The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 703 844 900
Rank change year-on-year
+141 +56
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 189 95 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.094% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 143 80 70
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £44,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £53,750 £51,698
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +3.97%
GIAC
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24784 27554 31063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.99% 27.35% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20162 21836 25104
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in England

GIAC
Salary Trend in England

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

GIAC Salary Trend in England

GIAC
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in England

GIAC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +90 106 £62,500 +8.69% 13
South East +38 23 £60,000 +4.34% 4
South West +25 22 £55,000 +22.22% 2
West Midlands -11 18 £77,500 +77.14% 1
East of England +42 10 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Yorkshire +9 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North West +16 2 £44,750 -5.78%
East Midlands - 2 £58,750 -
GIAC
UK

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 England region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 303 (77.89%) CISSP
2 245 (62.98%) Information Security
3 160 (41.13%) CEH
4 158 (40.62%) CISM
5 149 (38.30%) SANS
6 142 (36.50%) SIEM
7 137 (35.22%) Cybersecurity
8 123 (31.62%) Penetration Testing
9 111 (28.53%) Finance
10 99 (25.45%) Firewall
11 95 (24.42%) GCIH
12 92 (23.65%) Degree
13 91 (23.39%) Linux
14 89 (22.88%) CISA
15 87 (22.37%) Ethical Hacking
16 86 (22.11%) Security Operations
17 75 (19.28%) Security Cleared
18 71 (18.25%) Windows
19 67 (17.22%) CREST Certified
20 61 (15.68%) Python
21 60 (15.42%) Management Information System
22 57 (14.65%) Cisco Certification
23 56 (14.40%) OSCP
24 55 (14.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
25 54 (13.88%) Telecoms
26 52 (13.37%) Risk Management
27 50 (12.85%) C
27 50 (12.85%) Java
27 50 (12.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
28 49 (12.60%) Reverse Engineering

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in 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 15 (3.86%) Apache Pig
2 13 (3.34%) IBM Notes
3 4 (1.03%) IIS
4 2 (0.51%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.26%) Apache
5 1 (0.26%) JBoss
5 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (3.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.80%) assyst
2 1 (0.26%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.29%) IaaS
2 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.29%) SaaS
3 4 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 99 (25.45%) Firewall
2 45 (11.57%) Network Security
3 33 (8.48%) TCP/IP
4 29 (7.46%) Intrusion Detection
4 29 (7.46%) SSL
5 23 (5.91%) Wireshark
6 10 (2.57%) tcpdump
7 9 (2.31%) DMZ
7 9 (2.31%) Internet
8 8 (2.06%) HTTP
9 7 (1.80%) LAN
9 7 (1.80%) WAN
9 7 (1.80%) Wireless
10 6 (1.54%) LDAP
11 5 (1.29%) DNS
12 3 (0.77%) DHCP
12 3 (0.77%) SMTP
12 3 (0.77%) VPN
12 3 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.66%) Big Data
2 16 (4.11%) Hadoop
3 15 (3.86%) Apache Hive
4 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.51%) MySQL
6 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.26%) DB2
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.26%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 14 (3.60%) AppScan
2 9 (2.31%) Metasploit
3 3 (0.77%) Burp Suite
General
1 111 (28.53%) Finance
2 54 (13.88%) Telecoms
3 28 (7.20%) Legal
4 15 (3.86%) Banking
5 10 (2.57%) Retail
6 9 (2.31%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.31%) Games
7 4 (1.03%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.51%) Publishing
9 1 (0.26%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Marketing
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 165 (42.42%) Analyst
2 133 (34.19%) Security Analyst
3 40 (10.28%) SOC Analyst
4 39 (10.03%) Senior Analyst
5 38 (9.77%) Security Engineer
5 38 (9.77%) Tester
6 36 (9.25%) Information Analyst
6 36 (9.25%) Information Security Analyst
7 35 (9.00%) Architect
7 35 (9.00%) Senior Security Analyst
8 34 (8.74%) Security Architect
9 32 (8.23%) Security Manager
10 30 (7.71%) Incident Manager
10 30 (7.71%) IT Analyst
10 30 (7.71%) IT Security Analyst
11 29 (7.46%) Consultant
12 26 (6.68%) Penetration Tester
13 24 (6.17%) Security Consultant
14 22 (5.66%) IT Manager
15 18 (4.63%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.37%) Java EE
2 13 (3.34%) STL
3 5 (1.29%) Web Services
4 1 (0.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 60 (15.42%) Management Information System
2 43 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (10.03%) Security Operations Centre
4 38 (9.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 37 (9.51%) Computer Science
6 35 (9.00%) Cyberthreat
7 33 (8.48%) Cryptography
8 31 (7.97%) Embedded Systems
9 23 (5.91%) Mathematics
10 22 (5.66%) Cybercrime
10 22 (5.66%) PKI
11 18 (4.63%) Client/Server
12 17 (4.37%) Cyber Attack
13 14 (3.60%) SCADA
14 12 (3.08%) iPad
15 7 (1.80%) Fintech
15 7 (1.80%) Mobile App
16 6 (1.54%) Data Centre
17 5 (1.29%) Data Protection Act
18 2 (0.51%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 91 (23.39%) Linux
2 71 (18.25%) Windows
3 15 (3.86%) Android
3 15 (3.86%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.31%) Unix
5 2 (0.51%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.26%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (62.98%) Information Security
2 142 (36.50%) SIEM
3 137 (35.22%) Cybersecurity
4 123 (31.62%) Penetration Testing
5 87 (22.37%) Ethical Hacking
6 86 (22.11%) Security Operations
7 55 (14.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 52 (13.37%) Risk Management
9 50 (12.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 49 (12.60%) Reverse Engineering
11 39 (10.03%) Vulnerability Management
12 37 (9.51%) Security Architecture
13 32 (8.23%) OWASP
14 30 (7.71%) Security Testing
15 29 (7.46%) Incident Management
15 29 (7.46%) Kalman Filter
16 26 (6.68%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (6.43%) Mentoring
18 23 (5.91%) Risk Assessment
19 22 (5.66%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (15.68%) Python
2 50 (12.85%) C
2 50 (12.85%) Java
3 47 (12.08%) C++
4 38 (9.77%) Perl
5 24 (6.17%) PowerShell
6 21 (5.40%) C#
7 18 (4.63%) SQL
8 13 (3.34%) Objective-C
9 12 (3.08%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.80%) Ruby
11 5 (1.29%) PHP
12 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 303 (77.89%) CISSP
2 160 (41.13%) CEH
3 158 (40.62%) CISM
4 149 (38.30%) SANS
5 95 (24.42%) GCIH
6 92 (23.65%) Degree
7 89 (22.88%) CISA
8 75 (19.28%) Security Cleared
9 67 (17.22%) CREST Certified
10 57 (14.65%) Cisco Certification
11 56 (14.40%) OSCP
12 47 (12.08%) CRISC
13 45 (11.57%) CCNA
14 36 (9.25%) DV Cleared
15 33 (8.48%) SSCP
16 32 (8.23%) GCIA
17 29 (7.46%) GPEN
18 24 (6.17%) MCP
19 23 (5.91%) MCSE
19 23 (5.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 42 (10.80%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.31%) SLA
3 6 (1.54%) COBIT
3 6 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (7.20%) Snort
2 16 (4.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.51%) Firmware
4 2 (0.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 47 (12.08%) Nessus
2 31 (7.97%) OpenVAS
3 30 (7.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 27 (6.94%) Nmap
5 13 (3.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 11 (2.83%) RSA enVision
7 10 (2.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 10 (2.57%) QRadar
8 8 (2.06%) SCCM
9 6 (1.54%) HP Fortify
9 6 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (1.54%) WebInspect
10 5 (1.29%) EnCase
11 3 (0.77%) Nexpose
11 3 (0.77%) RSA Archer
12 2 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.51%) WMI
13 1 (0.26%) Ansible
13 1 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (12.08%) ArcSight
2 45 (11.57%) Qualys
3 43 (11.05%) Splunk
4 42 (10.80%) Microsoft
5 38 (9.77%) LogRhythm
6 32 (8.23%) Intel Security
7 27 (6.94%) AlienVault
8 22 (5.66%) LogLogic
9 20 (5.14%) Coverity
9 20 (5.14%) Remedy
10 16 (4.11%) IBM
11 13 (3.34%) Lotus
11 13 (3.34%) Veracode
12 12 (3.08%) Cyber-Ark
13 10 (2.57%) Acunetix
14 9 (2.31%) NetWitness
15 8 (2.06%) Palo Alto
15 8 (2.06%) Sourcefire
16 7 (1.80%) Bomgar
16 7 (1.80%) Kaseya
London
Refreshing Recruitment Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Schroders plc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Astbury Marsden
Salary: Healthy package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 45000 + shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
London, United Kingdom
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £72,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £84,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London, United Kingdom
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago