The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 178 - 175
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 1 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.030% - 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% - 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
Median salary £42,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +5.50%
GIAC
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
855 1054 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.90% 28.88% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 659 799 863
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

GIAC
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the East Midlands region.

GIAC Salary Trend in the East Midlands

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 7 (77.78%) GCIH
2 7 (77.78%) Snort
2 7 (77.78%) Splunk
2 7 (77.78%) ArcSight
2 7 (77.78%) SIEM
2 7 (77.78%) SANS
2 7 (77.78%) Security Operations
2 7 (77.78%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (66.67%) CEH
3 6 (66.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (44.44%) GREM
4 4 (44.44%) CREST Certified
4 4 (44.44%) ECIH
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) GCFA
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) CSSLP
6 1 (11.11%) tcpdump
6 1 (11.11%) Big Data
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Nmap
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) CCNA

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) tcpdump
2 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) SOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Security Operations
1 7 (77.78%) SIEM
2 6 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (66.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 7 (77.78%) GCIH
2 7 (77.78%) SANS
3 6 (66.67%) CEH
4 4 (44.44%) CREST Certified
4 4 (44.44%) ECIH
4 4 (44.44%) GCFA
4 4 (44.44%) GREM
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) CISA
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) CISM
5 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (11.11%) CSSLP
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (11.11%) SSCP
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (11.11%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) ArcSight
1 7 (77.78%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle