The table below looks at the statistics for GCIA in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIA over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 173 183 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 22 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.58% 0.057% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.63% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +15.62%
GCIA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1349 1130 1554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.55% 32.33% 37.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1164 931 1300
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GCIA across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GCIA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

GCIA
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCIA across the Hampshire region.

GCIA Salary Trend in Hampshire

GCIA
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCIA across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

GCIA Salary Histogram in Hampshire

GCIA
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
Southampton - 17 £45,000 -
GCIA
South East

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 61 (98.39%) SIEM
2 56 (90.32%) SC Cleared
2 56 (90.32%) DV Cleared
2 56 (90.32%) Security Cleared
3 51 (82.26%) Sourcefire
4 45 (72.58%) Wireshark
5 41 (66.13%) GCIH
6 40 (64.52%) tcpdump
7 38 (61.29%) Analytics
8 36 (58.06%) LogRhythm
9 33 (53.23%) Cyber Security
10 28 (45.16%) Intrusion Detection
10 28 (45.16%) Linux
11 16 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (25.81%) Windows
11 16 (25.81%) HTTP
12 15 (24.19%) Solaris
13 14 (22.58%) Information Security
13 14 (22.58%) GIAC
14 12 (19.35%) Snort
15 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
15 10 (16.13%) DNS
15 10 (16.13%) LDAP
15 10 (16.13%) LAN
15 10 (16.13%) WAN
15 10 (16.13%) SMTP
15 10 (16.13%) FTP
16 9 (14.52%) Internet
16 9 (14.52%) Incident Management
16 9 (14.52%) Network Security

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (6.45%) MS Project
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 45 (72.58%) Wireshark
2 40 (64.52%) tcpdump
3 28 (45.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (25.81%) HTTP
5 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
5 10 (16.13%) DNS
5 10 (16.13%) LDAP
5 10 (16.13%) LAN
5 10 (16.13%) WAN
5 10 (16.13%) SMTP
5 10 (16.13%) FTP
6 9 (14.52%) Network Security
6 9 (14.52%) Internet
7 6 (9.68%) Firewall
7 6 (9.68%) SSH
7 6 (9.68%) SSL
7 6 (9.68%) VPN
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (100.00%) Analyst
2 43 (69.35%) Security Analyst
3 18 (29.03%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 15 (24.19%) IT Security Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) Network Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Incident Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Forensic Analyst
8 1 (1.61%) Security Manager
8 1 (1.61%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) PKI
3 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.06%) CESG
3 5 (8.06%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.16%) Linux
2 16 (25.81%) Windows
3 15 (24.19%) Solaris
4 5 (8.06%) UNIX
4 5 (8.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (98.39%) SIEM
2 38 (61.29%) Analytics
3 33 (53.23%) Cyber Security
4 14 (22.58%) Information Security
5 9 (14.52%) Incident Management
5 9 (14.52%) Change Control
6 8 (12.90%) Information Assurance
7 6 (9.68%) Network Architecture
7 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.06%) Change Management
8 5 (8.06%) Security Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Document Management
8 5 (8.06%) Computer Forensics
8 5 (8.06%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (8.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (8.06%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (8.06%) ITIL
8 5 (8.06%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.23%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (90.32%) SC Cleared
1 56 (90.32%) DV Cleared
1 56 (90.32%) Security Cleared
2 41 (66.13%) GCIH
3 14 (22.58%) GIAC
4 8 (12.90%) Degree
5 6 (9.68%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.06%) COSO
2 5 (8.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 51 (82.26%) Sourcefire
2 36 (58.06%) LogRhythm
3 6 (9.68%) Cisco
4 5 (8.06%) Microsoft