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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 51 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.82% 0.34% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.48% 1.28% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Median salary £60,000 £48,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.35% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +5.50%
GIAC
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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
161 156 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 33.06% 26.31% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 152 113 174
Median salary £60,000 £51,250 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% +3.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Slough region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 7 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) Security Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) SIEM
2 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 6 (85.71%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (85.71%) Security Operations
3 4 (57.14%) Nessus
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) COBIT
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
4 3 (42.86%) Security Management
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) RSA Archer
4 3 (42.86%) Nexpose
5 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 1 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) tcpdump
3 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) IT Security Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (85.71%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Security Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) Security Operations
2 6 (85.71%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CFCE
2 1 (14.29%) GCFA
2 1 (14.29%) GCIA
2 1 (14.29%) GCIH
2 1 (14.29%) GREM
2 1 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Nessus
2 3 (42.86%) Nexpose
2 3 (42.86%) RSA Archer
3 1 (14.29%) QRadar
3 1 (14.29%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
1 1 (14.29%) FireEye
1 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
1 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
1 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
1 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
1 1 (14.29%) Qualys
1 1 (14.29%) Rapid7
1 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
1 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
1 1 (14.29%) Splunk
1 1 (14.29%) TippingPoint