Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for GIAC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 264 267
Rank change year-on-year +33 +3 -14
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.095% 0.046% 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
East Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £42,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.90% -35.38% +4.00%
10th Percentile £51,250 £38,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £92,750 £45,500 £70,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1115 1619 2213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.15% 24.74% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 925 1228 1649
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -0.66%
10th Percentile £23,100 £22,750 £21,720
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing GIAC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GIAC in the East Midlands

GIAC
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for GIAC in the East Midlands

GIAC
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIAC in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GIAC in the East Midlands

GIAC
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
Leicestershire - 4 £57,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £100,000 - 1
GIAC
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (100.00%) SANS
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (80.00%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) OSCP
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (80.00%) Malware Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) GCIH
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Forensics
2 4 (80.00%) Law
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
4 2 (40.00%) Sophos
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Intel

GIAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (80.00%) Law
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Head of Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Forensics
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (80.00%) Malware Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (40.00%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
1 5 (100.00%) SANS
2 4 (80.00%) GCIH
2 4 (80.00%) OSCP
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (20.00%) CRISC
4 1 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Suricata
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) FireEye
1 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (40.00%) Intel
1 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (40.00%) Sophos
1 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (40.00%) TippingPoint