The first table below looks at the demand for GCIH in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIH over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 180 153 143
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -10
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.079% 0.18% 0.041%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.78% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +72.72%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +63.63%
Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
865 642 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.84% 23.06% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 736 499 519
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GCIH
West Yorkshire

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

GCIH Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

GCIH
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

GCIH Salary Trend in Leeds

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (100.00%) SSCP
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (60.00%) SSL
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) GCIA
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee
3 3 (60.00%) Websense
3 3 (60.00%) Cyber Security
3 3 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (60.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SSCP
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) GCIA
3 2 (40.00%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (40.00%) GIAC
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec
1 3 (60.00%) McAfee
1 3 (60.00%) Websense
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
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