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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 379 448 448
Rank change year-on-year
+69 0
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 21 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.094% 0.091%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 20
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +40.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,800 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.83% +20.00%
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
4830 6579 7343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.83% 30.77% 33.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3866 5315 5554
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +57 16 £55,250 +10.50%
Surrey - 4 £50,000 -
Hampshire +4 1 £60,000 -
GCIA
England

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 27 (93.10%) CISSP
2 22 (75.86%) CEH
3 20 (68.97%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (58.62%) Windows
4 17 (58.62%) Linux
5 16 (55.17%) SIEM
6 15 (51.72%) GCIH
7 14 (48.28%) Analytics
8 13 (44.83%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (44.83%) CentOS
8 13 (44.83%) Cyberthreat
8 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
9 12 (41.38%) Security Operations Centre
9 12 (41.38%) Security Operations
9 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
10 11 (37.93%) Big Data
10 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
11 10 (34.48%) GIAC
12 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
12 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
13 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
13 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
13 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (27.59%) Presales
14 7 (24.14%) Network Security
14 7 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
14 7 (24.14%) Malware Analysis
15 6 (20.69%) Microservices
15 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (20.69%) OSCP

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (44.83%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Network Security
2 6 (20.69%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Big Data
2 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (20.69%) Games
2 5 (17.24%) Aerospace
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) German Language
3 4 (13.79%) Military
3 4 (13.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.90%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Applications Support
2 7 (24.14%) Security Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) SOC Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Security Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Security Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Security Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (10.34%) Applications Support Specialist
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) SOC Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Support Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
1 6 (20.69%) ZeroMQ
2 5 (17.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Cyberthreat
2 12 (41.38%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
4 4 (13.79%) Cybercrime
4 4 (13.79%) SCADA
5 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Linux
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) CentOS
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (55.17%) SIEM
3 14 (48.28%) Analytics
4 12 (41.38%) Security Operations
5 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
6 8 (27.59%) Presales
7 7 (24.14%) Malware Analysis
7 7 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (20.69%) Digital Forensics
8 6 (20.69%) Microservices
8 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
8 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
9 5 (17.24%) Information Security
10 4 (13.79%) Computer Forensics
10 4 (13.79%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (13.79%) Threat Management
10 4 (13.79%) Use Case
10 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
11 3 (10.34%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) C
1 6 (20.69%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (93.10%) CISSP
2 22 (75.86%) CEH
3 15 (51.72%) GCIH
4 10 (34.48%) GIAC
5 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
5 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
6 6 (20.69%) CCNA
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (20.69%) CREST Certified
6 6 (20.69%) OSCP
6 6 (20.69%) SSCP
7 5 (17.24%) GCFE
7 5 (17.24%) GREM
7 5 (17.24%) SANS
8 4 (13.79%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (13.79%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (13.79%) GSEC
8 4 (13.79%) IISP
8 4 (13.79%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (6.90%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (13.79%) RMADS
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Grafana
2 3 (10.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (6.90%) QRadar
4 1 (3.45%) EnCase
4 1 (3.45%) Nessus
4 1 (3.45%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Apple
1 6 (20.69%) Google
2 4 (13.79%) ArcSight
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) AlienVault
4 2 (6.90%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) Splunk
5 1 (3.45%) FireEye
5 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.45%) LogRhythm
5 1 (3.45%) NetWitness
5 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.45%) Qualys
5 1 (3.45%) Rapid7
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
5 1 (3.45%) TippingPoint