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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 277 313 317
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +4
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 19 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.094% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.85% 0.37% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 4
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £98,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -36.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,600 £51,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,750 £145,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -13.63%
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
2248 2986 2647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.70% 25.45% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1940 2445 2332
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

GIAC Salary Histogram in the City of London

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 27 (84.38%) CISSP
2 26 (81.25%) Information Security
3 18 (56.25%) CISM
4 16 (50.00%) CISA
4 16 (50.00%) Degree
5 14 (43.75%) CRISC
5 14 (43.75%) Cyber Security
6 9 (28.13%) Network Security
6 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
6 9 (28.13%) Identity Management
7 8 (25.00%) ITIL
7 8 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
8 7 (21.88%) Project Management
8 7 (21.88%) Firewall
8 7 (21.88%) CEH
9 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
9 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
9 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
9 6 (18.75%) Finance
9 6 (18.75%) Data Governance
10 5 (15.63%) Legal
10 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
10 5 (15.63%) IIS
10 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
10 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
10 5 (15.63%) GCIH
11 4 (12.50%) Windows
11 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
12 3 (9.38%) SIEM

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) Network Security
2 7 (21.88%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Security Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Security Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Information Security Officer
3 5 (15.63%) Security Officer
3 5 (15.63%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Cyber Security Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Information Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Information Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
2 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Information Security
2 14 (43.75%) Cyber Security
3 9 (28.13%) Identity Management
4 8 (25.00%) ITIL
4 8 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 7 (21.88%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 6 (18.75%) Data Governance
6 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
7 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
7 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
8 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (9.38%) SIEM
10 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (6.25%) Low Latency
10 2 (6.25%) Computer Security
10 2 (6.25%) Digital Forensics
10 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Perl
1 2 (6.25%) Python
1 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (84.38%) CISSP
2 18 (56.25%) CISM
3 16 (50.00%) Degree
3 16 (50.00%) CISA
4 14 (43.75%) CRISC
5 7 (21.88%) CEH
6 5 (15.63%) GCIH
7 3 (9.38%) GCFA
7 3 (9.38%) EnCE
7 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
8 2 (6.25%) CHFI
8 2 (6.25%) GCIA
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (6.25%) SSCP
8 2 (6.25%) MCSE
8 2 (6.25%) CCIE
8 2 (6.25%) CCNP
8 2 (6.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco
1 2 (6.25%) IBM
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.25%) HP
1 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
1 2 (6.25%) VMware
1 2 (6.25%) Qualys
1 2 (6.25%) Splunk
2 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.13%) LogLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Q1 Labs
2 1 (3.13%) Symantec
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago