The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 89 93 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing SIEM 19 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.05% 0.65% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.82% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
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
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1488 1466 1056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.03% 79.59% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 879 657
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 32 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.60 £30.00
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 Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing SIEM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SIEM across the Manchester region.

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SIEM
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SIEM across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SIEM Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SIEM
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Manchester 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
Salford - 3 £400 - 1
SIEM
North West

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 33 (67.35%) CISSP
2 26 (53.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (48.98%) Network Security
4 23 (46.94%) PKI
4 23 (46.94%) Splunk
4 23 (46.94%) Threat Management
5 22 (44.90%) CISM
5 22 (44.90%) Firewall
6 21 (42.86%) Information Security
7 20 (40.82%) Windows
7 20 (40.82%) Data Centre
7 20 (40.82%) Cybersecurity
8 19 (38.78%) Vulnerability Management
8 19 (38.78%) PCI DSS
9 18 (36.73%) Unix
10 16 (32.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (32.65%) Symantec
11 15 (30.61%) Intel Security
11 15 (30.61%) Finance
12 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
12 14 (28.57%) WAN
13 13 (26.53%) Norton AntiVirus
13 13 (26.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 12 (24.49%) COBIT
14 12 (24.49%) Penetration Testing
15 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
15 10 (20.41%) Kalman Filter
16 9 (18.37%) Security Operations
16 9 (18.37%) Cisco
16 9 (18.37%) ITIL

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.98%) Network Security
2 22 (44.90%) Firewall
3 14 (28.57%) WAN
4 8 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (16.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (16.33%) LAN
4 8 (16.33%) SSL
5 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.16%) VoIP
6 4 (8.16%) VPN
7 3 (6.12%) Wireless
8 2 (4.08%) SAN
9 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) Redis
2 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) AppScan
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Consultant
2 14 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 11 (22.45%) Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Security Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Security Manager
5 8 (16.33%) Network Security Manager
6 6 (12.24%) Architect
6 6 (12.24%) SIEM Consultant
7 5 (10.20%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Security Architect
7 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Consultant
8 4 (8.16%) CISSP Consultant
8 4 (8.16%) Security Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Security Management Consultant
9 3 (6.12%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (6.12%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.12%) ICT Assistant
9 3 (6.12%) ICT Manager
9 3 (6.12%) Security Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.12%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) ELK Stack
1 4 (8.16%) RESTful
1 4 (8.16%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.94%) PKI
2 20 (40.82%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Cyber Attack
4 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.04%) Life Science
6 1 (2.04%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Unix
3 6 (12.24%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Threat Management
2 21 (42.86%) Information Security
3 20 (40.82%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (38.78%) Vulnerability Management
5 16 (32.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (26.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 12 (24.49%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (20.41%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (18.37%) ITIL
9 9 (18.37%) Security Operations
10 6 (12.24%) Application Rationalisation
10 6 (12.24%) Migration
11 5 (10.20%) Compliance Management
11 5 (10.20%) ITIL V3
11 5 (10.20%) Security Architecture
12 4 (8.16%) Case Management
12 4 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (8.16%) Open Source
12 4 (8.16%) Patch Management
12 4 (8.16%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Python
2 2 (4.08%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) PHP
3 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (67.35%) CISSP
2 22 (44.90%) CISM
3 8 (16.33%) CISMP
4 7 (14.29%) CCENT
5 6 (12.24%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (12.24%) CLAS
5 6 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (12.24%) SANS
6 4 (8.16%) SSCP
7 2 (4.08%) CEH
7 2 (4.08%) CISA
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.08%) GSEC
7 2 (4.08%) GSLC
7 2 (4.08%) GSNA
7 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.04%) CCIE
8 1 (2.04%) Degree
8 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (53.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (38.78%) PCI DSS
3 12 (24.49%) COBIT
4 3 (6.12%) QA
5 1 (2.04%) GMP
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (14.29%) SmoothWall
3 5 (10.20%) Kibana
4 4 (8.16%) logstash
4 4 (8.16%) QRadar
5 3 (6.12%) RSA enVision
6 2 (4.08%) Puppet
7 1 (2.04%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (2.04%) Nagios
7 1 (2.04%) Nessus
7 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Splunk
2 16 (32.65%) Symantec
3 15 (30.61%) Intel Security
4 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
5 9 (18.37%) Cisco
6 8 (16.33%) Clearswift
6 8 (16.33%) Kaspersky
6 8 (16.33%) Qualys
7 6 (12.24%) LogRhythm
8 5 (10.20%) IBM
9 4 (8.16%) Apple
10 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.08%) VMware
12 1 (2.04%) Citrix
12 1 (2.04%) HP
12 1 (2.04%) Intel
12 1 (2.04%) Juniper
12 1 (2.04%) NetIQ
12 1 (2.04%) Oracle
12 1 (2.04%) Sourcefire
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