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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 424 446 470
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +24
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 19 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.099% 0.098% 0.067%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 15
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £48,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,849
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.39%
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
6010 6685 7882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.20% 31.32% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 4989 6249
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Berkshire +16 7 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Surrey +9 5 £70,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £57,500 -
Hampshire +5 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £60,000 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 26 (53.06%) Penetration Testing
2 24 (48.98%) CEH
3 23 (46.94%) Windows
3 23 (46.94%) CREST Certified
4 22 (44.90%) Telecoms
5 21 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 21 (42.86%) DV Cleared
5 21 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 21 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
6 20 (40.82%) Nessus
6 20 (40.82%) Linux
6 20 (40.82%) CISSP
7 19 (38.78%) Nmap
7 19 (38.78%) Qualys
7 19 (38.78%) OSCP
8 18 (36.73%) OWASP
8 18 (36.73%) Information Security
9 17 (34.69%) C
9 17 (34.69%) C++
9 17 (34.69%) Java
9 17 (34.69%) Python
9 17 (34.69%) OpenVAS
10 16 (32.65%) Coverity
11 15 (30.61%) Finance
12 13 (26.53%) SIEM
12 13 (26.53%) Degree
13 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (22.45%) Cybersecurity
14 10 (20.41%) Security Operations
14 10 (20.41%) GCIH

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 (2.04%) Apache
1 1 (2.04%) IIS
1 1 (2.04%) JBoss
1 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Network Security
2 8 (16.33%) Firewall
3 7 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (8.16%) Internet
4 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.12%) DMZ
5 3 (6.12%) DNS
5 3 (6.12%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.08%) DHCP
6 2 (4.08%) LAN
6 2 (4.08%) tcpdump
6 2 (4.08%) VPN
6 2 (4.08%) WAN
6 2 (4.08%) Wireless
6 2 (4.08%) Wireless Security
7 1 (2.04%) FTP
7 1 (2.04%) HTTP
7 1 (2.04%) LDAP
7 1 (2.04%) SMTP
7 1 (2.04%) SSL
General
1 22 (44.90%) Telecoms
2 15 (30.61%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) Tester
3 14 (28.57%) Security Analyst
4 12 (24.49%) Security Tester
5 7 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Information Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Penetration Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Security Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Security Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) CISSP Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Information Security Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.20%) Cyber Attack
3 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.20%) SCADA
4 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.04%) Physics
6 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.94%) Windows
2 20 (40.82%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 18 (36.73%) Information Security
3 18 (36.73%) OWASP
4 13 (26.53%) SIEM
5 11 (22.45%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (20.41%) Security Operations
7 9 (18.37%) Ethical Hacking
7 9 (18.37%) Security Architecture
8 7 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
9 5 (10.20%) Digital Forensics
9 5 (10.20%) Malware Analysis
10 4 (8.16%) CRM
10 4 (8.16%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (8.16%) ITIL
10 4 (8.16%) Threat Detection
11 3 (6.12%) Information Security Management
11 3 (6.12%) Security Management
12 2 (4.08%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) C
1 17 (34.69%) C++
1 17 (34.69%) Java
1 17 (34.69%) Python
2 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (48.98%) CEH
2 23 (46.94%) CREST Certified
3 21 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 21 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 20 (40.82%) CISSP
5 19 (38.78%) OSCP
6 13 (26.53%) Degree
7 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (20.41%) GCIH
9 7 (14.29%) GREM
10 6 (12.24%) SANS
11 5 (10.20%) CCNA
11 5 (10.20%) MCP
12 4 (8.16%) CCNP
12 4 (8.16%) CISM
12 4 (8.16%) MCSE
12 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (6.12%) CISA
13 3 (6.12%) GPEN
14 2 (4.08%) ECIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (10.20%) COBIT
4 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Snort
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (40.82%) Nessus
2 19 (38.78%) Nmap
3 17 (34.69%) OpenVAS
4 1 (2.04%) Nexpose
4 1 (2.04%) RSA Archer
4 1 (2.04%) RSA enVision
4 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Qualys
2 16 (32.65%) Coverity
3 7 (14.29%) ArcSight
4 6 (12.24%) Intel Security
5 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.16%) Sourcefire
7 3 (6.12%) Cisco
7 3 (6.12%) Splunk
8 1 (2.04%) Bomgar
8 1 (2.04%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (2.04%) Kaseya
8 1 (2.04%) LogLogic
8 1 (2.04%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.04%) NetWitness
8 1 (2.04%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.04%) Remedy
8 1 (2.04%) VMware
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