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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 84 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% 0.51% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 1.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Median salary £85,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.82% -
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 Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
198 357 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.00% 25.96% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 148 230 212
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) EnCE
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) EnCE
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared