The first table below looks at the demand for GCIA in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIA over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 62 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 24 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.80% 0.22% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.94% 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 0
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
346 290 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 40.33% 31.94% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 304 282 284
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
GCIA
Hampshire

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

GCIA Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

GCIA
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

GCIA Salary Trend in Southampton

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 37 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (97.30%) DV Cleared
3 33 (89.19%) Sourcefire
4 32 (86.49%) Analytics
5 30 (81.08%) SIEM
6 28 (75.68%) LogRhythm
7 21 (56.76%) Cyber Security
8 19 (51.35%) GCIH
9 17 (45.95%) Intrusion Detection
10 15 (40.54%) Wireshark
11 14 (37.84%) Information Security
12 11 (29.73%) tcpdump
13 7 (18.92%) Snort
14 6 (16.22%) Linux
15 5 (13.51%) GIAC
16 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
16 4 (10.81%) Digital Forensics
16 4 (10.81%) Information Assurance
17 3 (8.11%) Security Testing
17 3 (8.11%) Network Security
17 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
17 3 (8.11%) Windows
17 3 (8.11%) Solaris
17 3 (8.11%) LDAP
17 3 (8.11%) LAN
17 3 (8.11%) WAN
17 3 (8.11%) SMTP
17 3 (8.11%) FTP
17 3 (8.11%) HTTP

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 17 (45.95%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (40.54%) Wireshark
3 11 (29.73%) tcpdump
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.11%) DNS
5 3 (8.11%) LDAP
5 3 (8.11%) LAN
5 3 (8.11%) WAN
5 3 (8.11%) SMTP
5 3 (8.11%) FTP
5 3 (8.11%) HTTP
5 3 (8.11%) Network Security
5 3 (8.11%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) Firewall
6 1 (2.70%) IPsec
6 1 (2.70%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
General
1 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 37 (100.00%) Analyst
2 31 (83.78%) Security Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Forensic Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) CESG
2 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) Analytics
2 30 (81.08%) SIEM
3 21 (56.76%) Cyber Security
4 14 (37.84%) Information Security
5 4 (10.81%) Information Assurance
5 4 (10.81%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (8.11%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) Security Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (5.41%) Change Control
8 1 (2.70%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (97.30%) DV Cleared
3 19 (51.35%) GCIH
4 5 (13.51%) GIAC
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Nessus
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Sourcefire
2 28 (75.68%) LogRhythm
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