Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for QRadar skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited QRadar over the 6 months to 19 February 2020 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.

IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform
England > London
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 472 576 599
Rank change year-on-year +104 +23 -30
Contract jobs citing QRadar 19 48 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.066% 0.11% 0.075%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.44% 0.68% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 35 22
London median daily rate £500 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £219 £325 £400
90th Percentile £628 £570 £675
England median daily rate £475 £463 £550
% change year-on-year +2.70% -15.91% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £17.50 - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -50.00% - -

QRadar 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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4,367 7,094 5,962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.23% 16.10% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,165 5,195 4,449
London median daily rate £550 £550 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £313 £362 £313
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 84 71
London median hourly rate £20.50 £23.48 £24.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.70% -5.77% +11.16%
10th Percentile £12.44 £13.09 £11.81
90th Percentile £38.28 £45.63 £67.50
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.32
% change year-on-year +2.86% +1.05% -13.41%

QRadar
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing QRadar as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for QRadar in London

QRadar
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QRadar in London

QRadar
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing QRadar in London over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for QRadar in London

QRadar
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QRadar within the London region over the 6 months to 19 February 2020. 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
Central London +63 2 £394 -
East London +55 1 £600 +33.33%
QRadar
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing QRadar 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 London region with a requirement for QRadar.

1 10 (52.63%) SIEM
2 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (47.37%) Splunk
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) LogRhythm
3 5 (26.32%) AWS
3 5 (26.32%) Information Security
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) Qualys
4 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) Azure
5 3 (15.79%) Black Duck
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.79%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) BeyondTrust
5 3 (15.79%) IBM BigFix
5 3 (15.79%) CISM
5 3 (15.79%) Symantec
5 3 (15.79%) McAfee
5 3 (15.79%) DRM
5 3 (15.79%) CISSP
5 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
5 3 (15.79%) Google
5 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (15.79%) Varonis
6 2 (10.53%) ArcSight
6 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
6 2 (10.53%) Computer Science

QRadar
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Maximo
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.26%) GCP
3 1 (5.26%) GitHub
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2017
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2019
1 1 (5.26%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Serena SBM
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Security Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Monitoring Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Security Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Security Monitoring Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Malware Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
6 1 (5.26%) SIEM Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) SOC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Cyberattack
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Shadow IT
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) SIEM
2 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (26.32%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
4 3 (15.79%) DRM
4 3 (15.79%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (10.53%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (5.26%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) ISMS
6 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) CISM
2 3 (15.79%) CISSP
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CEH
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
4 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) NIST
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) IBM BigFix
2 2 (10.53%) Terraform
2 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) Control-M
3 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Packer
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Splunk
2 5 (26.32%) LogRhythm
3 4 (21.05%) Qualys
4 3 (15.79%) BeyondTrust
4 3 (15.79%) Black Duck
4 3 (15.79%) Google
4 3 (15.79%) McAfee
4 3 (15.79%) Symantec
4 3 (15.79%) Varonis
5 2 (10.53%) ArcSight
5 2 (10.53%) BMC
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.26%) CA
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) Hitachi
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) SAP