Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 93 76
Rank change year-on-year +17 -17 -
Contract jobs citing SIEM 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.66% 0.077% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.088% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £625 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.00% +38.89% -
10th Percentile £328 £613 £425
90th Percentile £638 £638 £475
East of England median daily rate £396 £495 £525
% change year-on-year -20.05% -5.71% +16.67%
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 912 1,130 878
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.12% 86.99% 82.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 563 377
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -3.54%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £213
90th Percentile £588 £563 £538
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 103 103
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £27.75 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.63% +19.40% -4.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.89 £13.55
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.95 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.88 £32.33 £32.50
% change year-on-year -41.62% -0.52% +9.24%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 January 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 - 5 £340 - 2
SIEM
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (71.43%) CISSP
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
4 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (57.14%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (57.14%) Threat Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (57.14%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (57.14%) SANS
4 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
4 4 (57.14%) GCFE
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Law
4 4 (57.14%) GCIH
4 4 (57.14%) GIAC
4 4 (57.14%) Data Privacy
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 4 (57.14%) CSIRT
4 4 (57.14%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (57.14%) Runbook
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) CISM
6 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 4 (57.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (57.14%) Data Privacy
4 4 (57.14%) Runbook
4 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
4 4 (57.14%) Threat Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (57.14%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) E-Discovery
6 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Security Management
6 1 (14.29%) Threat Detection
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) GCFE
2 4 (57.14%) GCIH
2 4 (57.14%) GIAC
2 4 (57.14%) SANS
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 4 (57.14%) CSIRT