The table below looks at the statistics for GSEC in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSEC over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC)
Rank 638 650 648
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing GSEC 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.007% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.066% 0.028% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £78,750 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.50% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £42,000
GSEC
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
10635 10697 10958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.01% 25.74% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8878 8727 8759
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 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GSEC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSEC across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GSEC Jobs Demand Trend in London

GSEC
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GSEC across the London region.

GSEC Salary Trend in London

GSEC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSEC within the London region over the 3 months to 12 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
Uxbridge - 3 - -
GSEC
England

GSEC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing GSEC 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 GSEC.

1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
1 8 (61.54%) Management Information System
1 8 (61.54%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) UML
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Sybase
2 5 (38.46%) JMS
2 5 (38.46%) OOD
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) Derivative
2 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (38.46%) Credit Risk
2 5 (38.46%) BPMN
2 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) SANS
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) SIEM
3 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) CISA
3 4 (30.77%) VMware

GSEC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing GSEC 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 GSEC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Security Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Information Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Information Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
1 5 (38.46%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Management Information System
2 5 (38.46%) Credit Risk
2 5 (38.46%) Derivative
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) BPMN
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) OOD
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) UML
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) SIEM
3 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
4 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
4 3 (23.08%) Information Management
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
5 1 (7.69%) ITSM
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) CISA
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) GCIH
2 4 (30.77%) GISF
2 4 (30.77%) SANS
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) CRISC
3 1 (7.69%) GCED
3 1 (7.69%) ISACA
3 1 (7.69%) ISSAP
3 1 (7.69%) ISSEP
3 1 (7.69%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Sybase
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
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