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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 72 71 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 41 30 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.53% 2.82% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.86% 6.33% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 2
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +132.14%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
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
598 474 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 51.42% 44.55% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 460 347 233
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £72,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -19 7 £65,000 -13.33%
Gloucester -2 3 £42,500 -22.72%
GIAC
South West

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 51 (83.61%) Security Cleared
2 47 (77.05%) SANS
3 46 (75.41%) Cybersecurity
3 46 (75.41%) CCNA
3 46 (75.41%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (73.77%) CISSP
5 44 (72.13%) C
6 42 (68.85%) Linux
7 41 (67.21%) MCSE
7 41 (67.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 41 (67.21%) SSCP
7 41 (67.21%) Network+ Certification
7 41 (67.21%) Linux+ Certification
8 39 (63.93%) Reverse Engineering
9 37 (60.66%) DV Cleared
10 35 (57.38%) Ethical Hacking
10 35 (57.38%) Penetration Testing
11 34 (55.74%) Software Engineering
12 33 (54.10%) TCP/IP
13 32 (52.46%) Security+ Certification
13 32 (52.46%) CompTIA Security+
14 31 (50.82%) Firewall
15 24 (39.34%) STL
15 24 (39.34%) C#
15 24 (39.34%) C++
15 24 (39.34%) Java
15 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (39.34%) Objective-C
15 24 (39.34%) Multithreading
15 24 (39.34%) Java EE

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 13 (21.31%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 33 (54.10%) TCP/IP
2 31 (50.82%) Firewall
3 9 (14.75%) Wireshark
4 7 (11.48%) FCoE
4 7 (11.48%) SNMP
5 5 (8.20%) HTTP
5 5 (8.20%) SSL
6 3 (4.92%) Internet
6 3 (4.92%) Junos
7 2 (3.28%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.64%) DHCP
8 1 (1.64%) DNS
8 1 (1.64%) FTP
8 1 (1.64%) LDAP
8 1 (1.64%) Network Security
8 1 (1.64%) SMTP
8 1 (1.64%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.64%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) Hadoop
2 15 (24.59%) Big Data
3 13 (21.31%) Apache Hive
4 4 (6.56%) MySQL
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) JIRA
2 7 (11.48%) Redmine
3 4 (6.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.56%) Bitbucket
3 4 (6.56%) CodeSonar
3 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.56%) git-flow
3 4 (6.56%) Robot Framework
3 4 (6.56%) Selenium
General
1 21 (34.43%) Games
2 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Platform Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) Software Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Consultant
3 11 (18.03%) Software Consultant
3 11 (18.03%) Software Test Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Test Consultant
3 11 (18.03%) Test Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Security Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) SOC Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Penetration Tester
5 5 (8.20%) Tester
6 4 (6.56%) Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Network Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) SOC Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Virtualisation Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) SIEM Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (39.34%) Java EE
1 24 (39.34%) STL
2 4 (6.56%) .NET
2 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
2 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.56%) Django
2 4 (6.56%) LAMP
2 4 (6.56%) Node.js
2 4 (6.56%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (6.56%) REST
2 4 (6.56%) SOAP
2 4 (6.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Cybercrime
2 5 (8.20%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (6.56%) iPad
4 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.92%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.92%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (68.85%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) Android
2 13 (21.31%) Apple iOS
3 11 (18.03%) Unix
4 6 (9.84%) Windows
5 4 (6.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Cybersecurity
2 39 (63.93%) Reverse Engineering
3 35 (57.38%) Ethical Hacking
3 35 (57.38%) Penetration Testing
4 34 (55.74%) Software Engineering
5 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (39.34%) Multithreading
6 21 (34.43%) Coaching
6 21 (34.43%) Mentoring
7 11 (18.03%) User Stories
8 10 (16.39%) SIEM
9 9 (14.75%) Mobile Development
10 7 (11.48%) High Availability
11 5 (8.20%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 4 (6.56%) API Design
12 4 (6.56%) CRM
12 4 (6.56%) Kanban
12 4 (6.56%) Scrum
13 3 (4.92%) Service Management
13 3 (4.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (72.13%) C
2 24 (39.34%) C#
2 24 (39.34%) C++
2 24 (39.34%) Java
2 24 (39.34%) Objective-C
3 15 (24.59%) Python
4 11 (18.03%) Bash Shell
4 11 (18.03%) Perl
4 11 (18.03%) VB
5 7 (11.48%) Korn
6 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.56%) PHP
6 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (83.61%) Security Cleared
2 47 (77.05%) SANS
3 46 (75.41%) CCNA
3 46 (75.41%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (73.77%) CISSP
5 41 (67.21%) Linux+ Certification
5 41 (67.21%) MCSE
5 41 (67.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (67.21%) Network+ Certification
5 41 (67.21%) SSCP
6 37 (60.66%) DV Cleared
7 32 (52.46%) CompTIA Security+
7 32 (52.46%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (8.20%) CHECK Team Leader
8 5 (8.20%) CHECK Team Member
8 5 (8.20%) CREST Certified
8 5 (8.20%) GCIH
8 5 (8.20%) GPEN
8 5 (8.20%) OSCP
8 5 (8.20%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) NFS
1 7 (11.48%) Samba
1 7 (11.48%) VMware ESX
1 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.84%) Snort
3 4 (6.56%) Docker
3 4 (6.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) Puppet
2 7 (11.48%) Ansible
2 7 (11.48%) Nagios
3 4 (6.56%) RSA enVision
3 4 (6.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) VMware
2 9 (14.75%) ArcSight
3 7 (11.48%) EMC
3 7 (11.48%) LogRhythm
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.48%) NetApp
3 7 (11.48%) SolarWinds
4 5 (8.20%) Cisco
4 5 (8.20%) Juniper
5 4 (6.56%) AlienVault
5 4 (6.56%) LogLogic
5 4 (6.56%) NetWitness
6 3 (4.92%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.64%) Sourcefire