Period
to 9 July 2020

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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 143 205
Rank change year-on-year +24 +62 +15
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 9 36 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Leeds 0.45% 1.15% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.47% 7.10% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 12
Median annual salary £59,250 £80,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.94% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £51,000 £50,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £95,000 £88,625
West Yorkshire median annual salary £59,250 £80,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year -25.94% +3.23% +6.90%

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 259 507 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.07% 16.13% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 192 426 577
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,075 £21,250
90th Percentile £74,875 £68,125 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% -1.18%

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 9 July 2020, 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 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) SANS
2 7 (77.78%) Security Operations
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) CEH
4 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
4 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (44.44%) SABSA
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) CCSP
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) Azure
5 3 (33.33%) AWS
5 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
5 3 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (22.22%) Email Filtering
6 2 (22.22%) Web Filtering
6 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (22.22%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Technology Roadmap
6 2 (22.22%) ISMS
6 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) CISM

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 3 (33.33%) AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Information Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Security Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Information Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Operational Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
1 7 (77.78%) Security Operations
2 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (44.44%) SABSA
2 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Email Filtering
3 2 (22.22%) ISMS
3 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Technology Roadmap
3 2 (22.22%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (77.78%) SANS
3 5 (55.56%) CEH
4 3 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (33.33%) CCSP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) CISM
5 2 (22.22%) TOGAF Certification
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco