The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 25 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.96% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.98% - -
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
GCIA
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
358 273 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 42.37% 31.02% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 308 269 261
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 £21,500 £22,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 46 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 46 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 46 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (91.30%) Sourcefire
3 39 (84.78%) SIEM
4 35 (76.09%) Analytics
5 31 (67.39%) LogRhythm
6 30 (65.22%) Cyber Security
7 29 (63.04%) GCIH
8 25 (54.35%) Wireshark
9 23 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 21 (45.65%) tcpdump
11 15 (32.61%) Information Security
12 11 (23.91%) GIAC
12 11 (23.91%) Linux
13 8 (17.39%) Internet
13 8 (17.39%) Snort
13 8 (17.39%) Incident Management
14 7 (15.22%) Change Control
14 7 (15.22%) Network Security
15 6 (13.04%) Information Assurance
16 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
17 4 (8.70%) Windows
17 4 (8.70%) Solaris
17 4 (8.70%) LDAP
17 4 (8.70%) LAN
17 4 (8.70%) WAN
17 4 (8.70%) SMTP
17 4 (8.70%) FTP
17 4 (8.70%) HTTP

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (54.35%) Wireshark
2 23 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 21 (45.65%) tcpdump
4 8 (17.39%) Internet
5 7 (15.22%) Network Security
6 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
7 4 (8.70%) LDAP
7 4 (8.70%) LAN
7 4 (8.70%) WAN
7 4 (8.70%) SMTP
7 4 (8.70%) FTP
7 4 (8.70%) HTTP
7 4 (8.70%) DNS
8 1 (2.17%) SSL
8 1 (2.17%) IPsec
8 1 (2.17%) Firewall
8 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 46 (100.00%) Analyst
2 33 (71.74%) Security Analyst
3 11 (23.91%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Network Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Forensic Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) CESG
2 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) SIEM
2 35 (76.09%) Analytics
3 30 (65.22%) Cyber Security
4 15 (32.61%) Information Security
5 8 (17.39%) Incident Management
6 7 (15.22%) Change Control
7 6 (13.04%) Information Assurance
8 4 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (8.70%) Security Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (6.52%) Computer Forensics
10 1 (2.17%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 46 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 46 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (63.04%) GCIH
3 11 (23.91%) GIAC
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 42 (91.30%) Sourcefire
2 31 (67.39%) LogRhythm
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Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 16 days ago