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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 133 135 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 12 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.56% 0.40% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.09% 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 0
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -
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
573 601 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.63% 30.05% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 457 476 481
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 February 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 5 February 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
Watford +15 9 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £42,500 -
GIAC
East of England

GIAC
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 11 (91.67%) GCIH
1 11 (91.67%) Network Security
1 11 (91.67%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
4 1 (8.33%) CRISC
4 1 (8.33%) AlienVault
4 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (8.33%) SANS
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) LogLogic
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) CEH
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) CISM
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) MS Office
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) Lotus
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SOC Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) GCIH
2 1 (8.33%) CEH
2 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CRISC
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) SANS
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) AlienVault
1 1 (8.33%) LogLogic
1 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
1 1 (8.33%) Lotus
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft