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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 592 595 599
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 34 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.076% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 16
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,850 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £51,698 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +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
11134 11722 11404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.82% 25.57% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9101 9512 9364
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 0 3 £57,500 +6.28% 2
Hammersmith - 1 £72,500 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 40 (59.70%) CISSP
2 36 (53.73%) Information Security
3 23 (34.33%) GCIH
3 23 (34.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (31.34%) Windows
4 21 (31.34%) Incident Management
5 20 (29.85%) Linux
5 20 (29.85%) Security Architecture
6 19 (28.36%) Vulnerability Management
6 19 (28.36%) CISM
6 19 (28.36%) GCIA
7 17 (25.37%) Snort
7 17 (25.37%) PCI DSS
7 17 (25.37%) Finance
7 17 (25.37%) SIEM
8 16 (23.88%) Firewall
8 16 (23.88%) Information Assurance
8 16 (23.88%) Degree
9 15 (22.39%) TCP/IP
10 14 (20.90%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (20.90%) Cyber Security
11 13 (19.40%) Management Information System
12 12 (17.91%) Risk Management
12 12 (17.91%) Cisco
12 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
13 11 (16.42%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (16.42%) UNIX
13 11 (16.42%) Security Management
14 10 (14.93%) CheckPoint
14 10 (14.93%) Performance Management

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (5.97%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) Firewall
2 15 (22.39%) TCP/IP
3 14 (20.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (10.45%) VPN
5 5 (7.46%) Network Security
6 4 (5.97%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.99%) Internet
7 2 (2.99%) DNS
7 2 (2.99%) LAN
7 2 (2.99%) WAN
8 1 (1.49%) SMTP
8 1 (1.49%) DHCP
8 1 (1.49%) FTP
8 1 (1.49%) HTTP
8 1 (1.49%) DMZ
8 1 (1.49%) LDAP
8 1 (1.49%) Wireless
8 1 (1.49%) Wireless Security
8 1 (1.49%) tcpdump
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Legal
3 8 (11.94%) Banking
4 5 (7.46%) Advertising
5 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.97%) Marketing
6 3 (4.48%) Law
6 3 (4.48%) Retail
6 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.49%) Games
7 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (44.78%) Analyst
2 22 (32.84%) Security Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) Consultant
3 14 (20.90%) Security Consultant
4 10 (14.93%) Operations Analyst
4 10 (14.93%) Security Operations Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Technical Security Consultant
5 8 (11.94%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (10.45%) Architect
6 7 (10.45%) Security Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Security Specialist
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Security Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Information Specialist
8 4 (5.97%) Information Security Specialist
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Incident Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Information Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.97%) PKI
3 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.99%) SCADA
4 2 (2.99%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.99%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.49%) Social Network
5 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) Windows
2 20 (29.85%) Linux
3 11 (16.42%) UNIX
4 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (53.73%) Information Security
2 21 (31.34%) Incident Management
3 20 (29.85%) Security Architecture
4 19 (28.36%) Vulnerability Management
5 17 (25.37%) SIEM
6 16 (23.88%) Information Assurance
7 14 (20.90%) Cyber Security
8 12 (17.91%) Risk Management
9 11 (16.42%) Security Management
9 11 (16.42%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (14.93%) Performance Management
10 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
10 10 (14.93%) People Management
11 8 (11.94%) Business Continuity
12 7 (10.45%) Information Security Management
13 6 (8.96%) Computer Forensics
13 6 (8.96%) Data Privacy
14 5 (7.46%) Change Management
14 5 (7.46%) ISMS
14 5 (7.46%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (59.70%) CISSP
2 23 (34.33%) GCIH
3 19 (28.36%) CISM
3 19 (28.36%) GCIA
4 16 (23.88%) Degree
5 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
6 9 (13.43%) CEH
7 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
7 8 (11.94%) GCFA
8 6 (8.96%) CRISC
9 4 (5.97%) GPEN
9 4 (5.97%) CISA
9 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (4.48%) CCNA
10 3 (4.48%) EnCE
10 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.99%) OSCP
11 2 (2.99%) ISACA
11 2 (2.99%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (34.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (25.37%) PCI DSS
3 7 (10.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (8.96%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (25.37%) Snort
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Cisco
2 10 (14.93%) CheckPoint
3 9 (13.43%) Juniper
4 5 (7.46%) VMware
5 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.97%) ArcSight
5 4 (5.97%) LogLogic
6 3 (4.48%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (4.48%) LogRhythm
6 3 (4.48%) Splunk
7 2 (2.99%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.99%) Q1 Labs
7 2 (2.99%) Symantec
8 1 (1.49%) Remedy
8 1 (1.49%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.49%) HP
8 1 (1.49%) IBM
8 1 (1.49%) Qualys
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000k-60,000k
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, benefits + more
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
East London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive, bonus + more
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bens & more
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive, bonus + more
Posted: 25 days ago