The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 121 131 123
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.30% 0.047% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £57,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,698 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.28% +3.39%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
600 645 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.63% 30.17% 35.84%
Number of salaries quoted 427 462 596
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

GIAC
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

GIAC Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

GIAC
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

GIAC
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
High Wycombe - 4 £60,000 -
GIAC
South East

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) DMZ
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) CEH
2 6 (85.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) Wireless Security
2 6 (85.71%) Database Security
2 6 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (85.71%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) SIEM
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Banking
7 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (85.71%) DMZ
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless
1 6 (85.71%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless Security
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Information Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Database Security
2 6 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (85.71%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (57.14%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CEH
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS