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 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 557 619 586
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -33
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 86 28 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.067% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.80% 0.26% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 79 26 48
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -
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
10684 10708 10729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.04% 25.71% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8925 8735 8585
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +75 17 £70,000 - 2
Westminster - 1 £32,500 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 163 (84.46%) CISSP
2 107 (55.44%) Information Security
3 102 (52.85%) Cybersecurity
4 87 (45.08%) SANS
5 83 (43.01%) Firewall
6 75 (38.86%) Ethical Hacking
7 71 (36.79%) CISM
8 67 (34.72%) GCIH
9 66 (34.20%) Degree
10 64 (33.16%) Finance
11 62 (32.12%) SIEM
12 59 (30.57%) CEH
13 55 (28.50%) Penetration Testing
13 55 (28.50%) Linux
14 53 (27.46%) Security Operations
15 45 (23.32%) TCP/IP
15 45 (23.32%) SSCP
16 43 (22.28%) Reverse Engineering
17 41 (21.24%) Cisco Certification
18 40 (20.73%) CCNA
19 39 (20.21%) C++
20 38 (19.69%) Java
20 38 (19.69%) C
20 38 (19.69%) Telecoms
21 37 (19.17%) MCSE
21 37 (19.17%) Microsoft Certification
21 37 (19.17%) Vulnerability Management
21 37 (19.17%) Big Data
22 36 (18.65%) Apache Pig
22 36 (18.65%) Mobile Development

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 36 (18.65%) Apache Pig
2 12 (6.22%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 83 (43.01%) Firewall
2 45 (23.32%) TCP/IP
3 22 (11.40%) Intrusion Detection
4 19 (9.84%) SSL
5 16 (8.29%) Network Security
6 12 (6.22%) Wireshark
7 8 (4.15%) Internet
8 3 (1.55%) VPN
9 2 (1.04%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.52%) Intranet
10 1 (0.52%) LAN
10 1 (0.52%) WAN
10 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.17%) Big Data
2 36 (18.65%) Apache Hive
2 36 (18.65%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.52%) MySQL
3 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Metasploit
General
1 64 (33.16%) Finance
2 38 (19.69%) Telecoms
3 25 (12.95%) Legal
4 7 (3.63%) Banking
5 5 (2.59%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.07%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.55%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.55%) Law
8 2 (1.04%) Japanese Language
8 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.04%) Retail
8 2 (1.04%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 83 (43.01%) Analyst
2 76 (39.38%) Security Analyst
3 28 (14.51%) Incident Manager
4 23 (11.92%) Security Manager
5 22 (11.40%) Software Engineer
6 21 (10.88%) Consultant
6 21 (10.88%) IT Manager
7 20 (10.36%) Senior Analyst
8 19 (9.84%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 18 (9.33%) Senior Security Analyst
10 17 (8.81%) Forensic Manager
10 17 (8.81%) Principal Engineer
10 17 (8.81%) Principal Software Engineer
11 16 (8.29%) Security Consultant
12 14 (7.25%) SOC Analyst
13 13 (6.74%) Incident Analyst
14 12 (6.22%) Architect
14 12 (6.22%) Developer
14 12 (6.22%) Security Architect
15 10 (5.18%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (18.13%) Java EE
2 32 (16.58%) STL
3 3 (1.55%) Web Services
4 2 (1.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.10%) Cybercrime
1 33 (17.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 22 (11.40%) Cyberthreat
3 19 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (8.81%) PKI
5 16 (8.29%) Cryptography
6 15 (7.77%) Management Information System
7 11 (5.70%) Client/Server
8 10 (5.18%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (2.07%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.07%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.55%) CESG
10 3 (1.55%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.04%) BYOD
12 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.52%) Fintech
12 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (28.50%) Linux
2 36 (18.65%) Android
2 36 (18.65%) Apple iOS
3 27 (13.99%) Windows
4 17 (8.81%) Unix
5 1 (0.52%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (55.44%) Information Security
2 102 (52.85%) Cybersecurity
3 75 (38.86%) Ethical Hacking
4 62 (32.12%) SIEM
5 55 (28.50%) Penetration Testing
6 53 (27.46%) Security Operations
7 43 (22.28%) Reverse Engineering
8 37 (19.17%) Vulnerability Management
9 36 (18.65%) Mobile Development
10 35 (18.13%) Multithreading
10 35 (18.13%) Software Engineering
11 33 (17.10%) Threat Analysis
12 29 (15.03%) Mentoring
13 23 (11.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 21 (10.88%) Coaching
15 19 (9.84%) Open Source
16 18 (9.33%) Analytics
17 17 (8.81%) Data Privacy
17 17 (8.81%) Kalman Filter
18 16 (8.29%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 39 (20.21%) C++
2 38 (19.69%) C
2 38 (19.69%) Java
3 35 (18.13%) C#
4 32 (16.58%) Objective-C
5 24 (12.44%) Python
6 23 (11.92%) PowerShell
7 18 (9.33%) SQL
8 15 (7.77%) Perl
9 10 (5.18%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.55%) PHP
10 3 (1.55%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.04%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 163 (84.46%) CISSP
2 87 (45.08%) SANS
3 71 (36.79%) CISM
4 67 (34.72%) GCIH
5 66 (34.20%) Degree
6 59 (30.57%) CEH
7 45 (23.32%) SSCP
8 41 (21.24%) Cisco Certification
9 40 (20.73%) CCNA
10 37 (19.17%) MCSE
10 37 (19.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 36 (18.65%) Linux+ Certification
12 32 (16.58%) CISA
13 27 (13.99%) Security Cleared
14 22 (11.40%) GCIA
15 21 (10.88%) Network+ Certification
16 19 (9.84%) GCFA
17 15 (7.77%) DV Cleared
17 15 (7.77%) EnCE
18 12 (6.22%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (1.55%) SLA
4 2 (1.04%) COBIT
5 1 (0.52%) ISO27002
System Software
1 16 (8.29%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.25%) Snort
3 11 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.52%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (5.70%) RSA enVision
2 9 (4.66%) EnCase
3 4 (2.07%) Nessus
4 3 (1.55%) QRadar
4 3 (1.55%) WMI
5 1 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.52%) Nmap
Vendors
1 22 (11.40%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.36%) ArcSight
3 17 (8.81%) Splunk
4 11 (5.70%) Remedy
4 11 (5.70%) VMware
5 10 (5.18%) LogLogic
5 10 (5.18%) NetWitness
5 10 (5.18%) Qualys
6 6 (3.11%) Palo Alto
7 4 (2.07%) Intel Security
7 4 (2.07%) Oracle
7 4 (2.07%) Sourcefire
8 3 (1.55%) AlienVault
8 3 (1.55%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.04%) Cisco
9 2 (1.04%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (0.52%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.52%) Trustwave
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