The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 256 239 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.047% 0.11% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +20.00%
GIAC
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1465 1651 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.04% 26.50% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1237 1555
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

GIAC
Salary Trend in the North West

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

GIAC Salary Trend in the North West

GIAC
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -17 2 £55,000 -4.34%
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 North West region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
1 6 (75.00%) SANS
2 5 (62.50%) CISM
3 4 (50.00%) Retail
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) OSCP
5 2 (25.00%) CREST Certified
6 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (12.50%) OSCE
6 1 (12.50%) SailPoint
6 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
6 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (12.50%) SABSA
6 1 (12.50%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
6 1 (12.50%) Presales
6 1 (12.50%) Tigerscheme
6 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (12.50%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) IT Architect
1 4 (50.00%) IT Security Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) SABSA
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
1 6 (75.00%) SANS
2 5 (62.50%) CISM
3 2 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (25.00%) OSCP
4 1 (12.50%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) GPEN
4 1 (12.50%) ISSAP
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) OSCE
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Tigerscheme
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cyber-Ark
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec
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QVC
Salary: Competitive
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QVC
Salary: Highly Competitive
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