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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 428 451 435
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 13 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.063% 0.083% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.25% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 2
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+24.32% -7.50%
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
6503 7695 7282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.33% 33.65% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5075 5950 5868
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 2015. 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
Berkshire +1 7 £55,000 - 4
Hampshire -10 2 £57,500 +27.77% 3
Buckinghamshire - 2 £57,500 - 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £56,250 - 3
GCIH
England

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 23 (85.19%) GCIA
2 22 (81.48%) SIEM
3 20 (74.07%) Cyber Security
4 18 (66.67%) CISSP
5 15 (55.56%) Wireshark
6 14 (51.85%) Analytics
7 11 (40.74%) GIAC
8 10 (37.04%) Malware Analysis
9 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
10 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
10 8 (29.63%) CEH
11 7 (25.93%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (25.93%) Firewall
11 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
11 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
11 7 (25.93%) Windows
12 6 (22.22%) ITIL
12 6 (22.22%) SSCP
12 6 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
12 6 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
12 6 (22.22%) Service Continuity Management
12 6 (22.22%) tcpdump
13 5 (18.52%) VTSP
13 5 (18.52%) Linux
14 4 (14.81%) Splunk
14 4 (14.81%) ArcSight
14 4 (14.81%) LogRhythm
14 4 (14.81%) Snort
15 3 (11.11%) Sourcefire

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 6 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) Wireshark
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
3 6 (22.22%) tcpdump
4 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (11.11%) DNS
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security
6 1 (3.70%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (3.70%) VDSL
6 1 (3.70%) SSH
6 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.70%) SSL
6 1 (3.70%) DWDM
6 1 (3.70%) OSPF
6 1 (3.70%) BGP
6 1 (3.70%) RTP
6 1 (3.70%) SS7
6 1 (3.70%) Telnet
6 1 (3.70%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Security Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) IT Security Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Security Officer
8 1 (3.70%) Incident Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Development Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Network Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) SIEM
2 20 (74.07%) Cyber Security
3 14 (51.85%) Analytics
4 10 (37.04%) Malware Analysis
5 7 (25.93%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (22.22%) ITIL
6 6 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (22.22%) Service Continuity Management
7 3 (11.11%) Open Source
7 3 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) Information Security
9 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.70%) Computer Forensics
9 1 (3.70%) Network Security Management
9 1 (3.70%) Security Management
9 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.70%) Computer Security
9 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) Perl
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (85.19%) GCIA
2 18 (66.67%) CISSP
3 11 (40.74%) GIAC
4 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (29.63%) CEH
5 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
6 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
6 6 (22.22%) SSCP
7 5 (18.52%) VTSP
8 3 (11.11%) CISA
9 2 (7.41%) CISM
9 2 (7.41%) GCFA
9 2 (7.41%) Degree
9 2 (7.41%) EnCE
9 2 (7.41%) GREM
10 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
10 1 (3.70%) GPEN
10 1 (3.70%) CCNP
10 1 (3.70%) CCVP
10 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Snort
2 1 (3.70%) Xen
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Splunk
1 4 (14.81%) ArcSight
1 4 (14.81%) LogRhythm
2 3 (11.11%) Sourcefire
2 3 (11.11%) McAfee
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Symantec
3 2 (7.41%) Trustwave
3 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
3 2 (7.41%) FireEye
4 1 (3.70%) Acme Packet
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper
4 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.70%) Websense
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