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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 824 854 851
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -3
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 35 47 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.043% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.16% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 15
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
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
27720 29856 27735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.05% 27.14% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22233 23610 22578
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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
South East +3 12 £57,500 +27.77% 19
London +25 11 £65,000 +95.48% 6
South West -10 5 £50,000 +33.33% 12
East Midlands - 3 £77,500 - 7
East of England +12 2 £55,000 -4.34% 7
North West -3 2 £47,500 - 10
North East - 1 - - 1
GCIA
UK

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 60 (76.92%) GCIH
2 48 (61.54%) CISSP
3 46 (58.97%) SIEM
4 36 (46.15%) Cyber Security
5 31 (39.74%) TCP/IP
6 28 (35.90%) Malware Analysis
7 27 (34.62%) Firewall
7 27 (34.62%) Intrusion Detection
8 26 (33.33%) Wireshark
8 26 (33.33%) GIAC
9 24 (30.77%) Windows
10 21 (26.92%) Information Security
10 21 (26.92%) Analytics
11 19 (24.36%) Vulnerability Management
11 19 (24.36%) Security Cleared
11 19 (24.36%) Snort
12 18 (23.08%) CEH
13 16 (20.51%) SC Cleared
13 16 (20.51%) Linux
13 16 (20.51%) Management Information System
13 16 (20.51%) Finance
14 14 (17.95%) SQL
14 14 (17.95%) Network Security
14 14 (17.95%) GSEC
15 13 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
15 13 (16.67%) Incident Management
15 13 (16.67%) CISA
16 12 (15.38%) SSCP
17 11 (14.10%) tcpdump
18 10 (12.82%) DV Cleared

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 31 (39.74%) TCP/IP
2 27 (34.62%) Firewall
2 27 (34.62%) Intrusion Detection
3 26 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 14 (17.95%) Network Security
5 11 (14.10%) tcpdump
6 8 (10.26%) DNS
6 8 (10.26%) SSL
7 7 (8.97%) DHCP
8 6 (7.69%) LDAP
8 6 (7.69%) FTP
8 6 (7.69%) HTTP
8 6 (7.69%) SMTP
8 6 (7.69%) Telnet
8 6 (7.69%) Wireless
9 5 (6.41%) Wireless Security
10 3 (3.85%) Internet
11 1 (1.28%) IPsec
11 1 (1.28%) LAN
11 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Banking
2 4 (5.13%) Retail
2 4 (5.13%) Legal
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.28%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (62.82%) Analyst
2 24 (30.77%) Security Analyst
3 9 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) Network Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) Consultant
4 8 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Security Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Security Operations Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (6.41%) Network Intrusion Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Incident Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Information Security Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Information Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Information Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Malware Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) Cyber Security Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Senior Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.69%) PKI
4 5 (6.41%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.28%) Blog
6 1 (1.28%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.77%) Windows
2 16 (20.51%) Linux
3 7 (8.97%) UNIX
4 3 (3.85%) zOS
5 2 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.97%) SIEM
2 36 (46.15%) Cyber Security
3 28 (35.90%) Malware Analysis
4 21 (26.92%) Information Security
4 21 (26.92%) Analytics
5 19 (24.36%) Vulnerability Management
6 13 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 10 (12.82%) ITIL
8 9 (11.54%) Information Assurance
9 7 (8.97%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (8.97%) Reverse Engineering
9 7 (8.97%) Security Architecture
9 7 (8.97%) Service Continuity Management
9 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.69%) People Management
10 6 (7.69%) Information Management
10 6 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (7.69%) Performance Management
11 5 (6.41%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (76.92%) GCIH
2 48 (61.54%) CISSP
3 26 (33.33%) GIAC
4 19 (24.36%) Security Cleared
5 18 (23.08%) CEH
6 16 (20.51%) SC Cleared
7 14 (17.95%) GSEC
8 13 (16.67%) CISA
9 12 (15.38%) SSCP
10 10 (12.82%) DV Cleared
11 9 (11.54%) GREM
12 8 (10.26%) VTSP
12 8 (10.26%) GCFA
13 7 (8.97%) CISM
14 6 (7.69%) GCED
14 6 (7.69%) Degree
15 5 (6.41%) Security+ Certification
15 5 (6.41%) CCNA
15 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (6.41%) GCWN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) PCI DSS
2 9 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.56%) COBIT
3 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (24.36%) Snort
2 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) ArcSight
2 8 (10.26%) LogRhythm
3 7 (8.97%) Splunk
4 5 (6.41%) McAfee
4 5 (6.41%) Cisco
4 5 (6.41%) Symantec
5 4 (5.13%) Trustwave
5 4 (5.13%) SolarWinds
5 4 (5.13%) Sourcefire
5 4 (5.13%) Fortinet
5 4 (5.13%) Juniper
6 3 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.85%) LogLogic
7 2 (2.56%) FireEye
7 2 (2.56%) Q1 Labs
7 2 (2.56%) HP
7 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.28%) Websense
8 1 (1.28%) IBM
8 1 (1.28%) Dell
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