The table below looks at the statistics for GCIA in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIA over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 617 648 596
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -52
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 11 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.010% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.099% 0.041% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 11
Average salary £65,000 £33,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.48% -44.58%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
GCIA
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
11153 12218 11169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.13% 25.26% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9067 9801 9033
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GCIA Jobs Demand Trend in London

GCIA
Salary Trend in London

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

GCIA Salary Trend in London

GCIA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCIA across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

GCIA Salary Histogram in London

GCIA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIA within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 4 £65,000 -
GCIA
England

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing GCIA 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 GCIA.

1 22 (75.86%) GCIH
2 19 (65.52%) CISSP
3 17 (58.62%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (51.72%) TCP/IP
5 14 (48.28%) Windows
6 13 (44.83%) Firewall
6 13 (44.83%) Vulnerability Management
7 12 (41.38%) GIAC
8 11 (37.93%) Malware Analysis
9 10 (34.48%) Cyber Security
9 10 (34.48%) Network Security
9 10 (34.48%) Information Security
10 9 (31.03%) Snort
10 9 (31.03%) SIEM
11 8 (27.59%) Finance
11 8 (27.59%) Linux
12 7 (24.14%) GSEC
12 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
13 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
13 6 (20.69%) Information Assurance
13 6 (20.69%) Security Architecture
14 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
14 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
14 5 (17.24%) CEH
14 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
14 5 (17.24%) GCED
14 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
14 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing GCIA 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 GCIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (51.72%) TCP/IP
3 13 (44.83%) Firewall
4 10 (34.48%) Network Security
5 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
5 5 (17.24%) Wireless
6 4 (13.79%) Wireless Security
7 3 (10.34%) Internet
8 1 (3.45%) VPN
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Security Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Security Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Security Operations Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Malware Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Information Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Cyber Security Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Security Architect
6 1 (3.45%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.79%) PKI
3 3 (10.34%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) UNIX
4 3 (10.34%) zOS
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Vulnerability Management
2 11 (37.93%) Malware Analysis
3 10 (34.48%) Cyber Security
3 10 (34.48%) Information Security
4 9 (31.03%) SIEM
5 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
6 6 (20.69%) Information Assurance
6 6 (20.69%) Security Architecture
6 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
7 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
7 5 (17.24%) People Management
8 4 (13.79%) Information Management
8 4 (13.79%) Identity Management
8 4 (13.79%) Password Management
9 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
9 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (10.34%) Network Architecture
9 3 (10.34%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) GCIH
2 19 (65.52%) CISSP
3 12 (41.38%) GIAC
4 7 (24.14%) GSEC
5 5 (17.24%) SSCP
5 5 (17.24%) CISA
5 5 (17.24%) CEH
5 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) GCED
6 4 (13.79%) GCWN
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (13.79%) CCNA
6 4 (13.79%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
8 2 (6.90%) GCFA
8 2 (6.90%) CISM
8 2 (6.90%) GREM
9 1 (3.45%) OSCP
9 1 (3.45%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
2 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
3 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Snort
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) ArcSight
1 3 (10.34%) Symantec
2 2 (6.90%) LogLogic
2 2 (6.90%) Q1 Labs
2 2 (6.90%) Juniper
2 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.45%) Qualys
3 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.45%) F5
3 1 (3.45%) Splunk
3 1 (3.45%) CA
3 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Trustwave
3 1 (3.45%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee
3 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
London
NTT Com Security
Salary: competitive benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ealing
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Barnet
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Ealing
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago