The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 94 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing SIEM 12 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.65% 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1430 1004 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 77.26% 76.70% 73.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 599 469
Average daily rate £388 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 45
Average hourly rate £33.64 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.26% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £38.00 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SIEM across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 30 (88.24%) Firewall
2 29 (85.29%) ITIL
3 28 (82.35%) SSL
3 28 (82.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (76.47%) PKI
4 26 (76.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 26 (76.47%) Cisco
4 26 (76.47%) CheckPoint
4 26 (76.47%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (76.47%) Kalman Filter
5 25 (73.53%) Penetration Testing
6 24 (70.59%) Kaspersky
7 22 (64.71%) Clearswift
7 22 (64.71%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (61.76%) CISSP
9 20 (58.82%) CISM
9 20 (58.82%) CISMP
10 18 (52.94%) QA
11 17 (50.00%) Network Security
11 17 (50.00%) Data Centre
11 17 (50.00%) VMware
11 17 (50.00%) Migration
11 17 (50.00%) WAN
12 15 (44.12%) Citrix
12 15 (44.12%) Service Delivery
13 14 (41.18%) Security Patching
13 14 (41.18%) CCENT
14 12 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
15 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
16 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (5.88%) JBoss
1 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.88%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 30 (88.24%) Firewall
2 28 (82.35%) SSL
3 26 (76.47%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (50.00%) Network Security
4 17 (50.00%) WAN
5 2 (5.88%) SMTP
5 2 (5.88%) SNMP
5 2 (5.88%) DNS
5 2 (5.88%) Internet
5 2 (5.88%) Extranet
5 2 (5.88%) SSH
6 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Analyst
1 24 (70.59%) Security Analyst
2 16 (47.06%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Technical Security Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Information Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Network Support
5 2 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Security Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Security Manager
6 1 (2.94%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (76.47%) PKI
2 17 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (8.82%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) ITIL
2 26 (76.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 26 (76.47%) Kalman Filter
3 25 (73.53%) Penetration Testing
4 17 (50.00%) Migration
5 15 (44.12%) Service Delivery
6 14 (41.18%) Security Patching
7 12 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (14.71%) Security Architecture
9 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.76%) Service Management
9 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
9 4 (11.76%) Information Security
9 4 (11.76%) ISMS
9 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.88%) Security Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Time Management
10 2 (5.88%) Security Management
11 1 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
11 1 (2.94%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
1 2 (5.88%) PHP
1 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (64.71%) ITIL Certification
2 21 (61.76%) CISSP
3 20 (58.82%) CISM
3 20 (58.82%) CISMP
4 14 (41.18%) CCENT
5 1 (2.94%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (82.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (52.94%) QA
3 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco
1 26 (76.47%) CheckPoint
2 24 (70.59%) Kaspersky
3 22 (64.71%) Clearswift
4 17 (50.00%) VMware
5 15 (44.12%) Citrix
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle
7 2 (5.88%) hybris
7 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
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