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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 325 348 394
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +46
Contract jobs citing SIEM 83 64 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.28% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.35% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 47 12
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£475 £425 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £353 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
18036 18101 18346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.81% 79.00% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12847 12769 12670
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 229 280
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.10 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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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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 +9 27 £458 -8.50% 6
Hayes - 2 £360 -
Uxbridge - 2 £316 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 43 (32.82%) Firewall
2 39 (29.77%) Finance
3 37 (28.24%) Linux
4 32 (24.43%) CISSP
5 31 (23.66%) Information Security
6 28 (21.37%) Windows
7 25 (19.08%) UNIX
8 22 (16.79%) ArcSight
9 21 (16.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 21 (16.03%) ITIL
10 20 (15.27%) CISM
10 20 (15.27%) PKI
10 20 (15.27%) PCI DSS
11 18 (13.74%) Cisco
12 17 (12.98%) Management Information System
12 17 (12.98%) Vulnerability Management
13 15 (11.45%) Security Architecture
13 15 (11.45%) Splunk
13 15 (11.45%) Active Directory
13 15 (11.45%) Citrix
13 15 (11.45%) CheckPoint
14 14 (10.69%) CA
14 14 (10.69%) HP
14 14 (10.69%) Penetration Testing
15 13 (9.92%) Microsoft
15 13 (9.92%) Cyber Security
16 12 (9.16%) Intrusion Detection
16 12 (9.16%) Use Case
17 11 (8.40%) Security Cleared
17 11 (8.40%) Network Security

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 5 (3.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.05%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.76%) Confluence
4 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.76%) Apache
4 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.29%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (32.82%) Firewall
2 12 (9.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (8.40%) Network Security
4 10 (7.63%) VPN
5 9 (6.87%) LDAP
5 9 (6.87%) LAN
5 9 (6.87%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (6.11%) WAN
7 7 (5.34%) Internet
8 6 (4.58%) DNS
9 5 (3.82%) DHCP
9 5 (3.82%) TCP/IP
10 4 (3.05%) SSH
10 4 (3.05%) Wireless
11 3 (2.29%) IPsec
11 3 (2.29%) Kerberos
11 3 (2.29%) DDNS
11 3 (2.29%) DSL
11 3 (2.29%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (1.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.58%) MySQL
1 6 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Ant
1 4 (3.05%) JUnit
1 4 (3.05%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.76%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (29.77%) Finance
2 7 (5.34%) Financial Institution
2 7 (5.34%) Banking
3 3 (2.29%) Retail
3 3 (2.29%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.29%) Advertising
4 1 (0.76%) Publishing
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (22.14%) Analyst
2 23 (17.56%) Security Analyst
3 20 (15.27%) Security Engineer
4 19 (14.50%) Consultant
5 15 (11.45%) Architect
6 14 (10.69%) Project Manager
6 14 (10.69%) Security Specialist
7 13 (9.92%) Security Architect
8 12 (9.16%) IT Security Engineer
8 12 (9.16%) Security Consultant
9 11 (8.40%) Security Manager
10 7 (5.34%) Monitoring Specialist
11 6 (4.58%) Security Project Manager
11 6 (4.58%) Developer
12 5 (3.82%) Service Analyst
12 5 (3.82%) IT Consultant
12 5 (3.82%) IT Security Consultant
12 5 (3.82%) Service Management Analyst
13 4 (3.05%) Senior Security Analyst
13 4 (3.05%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.34%) .NET
2 4 (3.05%) CSS
2 4 (3.05%) JSP
2 4 (3.05%) SOAP
2 4 (3.05%) XML
2 4 (3.05%) XSLT
2 4 (3.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (3.05%) HTML
2 4 (3.05%) SailPoint
3 3 (2.29%) Web Services
4 2 (1.53%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.27%) PKI
2 17 (12.98%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.87%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.53%) FMCG
6 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.53%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.76%) PMI
7 1 (0.76%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.76%) CCTV
7 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.76%) Physics
7 1 (0.76%) CESG
7 1 (0.76%) BYOD
7 1 (0.76%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 37 (28.24%) Linux
2 28 (21.37%) Windows
3 25 (19.08%) UNIX
4 6 (4.58%) Solaris
5 4 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.66%) Information Security
2 21 (16.03%) ITIL
3 17 (12.98%) Vulnerability Management
4 15 (11.45%) Security Architecture
5 14 (10.69%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (9.92%) Cyber Security
7 12 (9.16%) Use Case
8 11 (8.40%) Security Management
8 11 (8.40%) PRINCE2
8 11 (8.40%) Project Management
9 10 (7.63%) Incident Management
9 10 (7.63%) Open Source
10 9 (6.87%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (5.34%) Service Management
11 7 (5.34%) Change Management
12 6 (4.58%) ITSM
12 6 (4.58%) Identity Management
12 6 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.58%) SDLC
13 5 (3.82%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.87%) Python
2 8 (6.11%) Perl
3 6 (4.58%) Java
4 4 (3.05%) SQL
4 4 (3.05%) VB.NET
4 4 (3.05%) C#
5 2 (1.53%) C
5 2 (1.53%) Ruby
6 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (24.43%) CISSP
2 20 (15.27%) CISM
3 11 (8.40%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (8.40%) Security Cleared
4 10 (7.63%) CISA
5 6 (4.58%) PMP
5 6 (4.58%) PMI Certification
5 6 (4.58%) CCNP
5 6 (4.58%) CCNA
5 6 (4.58%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.82%) Degree
6 5 (3.82%) CCSA
6 5 (3.82%) CCSE
7 4 (3.05%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.29%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.53%) GIAC
9 2 (1.53%) CRISC
9 2 (1.53%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (15.27%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.29%) COBIT
3 3 (2.29%) SLA
4 1 (0.76%) BS7799
4 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 15 (11.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.82%) Squid
2 5 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.82%) XenApp
3 4 (3.05%) Snort
4 3 (2.29%) vSphere
5 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.76%) NFS
6 1 (0.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) AirWatch
2 4 (3.05%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (3.05%) OpenView
3 3 (2.29%) Nessus
4 2 (1.53%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.53%) Nagios
4 2 (1.53%) Puppet
4 2 (1.53%) SCCM
5 1 (0.76%) SCOM
5 1 (0.76%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.76%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.76%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (0.76%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.76%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.76%) Ansible
5 1 (0.76%) logstash
5 1 (0.76%) Kibana
Vendors
1 22 (16.79%) ArcSight
2 18 (13.74%) Cisco
3 15 (11.45%) Citrix
3 15 (11.45%) CheckPoint
3 15 (11.45%) Splunk
4 14 (10.69%) CA
4 14 (10.69%) HP
5 13 (9.92%) Microsoft
6 10 (7.63%) Cyber-Ark
7 9 (6.87%) Oracle
8 8 (6.11%) Juniper
8 8 (6.11%) McAfee
9 7 (5.34%) VMware
9 7 (5.34%) LogRhythm
10 6 (4.58%) Websense
10 6 (4.58%) IBM
11 5 (3.82%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.82%) Sourcefire
12 4 (3.05%) Remedy
12 4 (3.05%) ForgeRock
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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