The table below looks at the statistics for GCED in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCED 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 Enterprise Defender (GCED)
Rank - - 657
Permanent jobs citing GCED 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - - 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £70,000
GCED
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10514 10569 10998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.96% 25.75% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8789 8634 8816
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GCED
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GCED Jobs Demand Trend in London

GCED
Salary Trend in London

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

GCED Salary Trend in London

GCED
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing GCED 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 GCED.

1 2 (66.67%) GCFA
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) GIAC
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) ISO27002
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) GSEC
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (33.33%) ISACA
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
2 1 (33.33%) ISSEP
2 1 (33.33%) ISSMP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) CISA

GCED
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing GCED 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 GCED. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) GCFA
1 2 (66.67%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) GSEC
2 1 (33.33%) ISACA
2 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
2 1 (33.33%) ISSEP
2 1 (33.33%) ISSMP
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) ISO27002