The table below looks at the statistics for GCED in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCED over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Enterprise Defender (GCED)
Rank 874 897 849
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -48
Permanent jobs citing GCED 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.022% 0.007% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £53,750 £93,750 £135,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.66% -30.55%
UK excluding London average salary - £65,000 -
GCED
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27606 29471 27572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.08% 27.06% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22181 23213 22464
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

GCED
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GCED Jobs Demand Trend in England

GCED
Salary Trend in England

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

GCED Salary Trend in England

GCED
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCED across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

GCED Salary Histogram in England

GCED
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCED within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 4 £53,750 -42.66% 2
South East - 2 - -
GCED
UK

GCED
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing GCED 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 GCED.

1 11 (100.00%) GSEC
2 10 (90.91%) CISSP
2 10 (90.91%) CISA
3 7 (63.64%) Information Security
4 6 (54.55%) GCIA
4 6 (54.55%) GCIH
5 5 (45.45%) GCWN
5 5 (45.45%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Information Management
5 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (45.45%) CISM
5 5 (45.45%) Wireless
5 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) ITSM
5 5 (45.45%) Identity Management
5 5 (45.45%) Password Management
5 5 (45.45%) SSCP
5 5 (45.45%) Service Management
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (45.45%) Network Security
5 5 (45.45%) Wireless Security
5 5 (45.45%) CRISC
5 5 (45.45%) ISACA
6 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
6 4 (36.36%) PKI

GCED
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing GCED 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 GCED. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) Wireless
1 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (45.45%) Network Security
1 5 (45.45%) Wireless Security
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Security Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Cryptography
1 4 (36.36%) PKI
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Information Management
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) ITSM
2 5 (45.45%) Identity Management
2 5 (45.45%) Password Management
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) IT Governance
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) DNA
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Release Management
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) GSEC
2 10 (90.91%) CISSP
2 10 (90.91%) CISA
3 6 (54.55%) GCIH
3 6 (54.55%) GCIA
4 5 (45.45%) GCWN
4 5 (45.45%) SSCP
4 5 (45.45%) CISM
4 5 (45.45%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (45.45%) CRISC
4 5 (45.45%) ISACA
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) ISSAP
6 3 (27.27%) ISSEP
6 3 (27.27%) ISSMP
7 2 (18.18%) CCIE
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (9.09%) GISF
8 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago