The first table below looks at the demand for GIAC in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 256 205 -
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.014% 0.17% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.059% 0.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £54,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +34.37%
Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1691 1374 1304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.92% 25.98% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1044 1071
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £24,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

GIAC
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

GIAC Salary Trend in Yorkshire

GIAC
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire -45 1 £54,000 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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