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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 123 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.24% 0.11% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £75,000 £44,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -4.76%
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
520 583 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.15% 32.23% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 397 506 359
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Birmingham

GIAC
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (100.00%) CISSP
2 11 (91.67%) Information Security
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Sentinel
3 6 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
3 6 (50.00%) CEH
3 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) SSCP
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) GCFA
3 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (50.00%) SIEM
3 6 (50.00%) Data Privacy
3 6 (50.00%) Threat Management
3 6 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (50.00%) CLAS
3 6 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (50.00%) SANS
4 5 (41.67%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Information Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Security Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
2 6 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) SIEM
2 6 (50.00%) Threat Management
3 5 (41.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (50.00%) CEH
2 6 (50.00%) CLAS
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) GCFA
2 6 (50.00%) SANS
2 6 (50.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benefits
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