The table below looks at the statistics for GCWN in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCWN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Windows Security Administrator (GCWN)
Rank 900 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GCWN 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.006% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £83,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
30957 28649 33381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.85% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24129 23451 28087
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 £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

GCWN
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GCWN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GCWN
Salary Trend

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

GCWN Salary Trend in the UK

GCWN
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCWN within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 2 £83,750 -
City of London - 2 £83,750 -
England - 2 £83,750 -

GCWN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing GCWN 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 GCWN.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) GIAC
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security

GCWN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing GCWN 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 GCWN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) GIAC
2 2 (50.00%) GCIA
2 2 (50.00%) GCFW
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 2 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (50.00%) Trend Micro
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago