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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 607 606 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 8 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.031% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.070% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 0
Average salary £52,500 £42,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +15.62%
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
11379 11183 12265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.17% 24.91% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9190 9251 10284
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014. 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 +15 1 £65,000 - 1
GCIA
England

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) CISSP
1 9 (64.29%) GCIH
1 9 (64.29%) SIEM
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) GIAC
3 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (42.86%) Information Security
5 5 (35.71%) UNIX
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) SLA
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) CNA
6 4 (28.57%) Novell Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 4 (28.57%) GSEC
6 4 (28.57%) Network Security
6 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
6 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
7 3 (21.43%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (21.43%) GCFA
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 2 (14.29%) Juniper
8 2 (14.29%) Sun
8 2 (14.29%) SQL

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Information Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Information Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Information Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) SIEM
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (21.43%) Digital Forensics
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
6 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) Network Design
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CISSP
1 9 (64.29%) GCIH
2 8 (57.14%) GIAC
3 4 (28.57%) GSEC
3 4 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (28.57%) CNA
3 4 (28.57%) Novell Certification
4 3 (21.43%) GCFA
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) CEH
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) OSCP
6 1 (7.14%) SSCP
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Sun
2 2 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
3 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.14%) Qualys
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
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