The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 393 432 431
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -1
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 33 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.57% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 27
Median salary £50,000 £58,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.52% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
GIAC
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
5432 6492 7228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.11% 30.80% 33.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4406 5240 5531
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GIAC
Salary Trend in the South East

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

GIAC Salary Trend in the South East

GIAC
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in the South East

GIAC
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +16 23 £50,000 - 3
Surrey +27 5 £48,000 -16.52% 2
Berkshire +21 3 £56,500 +6.60% 2
Hampshire +9 1 £57,500 -0.86% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 1 £55,000 -12.00% 2
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South East region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 50 (75.76%) OSCP
2 48 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
3 46 (69.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 46 (69.70%) Nessus
3 46 (69.70%) Security Cleared
4 45 (68.18%) CEH
5 43 (65.15%) Qualys
6 41 (62.12%) Nmap
6 41 (62.12%) Windows
7 39 (59.09%) Python
8 37 (56.06%) C
8 37 (56.06%) C++
8 37 (56.06%) Java
8 37 (56.06%) Telecoms
8 37 (56.06%) OWASP
8 37 (56.06%) OpenVAS
9 35 (53.03%) Embedded Systems
10 34 (51.52%) Coverity
11 31 (46.97%) GPEN
12 28 (42.42%) DV Cleared
13 25 (37.88%) Linux
13 25 (37.88%) Bash Shell
14 23 (34.85%) Cybersecurity
14 23 (34.85%) CREST Certified
15 22 (33.33%) Perl
16 18 (27.27%) Finance
17 14 (21.21%) SIEM
17 14 (21.21%) SANS
18 13 (19.70%) Degree
19 12 (18.18%) CISSP

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.52%) Apache
1 1 (1.52%) JBoss
1 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.55%) MS Office
1 3 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.03%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) Firewall
2 5 (7.58%) Network Security
3 3 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) DMZ
4 1 (1.52%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) LDAP
4 1 (1.52%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.52%) Wireless
4 1 (1.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Big Data
General
1 37 (56.06%) Telecoms
2 18 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (48.48%) Tester
2 28 (42.42%) Penetration Tester
3 17 (25.76%) Analyst
3 17 (25.76%) Security Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Product Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Graduate
6 5 (7.58%) Graduate Tester
6 5 (7.58%) Security Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Security Tester
8 3 (4.55%) IT Security Specialist
8 3 (4.55%) Security Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Security Specialist
9 2 (3.03%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Network Support
9 2 (3.03%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Operations Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (53.03%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.58%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (6.06%) Physics
5 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.52%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.52%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 41 (62.12%) Windows
2 25 (37.88%) Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Unix
4 1 (1.52%) Kali Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
2 46 (69.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 37 (56.06%) OWASP
4 23 (34.85%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (21.21%) SIEM
6 12 (18.18%) Security Operations
7 11 (16.67%) Information Security
8 10 (15.15%) Ethical Hacking
9 8 (12.12%) Security Architecture
10 5 (7.58%) Reverse Engineering
10 5 (7.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 4 (6.06%) Information Assurance
11 4 (6.06%) Malware Analysis
11 4 (6.06%) Open Source
12 3 (4.55%) Identity Access Management
12 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
12 3 (4.55%) Security Testing
12 3 (4.55%) Threat Management
12 3 (4.55%) Use Case
12 3 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) Python
2 37 (56.06%) C
2 37 (56.06%) C++
2 37 (56.06%) Java
3 25 (37.88%) Bash Shell
4 22 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (75.76%) OSCP
2 46 (69.70%) Security Cleared
3 45 (68.18%) CEH
4 31 (46.97%) GPEN
5 28 (42.42%) DV Cleared
6 23 (34.85%) CREST Certified
7 14 (21.21%) SANS
8 13 (19.70%) Degree
9 12 (18.18%) CISSP
10 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
11 8 (12.12%) CCNA
11 8 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (10.61%) GCIH
13 5 (7.58%) GCIA
14 4 (6.06%) CHECK Team Leader
14 4 (6.06%) CHECK Team Member
14 4 (6.06%) CISA
14 4 (6.06%) Tigerscheme
15 3 (4.55%) CISM
15 3 (4.55%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.55%) COBIT
2 3 (4.55%) SLA
3 2 (3.03%) SSAE 16
4 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Snort
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 46 (69.70%) Nessus
2 41 (62.12%) Nmap
3 37 (56.06%) OpenVAS
4 3 (4.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (4.55%) Nexpose
4 3 (4.55%) RSA Archer
5 2 (3.03%) logstash
5 2 (3.03%) WMI
6 1 (1.52%) QRadar
6 1 (1.52%) RSA enVision
6 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (65.15%) Qualys
2 34 (51.52%) Coverity
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.06%) Splunk
4 2 (3.03%) ArcSight
4 2 (3.03%) Intel Security
4 2 (3.03%) Palo Alto
4 2 (3.03%) Sophos
5 1 (1.52%) Bomgar
5 1 (1.52%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) Kaseya
5 1 (1.52%) Rapid7
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) Remedy
5 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.52%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.52%) TippingPoint
5 1 (1.52%) VMware
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