The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank - 193 227
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 0 30 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.56% 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.58% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 30 1
Average salary - £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £51,698 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.39% +11.11%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1945 1897 1978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.06% 35.64% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1340 1719
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GIAC
South East

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) SSCP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TACACS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Junior
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) SSCP
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) GPEN
3 1 (25.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Sun
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
Newbury, Berkshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum plus car and bens
Posted: 3 days ago