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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 87 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing SIEM 17 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.94% 1.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 0
Average daily rate £470 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £457 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.52% +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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
1479 1271 1036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.67% 76.66% 75.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 684 543
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 39
Average hourly rate £18.99 £16.16 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% -7.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.00 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Salford - 1 £288 -
SIEM
North West

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (41.67%) Network Security
2 13 (36.11%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (36.11%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (27.78%) Splunk
3 10 (27.78%) Security Operations
3 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 10 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (22.22%) Intel Security
5 8 (22.22%) Firewall
5 8 (22.22%) Finance
5 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (19.44%) PKI
6 7 (19.44%) PCI DSS
6 7 (19.44%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (16.67%) QRadar
7 6 (16.67%) Threat Management
7 6 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (16.67%) Cisco
7 6 (16.67%) IBM
7 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 6 (16.67%) CISSP
7 6 (16.67%) Symantec
7 6 (16.67%) Unix
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL
8 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
8 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
8 5 (13.89%) CISM
8 5 (13.89%) Information Security
8 5 (13.89%) Sourcefire

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (8.33%) Apache
1 3 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) Network Security
2 8 (22.22%) Firewall
3 5 (13.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.11%) DHCP
4 4 (11.11%) DNS
4 4 (11.11%) SMTP
4 4 (11.11%) tcpdump
4 4 (11.11%) Wireshark
5 3 (8.33%) LAN
5 3 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (8.33%) SSL
5 3 (8.33%) WAN
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.56%) LDAP
7 1 (2.78%) DMZ
7 1 (2.78%) FTP
7 1 (2.78%) HTTP
7 1 (2.78%) Internet
7 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
1 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) AppScan
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Consultant
1 13 (36.11%) Security Consultant
2 10 (27.78%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Security Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Security Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) SOC Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) SIEM Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Security Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) SIEM Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) SIEM Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) SOC Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Security Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Regular Expression
1 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (19.44%) PKI
2 7 (19.44%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Cybersecurity
1 13 (36.11%) Vulnerability Management
2 10 (27.78%) Security Operations
3 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (16.67%) Threat Management
5 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.89%) Information Security
5 5 (13.89%) ITIL
6 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 4 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
7 3 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (8.33%) Use Case
8 2 (5.56%) Change Management
8 2 (5.56%) ISMS
8 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.56%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) Security Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
3 1 (2.78%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) CISSP
2 5 (13.89%) CISM
3 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.78%) CCNP
5 1 (2.78%) CEH
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (19.44%) PCI DSS
3 4 (11.11%) COBIT
4 1 (2.78%) GMP
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) Snort
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (16.67%) QRadar
2 4 (11.11%) Proventia
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.78%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (2.78%) Kibana
4 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.78%) Nagios
4 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Splunk
2 8 (22.22%) Intel Security
3 6 (16.67%) Cisco
3 6 (16.67%) IBM
3 6 (16.67%) Symantec
4 5 (13.89%) Sourcefire
5 4 (11.11%) Forcepoint
6 3 (8.33%) AlienVault
6 3 (8.33%) LogRhythm
7 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper
8 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.78%) GFI Software
8 1 (2.78%) HP
8 1 (2.78%) Intel
8 1 (2.78%) NetIQ
8 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.78%) Qualys
8 1 (2.78%) VMware
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