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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 169 189 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 7 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.21% 0.21% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
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
1134 1334 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.74% 35.07% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 946 1116 977
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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
Farnborough - 4 £53,750 -
Basingstoke - 2 £60,000 -
GCIH
South East

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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%) CISSP
1 14 (100.00%) SIEM
2 12 (85.71%) Security Operations
3 11 (78.57%) Security Operations Centre
3 11 (78.57%) SANS
3 11 (78.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (71.43%) GCIA
4 10 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
5 9 (64.29%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
6 7 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (50.00%) Information Security
6 7 (50.00%) C#
6 7 (50.00%) C++
6 7 (50.00%) Python
7 6 (42.86%) GIAC
7 6 (42.86%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (35.71%) Firewall
8 5 (35.71%) ArcSight
9 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
9 4 (28.57%) Sourcefire
9 4 (28.57%) Snort
9 4 (28.57%) Intel Security
10 3 (21.43%) Internet
10 3 (21.43%) ITIL
10 3 (21.43%) Windows
10 3 (21.43%) Solaris
10 3 (21.43%) Linux

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Analyst
2 10 (71.43%) Security Analyst
3 9 (64.29%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (57.14%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (35.71%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (35.71%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (28.57%) SOC Analyst
7 2 (14.29%) Consultant
7 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
3 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (7.14%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Solaris
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) SIEM
2 12 (85.71%) Security Operations
3 10 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (64.29%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Information Security
5 7 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
6 6 (42.86%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (21.43%) Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) Change Control
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management
7 3 (21.43%) Computer Forensics
7 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (14.29%) Service Continuity Management
9 1 (7.14%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 1 (7.14%) Digital Forensics
9 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) C++
1 7 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 11 (78.57%) SANS
3 10 (71.43%) GCIA
4 6 (42.86%) GIAC
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) SSCP
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) ArcSight
2 4 (28.57%) Intel Security
2 4 (28.57%) Sourcefire
3 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm