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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 167 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.21% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +33.33%
GIAC
England

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
1088 855 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.23% 26.41% 32.18%
Number of salaries quoted 883 692 929
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 8 £62,500 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 20 (100.00%) CEH
2 18 (90.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 18 (90.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 18 (90.00%) Penetration Testing
2 18 (90.00%) CISMP
2 18 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 18 (90.00%) Open Source
2 18 (90.00%) C
2 18 (90.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) PHP
2 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) VoIP
2 18 (90.00%) VPN
2 18 (90.00%) CISSP
2 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 18 (90.00%) Wireless
2 18 (90.00%) Objective-C
2 18 (90.00%) GPEN
2 18 (90.00%) OSCP
2 18 (90.00%) Security Testing
3 15 (75.00%) Information Management
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Network Security
5 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire
5 2 (10.00%) Snort
5 2 (10.00%) ArcSight
5 2 (10.00%) SIEM

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) VoIP
1 18 (90.00%) VPN
1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
1 18 (90.00%) Wireless
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Tester
2 12 (60.00%) Penetration Tester
2 12 (60.00%) Security Tester
3 6 (30.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Penetration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 18 (90.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 18 (90.00%) Penetration Testing
1 18 (90.00%) Security Testing
2 15 (75.00%) Information Management
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) SIEM
4 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (10.00%) Security Management
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C
1 18 (90.00%) Java
1 18 (90.00%) PHP
1 18 (90.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) CEH
2 18 (90.00%) CISMP
2 18 (90.00%) GPEN
2 18 (90.00%) OSCP
2 18 (90.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (90.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (10.00%) ArcSight