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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 122 144 121
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Contract jobs citing SIEM 18 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.64% 0.37% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.46% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 1
Median daily rate £448 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £464 £450 £489
% change year-on-year
+3.05% -7.92%
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
2309 2629 1875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.56% 81.72% 77.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1490 1838 1154
Median daily rate £420 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 81 57
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.66 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £37.04 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 +9 17 £448 +19.33%
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
SIEM
England

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 25 (69.44%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (61.11%) Firewall
3 19 (52.78%) Use Case
4 16 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (41.67%) Anomaly Detection
5 15 (41.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 15 (41.67%) HTTP
6 11 (30.56%) Information Security
6 11 (30.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (27.78%) Nmap
7 10 (27.78%) Nessus
7 10 (27.78%) Metasploit
8 7 (19.44%) CISSP
9 6 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
10 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
10 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (11.11%) Computer Security
11 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
11 4 (11.11%) Finance
11 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
11 4 (11.11%) Unix
11 4 (11.11%) Windows
11 4 (11.11%) LAN
11 4 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (8.33%) Threat Modelling
12 3 (8.33%) Threat Management
12 3 (8.33%) QRadar
12 3 (8.33%) Security Operations
12 3 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre

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:

Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) Firewall
2 15 (41.67%) HTTP
3 11 (30.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (11.11%) LAN
5 3 (8.33%) SNMP
5 3 (8.33%) SSL
5 3 (8.33%) VPN
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security
7 1 (2.78%) SAN
7 1 (2.78%) WAN
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Security Analyst
3 12 (33.33%) Consultant
3 12 (33.33%) Security Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Information Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Architect
6 2 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Security Architect
6 2 (5.56%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Risk Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Technology Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
3 4 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (8.33%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Unix
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (52.78%) Use Case
3 15 (41.67%) Anomaly Detection
4 11 (30.56%) Information Security
5 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.11%) Computer Security
6 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (8.33%) Analytics
7 3 (8.33%) ITIL
7 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.33%) Security Operations
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.33%) Threat Management
7 3 (8.33%) Threat Modelling
7 3 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
8 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.56%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Threat Detection
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) CISSP
2 2 (5.56%) CISM
3 1 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (2.78%) CISA
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) GCIH
3 1 (2.78%) GIAC
3 1 (2.78%) GSEC
3 1 (2.78%) GSLC
3 1 (2.78%) GSNA
3 1 (2.78%) SANS
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 10 (27.78%) Nessus
2 10 (27.78%) Nmap
3 3 (8.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Intel
1 1 (2.78%) LogRhythm
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft