The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank - - 156
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +34.37%
Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
795 631 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.04% 29.92% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 673 491 667
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
GIAC
East of England

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 26 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) EnCE
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Security
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (80.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) ACF2
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Six Sigma
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) EnCE
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM