Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for SIEM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SIEM over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 101 119
Rank change year-on-year -30 +18 0
Contract jobs citing SIEM 5 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 0.57% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.68% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 7
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £560 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +50.00% -48.72%
10th Percentile £407 £463 £300
90th Percentile £568 £676 £385
South East median daily rate £525 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

SIEM is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1930 1472 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.71% 84.16% 80.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 802 1108
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +9.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £254 £235 £238
90th Percentile £537 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 60 61
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.07% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £9.72 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.65 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing SIEM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in Buckinghamshire

SIEM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SIEM in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SIEM in Buckinghamshire

SIEM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SIEM in Buckinghamshire

SIEM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -33 4 £565 +18.95% 1
SIEM
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (60.00%) Qualys
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Tufin
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (60.00%) WAP
3 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (60.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) Splunk
3 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (60.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) OSINT
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) OSINT
2 1 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) GCIA
1 1 (20.00%) GCIH
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) F5
1 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (60.00%) Qualys
1 3 (60.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (60.00%) Splunk
1 3 (60.00%) Tufin
2 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (20.00%) HP