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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank - 115 103
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.13% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.38% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.30%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
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
527 527 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.81% 33.42% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 407 441 568
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,225 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 2 (100.00%) GCFA
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) GCIA
2 1 (50.00%) GSEC
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) EnCE
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) GCIA
1 2 (100.00%) GCFA
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) EnCE
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) GSEC
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (50.00%) LogLogic