The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 218 250 209
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -41
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 23 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.028% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.40% 0.12% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+23.15% -13.63%
GIAC
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1639 1675 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.41% 23.33% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1353 1323 1027
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,743 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 2015. 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 +23 21 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 - 3
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) Information Security
2 24 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (92.31%) CISSP
3 23 (88.46%) PCI DSS
4 14 (53.85%) Security Testing
5 13 (50.00%) CEH
6 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
7 10 (38.46%) Firewall
7 10 (38.46%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
9 7 (26.92%) CISA
10 6 (23.08%) CISM
10 6 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 2 (7.69%) Metasploit
11 2 (7.69%) Nessus
11 2 (7.69%) Windows
11 2 (7.69%) Linux
11 2 (7.69%) Finance
12 1 (3.85%) Law
12 1 (3.85%) ITIL
12 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
12 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (38.46%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Analyst
1 18 (69.23%) Security Analyst
2 17 (65.38%) Information Analyst
2 17 (65.38%) Information Security Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Technical Security Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Security Specialist
4 6 (23.08%) Information Security Specialist
4 6 (23.08%) Information Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Security Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (53.85%) Security Testing
3 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
4 10 (38.46%) Ethical Hacking
4 10 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 24 (92.31%) CISSP
2 13 (50.00%) CEH
3 7 (26.92%) CISA
4 6 (23.08%) CISM
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (88.46%) PCI DSS
3 6 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Nessus
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