The table below looks at the statistics for GCED in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCED over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Enterprise Defender (GCED)
Rank - 897 865
Permanent jobs citing GCED 0 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.027% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 11
Average salary - £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £70,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +40.00%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30885 29492 32519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.78% 27.06% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24760 23250 27311
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GCED
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GCED within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GCED Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GCED
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCED within the UK.

GCED Salary Trend in the UK