Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for GCIH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 241 270
Rank change year-on-year 0 +29 -14
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 13 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.21% 0.48% 0.097%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 1.28% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 4
Hampshire median annual salary £80,000 £62,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% +6.38% +30.56%
10th Percentile £59,025 £54,250 £53,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -11.54% +44.44%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1824 2579 2348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 29.08% 37.56% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1454 2125 1930
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% -2.35%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

GCIH
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GCIH in Hampshire

GCIH
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for GCIH in Hampshire

GCIH
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCIH in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GCIH in Hampshire

GCIH
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIH within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Fleet +6 1 £55,000 -10.20%
Farnborough - 1 - -
GCIH
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for GCIH.

1 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Network Security
4 6 (46.15%) Security Operations
4 6 (46.15%) GCIA
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) CEH
5 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (30.77%) SIEM
6 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (30.77%) Identity Management
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (23.08%) CCNA
7 3 (23.08%) GSEC
7 3 (23.08%) GIAC
7 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
8 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) Cybercrime
8 2 (15.38%) Cyber Intelligence
8 2 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
8 2 (15.38%) NIST 800
8 2 (15.38%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (15.38%) CREST Certified

GCIH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) SOC Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) CESG
1 2 (15.38%) Cybercrime
1 2 (15.38%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (69.23%) Information Security
2 7 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Security Operations
4 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (30.77%) Identity Management
5 4 (30.77%) SIEM
6 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (15.38%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (15.38%) Cyber Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
7 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.69%) Change Management
8 1 (7.69%) Digital Forensics
8 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
8 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) GCIA
3 5 (38.46%) CEH
4 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (23.08%) GIAC
4 3 (23.08%) GSEC
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (15.38%) CREST Certified
5 2 (15.38%) GCFE
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (7.69%) CHFI
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) NIST 800
3 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS