Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for GCIH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 180 181
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 21 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.55% 0.12% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.89% 0.46% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 15
Bristol median annual salary - £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% -
South West median annual salary £31,600 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -42.55% -4.35% +9.52%

GCIH 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 1113 872 1174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 29.11% 27.18% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 827 681 950
Bristol median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +4.94% +1.25%
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

GCIH
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for GCIH in Bristol

GCIH
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for GCIH in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing GCIH 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 GCIH.

1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
1 21 (100.00%) GCIA
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 21 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 21 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 21 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 21 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 21 (100.00%) SIEM
1 21 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 21 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 21 (100.00%) Coaching
1 21 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 21 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 21 (100.00%) SANS
1 21 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 21 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
1 21 (100.00%) Unix
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
1 21 (100.00%) Internet
1 21 (100.00%) Service Management
1 21 (100.00%) ITSM
1 21 (100.00%) Management Information System

GCIH
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 21 (100.00%) Internet
1 21 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Analyst
2 18 (85.71%) SOC Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 21 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 21 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) Unix
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Coaching
1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
1 21 (100.00%) ITSM
1 21 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 21 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 21 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 21 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 21 (100.00%) Service Management
1 21 (100.00%) SIEM
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
1 21 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 21 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 21 (100.00%) GCIA
1 21 (100.00%) SANS
1 21 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001