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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 493 572 598
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +26
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 117 85 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.31% 0.77% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 103 80 59
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £58,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.48% +28.88%
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
8916 11102 11425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.49% 25.27% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7482 9181 9114
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in London

GIAC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +51 15 £61,000 -6.15% 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £60,000 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing GIAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 186 (79.15%) CISSP
2 176 (74.89%) Information Security
3 104 (44.26%) CISM
4 89 (37.87%) Linux
5 86 (36.60%) Finance
6 81 (34.47%) Firewall
7 76 (32.34%) CEH
8 71 (30.21%) Cybersecurity
9 70 (29.79%) SANS
10 68 (28.94%) Security Operations
11 65 (27.66%) Windows
12 64 (27.23%) SIEM
13 56 (23.83%) Intrusion Detection
13 56 (23.83%) Penetration Testing
13 56 (23.83%) Vulnerability Management
14 55 (23.40%) CISA
15 51 (21.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 45 (19.15%) Ethical Hacking
17 43 (18.30%) Intel Security
18 42 (17.87%) Management Information System
18 42 (17.87%) Degree
19 41 (17.45%) GCIH
20 40 (17.02%) CREST Certified
21 39 (16.60%) Banking
22 38 (16.17%) Incident Management
22 38 (16.17%) Malware Analysis
23 35 (14.89%) Splunk
24 34 (14.47%) GPEN
25 33 (14.04%) Nessus
25 33 (14.04%) Vulnerability Assessment

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 11 (4.68%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (34.47%) Firewall
2 56 (23.83%) Intrusion Detection
3 32 (13.62%) Network Security
4 30 (12.77%) SSL
5 24 (10.21%) Wireless
6 22 (9.36%) TCP/IP
7 14 (5.96%) LAN
7 14 (5.96%) WAN
8 11 (4.68%) DNS
9 10 (4.26%) DMZ
10 5 (2.13%) Internet
10 5 (2.13%) SMTP
10 5 (2.13%) VPN
11 3 (1.28%) Wireless Security
11 3 (1.28%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.85%) HTTP
12 2 (0.85%) LDAP
13 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.43%) Intranet
13 1 (0.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.85%) Big Data
2 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (6.38%) Burp Suite
2 5 (2.13%) Metasploit
3 4 (1.70%) AppScan
4 1 (0.43%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.43%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 86 (36.60%) Finance
2 39 (16.60%) Banking
3 17 (7.23%) Retail
4 16 (6.81%) Legal
5 4 (1.70%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.28%) Games
6 3 (1.28%) Law
6 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (42.55%) Analyst
2 83 (35.32%) Security Analyst
3 36 (15.32%) Security Engineer
4 27 (11.49%) Penetration Tester
4 27 (11.49%) Tester
5 26 (11.06%) Information Analyst
5 26 (11.06%) Information Security Analyst
6 21 (8.94%) IT Analyst
6 21 (8.94%) IT Security Analyst
7 18 (7.66%) Senior Analyst
8 17 (7.23%) Security Manager
8 17 (7.23%) Vulnerability Analyst
9 16 (6.81%) Banking Analyst
9 16 (6.81%) Senior Security Analyst
10 15 (6.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 13 (5.53%) Ethical Hacker
12 12 (5.11%) Information Security Engineer
13 11 (4.68%) Cybersecurity Engineer
13 11 (4.68%) Security Specialist
13 11 (4.68%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.85%) REST
2 1 (0.43%) .NET
2 1 (0.43%) LAMP
2 1 (0.43%) Node.js
2 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.87%) Management Information System
2 25 (10.64%) Cyberthreat
3 24 (10.21%) Cryptography
3 24 (10.21%) Security Operations Centre
4 22 (9.36%) PKI
5 20 (8.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 17 (7.23%) Mobile App
7 16 (6.81%) Computer Science
8 9 (3.83%) Cyber Attack
9 8 (3.40%) Client/Server
9 8 (3.40%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (2.13%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.70%) Smart Meter
13 2 (0.85%) Blog
13 2 (0.85%) Cybercrime
13 2 (0.85%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.85%) iPad
13 2 (0.85%) SCADA
13 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 89 (37.87%) Linux
2 65 (27.66%) Windows
3 12 (5.11%) Unix
4 1 (0.43%) Android
4 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.43%) Kali Linux
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (74.89%) Information Security
2 71 (30.21%) Cybersecurity
3 68 (28.94%) Security Operations
4 64 (27.23%) SIEM
5 56 (23.83%) Penetration Testing
5 56 (23.83%) Vulnerability Management
6 51 (21.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 45 (19.15%) Ethical Hacking
8 38 (16.17%) Incident Management
8 38 (16.17%) Malware Analysis
9 33 (14.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 30 (12.77%) Kalman Filter
11 29 (12.34%) Risk Management
12 27 (11.49%) Open Source
13 25 (10.64%) Social Engineering
14 24 (10.21%) Analytics
14 24 (10.21%) Asset Management
15 18 (7.66%) Data Protection
16 17 (7.23%) OWASP
16 17 (7.23%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.34%) SQL
2 24 (10.21%) Python
3 13 (5.53%) Perl
4 12 (5.11%) PowerShell
5 7 (2.98%) Ruby
6 5 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.70%) Java
8 3 (1.28%) C
8 3 (1.28%) C#
8 3 (1.28%) C++
9 1 (0.43%) Korn
9 1 (0.43%) PHP
9 1 (0.43%) Scala
9 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 186 (79.15%) CISSP
2 104 (44.26%) CISM
3 76 (32.34%) CEH
4 70 (29.79%) SANS
5 55 (23.40%) CISA
6 42 (17.87%) Degree
7 41 (17.45%) GCIH
8 40 (17.02%) CREST Certified
9 34 (14.47%) GPEN
10 32 (13.62%) OSCP
11 26 (11.06%) GCIA
12 24 (10.21%) CCNA
12 24 (10.21%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (6.81%) GSEC
14 15 (6.38%) EC-Council LPT
14 15 (6.38%) GWAPT
14 15 (6.38%) Security Cleared
15 14 (5.96%) ISACA
16 10 (4.26%) GCFA
16 10 (4.26%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.34%) PCI DSS
2 23 (9.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (1.28%) SLA
6 1 (0.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (9.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.40%) Snort
3 1 (0.43%) NFS
3 1 (0.43%) Samba
3 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (14.04%) Nessus
2 32 (13.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 26 (11.06%) McAfee ePO
4 16 (6.81%) OpenVAS
5 11 (4.68%) SCCM
6 7 (2.98%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 7 (2.98%) Nexpose
7 4 (1.70%) HP Fortify
8 3 (1.28%) EnCase
8 3 (1.28%) WebInspect
9 2 (0.85%) Ansible
9 2 (0.85%) Puppet
9 2 (0.85%) QRadar
9 2 (0.85%) RSA enVision
10 1 (0.43%) Nagios
10 1 (0.43%) Nmap
10 1 (0.43%) WMI
Vendors
1 43 (18.30%) Intel Security
2 35 (14.89%) Splunk
3 31 (13.19%) Microsoft
4 29 (12.34%) Cyber-Ark
5 21 (8.94%) Qualys
6 19 (8.09%) Bomgar
7 16 (6.81%) Acunetix
8 15 (6.38%) ArcSight
9 12 (5.11%) Aveksa
10 11 (4.68%) Palo Alto
11 10 (4.26%) Kaseya
11 10 (4.26%) LogRhythm
12 9 (3.83%) Remedy
13 8 (3.40%) Forcepoint
13 8 (3.40%) Sourcefire
14 7 (2.98%) Dell
14 7 (2.98%) Imperva
15 6 (2.55%) Cisco
15 6 (2.55%) Sun
16 5 (2.13%) FireEye
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