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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 437 444 449
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 13 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.069% 0.049% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.15% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 1
Average salary £60,000 £46,875 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -33.03%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -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
5968 6643 6537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.47% 32.35% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4843 5167 5063
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIH within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 +20 7 £60,000 +33.33%
Berkshire +5 3 £60,000 -25.00% 2
Surrey - 1 £67,500 -
GCIH
England

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 43 (97.73%) CISSP
2 35 (79.55%) GCIA
2 35 (79.55%) SIEM
3 20 (45.45%) ArcSight
4 19 (43.18%) Wireshark
5 18 (40.91%) Information Security
6 17 (38.64%) CEH
6 17 (38.64%) Intel Security
7 16 (36.36%) Management Information System
8 15 (34.09%) Intrusion Detection
8 15 (34.09%) TCP/IP
8 15 (34.09%) Cybersecurity
8 15 (34.09%) LogRhythm
9 14 (31.82%) QRadar
9 14 (31.82%) SANS
9 14 (31.82%) Security Operations
9 14 (31.82%) Network Security
9 14 (31.82%) C
9 14 (31.82%) CISA
10 13 (29.55%) Firewall
10 13 (29.55%) GIAC
10 13 (29.55%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (29.55%) SolarWinds
10 13 (29.55%) Splunk
10 13 (29.55%) Trustwave
11 12 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
11 12 (27.27%) Python
12 11 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
13 10 (22.73%) Cyberthreat
14 9 (20.45%) Malware Analysis

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 19 (43.18%) Wireshark
2 15 (34.09%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (34.09%) TCP/IP
3 14 (31.82%) Network Security
4 13 (29.55%) Firewall
5 5 (11.36%) SSL
6 4 (9.09%) Internet
7 2 (4.55%) LAN
7 2 (4.55%) WAN
8 1 (2.27%) DNS
8 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Analyst
2 19 (43.18%) Consultant
3 15 (34.09%) Security Analyst
4 14 (31.82%) Architect
4 14 (31.82%) Principal Architect
4 14 (31.82%) Principal Consultant
4 14 (31.82%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 14 (31.82%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (22.73%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 7 (15.91%) SOC Analyst
8 6 (13.64%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 6 (13.64%) Senior Security Analyst
9 4 (9.09%) Information Officer
9 4 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
9 4 (9.09%) Security Officer
9 4 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (2.27%) Forensic Investigator
10 1 (2.27%) Operations Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) Risk Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 12 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
3 10 (22.73%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.09%) PKI
6 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.27%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Solaris
2 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (79.55%) SIEM
2 18 (40.91%) Information Security
3 15 (34.09%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (31.82%) Security Operations
5 13 (29.55%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 9 (20.45%) Malware Analysis
7 9 (20.45%) Reverse Engineering
8 7 (15.91%) ITIL
9 6 (13.64%) Analytics
9 6 (13.64%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 5 (11.36%) Computer Forensics
11 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
11 4 (9.09%) Data Security
11 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
11 4 (9.09%) Project Management
11 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
11 4 (9.09%) Security Architecture
11 4 (9.09%) Security Patching
11 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) C
2 12 (27.27%) Python
3 8 (18.18%) C#
3 8 (18.18%) C++
4 4 (9.09%) Perl
4 4 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (97.73%) CISSP
2 35 (79.55%) GCIA
3 17 (38.64%) CEH
4 14 (31.82%) CISA
4 14 (31.82%) SANS
5 13 (29.55%) GIAC
6 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
7 4 (9.09%) MCSE
7 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (9.09%) SSCP
8 2 (4.55%) CISM
8 2 (4.55%) Degree
8 2 (4.55%) EnCE
8 2 (4.55%) GCFA
8 2 (4.55%) GREM
9 1 (2.27%) CFCE
9 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.27%) OSCP
9 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) COBIT
1 4 (9.09%) COSO
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Snort
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (31.82%) QRadar
2 2 (4.55%) EnCase
2 2 (4.55%) RSA enVision
3 1 (2.27%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) ArcSight
2 17 (38.64%) Intel Security
3 15 (34.09%) LogRhythm
4 13 (29.55%) SolarWinds
4 13 (29.55%) Splunk
4 13 (29.55%) Trustwave
5 6 (13.64%) Sourcefire
6 4 (9.09%) VMware
7 2 (4.55%) NetWitness
8 1 (2.27%) F5
8 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.27%) Juniper
8 1 (2.27%) LogLogic
8 1 (2.27%) Qualys
8 1 (2.27%) Symantec
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 27 days ago