The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 110 138 138
Rank change year-on-year
+28 0
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.59% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Median salary £61,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.81% -
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £55,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +9.45%

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
495 849 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.36% 39.29% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 295 623 554
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £37,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GIAC
Salary Trend in Reading

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

GIAC Salary Trend in Reading

GIAC
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Reading

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) GCIA
1 3 (75.00%) GCIH
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) GREM
2 2 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) C

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) GCIA
1 3 (75.00%) GCIH
1 3 (75.00%) GREM
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) EnCE
3 1 (25.00%) GCFA
3 1 (25.00%) GCFE
3 1 (25.00%) OSCP
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) EnCase
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) Nmap
1 1 (25.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Coverity
2 1 (25.00%) Qualys