The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
North West / Manchester
Rank 192 163 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 1 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.028% 0.37% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 1.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +9.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
769 897 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.25% 27.69% 25.91%
Number of salaries quoted 606 704 869
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

GIAC
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

GIAC Salary Trend in Manchester

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) OSCP
1 2 (66.67%) CREST Certified
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (33.33%) OSCE
2 1 (33.33%) SailPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) SABSA
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Tigerscheme
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) GPEN

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Management Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SABSA
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CREST Certified
1 2 (66.67%) OSCP
2 1 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) GPEN
2 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
2 1 (33.33%) OSCE
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Tigerscheme
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle