The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank - 64 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 0.78% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £49,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
201 206 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 40.04% 32.09% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 180 163 182
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £69,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

GIAC
Salary Trend in Slough

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

GIAC Salary Trend in Slough

GIAC
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (100.00%) AppScan
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
1 3 (100.00%) CSSLP
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) AppScan
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM