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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 547 582 600
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +18
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 81 47 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.100% 0.066%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.40% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77 44 19
Average salary £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £71,750 £107,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+23.15% -13.63%
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
11221 11653 11099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.10% 24.74% 25.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9329 9279 9073
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 +39 19 £70,000 +16.66% 4
Docklands, London - 1 £70,000 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 94 (72.87%) CISSP
2 77 (59.69%) Information Security
3 64 (49.61%) Cyber Security
4 57 (44.19%) CISM
5 42 (32.56%) Finance
6 35 (27.13%) CISA
7 34 (26.36%) Firewall
8 33 (25.58%) TCP/IP
8 33 (25.58%) Degree
9 31 (24.03%) SIEM
9 31 (24.03%) GCIH
10 30 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
11 29 (22.48%) Windows
12 25 (19.38%) Linux
13 24 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 23 (17.83%) Ethical Hacking
15 20 (15.50%) GCFA
16 19 (14.73%) Banking
16 19 (14.73%) CRISC
16 19 (14.73%) Network Security
16 19 (14.73%) Security Cleared
17 18 (13.95%) EnCE
18 17 (13.18%) Reverse Engineering
18 17 (13.18%) Cisco Certification
19 16 (12.40%) UNIX
19 16 (12.40%) Vulnerability Management
20 15 (11.63%) Security Architecture
20 15 (11.63%) PCI DSS
20 15 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
20 15 (11.63%) MCSE

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 11 (8.53%) Apache Pig
2 5 (3.88%) IIS
3 1 (0.78%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 34 (26.36%) Firewall
2 33 (25.58%) TCP/IP
3 19 (14.73%) Network Security
4 15 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (5.43%) SSL
6 6 (4.65%) Wireshark
7 4 (3.10%) HTTP
8 3 (2.33%) Internet
8 3 (2.33%) DNS
9 2 (1.55%) SAN
9 2 (1.55%) VPN
9 2 (1.55%) WAN
10 1 (0.78%) SMTP
10 1 (0.78%) DHCP
10 1 (0.78%) FTP
10 1 (0.78%) LAN
10 1 (0.78%) DMZ
10 1 (0.78%) Wireless
10 1 (0.78%) IPsec
10 1 (0.78%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.53%) Hadoop
1 11 (8.53%) Apache Hive
1 11 (8.53%) Big Data
2 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) JIRA
General
1 42 (32.56%) Finance
2 19 (14.73%) Banking
3 12 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.75%) Legal
5 5 (3.88%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.10%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.33%) Law
7 3 (2.33%) Retail
8 2 (1.55%) Advertising
9 1 (0.78%) Games
9 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.78%) Marketing
9 1 (0.78%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.78%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 39 (30.23%) Analyst
2 34 (26.36%) Security Analyst
3 23 (17.83%) Consultant
4 20 (15.50%) Security Consultant
5 14 (10.85%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 13 (10.08%) Security Manager
7 10 (7.75%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Information Manager
8 8 (6.20%) Information Security Manager
8 8 (6.20%) Architect
8 8 (6.20%) Security Architect
9 6 (4.65%) Information Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) Information Security Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) Information Security Officer
9 6 (4.65%) Security Officer
10 5 (3.88%) Security Engineer
10 5 (3.88%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.88%) Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.53%) STL
2 10 (7.75%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.08%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.75%) Mathematics
4 9 (6.98%) Cybercrime
5 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.88%) Cryptography
6 5 (3.88%) PKI
6 5 (3.88%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.78%) Social Network
8 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.78%) BYOD
8 1 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.48%) Windows
2 25 (19.38%) Linux
3 16 (12.40%) UNIX
4 12 (9.30%) Android
4 12 (9.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.78%) GCOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (59.69%) Information Security
2 64 (49.61%) Cyber Security
3 31 (24.03%) SIEM
4 30 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
5 23 (17.83%) Ethical Hacking
6 17 (13.18%) Reverse Engineering
7 16 (12.40%) Vulnerability Management
8 15 (11.63%) Security Architecture
8 15 (11.63%) Risk Management
9 14 (10.85%) Incident Management
9 14 (10.85%) Malware Analysis
10 13 (10.08%) Mentoring
10 13 (10.08%) ITIL
11 11 (8.53%) Project Management
11 11 (8.53%) Identity Management
11 11 (8.53%) Software Engineering
11 11 (8.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 11 (8.53%) Digital Forensics
11 11 (8.53%) Coaching
11 11 (8.53%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.85%) C
2 12 (9.30%) C++
2 12 (9.30%) Java
3 11 (8.53%) Perl
3 11 (8.53%) C#
3 11 (8.53%) Python
3 11 (8.53%) Objective-C
4 10 (7.75%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.43%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.88%) SQL
7 3 (2.33%) Ruby
8 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 94 (72.87%) CISSP
2 57 (44.19%) CISM
3 35 (27.13%) CISA
4 33 (25.58%) Degree
5 31 (24.03%) GCIH
6 20 (15.50%) GCFA
7 19 (14.73%) Security Cleared
7 19 (14.73%) CRISC
8 18 (13.95%) EnCE
9 17 (13.18%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (11.63%) MCSE
10 15 (11.63%) CCNA
10 15 (11.63%) SSCP
11 12 (9.30%) CEH
12 11 (8.53%) DV Cleared
12 11 (8.53%) Linux+ Certification
12 11 (8.53%) GCIA
13 8 (6.20%) GREM
14 7 (5.43%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (11.63%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.55%) COBIT
5 1 (0.78%) GCP
5 1 (0.78%) SLA
5 1 (0.78%) BS7799
System Software
1 14 (10.85%) Snort
2 11 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.78%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.78%) Nessus
2 1 (0.78%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (8.53%) VMware
2 9 (6.98%) Splunk
3 8 (6.20%) ArcSight
4 7 (5.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.43%) Qualys
5 6 (4.65%) Cyber-Ark
5 6 (4.65%) Cisco
6 5 (3.88%) LogLogic
7 3 (2.33%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.33%) IBM
8 2 (1.55%) Oracle
8 2 (1.55%) SAP
8 2 (1.55%) HP
8 2 (1.55%) Juniper
8 2 (1.55%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.55%) Sourcefire
8 2 (1.55%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.55%) Trustwave
9 1 (0.78%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.78%) FireEye
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