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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Enterprise Defender (GCED)
Rank 903 929 953
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +24
Permanent jobs citing GCED 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.008% 0.018% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Median salary £75,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -9.52%
UK excluding London median salary - £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.52%
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
26018 28327 30441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.11% 27.50% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21164 22284 24591
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 5 May 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
London +16 2 £75,000 +57.89%
GCED
UK

GCED
Top 25 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SSCP
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Military
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) GSEC
2 2 (50.00%) GCIH
2 2 (50.00%) GSNA
2 2 (50.00%) GCFA
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) GWAPT
2 2 (50.00%) GPEN
2 2 (50.00%) SABSA
2 2 (50.00%) GSSP-JAVA
2 2 (50.00%) CASP
2 2 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (50.00%) GPPA
2 2 (50.00%) Security Auditing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Information Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Architect
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SABSA
1 2 (50.00%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CASP
2 2 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) GCFA
2 2 (50.00%) GCIH
2 2 (50.00%) GPEN
2 2 (50.00%) GPPA
2 2 (50.00%) GSEC
2 2 (50.00%) GSNA
2 2 (50.00%) GSSP-JAVA
2 2 (50.00%) GWAPT
2 2 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SSCP