The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 102 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.21% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
GIAC
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
430 402 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.97% 34.96% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 323 292 271
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

GIAC
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

GIAC Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing GIAC 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 GIAC.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) GPEN
2 2 (66.67%) Converged Networks
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) GCIA
3 1 (33.33%) GCIH
3 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SSCP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Service Continuity Management

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing GIAC 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 GIAC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) Converged Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Operations Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Service Continuity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) GPEN
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) GCIA
3 1 (33.33%) GCIH
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) SSCP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) VMware