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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 601 607 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 17 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.014% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.055% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +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
10437 10841 11918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.58% 25.26% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8541 8650 10027
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GCIH across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 January 2015.

GCIH Salary Histogram in London

GCIH
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIH within the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 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 £75,000 - 3
GCIH
England

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing GCIH 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 GCIH.

1 23 (76.67%) GIAC
2 21 (70.00%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) GCFA
3 16 (53.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 15 (50.00%) GCIA
4 15 (50.00%) UNIX
4 15 (50.00%) CISSP
5 11 (36.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 9 (30.00%) Linux
7 9 (30.00%) CISA
7 9 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Information Security
8 7 (23.33%) Computer Forensics
8 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
8 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (23.33%) Degree
8 7 (23.33%) Snort
8 7 (23.33%) Network Security
8 7 (23.33%) Performance Management
8 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
8 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
8 7 (23.33%) People Management
8 7 (23.33%) Information Assurance
8 7 (23.33%) Security Architecture
9 5 (16.67%) CEH
9 5 (16.67%) Firewall
9 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 5 (16.67%) SLA

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

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

Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (23.33%) Network Security
4 5 (16.67%) Firewall
5 3 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) DNS
General
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Advertising
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Security Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Security Operations Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Forensic Investigator
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) UNIX
3 9 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (6.67%) zOS
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Information Security
3 7 (23.33%) Computer Forensics
3 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
3 7 (23.33%) Performance Management
3 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (23.33%) People Management
3 7 (23.33%) Information Assurance
3 7 (23.33%) Security Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) SIEM
5 4 (13.33%) Computer Security
6 3 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Perl
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) GIAC
2 16 (53.33%) GCFA
3 15 (50.00%) GCIA
3 15 (50.00%) CISSP
4 9 (30.00%) CISA
5 7 (23.33%) Degree
6 5 (16.67%) CEH
7 4 (13.33%) CCNA
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (10.00%) EnCE
9 1 (3.33%) GSEC
9 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
9 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (3.33%) CISM
9 1 (3.33%) SSCP
9 1 (3.33%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Snort
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) Juniper
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Remedy
2 1 (3.33%) Splunk
2 1 (3.33%) LogRhythm
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive, benefits and much more
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