Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 116 142
Rank change year-on-year -12 +26 -3
Contract jobs citing SIEM 30 51 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.85% 1.33% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.65% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 35
Hampshire median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - -9.52%
10th Percentile £395 £272 £390
90th Percentile £750 £633 £625
South East median daily rate £525 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -4.76%
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 2820 3095 3681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 80.00% 80.45% 82.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1680 1997 2268
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 163 194
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +17.96%
10th Percentile £12.24 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.93 £56.75 £48.59
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 -19 10 £475 -
Southampton +11 7 - - 1
Fareham +4 6 £563 +4.65%
Gosport - 2 - - 1
Fleet +7 1 - -
Farnborough 0 1 £550 +33.33%
Havant - 1 £425 -
SIEM
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 13 (43.33%) CISSP
2 12 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (36.67%) Firewall
3 11 (36.67%) Information Security
4 9 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (26.67%) Service Management
5 8 (26.67%) ITIL
6 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (23.33%) SAN
6 7 (23.33%) CISM
6 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
6 7 (23.33%) PKI
6 7 (23.33%) Data Protection
6 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (23.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 7 (23.33%) SANS
7 6 (20.00%) Analytics
7 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (20.00%) VMware
7 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Windows
7 6 (20.00%) Linux
7 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (16.67%) DNS
8 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 5 (16.67%) GIAC
8 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 5 (16.67%) Security Management

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 (13.33%) Apache
1 4 (13.33%) JBoss
1 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (16.67%) IaaS
3 4 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) SAN
3 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (16.67%) DNS
5 4 (13.33%) DHCP
5 4 (13.33%) LDAP
6 2 (6.67%) Network Security
6 2 (6.67%) SMS
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.33%) FTP
7 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) AppScan
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Consultant
1 9 (30.00%) Security Consultant
2 7 (23.33%) CISSP Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Implementation Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Security Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) SIEM Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
1 7 (23.33%) PKI
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) CMDB
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 11 (36.67%) Information Security
3 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 8 (26.67%) Service Management
4 7 (23.33%) Data Protection
5 6 (20.00%) Analytics
5 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (16.67%) Event Correlation
6 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 5 (16.67%) Security Hardening
6 5 (16.67%) Security Management
6 5 (16.67%) User Stories
7 4 (13.33%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) Change Control
8 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (10.00%) ITSM
8 3 (10.00%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Perl
1 4 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) CISSP
2 7 (23.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (23.33%) CISM
2 7 (23.33%) SANS
2 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (16.67%) GIAC
5 4 (13.33%) GCIH
6 3 (10.00%) RHCSA
7 2 (6.67%) Degree
8 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
8 1 (3.33%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
1 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (3.33%) CSIRT
2 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) VMware
2 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (13.33%) BMC
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 3 (10.00%) Remedy
4 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper
5 2 (6.67%) LogRhythm
5 2 (6.67%) Splunk
5 2 (6.67%) Tripwire
5 2 (6.67%) Varonis
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Intel
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec