The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for SIEM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 28 March 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 / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 94 109
Rank change year-on-year -6 +15  
Contract jobs citing SIEM 12 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.64% 1.27% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.59% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 12
Median daily rate £463 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £318 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £500
% change year-on-year - -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

SIEM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1487 1764 1783
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.73% 79.96% 81.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 1189 1017
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 68 88
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing SIEM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in Hampshire

SIEM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SIEM in Hampshire

SIEM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SIEM in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SIEM in Hampshire

SIEM
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Basingstoke +1 2 £463 -7.50%
Andover - 2 £603 -
Fleet +22 1 £395 +17.91%
Havant -4 1 - -
Farnborough -6 1 £390 -13.33%
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 29 (55.77%) Firewall
2 21 (40.38%) VMware
3 18 (34.62%) Windows
4 17 (32.69%) ITIL
4 17 (32.69%) Linux
5 16 (30.77%) CheckPoint
5 16 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (28.85%) Vulnerability Management
7 14 (26.92%) Security Cleared
7 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (26.92%) HP
7 14 (26.92%) Data Loss Prevention
8 13 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (25.00%) Security Hardening
8 13 (25.00%) Risk Management
8 13 (25.00%) Security Management
8 13 (25.00%) Service Management
8 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 13 (25.00%) IaaS
9 12 (23.08%) ArcSight
9 12 (23.08%) Information Security
9 12 (23.08%) Cisco
9 12 (23.08%) Event Correlation
10 11 (21.15%) User Stories
10 11 (21.15%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (19.23%) IBM
11 10 (19.23%) Oracle
11 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
11 10 (19.23%) QRadar

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.69%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 3 (5.77%) JBoss
3 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.92%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.00%) IaaS
2 7 (13.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (55.77%) Firewall
2 11 (21.15%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (15.38%) DNS
3 8 (15.38%) Network Security
4 7 (13.46%) Internet
5 6 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (11.54%) MPLS
6 4 (7.69%) LDAP
6 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (5.77%) DHCP
7 3 (5.77%) VPN
8 2 (3.85%) WAN
9 1 (1.92%) FTP
9 1 (1.92%) SMTP
9 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) DB2
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Security Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Analyst
2 6 (11.54%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Security Analyst
2 6 (11.54%) Security Specialist
3 5 (9.62%) Firewall Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) SIEM Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) SIEM Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
5 3 (5.77%) CISSP Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Implementation Specialist
5 3 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) SIEM Specialist
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
3 7 (13.46%) CMDB
3 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (11.54%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.77%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) Linux
3 9 (17.31%) AIX
4 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) Solaris
5 1 (1.92%) Unix
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) ITIL
2 16 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (28.85%) Vulnerability Management
4 14 (26.92%) Data Loss Prevention
5 13 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 13 (25.00%) Security Hardening
5 13 (25.00%) Security Management
5 13 (25.00%) Service Management
6 12 (23.08%) Event Correlation
6 12 (23.08%) Information Security
7 11 (21.15%) User Stories
8 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (13.46%) Change Management
9 7 (13.46%) Information Assurance
9 7 (13.46%) Project Management
9 7 (13.46%) Scrum
9 7 (13.46%) Server Hardening
10 6 (11.54%) Security Patching
10 6 (11.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) Perl
2 3 (5.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.46%) CISSP
3 7 (13.46%) GCIH
3 7 (13.46%) GIAC
4 3 (5.77%) RHCSA
5 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) CCSE
6 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) Disclosure Scotland
1 7 (13.46%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) GPG13
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.77%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) QRadar
2 7 (13.46%) Puppet
3 6 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (7.69%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (7.69%) WSUS
5 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) VMware
2 16 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 14 (26.92%) HP
4 12 (23.08%) ArcSight
4 12 (23.08%) Cisco
5 10 (19.23%) IBM
5 10 (19.23%) Oracle
6 9 (17.31%) Splunk
7 7 (13.46%) BMC
7 7 (13.46%) CA
7 7 (13.46%) Intel Security
7 7 (13.46%) SolarWinds
7 7 (13.46%) Symantec
8 6 (11.54%) LogRhythm
9 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
10 4 (7.69%) Qualys
11 3 (5.77%) 3PAR
12 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
12 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
13 1 (1.92%) Citrix