Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for GIAC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 177 185
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8 +6
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 4 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.14% 0.064% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.23% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 17
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £57,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.81% +8.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £51,500 £50,500 £48,000
90th Percentile £74,750 £80,500 £69,750
South East median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -16.67% +26.32%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 654 876 1269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.61% 27.96% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 516 693 936
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing GIAC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for GIAC in Buckinghamshire

GIAC
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for GIAC in Buckinghamshire

GIAC
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIAC in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GIAC in Buckinghamshire

GIAC
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 3 £56,250 -29.69% 1
Marlow - 1 £75,000 -
GIAC
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) SANS
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Defence
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (50.00%) CEH
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Law
3 2 (50.00%) GCIH
3 2 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) OSCP
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning

GIAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Forensics
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SANS
2 2 (50.00%) CEH
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) GCIH
2 2 (50.00%) OSCP
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Suricata
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) FireEye
1 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (25.00%) Intel
1 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (25.00%) Sophos
1 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (25.00%) TippingPoint