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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 121 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.41% 0.16% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.46% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £58,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.34% +30.55%
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
480 548 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.19% 29.65% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 388 432 375
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCIA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

GCIA Salary Histogram in Bristol

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) CISSP
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 17 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 17 (100.00%) SANS
2 16 (94.12%) SC Cleared
3 15 (88.24%) SIEM
4 14 (82.35%) GCIH
4 14 (82.35%) DV Cleared
4 14 (82.35%) Protective Monitoring
5 13 (76.47%) LogRhythm
5 13 (76.47%) Snort
6 12 (70.59%) Security Architecture
6 12 (70.59%) Splunk
6 12 (70.59%) Firewall
6 12 (70.59%) Mentoring
6 12 (70.59%) Coaching
6 12 (70.59%) RSA enVision
6 12 (70.59%) CREST Certified
7 11 (64.71%) ITIL
7 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (58.82%) Information Security
9 9 (52.94%) Internet
9 9 (52.94%) Linux
9 9 (52.94%) ITSM
9 9 (52.94%) Service Management
10 8 (47.06%) Windows
10 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
11 6 (35.29%) Java
11 6 (35.29%) Unix
11 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP

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 12 (70.59%) Firewall
2 9 (52.94%) Internet
3 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security
General
1 3 (17.65%) Military
2 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Security Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Operations Manager
4 2 (11.76%) SOC Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Operational Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) SIEM
2 14 (82.35%) Protective Monitoring
3 12 (70.59%) Coaching
3 12 (70.59%) Mentoring
3 12 (70.59%) Security Architecture
4 11 (64.71%) ITIL
5 10 (58.82%) Information Security
6 9 (52.94%) ITSM
6 9 (52.94%) Service Management
7 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
8 6 (35.29%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (35.29%) Security Operations
9 3 (17.65%) Computer Forensics
9 3 (17.65%) Computer Security
9 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (17.65%) Web Design
10 2 (11.76%) Information Security Management
10 2 (11.76%) Security Management
10 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) CISSP
1 17 (100.00%) SANS
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (94.12%) SC Cleared
3 14 (82.35%) DV Cleared
3 14 (82.35%) GCIH
4 12 (70.59%) CREST Certified
5 4 (23.53%) CEH
6 3 (17.65%) GSEC
7 2 (11.76%) CISA
7 2 (11.76%) CISM
7 2 (11.76%) OSCP
8 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) GPG13
2 2 (11.76%) HMG Infosec
2 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Snort
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) RSA enVision
2 5 (29.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (29.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (11.76%) Nessus
4 1 (5.88%) QRadar
4 1 (5.88%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) ArcSight
2 13 (76.47%) LogRhythm
3 12 (70.59%) Splunk
4 1 (5.88%) AlienVault
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) VMware