The table below looks at the statistics for GCIA in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIA over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 848 899 941
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +42
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 75 43 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.042% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.15% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 65 38 23
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £60,750 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
GCIA
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
26003 28259 30336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.07% 27.48% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21152 22245 24515
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 £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing GCIA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GCIA Jobs Demand Trend in England

GCIA
Salary Trend in England

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

GCIA Salary Trend in England

GCIA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCIA across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

GCIA Salary Histogram in England

GCIA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIA within the England region over the 3 months to 4 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 +18 35 £63,750 +34.21% 5
South East +24 16 £55,000 +22.22%
South West +4 13 £43,750 -12.50%
Yorkshire - 7 £57,500 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £42,500 -
East of England +14 1 £70,000 +47.36%
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UK

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing GCIA 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 GCIA.

1 139 (89.68%) CISSP
2 123 (79.35%) GCIH
3 117 (75.48%) SIEM
4 84 (54.19%) Information Security
5 53 (34.19%) CISM
6 52 (33.55%) CEH
7 51 (32.90%) Firewall
8 46 (29.68%) SSCP
9 43 (27.74%) TCP/IP
10 42 (27.10%) ITIL
10 42 (27.10%) Cybersecurity
11 40 (25.81%) Security Operations
12 39 (25.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 38 (24.52%) ArcSight
13 38 (24.52%) Windows
14 37 (23.87%) SANS
15 36 (23.23%) Cyberthreat
15 36 (23.23%) Security Cleared
16 35 (22.58%) GIAC
17 31 (20.00%) Unix
17 31 (20.00%) SC Cleared
18 29 (18.71%) GREM
19 28 (18.06%) Linux
20 27 (17.42%) Active Directory
20 27 (17.42%) Management Information System
20 27 (17.42%) Snort
20 27 (17.42%) Vulnerability Management
20 27 (17.42%) PCI DSS
21 26 (16.77%) Finance
22 25 (16.13%) Security Operations Centre

GCIA
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 2 (1.29%) CloudStack
Applications
1 5 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (32.90%) Firewall
2 43 (27.74%) TCP/IP
3 23 (14.84%) Wireshark
4 22 (14.19%) Intrusion Detection
5 19 (12.26%) DNS
6 15 (9.68%) Internet
6 15 (9.68%) tcpdump
7 14 (9.03%) Network Security
7 14 (9.03%) SSL
8 11 (7.10%) HTTP
8 11 (7.10%) SMTP
9 8 (5.16%) HTTPS
10 7 (4.52%) LAN
10 7 (4.52%) WAN
11 2 (1.29%) Software-Defined Networking
12 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.29%) Big Data
1 2 (1.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.65%) Burp Suite
General
1 26 (16.77%) Finance
2 9 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.87%) Brand Awareness
4 4 (2.58%) Electronics
4 4 (2.58%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.58%) Marketing
5 3 (1.94%) Military
5 3 (1.94%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.29%) Games
6 2 (1.29%) Publishing
6 2 (1.29%) Retail
7 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.65%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 96 (61.94%) Analyst
2 67 (43.23%) Security Analyst
3 42 (27.10%) Security Manager
4 31 (20.00%) Information Manager
4 31 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
5 26 (16.77%) SOC Analyst
6 19 (12.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 18 (11.61%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (10.32%) Incident Manager
9 14 (9.03%) Incident Analyst
9 14 (9.03%) Operations Analyst
10 13 (8.39%) Information Analyst
10 13 (8.39%) Information Security Analyst
11 12 (7.74%) SIEM Analyst
12 11 (7.10%) Senior Security Analyst
13 9 (5.81%) Security Operations Analyst
14 7 (4.52%) Operational Security Manager
14 7 (4.52%) Operations Manager
14 7 (4.52%) Security Operations Manager
15 6 (3.87%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.94%) .NET
2 2 (1.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.23%) Cyberthreat
2 27 (17.42%) Management Information System
3 25 (16.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 24 (15.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 19 (12.26%) Client/Server
6 13 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.87%) CESG
8 4 (2.58%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.58%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.58%) PKI
9 3 (1.94%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.94%) Social Network
10 2 (1.29%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (1.29%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.52%) Windows
2 31 (20.00%) Unix
3 28 (18.06%) Linux
4 10 (6.45%) Solaris
5 6 (3.87%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.94%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (75.48%) SIEM
2 84 (54.19%) Information Security
3 42 (27.10%) Cybersecurity
3 42 (27.10%) ITIL
4 40 (25.81%) Security Operations
5 27 (17.42%) Vulnerability Management
6 24 (15.48%) Reverse Engineering
7 22 (14.19%) Ethical Hacking
8 20 (12.90%) Analytics
8 20 (12.90%) Malware Analysis
9 19 (12.26%) Security Architecture
10 18 (11.61%) Coaching
10 18 (11.61%) Incident Management
11 16 (10.32%) Investment Management
11 16 (10.32%) Mentoring
11 16 (10.32%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (9.68%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 14 (9.03%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (9.03%) Protective Monitoring
14 13 (8.39%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.55%) Python
2 10 (6.45%) C#
2 10 (6.45%) C++
3 9 (5.81%) Java
3 9 (5.81%) Perl
4 6 (3.87%) Ruby
5 5 (3.23%) PHP
5 5 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.58%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.94%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.29%) C
8 2 (1.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 139 (89.68%) CISSP
2 123 (79.35%) GCIH
3 53 (34.19%) CISM
4 52 (33.55%) CEH
5 46 (29.68%) SSCP
6 37 (23.87%) SANS
7 36 (23.23%) Security Cleared
8 35 (22.58%) GIAC
9 31 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 29 (18.71%) GREM
11 24 (15.48%) GCFA
12 23 (14.84%) CREST Certified
13 17 (10.97%) EnCE
14 16 (10.32%) CCFP
14 16 (10.32%) GPEN
15 13 (8.39%) DV Cleared
16 9 (5.81%) Degree
17 7 (4.52%) CISA
17 7 (4.52%) GCFE
18 6 (3.87%) ECIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (25.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (17.42%) PCI DSS
3 16 (10.32%) COBIT
4 6 (3.87%) COSO
4 6 (3.87%) ISO22301
5 5 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.94%) GPG13
6 3 (1.94%) HMG Infosec
7 2 (1.29%) SLA
8 1 (0.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.65%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.65%) QA
8 1 (0.65%) RMADS
System Software
1 27 (17.42%) Active Directory
1 27 (17.42%) Snort
2 6 (3.87%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (9.68%) Nessus
2 13 (8.39%) RSA enVision
3 7 (4.52%) QRadar
4 6 (3.87%) RSA Security Analytics
5 3 (1.94%) RSA Archer
5 3 (1.94%) WMI
6 2 (1.29%) EnCase
6 2 (1.29%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.65%) Ansible
7 1 (0.65%) FTK
7 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (24.52%) ArcSight
2 22 (14.19%) Splunk
3 21 (13.55%) LogRhythm
4 20 (12.90%) Remedy
5 7 (4.52%) Qualys
5 7 (4.52%) VMware
6 6 (3.87%) Intel Security
7 5 (3.23%) F5
8 4 (2.58%) SAP
9 3 (1.94%) AlienVault
9 3 (1.94%) Cisco
9 3 (1.94%) Fortinet
9 3 (1.94%) Juniper
9 3 (1.94%) NetWitness
9 3 (1.94%) Sourcefire
9 3 (1.94%) Symantec
10 2 (1.29%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.65%) HP
11 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.65%) Tripwire
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