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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 435 435 434
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 29 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.11% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.33% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 9
Average salary £51,250 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £55,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -
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
6055 6646 6323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.28% 32.45% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4925 5140 4927
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 14 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire +12 6 £51,250 -6.81% 2
Berkshire 0 6 £42,500 -22.72% 4
Buckinghamshire -11 2 £60,000 -
Surrey 0 1 - - 5
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 53 (68.83%) CISSP
2 45 (58.44%) CEH
3 37 (48.05%) Information Security
4 29 (37.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 28 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
6 25 (32.47%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (31.17%) Finance
8 22 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 21 (27.27%) CCNP
10 20 (25.97%) Firewall
10 20 (25.97%) Telecoms
11 19 (24.68%) CISM
11 19 (24.68%) Network Security
11 19 (24.68%) DV Cleared
11 19 (24.68%) Security Cleared
11 19 (24.68%) OWASP
11 19 (24.68%) OSCP
12 18 (23.38%) OpenVAS
12 18 (23.38%) CREST Certified
12 18 (23.38%) Qualys
12 18 (23.38%) Degree
12 18 (23.38%) Nmap
12 18 (23.38%) Nessus
12 18 (23.38%) C
12 18 (23.38%) C++
12 18 (23.38%) Java
12 18 (23.38%) Windows
12 18 (23.38%) Python
13 17 (22.08%) VPN
13 17 (22.08%) DMZ

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.30%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (37.66%) Intrusion Detection
2 20 (25.97%) Firewall
3 19 (24.68%) Network Security
4 17 (22.08%) DMZ
4 17 (22.08%) VPN
5 16 (20.78%) WAN
6 14 (18.18%) LAN
7 11 (14.29%) DHCP
7 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 11 (14.29%) Wireless
7 11 (14.29%) Wireless Security
8 10 (12.99%) DNS
9 6 (7.79%) Wireshark
10 5 (6.49%) Internet
11 3 (3.90%) SMTP
12 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.30%) FTP
12 1 (1.30%) HTTP
12 1 (1.30%) SAN
12 1 (1.30%) SSL
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 20 (25.97%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.90%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Analyst
2 17 (22.08%) Security Engineer
2 17 (22.08%) Tester
3 16 (20.78%) Security Analyst
4 11 (14.29%) Consultant
4 11 (14.29%) Security Penetration Tester
4 11 (14.29%) Security Tester
4 11 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Security Manager
5 10 (12.99%) SOC Analyst
6 9 (11.69%) Information Manager
6 9 (11.69%) Information Security Manager
6 9 (11.69%) IT Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) IT Security Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Architect
7 8 (10.39%) Security Architect
8 7 (9.09%) Information Risk Manager
8 7 (9.09%) Information Security Risk Manager
8 7 (9.09%) Risk Manager
9 6 (7.79%) Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Embedded Systems
2 16 (20.78%) Management Information System
3 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.90%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (2.60%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.30%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.38%) Windows
2 12 (15.58%) Linux
3 3 (3.90%) Unix
4 1 (1.30%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.05%) Information Security
2 28 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 22 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 19 (24.68%) OWASP
5 17 (22.08%) Ethical Hacking
5 17 (22.08%) Network Monitoring
5 17 (22.08%) SIEM
6 16 (20.78%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (19.48%) Security Operations
8 11 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
9 10 (12.99%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (12.99%) Technical Analysis
10 9 (11.69%) Database Security
11 8 (10.39%) Coaching
11 8 (10.39%) Incident Management
11 8 (10.39%) Threat Analysis
12 6 (7.79%) Computer Security
13 5 (6.49%) Information Assurance
13 5 (6.49%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (6.49%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) C
1 18 (23.38%) C++
1 18 (23.38%) Java
1 18 (23.38%) Python
2 7 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 7 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (68.83%) CISSP
2 45 (58.44%) CEH
3 25 (32.47%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (27.27%) CCNP
5 19 (24.68%) CISM
5 19 (24.68%) DV Cleared
5 19 (24.68%) OSCP
5 19 (24.68%) Security Cleared
6 18 (23.38%) CREST Certified
6 18 (23.38%) Degree
7 13 (16.88%) GCIH
8 12 (15.58%) SANS
9 6 (7.79%) GPEN
9 6 (7.79%) MCSE
9 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (6.49%) GCIA
11 4 (5.19%) SSCP
12 2 (2.60%) CCNA
12 2 (2.60%) CISA
12 2 (2.60%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) COBIT
2 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.30%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Snort
Systems Management
1 18 (23.38%) Nessus
1 18 (23.38%) Nmap
1 18 (23.38%) OpenVAS
2 1 (1.30%) EnCase
2 1 (1.30%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Qualys
2 17 (22.08%) Coverity
3 6 (7.79%) ArcSight
4 5 (6.49%) Cisco
4 5 (6.49%) McAfee
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.49%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.30%) Huawei
5 1 (1.30%) LogLogic
5 1 (1.30%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.30%) NetWitness
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000- 80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Egham
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
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