Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 17 October 2019 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 78 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - +75
Contract jobs citing SIEM 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.25% 0.50% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £413 £625 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.00% - -
East of England median daily rate £575 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,025 1,042 1,124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.21% 86.91% 83.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 556 577
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £436 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.65% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £273 £213
90th Percentile £625 £583 £550
East of England median daily rate £445 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +1.71% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 90 111
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.38 £19.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.74% -48.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.88 £49.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £31.02
% change year-on-year - -43.58% +14.87%

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in Cambridgeshire

SIEM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SIEM in Cambridgeshire

SIEM
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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
Cambridge 0 2 - - 1
SIEM
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SIEM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
2 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (33.33%) Cyberattack
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (33.33%) Runbook
2 1 (33.33%) Unix

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cyberattack
1 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Anomaly Detection
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Runbook
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
1 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System