Period
to 16 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for GIAC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 107 139
Rank change year-on-year -6 +32 -17
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 21 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.35% 1.31% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.48% 3.22% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 7
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -38.46%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £62,500 £58,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -33.33%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 848 652 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 54.53% 40.67% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 557 482 471
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.23%

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for GIAC in Gloucestershire

GIAC
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for GIAC in Gloucestershire

GIAC
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIAC in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Salary histogram for GIAC in Gloucestershire

GIAC
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 16 June 2019. 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
Cheltenham +14 11 £50,000 -16.67%
GIAC
South West

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
1 21 (100.00%) SSCP
1 21 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 21 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 20 (95.24%) Network+ Certification
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (95.24%) CCNA
2 20 (95.24%) Linux
3 16 (76.19%) Windows
4 15 (71.43%) MCSE
4 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (71.43%) Linux+ Certification
4 15 (71.43%) Firewall
4 15 (71.43%) JIRA
4 15 (71.43%) SANS
5 13 (61.90%) Docker
5 13 (61.90%) API Design
5 13 (61.90%) git-flow
5 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
5 13 (61.90%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (61.90%) Spring MVC
5 13 (61.90%) Kanban
5 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
5 13 (61.90%) Reverse Engineering
5 13 (61.90%) Big Data
5 13 (61.90%) Bitbucket
5 13 (61.90%) Apple iOS
5 13 (61.90%) Node.js
5 13 (61.90%) REST

GIAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 12 (57.14%) Apache Spark
1 12 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
1 12 (57.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 12 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (57.14%) Google Cloud Platform
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (57.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) Firewall
1 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 12 (57.14%) HTTPS
3 2 (9.52%) FCoE
3 2 (9.52%) SNMP
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) JIRA
2 13 (61.90%) Bitbucket
2 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
2 13 (61.90%) git-flow
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) JUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Redmine
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket Server
4 1 (4.76%) CodeSonar
4 1 (4.76%) Robot Framework
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 5 (23.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Security Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) C++ Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Software Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (9.52%) C/C++ Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C/C++ Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) UI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
1 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
1 13 (61.90%) Node.js
1 13 (61.90%) REST
1 13 (61.90%) Spring MVC
2 12 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 12 (57.14%) GraphQL
2 12 (57.14%) Kafka
2 12 (57.14%) React
2 12 (57.14%) Spring
2 12 (57.14%) Vue.js
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (9.52%) JSON
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Django
5 1 (4.76%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Cybercrime
1 6 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (14.29%) Cyberattack
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) Android
3 13 (61.90%) Apple iOS
4 5 (23.81%) Unix
5 2 (9.52%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (61.90%) API Design
2 13 (61.90%) Ethical Hacking
2 13 (61.90%) Kanban
2 13 (61.90%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (61.90%) Reverse Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) Scrum
2 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
3 12 (57.14%) MVC
4 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
5 7 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 6 (28.57%) Security Operations
6 6 (28.57%) SIEM
6 6 (28.57%) Threat Intelligence
7 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (23.81%) Time Management
8 4 (19.05%) Information Security
9 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineering
9 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) C
2 7 (33.33%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) Korn
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
7 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
1 21 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 21 (100.00%) SSCP
2 20 (95.24%) CCNA
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (95.24%) Network+ Certification
3 15 (71.43%) Linux+ Certification
3 15 (71.43%) MCSE
3 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (71.43%) SANS
4 11 (52.38%) Degree
5 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) CEH
6 6 (28.57%) CISM
7 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) NFS
2 2 (9.52%) Samba
2 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (9.52%) VMware NSX
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Kubernetes
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
3 2 (9.52%) Ansible
3 2 (9.52%) Nagios
3 2 (9.52%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) EMC
2 2 (9.52%) NetApp
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft