The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.81% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.96% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -4.76%
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 Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
372 301 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.33% 27.72% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 238 196 134
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

GIAC
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

GIAC Salary Trend in Glasgow

GIAC
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing GIAC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GIAC.

1 22 (100.00%) Finance
1 22 (100.00%) CEH
1 22 (100.00%) Use Case
1 22 (100.00%) SIEM
1 22 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (90.91%) Data Analytics
2 20 (90.91%) Analytics
2 20 (90.91%) Degree
2 20 (90.91%) Information Security
2 20 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (90.91%) Security Operations
2 20 (90.91%) Security Operations Centre
3 13 (59.09%) Network Security
4 7 (31.82%) Banking
5 4 (18.18%) People Management
6 2 (9.09%) QRadar
6 2 (9.09%) Splunk

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing GIAC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GIAC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Network Security
General
1 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Consultant
1 20 (90.91%) Lead Security Consultant
1 20 (90.91%) Security Consultant
2 19 (86.36%) SOC Consultant
3 18 (81.82%) IT Consultant
3 18 (81.82%) IT Security Consultant
3 18 (81.82%) Technology Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Operations Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 20 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (90.91%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 22 (100.00%) SIEM
1 22 (100.00%) Use Case
2 20 (90.91%) Analytics
2 20 (90.91%) Data Analytics
2 20 (90.91%) Information Security
2 20 (90.91%) Security Operations
3 4 (18.18%) People Management
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CEH
2 20 (90.91%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Splunk