The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for GCIH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
England / East of England
Rank - 262 266
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 0 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.095% 0.094%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.32% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £58,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.89% +30.55%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1722 2177 2254
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 28.54% 29.58% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1707 1776
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GCIH
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for GCIH in the East of England

GCIH
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for GCIH in the East of England