The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 77 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 15 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.67% 0.097% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.65% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 0
Average salary £75,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -
GIAC
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
411 367 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.72% 35.63% 34.84%
Number of salaries quoted 273 286 260
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

GIAC
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

GIAC Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

GIAC
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

GIAC
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 14 £75,000 - 2
Gloucester +1 1 £60,000 +14.28% 1
GIAC
South West

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 42 (85.71%) SANS
2 41 (83.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 41 (83.67%) Penetration Testing
3 40 (81.63%) TCP/IP
3 40 (81.63%) Reverse Engineering
4 38 (77.55%) Cybersecurity
4 38 (77.55%) C
4 38 (77.55%) C++
4 38 (77.55%) Java
4 38 (77.55%) Linux
4 38 (77.55%) Telecoms
5 37 (75.51%) CISSP
6 36 (73.47%) Firewall
7 34 (69.39%) CCNA
7 34 (69.39%) Linux+ Certification
7 34 (69.39%) Objective-C
7 34 (69.39%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (69.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (69.39%) SSCP
7 34 (69.39%) MCSE
7 34 (69.39%) STL
7 34 (69.39%) C#
7 34 (69.39%) Java EE
7 34 (69.39%) Multithreading
7 34 (69.39%) Android
7 34 (69.39%) Big Data
7 34 (69.39%) Apache Pig
7 34 (69.39%) Mobile Development
7 34 (69.39%) Hadoop
7 34 (69.39%) Apache Hive

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 34 (69.39%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 40 (81.63%) TCP/IP
2 36 (73.47%) Firewall
3 7 (14.29%) Wireshark
4 5 (10.20%) tcpdump
5 4 (8.16%) DNS
5 4 (8.16%) HTTP
5 4 (8.16%) Network Security
5 4 (8.16%) Wireless
6 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (69.39%) Apache Hive
1 34 (69.39%) Big Data
1 34 (69.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Metasploit
General
1 38 (77.55%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Software Engineer
2 18 (36.73%) Principal Engineer
3 17 (34.69%) Principal Software Engineer
4 15 (30.61%) Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Forensic Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Security Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Software Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Principal Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (2.04%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.04%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) C++ Developer
10 1 (2.04%) C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Java Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (69.39%) Java EE
1 34 (69.39%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (65.31%) Cybercrime
2 7 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.04%) iPad
3 1 (2.04%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (77.55%) Linux
2 34 (69.39%) Android
2 34 (69.39%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.16%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Ethical Hacking
1 41 (83.67%) Penetration Testing
2 40 (81.63%) Reverse Engineering
3 38 (77.55%) Cybersecurity
4 34 (69.39%) Mobile Development
4 34 (69.39%) Multithreading
5 33 (67.35%) Software Engineering
6 20 (40.82%) Coaching
7 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
8 10 (20.41%) SIEM
9 6 (12.24%) Information Security
10 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.16%) SDLC
11 2 (4.08%) Computer Forensics
11 2 (4.08%) Security Architecture
11 2 (4.08%) Security Operations
11 2 (4.08%) Threat Analysis
12 1 (2.04%) Android Development
12 1 (2.04%) Identity Management
12 1 (2.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) C
1 38 (77.55%) C++
1 38 (77.55%) Java
2 34 (69.39%) C#
2 34 (69.39%) Objective-C
3 4 (8.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (85.71%) SANS
2 37 (75.51%) CISSP
3 34 (69.39%) CCNA
3 34 (69.39%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (69.39%) Linux+ Certification
3 34 (69.39%) MCSE
3 34 (69.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (69.39%) SSCP
4 26 (53.06%) Security Cleared
5 16 (32.65%) Network+ Certification
6 15 (30.61%) DV Cleared
7 8 (16.33%) Degree
8 6 (12.24%) GCFA
9 5 (10.20%) CEH
9 5 (10.20%) CREST Certified
9 5 (10.20%) EnCE
9 5 (10.20%) GCIH
10 4 (8.16%) EC-Council LPT
10 4 (8.16%) ECSA
10 4 (8.16%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) EnCase
2 2 (4.08%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) ArcSight
1 3 (6.12%) LogRhythm
2 2 (4.08%) LogLogic
2 2 (4.08%) NetWitness
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago