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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA)
Rank 644 659 683
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +24
Permanent jobs citing GCFA 9 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.007% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.089% 0.027% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Median salary £102,500 £50,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+105.00% -31.03%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +22.58%
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
10088 11248 12786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.02% 25.99% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8393 9181 10376
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 £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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
City of London - 1 £102,500 - 1
GCFA
England

GCFA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 21 (84.00%) Information Security
2 20 (80.00%) CISSP
3 18 (72.00%) GCIA
3 18 (72.00%) GPEN
3 18 (72.00%) GREM
4 17 (68.00%) EnCE
4 17 (68.00%) CISM
5 16 (64.00%) SSCP
5 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
5 16 (64.00%) CCFP
6 14 (56.00%) Investment Management
7 7 (28.00%) GCIH
8 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (20.00%) Finance
10 4 (16.00%) Snort
10 4 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
11 3 (12.00%) Anomaly Detection
11 3 (12.00%) SIEM
11 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (12.00%) Computer Security
11 3 (12.00%) Network Security
12 2 (8.00%) SABSA
12 2 (8.00%) People Management
12 2 (8.00%) GSSP-JAVA
12 2 (8.00%) Threat Analysis
12 2 (8.00%) Computer Science

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (12.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Security Manager
2 16 (64.00%) Information Manager
2 16 (64.00%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Information Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Junior
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Security Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Information Security
2 14 (56.00%) Investment Management
3 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (12.00%) Anomaly Detection
6 3 (12.00%) Computer Security
6 3 (12.00%) SIEM
6 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (8.00%) People Management
7 2 (8.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) SABSA
7 2 (8.00%) Security Auditing
7 2 (8.00%) Threat Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 1 (4.00%) Digital Forensics
8 1 (4.00%) Security Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Systematic Trading
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) CISSP
2 18 (72.00%) GCIA
2 18 (72.00%) GPEN
2 18 (72.00%) GREM
3 17 (68.00%) CISM
3 17 (68.00%) EnCE
4 16 (64.00%) CCFP
4 16 (64.00%) SSCP
5 7 (28.00%) GCIH
6 2 (8.00%) CISA
6 2 (8.00%) Degree
6 2 (8.00%) GCED
6 2 (8.00%) GIAC
6 2 (8.00%) GPPA
6 2 (8.00%) GSNA
6 2 (8.00%) GSSP-JAVA
6 2 (8.00%) GWAPT
7 1 (4.00%) CREST Certified
7 1 (4.00%) GCFE
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) EnCase
City of London
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