The first table below looks at the demand for GCIH in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIH over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 117 114 97
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 1 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.055% 0.062% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.20% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +76.92%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +53.84%
Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
544 509 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.76% 31.44% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 381 424 553
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
GCIH
South West

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GCIH across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GCIH Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

GCIH
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

GCIH Salary Trend in Bristol

GCIH
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing GCIH 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 GCIH.

1 3 (100.00%) GCIA
1 3 (100.00%) GCFA
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Security
2 2 (66.67%) GSEC
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (33.33%) Snort
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) EnCE
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) LogLogic
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing GCIH 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 GCIH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Security
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) GCIA
1 3 (100.00%) GCFA
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) GSEC
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) EnCE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
1 1 (33.33%) LogLogic