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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 243 274 281
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +7
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.046% 0.039% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.13% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £36,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% -4.34%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
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
1892 2334 2412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.78% 30.15% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1938 1917
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,151 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIH within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +28 3 £36,000 -34.54%
GCIH
England

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 6 (66.67%) CISSP
1 6 (66.67%) SIEM
2 5 (55.56%) GIAC
2 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) GCIA
3 4 (44.44%) SSCP
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Nessus
5 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (22.22%) CEH
5 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
6 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre

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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) SOC Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) SIEM
2 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
5 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Enrichment
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) GIAC
3 4 (44.44%) GCIA
3 4 (44.44%) SSCP
4 2 (22.22%) CEH
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nessus