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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 818 905 948
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +43
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 79 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.032% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 65 33 31
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,100 £69,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
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
24217 28107 30952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.43% 27.17% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19836 22455 24731
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +73 54 £65,000 +13.04% 7
South East +34 12 £55,000 -4.34% 3
South West +22 9 £43,750 -7.89% 2
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
East of England +27 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
GCIA
UK

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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.

1 128 (85.91%) CISSP
2 126 (84.56%) GCIH
3 109 (73.15%) SIEM
4 86 (57.72%) Information Security
5 61 (40.94%) CEH
6 56 (37.58%) CISM
6 56 (37.58%) TCP/IP
7 52 (34.90%) Firewall
8 50 (33.56%) Cybersecurity
8 50 (33.56%) Security Operations
9 44 (29.53%) SANS
10 42 (28.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 42 (28.19%) Unix
11 40 (26.85%) SSCP
11 40 (26.85%) ArcSight
12 39 (26.17%) ITIL
13 37 (24.83%) Windows
13 37 (24.83%) GIAC
14 33 (22.15%) Cyberthreat
15 32 (21.48%) GREM
15 32 (21.48%) Snort
16 30 (20.13%) Linux
16 30 (20.13%) CREST Certified
17 28 (18.79%) Malware Analysis
17 28 (18.79%) Security Cleared
17 28 (18.79%) Active Directory
17 28 (18.79%) Intrusion Detection
17 28 (18.79%) Management Information System
17 28 (18.79%) Security Operations Centre
18 27 (18.12%) GCFA

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 2 (1.34%) CloudStack
1 2 (1.34%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (37.58%) TCP/IP
2 52 (34.90%) Firewall
3 28 (18.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 27 (18.12%) Wireshark
5 23 (15.44%) DNS
6 19 (12.75%) tcpdump
7 15 (10.07%) HTTP
7 15 (10.07%) SMTP
8 14 (9.40%) Network Security
9 12 (8.05%) Internet
10 10 (6.71%) SSL
11 8 (5.37%) HTTPS
12 2 (1.34%) LAN
12 2 (1.34%) Software-Defined Networking
12 2 (1.34%) WAN
13 1 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.34%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.67%) Burp Suite
General
1 19 (12.75%) Finance
2 6 (4.03%) Brand Awareness
2 6 (4.03%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.36%) Electronics
3 5 (3.36%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.36%) Marketing
4 4 (2.68%) Military
4 4 (2.68%) Music Industry
5 3 (2.01%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.01%) Legal
6 2 (1.34%) Games
6 2 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.34%) Publishing
7 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (61.74%) Analyst
2 60 (40.27%) Security Analyst
3 42 (28.19%) Security Manager
4 28 (18.79%) Information Manager
4 28 (18.79%) Information Security Manager
5 26 (17.45%) SOC Analyst
6 19 (12.75%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 16 (10.74%) Incident Manager
8 14 (9.40%) Information Analyst
8 14 (9.40%) Information Security Analyst
9 13 (8.72%) Incident Analyst
9 13 (8.72%) SIEM Analyst
10 11 (7.38%) Operations Analyst
10 11 (7.38%) Operations Manager
10 11 (7.38%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (6.71%) Operational Security Manager
11 10 (6.71%) Security Operations Analyst
11 10 (6.71%) Security Operations Manager
12 9 (6.04%) Consultant
13 6 (4.03%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.34%) .NET
1 2 (1.34%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.15%) Cyberthreat
2 28 (18.79%) Management Information System
2 28 (18.79%) Security Operations Centre
3 19 (12.75%) Client/Server
4 18 (12.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (4.70%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.03%) CESG
6 6 (4.03%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (2.68%) Social Network
8 2 (1.34%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.34%) Cybercrime
8 2 (1.34%) SCADA
9 1 (0.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 42 (28.19%) Unix
2 37 (24.83%) Windows
3 30 (20.13%) Linux
4 8 (5.37%) Solaris
5 3 (2.01%) Kali Linux
5 3 (2.01%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.34%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (73.15%) SIEM
2 86 (57.72%) Information Security
3 50 (33.56%) Cybersecurity
3 50 (33.56%) Security Operations
4 39 (26.17%) ITIL
5 28 (18.79%) Malware Analysis
6 26 (17.45%) Vulnerability Management
7 23 (15.44%) Mentoring
7 23 (15.44%) Reverse Engineering
8 21 (14.09%) Analytics
9 20 (13.42%) Ethical Hacking
10 19 (12.75%) Coaching
11 17 (11.41%) Incident Management
11 17 (11.41%) Penetration Testing
12 16 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (10.74%) Protective Monitoring
13 15 (10.07%) Investment Management
14 14 (9.40%) Computer Forensics
14 14 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (8.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.07%) Python
2 8 (5.37%) C#
2 8 (5.37%) C++
2 8 (5.37%) Java
3 6 (4.03%) SQL
4 4 (2.68%) C
4 4 (2.68%) Perl
4 4 (2.68%) PHP
4 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.01%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.34%) Ruby
6 2 (1.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 128 (85.91%) CISSP
2 126 (84.56%) GCIH
3 61 (40.94%) CEH
4 56 (37.58%) CISM
5 44 (29.53%) SANS
6 40 (26.85%) SSCP
7 37 (24.83%) GIAC
8 32 (21.48%) GREM
9 30 (20.13%) CREST Certified
10 28 (18.79%) Security Cleared
11 27 (18.12%) GCFA
12 26 (17.45%) SC Cleared
13 17 (11.41%) Degree
14 14 (9.40%) DV Cleared
14 14 (9.40%) GPEN
15 13 (8.72%) CCFP
15 13 (8.72%) CISA
15 13 (8.72%) EnCE
16 11 (7.38%) GCFE
17 9 (6.04%) ECIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (28.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (15.44%) PCI DSS
3 16 (10.74%) COBIT
4 8 (5.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (4.03%) ISO22301
6 4 (2.68%) GPG13
6 4 (2.68%) HMG Infosec
6 4 (2.68%) SLA
7 2 (1.34%) COSO
7 2 (1.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (1.34%) RMADS
System Software
1 32 (21.48%) Snort
2 28 (18.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.34%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (10.74%) Nessus
2 15 (10.07%) RSA enVision
3 11 (7.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (4.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (4.03%) QRadar
6 5 (3.36%) RSA Security Analytics
7 4 (2.68%) RSA Archer
8 2 (1.34%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.34%) WMI
9 1 (0.67%) Ansible
9 1 (0.67%) EnCase
9 1 (0.67%) FTK
9 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (26.85%) ArcSight
2 21 (14.09%) Remedy
3 20 (13.42%) Splunk
4 19 (12.75%) LogRhythm
5 10 (6.71%) Qualys
6 6 (4.03%) Intel Security
7 5 (3.36%) F5
7 5 (3.36%) SAP
8 4 (2.68%) NetWitness
8 4 (2.68%) Sun
9 3 (2.01%) AlienVault
9 3 (2.01%) Cisco
9 3 (2.01%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.01%) Juniper
9 3 (2.01%) Sourcefire
9 3 (2.01%) Symantec
9 3 (2.01%) VMware
10 2 (1.34%) HP
10 2 (1.34%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.67%) Intel
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Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
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London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 17 days ago
Hampshire
aap3
Salary: £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough
Acumin Consulting
Posted: 24 days ago
Hampshire
aap3
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
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