The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 130 149 126
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -23
Contract jobs citing SIEM 10 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.034% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.041% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Median daily rate £423 - £353
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 - £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2356 2438 1946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.25% 82.73% 76.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1661 1680 1295
Median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 53 52
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SIEM
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
South Yorkshire - 7 £420 - 1
West Yorkshire +6 3 £463 - 11
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 15 (55.56%) Firewall
2 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
3 10 (37.04%) QRadar
4 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 9 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (25.93%) Information Security
6 7 (25.93%) Internet
7 6 (22.22%) Use Case
7 6 (22.22%) Computer Security
7 6 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (18.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (18.52%) Analytics
8 5 (18.52%) Linux
8 5 (18.52%) Unix
8 5 (18.52%) Security Management
9 4 (14.81%) HTTP
9 4 (14.81%) CISSP
9 4 (14.81%) VPN
10 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
10 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 3 (11.11%) SSL
10 3 (11.11%) Nessus
10 3 (11.11%) Nmap
10 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
10 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) Internet
3 4 (14.81%) HTTP
3 4 (14.81%) VPN
4 3 (11.11%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (11.11%) LAN
4 3 (11.11%) SNMP
4 3 (11.11%) SSL
5 2 (7.41%) BGP
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
5 2 (7.41%) MPLS
5 2 (7.41%) OSPF
5 2 (7.41%) SAN
5 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) FWSM
6 1 (3.70%) HSRP
6 1 (3.70%) VRRP
6 1 (3.70%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Informix
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
1 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Redis
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Metasploit
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Hudson
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.41%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Security Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Blue Coat Specialist
2 7 (25.93%) Network Specialist
3 4 (14.81%) IT Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Information Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Monitoring Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Monitoring Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Check Point Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) SIEM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (3.70%) LAMP
2 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) IBM XIV
4 1 (3.70%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows NT
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Information Security
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Security
2 6 (22.22%) Use Case
3 5 (18.52%) Analytics
3 5 (18.52%) Security Management
4 3 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
4 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.41%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Security Operations
5 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) Perl
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
2 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) CISSP
2 3 (11.11%) CISM
3 2 (7.41%) CCIE
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) CCDE
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) CCSP
4 1 (3.70%) GIAC
4 1 (3.70%) ISSAP
4 1 (3.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) ProxySG
1 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) QRadar
2 5 (18.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (11.11%) Nessus
3 3 (11.11%) Nmap
4 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.70%) Cacti
5 1 (3.70%) Graphite
5 1 (3.70%) Nagios
5 1 (3.70%) Opsview
5 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.41%) F5
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.41%) Splunk
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds