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

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 136 160 144
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 11 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.49% 0.044% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.60% 0.14% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
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
687 698 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.45% 30.65% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 525 523 611
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

GIAC
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £47,500 -
Stevenage -2 1 £60,000 -
GIAC
East of England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 15 (68.18%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (50.00%) GCIH
3 11 (50.00%) Network Security
3 11 (50.00%) CISSP
4 10 (45.45%) Lotus
4 10 (45.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (45.45%) MS Office
4 10 (45.45%) ITIL
4 10 (45.45%) MCP
4 10 (45.45%) IBM Notes
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) Service Management
4 10 (45.45%) CISM
4 10 (45.45%) Change Management
4 10 (45.45%) CEH
4 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
4 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 10 (45.45%) Problem Management
4 10 (45.45%) LogRhythm
4 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 10 (45.45%) LogLogic
4 10 (45.45%) SIEM
4 10 (45.45%) AlienVault
4 10 (45.45%) CESG Certified Professional
4 10 (45.45%) SANS
4 10 (45.45%) CRISC
5 6 (27.27%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Threat Management

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (45.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) SOC Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SOC Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (45.45%) Change Management
3 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 10 (45.45%) Problem Management
3 10 (45.45%) Service Management
3 10 (45.45%) SIEM
4 6 (27.27%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Security
5 1 (4.55%) Security Operations
5 1 (4.55%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) CISSP
1 11 (50.00%) GCIH
2 10 (45.45%) CEH
2 10 (45.45%) CESG Certified Professional
2 10 (45.45%) CISM
2 10 (45.45%) CRISC
2 10 (45.45%) MCP
2 10 (45.45%) SANS
2 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) AlienVault
1 10 (45.45%) LogLogic
1 10 (45.45%) LogRhythm
1 10 (45.45%) Lotus
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft