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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 209 212 239
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +27
Contract jobs citing SIEM 53 58 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.62% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.77% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 9
Median daily rate £525 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £424 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.60 - -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7189 7489 6961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.56% 79.47% 76.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4385 4352 3850
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 245 263
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.88 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.59% -20.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.46 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.82 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 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
Hampshire +9 22 £525 +7.69% 2
Berkshire +4 18 £500 +10.86% 9
Surrey -12 5 £525 -1.86% 3
West Sussex - 3 £430 -
Thames Valley - 3 £600 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £550 - 1
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 South East region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 48 (36.64%) Linux
2 44 (33.59%) CISSP
3 42 (32.06%) Windows
4 38 (29.01%) Security Operations
5 37 (28.24%) Information Security
6 30 (22.90%) Firewall
7 29 (22.14%) ArcSight
8 27 (20.61%) Security Cleared
8 27 (20.61%) Cybersecurity
9 25 (19.08%) Intrusion Detection
10 24 (18.32%) Analytics
10 24 (18.32%) AIX
11 23 (17.56%) Splunk
12 22 (16.79%) SC Cleared
12 22 (16.79%) Oracle
12 22 (16.79%) DB2
13 21 (16.03%) PCI DSS
13 21 (16.03%) WebSphere
14 20 (15.27%) Network Security
15 18 (13.74%) TCP/IP
15 18 (13.74%) Management Information System
15 18 (13.74%) QRadar
16 17 (12.98%) GCIH
17 16 (12.21%) RSA Security Analytics
18 15 (11.45%) Mentoring
18 15 (11.45%) Telecoms
18 15 (11.45%) VPN
19 14 (10.69%) Cisco
19 14 (10.69%) Intel Security
19 14 (10.69%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 21 (16.03%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.34%) Apache
3 3 (2.29%) JBoss
3 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.34%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.16%) SaaS
2 8 (6.11%) PaaS
3 6 (4.58%) IaaS
4 5 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 30 (22.90%) Firewall
2 25 (19.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 20 (15.27%) Network Security
4 18 (13.74%) TCP/IP
5 15 (11.45%) VPN
6 11 (8.40%) DNS
7 8 (6.11%) Internet
7 8 (6.11%) LAN
7 8 (6.11%) MPLS
7 8 (6.11%) WAN
8 7 (5.34%) DHCP
9 4 (3.05%) HTTP
9 4 (3.05%) IPsec
9 4 (3.05%) VLAN
10 3 (2.29%) FTP
10 3 (2.29%) LDAP
10 3 (2.29%) SMTP
10 3 (2.29%) SSH
10 3 (2.29%) SSL
11 2 (1.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.79%) DB2
2 6 (4.58%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.05%) Big Data
3 4 (3.05%) MySQL
4 2 (1.53%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.53%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
General
1 15 (11.45%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.11%) Finance
3 1 (0.76%) Banking
3 1 (0.76%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (0.76%) Electronics
3 1 (0.76%) Games
3 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.76%) Legal
3 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.76%) Marketing
3 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (29.01%) Analyst
2 17 (12.98%) Consultant
2 17 (12.98%) SOC Analyst
3 15 (11.45%) Security Analyst
3 15 (11.45%) Security Consultant
4 14 (10.69%) Security Specialist
5 12 (9.16%) Incident Analyst
5 12 (9.16%) Security Engineer
5 12 (9.16%) Technical Security Specialist
5 12 (9.16%) Technical Specialist
6 11 (8.40%) Architect
7 8 (6.11%) SIEM Consultant
8 7 (5.34%) Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.34%) Security Manager
8 7 (5.34%) Security Project Manager
9 6 (4.58%) Security Architect
10 5 (3.82%) Applications Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.34%) Middleware
2 2 (1.53%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.53%) Web Services
3 1 (0.76%) .NET
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.76%) J2EE
3 1 (0.76%) REST
3 1 (0.76%) SOAP
3 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.74%) Management Information System
2 13 (9.92%) Security Operations Centre
3 10 (7.63%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (3.82%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.05%) Cloud Native
5 4 (3.05%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.05%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.29%) PKI
7 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.53%) DataPower
7 2 (1.53%) iPad
7 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.53%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.76%) CESG
8 1 (0.76%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (36.64%) Linux
2 42 (32.06%) Windows
3 24 (18.32%) AIX
4 10 (7.63%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.82%) Unix
6 5 (3.82%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.05%) Solaris
7 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.29%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.53%) Debian
10 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.01%) Security Operations
2 37 (28.24%) Information Security
3 27 (20.61%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (18.32%) Analytics
5 15 (11.45%) Mentoring
6 14 (10.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (10.69%) Incident Management
6 14 (10.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 12 (9.16%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (9.16%) Vulnerability Management
8 11 (8.40%) Change Management
9 10 (7.63%) Digital Forensics
9 10 (7.63%) ITIL
10 9 (6.87%) Problem Management
11 8 (6.11%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.34%) Security Architecture
13 6 (4.58%) Data Analysis
13 6 (4.58%) Information Assurance
13 6 (4.58%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (4.58%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.34%) Python
1 7 (5.34%) SQL
2 5 (3.82%) Perl
3 4 (3.05%) C
3 4 (3.05%) Java
4 2 (1.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.53%) PHP
5 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (33.59%) CISSP
2 27 (20.61%) Security Cleared
3 22 (16.79%) SC Cleared
4 17 (12.98%) GCIH
5 13 (9.92%) GCIA
6 11 (8.40%) CEH
7 10 (7.63%) SANS
8 9 (6.87%) Degree
9 7 (5.34%) CISM
10 6 (4.58%) CCNA
10 6 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (3.05%) CCIE
11 4 (3.05%) CCNP
11 4 (3.05%) GIAC
12 3 (2.29%) CCA
12 3 (2.29%) CCSA
12 3 (2.29%) CCSE
12 3 (2.29%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (2.29%) RHCSA
12 3 (2.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.03%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (3.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.05%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (3.05%) SLA
5 2 (1.53%) COBIT
5 2 (1.53%) COSO
5 2 (1.53%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.76%) GPG13
6 1 (0.76%) ISO22301
System Software
1 9 (6.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.58%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.29%) BitLocker
3 3 (2.29%) XenApp
4 2 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (13.74%) QRadar
2 16 (12.21%) RSA Security Analytics
3 11 (8.40%) Puppet
4 7 (5.34%) ArcSight ESM
5 6 (4.58%) WSUS
6 5 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (2.29%) RSA Archer
7 3 (2.29%) SCCM
8 2 (1.53%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.76%) Endace
9 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 29 (22.14%) ArcSight
2 23 (17.56%) Splunk
3 22 (16.79%) Oracle
4 14 (10.69%) Cisco
4 14 (10.69%) Intel Security
5 12 (9.16%) LogRhythm
5 12 (9.16%) NetWitness
6 11 (8.40%) HP
7 10 (7.63%) IBM
8 9 (6.87%) VMware
9 7 (5.34%) Symantec
10 6 (4.58%) Citrix
10 6 (4.58%) Qualys
11 5 (3.82%) Barracuda Networks
11 5 (3.82%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.82%) Rackspace
11 5 (3.82%) Remedy
12 4 (3.05%) F5
12 4 (3.05%) Microsoft
12 4 (3.05%) Tripwire
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