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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 181 173 152
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -21
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 6 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% 0.39% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 1.06% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 28
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,698 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.28% +3.39%
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
1300 1421 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.95% 36.87% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1176 1091
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 27 March 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
Southampton -18 4 £52,500 +14.13%
GIAC
South East

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) SIEM
2 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
3 8 (72.73%) tcpdump
3 8 (72.73%) Computer Forensics
3 8 (72.73%) Snort
3 8 (72.73%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (72.73%) Wireshark
4 7 (63.64%) Information Security
4 7 (63.64%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Incident Management
4 7 (63.64%) Ethical Hacking
4 7 (63.64%) CEH
4 7 (63.64%) Sourcefire
4 7 (63.64%) Security Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Change Control
4 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
4 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
4 7 (63.64%) Internet
5 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) Windows
6 5 (45.45%) Law
6 5 (45.45%) Cyber Security
6 5 (45.45%) Information Assurance
7 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (36.36%) CISSP
7 4 (36.36%) HTTP
8 3 (27.27%) Solaris
8 3 (27.27%) LDAP
8 3 (27.27%) LAN

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (72.73%) Wireshark
1 8 (72.73%) tcpdump
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) HTTP
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) LDAP
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) SMTP
4 3 (27.27%) FTP
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) Firewall
General
1 5 (45.45%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) SIEM
2 8 (72.73%) Computer Forensics
3 7 (63.64%) Ethical Hacking
3 7 (63.64%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Incident Management
3 7 (63.64%) Security Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Change Control
3 7 (63.64%) Information Security
4 5 (45.45%) Cyber Security
4 5 (45.45%) Information Assurance
5 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) CEH
3 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) CISSP
5 2 (18.18%) CISA
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) CISM
6 1 (9.09%) GCIA
6 1 (9.09%) GCIH
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Sourcefire
2 2 (18.18%) Splunk
2 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee
3 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
3 1 (9.09%) Fortinet