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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 168 178 153
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.14% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 0.46% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.73%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £51,698 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +3.39%
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
827 864 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.97% 22.85% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 639 735 501
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 34 (100.00%) CISSP
1 34 (100.00%) Information Security
2 32 (94.12%) CEH
3 29 (85.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (82.35%) PCI DSS
5 15 (44.12%) CISM
6 14 (41.18%) Management Information System
6 14 (41.18%) Security Testing
7 12 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
9 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
9 9 (26.47%) SIEM
10 8 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (20.59%) Firewall
12 5 (14.71%) SLA
13 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (11.76%) ITIL
14 3 (8.82%) B2C
15 2 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
15 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Analyst
1 34 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 20 (58.82%) Information Analyst
2 20 (58.82%) Information Security Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (41.18%) Security Testing
3 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
4 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
4 9 (26.47%) SIEM
5 8 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
7 3 (8.82%) B2C
8 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) CISSP
2 32 (94.12%) CEH
3 15 (44.12%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (85.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (82.35%) PCI DSS
3 12 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (14.71%) SLA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £68000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago