Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 179 203 217
Rank change year-on-year +24 +14 +18
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 5 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.15% 0.17% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.01% 0.94% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 14
Leeds median annual salary £75,000 £48,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.44% +10.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,075 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,250 £73,275 £67,125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £48,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year +24.35% +10.29% -2.78%

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 495 850 1,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.77% 18.02% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 403 688 1,045
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,000 £25,850
90th Percentile £59,900 £61,250 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for GIAC in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Leeds region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
2 3 (60.00%) CSSLP
2 3 (60.00%) SSCP
2 3 (60.00%) CISA
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) SANS
3 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (40.00%) ECSA
3 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) GCIA
3 2 (40.00%) GSEC
3 2 (40.00%) GCIH
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (40.00%) Data Engineering

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Engineering Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Data Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISA
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) CSSLP
2 3 (60.00%) SANS
2 3 (60.00%) SSCP
3 2 (40.00%) ECSA
3 2 (40.00%) GCIA
3 2 (40.00%) GCIH
3 2 (40.00%) GSEC
4 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+