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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 408 436 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 38 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.005% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.015% -
Number of salaries quoted 38 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
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
7305 6668 7854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.30% 31.62% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5572 5389 6701
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 +24 35 £45,000 -25.00% 5
Berkshire - 3 £55,000 -
GCIA
England

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 60 (93.75%) SIEM
2 57 (89.06%) SC Cleared
2 57 (89.06%) Security Cleared
3 55 (85.94%) DV Cleared
4 53 (82.81%) Sourcefire
5 45 (70.31%) Analytics
6 39 (60.94%) GCIH
7 38 (59.38%) LogRhythm
8 36 (56.25%) Cyber Security
9 35 (54.69%) Wireshark
10 31 (48.44%) Intrusion Detection
11 30 (46.88%) tcpdump
12 21 (32.81%) Linux
13 17 (26.56%) Windows
13 17 (26.56%) Information Security
14 14 (21.88%) Snort
14 14 (21.88%) HTTP
15 13 (20.31%) Solaris
16 12 (18.75%) GIAC
17 11 (17.19%) LAN
17 11 (17.19%) WAN
17 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
17 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (14.06%) PCI DSS
19 8 (12.50%) DNS
19 8 (12.50%) Cisco
19 8 (12.50%) SMTP
19 8 (12.50%) FTP
19 8 (12.50%) LDAP
19 8 (12.50%) UNIX

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (6.25%) MS Project
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 35 (54.69%) Wireshark
2 31 (48.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 30 (46.88%) tcpdump
4 14 (21.88%) HTTP
5 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
5 11 (17.19%) LAN
5 11 (17.19%) WAN
6 8 (12.50%) SMTP
6 8 (12.50%) FTP
6 8 (12.50%) DNS
6 8 (12.50%) LDAP
7 7 (10.94%) Internet
7 7 (10.94%) Network Security
8 6 (9.38%) Firewall
8 6 (9.38%) SSH
8 6 (9.38%) SSL
8 6 (9.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Big Data
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (100.00%) Analyst
2 48 (75.00%) Security Analyst
3 18 (28.13%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 13 (20.31%) IT Security Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Network Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Incident Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Forensic Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Junior
7 2 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Senior Security Analyst
8 1 (1.56%) Incident Manager
8 1 (1.56%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) PKI
3 5 (7.81%) CESG
3 5 (7.81%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Linux
2 17 (26.56%) Windows
3 13 (20.31%) Solaris
4 8 (12.50%) UNIX
5 5 (7.81%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (93.75%) SIEM
2 45 (70.31%) Analytics
3 36 (56.25%) Cyber Security
4 17 (26.56%) Information Security
5 7 (10.94%) ITIL
5 7 (10.94%) Change Control
5 7 (10.94%) Incident Management
6 6 (9.38%) Information Assurance
6 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.38%) Network Architecture
6 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.81%) Change Management
7 5 (7.81%) Document Management
7 5 (7.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (6.25%) Digital Forensics
9 3 (4.69%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Security Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Computer Forensics
9 3 (4.69%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (4.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 57 (89.06%) SC Cleared
1 57 (89.06%) Security Cleared
2 55 (85.94%) DV Cleared
3 39 (60.94%) GCIH
4 12 (18.75%) GIAC
5 6 (9.38%) CISSP
6 5 (7.81%) Degree
7 3 (4.69%) SSCP
8 2 (3.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.81%) COSO
2 5 (7.81%) COBIT
3 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (21.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 53 (82.81%) Sourcefire
2 38 (59.38%) LogRhythm
3 8 (12.50%) Cisco
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) HP
5 2 (3.13%) Dell
5 2 (3.13%) Juniper
5 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.13%) Symantec
5 2 (3.13%) McAfee
5 2 (3.13%) Websense
5 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.13%) IBM
5 2 (3.13%) Fortinet
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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