The first table below looks at the demand for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 83 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.46% 0.22% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.17% 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +37.50%
Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
342 290 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.91% 31.83% 34.13%
Number of salaries quoted 303 282 287
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
GIAC
Hampshire

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

GIAC
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIAC across the Southampton region.

GIAC Salary Trend in Southampton

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 18 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 18 (100.00%) SIEM
1 18 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 16 (88.89%) Sourcefire
3 14 (77.78%) Snort
4 13 (72.22%) Ethical Hacking
4 13 (72.22%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (72.22%) Information Security
4 13 (72.22%) Security Testing
5 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
5 12 (66.67%) DV Cleared
5 12 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
7 10 (55.56%) Windows
7 10 (55.56%) Linux
7 10 (55.56%) LDAP
7 10 (55.56%) LAN
7 10 (55.56%) WAN
7 10 (55.56%) SMTP
7 10 (55.56%) FTP
7 10 (55.56%) HTTP
7 10 (55.56%) Internet
7 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
7 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
7 10 (55.56%) Computer Forensics
7 10 (55.56%) Change Control
8 9 (50.00%) CEH
8 9 (50.00%) Solaris
8 9 (50.00%) DNS

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 18 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 12 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
4 10 (55.56%) LDAP
4 10 (55.56%) LAN
4 10 (55.56%) WAN
4 10 (55.56%) SMTP
4 10 (55.56%) FTP
4 10 (55.56%) HTTP
4 10 (55.56%) Internet
5 9 (50.00%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 6 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Analyst
2 15 (83.33%) Security Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Security Operations Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Forensic Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) CESG
2 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Physics
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) SIEM
2 13 (72.22%) Ethical Hacking
2 13 (72.22%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (72.22%) Information Security
2 13 (72.22%) Security Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
3 10 (55.56%) Computer Forensics
3 10 (55.56%) Change Control
4 6 (33.33%) Analytics
5 5 (27.78%) Cyber Security
5 5 (27.78%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) CEH
4 5 (27.78%) GCIH
5 3 (16.67%) GCIA
6 1 (5.56%) Degree
6 1 (5.56%) CISA
6 1 (5.56%) CISSP
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Snort
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Sourcefire
2 6 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk
3 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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