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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 148 136 125
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 2 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.076% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.88% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £75,000 £22,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+233.33% -57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1092 908 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.71% 35.40% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 567 631 611
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) CRISC
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) SCADA
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (50.00%) SCADA
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago