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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 821 855 825
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -30
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 45 25 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.024% 0.044%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.088% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 39
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,400 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £57,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
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
27613 28498 28253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.36% 27.13% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21883 22895 23133
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 £27,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +20 21 £45,000 -21.73% 5
South East +9 15 £45,000 - 17
South West -14 5 £52,500 +31.25% 9
East of England - 3 £47,500 -
North West - 1 £55,000 -
GCIA
UK

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 62 (72.09%) GCIH
2 50 (58.14%) TCP/IP
3 48 (55.81%) SIEM
4 37 (43.02%) CISSP
5 32 (37.21%) Windows
6 31 (36.05%) Intrusion Detection
7 29 (33.72%) Cyber Security
8 28 (32.56%) Information Security
8 28 (32.56%) Linux
9 24 (27.91%) Firewall
9 24 (27.91%) Wireshark
9 24 (27.91%) Security Cleared
9 24 (27.91%) Vulnerability Management
10 22 (25.58%) Snort
10 22 (25.58%) GIAC
11 21 (24.42%) SC Cleared
12 19 (22.09%) DV Cleared
12 19 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (20.93%) tcpdump
14 16 (18.60%) Finance
15 15 (17.44%) SSCP
15 15 (17.44%) Network Security
16 14 (16.28%) SQL
16 14 (16.28%) Analytics
16 14 (16.28%) LogRhythm
17 13 (15.12%) Security Architecture
17 13 (15.12%) Nessus
17 13 (15.12%) Incident Management
18 12 (13.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 12 (13.95%) Information Assurance

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (1.16%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 50 (58.14%) TCP/IP
2 31 (36.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 24 (27.91%) Wireshark
3 24 (27.91%) Firewall
4 18 (20.93%) tcpdump
5 15 (17.44%) Network Security
6 10 (11.63%) LAN
6 10 (11.63%) WAN
7 9 (10.47%) DNS
8 8 (9.30%) SSL
8 8 (9.30%) DHCP
9 7 (8.14%) FTP
9 7 (8.14%) HTTP
9 7 (8.14%) SMTP
9 7 (8.14%) LDAP
9 7 (8.14%) Telnet
10 6 (6.98%) Internet
11 5 (5.81%) Wireless
12 4 (4.65%) Wireless Security
13 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (18.60%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Banking
2 6 (6.98%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Games
4 1 (1.16%) Military
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (81.40%) Analyst
2 45 (52.33%) Security Analyst
3 9 (10.47%) Operations Analyst
3 9 (10.47%) Security Operations Analyst
4 7 (8.14%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 7 (8.14%) Security Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Network Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) Information Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) Incident Analyst
7 3 (3.49%) IT Security Engineer
8 2 (2.33%) Consultant
8 2 (2.33%) Senior Network Analyst
8 2 (2.33%) Senior Security Engineer
9 1 (1.16%) Senior Security Analyst
9 1 (1.16%) Information Security Officer
9 1 (1.16%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (1.16%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.49%) Open Source
4 3 (3.49%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.49%) PKI
5 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.16%) Blog
5 1 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Windows
2 28 (32.56%) Linux
3 10 (11.63%) UNIX
4 5 (5.81%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.81%) SIEM
2 29 (33.72%) Cyber Security
3 28 (32.56%) Information Security
4 24 (27.91%) Vulnerability Management
5 14 (16.28%) Analytics
6 13 (15.12%) Security Architecture
6 13 (15.12%) Incident Management
7 12 (13.95%) Information Assurance
8 11 (12.79%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (12.79%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (12.79%) Mentoring
8 11 (12.79%) People Management
9 10 (11.63%) Performance Management
10 9 (10.47%) Time Management
10 9 (10.47%) Problem Management
10 9 (10.47%) CRM
11 8 (9.30%) Reverse Engineering
12 7 (8.14%) Investment Management
13 6 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
14 5 (5.81%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) SQL
2 1 (1.16%) Python
2 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.16%) C
2 1 (1.16%) C++
2 1 (1.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 62 (72.09%) GCIH
2 37 (43.02%) CISSP
3 24 (27.91%) Security Cleared
4 22 (25.58%) GIAC
5 21 (24.42%) SC Cleared
6 19 (22.09%) DV Cleared
7 15 (17.44%) SSCP
8 11 (12.79%) GSEC
9 10 (11.63%) CISA
10 9 (10.47%) CEH
10 9 (10.47%) Degree
11 8 (9.30%) CCNA
11 8 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (5.81%) CISM
12 5 (5.81%) GCFA
13 4 (4.65%) GCWN
13 4 (4.65%) Security+ Certification
13 4 (4.65%) OSCP
13 4 (4.65%) GCED
14 2 (2.33%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (12.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.49%) SLA
4 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.16%) COBIT
4 1 (1.16%) QA
4 1 (1.16%) FISMA
System Software
1 22 (25.58%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (15.12%) Nessus
2 2 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) LogRhythm
2 10 (11.63%) Cisco
2 10 (11.63%) Sourcefire
3 5 (5.81%) Splunk
3 5 (5.81%) ArcSight
3 5 (5.81%) Symantec
4 4 (4.65%) McAfee
4 4 (4.65%) Juniper
4 4 (4.65%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.49%) Fortinet
5 3 (3.49%) Websense
6 2 (2.33%) LogLogic
6 2 (2.33%) Q1 Labs
6 2 (2.33%) F5
6 2 (2.33%) TippingPoint
7 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.16%) Trustwave
7 1 (1.16%) Qualys
7 1 (1.16%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.16%) IBM
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £68000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £55k plus package
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago