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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 162 168
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6  
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 7 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.27% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 2.20% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 11
Median salary £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.31% +11.50%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 543 727 867
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 20.88% 21.99% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 463 564 688
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing GIAC as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 29 March 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 11 (100.00%) CISSP
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (90.91%) CISM
3 7 (63.64%) CEH
4 6 (54.55%) Security+ Certification
4 6 (54.55%) SSCP
4 6 (54.55%) CISA
4 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Legal
4 6 (54.55%) CSSLP
4 6 (54.55%) SANS
4 6 (54.55%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (27.27%) CISMP
7 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
7 2 (18.18%) E-Discovery
7 2 (18.18%) Splunk
7 2 (18.18%) CLAS
7 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
7 2 (18.18%) People Management
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) Nessus
8 1 (9.09%) Games
8 1 (9.09%) Firewall
8 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
8 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (9.09%) ISSAP
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Security Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Governance Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Information Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Business Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Information Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) CISSP Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) CISSP Architect
5 1 (9.09%) CyberArk Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) SABSA Security Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
5 1 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) E-Discovery
3 2 (18.18%) People Management
3 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) SABSA
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 10 (90.91%) CISM
3 7 (63.64%) CEH
4 6 (54.55%) CISA
4 6 (54.55%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (54.55%) CSSLP
4 6 (54.55%) SANS
4 6 (54.55%) Security+ Certification
4 6 (54.55%) SSCP
5 3 (27.27%) CISMP
6 2 (18.18%) CLAS
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) Splunk
2 1 (9.09%) CyberArk
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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