Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 17 December 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 57 60
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +3
Contract jobs citing SIEM 10 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.39% 1.23% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.44% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Swindon median daily rate £500 £500 -
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £500 £413
% change year-on-year - +21.21% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 599 554 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 83.08% 84.97% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 414 546
Swindon median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -4.19%
10th Percentile £310 £277 £270
90th Percentile £590 £575 £532
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 10
Swindon median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.10% -15.99% +10.17%
10th Percentile £12.40 £18.50 £12.28
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.70 £53.88
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% +10.00% +32.08%

SIEM
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for SIEM in Swindon

SIEM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SIEM in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SIEM.

1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (90.00%) Business Transformation
2 9 (90.00%) FireEye
2 9 (90.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 9 (90.00%) Bluefish Communications
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (90.00%) ArcSight
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Symantec
2 9 (90.00%) McAfee
2 9 (90.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (90.00%) DNA
2 9 (90.00%) HP
2 9 (90.00%) Service Management
2 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (10.00%) GDPR

SIEM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) ArcSight Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Operational Security Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Business Transformation
2 9 (90.00%) DNA
2 9 (90.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
2 9 (90.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) ArcSight
1 9 (90.00%) Bluefish Communications
1 9 (90.00%) FireEye
1 9 (90.00%) HP
1 9 (90.00%) McAfee
1 9 (90.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft