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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 173 187 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 33 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.83% 0.025% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.09% 0.079% -
Number of salaries quoted 33 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
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
1576 1258 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.58% 31.95% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1023 1316
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 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 - 22 £45,000 - 2
Basingstoke +1 3 £60,000 -
GCIH
South East

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 41 (97.62%) GCIA
2 36 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 36 (85.71%) DV Cleared
2 36 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 36 (85.71%) SIEM
3 35 (83.33%) Sourcefire
4 32 (76.19%) Wireshark
5 28 (66.67%) tcpdump
6 26 (61.90%) Cyber Security
7 25 (59.52%) Analytics
7 25 (59.52%) LogRhythm
8 17 (40.48%) Linux
9 15 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
10 12 (28.57%) GIAC
11 10 (23.81%) Windows
11 10 (23.81%) HTTP
12 9 (21.43%) Solaris
13 8 (19.05%) Internet
13 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
14 7 (16.67%) Network Security
14 7 (16.67%) Firewall
14 7 (16.67%) VPN
14 7 (16.67%) SSL
14 7 (16.67%) Change Control
14 7 (16.67%) PKI
15 6 (14.29%) Network Architecture
15 6 (14.29%) Cisco
15 6 (14.29%) CISSP
15 6 (14.29%) Finance
15 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 4 (9.52%) MS Project
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 32 (76.19%) Wireshark
2 28 (66.67%) tcpdump
3 15 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (23.81%) HTTP
5 8 (19.05%) Internet
6 7 (16.67%) Network Security
6 7 (16.67%) Firewall
6 7 (16.67%) VPN
6 7 (16.67%) SSL
7 6 (14.29%) SSH
8 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
9 4 (9.52%) DNS
9 4 (9.52%) LDAP
9 4 (9.52%) LAN
9 4 (9.52%) WAN
9 4 (9.52%) SMTP
9 4 (9.52%) FTP
10 1 (2.38%) IPsec
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Analyst
2 29 (69.05%) Security Analyst
3 12 (28.57%) IT Security Analyst
3 12 (28.57%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Network Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Forensic Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Incident Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) PKI
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Windows
3 9 (21.43%) Solaris
4 5 (11.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (85.71%) SIEM
2 26 (61.90%) Cyber Security
3 25 (59.52%) Analytics
4 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 7 (16.67%) Change Control
6 6 (14.29%) Network Architecture
6 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 6 (14.29%) Information Assurance
7 5 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (11.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (11.90%) Information Security
7 5 (11.90%) Document Management
7 5 (11.90%) Security Testing
7 5 (11.90%) ITIL
7 5 (11.90%) Change Management
8 4 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (7.14%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (97.62%) GCIA
2 36 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 36 (85.71%) DV Cleared
2 36 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 12 (28.57%) GIAC
4 6 (14.29%) CISSP
5 5 (11.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 5 (11.90%) COBIT
2 5 (11.90%) COSO
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Nessus
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) Sourcefire
2 25 (59.52%) LogRhythm
3 6 (14.29%) Cisco
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 16 days ago