The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank - - 155
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +33.33%
GIAC
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
795 577 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.70% 28.72% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 656 450 653
Average salary £50,000 £42,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.34% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

GIAC
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

GIAC Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

GIAC
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) EnCE
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Security
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) ACF2

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Security
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) EnCE
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM