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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.15% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £31,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -4.76%
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
195 185 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 30.14% 29.37% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 160 143 146
Average salary £60,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Threat Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Threat Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) CISM
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) DMZ
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (40.00%) CEH
4 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DMZ
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Threat Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Database Security
4 1 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CEH
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago