Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for GCED qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Certified Enterprise Defender (GCED)
England > London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 785 843 799
Rank change year-on-year +58 -44 +137
Permanent jobs citing GCED 2 7 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.003% 0.009% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.014% 0.042% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 49
London median annual salary - £57,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.33% +36.36%
England median annual salary - £57,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year - -23.33% +36.36%

GCED 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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 14,456 16,716 17,982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.72% 22.51% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10,806 12,571 14,834
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,152 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.79% +0.28% +1.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

GCED
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing GCED as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for GCED in London

GCED
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for GCED in London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing GCED 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 London region with a requirement for GCED.

1 2 (100.00%) GCIA
1 2 (100.00%) GCIH
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring

GCED
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) GCIA
1 2 (100.00%) GCIH
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google