The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 136 123 141
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.42% 0.046%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 1.61% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +18.94%
GIAC
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
611 497 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.19% 25.89% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 397 387 696
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -10.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

GIAC
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

GIAC Salary Trend in Birmingham

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing GIAC 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 4 (80.00%) CEH
1 4 (80.00%) SIEM
1 4 (80.00%) SANS
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Threat Detection
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (60.00%) GCIA
2 3 (60.00%) GCIH
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) OSCP
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) GPEN

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) Threat Detection
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CEH
1 4 (80.00%) SANS
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) GCIA
2 3 (60.00%) GCIH
2 3 (60.00%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (40.00%) OSCP
4 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) GPEN
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Tigerscheme
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
1 1 (20.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Qualys
Birmingham
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