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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 183 186 184
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 2 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.061% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.45% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +11.11%
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
1127 1331 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.44% 36.85% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1059 1309
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing GCIH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing GCIH 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for GCIH.

1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
1 9 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 7 (77.78%) CISSP
3 6 (66.67%) GIAC
3 6 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (66.67%) SANS
4 5 (55.56%) ArcSight
5 4 (44.44%) Information Security
5 4 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (44.44%) Sourcefire
5 4 (44.44%) Snort
5 4 (44.44%) Intel Security
5 4 (44.44%) Threat Detection
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) Change Management
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) GCIA
6 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (22.22%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (22.22%) Change Control
7 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 2 (22.22%) C#
7 2 (22.22%) C++
7 2 (22.22%) Data Mining

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Security Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) SOC Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
6 1 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Threat Detection
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CISSP
2 6 (66.67%) GIAC
2 6 (66.67%) SANS
3 3 (33.33%) GCIA
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Snort
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nessus
1 1 (11.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) ArcSight
2 4 (44.44%) Intel Security
2 4 (44.44%) Sourcefire
3 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Qualys
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware