Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Security Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Monitoring over the 6 months to 19 November 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 Monitoring
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 128 -
Rank change year-on-year -17 - +139
Contract jobs citing Security Monitoring 16 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.50% 0.51% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 0
Surrey median daily rate £550 £465 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.28% - -
South East median daily rate £538 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +19.44% -5.26% -19.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 -

Security Monitoring 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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,850 2,325 1,987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.32% 85.01% 85.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,034 1,658 1,319
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £258
90th Percentile £606 £578 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 64 84
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £14.20 £13.65 £11.76
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £45.06
South East median hourly rate £28.25 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +25.56% -10.00% -

Security Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Security Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Security Monitoring in Surrey

Security Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Security Monitoring in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Monitoring in Surrey

Security Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Monitoring in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Monitoring in Surrey

Security Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Monitoring within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Guildford -12 11 £550 -8.33% 1
Staines -15 2 £313 +4.17%
Redhill - 1 £550 -
Security Monitoring
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security Monitoring 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Security Monitoring.

1 9 (56.25%) Network Security
2 8 (50.00%) SIEM
2 8 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (43.75%) Security Operations
3 7 (43.75%) Threat Intelligence
4 6 (37.50%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (37.50%) ArcSight ESM
4 6 (37.50%) Regular Expression
4 6 (37.50%) ArcSight
5 5 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (31.25%) Python
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) HP
5 5 (31.25%) Intel
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
7 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) VPN
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco
7 3 (18.75%) Change Management
7 3 (18.75%) Information Security
7 3 (18.75%) Internet

Security Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Network Security
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (12.50%) HTTP
5 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
5 2 (12.50%) IPv4
5 2 (12.50%) IPv6
5 2 (12.50%) Kerberos
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) Wireless
6 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) AutoIt
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) ArcSight Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Test Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) CyberArk Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Regular Expression
2 2 (12.50%) LDAP
2 2 (12.50%) OAuth
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) SAML
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (6.25%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (50.00%) SIEM
2 7 (43.75%) Security Operations
2 7 (43.75%) Threat Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (18.75%) Database Security
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security
4 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) Security Management
5 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) ArcSight
2 5 (31.25%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) Intel
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Aruba
4 2 (12.50%) CyberArk
4 2 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (12.50%) Infoblox
4 2 (12.50%) LogRhythm
4 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle