The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for GIAC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 104 -
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.46% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £57,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £56,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.50% +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 Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 188 337 274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 19.73% 25.76% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 118 218 191
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

GIAC
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for GIAC in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) EnCE
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python

GIAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) EnCE
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared