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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 430 457 441
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 11 5 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.060% 0.024% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.075% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 33
Median salary £60,000 £67,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £86,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
GCIH
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
5780 6645 7570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.77% 31.87% 33.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4732 5252 5745
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +13 5 £53,000 -21.48% 3
Hampshire - 4 £85,000 - 3
Surrey - 2 £46,500 -
GCIH
England

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 27 (84.38%) GCIA
2 22 (68.75%) CISSP
3 21 (65.63%) SIEM
4 17 (53.13%) Windows
5 15 (46.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (43.75%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (43.75%) Unix
6 14 (43.75%) Information Security
7 13 (40.63%) PCI DSS
7 13 (40.63%) CEH
8 12 (37.50%) Firewall
9 11 (34.38%) CREST Certified
10 9 (28.13%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 9 (28.13%) SSCP
10 9 (28.13%) Finance
10 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
11 8 (25.00%) Linux
11 8 (25.00%) GIAC
11 8 (25.00%) Analytics
11 8 (25.00%) GREM
11 8 (25.00%) Security Operations
11 8 (25.00%) GCFE
12 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
12 7 (21.88%) Open Source
12 7 (21.88%) Network Security
12 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
12 7 (21.88%) GCFA
12 7 (21.88%) ITIL
13 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
13 6 (18.75%) Reverse Engineering

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 4 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
1 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
3 7 (21.88%) Network Security
4 3 (9.38%) Wireshark
5 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (6.25%) tcpdump
6 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
1 1 (3.13%) InfluxDB
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 4 (12.50%) Brand Awareness
2 4 (12.50%) Military
2 4 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Security Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Junior
4 4 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) SOC Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Officer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) IT Security Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 6 (18.75%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (12.50%) CESG
2 4 (12.50%) Cybercrime
2 4 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (12.50%) SCADA
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) Unix
3 8 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) SIEM
2 14 (43.75%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (43.75%) Information Security
3 9 (28.13%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 8 (25.00%) Analytics
4 8 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 7 (21.88%) ITIL
5 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
5 7 (21.88%) Open Source
5 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
6 6 (18.75%) Malware Analysis
6 6 (18.75%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
8 4 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 4 (12.50%) Network Management
8 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Perl
1 2 (6.25%) Python
1 2 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (84.38%) GCIA
2 22 (68.75%) CISSP
3 13 (40.63%) CEH
4 11 (34.38%) CREST Certified
5 9 (28.13%) SSCP
6 8 (25.00%) GCFE
6 8 (25.00%) GIAC
6 8 (25.00%) GREM
7 7 (21.88%) GCFA
8 6 (18.75%) ECIH
8 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 4 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (12.50%) IISP
9 4 (12.50%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (9.38%) MCSE
10 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (9.38%) SANS
11 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (46.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (40.63%) PCI DSS
3 4 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (12.50%) ISO22301
3 4 (12.50%) RMADS
3 4 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (6.25%) COBIT
4 2 (6.25%) COSO
4 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Snort
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Nessus
2 2 (6.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.13%) Nmap
3 1 (3.13%) QRadar
3 1 (3.13%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) ArcSight
1 4 (12.50%) Remedy
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Splunk
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) LogRhythm
3 2 (6.25%) Qualys
4 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.13%) FireEye
4 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.13%) Rapid7
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.13%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.13%) TippingPoint
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