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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 284 327 326
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -1
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 19 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.097% 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 0.39% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 4
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £58,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £46,000 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £123,450
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.36%
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
2483 3070 2675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.90% 24.84% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2116 2522 2360
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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 25 (89.29%) CISSP
2 24 (85.71%) Information Security
3 17 (60.71%) CISM
4 16 (57.14%) CISA
4 16 (57.14%) Degree
5 14 (50.00%) CRISC
6 12 (42.86%) Cyber Security
7 9 (32.14%) Mathematics
7 9 (32.14%) Network Security
8 8 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
8 8 (28.57%) Identity Management
8 8 (28.57%) ITIL
9 7 (25.00%) Project Management
9 7 (25.00%) Finance
10 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
10 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
10 6 (21.43%) Firewall
10 6 (21.43%) Data Protection
11 5 (17.86%) Legal
11 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
11 5 (17.86%) CEH
11 5 (17.86%) IIS
11 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
12 4 (14.29%) Data Governance
13 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
13 3 (10.71%) GCIA
13 3 (10.71%) GCIH
13 3 (10.71%) Windows
13 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
14 2 (7.14%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (17.86%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Network Security
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Analyst
1 5 (17.86%) Consultant
1 5 (17.86%) Security Consultant
1 5 (17.86%) Security Officer
1 5 (17.86%) Information Security Officer
1 5 (17.86%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Cyber Security Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Information Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Mathematics
2 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Hedge funds
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Information Security
2 12 (42.86%) Cyber Security
3 8 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
3 8 (28.57%) ITIL
3 8 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 7 (25.00%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 6 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
7 4 (14.29%) Data Governance
8 2 (7.14%) Malware Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (7.14%) SIEM
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
8 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Computer Forensics
Qualifications
1 25 (89.29%) CISSP
2 17 (60.71%) CISM
3 16 (57.14%) Degree
3 16 (57.14%) CISA
4 14 (50.00%) CRISC
5 5 (17.86%) CEH
6 3 (10.71%) GCIA
6 3 (10.71%) GCIH
6 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) CHFI
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (7.14%) SSCP
7 2 (7.14%) MCSE
7 2 (7.14%) CCIE
7 2 (7.14%) CCNP
7 2 (7.14%) CCNA
8 1 (3.57%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco
1 2 (7.14%) IBM
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) HP
1 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
1 2 (7.14%) Symantec
1 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
1 2 (7.14%) LogLogic
1 2 (7.14%) Q1 Labs
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago