The table below looks at the statistics for GCFA in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCFA over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA)
Rank 310 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GCFA 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.036% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 £50,000
GCFA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2698 2781 2991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.50% 23.06% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2314 2379 2688
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GCFA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

GCFA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GCFA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCFA across the City of London region.

GCFA Salary Trend in the City of London

GCFA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GCFA 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 GCFA.

1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) GCIH
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Security
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) SLA

GCFA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GCFA 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 GCFA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Security
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
1 4 (100.00%) GCIH
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago