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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank - - 160
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +8.10%
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
873 1164 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.33% 32.57% 28.20%
Number of salaries quoted 691 914 736
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight