The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for GCIH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 422 454
Rank change year-on-year +37 +32  
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 9 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.062% 0.092% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 15
Median salary £80,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +4.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4123 5783 6613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.24% 31.40% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7592 10744 11768
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,750 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

GCIH
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for GCIH in the South East

GCIH
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for GCIH in the South East

GCIH
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCIH in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for GCIH in the South East

GCIH
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 GCIH within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Oxfordshire +16 6 £28,750 -59.21%
Hampshire +14 3 £80,000 +30.61% 2
GCIH
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region with a requirement for GCIH.

1 12 (54.55%) Linux
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) CISSP
2 11 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 10 (45.45%) Unix
3 10 (45.45%) Firewall
3 10 (45.45%) CEH
4 9 (40.91%) GCFA
4 9 (40.91%) Degree
4 9 (40.91%) Malware Analysis
4 9 (40.91%) GREM
5 8 (36.36%) GCIA
5 8 (36.36%) GIAC
6 7 (31.82%) Digital Forensics
6 7 (31.82%) SIEM
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
6 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (31.82%) SANS
7 6 (27.27%) GCFE
7 6 (27.27%) Presales
7 6 (27.27%) Mac OS
7 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 6 (27.27%) Cybercrime
7 6 (27.27%) Legal
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) Information Security

GCIH
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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (13.64%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) ICMP
3 3 (13.64%) LAN
3 3 (13.64%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security
4 2 (9.09%) SSL
4 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.55%) HSRP
5 1 (4.55%) HTTP
5 1 (4.55%) IPsec
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) PSTN
5 1 (4.55%) SNMP
5 1 (4.55%) SSH
5 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
General
1 6 (27.27%) Legal
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Consultant
1 8 (36.36%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 8 (36.36%) Security Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Security Incident Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 6 (27.27%) Cybercrime
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Life Science
3 3 (13.64%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 2 (9.09%) iPad
4 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Unix
3 6 (27.27%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (40.91%) Malware Analysis
3 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (31.82%) Digital Forensics
3 7 (31.82%) SIEM
3 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (27.27%) Presales
5 4 (18.18%) Forensic Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Information Security
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 4 (18.18%) Open Source
5 4 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (13.64%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (13.64%) Information Assurance
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) Malware Reverse Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Business Development
7 2 (9.09%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) CISSP
2 10 (45.45%) CEH
2 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 9 (40.91%) Degree
3 9 (40.91%) GCFA
3 9 (40.91%) GREM
4 8 (36.36%) GCIA
4 8 (36.36%) GIAC
5 7 (31.82%) SANS
5 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
6 6 (27.27%) GCFE
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (13.64%) CCNA
8 3 (13.64%) GSEC
9 2 (9.09%) CCNP
10 1 (4.55%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) COBIT
2 1 (4.55%) COSO
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Snort
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (13.64%) EnCase
2 3 (13.64%) FTK
3 2 (9.09%) RSA enVision
4 1 (4.55%) BladeLogic
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (4.55%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (4.55%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco
2 3 (13.64%) F5
2 3 (13.64%) Intel
3 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
3 2 (9.09%) LogLogic
3 2 (9.09%) NetWitness
4 1 (4.55%) CA
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Qualys
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