The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 640 606 -
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 22 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.011% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.043% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 0
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +63.63%
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12628 11674 13531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.45% 25.69% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10261 9494 11569
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GCIH
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 6 £70,000 - 1
GCIH
England

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 22 (78.57%) Firewall
2 21 (75.00%) Windows
3 18 (64.29%) GIAC
4 17 (60.71%) CISSP
5 14 (50.00%) Finance
5 14 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
5 14 (50.00%) SIEM
6 13 (46.43%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (42.86%) PCI DSS
7 12 (42.86%) GCIA
8 11 (39.29%) SQL
9 10 (35.71%) ITIL
9 10 (35.71%) Perl
9 10 (35.71%) GCFA
9 10 (35.71%) Information Security
10 9 (32.14%) CISM
10 9 (32.14%) Linux
10 9 (32.14%) Degree
10 9 (32.14%) Wireshark
10 9 (32.14%) Network Security
11 8 (28.57%) Data Security
12 7 (25.00%) Python
12 7 (25.00%) UNIX
13 6 (21.43%) Ruby
13 6 (21.43%) CEH
13 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (21.43%) Business Development
13 6 (21.43%) Computer Security
13 6 (21.43%) PHP
13 6 (21.43%) HTML

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) Firewall
2 9 (32.14%) Wireshark
2 9 (32.14%) Network Security
3 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (17.86%) Internet
4 4 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (14.29%) VoIP
4 4 (14.29%) Wireless
5 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 2 (7.14%) DNS
5 2 (7.14%) LAN
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) AppScan
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Security Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Security Tester
4 4 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Information Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Operations Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Security Operations Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Security Operations Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) AS400
3 2 (7.14%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Linux
3 7 (25.00%) UNIX
4 4 (14.29%) OS/390
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
1 14 (50.00%) SIEM
2 13 (46.43%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (35.71%) ITIL
3 10 (35.71%) Information Security
4 8 (28.57%) Data Security
5 6 (21.43%) Business Development
5 6 (21.43%) Computer Security
5 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (17.86%) ITSM
6 5 (17.86%) Service Management
6 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
7 4 (14.29%) BCP
7 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 3 (10.71%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) Perl
3 7 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (21.43%) Ruby
4 6 (21.43%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) GIAC
2 17 (60.71%) CISSP
3 12 (42.86%) GCIA
4 10 (35.71%) GCFA
5 9 (32.14%) CISM
5 9 (32.14%) Degree
6 6 (21.43%) CEH
7 5 (17.86%) CISA
8 4 (14.29%) GPEN
8 4 (14.29%) OSCP
8 4 (14.29%) OSCE
8 4 (14.29%) GWAPT
8 4 (14.29%) CISMP
9 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
10 2 (7.14%) GCED
10 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
10 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
10 2 (7.14%) SSCP
10 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (14.29%) COBIT
4 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Q1 Labs
1 5 (17.86%) ArcSight
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Symantec
3 3 (10.71%) LogLogic
4 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat
4 2 (7.14%) Splunk
4 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.14%) Juniper
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago