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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 128 138 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.32% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Median salary £53,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
GIAC
Berkshire

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
589 762 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.19% 34.39% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 427 576 624
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) Bomgar
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) GREM
2 1 (33.33%) OpenVAS
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) GCIA
2 1 (33.33%) GCIH
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Nmap
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) assyst
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) GCIA
2 1 (33.33%) GCIH
2 1 (33.33%) GREM
2 1 (33.33%) OSCP
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
1 1 (33.33%) Nmap
1 1 (33.33%) OpenVAS
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
1 1 (33.33%) Bomgar
1 1 (33.33%) Coverity
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
1 1 (33.33%) Kaseya
1 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
1 1 (33.33%) Qualys
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk
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