Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for GCIH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +189
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.14% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.59% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £57,500 - -
South East median annual salary £57,500 £52,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.00% -12.08% +33.33%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 678 723 1,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.05% 25.85% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 529 579 781
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £21,450 £23,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,500 £62,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

GCIH
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GCIH in Buckinghamshire

GCIH
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for GCIH in Buckinghamshire

GCIH
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIH within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 4 £57,500 -
GCIH
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing GCIH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for GCIH.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Law
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) GCIA
3 2 (50.00%) GSEC
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP

GCIH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 2 (50.00%) Social Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) GCIA
3 2 (50.00%) GSEC
3 2 (50.00%) OSCP
3 2 (50.00%) SANS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Suricata
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) White Clarke
2 1 (25.00%) FireEye
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) Intel
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos
2 1 (25.00%) TippingPoint