The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 210 219 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 7 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.15% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
GIAC
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1572 2051 1935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.34% 37.31% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1352 1316
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,225 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

GIAC
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the Berkshire region.

GIAC Salary Trend in Berkshire

GIAC
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Berkshire

GIAC
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 4 £65,000 - 1
Reading +21 3 £65,000 +18.18% 1
GIAC
South East

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing GIAC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GIAC.

1 12 (92.31%) CISSP
2 7 (53.85%) Information Security
3 6 (46.15%) Network Security
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (46.15%) SIEM
4 5 (38.46%) CCNA
4 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
5 4 (30.77%) Banking
5 4 (30.77%) GCIH
5 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
5 4 (30.77%) CEH
5 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) COBIT
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
6 3 (23.08%) ArcSight
6 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
6 3 (23.08%) Security Management
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
7 2 (15.38%) GCFA
7 2 (15.38%) CISM

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing GIAC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GIAC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
1 6 (46.15%) Network Security
2 4 (30.77%) Internet
3 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) tcpdump
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) FTP
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) SMTP
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Information Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) SOC Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) SIEM
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
3 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (7.69%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Network Packet Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) CEH
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) GCIH
5 2 (15.38%) CCNP
5 2 (15.38%) CISM
5 2 (15.38%) CREST Certified
5 2 (15.38%) ECIH
5 2 (15.38%) GCFA
5 2 (15.38%) GREM
5 2 (15.38%) SANS
6 1 (7.69%) CISA
6 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) OSCP
6 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) COBIT
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
1 1 (7.69%) Nexpose
1 1 (7.69%) Nmap
1 1 (7.69%) RSA Archer
1 1 (7.69%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) ArcSight
2 2 (15.38%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.69%) LogLogic
3 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.69%) NetWitness
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 12 days ago