The table below looks at the statistics for GCIH in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIH over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 232 247 237
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.092% 0.085% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.29% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Median salary £61,250 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.91%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1696 1735 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.36% 29.48% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1328 1361 1197
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing GCIH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GCIH Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GCIH
Salary Trend in the South West

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

GCIH Salary Trend in the South West

GCIH
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 GCIH within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 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 +28 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Gloucestershire -7 1 £65,000 +8.33%
GCIH
England

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing GCIH 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 GCIH.

1 26 (100.00%) SIEM
2 25 (96.15%) ArcSight
3 22 (84.62%) CISSP
4 21 (80.77%) LogRhythm
5 20 (76.92%) Snort
6 19 (73.08%) GCIA
6 19 (73.08%) RSA enVision
6 19 (73.08%) SC Cleared
6 19 (73.08%) Security Cleared
6 19 (73.08%) SANS
7 16 (61.54%) CREST Certified
8 15 (57.69%) Mentoring
8 15 (57.69%) Protective Monitoring
8 15 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (57.69%) ITIL
9 13 (50.00%) Coaching
9 13 (50.00%) DV Cleared
9 13 (50.00%) Security Architecture
10 12 (46.15%) Service Management
10 12 (46.15%) ITSM
11 11 (42.31%) Internet
11 11 (42.31%) Information Security
12 10 (38.46%) GIAC
12 10 (38.46%) Firewall
12 10 (38.46%) Wireshark
13 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
13 9 (34.62%) Linux
13 9 (34.62%) Security Operations
13 9 (34.62%) Security Operations Centre
14 8 (30.77%) Windows

GCIH
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 11 (42.31%) Internet
2 10 (38.46%) Firewall
2 10 (38.46%) Wireshark
3 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) tcpdump
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Analyst
2 15 (57.69%) SOC Analyst
3 11 (42.31%) Security Analyst
4 8 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Operations Manager
6 3 (11.54%) SOC Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Network Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Operational Security Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Security Operations Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Junior
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Security Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Network Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Principal Security Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (26.92%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (26.92%) iPad
3 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) SIEM
2 15 (57.69%) ITIL
2 15 (57.69%) Mentoring
2 15 (57.69%) Protective Monitoring
3 13 (50.00%) Coaching
3 13 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 12 (46.15%) ITSM
4 12 (46.15%) Service Management
5 11 (42.31%) Information Security
6 9 (34.62%) Security Operations
6 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
7 6 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (19.23%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
10 3 (11.54%) ISMS
10 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
10 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
10 3 (11.54%) Reverse Engineering
10 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) CISSP
2 19 (73.08%) GCIA
2 19 (73.08%) SANS
2 19 (73.08%) SC Cleared
2 19 (73.08%) Security Cleared
3 16 (61.54%) CREST Certified
4 13 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 10 (38.46%) GIAC
6 5 (19.23%) CEH
7 3 (11.54%) CISA
7 3 (11.54%) CISM
7 3 (11.54%) GREM
8 2 (7.69%) OSCP
9 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) GPG13
2 3 (11.54%) HMG Infosec
3 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Snort
Systems Management
1 19 (73.08%) RSA enVision
2 3 (11.54%) Nessus
3 2 (7.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (7.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) ArcSight
2 21 (80.77%) LogRhythm
3 7 (26.92%) LogLogic
3 7 (26.92%) NetWitness
3 7 (26.92%) Splunk
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