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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for GCIH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 115 - 77
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 1 0 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.066% - 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
10th Percentile - - £43,500
25th Percentile - - £46,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - - £60,000
75th Percentile - - £69,375
90th Percentile - - £70,500
Scotland median annual salary - - £60,000
% change year-on-year - - -29.41%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 448 294 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 29.57% 22.11% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 142 160 112
10th Percentile £27,850 £31,125 £29,300
25th Percentile £37,313 £36,250 £35,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £45,000 £47,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% -4.26% +17.50%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,813 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,762 £47,500 £46,820
% change year-on-year -3.66% +1.45% +17.05%

GCIH
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing GCIH as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for GCIH in Glasgow

GCIH
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GCIH in Glasgow.

Salary trend for GCIH in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for GCIH.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Rapid7
1 1 (100.00%) LogRhythm

GCIH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon GuardDuty
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Defence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CSOC
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Advanced Persistent Threat
1 1 (100.00%) Boundary Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Response
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) SOAR
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) NCSC
1 1 (100.00%) NIST
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) Rapid7
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk