The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 151 175 172
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -3
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 8 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.30% 2.08% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 5
Median salary £45,000 £58,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.40% +30.55%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +18.94%
GIAC
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
614 770 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.97% 22.70% 25.50%
Number of salaries quoted 523 564 779
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

GIAC
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

GIAC Salary Trend in Leeds

GIAC
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Leeds

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
2 20 (95.24%) Information Security
3 19 (90.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (66.67%) CEH
4 14 (66.67%) CISM
5 13 (61.90%) PCI DSS
6 12 (57.14%) Firewall
7 9 (42.86%) CISA
8 7 (33.33%) Degree
8 7 (33.33%) ITIL
9 6 (28.57%) SSCP
9 6 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
9 6 (28.57%) CSSLP
9 6 (28.57%) CISMP
9 6 (28.57%) SANS
9 6 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (23.81%) IT Governance
10 5 (23.81%) SABSA
10 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
10 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
11 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (14.29%) High Availability
12 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
13 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 2 (9.52%) Cisco
13 2 (9.52%) Games

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
1 13 (61.90%) Security Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) IT Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) IT Security Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) CISSP Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Architect
4 5 (23.81%) Information Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) IT Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Security Architect
4 5 (23.81%) Security Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) CISSP Architect
6 2 (9.52%) SABSA Security Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Information Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Principal Security Architect
7 1 (4.76%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Information Security
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
3 5 (23.81%) IT Governance
3 5 (23.81%) SABSA
3 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (14.29%) High Availability
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (9.52%) E-Discovery
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
7 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
2 14 (66.67%) CEH
2 14 (66.67%) CISM
3 9 (42.86%) CISA
4 7 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (28.57%) CISMP
5 6 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (28.57%) CSSLP
5 6 (28.57%) SANS
5 6 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
5 6 (28.57%) SSCP
6 1 (4.76%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (90.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (61.90%) PCI DSS
3 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) F5
1 2 (9.52%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle