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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 624 731 854
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +123
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 259 206 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 0.74% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 207 182 95
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £44,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
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
23043 27779 29033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.97% 27.11% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18661 22536 22849
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +82 114 £70,000 +7.69% 14
South West +17 62 £55,000 -15.38% 2
South East +41 30 £50,000 -14.52% 8
East of England +24 20 £42,500 -15.00%
Yorkshire +22 15 £40,250 -10.55% 3
West Midlands -13 7 £52,500 -25.53% 1
North West +19 5 £77,500 +93.75% 2
East Midlands - 3 £42,000 -
GIAC
UK

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 332 (71.86%) CISSP
2 238 (51.52%) Information Security
3 194 (41.99%) SANS
4 176 (38.10%) CEH
5 167 (36.15%) Cybersecurity
6 163 (35.28%) CISM
7 162 (35.06%) Linux
8 153 (33.12%) Security Cleared
9 150 (32.47%) Penetration Testing
10 141 (30.52%) Firewall
11 130 (28.14%) Finance
11 130 (28.14%) SIEM
12 120 (25.97%) Windows
13 106 (22.94%) Security Operations
14 99 (21.43%) OSCP
15 91 (19.70%) Management Information System
15 91 (19.70%) Ethical Hacking
16 89 (19.26%) CISA
17 87 (18.83%) C
18 86 (18.61%) DV Cleared
19 82 (17.75%) Python
19 82 (17.75%) Nessus
20 81 (17.53%) Cisco Certification
21 79 (17.10%) CCNA
21 79 (17.10%) CREST Certified
22 78 (16.88%) Degree
22 78 (16.88%) GPEN
23 77 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
24 75 (16.23%) Reverse Engineering
25 70 (15.15%) Vulnerability Management

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 13 (2.81%) Apache Pig
2 6 (1.30%) IBM Notes
3 5 (1.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.22%) Apache
4 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.22%) JBoss
4 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (1.95%) MS Office
2 7 (1.52%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.60%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 141 (30.52%) Firewall
2 63 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
3 59 (12.77%) TCP/IP
4 57 (12.34%) Network Security
5 35 (7.58%) SSL
6 25 (5.41%) Wireless
7 16 (3.46%) Wireshark
8 14 (3.03%) LAN
9 13 (2.81%) WAN
10 12 (2.60%) DNS
11 11 (2.38%) DMZ
12 9 (1.95%) HTTP
12 9 (1.95%) Internet
13 8 (1.73%) FCoE
13 8 (1.73%) SNMP
14 7 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (1.30%) SMTP
15 6 (1.30%) VPN
16 4 (0.87%) LDAP
17 3 (0.65%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.90%) Big Data
1 18 (3.90%) Hadoop
2 13 (2.81%) Apache Hive
3 5 (1.08%) MySQL
3 5 (1.08%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.87%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.65%) DB2
5 3 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.22%) GIS
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (3.25%) Burp Suite
2 11 (2.38%) JIRA
3 10 (2.16%) AppScan
4 9 (1.95%) Metasploit
5 7 (1.52%) Redmine
6 5 (1.08%) Selenium
7 4 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.87%) Bitbucket
7 4 (0.87%) CodeSonar
7 4 (0.87%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.87%) git-flow
7 4 (0.87%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.22%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
General
1 130 (28.14%) Finance
2 48 (10.39%) Telecoms
3 38 (8.23%) Banking
4 25 (5.41%) Games
5 21 (4.55%) Retail
6 19 (4.11%) Legal
7 8 (1.73%) Aerospace
8 7 (1.52%) Local Government
9 4 (0.87%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 170 (36.80%) Analyst
2 133 (28.79%) Security Analyst
3 73 (15.80%) Tester
4 69 (14.94%) Penetration Tester
5 53 (11.47%) Security Engineer
6 47 (10.17%) Architect
7 40 (8.66%) Security Architect
8 37 (8.01%) SOC Analyst
9 32 (6.93%) IT Analyst
9 32 (6.93%) IT Security Analyst
10 29 (6.28%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 29 (6.28%) Information Analyst
10 29 (6.28%) Information Security Analyst
11 22 (4.76%) Security Manager
12 21 (4.55%) Consultant
12 21 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
13 19 (4.11%) Senior Security Analyst
14 17 (3.68%) Platform Engineer
14 17 (3.68%) Vulnerability Analyst
15 16 (3.46%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.19%) Java EE
1 24 (5.19%) STL
2 5 (1.08%) .NET
2 5 (1.08%) LAMP
2 5 (1.08%) Node.js
2 5 (1.08%) REST
3 4 (0.87%) .NET Framework
3 4 (0.87%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.87%) Django
3 4 (0.87%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (0.87%) SOAP
3 4 (0.87%) Spring MVC
4 1 (0.22%) Middleware
4 1 (0.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 91 (19.70%) Management Information System
2 38 (8.23%) Cryptography
3 36 (7.79%) Embedded Systems
4 34 (7.36%) Cyberthreat
4 34 (7.36%) Security Operations Centre
5 30 (6.49%) Computer Science
6 24 (5.19%) PKI
7 20 (4.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 18 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (3.90%) Mobile App
9 15 (3.25%) Data Protection Act
10 14 (3.03%) Mathematics
11 12 (2.60%) Cybercrime
12 11 (2.38%) Cyber Attack
12 11 (2.38%) Data Centre
13 10 (2.16%) iPad
14 8 (1.73%) CESG
14 8 (1.73%) Client/Server
15 5 (1.08%) Physics
15 5 (1.08%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 162 (35.06%) Linux
2 120 (25.97%) Windows
3 28 (6.06%) Unix
4 15 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 14 (3.03%) Android
6 6 (1.30%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.87%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.22%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (51.52%) Information Security
2 167 (36.15%) Cybersecurity
3 150 (32.47%) Penetration Testing
4 130 (28.14%) SIEM
5 106 (22.94%) Security Operations
6 91 (19.70%) Ethical Hacking
7 77 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 75 (16.23%) Reverse Engineering
9 70 (15.15%) Vulnerability Management
10 65 (14.07%) Incident Management
11 64 (13.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 54 (11.69%) OWASP
12 54 (11.69%) Risk Management
13 51 (11.04%) ITIL
14 44 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
15 43 (9.31%) Malware Analysis
16 42 (9.09%) Mentoring
17 37 (8.01%) Analytics
18 36 (7.79%) Software Engineering
19 35 (7.58%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 87 (18.83%) C
2 82 (17.75%) Python
3 69 (14.94%) C++
4 68 (14.72%) Java
5 54 (11.69%) Perl
6 37 (8.01%) Bash Shell
7 33 (7.14%) SQL
8 31 (6.71%) C#
9 24 (5.19%) Objective-C
10 17 (3.68%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.38%) VB
12 8 (1.73%) Korn
12 8 (1.73%) Ruby
13 6 (1.30%) PHP
14 4 (0.87%) JavaScript
15 3 (0.65%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 332 (71.86%) CISSP
2 194 (41.99%) SANS
3 176 (38.10%) CEH
4 163 (35.28%) CISM
5 153 (33.12%) Security Cleared
6 99 (21.43%) OSCP
7 89 (19.26%) CISA
8 86 (18.61%) DV Cleared
9 81 (17.53%) Cisco Certification
10 79 (17.10%) CCNA
10 79 (17.10%) CREST Certified
11 78 (16.88%) Degree
11 78 (16.88%) GPEN
12 62 (13.42%) GCIH
13 57 (12.34%) SC Cleared
13 57 (12.34%) SSCP
14 49 (10.61%) CompTIA Security+
14 49 (10.61%) Network+ Certification
14 49 (10.61%) Security+ Certification
15 43 (9.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (12.34%) PCI DSS
2 54 (11.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.16%) SLA
4 8 (1.73%) QA
5 7 (1.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 7 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 5 (1.08%) COBIT
6 5 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.22%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 27 (5.84%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.90%) Snort
3 15 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.73%) NFS
4 8 (1.73%) Samba
4 8 (1.73%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.08%) XenApp
5 5 (1.08%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.87%) Docker
6 4 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 82 (17.75%) Nessus
2 51 (11.04%) OpenVAS
3 42 (9.09%) Nmap
4 36 (7.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 24 (5.19%) McAfee ePO
6 13 (2.81%) Puppet
7 12 (2.60%) QRadar
7 12 (2.60%) SCCM
8 10 (2.16%) RSA enVision
9 9 (1.95%) Ansible
9 9 (1.95%) Nexpose
10 8 (1.73%) Nagios
10 8 (1.73%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 7 (1.52%) RSA Security Analytics
12 6 (1.30%) HP Fortify
12 6 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (1.08%) WebInspect
14 4 (0.87%) Salt
15 3 (0.65%) EnCase
15 3 (0.65%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 69 (14.94%) Qualys
2 61 (13.20%) Microsoft
3 51 (11.04%) Intel Security
4 45 (9.74%) Splunk
5 36 (7.79%) Cyber-Ark
6 33 (7.14%) LogRhythm
7 32 (6.93%) ArcSight
7 32 (6.93%) Coverity
8 24 (5.19%) LogLogic
9 22 (4.76%) AlienVault
10 20 (4.33%) Palo Alto
11 19 (4.11%) Bomgar
11 19 (4.11%) VMware
12 18 (3.90%) Cisco
13 17 (3.68%) Sourcefire
14 16 (3.46%) Acunetix
14 16 (3.46%) IBM
15 14 (3.03%) Forcepoint
16 13 (2.81%) FireEye
17 12 (2.60%) SolarWinds
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