The table below looks at the statistics for GCIH in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIH over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 182 179 166
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 6 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.17% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.60% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 9
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
GCIH
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
1313 1507 1251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.21% 38.44% 35.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 1289 977
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

GCIH Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

GCIH
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

GCIH Salary Trend in Hampshire

GCIH
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCIH across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

GCIH Salary Histogram in Hampshire

GCIH
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIH within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(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
Basingstoke +21 2 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Southampton -6 1 £45,000 -
GCIH
South East

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing GCIH 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 GCIH.

1 14 (100.00%) GCIA
2 13 (92.86%) SIEM
3 9 (64.29%) Cyber Security
4 8 (57.14%) Wireshark
4 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) DV Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
5 7 (50.00%) tcpdump
6 6 (42.86%) Analytics
6 6 (42.86%) Sourcefire
7 5 (35.71%) CISSP
8 4 (28.57%) Firewall
8 4 (28.57%) LogRhythm
9 3 (21.43%) Splunk
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco
9 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (21.43%) CEH
10 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (14.29%) Nessus
10 2 (14.29%) Advertising
10 2 (14.29%) GIAC
10 2 (14.29%) Information Security
10 2 (14.29%) Symantec
10 2 (14.29%) McAfee
10 2 (14.29%) Websense
10 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (14.29%) GPEN

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing GCIH 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 GCIH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Wireshark
2 7 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Security Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Security Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Network Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) SIEM
2 9 (64.29%) Cyber Security
3 6 (42.86%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) E-Discovery
6 1 (7.14%) Boundary Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) GCIA
2 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) DV Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) CISSP
4 3 (21.43%) CEH
5 2 (14.29%) GIAC
5 2 (14.29%) GPEN
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) EnCE
6 1 (7.14%) VTSP
6 1 (7.14%) CISA
6 1 (7.14%) GCFA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nessus
1 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Sourcefire
2 4 (28.57%) LogRhythm
3 3 (21.43%) Splunk
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) McAfee
4 2 (14.29%) Websense
5 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + RSU + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago