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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 162 - 194
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 8 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% - 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Average salary £57,500 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 - £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -4.76%
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
875 865 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.59% 27.10% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 646 677 898
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Northamptonshire - 5 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £70,000 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) CISSP
1 11 (100.00%) SANS
2 8 (72.73%) Security Operations
2 8 (72.73%) SIEM
2 8 (72.73%) Splunk
3 6 (54.55%) CISA
3 6 (54.55%) CISM
3 6 (54.55%) Information Security
3 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Snort
4 5 (45.45%) ArcSight
4 5 (45.45%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 5 (45.45%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (45.45%) GCIH
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (36.36%) CEH
5 4 (36.36%) GCFA
6 3 (27.27%) EnCase
6 3 (27.27%) Case Management
6 3 (27.27%) GCFE
6 3 (27.27%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (27.27%) Threat Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) CCFP
6 3 (27.27%) EnCEP
6 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (27.27%) CHFI
6 3 (27.27%) CFCE
6 3 (27.27%) Big Data

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
1 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) SOC Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Forensic Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) E-Discovery Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Security Operations
1 8 (72.73%) SIEM
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (45.45%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (27.27%) Case Management
4 3 (27.27%) Computer Forensics
4 3 (27.27%) Computer Security
4 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (27.27%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (27.27%) E-Discovery
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
1 11 (100.00%) SANS
2 6 (54.55%) CISA
2 6 (54.55%) CISM
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) GCIH
4 4 (36.36%) CEH
4 4 (36.36%) GCFA
5 3 (27.27%) CCNA
5 3 (27.27%) CCNP
5 3 (27.27%) CCSP
5 3 (27.27%) CFCE
5 3 (27.27%) CHFI
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (27.27%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (27.27%) CSSLP
5 3 (27.27%) EnCE
5 3 (27.27%) GCFE
5 3 (27.27%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (27.27%) SSCP
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) EnCase
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Splunk
2 5 (45.45%) ArcSight
3 3 (27.27%) Intel Security