The table below looks at the statistics for GCIH in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIH over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank - 253 269
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 0 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.38% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 10
Median salary - £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.83% +20.00%
GCIH
England

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1707 2081 2358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.87% 29.16% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1623 1880
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing GCIH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GCIH Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

GCIH
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

GCIH Salary Trend in the East of England

GCIH
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing GCIH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for GCIH.

1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
1 4 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Data Enrichment
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Enrichment
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
2 1 (25.00%) Degree