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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 846 868 830
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -38
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 32 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.030% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.11% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 21
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 £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £57,500 £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
27877 30152 27980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.01% 27.32% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22282 24016 22927
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 £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +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 3 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 3 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
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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 +1 13 £57,500 +27.77% 13
London +26 10 £61,250 +22.50% 6
South West -2 4 £47,500 +26.66% 3
East of England +10 3 £55,000 -4.34% 3
North West - 2 £47,500 - 8
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GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 64 (81.01%) GCIH
2 48 (60.76%) SIEM
3 46 (58.23%) CISSP
4 32 (40.51%) TCP/IP
4 32 (40.51%) Cyber Security
5 31 (39.24%) Malware Analysis
6 29 (36.71%) Windows
6 29 (36.71%) Firewall
7 28 (35.44%) Vulnerability Management
8 27 (34.18%) GIAC
8 27 (34.18%) Intrusion Detection
9 26 (32.91%) Wireshark
10 22 (27.85%) Linux
11 21 (26.58%) Snort
11 21 (26.58%) Analytics
12 20 (25.32%) Information Security
13 19 (24.05%) Security Cleared
13 19 (24.05%) Management Information System
14 18 (22.78%) CEH
15 16 (20.25%) SC Cleared
15 16 (20.25%) Network Security
16 15 (18.99%) Penetration Testing
17 14 (17.72%) Incident Management
17 14 (17.72%) Finance
17 14 (17.72%) SQL
18 13 (16.46%) SSCP
18 13 (16.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 13 (16.46%) DV Cleared
18 13 (16.46%) Security Architecture
18 13 (16.46%) tcpdump

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (10.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (40.51%) TCP/IP
2 29 (36.71%) Firewall
3 27 (34.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 26 (32.91%) Wireshark
5 16 (20.25%) Network Security
6 13 (16.46%) tcpdump
7 8 (10.13%) DNS
8 7 (8.86%) DHCP
8 7 (8.86%) SSL
9 6 (7.59%) Internet
9 6 (7.59%) Telnet
9 6 (7.59%) Wireless
9 6 (7.59%) FTP
9 6 (7.59%) HTTP
9 6 (7.59%) LDAP
9 6 (7.59%) SMTP
10 5 (6.33%) Wireless Security
11 1 (1.27%) LAN
11 1 (1.27%) WAN
11 1 (1.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (17.72%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Banking
2 6 (7.59%) Retail
3 4 (5.06%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Advertising
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Games
5 1 (1.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (68.35%) Analyst
2 27 (34.18%) Security Analyst
3 10 (12.66%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (11.39%) Network Analyst
4 9 (11.39%) Operations Analyst
4 9 (11.39%) Security Operations Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) Consultant
5 8 (10.13%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (6.33%) IT Security Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Malware Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Network Intrusion Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Security Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Information Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Security Manager
9 3 (3.80%) IT Security Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Security Officer
10 2 (2.53%) Information Security Officer
10 2 (2.53%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) PKI
4 4 (5.06%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) Blog
6 1 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Windows
2 22 (27.85%) Linux
3 11 (13.92%) UNIX
4 5 (6.33%) zOS
5 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) SIEM
2 32 (40.51%) Cyber Security
3 31 (39.24%) Malware Analysis
4 28 (35.44%) Vulnerability Management
5 21 (26.58%) Analytics
6 20 (25.32%) Information Security
7 15 (18.99%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (17.72%) Incident Management
9 13 (16.46%) Security Architecture
10 12 (15.19%) Information Assurance
11 11 (13.92%) ITIL
11 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
12 9 (11.39%) People Management
12 9 (11.39%) Performance Management
13 7 (8.86%) Reverse Engineering
13 7 (8.86%) Ethical Hacking
13 7 (8.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 7 (8.86%) Service Continuity Management
14 6 (7.59%) Information Management
15 5 (6.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 64 (81.01%) GCIH
2 46 (58.23%) CISSP
3 27 (34.18%) GIAC
4 19 (24.05%) Security Cleared
5 18 (22.78%) CEH
6 16 (20.25%) SC Cleared
7 13 (16.46%) SSCP
7 13 (16.46%) DV Cleared
8 12 (15.19%) CISA
8 12 (15.19%) GSEC
9 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (10.13%) CCNA
9 8 (10.13%) VTSP
10 6 (7.59%) GCED
10 6 (7.59%) CISM
10 6 (7.59%) Degree
11 5 (6.33%) GCWN
11 5 (6.33%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (5.06%) GCFA
13 3 (3.80%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (15.19%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.80%) SLA
4 2 (2.53%) COBIT
5 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (26.58%) Snort
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Nessus
2 2 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) LogRhythm
2 7 (8.86%) Cisco
2 7 (8.86%) Sourcefire
2 7 (8.86%) Splunk
2 7 (8.86%) ArcSight
3 6 (7.59%) Symantec
4 5 (6.33%) McAfee
5 4 (5.06%) Juniper
5 4 (5.06%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.80%) Fortinet
6 3 (3.80%) LogLogic
6 3 (3.80%) Websense
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.53%) Q1 Labs
7 2 (2.53%) Trustwave
7 2 (2.53%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.27%) Qualys
8 1 (1.27%) CA
8 1 (1.27%) HP
8 1 (1.27%) Dell
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