The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 93 99
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 0 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.55% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.17% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
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 Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
226 323 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.32% 25.37% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 124 223 261
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

GIAC
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

GIAC Salary Trend in Edinburgh