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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 165 - 180
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 5 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.16% - 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% - 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 12
Median salary £65,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,849
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.39%
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
823 896 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.94% 24.46% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 632 657 864
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

GIAC
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 4 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £67,500 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 13 (100.00%) CISSP
2 12 (92.31%) SANS
3 10 (76.92%) Security Operations
3 10 (76.92%) Splunk
4 9 (69.23%) GCIH
4 9 (69.23%) ArcSight
4 9 (69.23%) SIEM
5 8 (61.54%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (61.54%) Security Operations Centre
5 8 (61.54%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 8 (61.54%) Snort
6 7 (53.85%) CEH
7 5 (38.46%) GCFA
8 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
8 4 (30.77%) CISA
8 4 (30.77%) CISM
8 4 (30.77%) Information Security
8 4 (30.77%) GREM
8 4 (30.77%) CREST Certified
8 4 (30.77%) ECIH
8 4 (30.77%) Degree
8 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
9 3 (23.08%) SSCP
9 3 (23.08%) Big Data
9 3 (23.08%) CSSLP
9 3 (23.08%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (23.08%) Migration
9 3 (23.08%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (23.08%) Games
9 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) tcpdump
1 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) IT Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) IT Security Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) E-Discovery Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Forensic Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Security Operations
2 9 (69.23%) SIEM
3 8 (61.54%) Ethical Hacking
3 8 (61.54%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Case Management
6 1 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
6 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.69%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (7.69%) E-Discovery
6 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CISSP
2 12 (92.31%) SANS
3 9 (69.23%) GCIH
4 7 (53.85%) CEH
5 5 (38.46%) GCFA
6 4 (30.77%) CISA
6 4 (30.77%) CISM
6 4 (30.77%) CREST Certified
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) ECIH
6 4 (30.77%) GREM
7 3 (23.08%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (23.08%) CSSLP
7 3 (23.08%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (23.08%) SSCP
8 1 (7.69%) CCNA
8 1 (7.69%) CCNP
8 1 (7.69%) CCSP
8 1 (7.69%) CHFI
8 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) EnCase
1 1 (7.69%) Nmap
1 1 (7.69%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Splunk
2 9 (69.23%) ArcSight
3 1 (7.69%) Intel Security