The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 559 604 605
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +1
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 63 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.055% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 57 17 20
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +34.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £21,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £114,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%
GIAC
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11260 11269 12775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.81% 24.89% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9084 9343 10775
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in London

GIAC
Salary Trend in London

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

GIAC Salary Trend in London

GIAC
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

GIAC Salary Histogram in London

GIAC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
City of London +15 11 £60,000 -45.45% 1
South Croydon - 1 £60,000 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 70 (70.71%) Information Security
2 67 (67.68%) CISSP
3 47 (47.47%) Firewall
4 33 (33.33%) Network Security
5 32 (32.32%) CEH
6 31 (31.31%) ITIL
6 31 (31.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 28 (28.28%) TCP/IP
8 25 (25.25%) Penetration Testing
8 25 (25.25%) GCIH
9 23 (23.23%) Incident Management
10 22 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
10 22 (22.22%) Cyber Security
10 22 (22.22%) Finance
11 20 (20.20%) Management Information System
11 20 (20.20%) Snort
11 20 (20.20%) SLA
11 20 (20.20%) Windows
11 20 (20.20%) Service Management
12 18 (18.18%) Information Assurance
13 16 (16.16%) Law
13 16 (16.16%) GCFA
13 16 (16.16%) Banking
13 16 (16.16%) Ethical Hacking
13 16 (16.16%) Degree
13 16 (16.16%) Linux
14 15 (15.15%) Risk Management
15 14 (14.14%) E-Commerce
15 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
15 14 (14.14%) CISM

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (1.01%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Office
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (12.12%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
1 1 (1.01%) PaaS
1 1 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (47.47%) Firewall
2 33 (33.33%) Network Security
3 28 (28.28%) TCP/IP
4 12 (12.12%) Intranet
4 12 (12.12%) Internet
5 10 (10.10%) Wireshark
6 6 (6.06%) VPN
7 5 (5.05%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (4.04%) DNS
9 2 (2.02%) SSL
10 1 (1.01%) LDAP
10 1 (1.01%) WAN
10 1 (1.01%) SMTP
10 1 (1.01%) DHCP
10 1 (1.01%) HTTP
10 1 (1.01%) SNMP
10 1 (1.01%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.01%) Wireless
10 1 (1.01%) IPsec
10 1 (1.01%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (22.22%) Finance
2 16 (16.16%) Law
2 16 (16.16%) Banking
3 9 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Legal
5 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.01%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.01%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (41.41%) Analyst
2 39 (39.39%) Security Analyst
3 23 (23.23%) Security Specialist
3 23 (23.23%) Information Security Specialist
3 23 (23.23%) Information Specialist
4 18 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
4 18 (18.18%) Information Analyst
5 14 (14.14%) Product Specialist
6 10 (10.10%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (10.10%) Senior Security Analyst
6 10 (10.10%) Product Analyst
7 8 (8.08%) Security Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) Security Architect
8 7 (7.07%) Architect
9 6 (6.06%) Information Architect
9 6 (6.06%) Team Leader
9 6 (6.06%) Information Security Architect
10 5 (5.05%) Security Consultant
10 5 (5.05%) Consultant
11 4 (4.04%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) .NET
2 2 (2.02%) XML
2 2 (2.02%) JSON
2 2 (2.02%) RESTful
3 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.02%) PKI
5 1 (1.01%) Derivative
5 1 (1.01%) SCADA
5 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.20%) Windows
2 16 (16.16%) Linux
3 13 (13.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (70.71%) Information Security
2 31 (31.31%) ITIL
3 25 (25.25%) Penetration Testing
4 23 (23.23%) Incident Management
5 22 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
5 22 (22.22%) Cyber Security
6 20 (20.20%) Service Management
7 18 (18.18%) Information Assurance
8 16 (16.16%) Ethical Hacking
9 15 (15.15%) Risk Management
10 14 (14.14%) E-Commerce
10 14 (14.14%) Change Control
11 13 (13.13%) ISMS
12 12 (12.12%) SIEM
13 11 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
14 10 (10.10%) Security Architecture
15 8 (8.08%) Security Management
16 7 (7.07%) Risk Assessment
16 7 (7.07%) Change Management
17 6 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.09%) Perl
2 6 (6.06%) Java
3 3 (3.03%) Python
4 2 (2.02%) SQL
5 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (67.68%) CISSP
2 32 (32.32%) CEH
3 25 (25.25%) GCIH
4 16 (16.16%) Degree
4 16 (16.16%) GCFA
5 14 (14.14%) CISM
6 13 (13.13%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (11.11%) MCSE
8 10 (10.10%) CISA
9 8 (8.08%) OSCP
9 8 (8.08%) Security Cleared
10 7 (7.07%) EnCE
10 7 (7.07%) GCIA
11 6 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
12 4 (4.04%) DV Cleared
12 4 (4.04%) GPEN
12 4 (4.04%) CCNP
12 4 (4.04%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (31.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (20.20%) SLA
3 6 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (5.05%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.01%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (20.20%) Snort
2 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.01%) Nmap
3 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.01%) XenApp
3 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Nessus
1 1 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.06%) ArcSight
2 6 (6.06%) LogLogic
3 5 (5.05%) Cyber-Ark
3 5 (5.05%) CheckPoint
3 5 (5.05%) Splunk
4 4 (4.04%) Symantec
4 4 (4.04%) Cisco
4 4 (4.04%) Q1 Labs
5 3 (3.03%) Sourcefire
6 2 (2.02%) LogRhythm
6 2 (2.02%) AlgoSec
6 2 (2.02%) Juniper
6 2 (2.02%) Sun
7 1 (1.01%) EMC
7 1 (1.01%) Citrix
7 1 (1.01%) NetApp
7 1 (1.01%) VMware
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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