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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 237 307 341
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +34
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 17 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.18% 0.073%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.21% 0.76% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 9
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £49,500 £56,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,600 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
1402 2502 3104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 22.39% 23.84% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 2135 2548
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 17 (70.83%) CISSP
2 13 (54.17%) Information Security
3 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
3 10 (41.67%) CEH
3 10 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (37.50%) SIEM
4 9 (37.50%) Firewall
5 8 (33.33%) GCIH
5 8 (33.33%) Network Security
5 8 (33.33%) SANS
6 7 (29.17%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
6 7 (29.17%) Finance
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
7 6 (25.00%) CISM
7 6 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (25.00%) Security Architecture
7 6 (25.00%) Information Assurance
7 6 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
7 6 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
7 6 (25.00%) Security Operations
8 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
8 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (20.83%) CISA
8 5 (20.83%) Linux
9 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.67%) Security Management
9 4 (16.67%) GCIA
9 4 (16.67%) Smart Meter
9 4 (16.67%) Digital Forensics

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 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) Network Security
3 6 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.50%) Wireless
5 3 (12.50%) Wireless Security
6 2 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (8.33%) WAN
7 1 (4.17%) DNS
7 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.17%) FCoE
7 1 (4.17%) HTTP
7 1 (4.17%) MPLS
7 1 (4.17%) SNMP
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) AppScan
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Security Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) SIEM Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) SIEM Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Identity Management Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Smart Meter
3 3 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Information Security
2 10 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (37.50%) SIEM
4 7 (29.17%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
5 6 (25.00%) Information Assurance
5 6 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 6 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 6 (25.00%) Security Operations
6 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
6 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
7 4 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (16.67%) Security Management
7 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (12.50%) Database Security
8 3 (12.50%) Network Design
8 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) Korn
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) CISSP
2 10 (41.67%) CEH
3 8 (33.33%) GCIH
3 8 (33.33%) SANS
4 6 (25.00%) CISM
5 5 (20.83%) CISA
6 4 (16.67%) GCIA
7 3 (12.50%) CRISC
7 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) OSCP
8 2 (8.33%) CFCE
8 2 (8.33%) CREST Certified
8 2 (8.33%) GCFA
8 2 (8.33%) GPEN
8 2 (8.33%) GREM
8 2 (8.33%) GXPN
8 2 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (4.17%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) NFS
1 1 (4.17%) Samba
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) HP Fortify
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
2 1 (4.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (4.17%) Nexpose
2 1 (4.17%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Dell
2 1 (4.17%) EMC
2 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Imperva
2 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
2 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
2 1 (4.17%) NetApp
2 1 (4.17%) Qualys
2 1 (4.17%) Remedy
2 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
2 1 (4.17%) Splunk
2 1 (4.17%) Veracode
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
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