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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 582 637 670
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +33
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 63 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.054% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 56 24 26
Median salary £65,000 £77,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,750 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £105,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
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
9694 11372 12788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.23% 25.74% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8151 9269 10295
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 £32,858 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +63 5 £62,500 -18.03% 2
Chiswick - 1 £50,000 -
GCIH
England

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 103 (82.40%) CISSP
2 80 (64.00%) SIEM
3 75 (60.00%) CEH
4 73 (58.40%) Information Security
5 66 (52.80%) GCIA
6 54 (43.20%) GIAC
7 53 (42.40%) Cybersecurity
8 44 (35.20%) Ethical Hacking
9 43 (34.40%) Vulnerability Management
10 42 (33.60%) Security Operations
11 38 (30.40%) Management Information System
12 35 (28.00%) CISM
12 35 (28.00%) Degree
13 34 (27.20%) Firewall
14 31 (24.80%) Cyberthreat
15 30 (24.00%) Unix
16 29 (23.20%) Snort
17 28 (22.40%) Network Security
17 28 (22.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 28 (22.40%) TCP/IP
17 28 (22.40%) SANS
18 27 (21.60%) Windows
19 26 (20.80%) Intrusion Detection
19 26 (20.80%) Finance
20 25 (20.00%) Wireshark
21 24 (19.20%) tcpdump
21 24 (19.20%) Analytical Skills
22 22 (17.60%) ITIL
23 21 (16.80%) Linux
23 21 (16.80%) Client/Server

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (27.20%) Firewall
2 28 (22.40%) Network Security
2 28 (22.40%) TCP/IP
3 26 (20.80%) Intrusion Detection
4 25 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 24 (19.20%) tcpdump
6 20 (16.00%) DNS
7 14 (11.20%) HTTP
7 14 (11.20%) SMTP
8 8 (6.40%) Reverse Proxy
8 8 (6.40%) Wireless
9 7 (5.60%) LAN
9 7 (5.60%) WAN
10 3 (2.40%) Internet
11 2 (1.60%) VoIP
11 2 (1.60%) Wireless Security
12 1 (0.80%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.80%) MPLS
12 1 (0.80%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.80%) VPN
Development Applications
1 13 (10.40%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.60%) AppScan
2 2 (1.60%) Paros
General
1 26 (20.80%) Finance
2 14 (11.20%) Legal
3 9 (7.20%) Law
4 5 (4.00%) Electronics
4 5 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.00%) Marketing
4 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.20%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.60%) Publishing
7 1 (0.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (49.60%) Analyst
2 55 (44.00%) Security Analyst
3 28 (22.40%) Incident Manager
4 26 (20.80%) Security Manager
5 19 (15.20%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 17 (13.60%) Information Analyst
6 17 (13.60%) Information Security Analyst
6 17 (13.60%) IT Manager
7 15 (12.00%) SIEM Analyst
8 14 (11.20%) Consultant
8 14 (11.20%) Information Manager
8 14 (11.20%) Information Security Manager
9 12 (9.60%) Incident Analyst
9 12 (9.60%) Operations Analyst
9 12 (9.60%) Security Operations Analyst
10 11 (8.80%) Forensic Manager
11 8 (6.40%) Operational Security Manager
11 8 (6.40%) Operations Manager
11 8 (6.40%) Security Operations Manager
12 7 (5.60%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.00%) WSH
2 2 (1.60%) .NET
2 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.60%) Web Services
3 1 (0.80%) HTML
3 1 (0.80%) REST
3 1 (0.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (30.40%) Management Information System
2 31 (24.80%) Cyberthreat
3 28 (22.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 24 (19.20%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (16.80%) Client/Server
6 9 (7.20%) Security Operations Centre
7 8 (6.40%) Computer Science
7 8 (6.40%) PKI
8 7 (5.60%) Cyber Attack
8 7 (5.60%) Mathematics
9 6 (4.80%) Cybercrime
9 6 (4.80%) Performance Metrics
10 5 (4.00%) Data Conversion
11 4 (3.20%) Social Network
12 2 (1.60%) Mainframe
12 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.80%) Physics
13 1 (0.80%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.00%) Unix
2 27 (21.60%) Windows
3 21 (16.80%) Linux
4 16 (12.80%) Windows Server
4 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (8.80%) Solaris
6 8 (6.40%) FreeBSD
6 8 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.80%) Kali Linux
8 3 (2.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (64.00%) SIEM
2 73 (58.40%) Information Security
3 53 (42.40%) Cybersecurity
4 44 (35.20%) Ethical Hacking
5 43 (34.40%) Vulnerability Management
6 42 (33.60%) Security Operations
7 22 (17.60%) ITIL
8 19 (15.20%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (13.60%) Reverse Engineering
10 16 (12.80%) Malware Analysis
11 14 (11.20%) Threat Analysis
12 12 (9.60%) Open Source
13 11 (8.80%) Data Privacy
13 11 (8.80%) Incident Management
13 11 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (8.00%) Digital Forensics
15 9 (7.20%) OSINT
15 9 (7.20%) Security Architecture
16 8 (6.40%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.80%) Perl
1 16 (12.80%) PowerShell
1 16 (12.80%) Python
2 15 (12.00%) SQL
3 13 (10.40%) Ruby
4 12 (9.60%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.60%) C#
6 6 (4.80%) C++
7 4 (3.20%) PHP
8 3 (2.40%) C
8 3 (2.40%) Java
9 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 103 (82.40%) CISSP
2 75 (60.00%) CEH
3 66 (52.80%) GCIA
4 54 (43.20%) GIAC
5 35 (28.00%) CISM
5 35 (28.00%) Degree
6 28 (22.40%) SANS
7 15 (12.00%) SSCP
8 13 (10.40%) GCFA
9 11 (8.80%) CISA
10 10 (8.00%) GREM
11 8 (6.40%) CompTIA Security+
11 8 (6.40%) GISF
11 8 (6.40%) GSEC
11 8 (6.40%) Security+ Certification
12 7 (5.60%) EnCE
13 6 (4.80%) CESG Certified Professional
13 6 (4.80%) CHFI
13 6 (4.80%) CREST Certified
14 5 (4.00%) CFCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (11.20%) COBIT
3 6 (4.80%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (23.20%) Snort
2 14 (11.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (14.40%) Nessus
2 12 (9.60%) Nmap
3 11 (8.80%) EnCase
4 7 (5.60%) QRadar
5 5 (4.00%) RSA enVision
6 4 (3.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (3.20%) RSA Archer
7 3 (2.40%) RSA Security Analytics
8 2 (1.60%) FTK
8 2 (1.60%) HP Fortify
8 2 (1.60%) WebInspect
8 2 (1.60%) WMI
9 1 (0.80%) Ansible
9 1 (0.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (13.60%) Remedy
2 14 (11.20%) ArcSight
3 11 (8.80%) Splunk
3 11 (8.80%) VMware
4 10 (8.00%) Qualys
5 8 (6.40%) Citrix
5 8 (6.40%) Red Hat
6 7 (5.60%) Sourcefire
7 5 (4.00%) SAP
8 4 (3.20%) Intel Security
8 4 (3.20%) Juniper
8 4 (3.20%) NetWitness
8 4 (3.20%) Sun
9 3 (2.40%) F5
9 3 (2.40%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.40%) Symantec
10 2 (1.60%) Oracle
11 1 (0.80%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.80%) Cisco
11 1 (0.80%) HP
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
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