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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 128 135 138
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 7 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.34% 0.63% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 2.28% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 8
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%

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
510 614 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.07% 27.41% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 410 462 485
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

GIAC
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +8 6 £65,000 +52.94%
Stevenage - 1 £42,500 -
GIAC
East of England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing GIAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 19 (100.00%) CISSP
2 15 (78.95%) Information Security
2 15 (78.95%) CEH
3 13 (68.42%) Ethical Hacking
4 11 (57.89%) CISM
5 9 (47.37%) ITIL
6 8 (42.11%) Information Security Management
6 8 (42.11%) Security Management
6 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
6 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (42.11%) COBIT
6 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
6 8 (42.11%) Information Assurance
6 8 (42.11%) Regulatory Compliance
7 6 (31.58%) Firewall
7 6 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (31.58%) GSEC
7 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
7 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (31.58%) Network Security
8 4 (21.05%) SIEM
8 4 (21.05%) SANS
9 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
10 2 (10.53%) Change Management
10 2 (10.53%) MCP
10 2 (10.53%) Cisco
10 2 (10.53%) IBM
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.53%) Intel
10 2 (10.53%) Juniper

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
1 6 (31.58%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Governance Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Security Manager
3 7 (36.84%) CISSP Manager
3 7 (36.84%) Security Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Information Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (26.32%) Network Analyst
5 5 (26.32%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Security Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Security Technical Architect
6 2 (10.53%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Information Officer
7 1 (5.26%) Information Security Officer
7 1 (5.26%) Security Officer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Information Security
2 13 (68.42%) Ethical Hacking
3 9 (47.37%) ITIL
4 8 (42.11%) Information Assurance
4 8 (42.11%) Information Security Management
4 8 (42.11%) Regulatory Compliance
4 8 (42.11%) Security Management
5 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
6 4 (21.05%) SIEM
7 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.53%) Analytics
8 2 (10.53%) Change Control
8 2 (10.53%) Change Management
8 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
8 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CISSP
2 15 (78.95%) CEH
3 11 (57.89%) CISM
4 6 (31.58%) GSEC
5 4 (21.05%) SANS
6 2 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (10.53%) CRISC
6 2 (10.53%) ISACA
6 2 (10.53%) MCP
6 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) COBIT
1 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) QRadar
1 2 (10.53%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) AlgoSec
1 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco
1 2 (10.53%) Computacenter
1 2 (10.53%) CyberArk
1 2 (10.53%) F5
1 2 (10.53%) Forcepoint
1 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
1 2 (10.53%) Intel
1 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
1 2 (10.53%) Juniper
1 2 (10.53%) Lancope
1 2 (10.53%) LogLogic
1 2 (10.53%) LogRhythm
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Sourcefire
1 2 (10.53%) Splunk
1 2 (10.53%) Symantec
1 2 (10.53%) Trend Micro