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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 86 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.35% 0.18% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.34% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 0
Average salary £61,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
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
449 425 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 40.52% 37.31% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 306 312 300
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 29 April 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 29 April 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 - 7 £63,000 - 2
Gloucester - 5 £65,000 -
GIAC
South West

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 20 (66.67%) CISSP
1 20 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
1 20 (66.67%) SANS
2 19 (63.33%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (63.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 18 (60.00%) Firewall
4 17 (56.67%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
5 16 (53.33%) C
5 16 (53.33%) C++
5 16 (53.33%) Java
5 16 (53.33%) Linux
5 16 (53.33%) TCP/IP
6 15 (50.00%) CCNA
6 15 (50.00%) MCSE
6 15 (50.00%) STL
6 15 (50.00%) C#
6 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 15 (50.00%) Linux+ Certification
6 15 (50.00%) Objective-C
6 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (50.00%) SSCP
6 15 (50.00%) Java EE
6 15 (50.00%) Multithreading
6 15 (50.00%) Big Data
6 15 (50.00%) Apache Pig
6 15 (50.00%) Mobile Development
6 15 (50.00%) Hadoop
6 15 (50.00%) Android

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 15 (50.00%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) Firewall
2 16 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 12 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 4 (13.33%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) FTP
5 1 (3.33%) HTTP
5 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.33%) LDAP
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) SMTP
5 1 (3.33%) SSL
5 1 (3.33%) Telnet
5 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 15 (50.00%) Big Data
1 15 (50.00%) Hadoop
General
1 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Software Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Analyst
3 10 (33.33%) Security Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) Principal Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) SOC Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Principal Software Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Consultant
7 3 (10.00%) Software Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) SOC Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Junior Security Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Security Operations Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Tester
9 1 (3.33%) SIEM Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) Java EE
1 15 (50.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Cybercrime
2 7 (23.33%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (20.00%) iPad
4 3 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) Android
2 15 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 19 (63.33%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (63.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 17 (56.67%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 15 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
6 13 (43.33%) SIEM
7 3 (10.00%) Security Operations
7 3 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) CRM
8 2 (6.67%) Information Security
8 2 (6.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 1 (3.33%) Coaching
9 1 (3.33%) Malware Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (3.33%) SDLC
9 1 (3.33%) Threat Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) C
1 16 (53.33%) C++
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 15 (50.00%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) CISSP
1 20 (66.67%) SANS
2 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
3 15 (50.00%) CCNA
3 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (50.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 15 (50.00%) MCSE
3 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (50.00%) SSCP
4 10 (33.33%) GCIH
4 10 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (16.67%) CREST Certified
6 4 (13.33%) GCIA
6 4 (13.33%) GREM
6 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 3 (10.00%) CEH
8 2 (6.67%) Degree
8 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) GCFA
9 1 (3.33%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) ArcSight
2 10 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 6 (20.00%) LogLogic
3 6 (20.00%) NetWitness
4 2 (6.67%) AlienVault
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £72,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £72,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago