The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for GIAC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 213 228
Rank change year-on-year +33 +15  
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 3 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.089% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.55% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 7
Median salary £75,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £56,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.35% +13.00%  

GIAC is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 972 1631 2058
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.79% 32.70% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 703 1273 1379
Median salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing GIAC as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for GIAC in Berkshire

GIAC
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for GIAC in Berkshire

GIAC
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIAC in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GIAC in Berkshire

GIAC
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Maidenhead - 1 £34,000 -
GIAC
South East

GIAC
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) SIEM
3 3 (50.00%) SANS
4 2 (33.33%) IISP
4 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 2 (33.33%) GREM
4 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) GCIH
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) GCIA
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

GIAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Forensic Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) SANS
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (33.33%) GCIA
4 2 (33.33%) GCIH
4 2 (33.33%) GREM
4 2 (33.33%) IISP
5 1 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
5 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) EnCE
5 1 (16.67%) GCFA
5 1 (16.67%) GCFE
5 1 (16.67%) GSEC
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) EnCase
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
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