The first table below looks at the demand for GCIH in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCIH over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 82 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.58% 0.33% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.53% 1.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +45.45%
Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
326 285 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.13% 31.81% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 291 275 294
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 £24,750 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
GCIH
Hampshire

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

GCIH Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

GCIH
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

GCIH Salary Trend in Southampton

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing GCIH 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 GCIH.

1 14 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 14 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 14 (100.00%) Analytics
1 14 (100.00%) LogRhythm
2 12 (85.71%) GCIA
3 9 (64.29%) Wireshark
3 9 (64.29%) Cyber Security
3 9 (64.29%) SIEM
4 7 (50.00%) tcpdump
5 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security
5 3 (21.43%) GIAC
5 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (14.29%) Nessus
7 1 (7.14%) CESG
7 1 (7.14%) PKI
7 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) Snort
7 1 (7.14%) VPN
7 1 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (7.14%) SSL
7 1 (7.14%) Internet
7 1 (7.14%) LDAP

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing GCIH 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 GCIH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Wireshark
2 7 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) IPsec
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) SMTP
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Analyst
2 13 (92.86%) Security Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) CESG
1 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (64.29%) Cyber Security
2 9 (64.29%) SIEM
3 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) GCIA
3 3 (21.43%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 14 (100.00%) LogRhythm
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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