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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 733 857 888
Rank change year-on-year
+124 +31
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 194 91 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.088% 0.076%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 0.32% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 151 78 70
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,150 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,550
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,849
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.39%
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
26104 28306 30751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.10% 27.50% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21227 22291 24841
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 3 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 3 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 +75 113 £65,000 +18.18% 12
South West +24 19 £58,380 +29.73% 2
South East +22 19 £65,000 +18.18% 5
West Midlands -18 15 £77,500 +103.94% 2
East of England +23 12 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Yorkshire +12 8 £40,000 -15.78%
East Midlands - 6 £62,500 -
GIAC
UK

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 331 (79.95%) CISSP
2 255 (61.59%) Information Security
3 171 (41.30%) SANS
4 165 (39.86%) CISM
5 163 (39.37%) CEH
6 155 (37.44%) Cybersecurity
7 146 (35.27%) SIEM
8 123 (29.71%) Penetration Testing
9 115 (27.78%) Firewall
10 112 (27.05%) Finance
11 104 (25.12%) Linux
12 98 (23.67%) Ethical Hacking
12 98 (23.67%) Degree
13 97 (23.43%) GCIH
14 91 (21.98%) Security Operations
15 90 (21.74%) CISA
16 88 (21.26%) Security Cleared
17 73 (17.63%) Telecoms
17 73 (17.63%) Cisco Certification
18 65 (15.70%) Windows
18 65 (15.70%) Reverse Engineering
19 63 (15.22%) Java
20 62 (14.98%) CREST Certified
21 61 (14.73%) Management Information System
22 60 (14.49%) Risk Management
22 60 (14.49%) C
22 60 (14.49%) C++
22 60 (14.49%) CCNA
23 56 (13.53%) SSCP
23 56 (13.53%) Network Security

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 36 (8.70%) Apache Pig
2 12 (2.90%) IBM Notes
3 6 (1.45%) IIS
4 2 (0.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.24%) Apache
5 1 (0.24%) JBoss
5 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) assyst
1 4 (0.97%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.21%) IaaS
3 5 (1.21%) SaaS
4 4 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 115 (27.78%) Firewall
2 56 (13.53%) Network Security
3 51 (12.32%) TCP/IP
4 31 (7.49%) Intrusion Detection
5 29 (7.00%) SSL
6 20 (4.83%) Wireshark
7 16 (3.86%) Internet
8 10 (2.42%) tcpdump
9 7 (1.69%) LAN
9 7 (1.69%) WAN
9 7 (1.69%) Wireless
10 6 (1.45%) DMZ
10 6 (1.45%) HTTP
11 5 (1.21%) DNS
11 5 (1.21%) Intranet
11 5 (1.21%) LDAP
11 5 (1.21%) VPN
12 3 (0.72%) DHCP
12 3 (0.72%) SMTP
12 3 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.39%) Big Data
2 37 (8.94%) Hadoop
3 36 (8.70%) Apache Hive
4 3 (0.72%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.48%) MySQL
6 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.24%) DB2
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.24%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 9 (2.17%) AppScan
2 6 (1.45%) Metasploit
3 3 (0.72%) Burp Suite
General
1 112 (27.05%) Finance
2 73 (17.63%) Telecoms
3 30 (7.25%) Legal
4 11 (2.66%) Banking
4 11 (2.66%) Retail
5 10 (2.42%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.97%) Aerospace
6 4 (0.97%) Games
7 2 (0.48%) Law
7 2 (0.48%) Publishing
8 1 (0.24%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.24%) Local Government
8 1 (0.24%) Marketing
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 164 (39.61%) Analyst
2 130 (31.40%) Security Analyst
3 41 (9.90%) Senior Analyst
4 40 (9.66%) Security Engineer
4 40 (9.66%) Security Manager
4 40 (9.66%) SOC Analyst
5 38 (9.18%) Architect
6 37 (8.94%) Security Architect
7 36 (8.70%) Senior Security Analyst
8 35 (8.45%) Consultant
9 34 (8.21%) Tester
10 32 (7.73%) Information Analyst
10 32 (7.73%) Information Security Analyst
11 30 (7.25%) Incident Manager
12 27 (6.52%) IT Analyst
12 27 (6.52%) IT Security Analyst
13 26 (6.28%) Software Engineer
14 25 (6.04%) Security Consultant
15 24 (5.80%) IT Manager
16 22 (5.31%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (8.70%) Java EE
2 32 (7.73%) STL
3 7 (1.69%) Web Services
4 1 (0.24%) .NET
4 1 (0.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 61 (14.73%) Management Information System
2 43 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (9.66%) Cybercrime
3 40 (9.66%) Security Operations Centre
4 39 (9.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 38 (9.18%) Computer Science
6 37 (8.94%) Cyberthreat
7 28 (6.76%) Cryptography
8 27 (6.52%) Embedded Systems
9 23 (5.56%) Mathematics
10 20 (4.83%) PKI
11 18 (4.35%) Client/Server
12 17 (4.11%) Cyber Attack
13 14 (3.38%) SCADA
14 9 (2.17%) iPad
15 7 (1.69%) Data Centre
15 7 (1.69%) Fintech
16 6 (1.45%) Mobile App
17 5 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
18 4 (0.97%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 104 (25.12%) Linux
2 65 (15.70%) Windows
3 36 (8.70%) Android
3 36 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 12 (2.90%) Unix
5 2 (0.48%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.24%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (61.59%) Information Security
2 155 (37.44%) Cybersecurity
3 146 (35.27%) SIEM
4 123 (29.71%) Penetration Testing
5 98 (23.67%) Ethical Hacking
6 91 (21.98%) Security Operations
7 65 (15.70%) Reverse Engineering
8 60 (14.49%) Risk Management
9 52 (12.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 46 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 42 (10.14%) Vulnerability Management
12 41 (9.90%) Security Architecture
13 36 (8.70%) Mobile Development
13 36 (8.70%) Multithreading
14 33 (7.97%) Software Engineering
15 32 (7.73%) Risk Assessment
16 29 (7.00%) Kalman Filter
16 29 (7.00%) OWASP
17 28 (6.76%) Security Testing
18 26 (6.28%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 63 (15.22%) Java
2 60 (14.49%) C
2 60 (14.49%) C++
3 54 (13.04%) Python
4 38 (9.18%) C#
5 34 (8.21%) Perl
6 32 (7.73%) Objective-C
7 26 (6.28%) PowerShell
8 19 (4.59%) SQL
9 10 (2.42%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.69%) Ruby
11 6 (1.45%) PHP
12 4 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 331 (79.95%) CISSP
2 171 (41.30%) SANS
3 165 (39.86%) CISM
4 163 (39.37%) CEH
5 98 (23.67%) Degree
6 97 (23.43%) GCIH
7 90 (21.74%) CISA
8 88 (21.26%) Security Cleared
9 73 (17.63%) Cisco Certification
10 62 (14.98%) CREST Certified
11 60 (14.49%) CCNA
12 56 (13.53%) SSCP
13 44 (10.63%) OSCP
14 43 (10.39%) CRISC
15 40 (9.66%) MCSE
15 40 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
16 36 (8.70%) DV Cleared
16 36 (8.70%) Linux+ Certification
17 34 (8.21%) GCIA
18 27 (6.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (11.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.42%) COBIT
3 10 (2.42%) SLA
4 9 (2.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 7 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.24%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.24%) QA
6 1 (0.24%) RMADS
System Software
1 28 (6.76%) Snort
2 16 (3.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.48%) Firmware
4 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 36 (8.70%) Nessus
2 23 (5.56%) OpenVAS
3 22 (5.31%) Nmap
4 12 (2.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 11 (2.66%) QRadar
6 10 (2.42%) RSA enVision
7 7 (1.69%) EnCase
8 5 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (1.21%) SCCM
9 4 (0.97%) WebInspect
10 3 (0.72%) HP Fortify
10 3 (0.72%) WMI
11 2 (0.48%) Nexpose
11 2 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.48%) RSA Archer
12 1 (0.24%) Ansible
12 1 (0.24%) Puppet
12 1 (0.24%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 47 (11.35%) ArcSight
2 43 (10.39%) Splunk
3 42 (10.14%) Microsoft
4 39 (9.42%) LogRhythm
5 36 (8.70%) Qualys
6 29 (7.00%) Intel Security
7 24 (5.80%) AlienVault
8 20 (4.83%) LogLogic
8 20 (4.83%) Remedy
9 16 (3.86%) Coverity
10 12 (2.90%) Lotus
11 11 (2.66%) IBM
12 10 (2.42%) Sourcefire
13 9 (2.17%) Cyber-Ark
14 8 (1.93%) NetWitness
14 8 (1.93%) Veracode
15 6 (1.45%) Acunetix
16 5 (1.21%) Cisco
16 5 (1.21%) Palo Alto
17 4 (0.97%) HP
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