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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 228 232 249
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 2 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.039% 0.23% 0.093%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.73% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 5
Median salary £62,500 £43,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.34% -18.09%
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.83% +20.00%
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
1610 1777 2024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.33% 31.12% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1437 1637
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing GCIA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIA within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Bristol +9 1 - -
Gloucestershire -18 1 £62,500 +4.16% 1
GCIA
England

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing GCIA 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 West region with a requirement for GCIA.

1 10 (83.33%) CISSP
2 9 (75.00%) ArcSight
2 9 (75.00%) SIEM
3 8 (66.67%) SANS
4 7 (58.33%) Splunk
4 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) Firewall
5 6 (50.00%) GCIH
5 6 (50.00%) Snort
5 6 (50.00%) CEH
5 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
5 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (50.00%) LogRhythm
5 6 (50.00%) Coaching
6 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (41.67%) Security Operations
6 5 (41.67%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (33.33%) RSA enVision
7 4 (33.33%) CREST Certified
7 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (25.00%) Network Security
8 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
8 3 (25.00%) GSEC

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
General
1 3 (25.00%) Military
2 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Forensic Investigator
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) CESG
2 2 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) SIEM
2 6 (50.00%) Coaching
2 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) Security Operations
3 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Security
5 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (25.00%) Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 2 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (16.67%) SABSA
6 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CISSP
2 8 (66.67%) SANS
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) CEH
4 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) GCIH
4 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) CREST Certified
6 3 (25.00%) GSEC
7 2 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) ISSAP
8 1 (8.33%) CCSA
8 1 (8.33%) GCFA
8 1 (8.33%) GIAC
8 1 (8.33%) GREM
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (8.33%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (33.33%) RSA enVision
2 1 (8.33%) QRadar
2 1 (8.33%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) ArcSight
2 7 (58.33%) Splunk
3 6 (50.00%) LogRhythm
4 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
5 1 (8.33%) AlienVault
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package
Posted: 5 days ago