Period
to 19 December 2018

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 6 months to 19 December 2018 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
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 126 115
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11 +17
Contract jobs citing SIEM 60 33 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.57% 0.92% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.11% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 21 37
Hampshire median daily rate £575 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £400 £405 £277
90th Percentile £638 £750 £630
South East median daily rate £575 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire 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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,275 2,972 3,084
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 85.44% 83.13% 82.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,082 1,785 1,977
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £243 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +3.53% +4.42% +2.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 117 163
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.82 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.45% +23.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.85 £12.24 £12.05
90th Percentile £57.41 £49.60 £57.35
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +4.17% -2.04% -4.92%

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 19 December 2018.

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 6 months to 19 December 2018. 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
Basingstoke +9 14 £298 -37.26% 3
Gosport -6 14 £625 -
Farnborough -6 7 £450 -18.18% 2
Havant -2 5 £496 +16.76%
Fareham -5 5 £400 -23.81% 1
Winchester - 4 £625 -
Southampton -25 1 £575 -
Hook - 1 £500 -
Portsmouth - 1 - - 1
SIEM
South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 40 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 32 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 16 (26.67%) Information Security
4 15 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 15 (25.00%) ArcSight
5 13 (21.67%) LogRhythm
5 13 (21.67%) Windows
5 13 (21.67%) Cisco
6 12 (20.00%) Linux
6 12 (20.00%) Use Case
7 11 (18.33%) CyberArk
7 11 (18.33%) Splunk
7 11 (18.33%) Office 365
7 11 (18.33%) Incident Management
7 11 (18.33%) SCCM
7 11 (18.33%) SCOM
7 11 (18.33%) Firewall
7 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
7 11 (18.33%) IIS
7 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
7 11 (18.33%) Citrix
8 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
8 10 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (15.00%) Content Development
9 9 (15.00%) PKI
9 9 (15.00%) Service Management
10 8 (13.33%) Degree
10 8 (13.33%) Problem-Solving

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 11 (18.33%) IIS
2 4 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.67%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.33%) Office 365
2 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) Firewall
2 7 (11.67%) MPLS
3 6 (10.00%) DNS
4 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.67%) FTP
5 4 (6.67%) HTTP
5 4 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 4 (6.67%) SMTP
5 4 (6.67%) SSL
5 4 (6.67%) VPN
6 2 (3.33%) BGP
6 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.33%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (3.33%) Multicast
6 2 (3.33%) NX-OS
6 2 (3.33%) OSPF
6 2 (3.33%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (3.33%) TACACS
6 2 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
1 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Consultant
2 14 (23.33%) ArcSight Consultant
3 12 (20.00%) SIEM Consultant
4 11 (18.33%) Analyst
5 9 (15.00%) CyberArk Consultant
6 8 (13.33%) SOC Analyst
7 7 (11.67%) Administrator
8 6 (10.00%) Splunk Administrator
9 5 (8.33%) SIEM Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Tester
10 4 (6.67%) Architect
10 4 (6.67%) ArcSight Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Security Manager
11 3 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
11 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
11 3 (5.00%) Security Architect
11 3 (5.00%) Security Engineer
12 2 (3.33%) Network Engineer
12 2 (3.33%) Programme Manager
12 2 (3.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) ModSecurity
2 2 (3.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.00%) PKI
3 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (6.67%) DataPower
5 4 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.67%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (11.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.67%) Check Point GAiA
4 4 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Information Security
2 12 (20.00%) Use Case
3 11 (18.33%) Incident Management
4 10 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (15.00%) Content Development
5 9 (15.00%) Service Management
6 8 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 7 (11.67%) Security Operations
7 7 (11.67%) Visualisation
8 6 (10.00%) Application Performance Management
8 6 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (10.00%) Performance Management
9 5 (8.33%) ITIL
9 5 (8.33%) Stress Testing
9 5 (8.33%) Time Management
9 5 (8.33%) Validation
9 5 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 32 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 8 (13.33%) Degree
5 7 (11.67%) CISSP
6 6 (10.00%) ISTQB
7 5 (8.33%) CEH
7 5 (8.33%) ISEB
7 5 (8.33%) SANS
8 4 (6.67%) CCSE
8 4 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (3.33%) A+ Certification
9 2 (3.33%) CCNP
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.67%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.67%) CISA
10 1 (1.67%) CISM
10 1 (1.67%) HNC
10 1 (1.67%) HND
10 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.33%) GDPR
4 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (1.67%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
1 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
1 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (11.67%) vSphere
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) SCCM
1 11 (18.33%) SCOM
2 2 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 13 (21.67%) Cisco
2 13 (21.67%) LogRhythm
3 11 (18.33%) Citrix
3 11 (18.33%) CyberArk
3 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.33%) Splunk
4 7 (11.67%) Veeam
4 7 (11.67%) VMware
5 5 (8.33%) EMC
5 5 (8.33%) Juniper
5 5 (8.33%) SevOne
6 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.67%) IBM
6 4 (6.67%) IronPort
7 3 (5.00%) McAfee
8 2 (3.33%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.67%) CA
9 1 (1.67%) HP
9 1 (1.67%) Symantec