
10 5 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.48%) CISMP
11 4 (1.48%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.48%) PMP
12 3 (1.11%) ISSAP
12 3 (1.11%) SANS
13 2 (0.74%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (20.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (15.56%) PCI DSS
3 17 (6.30%) RMADS
4 9 (3.33%) COBIT
5 6 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.11%) ISO27002
6 3 (1.11%) SLA
7 2 (0.74%) FedRAMP
7 2 (0.74%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.74%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.37%) GPG13
8 1 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 43 (15.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (10.37%) Active Directory
3 24 (8.89%) vSphere
4 9 (3.33%) Snort
5 5 (1.85%) XenApp
6 3 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (1.11%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.74%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.74%) RACF
7 2 (0.74%) Squid
7 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.37%) Cygwin
8 1 (0.37%) NFS
8 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 39 (14.44%) Nessus
2 25 (9.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 14 (5.19%) ArcSight ESM
4 9 (3.33%) QRadar
5 7 (2.59%) SCCM
6 4 (1.48%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.11%) Kibana
7 3 (1.11%) logstash
7 3 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.11%) Nagios
7 3 (1.11%) Nmap
8 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.74%) Opsview
8 2 (0.74%) Puppet
8 2 (0.74%) SCOM
8 2 (0.74%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.74%) WSUS
8 2 (0.74%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.74%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 68 (25.19%) Splunk
2 52 (19.26%) Cisco
3 46 (17.04%) VMware
4 39 (14.44%) CheckPoint
5 33 (12.22%) ArcSight
6 27 (10.00%) AlienVault
7 26 (9.63%) Fortinet
8 25 (9.26%) Juniper
9 22 (8.15%) LogRhythm
9 22 (8.15%) Microsoft
10 17 (6.30%) Palo Alto
10 17 (6.30%) Qualys
11 16 (5.93%) Symantec
12 10 (3.70%) F5
13 9 (3.33%) Brocade
13 9 (3.33%) Intel Security
14 8 (2.96%) Citrix
14 8 (2.96%) IBM
15 7 (2.59%) Sourcefire
16 6 (2.22%) AppSense
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Bankside Recruitment
Rate: £400- £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago