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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 133 124 116
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.16% 0.055% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -34.78%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
GCIA
South West

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
581 533 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.94% 29.30% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 471 377 427
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GCIA across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing GCIA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GCIA.

1 3 (75.00%) GIAC
1 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) GCIH
2 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (50.00%) Snort
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) GSEC
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing GCIA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GCIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
1 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) GIAC
2 2 (50.00%) GCIH
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) GSEC
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Snort
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago