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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 836 874 888
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +14
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 79 41 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.041% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.15% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 64 35 19
Average salary £61,250 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £49,375 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+21.51% +20.42%
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
26251 27416 26081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.75% 27.59% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21260 22063 20747
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%

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GCIA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

GCIA Salary Histogram in England

GCIA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIA within the England region over the 3 months to 8 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
London +15 33 £70,750 +57.22% 8
South West +16 17 £56,250 - 3
East of England +5 11 £75,000 +50.00%
South East +15 9 £66,500 +47.77% 3
Yorkshire - 5 £70,000 - 2
North West - 3 £80,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
GCIA
UK

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing GCIA 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 GCIA.

1 133 (91.72%) CISSP
2 122 (84.14%) GCIH
3 110 (75.86%) SIEM
4 63 (43.45%) CEH
5 58 (40.00%) Information Security
6 47 (32.41%) Network Security
7 45 (31.03%) ArcSight
7 45 (31.03%) TCP/IP
8 37 (25.52%) LogRhythm
9 36 (24.83%) CISM
10 35 (24.14%) GIAC
10 35 (24.14%) Splunk
11 34 (23.45%) Wireshark
11 34 (23.45%) SANS
11 34 (23.45%) CISA
11 34 (23.45%) Management Information System
11 34 (23.45%) Firewall
12 33 (22.76%) SSCP
12 33 (22.76%) Cybersecurity
13 31 (21.38%) Intrusion Detection
14 30 (20.69%) Windows
14 30 (20.69%) Security Cleared
15 29 (20.00%) QRadar
15 29 (20.00%) C
16 28 (19.31%) Intel Security
17 27 (18.62%) Cyberthreat
18 26 (17.93%) Malware Analysis
18 26 (17.93%) PCI DSS
19 25 (17.24%) SC Cleared
19 25 (17.24%) SolarWinds

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing GCIA 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 GCIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.38%) CloudStack
Applications
1 5 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.07%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (32.41%) Network Security
2 45 (31.03%) TCP/IP
3 34 (23.45%) Firewall
3 34 (23.45%) Wireshark
4 31 (21.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (8.97%) Internet
6 8 (5.52%) LAN
6 8 (5.52%) WAN
7 6 (4.14%) SSL
8 2 (1.38%) DNS
8 2 (1.38%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (1.38%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.69%) DHCP
9 1 (0.69%) FTP
9 1 (0.69%) HTTP
9 1 (0.69%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.69%) Intranet
9 1 (0.69%) LDAP
9 1 (0.69%) SMTP
9 1 (0.69%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.38%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (9.66%) Finance
2 8 (5.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.76%) Military
3 4 (2.76%) Retail
4 3 (2.07%) Banking
5 2 (1.38%) Games
5 2 (1.38%) Japanese Language
5 2 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.38%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 75 (51.72%) Analyst
2 55 (37.93%) Security Analyst
3 33 (22.76%) Consultant
4 30 (20.69%) Senior Analyst
5 29 (20.00%) Architect
6 28 (19.31%) Solutions Architect
7 26 (17.93%) Principal Architect
7 26 (17.93%) Principal Consultant
7 26 (17.93%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 24 (16.55%) Security Manager
9 17 (11.72%) Information Manager
9 17 (11.72%) Information Security Manager
10 15 (10.34%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 14 (9.66%) Senior Security Analyst
12 11 (7.59%) Incident Manager
12 11 (7.59%) SOC Analyst
13 10 (6.90%) Operations Analyst
13 10 (6.90%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
14 8 (5.52%) Incident Analyst
15 7 (4.83%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.76%) .NET
2 2 (1.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.45%) Management Information System
2 27 (18.62%) Cyberthreat
3 17 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (11.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 15 (10.34%) Security Operations Centre
6 11 (7.59%) Client/Server
7 7 (4.83%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.76%) PKI
9 3 (2.07%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (1.38%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.69%) BYOD
11 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.69%) Windows
2 24 (16.55%) Linux
3 14 (9.66%) Solaris
3 14 (9.66%) Unix
4 4 (2.76%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.07%) zOS
6 2 (1.38%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (75.86%) SIEM
2 58 (40.00%) Information Security
3 33 (22.76%) Cybersecurity
4 26 (17.93%) Malware Analysis
5 24 (16.55%) Penetration Testing
6 22 (15.17%) Ethical Hacking
6 22 (15.17%) Reverse Engineering
6 22 (15.17%) Threat Analysis
7 20 (13.79%) Incident Management
7 20 (13.79%) Security Operations
8 19 (13.10%) Analytics
8 19 (13.10%) Vulnerability Management
9 16 (11.03%) ITIL
10 14 (9.66%) Computer Forensics
11 12 (8.28%) Security Architecture
12 11 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
12 11 (7.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 9 (6.21%) Investment Management
13 9 (6.21%) Network Monitoring
14 8 (5.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (20.00%) C
2 22 (15.17%) Python
3 16 (11.03%) C#
3 16 (11.03%) C++
4 7 (4.83%) Perl
5 6 (4.14%) SQL
6 5 (3.45%) PHP
7 4 (2.76%) Java
7 4 (2.76%) Ruby
8 3 (2.07%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.07%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.07%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 133 (91.72%) CISSP
2 122 (84.14%) GCIH
3 63 (43.45%) CEH
4 36 (24.83%) CISM
5 35 (24.14%) GIAC
6 34 (23.45%) CISA
6 34 (23.45%) SANS
7 33 (22.76%) SSCP
8 30 (20.69%) Security Cleared
9 25 (17.24%) SC Cleared
10 21 (14.48%) GREM
11 19 (13.10%) GCFA
12 13 (8.97%) EnCE
13 11 (7.59%) CCFP
13 11 (7.59%) GPEN
14 7 (4.83%) CREST Certified
15 6 (4.14%) CFCE
16 5 (3.45%) DV Cleared
17 4 (2.76%) Degree
17 4 (2.76%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (17.93%) PCI DSS
2 10 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (6.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.76%) COBIT
4 4 (2.76%) COSO
5 2 (1.38%) GPG13
5 2 (1.38%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (0.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.69%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.69%) QA
6 1 (0.69%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.52%) Snort
3 4 (2.76%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (20.00%) QRadar
2 12 (8.28%) RSA enVision
3 10 (6.90%) Nessus
3 10 (6.90%) RSA Security Analytics
4 3 (2.07%) WMI
5 2 (1.38%) EnCase
5 2 (1.38%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (31.03%) ArcSight
2 37 (25.52%) LogRhythm
3 35 (24.14%) Splunk
4 28 (19.31%) Intel Security
5 25 (17.24%) SolarWinds
6 24 (16.55%) Trustwave
7 11 (7.59%) F5
7 11 (7.59%) Remedy
8 9 (6.21%) Fortinet
8 9 (6.21%) Juniper
8 9 (6.21%) NetWitness
8 9 (6.21%) Qualys
8 9 (6.21%) Sourcefire
8 9 (6.21%) Symantec
9 5 (3.45%) VMware
10 3 (2.07%) Cisco
11 1 (0.69%) AlienVault
11 1 (0.69%) HP
11 1 (0.69%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £95000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Harris Global
Salary: Very Competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Freshtechit
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Wimbledon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hounslow
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Wimbledon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Twickenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 22 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 22 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 23 days ago
Wembley
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 24 days ago