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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 813 868 907
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +39
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 48 66 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.066% 0.044%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.24% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44 59 46
Median salary £50,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.30% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,700 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £90,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-22.30% +30.00%
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
21942 27037 29903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.75% 27.18% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17474 21607 24100
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +76 18 £50,000 -16.66% 6
South East +51 16 £51,500 -20.76% 6
West Midlands -1 11 £50,500 -22.30% 3
South West -1 2 £62,500 +21.95% 1
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UK

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 81 (77.88%) GCIH
2 77 (74.04%) CISSP
3 71 (68.27%) Cybersecurity
4 50 (48.08%) Linux
4 50 (48.08%) SIEM
5 46 (44.23%) Windows
6 44 (42.31%) CEH
7 42 (40.38%) Security Operations
8 41 (39.42%) SANS
9 36 (34.62%) TCP/IP
10 34 (32.69%) Information Security
10 34 (32.69%) Firewall
11 32 (30.77%) GIAC
11 32 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
11 32 (30.77%) Mentoring
12 30 (28.85%) GREM
12 30 (28.85%) Security Operations Centre
13 28 (26.92%) Malware Analysis
14 25 (24.04%) Network Security
15 24 (23.08%) GCFA
16 22 (21.15%) CISM
17 21 (20.19%) GCFE
18 20 (19.23%) ArcSight
18 20 (19.23%) Analytics
19 19 (18.27%) Cyberthreat
19 19 (18.27%) C
20 18 (17.31%) Unix
20 18 (17.31%) Risk Management
20 18 (17.31%) CFCE
20 18 (17.31%) Vulnerability Management

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 8 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.96%) Apache
3 1 (0.96%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.88%) MS Office
2 3 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 36 (34.62%) TCP/IP
2 34 (32.69%) Firewall
3 32 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 25 (24.04%) Network Security
5 5 (4.81%) DNS
6 3 (2.88%) DHCP
6 3 (2.88%) FTP
6 3 (2.88%) HTTP
6 3 (2.88%) ICMP
6 3 (2.88%) Internet
6 3 (2.88%) IPv4
6 3 (2.88%) IPv6
6 3 (2.88%) POP3
6 3 (2.88%) SMTP
6 3 (2.88%) SNMP
6 3 (2.88%) VPN
7 2 (1.92%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.92%) SSL
7 2 (1.92%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.96%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.58%) Big Data
2 5 (4.81%) NoSQL
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.96%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
General
1 10 (9.62%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Aerospace
2 7 (6.73%) Military
3 5 (4.81%) Legal
4 4 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.88%) Games
5 3 (2.88%) German Language
6 1 (0.96%) French Language
6 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (54.81%) Analyst
2 42 (40.38%) Security Analyst
3 30 (28.85%) SOC Analyst
4 21 (20.19%) Consultant
5 20 (19.23%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 15 (14.42%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (8.65%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
8 8 (7.69%) Security Operations Analyst
9 7 (6.73%) CISSP Analyst
9 7 (6.73%) Senior Security Analyst
10 6 (5.77%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 6 (5.77%) Firewall Analyst
10 6 (5.77%) Security Consultant
10 6 (5.77%) Security Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Vulnerability Analyst
11 5 (4.81%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 5 (4.81%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
12 4 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Manager
12 4 (3.85%) Cyberthreat Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) .NET
2 3 (2.88%) JSON
2 3 (2.88%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (28.85%) Security Operations Centre
2 19 (18.27%) Cyberthreat
3 16 (15.38%) Client/Server
3 16 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (3.85%) Cybercrime
5 4 (3.85%) SCADA
6 3 (2.88%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.92%) CESG
7 2 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (48.08%) Linux
2 46 (44.23%) Windows
3 18 (17.31%) Unix
4 15 (14.42%) Mac OS X
5 8 (7.69%) CentOS
5 8 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 7 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.81%) Solaris
7 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (68.27%) Cybersecurity
2 50 (48.08%) SIEM
3 42 (40.38%) Security Operations
4 34 (32.69%) Information Security
5 32 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 28 (26.92%) Malware Analysis
7 20 (19.23%) Analytics
8 18 (17.31%) Risk Management
8 18 (17.31%) Vulnerability Management
9 16 (15.38%) Open Source
10 15 (14.42%) Incident Management
11 12 (11.54%) Threat Detection
12 11 (10.58%) Computer Forensics
12 11 (10.58%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (10.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 9 (8.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 8 (7.69%) Presales
14 8 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
14 8 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
15 7 (6.73%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.27%) C
2 9 (8.65%) SQL
3 4 (3.85%) C#
3 4 (3.85%) C++
3 4 (3.85%) Java
3 4 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 81 (77.88%) GCIH
2 77 (74.04%) CISSP
3 44 (42.31%) CEH
4 41 (39.42%) SANS
5 32 (30.77%) GIAC
6 30 (28.85%) GREM
7 24 (23.08%) GCFA
8 22 (21.15%) CISM
9 21 (20.19%) GCFE
10 18 (17.31%) CFCE
11 17 (16.35%) CREST Certified
11 17 (16.35%) Security Cleared
12 16 (15.38%) SC Cleared
13 15 (14.42%) CHFI
13 15 (14.42%) ECIH
13 15 (14.42%) GCED
14 14 (13.46%) GSEC
15 13 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (9.62%) CCNA
16 10 (9.62%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.54%) PCI DSS
2 11 (10.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (6.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (3.85%) RMADS
4 4 (3.85%) SLA
5 1 (0.96%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) Snort
2 7 (6.73%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (15.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (7.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (4.81%) RSA enVision
4 4 (3.85%) Grafana
4 4 (3.85%) QRadar
4 4 (3.85%) RSA Security Analytics
5 2 (1.92%) EnCase
5 2 (1.92%) Nessus
5 2 (1.92%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 20 (19.23%) ArcSight
2 11 (10.58%) Splunk
3 10 (9.62%) FireEye
4 8 (7.69%) LogRhythm
5 7 (6.73%) Palo Alto
6 6 (5.77%) CheckPoint
6 6 (5.77%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.77%) Sourcefire
6 6 (5.77%) Sun
7 5 (4.81%) HP
8 4 (3.85%) NetWitness
9 3 (2.88%) AlienVault
9 3 (2.88%) Apple
9 3 (2.88%) Cisco
9 3 (2.88%) Google
9 3 (2.88%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.92%) Qualys
10 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.96%) TippingPoint
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Ext Bens + Training
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