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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 162 157 162
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 19 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.57% 0.89% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.43% 3.58% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 5
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -
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
783 865 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.33% 24.71% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 595 740 530
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Leeds

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) CISSP
1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 28 (84.85%) PCI DSS
3 25 (75.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (69.70%) Risk Management
5 18 (54.55%) CISA
5 18 (54.55%) CEH
6 17 (51.52%) CISM
7 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (42.42%) High Availability
8 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
9 10 (30.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (24.24%) ISSAP
10 8 (24.24%) SANS
10 8 (24.24%) SABSA
11 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
12 5 (15.15%) Information Security Management
12 5 (15.15%) Security Management
13 4 (12.12%) Firewall
13 4 (12.12%) ISMS
13 4 (12.12%) Process Improvement
14 3 (9.09%) GISP
14 3 (9.09%) Retail
14 3 (9.09%) Information Management
15 2 (6.06%) Ethical Hacking
15 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
15 2 (6.06%) Security Testing
15 2 (6.06%) Security Operations
16 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (12.12%) Firewall
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Analyst
1 18 (54.55%) Security Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Information Security Specialist
2 10 (30.30%) Information Specialist
2 10 (30.30%) Security Specialist
3 9 (27.27%) Information Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Security Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Architect
5 6 (18.18%) Information Architect
5 6 (18.18%) Information Security Architect
5 6 (18.18%) Security Architect
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Architect
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Information Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Information Architect
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Security Architect
6 4 (12.12%) CISSP Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 23 (69.70%) Risk Management
3 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
3 14 (42.42%) High Availability
4 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (24.24%) SABSA
6 5 (15.15%) Information Security Management
6 5 (15.15%) Security Management
7 4 (12.12%) ISMS
7 4 (12.12%) Process Improvement
8 3 (9.09%) Information Management
9 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
9 2 (6.06%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (6.06%) Security Operations
9 2 (6.06%) Security Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) CISSP
2 18 (54.55%) CEH
2 18 (54.55%) CISA
3 17 (51.52%) CISM
4 8 (24.24%) ISSAP
4 8 (24.24%) SANS
5 3 (9.09%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (84.85%) PCI DSS
2 25 (75.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (30.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
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