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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 185 216 219
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +3
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.20% 0.045% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.13% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Median salary £52,500 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £32,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%
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
1147 1531 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.36% 34.40% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 936 1341 1420
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,043 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

GIAC Salary Histogram in Surrey

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 7 (77.78%) SANS
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) CREST Certified
3 5 (55.56%) OSCP
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) CISSP
4 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
5 3 (33.33%) GPEN
5 3 (33.33%) Tigerscheme
5 3 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader
5 3 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
5 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Information Security
6 2 (22.22%) CEH
6 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (22.22%) COBIT
6 2 (22.22%) SCADA
6 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (22.22%) Legal
6 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
6 2 (22.22%) GCIA
6 2 (22.22%) GSEC

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) ICT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) ICT Operations Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) SCADA
2 2 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Reverse Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
3 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Forensics
4 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SIEM
4 2 (22.22%) Threat Management
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SANS
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) CREST Certified
3 5 (55.56%) OSCP
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) CISSP
5 3 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader
5 3 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) GPEN
5 3 (33.33%) Tigerscheme
6 2 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) CEH
6 2 (22.22%) CISA
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) CISM
6 2 (22.22%) CRISC
6 2 (22.22%) GREM
6 2 (22.22%) MCP
6 2 (22.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) COBIT
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft