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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 314 316 340
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +24
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 12 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.051% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.23% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Average salary £60,000 £98,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.93% +40.35%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +33.33%
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
2999 2651 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.25% 22.41% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2347 2806
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 2014.

GIAC Salary Histogram in the City of London

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (87.10%) CISSP
2 22 (70.97%) Information Security
3 18 (58.06%) Finance
4 15 (48.39%) Firewall
5 13 (41.94%) Banking
6 12 (38.71%) CISM
7 11 (35.48%) Windows
8 10 (32.26%) GCIH
9 9 (29.03%) SIEM
10 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (25.81%) ITIL
10 8 (25.81%) Java
10 8 (25.81%) Service Management
11 7 (22.58%) ITSM
11 7 (22.58%) Perl
11 7 (22.58%) .NET
11 7 (22.58%) Symantec
11 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
11 7 (22.58%) Wireshark
11 7 (22.58%) Network Security
11 7 (22.58%) Q1 Labs
11 7 (22.58%) ArcSight
11 7 (22.58%) LogLogic
11 7 (22.58%) Information Assurance
12 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
12 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
12 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
12 6 (19.35%) Operations Management
12 6 (19.35%) Splunk
12 6 (19.35%) Sourcefire

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) Wireshark
2 7 (22.58%) Network Security
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Law
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Analyst
2 21 (67.74%) Security Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Information Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Security Operations Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Security Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Security Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Information Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Operations Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Information Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Product Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) JSON
2 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Information Security
2 9 (29.03%) SIEM
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) Service Management
4 7 (22.58%) ITSM
4 7 (22.58%) Information Assurance
4 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 6 (19.35%) Operations Management
5 6 (19.35%) Change Management
6 5 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.68%) Cyber Security
8 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
8 2 (6.45%) CRAMM
8 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Java
2 7 (22.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (87.10%) CISSP
2 12 (38.71%) CISM
3 10 (32.26%) GCIH
4 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
5 5 (16.13%) CEH
6 3 (9.68%) CRISC
6 3 (9.68%) OSCP
7 2 (6.45%) GPEN
7 2 (6.45%) Degree
7 2 (6.45%) EnCE
8 1 (3.23%) CNA
8 1 (3.23%) Novell Certification
8 1 (3.23%) CISA
8 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (3.23%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.45%) COBIT
4 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) ArcSight
1 7 (22.58%) LogLogic
1 7 (22.58%) Q1 Labs
1 7 (22.58%) Symantec
2 6 (19.35%) Sourcefire
2 6 (19.35%) Splunk
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
City of London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago