The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 442 427 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 9 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.038% 0.062% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +63.63%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7710 7380 8041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.84% 32.91% 33.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6081 5864 7037
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,873
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GCIH
England

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GCIH across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 GCIH within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -10 9 £45,000 -
GCIH
England

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing GCIH 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 GCIH.

1 11 (84.62%) Sourcefire
2 10 (76.92%) Analytics
2 10 (76.92%) LogRhythm
3 9 (69.23%) GCIA
3 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) SIEM
5 5 (38.46%) Information Security
5 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) Cyber Security
6 4 (30.77%) McAfee
6 4 (30.77%) GIAC
6 4 (30.77%) tcpdump
6 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
7 3 (23.08%) Security Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Snort
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
7 3 (23.08%) Symantec
7 3 (23.08%) IBM
7 3 (23.08%) CISSP
7 3 (23.08%) Internet
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) VPN
8 2 (15.38%) Windows

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing GCIH 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 GCIH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) tcpdump
2 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) SSL
4 2 (15.38%) HTTP
4 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) IntruShield
5 1 (7.69%) SSH
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) LDAP
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) SMTP
5 1 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (7.69%) Military
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
1 12 (92.31%) Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) CESG
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) SIEM
3 5 (38.46%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) Cyber Security
4 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Security Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
7 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) GCIA
1 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) GIAC
3 3 (23.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) COSO
1 1 (7.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Sourcefire
2 10 (76.92%) LogRhythm
3 4 (30.77%) McAfee
4 3 (23.08%) Symantec
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) Splunk
6 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
6 1 (7.69%) Q1 Labs
6 1 (7.69%) Tripwire
6 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) Varonis