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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 182 187 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.056% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Median salary £77,500 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.15% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +6.48%
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
885 853 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.47% 23.78% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 746 699 722
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £68,750
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 26 July 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Manchester

GIAC
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 (100.00%) CISM
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (66.67%) Retail
3 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) SANS
3 4 (66.67%) Prototyping
4 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
4 2 (33.33%) GCIH
4 2 (33.33%) PKI
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) SSCP
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS

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 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) IT Architect
1 4 (66.67%) IT Security Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISM
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
3 4 (66.67%) SANS
4 2 (33.33%) GCIH
5 1 (16.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS