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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
London / City of London
Rank 222 242 316
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +74
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 10 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.27% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 1.02% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 1
Median salary £55,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +6.79%

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
1218 1668 2504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.24% 26.07% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1500 2171
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 £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £106,250 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 24 January 2017.

GIAC Salary Histogram in the City of London

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 (79.17%) CISSP
1 19 (79.17%) Information Security
2 14 (58.33%) SANS
3 12 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (41.67%) Information Assurance
4 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (37.50%) CISM
5 9 (37.50%) Firewall
6 8 (33.33%) Network Security
7 7 (29.17%) SIEM
7 7 (29.17%) GCIH
8 6 (25.00%) GCIA
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (20.83%) CEH
9 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
9 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
10 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (16.67%) Finance
10 4 (16.67%) Linux
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle
10 4 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
10 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
10 4 (16.67%) Retail
10 4 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking

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:

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (8.33%) LDAP
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) SCCP
4 1 (4.17%) Wideband
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Law
3 2 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Security Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Information Security Specialist
2 5 (20.83%) Information Specialist
2 5 (20.83%) Security Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Identity Management Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) IT Architect
5 2 (8.33%) IT Security Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Security Management Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Security Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) J2EE
1 2 (8.33%) RESTful
1 2 (8.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
4 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Information Security
2 12 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (41.67%) Information Assurance
4 7 (29.17%) SIEM
5 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
5 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (12.50%) Computer Security
7 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.50%) Use Case
8 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.33%) Identity Management
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) CISSP
2 14 (58.33%) SANS
3 9 (37.50%) CISM
4 7 (29.17%) GCIH
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (25.00%) GCIA
6 5 (20.83%) CEH
7 3 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (12.50%) ISACA
7 3 (12.50%) ISSAP
7 3 (12.50%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (8.33%) CISA
8 2 (8.33%) GSEC
9 1 (4.17%) CCNP
9 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (4.17%) CNA
9 1 (4.17%) GCFA
9 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (4.17%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.33%) QA
4 1 (4.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) CSIRT
1 2 (8.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (8.33%) Nessus
1 2 (8.33%) QRadar
1 2 (8.33%) WSUS
2 1 (4.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) FireEye
3 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (8.33%) Dell
3 2 (8.33%) Intel Security
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 14 days ago