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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Certified Enterprise Defender (GCED)
UK / England
Rank 805 895 -
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -
Permanent jobs citing GCED 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.002% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.086% 0.008% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
Median salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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
19865 25947 26770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.21% 27.74% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15796 20995 21523
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GCED
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing GCED as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

GCED Salary Histogram in England

GCED
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCED within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
London - 17 £75,000 -
GCED
UK

GCED
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing GCED 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 England region with a requirement for GCED.

1 38 (86.36%) GCFA
2 35 (79.55%) C
2 35 (79.55%) CISSP
3 32 (72.73%) Information Security
3 32 (72.73%) Incident Management
4 29 (65.91%) GSNA
4 29 (65.91%) Penetration Testing
4 29 (65.91%) Oracle EBS R12
4 29 (65.91%) GWAPT
4 29 (65.91%) GPEN
4 29 (65.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 29 (65.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 29 (65.91%) Oracle Database
4 29 (65.91%) SABSA
4 29 (65.91%) CISA
4 29 (65.91%) SOA
4 29 (65.91%) Salesforce.com
4 29 (65.91%) Java
4 29 (65.91%) Oracle
4 29 (65.91%) E-Commerce
4 29 (65.91%) GSSP-JAVA
4 29 (65.91%) Security Auditing
4 29 (65.91%) GPPA
5 26 (59.09%) Data Protection
5 26 (59.09%) Computer Science
5 26 (59.09%) Degree
6 12 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (27.27%) GCIH
6 12 (27.27%) Windows
6 12 (27.27%) Linux

GCED
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 29 (65.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 29 (65.91%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) Firewall
2 3 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (65.91%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Architect
1 29 (65.91%) Security Architect
2 22 (50.00%) Information Architect
2 22 (50.00%) Information Security Architect
3 9 (20.45%) Consultant
3 9 (20.45%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Applications Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Malware Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Monitoring Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Security Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) IT Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (59.09%) Computer Science
2 9 (20.45%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.82%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Mac OS X
3 3 (6.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) Incident Management
1 32 (72.73%) Information Security
2 29 (65.91%) E-Commerce
2 29 (65.91%) Penetration Testing
2 29 (65.91%) SABSA
2 29 (65.91%) Security Auditing
2 29 (65.91%) SOA
2 29 (65.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 26 (59.09%) Data Protection
4 12 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (20.45%) Forensic Analysis
5 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
5 9 (20.45%) Open Source
6 3 (6.82%) Attack Monitoring
6 3 (6.82%) Computer Security
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.82%) Security Management
6 3 (6.82%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) C
2 29 (65.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (86.36%) GCFA
2 35 (79.55%) CISSP
3 29 (65.91%) CISA
3 29 (65.91%) GPEN
3 29 (65.91%) GPPA
3 29 (65.91%) GSNA
3 29 (65.91%) GSSP-JAVA
3 29 (65.91%) GWAPT
4 26 (59.09%) Degree
5 12 (27.27%) GCIA
5 12 (27.27%) GCIH
6 9 (20.45%) CFCE
6 9 (20.45%) CHFI
6 9 (20.45%) ECIH
6 9 (20.45%) GCFE
6 9 (20.45%) GREM
7 6 (13.64%) GSEC
7 6 (13.64%) SANS
8 3 (6.82%) CEH
8 3 (6.82%) CISM
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Oracle
1 29 (65.91%) Salesforce.com