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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 192 191 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.13% 0.026% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £77,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+93.75% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
GIAC
North West

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
828 957 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.15% 24.44% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 697 742 769
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Manchester

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 5 (71.43%) SANS
3 4 (57.14%) Prototyping
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) GCIH
4 2 (28.57%) PKI
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) SSCP
5 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Tigerscheme
5 1 (14.29%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (14.29%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
5 1 (14.29%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) IT Architect
1 4 (57.14%) IT Security Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 4 (57.14%) Prototyping
2 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) SANS
3 2 (28.57%) GCIH
4 1 (14.29%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
4 1 (14.29%) GPEN
4 1 (14.29%) OSCP
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) SSCP
4 1 (14.29%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS