The table below looks at the statistics for GCFW in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCFW over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Firewall Analyst (GCFW)
Rank - - 994
Permanent jobs citing GCFW 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £42,000

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
27936 30461 32723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.59% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22533 23760 26196
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GCFW
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing GCFW as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GCFW Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GCFW
Salary Trend

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

GCFW Salary Trend in the UK

GCFW
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing GCFW also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GCFW.

1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management

GCFW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint