Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 172 186
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 28 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.73% 0.28% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.52% 1.03% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 18
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% - -
10th Percentile £40,450 £40,875 £36,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,125 £70,000
South West median annual salary £46,250 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -17.78% +2.27% +4.76%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bristol
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1112 875 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 29.03% 27.57% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 829 685 940
Bristol median annual salary £41,000 £43,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.75% +8.07% +1.90%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GCIA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing GCIA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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

GCIA
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCIA in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GCIA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 26 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 25 (89.29%) CISSP
2 25 (89.29%) SANS
3 23 (82.14%) SIEM
3 23 (82.14%) SC Cleared
3 23 (82.14%) DV Cleared
4 22 (78.57%) Mentoring
5 20 (71.43%) Coaching
5 20 (71.43%) Cyberthreat
5 20 (71.43%) Network Monitoring
5 20 (71.43%) Security Operations
5 20 (71.43%) Security Operations Centre
5 20 (71.43%) CREST Certified
5 20 (71.43%) Security Architecture
5 20 (71.43%) Software Engineering
5 20 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (71.43%) Information Security
5 20 (71.43%) GCIH
5 20 (71.43%) Service Management
5 20 (71.43%) Internet
5 20 (71.43%) Java
5 20 (71.43%) .NET
5 20 (71.43%) ITIL
5 20 (71.43%) Unix
5 20 (71.43%) Windows
5 20 (71.43%) Linux
5 20 (71.43%) TCP/IP
5 20 (71.43%) ITSM
5 20 (71.43%) Management Information System
6 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 20 (71.43%) Internet
1 20 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.86%) Network Security
3 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (10.71%) Military
2 2 (7.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Analyst
2 18 (64.29%) SOC Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (71.43%) Cyberthreat
1 20 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 20 (71.43%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.57%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Linux
1 20 (71.43%) Unix
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) SIEM
2 22 (78.57%) Mentoring
3 20 (71.43%) Coaching
3 20 (71.43%) Information Security
3 20 (71.43%) ITIL
3 20 (71.43%) ITSM
3 20 (71.43%) Network Monitoring
3 20 (71.43%) Security Architecture
3 20 (71.43%) Security Operations
3 20 (71.43%) Service Management
3 20 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
5 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (10.71%) Computer Security
6 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.71%) Threat Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Web Design
7 1 (3.57%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 25 (89.29%) CISSP
2 25 (89.29%) SANS
3 23 (82.14%) DV Cleared
3 23 (82.14%) SC Cleared
4 20 (71.43%) CREST Certified
4 20 (71.43%) GCIH
5 5 (17.86%) GSEC
6 3 (10.71%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 2 (7.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (7.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) ArcSight
2 3 (10.71%) LogRhythm
2 3 (10.71%) McAfee