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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 441 451 444
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 7 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.036% 0.062% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.19% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 2
Average salary £66,500 £45,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.77% -34.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £51,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £64,500 £85,750
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +19.04%
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
6028 6764 6469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.32% 32.40% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4889 5255 5017
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIA within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Berkshire -9 1 £55,000 -31.25% 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £73,000 - 1
GCIA
England

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 35 (97.22%) GCIH
2 34 (94.44%) CISSP
3 30 (83.33%) SIEM
4 19 (52.78%) Wireshark
5 16 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 16 (44.44%) Management Information System
6 15 (41.67%) Information Security
6 15 (41.67%) CEH
7 14 (38.89%) CISA
7 14 (38.89%) C
7 14 (38.89%) Network Security
7 14 (38.89%) ArcSight
7 14 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (38.89%) LogRhythm
7 14 (38.89%) QRadar
8 13 (36.11%) Trustwave
8 13 (36.11%) Splunk
8 13 (36.11%) SolarWinds
8 13 (36.11%) Intel Security
9 12 (33.33%) Python
9 12 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (30.56%) Firewall
11 9 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (25.00%) SANS
11 9 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
12 8 (22.22%) Security Operations
12 8 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
12 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (22.22%) Reverse Engineering
12 8 (22.22%) C#

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) Wireshark
2 16 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 14 (38.89%) Network Security
4 11 (30.56%) Firewall
5 9 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (16.67%) SSL
7 3 (8.33%) Internet
8 2 (5.56%) DNS
8 2 (5.56%) LAN
8 2 (5.56%) WAN
9 1 (2.78%) DHCP
9 1 (2.78%) FTP
9 1 (2.78%) HTTP
9 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.78%) LDAP
9 1 (2.78%) SMTP
9 1 (2.78%) tcpdump
9 1 (2.78%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Consultant
2 16 (44.44%) Analyst
3 14 (38.89%) Architect
3 14 (38.89%) Principal Architect
3 14 (38.89%) Principal Consultant
3 14 (38.89%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 14 (38.89%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (33.33%) Security Analyst
5 10 (27.78%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 10 (27.78%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (16.67%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 6 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Information Officer
7 4 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
7 4 (11.11%) Security Officer
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) SOC Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Incident Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Operations Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (19.44%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (11.11%) PKI
5 1 (2.78%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Solaris
2 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) SIEM
2 15 (41.67%) Information Security
3 14 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
6 8 (22.22%) Reverse Engineering
6 8 (22.22%) Security Operations
7 7 (19.44%) Analytics
7 7 (19.44%) ITIL
8 6 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 4 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
9 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 4 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (11.11%) Security Architecture
9 4 (11.11%) Security Patching
9 4 (11.11%) Service Continuity Management
9 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) C
2 12 (33.33%) Python
3 8 (22.22%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) C++
4 4 (11.11%) Perl
4 4 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (97.22%) GCIH
2 34 (94.44%) CISSP
3 15 (41.67%) CEH
4 14 (38.89%) CISA
5 9 (25.00%) SANS
6 5 (13.89%) GIAC
6 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
7 4 (11.11%) MCSE
7 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (11.11%) SSCP
8 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.78%) CFCE
9 1 (2.78%) Degree
9 1 (2.78%) GCFA
9 1 (2.78%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) COBIT
1 4 (11.11%) COSO
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (2.78%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) QRadar
2 1 (2.78%) RSA enVision
2 1 (2.78%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) ArcSight
1 14 (38.89%) LogRhythm
2 13 (36.11%) Intel Security
2 13 (36.11%) SolarWinds
2 13 (36.11%) Splunk
2 13 (36.11%) Trustwave
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) F5
4 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.78%) Juniper
4 1 (2.78%) NetWitness
4 1 (2.78%) Qualys
4 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.78%) Symantec
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 26 days ago