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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
UK / England
Rank 706 860 897
Rank change year-on-year
+154 +37
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 133 76 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.081% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 96 62 32
Median salary £55,000 £62,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.35% +39.44%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
19625 26040 27312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.73% 27.68% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15609 21101 21950
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing GCIA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

GCIA Salary Histogram in England

GCIA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIA within the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +78 64 £60,000 -16.66% 3
South East +90 37 £40,000 -33.33% 2
West Midlands +50 18 £51,500 -6.36% 2
South West +22 12 £32,500 -45.83% 5
North West -16 1 - - 1
GCIA
UK

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing GCIA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for GCIA.

1 130 (76.02%) GCIH
2 127 (74.27%) Cybersecurity
3 125 (73.10%) CISSP
4 115 (67.25%) Windows
5 111 (64.91%) Linux
6 90 (52.63%) Information Security
7 85 (49.71%) SIEM
8 80 (46.78%) CEH
8 80 (46.78%) SANS
9 67 (39.18%) Firewall
10 65 (38.01%) GIAC
11 63 (36.84%) Security Operations
12 60 (35.09%) Unix
13 56 (32.75%) TCP/IP
14 53 (30.99%) Intrusion Detection
15 48 (28.07%) Network Security
16 47 (27.49%) Vulnerability Management
17 46 (26.90%) Malware Analysis
18 43 (25.15%) CISM
19 41 (23.98%) Analytics
19 41 (23.98%) Security Operations Centre
20 39 (22.81%) Computer Security
21 36 (21.05%) Mentoring
21 36 (21.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
22 33 (19.30%) Forensic Analysis
23 32 (18.71%) Security Monitoring
24 30 (17.54%) Windows Server
24 30 (17.54%) SQL
25 29 (16.96%) Java
25 29 (16.96%) Management Information System

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (16.37%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.58%) Apache
2 1 (0.58%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (39.18%) Firewall
2 56 (32.75%) TCP/IP
3 53 (30.99%) Intrusion Detection
4 48 (28.07%) Network Security
5 10 (5.85%) DNS
5 10 (5.85%) Internet
6 9 (5.26%) Wireshark
7 7 (4.09%) HTTP
7 7 (4.09%) VPN
8 6 (3.51%) DHCP
8 6 (3.51%) FTP
8 6 (3.51%) ICMP
8 6 (3.51%) IPv4
8 6 (3.51%) IPv6
8 6 (3.51%) POP3
8 6 (3.51%) SMTP
8 6 (3.51%) SNMP
9 5 (2.92%) SSL
10 4 (2.34%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.58%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.37%) Big Data
2 20 (11.70%) NoSQL
3 17 (9.94%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.17%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
General
1 20 (11.70%) Finance
2 17 (9.94%) Legal
3 11 (6.43%) Games
4 6 (3.51%) Military
5 5 (2.92%) German Language
6 4 (2.34%) Banking
7 2 (1.17%) French Language
8 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 102 (59.65%) Analyst
2 60 (35.09%) Security Analyst
3 39 (22.81%) SOC Analyst
4 36 (21.05%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 18 (10.53%) Monitoring Analyst
6 17 (9.94%) Applications Support
7 16 (9.36%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (8.77%) Support Engineer
9 13 (7.60%) Consultant
10 12 (7.02%) Malware Analyst
10 12 (7.02%) Security Engineer
10 12 (7.02%) Vulnerability Analyst
11 11 (6.43%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 11 (6.43%) Security Support Engineer
12 10 (5.85%) Security Specialist
13 9 (5.26%) Security Operations Specialist
14 8 (4.68%) Operations Analyst
14 8 (4.68%) Security Operations Analyst
14 8 (4.68%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
14 8 (4.68%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.70%) .NET
2 14 (8.19%) ZeroMQ
3 12 (7.02%) JSON
4 5 (2.92%) HTML
5 1 (0.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (23.98%) Security Operations Centre
2 29 (16.96%) Management Information System
3 28 (16.37%) Cyberthreat
4 15 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.85%) Cyber Attack
5 10 (5.85%) Data Centre
6 8 (4.68%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.51%) Cyber Defence
8 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.34%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.17%) CESG
9 2 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.17%) PKI
10 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 115 (67.25%) Windows
2 111 (64.91%) Linux
3 60 (35.09%) Unix
4 30 (17.54%) Windows Server
5 28 (16.37%) CentOS
6 15 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (7.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.51%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.34%) Solaris
11 1 (0.58%) AIX
11 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (74.27%) Cybersecurity
2 90 (52.63%) Information Security
3 85 (49.71%) SIEM
4 63 (36.84%) Security Operations
5 47 (27.49%) Vulnerability Management
6 46 (26.90%) Malware Analysis
7 41 (23.98%) Analytics
8 39 (22.81%) Computer Security
9 36 (21.05%) Mentoring
10 33 (19.30%) Forensic Analysis
11 32 (18.71%) Security Monitoring
12 26 (15.20%) Threat Detection
13 24 (14.04%) Digital Forensics
13 24 (14.04%) Presales
13 24 (14.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 23 (13.45%) Incident Management
14 23 (13.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 20 (11.70%) Risk Management
16 19 (11.11%) Cyber Intelligence
17 18 (10.53%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.54%) SQL
2 29 (16.96%) Java
3 22 (12.87%) C
4 6 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.92%) C#
6 2 (1.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.17%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.17%) Python
7 1 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 130 (76.02%) GCIH
2 125 (73.10%) CISSP
3 80 (46.78%) CEH
3 80 (46.78%) SANS
4 65 (38.01%) GIAC
5 43 (25.15%) CISM
6 27 (15.79%) Network+ Certification
7 25 (14.62%) GREM
8 22 (12.87%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (12.28%) Security Cleared
10 19 (11.11%) GCED
10 19 (11.11%) GSEC
11 18 (10.53%) CNA
11 18 (10.53%) Novell Certification
12 16 (9.36%) CCNA
13 15 (8.77%) GCFA
13 15 (8.77%) SC Cleared
14 14 (8.19%) CCNP
15 12 (7.02%) DV Cleared
16 11 (6.43%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.85%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.17%) SLA
5 1 (0.58%) COBIT
5 1 (0.58%) COSO
5 1 (0.58%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.58%) SAS 70
System Software
1 27 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.02%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (6.43%) Snort
4 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (21.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 26 (15.20%) CSIRT
3 19 (11.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 15 (8.77%) Grafana
5 11 (6.43%) EnCase
6 10 (5.85%) FTK
7 8 (4.68%) QRadar
8 7 (4.09%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (4.09%) Nmap
9 6 (3.51%) Nessus
10 3 (1.75%) RSA Security Analytics
10 3 (1.75%) WSUS
11 2 (1.17%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
11 2 (1.17%) Graphite
11 2 (1.17%) Kibana
11 2 (1.17%) RSA Archer
12 1 (0.58%) BladeLogic
12 1 (0.58%) Computer Incident Response Team
12 1 (0.58%) SCCM
12 1 (0.58%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 21 (12.28%) FireEye
2 17 (9.94%) ArcSight
2 17 (9.94%) Sun
3 16 (9.36%) Cisco
4 14 (8.19%) Apple
4 14 (8.19%) Google
5 12 (7.02%) CheckPoint
6 10 (5.85%) LogRhythm
7 9 (5.26%) Intel Security
7 9 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 6 (3.51%) BeyondTrust
8 6 (3.51%) Blue Coat
8 6 (3.51%) Dell
8 6 (3.51%) Oracle
8 6 (3.51%) Palo Alto
9 5 (2.92%) Splunk
10 4 (2.34%) HP
10 4 (2.34%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.34%) VMware
11 3 (1.75%) Intel
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