Period
to 5 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for GIAC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
England > East of England
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 165 242 234
Rank change year-on-year +77 -8 +130
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 2 30 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.068% 0.41% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 1.45% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 28
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.44% -39.71%
10th Percentile £45,750 £45,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £57,250 £66,650 £68,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -7.69%

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 of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 807 2,067 3,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.25% 28.38% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 558 1,498 2,344
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +9.89%

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for GIAC in the East of England

GIAC
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GIAC in the East of England.

Salary trend for GIAC in the East of England

GIAC
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the East of England region over the 6 months to 5 August 2020. 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
Suffolk +15 2 £52,500 -4.55%
GIAC
England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, IT jobs citing GIAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SSCP
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
1 2 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket Server

GIAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Gephi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket Server
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) git-flow
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Science Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Fedora
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SSCP
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
1 1 (50.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (50.00%) Kibana
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Oozie
1 1 (50.00%) OpenNMS
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) VMware