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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 131 146 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.055% 0.089% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £67,500 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
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
605 815 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.41% 36.09% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 439 565 671
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £23,579 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 28 June 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 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) CEH
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) GCIH
3 3 (50.00%) Splunk
3 3 (50.00%) CISM
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
4 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) GCFA
4 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 2 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
4 2 (33.33%) GREM
4 2 (33.33%) CREST Certified
4 2 (33.33%) ECIH
5 1 (16.67%) SANS
5 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (16.67%) Network Packet Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Kaseya
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking

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 (16.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
1 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (16.67%) DMZ
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) FTP
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Network Packet Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) CEH
3 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) GCIH
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (33.33%) CREST Certified
4 2 (33.33%) ECIH
4 2 (33.33%) GCFA
4 2 (33.33%) GREM
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) OSCP
5 1 (16.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nmap
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (16.67%) Bomgar
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) Kaseya
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto