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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 254 231 259
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +28
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 7 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.091% 0.044% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.14% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
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
2262 2075 2724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.35% 30.60% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1786 1592 2252
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 29 December 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
(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
Hertfordshire - 7 £60,000 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 8 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CISA
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
2 4 (50.00%) GCIH
2 4 (50.00%) CEH
2 4 (50.00%) COBIT
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Security Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
1 4 (50.00%) CISA
1 4 (50.00%) CISM
1 4 (50.00%) GCIH
1 4 (50.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) COBIT
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS