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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
England / South East
Rank 190 177 235
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +58
Contract jobs citing SIEM 49 79 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.67% 0.96% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.20% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 21
Median daily rate £475 £595 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.16% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £418 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
5884 6563 7065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.39% 79.99% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3451 3925 3900
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 284 242
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +23 41 £463 -11.90% 3
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £475 - 1
Berkshire -32 3 £525 -12.50% 5
Surrey +3 1 £500 -16.66% 2
West Sussex - 1 £450 -
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 48 (52.75%) Firewall
2 28 (30.77%) Linux
2 28 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
3 27 (29.67%) Security Cleared
4 26 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 26 (28.57%) Information Security
5 23 (25.27%) Windows
5 23 (25.27%) ITIL
5 23 (25.27%) Vulnerability Management
6 22 (24.18%) VMware
7 21 (23.08%) SC Cleared
8 20 (21.98%) CISSP
8 20 (21.98%) CheckPoint
9 19 (20.88%) Cisco
9 19 (20.88%) Security Management
9 19 (20.88%) Risk Management
10 18 (19.78%) Service Management
10 18 (19.78%) Data Loss Prevention
11 17 (18.68%) Management Information System
11 17 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (18.68%) Intrusion Detection
11 17 (18.68%) Security Hardening
12 16 (17.58%) PCI DSS
12 16 (17.58%) Security Operations
13 15 (16.48%) IaaS
13 15 (16.48%) Intel Security
14 14 (15.38%) Splunk
14 14 (15.38%) ArcSight
14 14 (15.38%) QRadar
14 14 (15.38%) Event Correlation

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 8 (8.79%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.40%) Apache
2 4 (4.40%) IIS
2 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.30%) JBoss
4 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Project
2 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.48%) IaaS
2 7 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (52.75%) Firewall
2 17 (18.68%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (13.19%) Network Security
4 9 (9.89%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (9.89%) DNS
4 9 (9.89%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.79%) VPN
6 7 (7.69%) MPLS
6 7 (7.69%) SSL
7 6 (6.59%) Internet
8 4 (4.40%) DHCP
8 4 (4.40%) LAN
8 4 (4.40%) SSH
8 4 (4.40%) WAN
9 3 (3.30%) IPsec
9 3 (3.30%) LDAP
10 2 (2.20%) 3G
10 2 (2.20%) 4G
10 2 (2.20%) HTTP
11 1 (1.10%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.79%) DB2
2 5 (5.49%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.10%) Big Data
3 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.10%) HBase
3 1 (1.10%) OLAP
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (10.99%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Banking
3 1 (1.10%) Billing
3 1 (1.10%) Legal
3 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Analyst
2 15 (16.48%) Security Analyst
3 12 (13.19%) Consultant
4 10 (10.99%) Security Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Security Specialist
5 7 (7.69%) SIEM Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) SIEM Consultant
6 6 (6.59%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Architect
7 5 (5.49%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Incident Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Security Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) SIEM Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Information Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.99%) Middleware
2 3 (3.30%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.10%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.10%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.10%) J2EE
3 1 (1.10%) REST
3 1 (1.10%) RESTful
3 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.99%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.79%) Cryptography
4 7 (7.69%) CMDB
4 7 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 7 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (5.49%) Clustering
6 4 (4.40%) PKI
7 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.20%) Biometrics
8 2 (2.20%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.10%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.77%) Linux
2 23 (25.27%) Windows
3 13 (14.29%) AIX
4 8 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.40%) Solaris
7 3 (3.30%) Unix
8 1 (1.10%) Kali Linux
8 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
2 26 (28.57%) Information Security
2 26 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 23 (25.27%) ITIL
3 23 (25.27%) Vulnerability Management
4 19 (20.88%) Risk Management
4 19 (20.88%) Security Management
5 18 (19.78%) Data Loss Prevention
5 18 (19.78%) Service Management
6 17 (18.68%) Security Hardening
7 16 (17.58%) Security Operations
8 14 (15.38%) Event Correlation
9 13 (14.29%) Analytics
9 13 (14.29%) User Stories
10 10 (10.99%) Change Management
10 10 (10.99%) Project Management
10 10 (10.99%) Security Monitoring
11 9 (9.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (8.79%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.69%) SQL
2 4 (4.40%) Perl
2 4 (4.40%) Python
2 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (29.67%) Security Cleared
2 21 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 20 (21.98%) CISSP
4 11 (12.09%) GIAC
5 10 (10.99%) GCIH
6 9 (9.89%) DV Cleared
7 5 (5.49%) Degree
8 4 (4.40%) CISM
9 3 (3.30%) RHCSA
9 3 (3.30%) SANS
10 2 (2.20%) CCNP
10 2 (2.20%) CCSE
10 2 (2.20%) CEH
10 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (2.20%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (2.20%) CRISC
10 2 (2.20%) GCIA
10 2 (2.20%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (1.10%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.58%) PCI DSS
2 7 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.20%) COBIT
4 2 (2.20%) COSO
4 2 (2.20%) SAS 70
System Software
1 17 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.49%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.20%) Snort
4 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (15.38%) QRadar
2 7 (7.69%) Puppet
3 6 (6.59%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (4.40%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (4.40%) Nessus
4 4 (4.40%) RSA Security Analytics
4 4 (4.40%) WSUS
5 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.20%) CSIRT
7 1 (1.10%) Kibana
7 1 (1.10%) logstash
7 1 (1.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.10%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 22 (24.18%) VMware
2 20 (21.98%) CheckPoint
3 19 (20.88%) Cisco
4 15 (16.48%) Intel Security
5 14 (15.38%) ArcSight
5 14 (15.38%) Splunk
6 11 (12.09%) HP
6 11 (12.09%) Microsoft
7 10 (10.99%) IBM
8 9 (9.89%) Oracle
9 8 (8.79%) LogRhythm
9 8 (8.79%) Red Hat
10 7 (7.69%) BMC
10 7 (7.69%) CA
10 7 (7.69%) Qualys
10 7 (7.69%) SolarWinds
10 7 (7.69%) Symantec
11 4 (4.40%) Fortinet
12 3 (3.30%) Citrix
13 2 (2.20%) NetWitness
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: MARKET RATES
Posted: 5 days ago