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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 440 438 419
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 14 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% 0.063% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.19% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 31
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
6721 7822 7498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.20% 32.66% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5069 6138 5968
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
Hampshire -2 9 £45,000 - 2
Berkshire +5 3 £62,500 -30.55% 8
Buckinghamshire - 1 £62,500 -
Surrey - 1 £37,500 -
GCIA
England

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 21 (77.78%) SIEM
2 18 (66.67%) GCIH
3 16 (59.26%) Cyber Security
4 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 14 (51.85%) Wireshark
5 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
6 12 (44.44%) DV Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) tcpdump
7 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (37.04%) CISSP
7 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
8 8 (29.63%) Firewall
8 8 (29.63%) Information Security
8 8 (29.63%) Sourcefire
9 7 (25.93%) CEH
9 7 (25.93%) Finance
9 7 (25.93%) Linux
9 7 (25.93%) LogRhythm
9 7 (25.93%) Analytics
10 6 (22.22%) Windows
11 5 (18.52%) McAfee
11 5 (18.52%) CISA
11 5 (18.52%) Cisco
11 5 (18.52%) Splunk
12 4 (14.81%) ArcSight
12 4 (14.81%) Network Security
12 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
12 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (14.81%) Degree
12 4 (14.81%) Management Information System

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) Wireshark
2 10 (37.04%) tcpdump
2 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
3 8 (29.63%) Firewall
4 4 (14.81%) Network Security
5 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (7.41%) DNS
6 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.70%) SSL
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) WAN
6 1 (3.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Security Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Research Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Network Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) SIEM
2 16 (59.26%) Cyber Security
3 8 (29.63%) Information Security
4 7 (25.93%) Analytics
5 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (11.11%) OWASP
6 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
7 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Coaching
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Service Continuity Management
8 1 (3.70%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (3.70%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) GCIH
2 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
4 12 (44.44%) DV Cleared
5 10 (37.04%) CISSP
6 7 (25.93%) CEH
7 5 (18.52%) CISA
8 4 (14.81%) Degree
9 2 (7.41%) GIAC
9 2 (7.41%) GPEN
10 1 (3.70%) OSCP
10 1 (3.70%) CCNA
10 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
10 1 (3.70%) GSEC
10 1 (3.70%) CISM
10 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (3.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.70%) FISMA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Nessus
2 2 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Sourcefire
2 7 (25.93%) LogRhythm
3 5 (18.52%) Splunk
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) McAfee
4 4 (14.81%) ArcSight
5 3 (11.11%) Websense
5 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.11%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) Trustwave
6 2 (7.41%) Juniper
6 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
6 2 (7.41%) TippingPoint
6 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.41%) F5
7 1 (3.70%) Qualys
7 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) HP
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