Period
to 11 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Suricata skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Suricata over the 6 months to 11 December 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.

Suricata Intrusion Detection System (IDS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 206 254 -
Rank change year-on-year +48 - +236
Contract jobs citing Suricata 9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.042% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.99% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median daily rate £575 - -
Central London median daily rate £575 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Suricata is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 912 1,226 848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.29% 17.18% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 982 685
City of London median daily rate £538 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £325 £290 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £670
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 8
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +10.00% -38.18%
10th Percentile £12.76 £14.80 £12.64
90th Percentile £43.50 £25.50 £39.50
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +6.95% -1.58% -30.91%

Suricata
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Suricata as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Suricata in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Suricata 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 City of London region with a requirement for Suricata.

1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
1 9 (100.00%) JSON
1 9 (100.00%) Qualys
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (100.00%) Splunk
1 9 (100.00%) AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
3 7 (77.78%) RHCE
3 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) DevOps
3 7 (77.78%) Datadog
3 7 (77.78%) Open Source
3 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (77.78%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (77.78%) Runbook
3 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Automation
4 6 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (66.67%) ServiceNow
4 6 (66.67%) User Stories
4 6 (66.67%) Kanban
4 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (66.67%) Internet

Suricata
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (100.00%) AWS
2 7 (77.78%) Datadog
3 6 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
4 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
1 7 (77.78%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (66.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) JSON
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Open Source
2 7 (77.78%) Runbook
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Kanban
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Cyber Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 2 (22.22%) SIEM
4 2 (22.22%) Threat Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Threat Management
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) RHCE
3 3 (33.33%) AWS Certification
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 2 (22.22%) NIST
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Qualys
1 9 (100.00%) Splunk
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (66.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
3 1 (11.11%) Tableau