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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 82 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 19 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.89% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.62% 1.11% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Average salary £65,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+132.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £58,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+23.15% -13.63%
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
411 271 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 40.85% 32.89% 34.24%
Number of salaries quoted 300 222 238
Average salary £44,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,100 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 - 9 £65,000 - 1
Gloucester - 1 £55,000 - 1
GIAC
South West

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (78.26%) Reverse Engineering
2 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
2 17 (73.91%) Ethical Hacking
2 17 (73.91%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (69.57%) C
3 16 (69.57%) C++
3 16 (69.57%) Java
3 16 (69.57%) Linux
4 15 (65.22%) DV Cleared
5 12 (52.17%) CISSP
5 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
5 12 (52.17%) Cyber Security
6 11 (47.83%) Firewall
7 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
8 9 (39.13%) Linux+ Certification
8 9 (39.13%) Objective-C
8 9 (39.13%) CCNA
8 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (39.13%) SSCP
8 9 (39.13%) MCSE
8 9 (39.13%) STL
8 9 (39.13%) C#
8 9 (39.13%) Android
8 9 (39.13%) Hadoop
8 9 (39.13%) Apache Hive
8 9 (39.13%) Apple iOS
8 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
8 9 (39.13%) Java EE
8 9 (39.13%) Degree

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (39.13%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
2 11 (47.83%) Firewall
3 7 (30.43%) Wireless
4 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
5 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.35%) DNS
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security
6 1 (4.35%) tcpdump
6 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Hadoop
1 9 (39.13%) Apache Hive
1 9 (39.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 7 (30.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Forensic Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Security Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Information Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Principal Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) STL
1 9 (39.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Cybercrime
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Android
2 9 (39.13%) Apple iOS
3 7 (30.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Reverse Engineering
2 17 (73.91%) Ethical Hacking
2 17 (73.91%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Cyber Security
4 9 (39.13%) Coaching
4 9 (39.13%) Mobile Development
4 9 (39.13%) Multithreading
4 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) SDLC
6 5 (21.74%) SIEM
7 4 (17.39%) Information Security
8 3 (13.04%) Malware Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.35%) Steganalysis
10 1 (4.35%) Cryptanalysis
10 1 (4.35%) Android Development
10 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
10 1 (4.35%) Digital Forensics
10 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C
1 16 (69.57%) C++
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) Objective-C
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
2 15 (65.22%) DV Cleared
3 12 (52.17%) CISSP
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (39.13%) SSCP
4 9 (39.13%) MCSE
4 9 (39.13%) CCNA
4 9 (39.13%) Linux+ Certification
4 9 (39.13%) Degree
5 8 (34.78%) EnCE
5 8 (34.78%) GCFA
6 7 (30.43%) CEH
6 7 (30.43%) GPEN
7 6 (26.09%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (13.04%) GCIH
9 1 (4.35%) CISM
9 1 (4.35%) GREM
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
1 2 (8.70%) LogLogic
1 2 (8.70%) LogRhythm
Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago