The table below looks at the statistics for GCFA in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCFA over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA)
Rank - - 173
Permanent jobs citing GCFA 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.83% +20.00%
GCFA
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1131 826 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.34% 19.57% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 971 635 576
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GCFA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GCFA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

GCFA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GCFA Salary Trend in West Yorkshire