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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 232 245
Rank change year-on-year +22 +13  
Permanent jobs citing GCIA 23 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.40% 0.56% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 6
Median salary £57,500 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.42% -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £59,750 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  

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 1646 1611 1800
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 31.51% 30.67% 30.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1271 1422
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,546 £26,989 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

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
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 24 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
Bristol -6 20 £56,250 +50.00% 2
Gloucestershire -1 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Somerset - 1 - -
GCIA
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 41 (93.18%) SIEM
1 41 (93.18%) Security Cleared
2 36 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 35 (79.55%) DV Cleared
3 35 (79.55%) Windows
3 35 (79.55%) Linux
4 34 (77.27%) TCP/IP
4 34 (77.27%) Unix
4 34 (77.27%) Information Security
4 34 (77.27%) Software Engineering
4 34 (77.27%) Network Monitoring
4 34 (77.27%) SANS
5 33 (75.00%) CISSP
6 32 (72.73%) GCIH
7 31 (70.45%) ArcSight
7 31 (70.45%) LogRhythm
7 31 (70.45%) Coaching
8 30 (68.18%) Snort
8 30 (68.18%) Java
9 29 (65.91%) Security Operations
10 28 (63.64%) Internet
11 26 (59.09%) Mentoring
11 26 (59.09%) Security Operations Centre
12 25 (56.82%) .NET
13 20 (45.45%) GIAC
14 19 (43.18%) Nmap
14 19 (43.18%) FireEye
14 19 (43.18%) Wireshark
15 18 (40.91%) Security Architecture
16 14 (31.82%) Firewall

GCIA
Co-occurring 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 34 (77.27%) TCP/IP
2 28 (63.64%) Internet
3 19 (43.18%) Wireshark
4 14 (31.82%) Firewall
5 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Big Data
General
1 3 (6.82%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (88.64%) Analyst
2 29 (65.91%) SOC Analyst
3 26 (59.09%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (27.27%) Security Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) SOC Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Unix Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Monitoring Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Security Monitoring Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Security Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (59.09%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (18.18%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 35 (79.55%) Linux
1 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 34 (77.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (93.18%) SIEM
2 34 (77.27%) Information Security
2 34 (77.27%) Network Monitoring
2 34 (77.27%) Software Engineering
3 31 (70.45%) Coaching
4 29 (65.91%) Security Operations
5 26 (59.09%) Mentoring
6 18 (40.91%) Security Architecture
7 13 (29.55%) ITIL
7 13 (29.55%) ITSM
7 13 (29.55%) Service Management
8 12 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (22.73%) Protective Monitoring
10 2 (4.55%) Computer Forensics
10 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.55%) Threat Analysis
10 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 1 (2.27%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 1 (2.27%) Presales
11 1 (2.27%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 41 (93.18%) Security Cleared
2 36 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 35 (79.55%) DV Cleared
4 34 (77.27%) SANS
5 33 (75.00%) CISSP
6 32 (72.73%) GCIH
7 20 (45.45%) GIAC
8 13 (29.55%) CREST Certified
9 4 (9.09%) CCSA
10 3 (6.82%) Degree
11 2 (4.55%) GSEC
12 1 (2.27%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (29.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) GPG13
System Software
1 30 (68.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 19 (43.18%) Nmap
2 8 (18.18%) RSA enVision
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) ArcSight
1 31 (70.45%) LogRhythm
2 19 (43.18%) FireEye
3 6 (13.64%) Splunk
4 4 (9.09%) McAfee
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