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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
England / East of England
Rank 222 246 263
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +17
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 18 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.32% 0.098%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.10% 1.11% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 6
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +9.45%

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
1640 1981 2125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.98% 28.76% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1281 1527 1689
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +13 13 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 £85,000 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 32 (100.00%) CISSP
2 25 (78.13%) Information Security
3 24 (75.00%) CEH
4 19 (59.38%) Management Information System
4 19 (59.38%) ITIL
4 19 (59.38%) CISM
5 13 (40.63%) Information Security Management
5 13 (40.63%) Security Management
5 13 (40.63%) COBIT
5 13 (40.63%) Information Assurance
5 13 (40.63%) SANS
5 13 (40.63%) Regulatory Compliance
6 12 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
7 11 (34.38%) SIEM
7 11 (34.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (25.00%) PCI DSS
9 7 (21.88%) Network Security
9 7 (21.88%) Data Protection
9 7 (21.88%) Change Control
9 7 (21.88%) Firewall
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.88%) Security Operations
10 6 (18.75%) CESG Certified Professional
10 6 (18.75%) MCP
10 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
10 6 (18.75%) Change Management
10 6 (18.75%) CRISC
10 6 (18.75%) LogRhythm
10 6 (18.75%) AlienVault
10 6 (18.75%) LogLogic

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 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
1 7 (21.88%) Network Security
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Local Government
1 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 13 (40.63%) Governance Manager
2 13 (40.63%) Security Manager
3 12 (37.50%) CISSP Manager
4 9 (28.13%) Security Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Information Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Security Technical Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Architect
7 3 (9.38%) IT Security Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Network Security Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Information Security
2 19 (59.38%) ITIL
3 13 (40.63%) Information Assurance
3 13 (40.63%) Information Security Management
3 13 (40.63%) Regulatory Compliance
3 13 (40.63%) Security Management
4 12 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 11 (34.38%) SIEM
6 7 (21.88%) Change Control
6 7 (21.88%) Data Protection
6 7 (21.88%) Security Operations
7 6 (18.75%) Change Management
7 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
8 5 (15.63%) Analytics
8 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
8 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
9 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (12.50%) SABSA
9 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) CISSP
2 24 (75.00%) CEH
3 19 (59.38%) CISM
4 13 (40.63%) SANS
5 6 (18.75%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (18.75%) CRISC
5 6 (18.75%) MCP
5 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 4 (12.50%) GSEC
6 4 (12.50%) ISACA
7 3 (9.38%) CISA
7 3 (9.38%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (9.38%) CSSLP
7 3 (9.38%) Degree
7 3 (9.38%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (9.38%) SSCP
8 1 (3.13%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) COBIT
2 11 (34.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 4 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) XenApp
1 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) QRadar
2 4 (12.50%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) AlienVault
2 6 (18.75%) LogLogic
2 6 (18.75%) LogRhythm
3 4 (12.50%) AlgoSec
3 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco
3 4 (12.50%) Computacenter
3 4 (12.50%) Cyber-Ark
3 4 (12.50%) FireEye
3 4 (12.50%) Forcepoint
3 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 4 (12.50%) IBM
3 4 (12.50%) Intel
3 4 (12.50%) Intel Security
3 4 (12.50%) Juniper
3 4 (12.50%) Lancope
3 4 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 4 (12.50%) Sourcefire
3 4 (12.50%) Symantec
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £60,000 - £70,000
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