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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 335 338 397
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +59
Contract jobs citing SIEM 90 85 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.36% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.46% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 55 13
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£475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £445 £444
% change year-on-year
+4.49% +0.28%
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
18590 18554 19032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.19% 78.90% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13248 12960 13184
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
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 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 225 260
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £53.50 £51.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 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 31 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 -7 23 £475 -5.00% 4
Uxbridge - 4 £316 -
Hayes - 2 £360 -
Hounslow - 1 £370 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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 48 (33.10%) CISSP
2 47 (32.41%) Firewall
3 44 (30.34%) Linux
4 39 (26.90%) Finance
5 38 (26.21%) Windows
6 32 (22.07%) Information Security
7 30 (20.69%) CISM
8 26 (17.93%) UNIX
9 25 (17.24%) PCI DSS
10 24 (16.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 23 (15.86%) ITIL
12 22 (15.17%) Cisco
12 22 (15.17%) PKI
12 22 (15.17%) ArcSight
12 22 (15.17%) Vulnerability Management
13 18 (12.41%) CheckPoint
13 18 (12.41%) Security Architecture
14 17 (11.72%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (11.72%) Management Information System
14 17 (11.72%) Intrusion Detection
15 16 (11.03%) Active Directory
15 16 (11.03%) Citrix
16 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
17 14 (9.66%) CA
17 14 (9.66%) Penetration Testing
17 14 (9.66%) CISA
18 13 (8.97%) Security Management
18 13 (8.97%) Incident Management
18 13 (8.97%) HP
18 13 (8.97%) Oracle

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.76%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.69%) Confluence
4 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.69%) Apache
4 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.69%) MS Project
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (2.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.07%) SaaS
1 3 (2.07%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) IaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (32.41%) Firewall
2 17 (11.72%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (8.28%) Network Security
4 11 (7.59%) VPN
5 9 (6.21%) LDAP
5 9 (6.21%) LAN
5 9 (6.21%) TCP/IP
5 9 (6.21%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (5.52%) WAN
7 7 (4.83%) Internet
8 6 (4.14%) DNS
9 5 (3.45%) DHCP
9 5 (3.45%) SSH
10 3 (2.07%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (2.07%) Kerberos
10 3 (2.07%) DDNS
10 3 (2.07%) DSL
10 3 (2.07%) Wireless
10 3 (2.07%) IPsec
11 2 (1.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.14%) MySQL
3 5 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Ant
1 4 (2.76%) JUnit
1 4 (2.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.69%) JIRA
2 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (26.90%) Finance
2 9 (6.21%) Banking
3 6 (4.14%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.76%) Publishing
5 3 (2.07%) Advertising
5 3 (2.07%) Retail
5 3 (2.07%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (24.14%) Analyst
2 27 (18.62%) Security Analyst
3 21 (14.48%) Security Engineer
4 20 (13.79%) Consultant
5 19 (13.10%) Architect
6 17 (11.72%) Security Architect
7 14 (9.66%) Project Manager
8 13 (8.97%) Security Consultant
9 12 (8.28%) Security Manager
10 11 (7.59%) IT Security Engineer
10 11 (7.59%) Security Specialist
11 7 (4.83%) Monitoring Specialist
12 6 (4.14%) Security Project Manager
12 6 (4.14%) Developer
13 5 (3.45%) Service Analyst
13 5 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
13 5 (3.45%) Security Officer
13 5 (3.45%) IT Security Officer
13 5 (3.45%) Senior Security Analyst
13 5 (3.45%) Service Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.83%) .NET
2 4 (2.76%) CSS
2 4 (2.76%) JSP
2 4 (2.76%) SOAP
2 4 (2.76%) XML
2 4 (2.76%) XSLT
2 4 (2.76%) Middleware
2 4 (2.76%) Hibernate
2 4 (2.76%) HTML
2 4 (2.76%) SailPoint
3 3 (2.07%) Regular Expression
3 3 (2.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.17%) PKI
2 17 (11.72%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.07%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.38%) FMCG
6 2 (1.38%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.38%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.69%) BYOD
7 1 (0.69%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.69%) PMI
7 1 (0.69%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.69%) CESG
7 1 (0.69%) CCTV
7 1 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 44 (30.34%) Linux
2 38 (26.21%) Windows
3 26 (17.93%) UNIX
4 7 (4.83%) Solaris
5 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.07%) Information Security
2 23 (15.86%) ITIL
3 22 (15.17%) Vulnerability Management
4 18 (12.41%) Security Architecture
5 14 (9.66%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (8.97%) Incident Management
6 13 (8.97%) Security Management
6 13 (8.97%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (8.28%) PRINCE2
7 12 (8.28%) Cyber Security
8 11 (7.59%) Use Case
8 11 (7.59%) Project Management
9 10 (6.90%) Analytics
10 9 (6.21%) Open Source
10 9 (6.21%) Change Management
11 8 (5.52%) Service Management
11 8 (5.52%) Zachman Framework
12 7 (4.83%) TOGAF
12 7 (4.83%) Business Continuity
12 7 (4.83%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.52%) Perl
1 8 (5.52%) Python
2 6 (4.14%) Java
2 6 (4.14%) SQL
3 4 (2.76%) C#
3 4 (2.76%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.38%) Ruby
4 2 (1.38%) C
5 1 (0.69%) VBScript
5 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (33.10%) CISSP
2 30 (20.69%) CISM
3 17 (11.72%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (9.66%) CISA
5 12 (8.28%) CCNA
6 11 (7.59%) CCSA
6 11 (7.59%) Security Cleared
7 8 (5.52%) JNCIA
8 6 (4.14%) PMP
8 6 (4.14%) PMI Certification
8 6 (4.14%) CCNP
9 5 (3.45%) GCIA
9 5 (3.45%) GCIH
9 5 (3.45%) CCSE
9 5 (3.45%) SC Cleared
9 5 (3.45%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.76%) Degree
10 4 (2.76%) CEH
11 3 (2.07%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.24%) PCI DSS
2 24 (16.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.76%) COBIT
5 3 (2.07%) SLA
6 1 (0.69%) BS7799
6 1 (0.69%) QA
6 1 (0.69%) COSO
System Software
1 16 (11.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.45%) Squid
2 5 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.45%) XenApp
3 4 (2.76%) Snort
4 3 (2.07%) vSphere
5 2 (1.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.69%) NFS
6 1 (0.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.45%) AirWatch
2 4 (2.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (2.76%) OpenView
3 3 (2.07%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.07%) Nessus
4 2 (1.38%) Nagios
4 2 (1.38%) Puppet
4 2 (1.38%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (1.38%) SCCM
5 1 (0.69%) SCOM
5 1 (0.69%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.69%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.69%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.69%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.69%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.69%) Ansible
5 1 (0.69%) logstash
5 1 (0.69%) Kibana
Vendors
1 22 (15.17%) Cisco
1 22 (15.17%) ArcSight
2 18 (12.41%) CheckPoint
3 16 (11.03%) Citrix
4 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 14 (9.66%) CA
6 13 (8.97%) HP
6 13 (8.97%) Oracle
6 13 (8.97%) Splunk
6 13 (8.97%) Cyber-Ark
7 12 (8.28%) Juniper
8 9 (6.21%) Sourcefire
9 8 (5.52%) F5
9 8 (5.52%) McAfee
10 7 (4.83%) LogRhythm
10 7 (4.83%) VMware
10 7 (4.83%) Qualys
11 6 (4.14%) Websense
11 6 (4.14%) Symantec
12 5 (3.45%) IBM
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