The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 231 291 323
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +32
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 18 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.19% 0.100%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.34% 0.82% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 11
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
GIAC
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1343 2324 3074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 21.66% 23.71% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1197 2009 2513
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GIAC
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

GIAC Salary Trend in the City of London

GIAC
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in the City of London

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 19 (73.08%) CISSP
2 14 (53.85%) Information Security
3 12 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (42.31%) CEH
5 10 (38.46%) Firewall
5 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
5 10 (38.46%) SIEM
6 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (30.77%) GCIH
7 8 (30.77%) Network Security
7 8 (30.77%) Windows
8 7 (26.92%) CISM
8 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
8 7 (26.92%) Finance
8 7 (26.92%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (26.92%) SANS
9 6 (23.08%) Security Operations
9 6 (23.08%) Malware Analysis
9 6 (23.08%) CISA
10 5 (19.23%) Security Management
10 5 (19.23%) Linux
10 5 (19.23%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (19.23%) Information Assurance
10 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
10 5 (19.23%) Security Architecture
10 5 (19.23%) Protective Monitoring
10 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (15.38%) Smart Meter

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) Network Security
3 7 (26.92%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.54%) Wireless
5 3 (11.54%) Wireless Security
6 2 (7.69%) DNS
6 2 (7.69%) LAN
6 2 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.85%) FCoE
7 1 (3.85%) HTTP
7 1 (3.85%) MPLS
7 1 (3.85%) SNMP
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
7 1 (3.85%) Wideband
7 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) AppScan
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Security Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) IT Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Security Operations Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Information Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) SIEM Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Network Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) SIEM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Smart Meter
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (11.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Information Security
2 12 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (38.46%) SIEM
4 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
6 6 (23.08%) Malware Analysis
6 6 (23.08%) Security Operations
7 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
7 5 (19.23%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (19.23%) Information Assurance
7 5 (19.23%) Protective Monitoring
7 5 (19.23%) Security Architecture
7 5 (19.23%) Security Management
7 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (15.38%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (11.54%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 3 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.69%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) Korn
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) CISSP
2 11 (42.31%) CEH
3 8 (30.77%) GCIH
4 7 (26.92%) CISM
4 7 (26.92%) SANS
5 6 (23.08%) CISA
6 4 (15.38%) Degree
6 4 (15.38%) GCIA
7 3 (11.54%) GPEN
7 3 (11.54%) OSCP
8 2 (7.69%) CCNA
8 2 (7.69%) CFCE
8 2 (7.69%) CREST Certified
8 2 (7.69%) CRISC
8 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
8 2 (7.69%) GCFA
8 2 (7.69%) GREM
8 2 (7.69%) GXPN
8 2 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) COBIT
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) NFS
1 1 (3.85%) Samba
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
1 2 (7.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) HP Fortify
2 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) Nexpose
2 1 (3.85%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco
1 2 (7.69%) Forcepoint
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Dell
2 1 (3.85%) EMC
2 1 (3.85%) FireEye
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Imperva
2 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
2 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
2 1 (3.85%) NetApp
2 1 (3.85%) Qualys
2 1 (3.85%) Remedy
2 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
2 1 (3.85%) Splunk
2 1 (3.85%) Veracode
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
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