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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 230 240 227
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 16 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.017% 0.092%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 0.054% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 5
Average salary £57,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +19.04%
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
1918 1864 1579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.58% 31.10% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1513 1287
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCIA across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

GCIA Salary Histogram 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 9 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
Bristol +15 12 £52,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £61,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
GCIA
England

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 26 (92.86%) CISSP
2 25 (89.29%) SIEM
3 22 (78.57%) GCIH
4 21 (75.00%) ArcSight
5 17 (60.71%) Security Cleared
6 16 (57.14%) LogRhythm
6 16 (57.14%) SC Cleared
7 15 (53.57%) Network Security
8 12 (42.86%) Splunk
8 12 (42.86%) SANS
9 11 (39.29%) Firewall
10 8 (28.57%) Wireshark
10 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
11 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (25.00%) Digital Media
11 7 (25.00%) CEH
11 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
11 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (21.43%) Intel Security
12 6 (21.43%) ITIL
12 6 (21.43%) CISA
12 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (21.43%) Protective Monitoring
12 6 (21.43%) QRadar
13 5 (17.86%) CREST Certified
13 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
13 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
13 5 (17.86%) GIAC
13 5 (17.86%) Snort
13 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Assessment

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 15 (53.57%) Network Security
2 11 (39.29%) Firewall
3 8 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 4 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.71%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Military
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Analyst
2 16 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Principal Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Principal Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) SOC Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Security Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Operational Security Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) SIEM
2 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) Protective Monitoring
5 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
5 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (14.29%) Analytics
6 4 (14.29%) Coaching
6 4 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
6 4 (14.29%) Computer Security
6 4 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 4 (14.29%) Web Design
7 3 (10.71%) Information Security
7 3 (10.71%) ITSM
7 3 (10.71%) Service Management
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) CISSP
2 22 (78.57%) GCIH
3 17 (60.71%) Security Cleared
4 16 (57.14%) SC Cleared
5 12 (42.86%) SANS
6 7 (25.00%) CEH
7 6 (21.43%) CISA
8 5 (17.86%) CREST Certified
8 5 (17.86%) GIAC
9 4 (14.29%) GSEC
10 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
10 3 (10.71%) SSCP
11 2 (7.14%) CISM
11 2 (7.14%) GREM
11 2 (7.14%) ISSAP
12 1 (3.57%) CFCE
12 1 (3.57%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) GPG13
2 2 (7.14%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Snort
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) QRadar
2 3 (10.71%) Nessus
2 3 (10.71%) RSA enVision
3 1 (3.57%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) ArcSight
2 16 (57.14%) LogRhythm
3 12 (42.86%) Splunk
4 6 (21.43%) Intel Security
5 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
6 4 (14.29%) Trustwave
7 1 (3.57%) AlienVault
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) VMware
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Posted: 5 days ago
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