The table below looks at the statistics for GCIA in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 234 223 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 6 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.095% 0.22% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 0
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
GCIA
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1984 1766 1976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.35% 29.81% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 1426 1668
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GCIA across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GCIA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GCIA
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCIA across the South West region.

GCIA Salary Trend in the South West

GCIA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIA within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Gloucestershire - 6 £52,500 - 1
GCIA
England

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing GCIA 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 GCIA.

1 6 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) GCIH
2 5 (83.33%) Snort
2 5 (83.33%) tcpdump
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) LDAP
2 5 (83.33%) SMTP
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) FTP
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) Telnet
2 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) GWAPT
4 1 (16.67%) OSCP
4 1 (16.67%) OSCE
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing GCIA 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 GCIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LDAP
1 5 (83.33%) SMTP
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) FTP
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) SSL
1 5 (83.33%) Telnet
1 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
1 5 (83.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) GCIH
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) GWAPT
3 1 (16.67%) OSCP
3 1 (16.67%) OSCE
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
Gloucestershire
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