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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 429 422 434
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 13 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.12% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.35% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 11
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £49,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
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
6576 7769 7326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.37% 33.92% 33.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5079 6115 5930
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
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 6 July 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
Berkshire - 7 £57,500 - 5
Hampshire -25 2 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £56,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £57,500 - 3
GCIA
England

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 28 (96.55%) GCIH
1 28 (96.55%) SIEM
2 19 (65.52%) Cyber Security
2 19 (65.52%) CISSP
3 16 (55.17%) Wireshark
3 16 (55.17%) Analytics
4 12 (41.38%) CEH
5 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
6 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
6 10 (34.48%) Firewall
6 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
7 9 (31.03%) GIAC
8 8 (27.59%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (27.59%) DV Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) Malware Analysis
9 7 (24.14%) tcpdump
9 7 (24.14%) Sourcefire
9 7 (24.14%) Windows
9 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.69%) ITIL
10 6 (20.69%) Linux
10 6 (20.69%) SSCP
10 6 (20.69%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (20.69%) Service Continuity Management
10 6 (20.69%) LogRhythm
11 5 (17.24%) Splunk
11 5 (17.24%) VTSP
11 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (17.24%) McAfee
11 5 (17.24%) Cisco

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) Wireshark
2 10 (34.48%) Firewall
3 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
3 7 (24.14%) tcpdump
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security
4 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (6.90%) DNS
6 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.45%) SSL
6 1 (3.45%) LAN
6 1 (3.45%) WAN
6 1 (3.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Legal
1 2 (6.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Security Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Network Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Information Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Security Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Incident Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Network Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) SIEM
2 19 (65.52%) Cyber Security
3 16 (55.17%) Analytics
4 8 (27.59%) Malware Analysis
4 8 (27.59%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 6 (20.69%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (20.69%) Service Continuity Management
6 4 (13.79%) Information Security
6 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (6.90%) Open Source
8 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Patch Management
9 1 (3.45%) E-Discovery
9 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.45%) Coaching
9 1 (3.45%) Boundary Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (96.55%) GCIH
2 19 (65.52%) CISSP
3 12 (41.38%) CEH
4 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
5 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
6 9 (31.03%) GIAC
7 8 (27.59%) DV Cleared
8 6 (20.69%) SSCP
9 5 (17.24%) VTSP
10 4 (13.79%) CISA
11 2 (6.90%) GPEN
11 2 (6.90%) Degree
12 1 (3.45%) EnCE
12 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
12 1 (3.45%) OSCP
12 1 (3.45%) CISM
12 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (3.45%) GSEC
12 1 (3.45%) GCFA
12 1 (3.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Nessus
2 2 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Sourcefire
2 6 (20.69%) LogRhythm
3 5 (17.24%) Splunk
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco
3 5 (17.24%) McAfee
4 4 (13.79%) ArcSight
5 3 (10.34%) Websense
5 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.34%) Symantec
6 2 (6.90%) Trustwave
6 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper
6 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.45%) Qualys
7 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Dover
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive + Bonus
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