Period
to 19 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 129 143
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14 +2
Contract jobs citing SIEM 46 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.25% 0.86% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.04% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 21
Hampshire median daily rate £613 £495 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.74% +10.00% -2.70%
10th Percentile £411 £395 £287
90th Percentile £641 £744 £638
South East median daily rate £600 £540 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +7.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £21.50 - -

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 3,095 2,892 3,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 83.92% 82.56% 82.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,864 1,739 2,048
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £291 £246 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 124 182
Hampshire median hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +7.38% +43.27%
10th Percentile £12.23 £12.24 £12.12
90th Percentile £55.00 £47.50 £57.50
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.35% -1.11% -2.17%

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 October 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 October 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
Portsmouth - 11 - -
Basingstoke +6 8 - - 3
Winchester - 7 £625 -
Havant -4 4 - -
Gosport -12 4 £625 - 1
Fareham -1 2 £475 -20.83%
Hook - 1 £500 -
SIEM
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 23 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (43.48%) Firewall
3 18 (39.13%) Information Security
4 15 (32.61%) LogRhythm
5 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
6 12 (26.09%) Incident Management
6 12 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (23.91%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (21.74%) Cisco
9 9 (19.57%) CISSP
9 9 (19.57%) DV Cleared
9 9 (19.57%) ISMS
10 8 (17.39%) PCI DSS
10 8 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (17.39%) PKI
10 8 (17.39%) Unix
11 7 (15.22%) Symantec
11 7 (15.22%) Service Management
12 6 (13.04%) MPLS
12 6 (13.04%) Windows
12 6 (13.04%) ISTQB
12 6 (13.04%) Change Management
12 6 (13.04%) Becrypt
12 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
13 5 (10.87%) Time Management
13 5 (10.87%) ArcSight
13 5 (10.87%) Use Case
13 5 (10.87%) Stress Testing
13 5 (10.87%) Linux
13 5 (10.87%) EMC

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 4 (8.70%) Apache
1 4 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) MPLS
3 5 (10.87%) DNS
3 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.70%) FTP
4 4 (8.70%) HTTP
4 4 (8.70%) NetScaler
4 4 (8.70%) SMTP
4 4 (8.70%) SSL
4 4 (8.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.17%) ATM
5 1 (2.17%) BGP
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) IOS XR
5 1 (2.17%) Multicast
5 1 (2.17%) NX-OS
5 1 (2.17%) OSPF
5 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Security Manager
2 10 (21.74%) Information Manager
2 10 (21.74%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (19.57%) Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) SOC Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Architect
6 4 (8.70%) ArcSight Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Security Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Tester
7 3 (6.52%) CyberArk Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) SIEM Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Security Project Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Information Security Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Security Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) PKI
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.87%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (8.70%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (8.70%) DataPower
3 4 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.70%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Unix
2 6 (13.04%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Check Point GAiA
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Information Security
2 12 (26.09%) Incident Management
3 11 (23.91%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (19.57%) ISMS
5 8 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (15.22%) Service Management
7 6 (13.04%) Change Management
7 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.87%) Data Loss Prevention
8 5 (10.87%) Stress Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Time Management
8 5 (10.87%) Use Case
8 5 (10.87%) Validation
9 4 (8.70%) Conceptual Models
9 4 (8.70%) Cyber Intelligence
9 4 (8.70%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.70%) Security Operations
9 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.70%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
3 9 (19.57%) CISSP
3 9 (19.57%) DV Cleared
4 6 (13.04%) ISTQB
5 5 (10.87%) CISM
5 5 (10.87%) ISEB
6 4 (8.70%) CCSE
6 4 (8.70%) CEH
6 4 (8.70%) CISMP
6 4 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (8.70%) SANS
7 2 (4.35%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.17%) CCNP
8 1 (2.17%) CISA
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.17%) Degree
8 1 (2.17%) HNC
8 1 (2.17%) HND
8 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (17.39%) PCI DSS
3 5 (10.87%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
1 4 (8.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) LogRhythm
2 10 (21.74%) Cisco
3 7 (15.22%) Symantec
4 6 (13.04%) Becrypt
5 5 (10.87%) ArcSight
5 5 (10.87%) EMC
5 5 (10.87%) Juniper
5 5 (10.87%) SevOne
6 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.70%) Citrix
6 4 (8.70%) CyberArk
6 4 (8.70%) IBM
6 4 (8.70%) IronPort
6 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle
6 4 (8.70%) Splunk
7 1 (2.17%) BT
7 1 (2.17%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) McAfee
7 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow