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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 421 446 465
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +19
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 24 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.087% 0.078%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.28% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 14
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +22.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £60,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £53,750 £51,698
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +3.97%
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
5856 6524 7734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.66% 31.36% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4691 4907 6185
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 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 28 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
Oxfordshire +3 11 £55,000 -4.34%
Berkshire +12 8 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Hampshire +20 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Surrey - 2 £71,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +23 1 £60,000 +4.34%
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 31 (58.49%) Penetration Testing
2 29 (54.72%) CEH
3 27 (50.94%) Windows
4 26 (49.06%) Telecoms
4 26 (49.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 26 (49.06%) Nessus
5 25 (47.17%) Embedded Systems
6 24 (45.28%) OSCP
6 24 (45.28%) CREST Certified
6 24 (45.28%) Nmap
6 24 (45.28%) Qualys
6 24 (45.28%) Security Cleared
7 23 (43.40%) DV Cleared
8 22 (41.51%) OWASP
8 22 (41.51%) Linux
9 21 (39.62%) C
9 21 (39.62%) C++
9 21 (39.62%) Java
9 21 (39.62%) Python
9 21 (39.62%) OpenVAS
10 20 (37.74%) CISSP
10 20 (37.74%) Coverity
11 19 (35.85%) Information Security
12 17 (32.08%) Finance
13 15 (28.30%) Degree
14 14 (26.42%) SIEM
15 12 (22.64%) Cybersecurity
16 11 (20.75%) Security Operations
16 11 (20.75%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (18.87%) Network Security

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 (1.89%) Apache
1 1 (1.89%) IIS
1 1 (1.89%) JBoss
1 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) Network Security
2 8 (15.09%) Firewall
3 7 (13.21%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (7.55%) Internet
4 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.66%) DMZ
5 3 (5.66%) DNS
6 2 (3.77%) DHCP
6 2 (3.77%) LAN
6 2 (3.77%) tcpdump
6 2 (3.77%) VPN
6 2 (3.77%) WAN
6 2 (3.77%) Wireless
6 2 (3.77%) Wireless Security
6 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.89%) FTP
7 1 (1.89%) HTTP
7 1 (1.89%) LDAP
7 1 (1.89%) SMTP
7 1 (1.89%) SSL
General
1 26 (49.06%) Telecoms
2 17 (32.08%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Analyst
2 17 (32.08%) Tester
3 15 (28.30%) Security Analyst
4 12 (22.64%) Security Tester
5 6 (11.32%) Security Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) SOC Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Penetration Tester
7 4 (7.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Information Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Product Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Security Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) IT Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) IT Security Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) IT Security Specialist
9 2 (3.77%) Security Specialist
10 1 (1.89%) CISSP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (47.17%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.32%) Mathematics
4 5 (9.43%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (9.43%) SCADA
5 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.55%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (3.77%) Physics
8 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Penetration Testing
2 26 (49.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 22 (41.51%) OWASP
4 19 (35.85%) Information Security
5 14 (26.42%) SIEM
6 12 (22.64%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (20.75%) Security Operations
8 10 (18.87%) Ethical Hacking
9 9 (16.98%) Security Architecture
10 7 (13.21%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (13.21%) Reverse Engineering
11 5 (9.43%) Digital Forensics
11 5 (9.43%) Identity Access Management
11 5 (9.43%) Malware Analysis
12 4 (7.55%) CRM
12 4 (7.55%) ITIL
12 4 (7.55%) Threat Detection
13 3 (5.66%) Information Security Management
13 3 (5.66%) Security Management
14 2 (3.77%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) C
1 21 (39.62%) C++
1 21 (39.62%) Java
1 21 (39.62%) Python
2 8 (15.09%) Bash Shell
3 7 (13.21%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (54.72%) CEH
2 24 (45.28%) CREST Certified
2 24 (45.28%) OSCP
2 24 (45.28%) Security Cleared
3 23 (43.40%) DV Cleared
4 20 (37.74%) CISSP
5 15 (28.30%) Degree
6 11 (20.75%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (16.98%) GCIH
8 7 (13.21%) GREM
9 6 (11.32%) CCNA
9 6 (11.32%) GPEN
9 6 (11.32%) SANS
10 5 (9.43%) MCP
11 4 (7.55%) CCNP
11 4 (7.55%) CISM
12 3 (5.66%) CISA
12 3 (5.66%) MCSE
12 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (3.77%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) PCI DSS
2 7 (13.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (9.43%) COBIT
4 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Snort
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (49.06%) Nessus
2 24 (45.28%) Nmap
3 21 (39.62%) OpenVAS
4 2 (3.77%) Nexpose
4 2 (3.77%) RSA Archer
5 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Qualys
2 20 (37.74%) Coverity
3 6 (11.32%) ArcSight
3 6 (11.32%) Intel Security
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.55%) Sourcefire
5 3 (5.66%) Splunk
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco
7 1 (1.89%) Bomgar
7 1 (1.89%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.89%) Kaseya
7 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) Remedy
7 1 (1.89%) VMware
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