The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 432 364 425
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +61
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 17 72 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.071% 0.32% 0.073%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.98% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 64 17
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £68,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,698 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.39% +11.11%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7832 7350 8064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.61% 32.71% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6151 5841 7051
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GIAC
England

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -33 16 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +5 1 £57,500 +27.77% 1
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 21 (84.00%) SIEM
2 20 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 19 (76.00%) Wireshark
3 19 (76.00%) tcpdump
4 16 (64.00%) Sourcefire
4 16 (64.00%) Snort
5 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 14 (56.00%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
7 13 (52.00%) Windows
7 13 (52.00%) Linux
7 13 (52.00%) LDAP
7 13 (52.00%) Information Security
8 12 (48.00%) LAN
8 12 (48.00%) WAN
8 12 (48.00%) SMTP
8 12 (48.00%) FTP
8 12 (48.00%) HTTP
9 11 (44.00%) DNS
9 11 (44.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 11 (44.00%) Security Testing
9 11 (44.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (40.00%) DV Cleared
10 10 (40.00%) Solaris
11 9 (36.00%) CEH
11 9 (36.00%) Management Information System
11 9 (36.00%) Computer Forensics
11 9 (36.00%) LogRhythm
12 8 (32.00%) Analytics
12 8 (32.00%) Change Control

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) Wireshark
1 19 (76.00%) tcpdump
2 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (52.00%) LDAP
4 12 (48.00%) LAN
4 12 (48.00%) WAN
4 12 (48.00%) SMTP
4 12 (48.00%) FTP
4 12 (48.00%) HTTP
5 11 (44.00%) DNS
5 11 (44.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (32.00%) Internet
7 4 (16.00%) Network Security
8 1 (4.00%) TACACS
8 1 (4.00%) Firewall
8 1 (4.00%) IPsec
8 1 (4.00%) SSL
8 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
8 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
General
1 5 (20.00%) Law
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Analyst
2 15 (60.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Security Operations Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) CESG
2 5 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.00%) Physics
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Solaris
3 5 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) SIEM
2 14 (56.00%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (52.00%) Information Security
4 11 (44.00%) Security Testing
4 11 (44.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 9 (36.00%) Computer Forensics
6 8 (32.00%) Analytics
6 8 (32.00%) Change Control
6 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (12.00%) Cyber Security
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) Information Security Management
9 1 (4.00%) Security Management
9 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
9 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
9 1 (4.00%) ISMS
9 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (36.00%) CEH
5 8 (32.00%) CISSP
6 5 (20.00%) CISA
7 4 (16.00%) GCIH
7 4 (16.00%) Degree
8 2 (8.00%) GPEN
8 2 (8.00%) CISM
8 2 (8.00%) GCIA
9 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (4.00%) SSCP
9 1 (4.00%) CCNP
9 1 (4.00%) CCNA
9 1 (4.00%) ISEB
9 1 (4.00%) OSCP
9 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Snort
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Sourcefire
2 9 (36.00%) LogRhythm
3 4 (16.00%) Splunk
3 4 (16.00%) ArcSight
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Tripwire
5 1 (4.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Sun
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) NetIQ
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) McAfee
5 1 (4.00%) Q1 Labs
Newbury, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum plus car and bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday