The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 132 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% - 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £33,250
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 - £34,650
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +28.57%
GCIH
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
563 514 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.79% 28.93% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 446 371 435
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £58,225
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCIH across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

GCIH Salary Histogram in Bristol

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) GCIA
2 4 (80.00%) GIAC
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (60.00%) Snort
4 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) ArcSight
4 2 (40.00%) LogRhythm
5 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) LogLogic
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) CISA
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) SSCP
5 1 (20.00%) Splunk
5 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (20.00%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (20.00%) Trustwave
5 1 (20.00%) CEH
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Principal Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (20.00%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) GIAC
1 4 (80.00%) GCIA
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) SSCP
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CEH
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (40.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (20.00%) LogLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Trustwave
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago