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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 429 460 467
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +7
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 17 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.089% 0.061% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 15
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
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
6000 6652 7878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.40% 31.32% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4855 4956 6272
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing GCIA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIA within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Berkshire +8 11 £50,000 -20.00%
Oxfordshire - 4 £74,000 -
Thames Valley - 1 £60,000 -
GCIA
England

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing GCIA 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 South East region with a requirement for GCIA.

1 26 (96.30%) GCIH
2 20 (74.07%) CISSP
3 19 (70.37%) SIEM
4 17 (62.96%) Windows
5 14 (51.85%) Information Security
6 13 (48.15%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (44.44%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 11 (40.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (40.74%) ITIL
9 10 (37.04%) Unix
9 10 (37.04%) Firewall
9 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
9 10 (37.04%) Analytics
10 9 (33.33%) Python
10 9 (33.33%) PCI DSS
10 9 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
10 9 (33.33%) Finance
11 7 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
11 7 (25.93%) SSCP
11 7 (25.93%) Open Source
12 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
12 5 (18.52%) COSO
12 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
12 5 (18.52%) Security Patching
12 5 (18.52%) Security Operations
12 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
12 5 (18.52%) Data Security
12 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
12 5 (18.52%) Project Management

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
3 4 (14.81%) SSL
4 2 (7.41%) Internet
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Analyst
2 14 (51.85%) Security Analyst
3 13 (48.15%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) SOC Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Security Officer
6 3 (11.11%) Information Officer
6 3 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Incident Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) IT Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) IT Security Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Network Security Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) CESG
2 4 (14.81%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (14.81%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (11.11%) PKI
4 1 (3.70%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Unix
3 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
4 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) SIEM
2 14 (51.85%) Information Security
3 13 (48.15%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (44.44%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 11 (40.74%) ITIL
6 10 (37.04%) Analytics
7 9 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
8 7 (25.93%) Open Source
9 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
9 5 (18.52%) Data Security
9 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
9 5 (18.52%) Project Management
9 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
9 5 (18.52%) Security Operations
9 5 (18.52%) Security Patching
9 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (14.81%) Computer Forensics
10 4 (14.81%) Network Management
10 4 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (18.52%) Perl
2 5 (18.52%) Ruby
3 4 (14.81%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (96.30%) GCIH
2 20 (74.07%) CISSP
3 7 (25.93%) SSCP
4 5 (18.52%) MCSE
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (14.81%) CREST Certified
5 4 (14.81%) ECIH
5 4 (14.81%) GCFA
5 4 (14.81%) GCFE
5 4 (14.81%) GREM
5 4 (14.81%) SANS
6 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) CEH
8 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 5 (18.52%) COBIT
3 5 (18.52%) COSO
4 4 (14.81%) ISO22301
5 2 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (3.70%) QRadar
2 1 (3.70%) RSA Archer
2 1 (3.70%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.70%) F5
3 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.70%) Juniper
3 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.70%) NetWitness
3 1 (3.70%) Qualys
3 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire
3 1 (3.70%) Splunk
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec
3 1 (3.70%) Tripwire