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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 76 68 95
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +27
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 35 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.93% 2.57% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.77% 5.92% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 5
Median salary £50,000 £75,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +18.94%
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
517 422 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 43.26% 43.33% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 419 318 330
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

GIAC
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Cheltenham -16 7 £65,000 -13.33%
GIAC
South West

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 65 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 64 (91.43%) CCNA
2 64 (91.43%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (88.57%) C
4 60 (85.71%) SANS
5 57 (81.43%) CISSP
6 55 (78.57%) SSCP
6 55 (78.57%) Network+ Certification
6 55 (78.57%) Linux+ Certification
6 55 (78.57%) Linux
6 55 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 55 (78.57%) MCSE
6 55 (78.57%) Cybersecurity
7 49 (70.00%) DV Cleared
8 48 (68.57%) Reverse Engineering
9 45 (64.29%) Ethical Hacking
9 45 (64.29%) TCP/IP
10 44 (62.86%) Penetration Testing
10 44 (62.86%) Software Engineering
11 43 (61.43%) Security+ Certification
11 43 (61.43%) Firewall
11 43 (61.43%) CompTIA Security+
12 32 (45.71%) Objective-C
12 32 (45.71%) STL
12 32 (45.71%) C#
12 32 (45.71%) C++
12 32 (45.71%) Java
12 32 (45.71%) Java EE
12 32 (45.71%) Multithreading
13 31 (44.29%) Agile Software Development

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 20 (28.57%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 45 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 43 (61.43%) Firewall
3 11 (15.71%) FCoE
3 11 (15.71%) SNMP
4 8 (11.43%) HTTP
4 8 (11.43%) SSL
5 7 (10.00%) Internet
5 7 (10.00%) Junos
6 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.57%) Hadoop
2 21 (30.00%) Big Data
3 20 (28.57%) Apache Hive
4 8 (11.43%) MySQL
4 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (27.14%) JIRA
2 11 (15.71%) Redmine
3 8 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (11.43%) Bitbucket
3 8 (11.43%) CodeSonar
3 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.43%) git-flow
3 8 (11.43%) Robot Framework
3 8 (11.43%) Selenium
General
1 24 (34.29%) Games
2 12 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Platform Engineer
2 20 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 12 (17.14%) Consultant
3 12 (17.14%) Software Consultant
3 12 (17.14%) Software Test Engineer
3 12 (17.14%) Test Consultant
3 12 (17.14%) Test Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Administrator
4 8 (11.43%) Network Systems Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (11.43%) Virtualisation Administrator
4 8 (11.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Architect
5 7 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Penetration Tester
7 4 (5.71%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.71%) Java EE
1 32 (45.71%) STL
2 8 (11.43%) .NET
2 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
2 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET
2 8 (11.43%) Django
2 8 (11.43%) LAMP
2 8 (11.43%) Node.js
2 8 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (11.43%) REST
2 8 (11.43%) SOAP
2 8 (11.43%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Cybercrime
2 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.43%) iPad
3 1 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 55 (78.57%) Linux
2 20 (28.57%) Android
2 20 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 14 (20.00%) Windows
4 12 (17.14%) Unix
5 8 (11.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (78.57%) Cybersecurity
2 48 (68.57%) Reverse Engineering
3 45 (64.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 44 (62.86%) Penetration Testing
4 44 (62.86%) Software Engineering
5 32 (45.71%) Multithreading
6 31 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (34.29%) Coaching
7 24 (34.29%) Mentoring
8 19 (27.14%) User Stories
9 12 (17.14%) Mobile Development
10 11 (15.71%) High Availability
11 8 (11.43%) API Design
11 8 (11.43%) Kanban
11 8 (11.43%) Scrum
12 7 (10.00%) Data Protection
12 7 (10.00%) DoDAF
12 7 (10.00%) Information Assurance
12 7 (10.00%) MODAF
12 7 (10.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 62 (88.57%) C
2 32 (45.71%) C#
2 32 (45.71%) C++
2 32 (45.71%) Java
2 32 (45.71%) Objective-C
3 20 (28.57%) Python
4 19 (27.14%) Bash Shell
5 12 (17.14%) Perl
5 12 (17.14%) VB
6 11 (15.71%) Korn
7 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 8 (11.43%) PHP
7 8 (11.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 65 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 64 (91.43%) CCNA
2 64 (91.43%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (85.71%) SANS
4 57 (81.43%) CISSP
5 55 (78.57%) Linux+ Certification
5 55 (78.57%) MCSE
5 55 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 55 (78.57%) Network+ Certification
5 55 (78.57%) SSCP
6 49 (70.00%) DV Cleared
7 43 (61.43%) CompTIA Security+
7 43 (61.43%) Security+ Certification
8 7 (10.00%) GSEC
8 7 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (10.00%) JNCIA
8 7 (10.00%) MBCS
9 4 (5.71%) CHECK Team Leader
9 4 (5.71%) CHECK Team Member
9 4 (5.71%) Tigerscheme
System Software
1 15 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.71%) NFS
2 11 (15.71%) Samba
2 11 (15.71%) VMware ESX
3 8 (11.43%) Docker
3 8 (11.43%) vSphere
4 2 (2.86%) Snort
Systems Management
1 19 (27.14%) Puppet
2 11 (15.71%) Ansible
2 11 (15.71%) Nagios
3 8 (11.43%) Salt
4 1 (1.43%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) VMware
2 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.71%) EMC
3 11 (15.71%) NetApp
3 11 (15.71%) SolarWinds
4 9 (12.86%) Cisco
4 9 (12.86%) Juniper
5 7 (10.00%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.86%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.43%) LogLogic
7 1 (1.43%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.43%) NetWitness
7 1 (1.43%) Sourcefire