The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 180 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.47% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
GIAC
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1365 1173 1541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.76% 32.58% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 965 1298
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

GIAC
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the Hampshire region.

GIAC Salary Trend in Hampshire

GIAC
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Hampshire

GIAC
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Southampton - 16 £45,000 -
Romsey - 1 £45,000 -
GIAC
South East

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 22 (78.57%) SIEM
2 18 (64.29%) Wireshark
2 18 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 18 (64.29%) tcpdump
3 17 (60.71%) DV Cleared
4 16 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (57.14%) Sourcefire
4 16 (57.14%) Linux
5 15 (53.57%) Information Security
5 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
6 14 (50.00%) GCIA
6 14 (50.00%) Management Information System
7 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
8 12 (42.86%) Internet
8 12 (42.86%) GCIH
8 12 (42.86%) Incident Management
8 12 (42.86%) Change Control
9 11 (39.29%) Snort
10 10 (35.71%) Degree
10 10 (35.71%) Windows
10 10 (35.71%) Information Assurance
10 10 (35.71%) Cyber Security
11 9 (32.14%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (28.57%) Security Testing
12 8 (28.57%) Network Security
12 8 (28.57%) Computer Forensics
12 8 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
12 8 (28.57%) Solaris
12 8 (28.57%) DNS
12 8 (28.57%) Cisco

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) Wireshark
1 18 (64.29%) tcpdump
2 16 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
4 12 (42.86%) Internet
5 8 (28.57%) Firewall
5 8 (28.57%) DNS
5 8 (28.57%) LDAP
5 8 (28.57%) LAN
5 8 (28.57%) WAN
5 8 (28.57%) SMTP
5 8 (28.57%) FTP
5 8 (28.57%) HTTP
5 8 (28.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Analyst
2 14 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Forensic Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) CESG
3 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) SIEM
2 15 (53.57%) Information Security
3 12 (42.86%) Change Control
3 12 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 10 (35.71%) Information Assurance
4 10 (35.71%) Cyber Security
5 9 (32.14%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Security Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Computer Forensics
6 8 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
6 8 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (25.00%) ITIL
7 7 (25.00%) Information Security Management
7 7 (25.00%) Security Management
8 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
10 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 17 (60.71%) DV Cleared
3 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
4 14 (50.00%) GCIA
5 12 (42.86%) GCIH
6 10 (35.71%) Degree
7 6 (21.43%) ISACA
8 3 (10.71%) CEH
8 3 (10.71%) CISSP
9 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (3.57%) CISA
9 1 (3.57%) MCSE
9 1 (3.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) COBIT
1 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Snort
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Sourcefire
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco
3 7 (25.00%) Juniper
4 6 (21.43%) Brocade
4 6 (21.43%) F5
4 6 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) Splunk
5 3 (10.71%) ArcSight
6 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
6 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.14%) McAfee
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft