The table below looks at the statistics for GCIH in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIH over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 572 629 650
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +21
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 27 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.081% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 13
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +20.00%
GCIH
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
8602 11305 11517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.42% 26.09% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6938 9172 9407
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 £31,000 £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

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GCIH Jobs Demand Trend in London

GCIH
Salary Trend in London

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

GCIH Salary Trend in London

GCIH
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCIH across the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

GCIH Salary Histogram in London

GCIH
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIH within the London region over the 3 months to 9 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
City of London +29 3 £50,000 -23.07%
Chiswick -5 1 - -
GCIH
England

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing GCIH 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 GCIH.

1 49 (67.12%) GCIA
2 48 (65.75%) Cybersecurity
3 43 (58.90%) CISSP
4 32 (43.84%) GIAC
4 32 (43.84%) Linux
5 29 (39.73%) Windows
6 28 (38.36%) Security Operations
7 26 (35.62%) SIEM
8 25 (34.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 25 (34.25%) GREM
9 24 (32.88%) TCP/IP
10 22 (30.14%) GCFA
11 21 (28.77%) Information Security
12 20 (27.40%) SANS
13 18 (24.66%) Vulnerability Management
13 18 (24.66%) Network Security
14 17 (23.29%) CFCE
15 16 (21.92%) CEH
15 16 (21.92%) Firewall
16 15 (20.55%) Malware Analysis
16 15 (20.55%) Mentoring
16 15 (20.55%) GCFE
16 15 (20.55%) Security Operations Centre
17 14 (19.18%) GCED
17 14 (19.18%) ECIH
17 14 (19.18%) Management Information System
17 14 (19.18%) Client/Server
17 14 (19.18%) C
17 14 (19.18%) Mac OS X
17 14 (19.18%) CHFI

GCIH
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 2 (2.74%) Apache
1 2 (2.74%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 24 (32.88%) TCP/IP
3 18 (24.66%) Network Security
4 16 (21.92%) Firewall
5 2 (2.74%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.37%) LAN
6 1 (1.37%) MPLS
6 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.37%) VPN
6 1 (1.37%) WAN
6 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) Big Data
2 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (8.22%) Legal
2 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (50.68%) Analyst
2 29 (39.73%) Security Analyst
3 18 (24.66%) Consultant
4 15 (20.55%) Senior Consultant
5 14 (19.18%) SOC Analyst
6 10 (13.70%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) Operations Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) Security Operations Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) CISSP Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) IT Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) IT Security Analyst
11 3 (4.11%) Cybersecurity Manager
11 3 (4.11%) Security Manager
11 3 (4.11%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
11 3 (4.11%) Senior Security Analyst
12 2 (2.74%) Incident Manager
12 2 (2.74%) Junior Security Analyst
12 2 (2.74%) SIEM Analyst
12 2 (2.74%) SIEM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) ELK Stack
1 2 (2.74%) PCRE
1 2 (2.74%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.37%) REST
2 1 (1.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Security Operations Centre
2 14 (19.18%) Client/Server
2 14 (19.18%) Management Information System
3 9 (12.33%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.48%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.74%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (2.74%) iPad
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.37%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.37%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.84%) Linux
2 29 (39.73%) Windows
3 14 (19.18%) Mac OS X
4 13 (17.81%) Unix
5 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.48%) Solaris
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (65.75%) Cybersecurity
2 28 (38.36%) Security Operations
3 26 (35.62%) SIEM
4 21 (28.77%) Information Security
5 18 (24.66%) Vulnerability Management
6 15 (20.55%) Malware Analysis
6 15 (20.55%) Mentoring
7 14 (19.18%) Open Source
8 12 (16.44%) Threat Detection
9 11 (15.07%) Analytics
9 11 (15.07%) Incident Management
9 11 (15.07%) Security Architecture
10 9 (12.33%) Risk Management
11 7 (9.59%) Information Assurance
12 6 (8.22%) Ethical Hacking
12 6 (8.22%) Network Design
12 6 (8.22%) Reverse Engineering
12 6 (8.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 5 (6.85%) Computer Forensics
13 5 (6.85%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) C
2 7 (9.59%) SQL
3 5 (6.85%) Python
4 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.74%) C#
4 2 (2.74%) C++
4 2 (2.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (67.12%) GCIA
2 43 (58.90%) CISSP
3 32 (43.84%) GIAC
4 25 (34.25%) GREM
5 22 (30.14%) GCFA
6 20 (27.40%) SANS
7 17 (23.29%) CFCE
8 16 (21.92%) CEH
9 15 (20.55%) GCFE
10 14 (19.18%) CHFI
10 14 (19.18%) ECIH
10 14 (19.18%) GCED
11 11 (15.07%) Degree
12 10 (13.70%) CISM
13 9 (12.33%) CREST Certified
14 7 (9.59%) CNA
14 7 (9.59%) Network+ Certification
14 7 (9.59%) Novell Certification
15 2 (2.74%) CISA
15 2 (2.74%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) PCI DSS
1 8 (10.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (8.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.74%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Snort
2 3 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.74%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (6.85%) QRadar
3 3 (4.11%) Nessus
3 3 (4.11%) RSA Security Analytics
4 2 (2.74%) Fluentd
4 2 (2.74%) RSA Archer
4 2 (2.74%) RSA enVision
4 2 (2.74%) WSUS
5 1 (1.37%) EnCase
5 1 (1.37%) Kibana
5 1 (1.37%) logstash
5 1 (1.37%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) ArcSight
2 9 (12.33%) FireEye
3 8 (10.96%) Sourcefire
4 6 (8.22%) Palo Alto
4 6 (8.22%) Sun
5 5 (6.85%) CheckPoint
5 5 (6.85%) NetWitness
6 3 (4.11%) Oracle
7 2 (2.74%) AlienVault
7 2 (2.74%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.74%) HP
7 2 (2.74%) LogLogic
7 2 (2.74%) LogRhythm
7 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.74%) Sophos
7 2 (2.74%) Splunk
7 2 (2.74%) TippingPoint
8 1 (1.37%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.37%) Cellebrite
8 1 (1.37%) Qualys
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