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 10 July 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 439 424 439
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.044% 0.018% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.054% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +45.45%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7655 7387 8013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.67% 33.05% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5962 5978 6870
Average salary £43,250 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.97% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
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 10 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIH within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 July 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 +4 9 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Berkshire -1 1 £55,000 -
GCIH
England

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 17 (89.47%) GCIA
2 15 (78.95%) Analytics
3 14 (73.68%) LogRhythm
3 14 (73.68%) Sourcefire
3 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
3 14 (73.68%) DV Cleared
3 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
3 14 (73.68%) SIEM
4 12 (63.16%) Cyber Security
5 10 (52.63%) Wireshark
6 7 (36.84%) tcpdump
7 6 (31.58%) Windows
7 6 (31.58%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) HTTP
8 5 (26.32%) Firewall
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) VPN
8 5 (26.32%) SSL
8 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
8 5 (26.32%) PKI
9 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
9 4 (21.05%) SSH
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco
9 4 (21.05%) CISSP
9 4 (21.05%) Solaris
9 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
10 3 (15.79%) ITIL
10 3 (15.79%) AIX
10 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
10 3 (15.79%) Middleware

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Wireshark
2 7 (36.84%) tcpdump
3 5 (26.32%) SSL
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) HTTP
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 4 (21.05%) SSH
5 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
7 1 (5.26%) SMTP
7 1 (5.26%) FTP
7 1 (5.26%) DNS
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (5.26%) IPsec
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) LDAP
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Analyst
2 17 (89.47%) Security Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Incident Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Incident Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Solaris
3 3 (15.79%) AIX
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Analytics
2 14 (73.68%) SIEM
3 12 (63.16%) Cyber Security
4 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
4 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Information Security
5 3 (15.79%) Document Management
5 3 (15.79%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) GCIA
2 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 14 (73.68%) DV Cleared
2 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) CISSP
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) GIAC
5 1 (5.26%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
2 3 (15.79%) COSO
2 3 (15.79%) COBIT
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Sourcefire
1 14 (73.68%) LogRhythm
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
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