The table below looks at the statistics for GCIH in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIH over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
England / South East
Rank 385 437 455
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +18
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 12 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.094% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.30% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 6
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £46,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £73,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
4250 6015 6700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.58% 31.27% 32.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3407 4879 5120
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing GCIH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GCIH Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GCIH
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCIH across the South East region.

GCIH Salary Trend in the South East

GCIH
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCIH across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

GCIH Salary Histogram in the South East

GCIH
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 GCIH within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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 +53 9 £57,500 +4.54%
Surrey - 3 £55,000 - 1
GCIH
England

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing GCIH 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 GCIH.

1 25 (96.15%) CISSP
2 20 (76.92%) Windows
3 17 (65.38%) Firewall
4 16 (61.54%) CEH
5 13 (50.00%) GCIA
5 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 12 (46.15%) Mentoring
6 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
7 11 (42.31%) InfluxDB
7 11 (42.31%) Network Security
8 10 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (34.62%) Wireshark
9 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
9 9 (34.62%) MCP
9 9 (34.62%) Linux
9 9 (34.62%) Degree
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (30.77%) Blue Coat
10 8 (30.77%) ProxySG
10 8 (30.77%) Nessus
10 8 (30.77%) CISA
10 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (30.77%) SIEM
10 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (30.77%) Security Monitoring

GCIH
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 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
1 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) Network Security
2 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
3 9 (34.62%) Wireshark
4 7 (26.92%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (42.31%) InfluxDB
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Big Data
5 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (11.54%) German Language
2 2 (7.69%) French Language
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Security Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Applications Support
5 5 (19.23%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Applications Support Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) IT Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (7.69%) CISSP Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) CISSP Specialist
8 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (34.62%) Linux
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (19.23%) CentOS
6 4 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Mentoring
2 10 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (30.77%) Security Monitoring
3 8 (30.77%) SIEM
4 6 (23.08%) Security Operations
5 4 (15.38%) Analytics
5 4 (15.38%) Open Source
5 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 4 (15.38%) Use Case
6 3 (11.54%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.54%) Remediation Plan
6 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
6 3 (11.54%) Threat Management
6 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security
7 2 (7.69%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (96.15%) CISSP
2 16 (61.54%) CEH
3 13 (50.00%) GCIA
4 9 (34.62%) Degree
4 9 (34.62%) MCP
5 8 (30.77%) CISA
6 7 (26.92%) GIAC
6 7 (26.92%) SANS
7 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) CCNA
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (15.38%) GREM
8 4 (15.38%) GSEC
8 4 (15.38%) OSCP
8 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) SSCP
9 2 (7.69%) CISM
9 2 (7.69%) CREST Certified
10 1 (3.85%) EnCE
10 1 (3.85%) GCFE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Nessus
2 6 (23.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (15.38%) Grafana
4 1 (3.85%) EnCase
4 1 (3.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Blue Coat
1 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
2 6 (23.08%) LogRhythm
3 3 (11.54%) ArcSight
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Sun
4 2 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) NetWitness
5 1 (3.85%) Splunk
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