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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
UK / England
Rank 623 702 806
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +104
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 217 212 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 0.80% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 147 169 98
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%

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
19418 26417 26943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.68% 27.64% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15442 21419 21641
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £67,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +102 129 £67,500 +8.00% 10
South West +33 32 £50,000 -27.53% 1
West Midlands +35 25 £42,500 -7.60% 1
East of England +16 12 £65,000 +8.33%
South East +56 9 £47,250 -12.09% 5
Yorkshire +13 7 £70,000 +27.27% 2
North West -32 1 - - 1
GIAC
UK

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 311 (72.49%) CISSP
2 272 (63.40%) Information Security
3 200 (46.62%) Cybersecurity
4 196 (45.69%) CISM
5 190 (44.29%) SANS
6 161 (37.53%) Linux
7 145 (33.80%) Firewall
8 143 (33.33%) SIEM
9 134 (31.24%) CEH
10 121 (28.21%) Finance
10 121 (28.21%) Windows
11 119 (27.74%) Security Cleared
12 114 (26.57%) CISA
13 109 (25.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 100 (23.31%) Management Information System
15 98 (22.84%) Security Operations
16 89 (20.75%) Penetration Testing
17 88 (20.51%) Vulnerability Management
18 84 (19.58%) DV Cleared
19 83 (19.35%) Degree
20 79 (18.41%) GCIH
21 74 (17.25%) TCP/IP
22 73 (17.02%) Network Security
23 71 (16.55%) PCI DSS
24 69 (16.08%) Cisco Certification
25 67 (15.62%) CCNA
26 66 (15.38%) GCIA
27 65 (15.15%) Nessus
28 64 (14.92%) Network+ Certification
28 64 (14.92%) ITIL

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 19 (4.43%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.80%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.23%) IIS
3 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.17%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) MS Office
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.86%) Sumo Logic
3 7 (1.63%) Office 365
4 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 145 (33.80%) Firewall
2 74 (17.25%) TCP/IP
3 73 (17.02%) Network Security
4 50 (11.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 30 (6.99%) Wireshark
6 18 (4.20%) Internet
7 16 (3.73%) SSL
8 13 (3.03%) DNS
9 10 (2.33%) SMTP
10 9 (2.10%) HTTP
10 9 (2.10%) Wireless
11 8 (1.86%) FCoE
11 8 (1.86%) SNMP
12 7 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (1.40%) LAN
13 6 (1.40%) LDAP
13 6 (1.40%) WAN
14 5 (1.17%) Junos
14 5 (1.17%) tcpdump
14 5 (1.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.76%) Big Data
2 18 (4.20%) Hadoop
3 12 (2.80%) Apache Hive
4 6 (1.40%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.40%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.17%) MySQL
5 5 (1.17%) ZAP BI
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (3.03%) JIRA
2 10 (2.33%) Burp Suite
3 8 (1.86%) Redmine
4 7 (1.63%) Fiddler
5 5 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (1.17%) Bitbucket
5 5 (1.17%) CodeSonar
5 5 (1.17%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.17%) git-flow
5 5 (1.17%) Metasploit
5 5 (1.17%) Robot Framework
5 5 (1.17%) Selenium
6 2 (0.47%) Subversion
7 1 (0.23%) AppScan
General
1 121 (28.21%) Finance
2 51 (11.89%) Banking
3 33 (7.69%) Games
4 32 (7.46%) Legal
5 28 (6.53%) Retail
6 18 (4.20%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.86%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.70%) Law
10 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.23%) Local Government
11 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 150 (34.97%) Analyst
2 121 (28.21%) Security Analyst
3 56 (13.05%) Architect
4 52 (12.12%) Security Engineer
5 42 (9.79%) SOC Analyst
6 40 (9.32%) Security Manager
7 36 (8.39%) Security Architect
8 34 (7.93%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 29 (6.76%) Information Security Engineer
10 27 (6.29%) Consultant
10 27 (6.29%) Senior Analyst
11 26 (6.06%) Information Analyst
11 26 (6.06%) Information Security Analyst
12 24 (5.59%) Solutions Architect
13 23 (5.36%) Security Specialist
14 21 (4.90%) Cybersecurity Architect
15 19 (4.43%) Senior Security Analyst
15 19 (4.43%) Tester
16 17 (3.96%) IT Security Analyst
16 17 (3.96%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.83%) SailPoint
2 21 (4.90%) Java EE
2 21 (4.90%) STL
3 12 (2.80%) .NET
4 7 (1.63%) REST
5 5 (1.17%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.17%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.17%) Django
5 5 (1.17%) LAMP
5 5 (1.17%) Node.js
5 5 (1.17%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (1.17%) SOAP
5 5 (1.17%) Spring MVC
6 2 (0.47%) J2EE
6 2 (0.47%) RESTful
7 1 (0.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 100 (23.31%) Management Information System
2 50 (11.66%) Security Operations Centre
3 28 (6.53%) Computer Science
3 28 (6.53%) Cyberthreat
4 27 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.96%) Cyber Attack
6 15 (3.50%) Cybercrime
6 15 (3.50%) Data Centre
7 13 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
8 11 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
9 10 (2.33%) CESG
10 9 (2.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 9 (2.10%) iPad
11 5 (1.17%) Cyber Defence
11 5 (1.17%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.17%) PMI
12 3 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.47%) Blog
13 2 (0.47%) PKI
14 1 (0.23%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 161 (37.53%) Linux
2 121 (28.21%) Windows
3 60 (13.99%) Unix
4 13 (3.03%) Android
4 13 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.86%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.40%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.93%) Kali Linux
7 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.23%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (63.40%) Information Security
2 200 (46.62%) Cybersecurity
3 143 (33.33%) SIEM
4 98 (22.84%) Security Operations
5 89 (20.75%) Penetration Testing
6 88 (20.51%) Vulnerability Management
7 64 (14.92%) ITIL
8 63 (14.69%) Security Monitoring
9 59 (13.75%) Ethical Hacking
9 59 (13.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 56 (13.05%) Mentoring
10 56 (13.05%) Security Architecture
11 54 (12.59%) Incident Management
11 54 (12.59%) OWASP
12 49 (11.42%) Agile Software Development
13 45 (10.49%) Reverse Engineering
13 45 (10.49%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 43 (10.02%) Information Assurance
15 42 (9.79%) Software Engineering
16 40 (9.32%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (14.45%) C
2 56 (13.05%) Python
3 45 (10.49%) Java
4 34 (7.93%) C++
4 34 (7.93%) Perl
5 33 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 28 (6.53%) SQL
7 25 (5.83%) PowerShell
8 22 (5.13%) C#
9 21 (4.90%) Objective-C
10 20 (4.66%) Korn
11 12 (2.80%) Bourne shell
11 12 (2.80%) Ruby
12 9 (2.10%) VB
13 7 (1.63%) JavaScript
14 5 (1.17%) PHP
15 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 311 (72.49%) CISSP
2 196 (45.69%) CISM
3 190 (44.29%) SANS
4 134 (31.24%) CEH
5 119 (27.74%) Security Cleared
6 114 (26.57%) CISA
7 84 (19.58%) DV Cleared
8 83 (19.35%) Degree
9 79 (18.41%) GCIH
10 69 (16.08%) Cisco Certification
11 67 (15.62%) CCNA
12 66 (15.38%) GCIA
13 64 (14.92%) Network+ Certification
14 58 (13.52%) SSCP
15 57 (13.29%) SC Cleared
16 51 (11.89%) GSEC
17 50 (11.66%) OSCP
18 46 (10.72%) CREST Certified
19 45 (10.49%) CompTIA Security+
19 45 (10.49%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (25.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 71 (16.55%) PCI DSS
3 15 (3.50%) COBIT
4 11 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 11 (2.56%) SSAE 16
5 10 (2.33%) QA
6 7 (1.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 6 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.93%) SLA
9 1 (0.23%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 26 (6.06%) Snort
2 15 (3.50%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (1.86%) NFS
5 8 (1.86%) Samba
5 8 (1.86%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.17%) Docker
6 5 (1.17%) vSphere
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.23%) XenApp
7 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 65 (15.15%) Nessus
2 51 (11.89%) McAfee ePO
3 27 (6.29%) CSIRT
3 27 (6.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 23 (5.36%) PowerBroker
5 21 (4.90%) Nmap
6 17 (3.96%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 14 (3.26%) Puppet
8 12 (2.80%) OpenVAS
9 10 (2.33%) QRadar
10 9 (2.10%) Ansible
10 9 (2.10%) RSA enVision
11 8 (1.86%) logstash
11 8 (1.86%) Nagios
11 8 (1.86%) WMI
12 7 (1.63%) Nexpose
13 6 (1.40%) EnCase
14 5 (1.17%) Salt
15 4 (0.93%) Network Intrusion Detection System
15 4 (0.93%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 57 (13.29%) Intel Security
2 53 (12.35%) Splunk
3 47 (10.96%) CyberArk
4 32 (7.46%) Microsoft
5 31 (7.23%) Qualys
6 28 (6.53%) ArcSight
7 27 (6.29%) Cisco
8 26 (6.06%) Aveksa
9 23 (5.36%) Bomgar
9 23 (5.36%) Cybereason
10 20 (4.66%) LogRhythm
10 20 (4.66%) Symantec
11 19 (4.43%) FireEye
12 17 (3.96%) Sun
13 15 (3.50%) VMware
14 13 (3.03%) CheckPoint
14 13 (3.03%) Dell
15 12 (2.80%) Oracle
15 12 (2.80%) ServiceNow
15 12 (2.80%) SolarWinds
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Bens & Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Package
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Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Package
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Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Package
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Package
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York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Package
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City, London
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Schroders
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
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Salary: Package Up £55k basic + £4k Bonus
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Salary: From £34k + up to 10% bonus & benefits
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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South East London
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnborough
aap3
Salary: £30000 - £37000.00 per annum
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Farnborough
aap3
Salary: £30000 - £37000.00 per annum
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Coventry
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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