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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 809 857 818
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -39
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 45 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.029% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 33
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £50,250 £70,000
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
27102 29981 28056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.20% 27.34% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21480 24264 22837
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 0 18 £55,000 +22.22% 27
London +54 12 £49,750 -0.50% 9
South West -5 8 £50,000 +29.03% 4
East of England - 6 £55,000 - 2
North West - 1 £55,000 - 2
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GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 67 (80.72%) GCIH
2 50 (60.24%) SIEM
3 49 (59.04%) CISSP
4 36 (43.37%) TCP/IP
5 32 (38.55%) Cyber Security
5 32 (38.55%) Malware Analysis
6 31 (37.35%) Windows
7 30 (36.14%) Vulnerability Management
8 29 (34.94%) Intrusion Detection
9 28 (33.73%) Firewall
10 27 (32.53%) Wireshark
11 26 (31.33%) GIAC
12 25 (30.12%) Linux
13 23 (27.71%) Snort
14 21 (25.30%) Analytics
15 20 (24.10%) Security Cleared
15 20 (24.10%) Information Security
16 18 (21.69%) Management Information System
16 18 (21.69%) CEH
17 17 (20.48%) Incident Management
17 17 (20.48%) SC Cleared
17 17 (20.48%) Network Security
18 16 (19.28%) SSCP
19 15 (18.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 15 (18.07%) Penetration Testing
19 15 (18.07%) Security Architecture
20 14 (16.87%) tcpdump
20 14 (16.87%) PCI DSS
20 14 (16.87%) DV Cleared
20 14 (16.87%) Information Assurance

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (9.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (43.37%) TCP/IP
2 29 (34.94%) Intrusion Detection
3 28 (33.73%) Firewall
4 27 (32.53%) Wireshark
5 17 (20.48%) Network Security
6 14 (16.87%) tcpdump
7 8 (9.64%) DNS
8 7 (8.43%) SSL
8 7 (8.43%) DHCP
9 6 (7.23%) Telnet
9 6 (7.23%) Wireless
9 6 (7.23%) FTP
9 6 (7.23%) HTTP
9 6 (7.23%) SMTP
9 6 (7.23%) LDAP
9 6 (7.23%) Internet
10 5 (6.02%) Wireless Security
11 4 (4.82%) LAN
11 4 (4.82%) WAN
12 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (16.87%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Retail
3 5 (6.02%) Banking
4 3 (3.61%) Legal
5 2 (2.41%) Advertising
5 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.20%) Games
6 1 (1.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 59 (71.08%) Analyst
2 33 (39.76%) Security Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) Operations Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) Security Operations Analyst
4 10 (12.05%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (10.84%) Network Analyst
5 9 (10.84%) Consultant
6 8 (9.64%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) Malware Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Security Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) IT Security Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Information Security Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Information Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) IT Security Engineer
11 2 (2.41%) Security Officer
11 2 (2.41%) Information Security Officer
11 2 (2.41%) Security Manager
11 2 (2.41%) Information Security Manager
11 2 (2.41%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.69%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.82%) PKI
3 4 (4.82%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.61%) Open Source
4 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.20%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.35%) Windows
2 25 (30.12%) Linux
3 10 (12.05%) UNIX
4 5 (6.02%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (60.24%) SIEM
2 32 (38.55%) Cyber Security
2 32 (38.55%) Malware Analysis
3 30 (36.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 21 (25.30%) Analytics
5 20 (24.10%) Information Security
6 17 (20.48%) Incident Management
7 15 (18.07%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (18.07%) Security Architecture
8 14 (16.87%) Information Assurance
9 13 (15.66%) Mentoring
10 12 (14.46%) People Management
10 12 (14.46%) Performance Management
11 11 (13.25%) ITIL
12 9 (10.84%) Reverse Engineering
13 7 (8.43%) Service Continuity Management
13 7 (8.43%) Ethical Hacking
14 6 (7.23%) Information Management
15 5 (6.02%) Network Architecture
15 5 (6.02%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) SQL
2 1 (1.20%) Python
2 1 (1.20%) C
2 1 (1.20%) C++
2 1 (1.20%) Java
2 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (80.72%) GCIH
2 49 (59.04%) CISSP
3 26 (31.33%) GIAC
4 20 (24.10%) Security Cleared
5 18 (21.69%) CEH
6 17 (20.48%) SC Cleared
7 16 (19.28%) SSCP
8 14 (16.87%) DV Cleared
9 13 (15.66%) CISA
10 11 (13.25%) GSEC
11 8 (9.64%) CCNA
11 8 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (9.64%) VTSP
12 7 (8.43%) CISM
12 7 (8.43%) Degree
13 5 (6.02%) GCED
13 5 (6.02%) Security+ Certification
13 5 (6.02%) GCWN
14 3 (3.61%) CRISC
14 3 (3.61%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (16.87%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.61%) SLA
4 2 (2.41%) COBIT
5 1 (1.20%) FISMA
5 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (27.71%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) Nessus
2 2 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (9.64%) LogRhythm
2 7 (8.43%) Cisco
2 7 (8.43%) Sourcefire
3 6 (7.23%) Splunk
3 6 (7.23%) ArcSight
4 5 (6.02%) Symantec
4 5 (6.02%) McAfee
5 4 (4.82%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.82%) Juniper
6 3 (3.61%) Websense
6 3 (3.61%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.41%) Q1 Labs
7 2 (2.41%) LogLogic
7 2 (2.41%) Trustwave
8 1 (1.20%) F5
8 1 (1.20%) IBM
8 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.20%) HP
8 1 (1.20%) Dell
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