The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 195 210 216
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 9 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.21% 0.083% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.95% 0.37% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
GIAC
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
948 1089 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.13% 22.71% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 755 842 923
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 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
(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 +11 9 £40,000 -15.78%
GIAC
Yorkshire

GIAC
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) CISSP
1 28 (100.00%) Information Security
2 23 (82.14%) PCI DSS
3 20 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (71.43%) Risk Management
4 18 (64.29%) CISM
5 15 (53.57%) CISA
5 15 (53.57%) CEH
6 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (35.71%) High Availability
7 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
8 8 (28.57%) ISSAP
8 8 (28.57%) SANS
8 8 (28.57%) SABSA
8 8 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 5 (17.86%) Information Security Management
10 5 (17.86%) Security Management
11 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
11 4 (14.29%) ISMS
12 3 (10.71%) GISP
12 3 (10.71%) Retail
12 3 (10.71%) Information Management
13 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
13 2 (7.14%) Firewall
13 2 (7.14%) Security Operations
14 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (7.14%) Firewall
General
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Analyst
1 23 (82.14%) Security Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) CISSP Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) IT Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) IT Security Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Information Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Information Security Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Security Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Information Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Information Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Security Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Information Officer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Information Security
2 20 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 10 (35.71%) High Availability
4 8 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (28.57%) SABSA
5 5 (17.86%) Information Security Management
5 5 (17.86%) Security Management
6 4 (14.29%) ISMS
6 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 3 (10.71%) Information Management
8 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
8 2 (7.14%) Security Operations
9 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) CISSP
2 18 (64.29%) CISM
3 15 (53.57%) CEH
3 15 (53.57%) CISA
4 8 (28.57%) ISSAP
4 8 (28.57%) SANS
5 3 (10.71%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (82.14%) PCI DSS
2 20 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001