Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for GCIA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 537 522 609
Rank change year-on-year -15 +87 -13
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 6 33 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.019% 0.10% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.074% 0.34% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 33 33
South East median annual salary £71,250 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.50% -23.08% +44.44%
10th Percentile £44,750 £36,250 £53,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £62,700 £84,900
England median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% -16.92% +40.54%

GCIA 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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8,094 9,597 12,646
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.09% 30.16% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6,483 7,672 10,257
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,625 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

GCIA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing GCIA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for GCIA in the South East

GCIA
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCIA in the South East.

Salary trend for GCIA in the South East

GCIA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCIA in the South East over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for GCIA in the South East

GCIA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIA within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Hampshire -12 4 £82,500 +37.50%
Berkshire +2 2 £52,500 -0.94%
Thames Valley -5 2 £52,500 -0.94% 1
GCIA
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing GCIA 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 South East region with a requirement for GCIA.

1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) GCIH
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) CISSP
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (50.00%) CEH
4 3 (50.00%) CREST Certified
4 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
5 2 (33.33%) GCFE
5 2 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (33.33%) NIST 800
5 2 (33.33%) Splunk
5 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
5 2 (33.33%) SIEM
5 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Cybercrime
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) CESG
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

GCIA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) SOC Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (33.33%) CESG
2 2 (33.33%) Cybercrime
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
5 2 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) SIEM
5 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (16.67%) Attack Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Content Development
6 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Threat Detection
6 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) GCIH
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) CEH
3 3 (50.00%) CREST Certified
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (33.33%) GCFE
5 1 (16.67%) GCFA
5 1 (16.67%) GIAC
5 1 (16.67%) GREM
5 1 (16.67%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) NIST 800
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk