Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 95 102
Rank change year-on-year -22 +7 +25
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 19 74 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.28% 3.27% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.71% 6.97% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 52 34
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -23.08% +23.81%
10th Percentile £36,060 £40,000 £50,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £67,500 £82,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% -15.38% +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 512 1062 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.45% 46.89% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 390 824 633
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +1.22%
10th Percentile £24,225 £25,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,875 £65,000 £66,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
Gloucester +26 7 £27,500 -43.59%
Cheltenham +4 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Cirencester - 1 £35,700 -
GIAC
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 17 (89.47%) TCP/IP
2 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
3 13 (68.42%) DV Cleared
4 12 (63.16%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (63.16%) Linux
4 12 (63.16%) Firewall
5 11 (57.89%) Network+ Certification
5 11 (57.89%) Linux+ Certification
5 11 (57.89%) MCSE
5 11 (57.89%) C
5 11 (57.89%) CCNA
5 11 (57.89%) CISSP
5 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (57.89%) SSCP
5 11 (57.89%) SANS
6 10 (52.63%) CompTIA Security+
6 10 (52.63%) User Stories
6 10 (52.63%) Bash Shell
6 10 (52.63%) Puppet
6 10 (52.63%) Windows
6 10 (52.63%) Security+ Certification
6 10 (52.63%) JIRA
7 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
7 9 (47.37%) SSL
7 9 (47.37%) HTTP
8 8 (42.11%) SIEM
9 7 (36.84%) Redmine
9 7 (36.84%) FCoE
9 7 (36.84%) High Availability

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 4 (21.05%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) TCP/IP
2 12 (63.16%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) HTTP
3 9 (47.37%) SSL
4 7 (36.84%) FCoE
4 7 (36.84%) SNMP
4 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
5 6 (31.58%) DHCP
5 6 (31.58%) DNS
5 6 (31.58%) FTP
5 6 (31.58%) LDAP
5 6 (31.58%) SMTP
5 6 (31.58%) tcpdump
5 6 (31.58%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Apache Hive
1 4 (21.05%) Big Data
1 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) JIRA
2 7 (36.84%) Redmine
3 3 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (15.79%) Bitbucket
3 3 (15.79%) CodeSonar
3 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) git-flow
3 3 (15.79%) Robot Framework
3 3 (15.79%) Selenium
General
1 5 (26.32%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Security Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Java EE
1 6 (31.58%) STL
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 3 (15.79%) Django
2 3 (15.79%) LAMP
2 3 (15.79%) Node.js
2 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (15.79%) REST
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (5.26%) Cybercrime
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Android
3 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
4 3 (15.79%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.53%) Unix
6 1 (5.26%) CentOS
6 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (52.63%) User Stories
3 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 8 (42.11%) SIEM
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) High Availability
6 6 (31.58%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 6 (31.58%) Information Security
6 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
6 6 (31.58%) Network Architecture
6 6 (31.58%) Service Design
6 6 (31.58%) Threat Intelligence
7 5 (26.32%) Coaching
7 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
8 4 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Reverse Engineering
9 3 (15.79%) Kanban
9 3 (15.79%) Scrum
9 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C
2 10 (52.63%) Bash Shell
3 7 (36.84%) Korn
4 6 (31.58%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) C++
4 6 (31.58%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) Objective-C
4 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
4 6 (31.58%) Python
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) DV Cleared
3 11 (57.89%) CCNA
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (57.89%) CISSP
3 11 (57.89%) Linux+ Certification
3 11 (57.89%) MCSE
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (57.89%) Network+ Certification
3 11 (57.89%) SANS
3 11 (57.89%) SSCP
4 10 (52.63%) CompTIA Security+
4 10 (52.63%) Security+ Certification
5 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) GCIH
7 1 (5.26%) GCFA
7 1 (5.26%) GCIA
7 1 (5.26%) GREM
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) NFS
1 7 (36.84%) Samba
1 7 (36.84%) Snort
1 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (36.84%) VMware NSX
2 3 (15.79%) Docker
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Puppet
2 7 (36.84%) Ansible
2 7 (36.84%) Nagios
2 7 (36.84%) vCenter Server
3 3 (15.79%) Salt
4 1 (5.26%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) EMC
1 7 (36.84%) NetApp
1 7 (36.84%) SolarWinds
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
3 1 (5.26%) LogLogic
3 1 (5.26%) NetWitness