The table below looks at the statistics for GCFA in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCFA over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA)
Rank 563 659 650
Rank change year-on-year
+96 -9
Permanent jobs citing GCFA 27 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.014% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.054% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 13
Median salary £75,000 £102,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% +36.66%
UK excluding London median salary £66,250 £51,250 -
% change year-on-year
+29.26% -
GCFA
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
8663 11184 11686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.30% 25.86% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7008 9066 9543
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GCFA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing GCFA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GCFA Jobs Demand Trend in London

GCFA
Salary Trend in London

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

GCFA Salary Trend in London

GCFA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCFA across the London region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

GCFA Salary Histogram in London

GCFA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCFA within the London region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Uxbridge - 3 £85,000 -
GCFA
England

GCFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing GCFA 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 London region with a requirement for GCFA.

1 40 (76.92%) GCED
2 37 (71.15%) C
3 33 (63.46%) Information Security
4 29 (55.77%) CISSP
4 29 (55.77%) Incident Management
5 26 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
6 25 (48.08%) Oracle EBS R12
6 25 (48.08%) GPEN
6 25 (48.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 25 (48.08%) SOA
6 25 (48.08%) Salesforce.com
6 25 (48.08%) Java
6 25 (48.08%) Oracle
6 25 (48.08%) E-Commerce
6 25 (48.08%) GSNA
6 25 (48.08%) CISA
6 25 (48.08%) Oracle Database
6 25 (48.08%) SABSA
6 25 (48.08%) GWAPT
6 25 (48.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 25 (48.08%) GSSP-JAVA
6 25 (48.08%) GPPA
6 25 (48.08%) Security Auditing
7 23 (44.23%) Degree
8 22 (42.31%) Computer Science
8 22 (42.31%) Data Protection
9 21 (40.38%) GCIA
9 21 (40.38%) GCIH
10 20 (38.46%) GREM
11 19 (36.54%) Cybersecurity

GCFA
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 25 (48.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.92%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 25 (48.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.77%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.92%) Big Data
2 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (1.92%) Banking
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Architect
1 25 (48.08%) Security Architect
2 18 (34.62%) Information Architect
2 18 (34.62%) Information Security Architect
3 16 (30.77%) Consultant
3 16 (30.77%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (7.69%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (7.69%) Information Specialist
4 4 (7.69%) Malware Specialist
4 4 (7.69%) Security Specialist
5 3 (5.77%) Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Applications Architect
6 1 (1.92%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (1.92%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (1.92%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Incident Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Security Analyst
6 1 (1.92%) Security Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Senior Incident Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 22 (42.31%) Computer Science
2 15 (28.85%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Linux
1 16 (30.77%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Information Security
2 29 (55.77%) Incident Management
3 26 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 25 (48.08%) E-Commerce
4 25 (48.08%) SABSA
4 25 (48.08%) Security Auditing
4 25 (48.08%) SOA
4 25 (48.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 22 (42.31%) Data Protection
6 19 (36.54%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (28.85%) Mentoring
7 15 (28.85%) Open Source
8 8 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Digital Forensics
10 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (7.69%) SIEM
11 3 (5.77%) Reverse Engineering
11 3 (5.77%) Security Operations
12 2 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
12 2 (3.85%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) C
2 25 (48.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (76.92%) GCED
2 29 (55.77%) CISSP
3 25 (48.08%) CISA
3 25 (48.08%) GPEN
3 25 (48.08%) GPPA
3 25 (48.08%) GSNA
3 25 (48.08%) GSSP-JAVA
3 25 (48.08%) GWAPT
4 23 (44.23%) Degree
5 21 (40.38%) GCIA
5 21 (40.38%) GCIH
6 20 (38.46%) GREM
7 18 (34.62%) CFCE
8 17 (32.69%) GCFE
9 16 (30.77%) CHFI
10 15 (28.85%) ECIH
11 9 (17.31%) GIAC
12 6 (11.54%) SANS
13 2 (3.85%) CREST Certified
13 2 (3.85%) EnCE
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) EnCase
2 1 (1.92%) FTK
2 1 (1.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Oracle
1 25 (48.08%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.92%) ArcSight
2 1 (1.92%) Nuix
2 1 (1.92%) Splunk
2 1 (1.92%) Tableau
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Lawrence Harvey
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