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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 577 549 598
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +49
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 31 66 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.15% 0.066%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.61% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30 57 18
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £52,500 £56,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +10.52%
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
10624 10788 11980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.71% 25.24% 26.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8696 8600 10084
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Uxbridge -1 4 £60,000 -11.11% 1
City of London -15 1 £75,000 +33.92% 1
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 59 (62.11%) Information Security
2 54 (56.84%) CISSP
3 34 (35.79%) Vulnerability Management
4 33 (34.74%) Firewall
5 30 (31.58%) Incident Management
6 28 (29.47%) Windows
6 28 (29.47%) Linux
7 27 (28.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 25 (26.32%) CEH
8 25 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
8 25 (26.32%) TCP/IP
9 24 (25.26%) Network Security
10 22 (23.16%) ITIL
10 22 (23.16%) GCIH
11 21 (22.11%) Management Information System
11 21 (22.11%) SLA
12 20 (21.05%) UNIX
13 18 (18.95%) Snort
13 18 (18.95%) GCIA
14 17 (17.89%) Degree
14 17 (17.89%) Cyber Security
14 17 (17.89%) Information Assurance
14 17 (17.89%) Security Architecture
15 16 (16.84%) Risk Management
16 15 (15.79%) Service Management
17 14 (14.74%) CISM
17 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce
17 14 (14.74%) SIEM
18 13 (13.68%) ITIL Certification
18 13 (13.68%) CheckPoint

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (4.21%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) SaaS
1 1 (1.05%) PaaS
1 1 (1.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (34.74%) Firewall
2 25 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 24 (25.26%) Network Security
4 13 (13.68%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (7.37%) Internet
6 6 (6.32%) Intranet
7 5 (5.26%) VPN
8 2 (2.11%) WAN
9 1 (1.05%) SMTP
9 1 (1.05%) FTP
9 1 (1.05%) HTTP
9 1 (1.05%) DNS
9 1 (1.05%) SSL
9 1 (1.05%) MPLS
9 1 (1.05%) OSPF
9 1 (1.05%) BGP
9 1 (1.05%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.05%) IPsec
9 1 (1.05%) LDAP
9 1 (1.05%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (13.68%) Finance
2 11 (11.58%) Legal
2 11 (11.58%) Banking
3 10 (10.53%) Law
4 9 (9.47%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.21%) Marketing
7 3 (3.16%) Advertising
8 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (41.05%) Analyst
2 32 (33.68%) Security Analyst
3 19 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 19 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 19 (20.00%) Information Specialist
4 13 (13.68%) Security Consultant
4 13 (13.68%) Consultant
5 11 (11.58%) Information Analyst
5 11 (11.58%) Information Security Analyst
6 10 (10.53%) Senior Security Analyst
6 10 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (9.47%) Security Architect
7 9 (9.47%) Product Specialist
7 9 (9.47%) Architect
8 8 (8.42%) Operations Analyst
8 8 (8.42%) Security Operations Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) Product Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) Technical Security Consultant
9 6 (6.32%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (6.32%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) XML
1 2 (2.11%) JSON
1 2 (2.11%) RESTful
2 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.11%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.21%) PKI
4 2 (2.11%) SCADA
4 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.47%) Windows
1 28 (29.47%) Linux
2 20 (21.05%) UNIX
3 1 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (62.11%) Information Security
2 34 (35.79%) Vulnerability Management
3 30 (31.58%) Incident Management
4 25 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
5 22 (23.16%) ITIL
6 17 (17.89%) Information Assurance
6 17 (17.89%) Security Architecture
6 17 (17.89%) Cyber Security
7 16 (16.84%) Risk Management
8 15 (15.79%) Service Management
9 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce
9 14 (14.74%) SIEM
10 11 (11.58%) Computer Forensics
11 10 (10.53%) Ethical Hacking
11 10 (10.53%) ISMS
12 9 (9.47%) Security Management
13 8 (8.42%) Change Control
14 7 (7.37%) Change Management
14 7 (7.37%) Security Testing
15 6 (6.32%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.21%) C
2 2 (2.11%) Java
2 2 (2.11%) Perl
2 2 (2.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (56.84%) CISSP
2 25 (26.32%) CEH
3 22 (23.16%) GCIH
4 18 (18.95%) GCIA
5 17 (17.89%) Degree
6 14 (14.74%) CISM
7 13 (13.68%) GCFA
7 13 (13.68%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (9.47%) CISA
9 8 (8.42%) OSCP
9 8 (8.42%) Security Cleared
10 7 (7.37%) SC Cleared
10 7 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (6.32%) MCSE
11 6 (6.32%) CRISC
12 4 (4.21%) GPEN
12 4 (4.21%) CCNP
12 4 (4.21%) CNA
12 4 (4.21%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (28.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (22.11%) SLA
3 12 (12.63%) PCI DSS
4 8 (8.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.05%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (18.95%) Snort
2 6 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) XenApp
3 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (13.68%) CheckPoint
2 12 (12.63%) Cisco
3 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.42%) Juniper
5 7 (7.37%) Cyber-Ark
6 6 (6.32%) VMware
7 3 (3.16%) LogRhythm
7 3 (3.16%) Splunk
8 2 (2.11%) Sun
8 2 (2.11%) AlgoSec
9 1 (1.05%) HP
9 1 (1.05%) EMC
9 1 (1.05%) Citrix
9 1 (1.05%) NetApp
9 1 (1.05%) IBM
9 1 (1.05%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.05%) LogLogic
9 1 (1.05%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.05%) Qualys
9 1 (1.05%) Remedy
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive, benefits and much more
Posted: 6 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £55,000 to £62,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago