The table below looks at the statistics for GCIA in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIA over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 416 424 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 20 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.092% 0.018% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.059% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +15.62%
GCIA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7212 6795 7693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.01% 31.27% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5511 5437 6568
Average salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GCIA across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GCIA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GCIA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

GCIA Salary Trend in the South East

GCIA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCIA across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

GCIA Salary Histogram in the South East

GCIA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIA within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
(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
Hampshire +16 18 £45,000 -18.18%
Berkshire +18 2 £55,000 - 2
GCIA
England

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing GCIA 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 GCIA.

1 64 (98.46%) SIEM
2 58 (89.23%) SC Cleared
2 58 (89.23%) Security Cleared
3 56 (86.15%) DV Cleared
4 53 (81.54%) Sourcefire
5 45 (69.23%) Wireshark
6 44 (67.69%) GCIH
7 41 (63.08%) Analytics
8 40 (61.54%) tcpdump
9 36 (55.38%) Cyber Security
9 36 (55.38%) LogRhythm
10 28 (43.08%) Intrusion Detection
10 28 (43.08%) Linux
11 19 (29.23%) Windows
12 16 (24.62%) HTTP
12 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (23.08%) Solaris
14 14 (21.54%) Snort
14 14 (21.54%) Information Security
14 14 (21.54%) GIAC
15 13 (20.00%) LAN
15 13 (20.00%) WAN
15 13 (20.00%) TCP/IP
16 10 (15.38%) DNS
16 10 (15.38%) SMTP
16 10 (15.38%) FTP
16 10 (15.38%) LDAP
17 9 (13.85%) Internet
17 9 (13.85%) Incident Management
17 9 (13.85%) Change Control

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing GCIA 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 GCIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Project
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 45 (69.23%) Wireshark
2 40 (61.54%) tcpdump
3 28 (43.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (24.62%) HTTP
5 13 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 13 (20.00%) LAN
5 13 (20.00%) WAN
6 10 (15.38%) SMTP
6 10 (15.38%) FTP
6 10 (15.38%) DNS
6 10 (15.38%) LDAP
7 9 (13.85%) Internet
7 9 (13.85%) Network Security
8 6 (9.23%) Firewall
8 6 (9.23%) SSH
8 6 (9.23%) SSL
8 6 (9.23%) VPN
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Legal
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (100.00%) Analyst
2 46 (70.77%) Security Analyst
3 20 (30.77%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 15 (23.08%) IT Security Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) Network Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Incident Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Forensic Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Junior
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Security Analyst
9 1 (1.54%) Incident Manager
9 1 (1.54%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.23%) PKI
3 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.69%) CESG
3 5 (7.69%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Linux
2 19 (29.23%) Windows
3 15 (23.08%) Solaris
4 8 (12.31%) UNIX
5 5 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (98.46%) SIEM
2 41 (63.08%) Analytics
3 36 (55.38%) Cyber Security
4 14 (21.54%) Information Security
5 9 (13.85%) Incident Management
5 9 (13.85%) Change Control
6 8 (12.31%) Information Assurance
7 7 (10.77%) ITIL
8 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.23%) Network Architecture
9 5 (7.69%) Change Management
9 5 (7.69%) Security Testing
9 5 (7.69%) Document Management
9 5 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
9 5 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.08%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (89.23%) SC Cleared
1 58 (89.23%) Security Cleared
2 56 (86.15%) DV Cleared
3 44 (67.69%) GCIH
4 14 (21.54%) GIAC
5 8 (12.31%) Degree
6 6 (9.23%) CISSP
7 3 (4.62%) SSCP
8 2 (3.08%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.69%) COSO
2 5 (7.69%) COBIT
3 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (21.54%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 53 (81.54%) Sourcefire
2 36 (55.38%) LogRhythm
3 8 (12.31%) Cisco
4 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) HP
5 2 (3.08%) Dell
5 2 (3.08%) Juniper
5 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.08%) Symantec
5 2 (3.08%) McAfee
5 2 (3.08%) Websense
5 2 (3.08%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 2 (3.08%) Fortinet
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