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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 840 869 827
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -42
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 43 27 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.024% 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.089% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 39
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £56,750 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
28267 30447 29309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.39% 27.21% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22284 24566 23908
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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
London +43 19 £47,500 -17.39% 10
South East +13 12 £45,000 - 15
South West -15 7 £52,500 +31.25% 6
East of England - 4 £47,500 -
North West - 1 £55,000 - 3
GCIA
UK

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 61 (70.11%) GCIH
2 50 (57.47%) TCP/IP
3 45 (51.72%) SIEM
4 39 (44.83%) CISSP
5 32 (36.78%) Windows
6 31 (35.63%) Intrusion Detection
7 30 (34.48%) Information Security
8 29 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
8 29 (33.33%) Cyber Security
9 27 (31.03%) Linux
9 27 (31.03%) Firewall
10 26 (29.89%) Malware Analysis
11 23 (26.44%) GIAC
11 23 (26.44%) Snort
11 23 (26.44%) Wireshark
12 22 (25.29%) Security Cleared
13 19 (21.84%) SC Cleared
14 18 (20.69%) Finance
14 18 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (19.54%) Network Security
15 17 (19.54%) Incident Management
16 16 (18.39%) DV Cleared
16 16 (18.39%) tcpdump
17 15 (17.24%) Security Architecture
17 15 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 14 (16.09%) PCI DSS
18 14 (16.09%) SSCP
18 14 (16.09%) SQL
18 14 (16.09%) Information Assurance
19 13 (14.94%) People Management

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 50 (57.47%) TCP/IP
2 31 (35.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 27 (31.03%) Firewall
4 23 (26.44%) Wireshark
5 17 (19.54%) Network Security
6 16 (18.39%) tcpdump
7 8 (9.20%) DNS
7 8 (9.20%) LAN
7 8 (9.20%) WAN
8 7 (8.05%) DHCP
8 7 (8.05%) SSL
9 6 (6.90%) Internet
9 6 (6.90%) Telnet
9 6 (6.90%) FTP
9 6 (6.90%) HTTP
9 6 (6.90%) SMTP
9 6 (6.90%) LDAP
9 6 (6.90%) Wireless
10 5 (5.75%) Wireless Security
11 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Banking
2 6 (6.90%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.30%) Legal
3 2 (2.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.15%) Games
4 1 (1.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 68 (78.16%) Analyst
2 45 (51.72%) Security Analyst
3 11 (12.64%) Operations Analyst
3 11 (12.64%) Security Operations Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Network Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) Security Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Malware Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Information Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) Incident Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) IT Security Engineer
10 2 (2.30%) Security Officer
10 2 (2.30%) Information Security Officer
10 2 (2.30%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.30%) Senior Network Analyst
10 2 (2.30%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.94%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.60%) Cryptography
4 4 (4.60%) PKI
5 3 (3.45%) Open Source
6 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.15%) Blog
6 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.78%) Windows
2 27 (31.03%) Linux
3 10 (11.49%) UNIX
4 5 (5.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.72%) SIEM
2 30 (34.48%) Information Security
3 29 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 29 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 26 (29.89%) Malware Analysis
5 17 (19.54%) Incident Management
6 15 (17.24%) Security Architecture
7 14 (16.09%) Information Assurance
8 13 (14.94%) Mentoring
8 13 (14.94%) People Management
9 12 (13.79%) Performance Management
10 11 (12.64%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (11.49%) Analytics
12 9 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (9.20%) Reverse Engineering
13 8 (9.20%) Penetration Testing
14 7 (8.05%) Problem Management
14 7 (8.05%) Investment Management
14 7 (8.05%) Time Management
14 7 (8.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.09%) SQL
2 1 (1.15%) Python
2 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.15%) C
2 1 (1.15%) C++
2 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 61 (70.11%) GCIH
2 39 (44.83%) CISSP
3 23 (26.44%) GIAC
4 22 (25.29%) Security Cleared
5 19 (21.84%) SC Cleared
6 16 (18.39%) DV Cleared
7 14 (16.09%) SSCP
8 13 (14.94%) CISA
8 13 (14.94%) GSEC
9 10 (11.49%) CEH
10 9 (10.34%) Degree
11 8 (9.20%) CCNA
11 8 (9.20%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (8.05%) CISM
13 5 (5.75%) Security+ Certification
13 5 (5.75%) GCWN
13 5 (5.75%) GCED
14 4 (4.60%) OSCP
14 4 (4.60%) GCFA
15 3 (3.45%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (16.09%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.45%) SLA
4 2 (2.30%) COBIT
5 1 (1.15%) QA
5 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.15%) FISMA
System Software
1 23 (26.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (12.64%) Nessus
2 2 (2.30%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) LogRhythm
2 9 (10.34%) Cisco
2 9 (10.34%) Sourcefire
3 6 (6.90%) Splunk
3 6 (6.90%) ArcSight
4 5 (5.75%) Symantec
4 5 (5.75%) McAfee
5 4 (4.60%) Juniper
5 4 (4.60%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.45%) Fortinet
6 3 (3.45%) Websense
7 2 (2.30%) LogLogic
7 2 (2.30%) Q1 Labs
7 2 (2.30%) Trustwave
7 2 (2.30%) TippingPoint
7 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.30%) F5
8 1 (1.15%) Qualys
8 1 (1.15%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.15%) IBM
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £68000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60 - 80k plus competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago