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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 125 125 124
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 10 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.55% 0.051% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.57% 0.18% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 5
Average salary £60,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
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
636 571 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 35.20% 29.18% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 552 442 362
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 11 February 2016.

GCIH Salary Histogram in Bristol

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) CISSP
1 21 (100.00%) GCIA
2 20 (95.24%) SIEM
3 16 (76.19%) ArcSight
4 14 (66.67%) LogRhythm
4 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 14 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 11 (52.38%) Network Security
5 11 (52.38%) Splunk
6 7 (33.33%) Digital Media
6 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 7 (33.33%) Firewall
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL
6 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 7 (33.33%) SANS
7 6 (28.57%) CISA
7 6 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
8 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
8 5 (23.81%) Coaching
8 5 (23.81%) CREST Certified
9 4 (19.05%) QRadar
9 4 (19.05%) CEH
9 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
9 4 (19.05%) Intel Security
9 4 (19.05%) C
9 4 (19.05%) ITSM
9 4 (19.05%) Service Management
9 4 (19.05%) Trustwave

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (52.38%) Network Security
2 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Analyst
2 13 (61.90%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Consultant
3 7 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Principal Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Principal Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Operational Security Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Operations Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Principal Security Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) SOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) SIEM
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 6 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
4 5 (23.81%) Coaching
5 4 (19.05%) ITSM
5 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 3 (14.29%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) ISMS
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
7 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
1 21 (100.00%) GCIA
2 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) SANS
4 6 (28.57%) CISA
5 5 (23.81%) CREST Certified
6 4 (19.05%) CEH
6 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
7 3 (14.29%) GIAC
7 3 (14.29%) SSCP
8 2 (9.52%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) GPG13
2 2 (9.52%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) QRadar
2 3 (14.29%) RSA enVision
3 2 (9.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) ArcSight
2 14 (66.67%) LogRhythm
3 11 (52.38%) Splunk
4 4 (19.05%) Intel Security
4 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
4 4 (19.05%) Trustwave
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago