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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
England / London
Rank 541 589 626
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +37
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 35 49 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.12% 0.044%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.46% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 14
Median salary £60,000 £56,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,250 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £70,450 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,250 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +20.00%

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
7875 10744 10645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.84% 26.43% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6379 8912 8676
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +48 6 £61,250 +2.94% 3
GCIH
England

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 48 (76.19%) Cybersecurity
2 44 (69.84%) GCIA
3 34 (53.97%) CISSP
4 29 (46.03%) Linux
5 28 (44.44%) SIEM
6 26 (41.27%) Security Operations
7 25 (39.68%) Windows
8 24 (38.10%) Information Security
9 22 (34.92%) GIAC
10 21 (33.33%) CEH
11 19 (30.16%) Intrusion Detection
12 18 (28.57%) SANS
13 17 (26.98%) Security Monitoring
14 16 (25.40%) Network Security
14 16 (25.40%) Vulnerability Management
15 15 (23.81%) Incident Management
15 15 (23.81%) Security Operations Centre
15 15 (23.81%) GREM
16 14 (22.22%) Malware Analysis
16 14 (22.22%) Forensic Analysis
16 14 (22.22%) Analytics
16 14 (22.22%) Management Information System
16 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
17 13 (20.63%) Unix
18 12 (19.05%) GCED
18 12 (19.05%) ArcSight
18 12 (19.05%) FireEye
19 11 (17.46%) Firewall
19 11 (17.46%) GCFA
20 10 (15.87%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 4 (6.35%) Apache
1 4 (6.35%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.16%) Intrusion Detection
2 16 (25.40%) Network Security
3 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 11 (17.46%) Firewall
5 2 (3.17%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) Big Data
2 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Analyst
2 26 (41.27%) Security Analyst
3 16 (25.40%) SOC Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Monitoring Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) CISSP Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Operations Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Security Operations Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Security Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) IT Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) IT Security Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Malware Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) SIEM Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Vulnerability Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Security Investigator
10 3 (4.76%) Security Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) ELK Stack
1 4 (6.35%) PCRE
1 4 (6.35%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Security Operations Centre
2 14 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 9 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (12.70%) Client/Server
5 4 (6.35%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.17%) iPad
7 1 (1.59%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.59%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (1.59%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.03%) Linux
2 25 (39.68%) Windows
3 13 (20.63%) Unix
4 8 (12.70%) Mac OS X
5 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.35%) Solaris
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (76.19%) Cybersecurity
2 28 (44.44%) SIEM
3 26 (41.27%) Security Operations
4 24 (38.10%) Information Security
5 17 (26.98%) Security Monitoring
6 16 (25.40%) Vulnerability Management
7 15 (23.81%) Incident Management
8 14 (22.22%) Analytics
8 14 (22.22%) Forensic Analysis
8 14 (22.22%) Malware Analysis
9 10 (15.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (12.70%) Computer Forensics
10 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
10 8 (12.70%) Open Source
10 8 (12.70%) Security Architecture
11 7 (11.11%) Computer Security
11 7 (11.11%) Information Assurance
12 6 (9.52%) Cyber Intelligence
12 6 (9.52%) Threat Detection
13 5 (7.94%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) C
2 5 (7.94%) Python
3 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
3 4 (6.35%) Ruby
4 3 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (1.59%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (69.84%) GCIA
2 34 (53.97%) CISSP
3 22 (34.92%) GIAC
4 21 (33.33%) CEH
5 18 (28.57%) SANS
6 15 (23.81%) GREM
7 12 (19.05%) GCED
8 11 (17.46%) GCFA
9 10 (15.87%) Degree
10 9 (14.29%) CFCE
10 9 (14.29%) CREST Certified
11 8 (12.70%) CHFI
11 8 (12.70%) CISM
11 8 (12.70%) ECIH
11 8 (12.70%) GCFE
12 4 (6.35%) GSEC
12 4 (6.35%) OSCP
13 3 (4.76%) CCFP
13 3 (4.76%) CNA
13 3 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (12.70%) PCI DSS
1 8 (12.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.17%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) Snort
2 6 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (6.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) CSIRT
2 9 (14.29%) QRadar
3 5 (7.94%) Nessus
4 4 (6.35%) Fluentd
4 4 (6.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (4.76%) EnCase
5 3 (4.76%) FTK
5 3 (4.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (4.76%) Kibana
5 3 (4.76%) logstash
5 3 (4.76%) RSA Security Analytics
6 2 (3.17%) RSA Archer
6 2 (3.17%) RSA enVision
6 2 (3.17%) WSUS
7 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) ArcSight
1 12 (19.05%) FireEye
2 8 (12.70%) Palo Alto
2 8 (12.70%) Sourcefire
3 5 (7.94%) CheckPoint
3 5 (7.94%) NetWitness
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle
4 4 (6.35%) AlienVault
4 4 (6.35%) Fortinet
4 4 (6.35%) LogRhythm
4 4 (6.35%) Sophos
4 4 (6.35%) Splunk
4 4 (6.35%) TippingPoint
5 2 (3.17%) LogLogic
5 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.17%) Sun
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco
6 1 (1.59%) Dell
6 1 (1.59%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.59%) HP
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