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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 81 80 96
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.35% 0.12% 0.084%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.06% 0.34% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £28,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
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
284 290 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.18% 35.28% 43.73%
Number of salaries quoted 230 253 461
Average salary £38,000 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,150 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Forensics

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Forensic Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree