The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
England / South East
Rank 211 176 248
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +72
Contract jobs citing SIEM 28 87 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.99% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.22% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 56 15
Median daily rate £441 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.75% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £378 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £454 £450 £483
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6185 7114 7546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.81% 81.31% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3650 4401 4125
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 276 249
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.03 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SIEM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SIEM across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SIEM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SIEM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SIEM across the South East region.

SIEM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SIEM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire -4 17 £441 -7.59% 5
Surrey +8 5 £471 -21.45% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 3 £413 -17.50%
Berkshire -18 2 £400 -24.17% 6
Middlesex +3 1 £375 -25.00%
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 53 (54.64%) Firewall
2 31 (31.96%) Linux
3 30 (30.93%) Cybersecurity
4 29 (29.90%) Information Security
5 26 (26.80%) Windows
5 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
6 24 (24.74%) ITIL
7 23 (23.71%) Penetration Testing
8 22 (22.68%) Vulnerability Management
8 22 (22.68%) VMware
8 22 (22.68%) CheckPoint
9 21 (21.65%) Cisco
10 20 (20.62%) CISSP
10 20 (20.62%) SC Cleared
11 18 (18.56%) Risk Management
12 17 (17.53%) Network Security
12 17 (17.53%) Security Operations
13 16 (16.49%) Data Loss Prevention
13 16 (16.49%) Intrusion Detection
13 16 (16.49%) Service Management
14 15 (15.46%) Security Management
14 15 (15.46%) AIX
14 15 (15.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (15.46%) PCI DSS
14 15 (15.46%) Security Hardening
15 14 (14.43%) HP
16 13 (13.40%) IBM
16 13 (13.40%) Oracle
16 13 (13.40%) Management Information System
16 13 (13.40%) User Stories

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (9.28%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.12%) Apache
2 4 (4.12%) IIS
2 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.09%) JBoss
4 1 (1.03%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.03%) SAS
4 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Project
2 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.40%) IaaS
2 7 (7.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (54.64%) Firewall
2 17 (17.53%) Network Security
3 16 (16.49%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (13.40%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (11.34%) DNS
6 9 (9.28%) Internet
6 9 (9.28%) TCP/IP
7 7 (7.22%) MPLS
7 7 (7.22%) SSL
7 7 (7.22%) VPN
8 5 (5.15%) LAN
8 5 (5.15%) WAN
9 4 (4.12%) DHCP
9 4 (4.12%) LDAP
9 4 (4.12%) SSH
10 3 (3.09%) HTTP
11 2 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.06%) VoIP
12 1 (1.03%) HSRP
12 1 (1.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) DB2
2 5 (5.15%) MySQL
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.03%) Big Data
3 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.03%) HBase
3 1 (1.03%) OLAP
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.03%) Banking
2 1 (1.03%) Legal
2 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (24.74%) Analyst
2 15 (15.46%) Security Analyst
3 13 (13.40%) Security Engineer
4 11 (11.34%) Network Engineer
5 10 (10.31%) Security Specialist
6 9 (9.28%) Consultant
6 9 (9.28%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) SIEM Analyst
8 7 (7.22%) SOC Analyst
9 6 (6.19%) Security Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) Architect
10 5 (5.15%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 5 (5.15%) Firewall Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) Incident Analyst
10 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) SIEM Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Developer
11 4 (4.12%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) SIEM Specialist
12 3 (3.09%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.31%) Middleware
2 1 (1.03%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.03%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.03%) J2EE
2 1 (1.03%) REST
2 1 (1.03%) RESTful
2 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.34%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.25%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (7.22%) CMDB
4 7 (7.22%) Driving Licence
4 7 (7.22%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.15%) Clustering
6 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.09%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.09%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (3.09%) PKI
8 2 (2.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.03%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (1.03%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.96%) Linux
2 26 (26.80%) Windows
3 15 (15.46%) AIX
4 9 (9.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.19%) Solaris
6 5 (5.15%) Unix
7 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.06%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) Cybersecurity
2 29 (29.90%) Information Security
3 24 (24.74%) ITIL
4 23 (23.71%) Penetration Testing
5 22 (22.68%) Vulnerability Management
6 18 (18.56%) Risk Management
7 17 (17.53%) Security Operations
8 16 (16.49%) Data Loss Prevention
8 16 (16.49%) Service Management
9 15 (15.46%) Security Hardening
9 15 (15.46%) Security Management
10 13 (13.40%) User Stories
11 12 (12.37%) Event Correlation
12 11 (11.34%) Security Monitoring
13 10 (10.31%) Computer Security
14 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (9.28%) Change Management
15 8 (8.25%) Cryptography
15 8 (8.25%) Project Management
15 8 (8.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.15%) SQL
2 4 (4.12%) Perl
2 4 (4.12%) Python
3 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
2 20 (20.62%) CISSP
2 20 (20.62%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.31%) GCIH
4 8 (8.25%) GIAC
5 7 (7.22%) CISM
5 7 (7.22%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.09%) Degree
6 3 (3.09%) RHCSA
7 2 (2.06%) CCSE
7 2 (2.06%) CEH
7 2 (2.06%) GCIA
7 2 (2.06%) SANS
8 1 (1.03%) CISA
8 1 (1.03%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.46%) PCI DSS
2 7 (7.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (3.09%) ISO27002
4 2 (2.06%) COBIT
4 2 (2.06%) COSO
4 2 (2.06%) HIPAA
4 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.06%) SAS 70
5 1 (1.03%) GPG13
System Software
1 15 (15.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.22%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.09%) Snort
4 1 (1.03%) vCloud
4 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (13.40%) QRadar
2 7 (7.22%) Puppet
3 6 (6.19%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (4.12%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (4.12%) RSA Security Analytics
4 4 (4.12%) WSUS
5 3 (3.09%) CSIRT
5 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.03%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (1.03%) Kibana
7 1 (1.03%) logstash
7 1 (1.03%) Nessus
7 1 (1.03%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.03%) RSA enVision
7 1 (1.03%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (22.68%) CheckPoint
1 22 (22.68%) VMware
2 21 (21.65%) Cisco
3 14 (14.43%) HP
4 13 (13.40%) ArcSight
4 13 (13.40%) IBM
4 13 (13.40%) Oracle
5 12 (12.37%) Intel Security
5 12 (12.37%) Splunk
6 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
6 10 (10.31%) Red Hat
7 8 (8.25%) LogRhythm
8 7 (7.22%) BMC
8 7 (7.22%) CA
8 7 (7.22%) SolarWinds
8 7 (7.22%) Symantec
9 5 (5.15%) Qualys
10 2 (2.06%) F5
10 2 (2.06%) Juniper
10 2 (2.06%) NetWitness
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