The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 201 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.11% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
GIAC
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1589 1539 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.42% 32.60% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1283 1689
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

GIAC
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

GIAC Salary Trend in Surrey

GIAC
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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
Dorking - 2 £48,750 -
Guildford - 1 £47,500 -
Reigate - 1 £42,500 -
GIAC
South East

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) CEH
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) DMZ
4 2 (40.00%) McAfee
4 2 (40.00%) SSCP
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) CISM
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Security Management
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DMZ
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) SCADA
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SSCP
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee
2 2 (40.00%) Qualys
2 2 (40.00%) Tufin
2 2 (40.00%) AlgoSec