Period
to 4 March 2021

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 4 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 132 151 165
Rank change year-on-year +19 +14 +43
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 3 11 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Leeds 0.15% 0.36% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.98% 2.97% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 14
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -16.13% +35.37%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -16.13% +35.37%

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 306 370 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.37% 12.17% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 255 292 384
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £73,625 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for GIAC in Leeds

GIAC
Salary Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GIAC in Leeds.

Salary trend for GIAC in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 March 2021, 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%) TOGAF
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) SABSA
1 3 (100.00%) SANS
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 3 (100.00%) Technology Roadmap

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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) SABSA
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 3 (100.00%) Technology Roadmap
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) SANS