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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 179 199 187
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 3 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.086% 0.35% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 1.56% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 19
Median salary £53,750 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +9.45%

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
767 963 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.00% 22.55% 23.32%
Number of salaries quoted 648 738 929
Median salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIAC across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

GIAC Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

GIAC
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +13 3 £53,750 -2.27%
GIAC
Yorkshire

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 18 (100.00%) CISSP
2 17 (94.44%) Information Security
3 16 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (61.11%) CISM
4 11 (61.11%) Firewall
4 11 (61.11%) CEH
5 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
6 9 (50.00%) CISA
7 7 (38.89%) Degree
8 6 (33.33%) CSSLP
8 6 (33.33%) CISMP
8 6 (33.33%) SANS
8 6 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (33.33%) SSCP
8 6 (33.33%) ITIL
8 6 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
9 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
9 5 (27.78%) IT Governance
9 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
11 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
11 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (16.67%) High Availability
12 2 (11.11%) Splunk
12 2 (11.11%) E-Discovery
12 2 (11.11%) SABSA
12 2 (11.11%) Legal
12 2 (11.11%) Nessus

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Analyst
1 13 (72.22%) Security Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) CISSP Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Information Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) IT Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Security Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
7 1 (5.56%) CISSP Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) SABSA Security Architect
7 1 (5.56%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) IT Governance
3 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (16.67%) High Availability
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) E-Discovery
6 2 (11.11%) SABSA
7 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) CISSP
2 11 (61.11%) CEH
2 11 (61.11%) CISM
3 9 (50.00%) CISA
4 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) CISMP
5 6 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (33.33%) CSSLP
5 6 (33.33%) SANS
5 6 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
5 6 (33.33%) SSCP
6 1 (5.56%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco
1 2 (11.11%) Splunk
2 1 (5.56%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (5.56%) F5
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle