Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 217 227
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 +46
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 6 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.12% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 1.49% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 21
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 977 1273 1666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.69% 23.34% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 784 1103 1267
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,150 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,269 £62,500
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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 5 (83.33%) CISA
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) CEH
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
2 1 (16.67%) GWAPT
2 1 (16.67%) GPEN
2 1 (16.67%) OSCP
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Law

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:

General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Information Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CEH
1 5 (83.33%) CISA
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
2 1 (16.67%) GPEN
2 1 (16.67%) GWAPT
2 1 (16.67%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS