Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GSNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Systems and Network Auditor (GSNA)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1173 1190 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - -
Permanent jobs citing GSNA 4 32 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.017% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.009% 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 35 0
UK median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year -40.91% - -

GSNA 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43053 49751 60118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.06% 26.20% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33093 39924 48041
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

GSNA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GSNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GSNA in the UK

GSNA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GSNA in the UK

GSNA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GSNA over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GSNA in the UK

GSNA
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSNA within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 2 £53,750 -28.33%
UK excluding London +54 1 £32,500 -40.91%
North of England -1 1 £32,500 -40.91%
London -22 1 £75,000 -
North West -27 1 £32,500 -40.91%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing GSNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GSNA.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (50.00%) COBIT
3 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) Internal Audit
3 2 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 2 (50.00%) IRCA
3 2 (50.00%) ISMS
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (50.00%) PCI QSA
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) HIPAA
3 2 (50.00%) PA-DSS
3 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) GIAC
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

GSNA
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 2 (50.00%) ISMS
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SABSA
3 1 (25.00%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) GIAC
2 2 (50.00%) IRCA
2 2 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 2 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 2 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) GCED
3 1 (25.00%) GCFA
3 1 (25.00%) GPEN
3 1 (25.00%) GPPA
3 1 (25.00%) GSEC
3 1 (25.00%) GSLC
3 1 (25.00%) GSSP-JAVA
3 1 (25.00%) GWAPT
3 1 (25.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) COBIT
2 2 (50.00%) HIPAA
2 2 (50.00%) PA-DSS
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com