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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
England / East of England
Rank 226 243 260
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +17
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 13 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 0.95% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 8
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%

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
1648 2108 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.46% 29.64% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1255 1612 1714
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,980
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £66,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +7 8 £65,000 +8.33%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £85,000 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 27 (100.00%) CISSP
2 23 (85.19%) Information Security
3 21 (77.78%) CEH
4 17 (62.96%) CISM
5 16 (59.26%) Management Information System
6 15 (55.56%) Information Security Management
6 15 (55.56%) Security Management
6 15 (55.56%) ITIL
6 15 (55.56%) COBIT
6 15 (55.56%) Information Assurance
6 15 (55.56%) Regulatory Compliance
7 13 (48.15%) Ethical Hacking
8 9 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (29.63%) PCI DSS
10 7 (25.93%) Firewall
11 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
11 6 (22.22%) Network Security
11 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (22.22%) GSEC
11 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (18.52%) SANS
13 4 (14.81%) SIEM
14 3 (11.11%) Change Control
14 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
14 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
15 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
15 2 (7.41%) Change Management
15 2 (7.41%) MCP
15 2 (7.41%) Cisco
15 2 (7.41%) IBM

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Governance Manager
1 15 (55.56%) Security Manager
2 14 (51.85%) CISSP Manager
3 10 (37.04%) Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Security Analyst
5 6 (22.22%) Information Analyst
5 6 (22.22%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) Network Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Audit Manager
7 2 (7.41%) COBIT Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Security Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Security Technical Architect
7 2 (7.41%) SOC Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.70%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Information Security
2 15 (55.56%) Information Assurance
2 15 (55.56%) Information Security Management
2 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 15 (55.56%) Regulatory Compliance
2 15 (55.56%) Security Management
3 13 (48.15%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) SIEM
6 3 (11.11%) Change Control
6 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) People Management
7 2 (7.41%) Presales
7 2 (7.41%) SABSA
7 2 (7.41%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) CISSP
2 21 (77.78%) CEH
3 17 (62.96%) CISM
4 6 (22.22%) GSEC
5 5 (18.52%) SANS
6 2 (7.41%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (7.41%) CRISC
6 2 (7.41%) ISACA
6 2 (7.41%) MCP
6 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) CISA
7 1 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (3.70%) CSSLP
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
7 1 (3.70%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (3.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (55.56%) COBIT
2 9 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (29.63%) PCI DSS
4 2 (7.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) QRadar
1 2 (7.41%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) AlgoSec
1 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco
1 2 (7.41%) Computacenter
1 2 (7.41%) CyberArk
1 2 (7.41%) F5
1 2 (7.41%) Forcepoint
1 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
1 2 (7.41%) IBM
1 2 (7.41%) Intel
1 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
1 2 (7.41%) Juniper
1 2 (7.41%) Lancope
1 2 (7.41%) LogLogic
1 2 (7.41%) LogRhythm
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.41%) Sourcefire
1 2 (7.41%) Splunk
1 2 (7.41%) Symantec
1 2 (7.41%) Trend Micro