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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Certified Enterprise Defender (GCED)
England / London
Rank 556 - 661
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing GCED 28 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.084% - 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% - 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 1
Median salary £60,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7881 10690 10819
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.70% 25.85% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6394 8872 8805
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GCED
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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

GCED
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCED in London over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GCED in London

GCED
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCED within the London region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 8 £62,500 -
Feltham - 2 £47,500 -
GCED
England

GCED
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing GCED 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 London region with a requirement for GCED.

1 45 (90.00%) CISSP
2 42 (84.00%) Information Security
2 42 (84.00%) Incident Management
3 27 (54.00%) GCIA
4 26 (52.00%) GSEC
4 26 (52.00%) SANS
5 25 (50.00%) Security Operations
5 25 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
5 25 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
5 25 (50.00%) GCIH
5 25 (50.00%) GCFA
6 24 (48.00%) Windows
6 24 (48.00%) Linux
7 23 (46.00%) Security Operations Centre
8 22 (44.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 22 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (44.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 22 (44.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 20 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
9 20 (40.00%) CEH
9 20 (40.00%) GSNA
9 20 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
9 20 (40.00%) Computer Security
9 20 (40.00%) CISA
9 20 (40.00%) CISM
9 20 (40.00%) Management Information System
9 20 (40.00%) E-Commerce
9 20 (40.00%) Java
9 20 (40.00%) Oracle
9 20 (40.00%) Unix

GCED
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) Network Security
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Analyst
2 20 (40.00%) Architect
2 20 (40.00%) Malware Analyst
2 20 (40.00%) Monitoring Analyst
2 20 (40.00%) Security Architect
3 14 (28.00%) Information Architect
3 14 (28.00%) Information Security Architect
4 12 (24.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Security Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Applications Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) SOC Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 20 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 17 (34.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (16.00%) Cyber Attack
5 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.00%) Blog
7 1 (2.00%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Linux
1 24 (48.00%) Windows
2 20 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (84.00%) Incident Management
1 42 (84.00%) Information Security
2 25 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 25 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 22 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (44.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 22 (44.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 20 (40.00%) Attack Monitoring
4 20 (40.00%) Computer Security
4 20 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 20 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 20 (40.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 20 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (40.00%) SABSA
4 20 (40.00%) Security Auditing
4 20 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
4 20 (40.00%) SOA
4 20 (40.00%) Threat Analysis
5 17 (34.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) Java
2 19 (38.00%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (90.00%) CISSP
2 27 (54.00%) GCIA
3 26 (52.00%) GSEC
3 26 (52.00%) SANS
4 25 (50.00%) GCFA
4 25 (50.00%) GCIH
5 20 (40.00%) CEH
5 20 (40.00%) CISA
5 20 (40.00%) CISM
5 20 (40.00%) GPEN
5 20 (40.00%) GPPA
5 20 (40.00%) GSNA
5 20 (40.00%) GSSP-JAVA
5 20 (40.00%) GWAPT
6 17 (34.00%) Degree
7 3 (6.00%) CREST Certified
7 3 (6.00%) GIAC
8 2 (4.00%) ECIH
8 2 (4.00%) ECSA
8 2 (4.00%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 20 (40.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Oracle
1 20 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus & other benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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