Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for GIAC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 297 319 327
Rank change year-on-year +22 +8 +38
Permanent jobs citing GIAC 12 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 0.76% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 22
Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1837 2515 3202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.64% 22.46% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1496 2113 2533
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,600 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing GIAC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for GIAC in Yorkshire

GIAC
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for GIAC in Yorkshire

GIAC
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire +3 6 £55,000 +22.22% 3
North Yorkshire - 5 £65,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
GIAC
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 10 (83.33%) CISSP
1 10 (83.33%) CISA
1 10 (83.33%) CISM
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
2 5 (41.67%) Firmware
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) GSEC
2 5 (41.67%) CEH
2 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security
2 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (41.67%) Security Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) High Availability
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Compliance Audit
3 4 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (25.00%) OWASP
4 3 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (8.33%) EnCase
6 1 (8.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System

GIAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) CISSP Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Information Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Compliance Audit
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) High Availability
2 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
2 5 (41.67%) Security Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (25.00%) OWASP
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (8.33%) Computer Security
6 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CISA
1 10 (83.33%) CISM
1 10 (83.33%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) CEH
2 5 (41.67%) GSEC
3 1 (8.33%) CREST Certified
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) GPEN
3 1 (8.33%) GWAPT
3 1 (8.33%) OSCP
3 1 (8.33%) SANS
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) EnCase
1 1 (8.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (8.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Splunk