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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 196 228 218
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -10
Contract jobs citing SIEM 58 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.19% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 10 7
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £373 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £400 £444
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
7059 6436 5756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.65% 71.88% 70.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3994 3588 3039
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 263 240
Average hourly rate £27.25 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SIEM across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire +17 24 £500 +5.26% 10
Berkshire 0 13 £500 +33.33% 37
Surrey +16 12 £550 +4.76% 2
East Sussex - 4 £413 -
Kent - 3 £475 - 2
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
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England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 33 (43.42%) ArcSight
2 26 (34.21%) Firewall
3 25 (32.89%) Security Cleared
4 24 (31.58%) CISSP
5 23 (30.26%) Windows
6 19 (25.00%) Cisco
7 18 (23.68%) Linux
7 18 (23.68%) Information Security
7 18 (23.68%) Intrusion Detection
7 18 (23.68%) Analytics
8 17 (22.37%) Kalman Filter
8 17 (22.37%) SC Cleared
8 17 (22.37%) McAfee
9 16 (21.05%) ITIL
10 15 (19.74%) Security Management
11 14 (18.42%) PKI
11 14 (18.42%) Incident Management
12 13 (17.11%) Cyber Security
12 13 (17.11%) UNIX
13 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
13 12 (15.79%) Finance
14 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
14 11 (14.47%) SQL
14 11 (14.47%) HP
15 10 (13.16%) Middleware
15 10 (13.16%) LAN
15 10 (13.16%) WAN
15 10 (13.16%) Service Management
15 10 (13.16%) Security Architecture
16 9 (11.84%) PCI DSS

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 26 (34.21%) Firewall
2 18 (23.68%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 10 (13.16%) LAN
4 10 (13.16%) WAN
5 8 (10.53%) SAN
6 7 (9.21%) HTTP
6 7 (9.21%) SSL
7 6 (7.89%) DNS
7 6 (7.89%) Network Security
8 5 (6.58%) BGP
9 4 (5.26%) VPN
9 4 (5.26%) ATM
9 4 (5.26%) SSH
9 4 (5.26%) Multicast
9 4 (5.26%) Wireshark
9 4 (5.26%) NAS
9 4 (5.26%) tcpdump
9 4 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (3.95%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) NoSQL
1 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
1 5 (6.58%) Big Data
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) MySQL
2 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Multimedia
2 4 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Analyst
2 17 (22.37%) Consultant
3 10 (13.16%) Security Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Security Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Architect
6 7 (9.21%) Security Manager
6 7 (9.21%) Security Consultant
7 6 (7.89%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.89%) Incident Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Operations Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Cyber Security Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Security Project Manager
10 3 (3.95%) Security Operations Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) Network Security Consultant
10 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
10 3 (3.95%) Network Consultant
10 3 (3.95%) Operations Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) Security Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) Middleware
2 4 (5.26%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) PKI
2 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.58%) Replication
4 4 (5.26%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.95%) CESG
6 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.32%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.32%) CMDB
7 1 (1.32%) Wiki
7 1 (1.32%) Economics
7 1 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.32%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.26%) Windows
2 18 (23.68%) Linux
3 13 (17.11%) UNIX
4 7 (9.21%) Solaris
5 4 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Information Security
1 18 (23.68%) Analytics
2 17 (22.37%) Kalman Filter
3 16 (21.05%) ITIL
4 15 (19.74%) Security Management
5 14 (18.42%) Incident Management
6 13 (17.11%) Cyber Security
7 10 (13.16%) Service Management
7 10 (13.16%) Security Architecture
8 9 (11.84%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (10.53%) Project Management
9 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (10.53%) Change Management
9 8 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (10.53%) Use Case
10 7 (9.21%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (9.21%) ITSM
11 6 (7.89%) Validation
12 5 (6.58%) Change Control
12 5 (6.58%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.47%) SQL
2 6 (7.89%) Perl
3 5 (6.58%) Python
4 3 (3.95%) C
5 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (32.89%) Security Cleared
2 24 (31.58%) CISSP
3 17 (22.37%) SC Cleared
4 7 (9.21%) Degree
5 5 (6.58%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.58%) ACSA
5 5 (6.58%) GCIA
6 4 (5.26%) GCIH
6 4 (5.26%) CISM
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.63%) PMP
7 2 (2.63%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.63%) GIAC
7 2 (2.63%) CCSA
8 1 (1.32%) CCSE
8 1 (1.32%) GSEC
8 1 (1.32%) CCIE
8 1 (1.32%) CCSP
8 1 (1.32%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 4 (5.26%) COBIT
2 4 (5.26%) COSO
3 3 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) XenApp
1 5 (6.58%) vSphere
1 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.26%) Snort
3 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.63%) Nessus
3 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (43.42%) ArcSight
2 19 (25.00%) Cisco
3 17 (22.37%) McAfee
4 11 (14.47%) HP
5 9 (11.84%) Sourcefire
5 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (9.21%) Juniper
6 7 (9.21%) VMware
7 6 (7.89%) CheckPoint
7 6 (7.89%) Splunk
8 5 (6.58%) Citrix
9 4 (5.26%) Websense
9 4 (5.26%) CA
9 4 (5.26%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.95%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.63%) SAP
11 2 (2.63%) Oracle
11 2 (2.63%) Intel
11 2 (2.63%) Software AG
11 2 (2.63%) LogRhythm
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