The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 40 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing SIEM 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.59% 0.94% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £563 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £490 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
SIEM
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
288 177 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 84.46% 83.10% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 99 62
Average daily rate £500 £395 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% -22.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SIEM across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
1 3 (60.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (60.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 3 (60.00%) SSAE 16
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) GIAC
3 1 (20.00%) Military
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) OSCP
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (60.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) GCFA
2 1 (20.00%) GCFE
2 1 (20.00%) GIAC
2 1 (20.00%) GREM
2 1 (20.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (60.00%) SSAE 16
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft