The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +33.33%
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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
129 144 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.54% 23.04% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 109 109 170
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -