The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 22 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.61% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
GCIH
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
356 284 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 42.23% 31.45% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 307 280 266
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 £27,500
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% -

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 27 August 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 30 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 30 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (96.67%) GCIA
2 29 (96.67%) Sourcefire
3 25 (83.33%) Wireshark
4 24 (80.00%) SIEM
5 23 (76.67%) Cyber Security
6 22 (73.33%) tcpdump
7 19 (63.33%) Analytics
7 19 (63.33%) LogRhythm
8 12 (40.00%) GIAC
9 11 (36.67%) Linux
10 10 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (26.67%) Incident Management
11 8 (26.67%) Internet
12 7 (23.33%) Change Control
12 7 (23.33%) Network Security
13 6 (20.00%) Information Assurance
14 5 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
14 5 (16.67%) Information Security
14 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 5 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
14 5 (16.67%) Security Testing
15 4 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
15 4 (13.33%) Windows
15 4 (13.33%) Solaris
15 4 (13.33%) LDAP
15 4 (13.33%) LAN
15 4 (13.33%) WAN

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 25 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 22 (73.33%) tcpdump
3 10 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (26.67%) Internet
5 7 (23.33%) Network Security
6 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (13.33%) DNS
7 4 (13.33%) LDAP
7 4 (13.33%) LAN
7 4 (13.33%) WAN
7 4 (13.33%) SMTP
7 4 (13.33%) FTP
7 4 (13.33%) HTTP
8 1 (3.33%) SSL
8 1 (3.33%) VPN
8 1 (3.33%) Firewall
8 1 (3.33%) IPsec
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Analyst
2 19 (63.33%) Security Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) Network Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Forensic Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) CESG
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) SIEM
2 23 (76.67%) Cyber Security
3 19 (63.33%) Analytics
4 8 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 7 (23.33%) Change Control
6 6 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 5 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Information Security
7 5 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (10.00%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 30 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (96.67%) GCIA
3 12 (40.00%) GIAC
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Sourcefire
2 19 (63.33%) LogRhythm
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Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 15 days ago