The first table below looks at the demand for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
Qualifications Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 31.82% 19.23% 71.79%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 28
Average salary £36,500 £33,750 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.14% -9.39%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
GIAC
South Wales

GIAC
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GCFW
1 1 (100.00%) GCWN
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Trend Micro
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GCFW
1 1 (100.00%) GCWN
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) Trend Micro