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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 344 349 363
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Contract jobs citing SIEM 56 66 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.36% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 45 15
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£475 £450 £501
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £469 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -10.52%
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
17601 18256 16725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.28% 78.22% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12320 13018 11607
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 228 233
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.50 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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
City of London +32 27 £444 -2.73% 5
Canary Wharf - 4 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - - 1
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 44 (36.07%) Firewall
2 41 (33.61%) Finance
3 28 (22.95%) Linux
4 25 (20.49%) Splunk
5 23 (18.85%) Windows
6 21 (17.21%) Information Security
7 19 (15.57%) CISSP
8 17 (13.93%) Intrusion Detection
9 16 (13.11%) ArcSight
9 16 (13.11%) Management Information System
10 15 (12.30%) Degree
10 15 (12.30%) Network Security
11 14 (11.48%) Vulnerability Management
11 14 (11.48%) CISM
11 14 (11.48%) Financial Institution
12 13 (10.66%) CheckPoint
12 13 (10.66%) McAfee
12 13 (10.66%) UNIX
12 13 (10.66%) Network Monitoring
12 13 (10.66%) LogRhythm
13 12 (9.84%) PKI
13 12 (9.84%) Penetration Testing
13 12 (9.84%) Cyber Security
13 12 (9.84%) CA
13 12 (9.84%) Migration
14 11 (9.02%) HP
14 11 (9.02%) PCI DSS
14 11 (9.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 11 (9.02%) Computer Science
15 10 (8.20%) TOGAF

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 4 (3.28%) WebLogic
1 4 (3.28%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.46%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) MS Office
1 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (36.07%) Firewall
2 17 (13.93%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (12.30%) Network Security
4 10 (8.20%) VPN
5 9 (7.38%) LDAP
6 6 (4.92%) Internet
7 4 (3.28%) BIG-IP
7 4 (3.28%) VLAN
7 4 (3.28%) SSH
7 4 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (2.46%) Wireless
8 3 (2.46%) DNS
8 3 (2.46%) SMTP
9 2 (1.64%) TACACS
9 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.82%) Wireless Security
10 1 (0.82%) SSL
10 1 (0.82%) FTP
10 1 (0.82%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.92%) MySQL
2 5 (4.10%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.82%) Big Data
4 1 (0.82%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Ant
1 4 (3.28%) JUnit
1 4 (3.28%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (33.61%) Finance
2 14 (11.48%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.92%) Publishing
3 6 (4.92%) Banking
3 6 (4.92%) Retail
4 5 (4.10%) Games
5 3 (2.46%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (29.51%) Analyst
2 33 (27.05%) Security Analyst
3 22 (18.03%) Security Engineer
4 15 (12.30%) Architect
4 15 (12.30%) Security Specialist
5 13 (10.66%) Security Architect
6 11 (9.02%) Consultant
7 8 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.74%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.74%) Senior Security Analyst
8 7 (5.74%) Security Manager
8 7 (5.74%) IT Security Engineer
9 6 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.92%) Security Consultant
10 5 (4.10%) Network Engineer
10 5 (4.10%) Security Project Manager
10 5 (4.10%) Firewall Engineer
10 5 (4.10%) Monitoring Specialist
11 4 (3.28%) IT Security Analyst
11 4 (3.28%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.28%) HTML
1 4 (3.28%) .NET
1 4 (3.28%) CSS
1 4 (3.28%) JSP
1 4 (3.28%) SOAP
1 4 (3.28%) XML
1 4 (3.28%) XSLT
1 4 (3.28%) Hibernate
1 4 (3.28%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.11%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.84%) PKI
3 11 (9.02%) Computer Science
4 9 (7.38%) Physics
5 7 (5.74%) Open Source
6 3 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.82%) BYOD
7 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.82%) CCTV
7 1 (0.82%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.95%) Linux
2 23 (18.85%) Windows
3 13 (10.66%) UNIX
4 5 (4.10%) Solaris
5 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.21%) Information Security
2 14 (11.48%) Vulnerability Management
3 13 (10.66%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (9.84%) Cyber Security
4 12 (9.84%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (9.84%) Migration
5 10 (8.20%) TOGAF
6 9 (7.38%) ITIL
7 7 (5.74%) Change Management
7 7 (5.74%) Incident Management
7 7 (5.74%) Software Engineering
7 7 (5.74%) Use Case
7 7 (5.74%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.10%) Data Governance
8 5 (4.10%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (4.10%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (4.10%) Data Security
9 4 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.28%) Identity Management
9 4 (3.28%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.28%) C#
1 4 (3.28%) Java
1 4 (3.28%) Perl
1 4 (3.28%) VB.NET
1 4 (3.28%) Python
2 2 (1.64%) SQL
3 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (15.57%) CISSP
2 15 (12.30%) Degree
3 14 (11.48%) CISM
4 9 (7.38%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.92%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.92%) CCNP
6 5 (4.10%) CISA
7 4 (3.28%) GCIH
7 4 (3.28%) CISMP
8 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.82%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.82%) CRISC
9 1 (0.82%) ISACA
9 1 (0.82%) MCTS
9 1 (0.82%) MCITP
9 1 (0.82%) GIAC
9 1 (0.82%) GCIA
9 1 (0.82%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (9.02%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.64%) QA
3 1 (0.82%) COBIT
3 1 (0.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.82%) BS7799
System Software
1 8 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.46%) Firmware
2 3 (2.46%) Squid
2 3 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Nessus
1 5 (4.10%) DatAdvantage
2 4 (3.28%) OpenView
2 4 (3.28%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (2.46%) HAProxy
3 3 (2.46%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.82%) Puppet
4 1 (0.82%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.82%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 25 (20.49%) Splunk
2 16 (13.11%) ArcSight
3 13 (10.66%) LogRhythm
3 13 (10.66%) CheckPoint
3 13 (10.66%) McAfee
4 12 (9.84%) CA
5 11 (9.02%) HP
6 10 (8.20%) Oracle
7 8 (6.56%) Cyber-Ark
7 8 (6.56%) F5
7 8 (6.56%) Blue Coat
8 7 (5.74%) Varonis
8 7 (5.74%) Juniper
9 6 (4.92%) Cisco
9 6 (4.92%) IBM
9 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
10 5 (4.10%) Citrix
10 5 (4.10%) MobileIron
10 5 (4.10%) Qualys
11 4 (3.28%) SolarWinds
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Rate: From £450 to £525 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Rate: £300 - £365 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Rate: £350.00 - £550.00 per day
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