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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 260 254 295
Rank change year-on-year -6 +41  
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 2 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.032% 0.15% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.50% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 3
Median salary £75,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.89% -20.83%  
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.38% -8.69%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1903 1989 2571
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.57% 29.51% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 1646 2118
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

GIAC
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for GIAC in the East of England

GIAC
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIAC in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 26 June 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
Essex - 1 £65,000 -
East Anglia - 1 £85,000 -
GIAC
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 of England region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) CISM
3 5 (71.43%) CEH
4 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
4 4 (57.14%) GSEC
5 3 (42.86%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Network Security
5 3 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (28.57%) NIST 800
6 2 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) COBIT
6 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
6 2 (28.57%) Security Management
6 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
7 1 (14.29%) Data Security
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) CISA
7 1 (14.29%) GISF
7 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
7 1 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
7 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Network Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Governance Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Information
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
3 1 (14.29%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Security
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) CISM
3 5 (71.43%) CEH
4 4 (57.14%) GSEC
5 1 (14.29%) CISA
5 1 (14.29%) GISF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) COBIT
2 2 (28.57%) NIST 800
Peterborough
BGL Group
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago