The table below looks at the statistics for GCFW in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCFW over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Firewall Analyst (GCFW)
Rank 909 - 887
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GCFW 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% - 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.008% - 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £37,500 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - £38,000
GCFW
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
26262 26907 26043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.74% 27.59% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21288 21644 20712
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GCFW
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GCFW Jobs Demand Trend in England

GCFW
Salary Trend in England

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

GCFW Salary Trend in England

GCFW
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCFW within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
GCFW
UK

GCFW
Top 13 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing GCFW 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 GCFW.

1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management

GCFW
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing GCFW 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 GCFW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint