The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for GCIH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 198 215
Permanent jobs citing GCIH 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.091% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.40% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £57,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +180.48%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £58,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.89% +30.55%  

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 West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 733 1009 1116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.33% 22.89% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 613 800 891
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GCIH
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GCIH in West Yorkshire

GCIH
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for GCIH in West Yorkshire