The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 274 263 274
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 7 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.081% 0.058% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £25,200 £47,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £49,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,698 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.39% +11.11%
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2616 2472 2881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.19% 28.83% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 2051 2346
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GIAC
England

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +15 5 £36,000 -26.15%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £53,750 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 12 (85.71%) CISSP
2 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (42.86%) SSCP
3 6 (42.86%) CISM
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) EnCE
4 5 (35.71%) AIX
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) Information Security
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 4 (28.57%) SLA
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Security
5 4 (28.57%) Retail
5 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 4 (28.57%) Six Sigma
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (21.43%) CEH
6 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
6 3 (21.43%) OWASP
6 3 (21.43%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Analytics

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) VoIP
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Operations Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Information Security
1 4 (28.57%) Lean Six Sigma
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Security
1 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 4 (28.57%) Six Sigma
2 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (21.43%) OWASP
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Forensics
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) SIEM
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
2 6 (42.86%) SSCP
2 6 (42.86%) CISM
3 5 (35.71%) EnCE
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) CEH
5 3 (21.43%) CCNA
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (14.29%) GCIA
6 2 (14.29%) GCIH
7 1 (7.14%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
2 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Snort
3 1 (7.14%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Juniper
1 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire
2 1 (7.14%) IBM