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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
England / London
Rank 441 555 627
Rank change year-on-year +114 +72  
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 135 98 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.23% 0.082%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.70% 0.90% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 94 73 30
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £80,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £56,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.35% +13.00%  

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 7938 10830 11123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.72% 25.81% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6434 8964 9058
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 March 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 March 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 +51 12 £55,000 -13.38% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £77,500 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 201 (82.72%) Information Security
2 163 (67.08%) CISSP
3 134 (55.14%) CISM
4 117 (48.15%) Cybersecurity
5 110 (45.27%) Finance
6 93 (38.27%) SIEM
7 92 (37.86%) CISA
8 91 (37.45%) Linux
9 89 (36.63%) SANS
10 87 (35.80%) Vulnerability Management
11 73 (30.04%) Firewall
12 60 (24.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 58 (23.87%) Windows
14 56 (23.05%) Management Information System
14 56 (23.05%) GCIH
14 56 (23.05%) Banking
14 56 (23.05%) Nessus
15 55 (22.63%) Security Monitoring
16 54 (22.22%) Intel Security
17 53 (21.81%) Degree
17 53 (21.81%) McAfee ePO
17 53 (21.81%) Security Operations
18 52 (21.40%) Network Security
18 52 (21.40%) Incident Management
19 49 (20.16%) GCIA
20 48 (19.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 48 (19.75%) CyberArk
21 47 (19.34%) Splunk
22 45 (18.52%) PCI DSS
23 41 (16.87%) GSEC

GIAC
Top Related 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 (6.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.47%) MS Project
3 3 (1.23%) MS Office
3 3 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 73 (30.04%) Firewall
2 52 (21.40%) Network Security
3 35 (14.40%) Intrusion Detection
4 21 (8.64%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (3.29%) Wireless
7 7 (2.88%) LAN
7 7 (2.88%) WAN
7 7 (2.88%) Wireshark
8 6 (2.47%) DNS
8 6 (2.47%) VPN
9 5 (2.06%) SSL
10 4 (1.65%) SMTP
11 3 (1.23%) Wireless Security
12 2 (0.82%) Internet
12 2 (0.82%) LDAP
12 2 (0.82%) SCCP
13 1 (0.41%) BGP
13 1 (0.41%) DHCP
13 1 (0.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.17%) Big Data
2 4 (1.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Metasploit
2 4 (1.65%) Burp Suite
3 2 (0.82%) Subversion
4 1 (0.41%) AppScan
General
1 110 (45.27%) Finance
2 56 (23.05%) Banking
3 29 (11.93%) Legal
4 20 (8.23%) Retail
5 10 (4.12%) Games
6 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 86 (35.39%) Analyst
2 79 (32.51%) Security Analyst
3 47 (19.34%) Security Engineer
4 37 (15.23%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 31 (12.76%) Information Security Engineer
6 26 (10.70%) Security Manager
7 21 (8.64%) Incident Manager
8 20 (8.23%) Senior Manager
9 17 (7.00%) Architect
9 17 (7.00%) Security Architect
10 16 (6.58%) Consultant
10 16 (6.58%) Head of Security
10 16 (6.58%) Information Analyst
10 16 (6.58%) Information Security Analyst
11 15 (6.17%) Head of Information
11 15 (6.17%) Head of Information Security
11 15 (6.17%) SOC Analyst
12 14 (5.76%) Principal Security Analyst
12 14 (5.76%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (5.76%) Senior Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.93%) SailPoint
2 5 (2.06%) RESTful
3 3 (1.23%) Middleware
4 2 (0.82%) J2EE
5 1 (0.41%) REST
5 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 56 (23.05%) Management Information System
2 23 (9.47%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.82%) Cyber Attack
5 16 (6.58%) Security Operations Centre
6 12 (4.94%) Cybercrime
7 9 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (2.88%) PMI
9 5 (2.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.23%) Cyber Defence
11 3 (1.23%) iPad
12 2 (0.82%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.41%) Blog
13 1 (0.41%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 91 (37.45%) Linux
2 58 (23.87%) Windows
3 30 (12.35%) Unix
4 6 (2.47%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.41%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (82.72%) Information Security
2 117 (48.15%) Cybersecurity
3 93 (38.27%) SIEM
4 87 (35.80%) Vulnerability Management
5 55 (22.63%) Security Monitoring
6 53 (21.81%) Security Operations
7 52 (21.40%) Incident Management
8 48 (19.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 36 (14.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 35 (14.40%) Identity Access Management
11 33 (13.58%) Computer Security
11 33 (13.58%) OWASP
12 32 (13.17%) Privileged Access Management
13 29 (11.93%) Threat Detection
14 27 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (10.29%) Network Design
16 24 (9.88%) E-Commerce
16 24 (9.88%) Penetration Testing
16 24 (9.88%) Risk Management
16 24 (9.88%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.11%) SQL
2 19 (7.82%) Python
3 16 (6.58%) Perl
4 15 (6.17%) Ruby
5 13 (5.35%) Bourne shell
5 13 (5.35%) Korn
6 7 (2.88%) C
6 7 (2.88%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.23%) Java
8 2 (0.82%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.41%) C#
9 1 (0.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 163 (67.08%) CISSP
2 134 (55.14%) CISM
3 92 (37.86%) CISA
4 89 (36.63%) SANS
5 56 (23.05%) GCIH
6 53 (21.81%) Degree
7 49 (20.16%) GCIA
8 41 (16.87%) GSEC
9 35 (14.40%) CEH
10 32 (13.17%) CREST Certified
11 22 (9.05%) CNA
11 22 (9.05%) Network+ Certification
11 22 (9.05%) Novell Certification
11 22 (9.05%) Security Cleared
12 21 (8.64%) ISACA
13 20 (8.23%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (8.23%) SC Cleared
14 19 (7.82%) GISF
14 19 (7.82%) GPEN
15 17 (7.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (24.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (18.52%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.82%) COBIT
5 2 (0.82%) QA
6 1 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.41%) ISO27002
System Software
1 14 (5.76%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (2.88%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.47%) Snort
4 3 (1.23%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 56 (23.05%) Nessus
2 53 (21.81%) McAfee ePO
3 29 (11.93%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 28 (11.52%) CSIRT
5 24 (9.88%) PowerBroker
6 7 (2.88%) QRadar
7 6 (2.47%) SCCM
8 3 (1.23%) Nexpose
8 3 (1.23%) RSA enVision
9 2 (0.82%) EnCase
9 2 (0.82%) WSUS
10 1 (0.41%) Ansible
10 1 (0.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.41%) Nmap
10 1 (0.41%) OpenVAS
10 1 (0.41%) Puppet
10 1 (0.41%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 54 (22.22%) Intel Security
2 48 (19.75%) CyberArk
3 47 (19.34%) Splunk
4 30 (12.35%) Aveksa
5 24 (9.88%) Bomgar
5 24 (9.88%) Cybereason
6 23 (9.47%) Qualys
7 22 (9.05%) Cisco
8 21 (8.64%) Sun
8 21 (8.64%) Symantec
9 17 (7.00%) CheckPoint
9 17 (7.00%) Microsoft
10 16 (6.58%) Palo Alto
10 16 (6.58%) ServiceNow
11 15 (6.17%) ArcSight
12 11 (4.53%) Blue Coat
13 10 (4.12%) Dell
13 10 (4.12%) HP
14 9 (3.70%) F5
14 9 (3.70%) Oracle
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