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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank - 110 98
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.063% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.21% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £52,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +52.17%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £58,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +23.15%
GIAC
Scotland

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
310 487 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.43% 30.86% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 198 334 238
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,338 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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

GIAC
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP