Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for GIAC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 210 221
Rank change year-on-year +16 +11 +12
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 3 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.077% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 1.23% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 15
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £50,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +22.22% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 618 979 1,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.92% 20.69% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 490 758 1,088
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,675 £25,259
90th Percentile £65,250 £62,875 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for GIAC in Leeds

GIAC
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for GIAC in Leeds

GIAC
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIAC in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for GIAC in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) GCIA
2 2 (66.67%) GSEC
2 2 (66.67%) GCIH
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (66.67%) ECSA
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) SANS
3 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (33.33%) Data Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Secure Coding
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal

GIAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) ECSA
2 2 (66.67%) GCIA
2 2 (66.67%) GCIH
2 2 (66.67%) GSEC
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (33.33%) CSSLP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SANS
3 1 (33.33%) SSCP