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

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 389 437 451
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +14
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 43 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.11% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 17
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £67,250 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.00%
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
5821 6555 7631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.56% 31.63% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4722 5126 5870
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +12 30 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Berkshire -1 7 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Surrey +32 4 £57,250 +76.15%
Buckinghamshire +9 1 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Hampshire +2 1 £50,000 -4.76%
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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 South East region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 44 (70.97%) Penetration Testing
2 41 (66.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 40 (64.52%) Nessus
4 39 (62.90%) CEH
4 39 (62.90%) Security Cleared
5 37 (59.68%) Qualys
5 37 (59.68%) OSCP
6 36 (58.06%) Nmap
7 35 (56.45%) Windows
7 35 (56.45%) Telecoms
8 33 (53.23%) Embedded Systems
9 31 (50.00%) OWASP
9 31 (50.00%) C
9 31 (50.00%) C++
9 31 (50.00%) Java
9 31 (50.00%) Python
9 31 (50.00%) OpenVAS
10 29 (46.77%) DV Cleared
11 28 (45.16%) Coverity
12 23 (37.10%) Linux
12 23 (37.10%) CREST Certified
13 22 (35.48%) GPEN
14 21 (33.87%) Finance
15 19 (30.65%) Cybersecurity
16 18 (29.03%) Bash Shell
16 18 (29.03%) Degree
17 17 (27.42%) Information Security
17 17 (27.42%) Perl
18 14 (22.58%) CISSP
18 14 (22.58%) SIEM

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 (1.61%) Apache
1 1 (1.61%) JBoss
1 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) Network Security
2 7 (11.29%) Firewall
3 5 (8.06%) Internet
4 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.84%) tcpdump
5 3 (4.84%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.61%) DMZ
6 1 (1.61%) DNS
6 1 (1.61%) FTP
6 1 (1.61%) HTTP
6 1 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.61%) LDAP
6 1 (1.61%) SAN
6 1 (1.61%) SMTP
6 1 (1.61%) SSL
6 1 (1.61%) Wireless
General
1 35 (56.45%) Telecoms
2 21 (33.87%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Tester
2 21 (33.87%) Penetration Tester
3 18 (29.03%) Analyst
4 16 (25.81%) Security Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Product Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Security Tester
7 3 (4.84%) Graduate
7 3 (4.84%) Graduate Tester
7 3 (4.84%) Information Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) IT Security Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Security Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Security Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Security Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Network Support
8 2 (3.23%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (53.23%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (16.13%) Mathematics
3 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.06%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (8.06%) SCADA
5 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.45%) Physics
6 1 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 35 (56.45%) Windows
2 23 (37.10%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Unix
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (70.97%) Penetration Testing
2 41 (66.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 31 (50.00%) OWASP
4 19 (30.65%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (27.42%) Information Security
6 14 (22.58%) SIEM
7 10 (16.13%) Security Operations
8 9 (14.52%) Reverse Engineering
8 9 (14.52%) Security Architecture
9 7 (11.29%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (11.29%) Malware Analysis
10 6 (9.68%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (9.68%) ITIL
10 6 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (8.06%) Digital Forensics
11 5 (8.06%) Information Security Management
11 5 (8.06%) Security Management
11 5 (8.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 3 (4.84%) Information Assurance
12 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) C
1 31 (50.00%) C++
1 31 (50.00%) Java
1 31 (50.00%) Python
2 18 (29.03%) Bash Shell
3 17 (27.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (62.90%) CEH
1 39 (62.90%) Security Cleared
2 37 (59.68%) OSCP
3 29 (46.77%) DV Cleared
4 23 (37.10%) CREST Certified
5 22 (35.48%) GPEN
6 18 (29.03%) Degree
7 14 (22.58%) CISSP
8 9 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (12.90%) CCNA
9 8 (12.90%) GREM
9 8 (12.90%) SANS
10 5 (8.06%) GCIH
10 5 (8.06%) MCP
10 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
11 4 (6.45%) CISA
12 3 (4.84%) CCNP
12 3 (4.84%) CISM
12 3 (4.84%) GCFA
13 2 (3.23%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) PCI DSS
2 7 (11.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (9.68%) COBIT
4 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Snort
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (64.52%) Nessus
2 36 (58.06%) Nmap
3 31 (50.00%) OpenVAS
4 3 (4.84%) Nexpose
4 3 (4.84%) RSA Archer
5 1 (1.61%) QRadar
5 1 (1.61%) RSA enVision
5 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (59.68%) Qualys
2 28 (45.16%) Coverity
3 4 (6.45%) Splunk
4 3 (4.84%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.23%) Intel Security
5 2 (3.23%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.61%) Bomgar
6 1 (1.61%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.61%) FireEye
6 1 (1.61%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.61%) Kaseya
6 1 (1.61%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.61%) Rapid7
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.61%) Remedy
6 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.61%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.61%) TippingPoint
6 1 (1.61%) VMware
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