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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 588 635 581
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -54
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 48 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.088% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.34% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 21
Average salary £57,500 £59,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.36% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £51,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £81,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £51,698 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.97% +3.39%
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
11325 12953 11175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.87% 25.79% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9258 10527 9100
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +44 12 £50,000 -15.96% 2
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 51 (68.00%) CISSP
2 39 (52.00%) Information Security
3 35 (46.67%) CISM
4 29 (38.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (38.67%) Cyber Security
5 25 (33.33%) Finance
6 24 (32.00%) Windows
7 22 (29.33%) GCIH
7 22 (29.33%) PCI DSS
8 21 (28.00%) Security Architecture
8 21 (28.00%) CISA
9 20 (26.67%) Malware Analysis
10 19 (25.33%) Degree
11 17 (22.67%) GCIA
12 16 (21.33%) Snort
12 16 (21.33%) Intrusion Detection
13 15 (20.00%) Linux
13 15 (20.00%) SIEM
14 14 (18.67%) Vulnerability Management
14 14 (18.67%) Network Security
14 14 (18.67%) Information Assurance
14 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
14 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP
14 14 (18.67%) Incident Management
15 13 (17.33%) Firewall
16 12 (16.00%) Banking
16 12 (16.00%) People Management
16 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
16 12 (16.00%) Performance Management
17 11 (14.67%) CRISC

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1 (1.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 14 (18.67%) Network Security
2 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP
3 13 (17.33%) Firewall
4 4 (5.33%) VPN
4 4 (5.33%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.67%) Internet
5 2 (2.67%) WAN
5 2 (2.67%) SSL
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.33%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.33%) Wireless Security
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.33%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.33%) Wireless
6 1 (1.33%) IPsec
6 1 (1.33%) DMZ
6 1 (1.33%) DNS
6 1 (1.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) MySQL
1 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (16.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Retail
4 3 (4.00%) Law
4 3 (4.00%) Legal
4 3 (4.00%) Advertising
5 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.33%) Games
6 1 (1.33%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.33%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (32.00%) Analyst
2 19 (25.33%) Security Analyst
3 17 (22.67%) Consultant
4 16 (21.33%) Security Consultant
5 10 (13.33%) Security Operations Analyst
5 10 (13.33%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 10 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) Architect
6 8 (10.67%) Security Architect
7 7 (9.33%) Security Manager
8 5 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
8 5 (6.67%) Information Manager
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Security Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (5.33%) Security Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Cyber Security Architect
10 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Social Network
5 1 (1.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.00%) Windows
2 15 (20.00%) Linux
3 8 (10.67%) UNIX
4 1 (1.33%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.00%) Information Security
2 29 (38.67%) Cyber Security
3 21 (28.00%) Security Architecture
4 20 (26.67%) Malware Analysis
5 15 (20.00%) SIEM
6 14 (18.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 14 (18.67%) Information Assurance
6 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
6 14 (18.67%) Incident Management
7 12 (16.00%) People Management
7 12 (16.00%) Performance Management
8 10 (13.33%) Security Management
8 10 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (12.00%) Identity Management
10 8 (10.67%) Protective Monitoring
11 6 (8.00%) Business Continuity
11 6 (8.00%) Risk Management
12 5 (6.67%) Data Protection
12 5 (6.67%) OWASP
12 5 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.00%) C
2 1 (1.33%) C++
2 1 (1.33%) Java
2 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (68.00%) CISSP
2 35 (46.67%) CISM
3 22 (29.33%) GCIH
4 21 (28.00%) CISA
5 19 (25.33%) Degree
6 17 (22.67%) GCIA
7 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
8 11 (14.67%) CRISC
9 6 (8.00%) CEH
10 5 (6.67%) EnCE
10 5 (6.67%) GPEN
10 5 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (5.33%) CCNA
11 4 (5.33%) OSCP
11 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
12 3 (4.00%) GCFA
13 2 (2.67%) SSCP
13 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (2.67%) GSEC
13 2 (2.67%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (38.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (29.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (4.00%) SLA
5 1 (1.33%) COBIT
5 1 (1.33%) GCP
5 1 (1.33%) BS7799
System Software
1 16 (21.33%) Snort
2 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Nmap
1 1 (1.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) Cisco
1 7 (9.33%) Juniper
1 7 (9.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (6.67%) Cyber-Ark
3 4 (5.33%) Splunk
3 4 (5.33%) ArcSight
3 4 (5.33%) LogLogic
3 4 (5.33%) LogRhythm
4 3 (4.00%) VMware
5 2 (2.67%) Symantec
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle
5 2 (2.67%) SAP
5 2 (2.67%) IBM
5 2 (2.67%) Fortinet
5 2 (2.67%) Trustwave
5 2 (2.67%) Q1 Labs
6 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) Remedy
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000k-£70,000k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60 - 80k plus competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 16 days ago
South West London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits and much more
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago