The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for GCIA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 108 137
Rank change year-on-year -6 +29  
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 20 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.10% 0.50% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.65% 1.64% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Median salary £56,250 £37,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +53.06%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  

GCIA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 548 488 588
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 30.19% 30.44% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 423 407 490
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

GCIA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing GCIA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for GCIA in Bristol

GCIA
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCIA in Bristol.

Salary trend for GCIA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing GCIA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for GCIA.

1 40 (97.56%) SIEM
2 38 (92.68%) Security Cleared
3 34 (82.93%) Unix
3 34 (82.93%) Windows
3 34 (82.93%) Linux
3 34 (82.93%) TCP/IP
3 34 (82.93%) Information Security
3 34 (82.93%) SC Cleared
3 34 (82.93%) Software Engineering
3 34 (82.93%) Network Monitoring
4 33 (80.49%) DV Cleared
5 31 (75.61%) GCIH
5 31 (75.61%) CISSP
5 31 (75.61%) SANS
6 30 (73.17%) LogRhythm
6 30 (73.17%) Coaching
6 30 (73.17%) ArcSight
6 30 (73.17%) Java
7 29 (70.73%) Snort
7 29 (70.73%) Security Operations
8 28 (68.29%) Internet
9 26 (63.41%) Security Operations Centre
9 26 (63.41%) Mentoring
10 25 (60.98%) .NET
11 20 (48.78%) GIAC
12 19 (46.34%) Nmap
12 19 (46.34%) Wireshark
12 19 (46.34%) FireEye
13 17 (41.46%) Security Architecture
14 13 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001

GCIA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 34 (82.93%) TCP/IP
2 28 (68.29%) Internet
3 19 (46.34%) Wireshark
4 11 (26.83%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Big Data
General
1 3 (7.32%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Analyst
2 28 (68.29%) SOC Analyst
3 25 (60.98%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (26.83%) Security Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) SOC Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Unix Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Monitoring Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Security Monitoring Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (63.41%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (19.51%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 34 (82.93%) Linux
1 34 (82.93%) Unix
1 34 (82.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) SIEM
2 34 (82.93%) Information Security
2 34 (82.93%) Network Monitoring
2 34 (82.93%) Software Engineering
3 30 (73.17%) Coaching
4 29 (70.73%) Security Operations
5 26 (63.41%) Mentoring
6 17 (41.46%) Security Architecture
7 13 (31.71%) ITIL
7 13 (31.71%) ITSM
7 13 (31.71%) Service Management
8 11 (26.83%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (24.39%) Protective Monitoring
10 1 (2.44%) Analytics
10 1 (2.44%) Computer Forensics
10 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.44%) Security Monitoring
10 1 (2.44%) Threat Intelligence
10 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (92.68%) Security Cleared
2 34 (82.93%) SC Cleared
3 33 (80.49%) DV Cleared
4 31 (75.61%) CISSP
4 31 (75.61%) GCIH
4 31 (75.61%) SANS
5 20 (48.78%) GIAC
6 12 (29.27%) CREST Certified
7 4 (9.76%) CCSA
8 3 (7.32%) Degree
9 1 (2.44%) GREM
9 1 (2.44%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) GPG13
System Software
1 29 (70.73%) Snort
Systems Management
1 19 (46.34%) Nmap
2 7 (17.07%) RSA enVision
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) ArcSight
1 30 (73.17%) LogRhythm
2 19 (46.34%) FireEye
3 5 (12.20%) Splunk
4 4 (9.76%) McAfee
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Hargreaves Lansdown
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