The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for GCIA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
England / South West
Rank 208 237 241
Rank change year-on-year +29 +4  
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 21 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.42% 0.26% 0.067%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 0.77% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 3
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.16% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £58,750 £48,125
% change year-on-year -29.78% +22.07%  

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

Academic & Professional Certification
South West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1540 1945 1825
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 30.71% 33.34% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1541 1435
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GCIA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for GCIA in the South West

GCIA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for GCIA in the South West

GCIA
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCIA in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GCIA in the South West

GCIA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCIA within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bristol +13 21 £42,500 -29.16% 2
GCIA
England

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for GCIA.

1 22 (95.65%) SIEM
2 20 (86.96%) Network Monitoring
2 20 (86.96%) Unix
2 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 20 (86.96%) TCP/IP
2 20 (86.96%) Information Security
2 20 (86.96%) Snort
2 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
3 19 (82.61%) SC Cleared
3 19 (82.61%) Security Cleared
4 18 (78.26%) LogRhythm
4 18 (78.26%) ArcSight
4 18 (78.26%) DV Cleared
4 18 (78.26%) GCIH
5 17 (73.91%) Security Operations
6 16 (69.57%) SANS
6 16 (69.57%) Coaching
6 16 (69.57%) CISSP
6 16 (69.57%) Java
7 14 (60.87%) Internet
7 14 (60.87%) Security Operations Centre
8 13 (56.52%) Mentoring
8 13 (56.52%) GIAC
9 12 (52.17%) .NET
9 12 (52.17%) Nmap
9 12 (52.17%) Wireshark
9 12 (52.17%) FireEye
10 10 (43.48%) Security Architecture
11 9 (39.13%) Firewall

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 20 (86.96%) TCP/IP
2 14 (60.87%) Internet
3 12 (52.17%) Wireshark
4 9 (39.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
General
1 3 (13.04%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Analyst
2 17 (73.91%) Senior Analyst
2 17 (73.91%) SOC Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Security Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Unix Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Forensic Investigator
6 1 (4.35%) Monitoring Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Security Monitoring Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
1 20 (86.96%) Unix
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) SIEM
2 20 (86.96%) Information Security
2 20 (86.96%) Network Monitoring
2 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
3 17 (73.91%) Security Operations
4 16 (69.57%) Coaching
5 13 (56.52%) Mentoring
6 10 (43.48%) Security Architecture
7 8 (34.78%) ITIL
7 8 (34.78%) Protective Monitoring
8 7 (30.43%) ITSM
8 7 (30.43%) Service Management
9 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (4.35%) Analytics
10 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
10 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
10 1 (4.35%) Presales
10 1 (4.35%) Security Management
10 1 (4.35%) Security Monitoring
10 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) SC Cleared
1 19 (82.61%) Security Cleared
2 18 (78.26%) DV Cleared
2 18 (78.26%) GCIH
3 16 (69.57%) CISSP
3 16 (69.57%) SANS
4 13 (56.52%) GIAC
5 5 (21.74%) CREST Certified
6 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 2 (8.70%) GREM
8 1 (4.35%) CCSA
8 1 (4.35%) GCFA
8 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) GPG13
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) Nmap
2 5 (21.74%) RSA enVision
3 1 (4.35%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) ArcSight
1 18 (78.26%) LogRhythm
2 12 (52.17%) FireEye
3 5 (21.74%) Splunk
4 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago