The table below looks at the statistics for GCIA in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIA over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
South West / Bristol
Rank 119 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 6 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.37% 0.62% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.28% 1.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Median salary £32,500 £39,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.19% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.83% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
467 591 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.51% 33.47% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 353 521 459
Median salary £42,500 £42,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +1.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing GCIA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GCIA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

GCIA
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCIA across the Bristol region.

GCIA Salary Trend in Bristol

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing GCIA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for GCIA.

1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
1 10 (90.91%) ArcSight
2 9 (81.82%) SIEM
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) DV Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) Snort
2 9 (81.82%) SANS
3 8 (72.73%) Security Operations
3 8 (72.73%) LogRhythm
4 7 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 7 (63.64%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (54.55%) Linux
5 6 (54.55%) GCIH
5 6 (54.55%) Coaching
5 6 (54.55%) Security Architecture
5 6 (54.55%) Splunk
6 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
6 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 5 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (45.45%) Information Security
6 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (45.45%) Java
6 5 (45.45%) Unix
6 5 (45.45%) Windows
6 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
6 5 (45.45%) Computer Incident Response Team
7 4 (36.36%) .NET
7 4 (36.36%) ITIL

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
4 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
General
1 3 (27.27%) Military
2 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) SOC Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) SIEM
2 8 (72.73%) Security Operations
3 7 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (54.55%) Coaching
4 6 (54.55%) Security Architecture
5 5 (45.45%) Information Security
5 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
5 5 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Computer Forensics
7 3 (27.27%) Computer Security
7 3 (27.27%) ITSM
7 3 (27.27%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (27.27%) Service Management
7 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (27.27%) Web Design
8 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
8 2 (18.18%) Threat Analysis
9 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) DV Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) SANS
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) GCIH
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) GIAC
6 3 (27.27%) GSEC
7 2 (18.18%) CEH
7 2 (18.18%) CREST Certified
8 1 (9.09%) CCSA
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Snort
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 4 (36.36%) Nmap
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 3 (27.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (27.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (18.18%) RSA enVision
5 1 (9.09%) QRadar
5 1 (9.09%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) ArcSight
2 8 (72.73%) LogRhythm
3 6 (54.55%) Splunk
4 4 (36.36%) FireEye
5 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
6 1 (9.09%) AlienVault
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 1 (9.09%) VMware