The first table below looks at the demand for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 205 166 -
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.021% 0.26% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.087% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £54,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +37.50%
Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1149 929 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.62% 26.32% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 921 670 716
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
GIAC
Yorkshire

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

GIAC
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GIAC Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

GIAC
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Leeds -38 1 £54,000 -
GIAC
Yorkshire

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) CISA
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Websense
3 2 (50.00%) SSCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) GCIA
3 2 (50.00%) GCIH
3 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (50.00%) CEH
3 2 (50.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (50.00%) Snort

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Information Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Principle Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
2 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) SSCP
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) GCIA
2 2 (50.00%) GCIH
2 2 (50.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) Websense
1 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (50.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (50.00%) Fortinet