The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 231 275 282
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +7
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 10 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.039% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.13% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1879 2343 2440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.89% 30.22% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1559 1942 1937
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £26,233 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

GIAC
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

GIAC Salary Trend in the East of England

GIAC
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in the East of England

GIAC
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Hertfordshire +33 8 £47,500 -20.83%
Suffolk +10 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Norfolk - 1 £49,350 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 of England region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 20 (95.24%) Information Security
2 18 (85.71%) CISSP
3 16 (76.19%) CISM
3 16 (76.19%) CEH
3 16 (76.19%) CRISC
4 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 15 (71.43%) SANS
5 14 (66.67%) AlienVault
5 14 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
5 14 (66.67%) LogLogic
5 14 (66.67%) SIEM
5 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
5 14 (66.67%) LogRhythm
5 14 (66.67%) Incident Management
5 14 (66.67%) Problem Management
5 14 (66.67%) Change Management
5 14 (66.67%) Service Management
5 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 14 (66.67%) ITIL
5 14 (66.67%) MCP
6 12 (57.14%) MS Office
6 12 (57.14%) IBM Notes
6 12 (57.14%) Lotus
6 12 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 12 (57.14%) Computer Science
7 7 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
8 3 (14.29%) Network Security
8 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (14.29%) GCIH

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (57.14%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) AppScan
1 2 (9.52%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
2 13 (61.90%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Security Advisor
3 2 (9.52%) SOC Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Operational Risk Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Java EE
1 1 (4.76%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.76%) Cybercrime
4 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Information Security
2 14 (66.67%) Change Management
2 14 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 14 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 14 (66.67%) Service Management
2 14 (66.67%) SIEM
3 7 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C
1 3 (14.29%) C#
1 3 (14.29%) C++
1 3 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) CISSP
2 16 (76.19%) CEH
2 16 (76.19%) CISM
2 16 (76.19%) CRISC
3 15 (71.43%) SANS
3 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 14 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 14 (66.67%) MCP
4 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) GCIH
6 2 (9.52%) CISA
7 1 (4.76%) CCNA
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.76%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (4.76%) MCSE
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (4.76%) SSCP
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (9.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) AlienVault
1 14 (66.67%) LogLogic
1 14 (66.67%) LogRhythm
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Lotus
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Veracode