The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for GIAC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 499 522 613
Rank change year-on-year +23 +91  
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 103 116 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.22% 1.19% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 98 97 49
Median salary £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £50,000 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £81,000 £96,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.38% -8.69%  

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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8447 9762 11441
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.02% 24.36% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6488 8210 9338
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

GIAC
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIAC in London.

Salary trend for GIAC in London

GIAC
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIAC in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for GIAC in London

GIAC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +35 19 £65,000 +4.00%
GIAC
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 London region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 183 (76.89%) Information Security
2 136 (57.14%) CISSP
3 120 (50.42%) Finance
3 120 (50.42%) SIEM
4 118 (49.58%) Cybersecurity
5 110 (46.22%) Linux
6 107 (44.96%) CISM
7 96 (40.34%) Vulnerability Management
8 85 (35.71%) Firewall
9 83 (34.87%) Nessus
10 82 (34.45%) CISA
11 81 (34.03%) Network Security
12 79 (33.19%) SANS
13 72 (30.25%) GCIH
14 69 (28.99%) Security Operations
14 69 (28.99%) CyberArk
15 67 (28.15%) Incident Management
16 65 (27.31%) Banking
16 65 (27.31%) McAfee
17 62 (26.05%) McAfee ePO
17 62 (26.05%) Security Monitoring
18 61 (25.63%) GSEC
19 60 (25.21%) Splunk
19 60 (25.21%) Palo Alto
20 59 (24.79%) Windows
21 53 (22.27%) Symantec
22 51 (21.43%) GCIA
23 49 (20.59%) Analytics
24 48 (20.17%) Qualys
25 45 (18.91%) Vulnerability Assessment

GIAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (6.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.42%) GitHub
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 85 (35.71%) Firewall
2 81 (34.03%) Network Security
3 26 (10.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 26 (10.92%) TCP/IP
4 19 (7.98%) Wireless
5 18 (7.56%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (7.56%) VPN
6 16 (6.72%) IPsec
7 12 (5.04%) DHCP
7 12 (5.04%) DNS
8 11 (4.62%) BGP
8 11 (4.62%) EIGRP
8 11 (4.62%) Internet
8 11 (4.62%) OSPF
8 11 (4.62%) SSL
9 9 (3.78%) Wireshark
10 7 (2.94%) LAN
10 7 (2.94%) WAN
11 5 (2.10%) HTTP
11 5 (2.10%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.10%) Big Data
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (6.72%) Metasploit
2 3 (1.26%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.42%) AppScan
3 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
General
1 120 (50.42%) Finance
2 65 (27.31%) Banking
3 34 (14.29%) Legal
4 4 (1.68%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.42%) Law
5 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (33.61%) Analyst
2 72 (30.25%) Security Analyst
3 43 (18.07%) Security Manager
4 37 (15.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 35 (14.71%) Security Engineer
6 23 (9.66%) Information Security Engineer
7 22 (9.24%) Incident Manager
8 19 (7.98%) Senior Manager
9 18 (7.56%) SOC Analyst
10 17 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
11 16 (6.72%) Information Manager
12 15 (6.30%) Finance Manager
12 15 (6.30%) Security Incident Manager
13 14 (5.88%) Senior Incident Manager
14 13 (5.46%) Head of Finance
14 13 (5.46%) Head of Information
14 13 (5.46%) Head of Information Security
14 13 (5.46%) Head of Security
15 12 (5.04%) Cisco Security Analyst
15 12 (5.04%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (18.91%) SailPoint
2 13 (5.46%) Web Services
3 4 (1.68%) Middleware
3 4 (1.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.81%) Management Information System
2 29 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (12.18%) Cyber Attack
3 19 (7.98%) Computer Science
4 18 (7.56%) Cyberthreat
5 17 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
6 15 (6.30%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (5.04%) Cybercrime
8 6 (2.52%) iPad
8 6 (2.52%) PMI
9 5 (2.10%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (2.10%) PKI
10 4 (1.68%) Fintech
11 2 (0.84%) Cyber Defence
12 1 (0.42%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 110 (46.22%) Linux
2 59 (24.79%) Windows
3 30 (12.61%) Unix
4 17 (7.14%) Kali Linux
5 6 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.10%) CentOS
6 5 (2.10%) Debian
6 5 (2.10%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.10%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (76.89%) Information Security
2 120 (50.42%) SIEM
3 118 (49.58%) Cybersecurity
4 96 (40.34%) Vulnerability Management
5 69 (28.99%) Security Operations
6 67 (28.15%) Incident Management
7 62 (26.05%) Security Monitoring
8 49 (20.59%) Analytics
9 45 (18.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 45 (18.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 42 (17.65%) Threat Intelligence
11 39 (16.39%) Security Architecture
12 35 (14.71%) Privileged Access Management
13 33 (13.87%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 33 (13.87%) Forensic Analysis
14 32 (13.45%) Computer Security
15 28 (11.76%) Network Design
16 26 (10.92%) Penetration Testing
16 26 (10.92%) Threat Detection
17 25 (10.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.92%) SQL
2 19 (7.98%) Python
3 17 (7.14%) Ruby
4 16 (6.72%) PowerShell
5 15 (6.30%) Korn
6 13 (5.46%) Perl
7 10 (4.20%) Bourne shell
8 6 (2.52%) Java
9 5 (2.10%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.10%) C
9 5 (2.10%) C-shell
10 1 (0.42%) C#
10 1 (0.42%) C++
10 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 136 (57.14%) CISSP
2 107 (44.96%) CISM
3 82 (34.45%) CISA
4 79 (33.19%) SANS
5 72 (30.25%) GCIH
6 61 (25.63%) GSEC
7 51 (21.43%) GCIA
8 44 (18.49%) CREST Certified
9 40 (16.81%) GISF
10 39 (16.39%) Degree
11 36 (15.13%) CEH
12 30 (12.61%) Security Cleared
13 26 (10.92%) SC Cleared
14 23 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
15 22 (9.24%) CNA
15 22 (9.24%) Network+ Certification
15 22 (9.24%) Novell Certification
16 19 (7.98%) DV Cleared
17 18 (7.56%) CCNA
18 15 (6.30%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (15.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (7.56%) PCI DSS
3 10 (4.20%) NIST 800
4 5 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (1.26%) COBIT
6 1 (0.42%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (7.56%) Snort
1 18 (7.56%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (4.20%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.94%) ProxySG
4 5 (2.10%) pfSense
5 1 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 83 (34.87%) Nessus
2 62 (26.05%) McAfee ePO
3 31 (13.03%) CSIRT
3 31 (13.03%) SCCM
4 29 (12.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 29 (12.18%) PowerBroker
5 26 (10.92%) Nexpose
6 24 (10.08%) QRadar
7 15 (6.30%) WSUS
8 14 (5.88%) Core Impact
8 14 (5.88%) OpenVAS
8 14 (5.88%) RSA Security Analytics
9 12 (5.04%) EnCase
9 12 (5.04%) Nmap
10 6 (2.52%) RSA enVision
11 5 (2.10%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (28.99%) CyberArk
2 65 (27.31%) McAfee
3 60 (25.21%) Palo Alto
3 60 (25.21%) Splunk
4 53 (22.27%) Symantec
5 48 (20.17%) Qualys
6 45 (18.91%) Aveksa
7 41 (17.23%) Cisco
8 33 (13.87%) ArcSight
9 29 (12.18%) Bomgar
10 26 (10.92%) AlienVault
10 26 (10.92%) LogRhythm
10 26 (10.92%) SolarWinds
11 25 (10.50%) CheckPoint
12 21 (8.82%) Sun
13 18 (7.56%) Microsoft
14 17 (7.14%) F5
15 16 (6.72%) ServiceNow
16 15 (6.30%) Blue Coat
17 13 (5.46%) HP
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £110000 - £140000 per annum + 10% Pension + c. 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago