The first table below looks at the demand for GISP in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GISP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Information Security Professional (GISP)
Rank 901 862 882
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +20
Permanent jobs citing GISP 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.003% 0.003% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £120,000 -
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30945 29335 32637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.07% 27.67% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24956 23943 27872
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GISP
UK

GISP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GISP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GISP Jobs Demand Trend in England

GISP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GISP across the England region.

GISP Salary Trend in England

GISP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GISP within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Yorkshire - 1 - -
GISP
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GISP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing GISP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GISP.

1 11 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (90.91%) Management Information System
2 10 (90.91%) CEH
2 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (90.91%) CISSP
2 10 (90.91%) PCI DSS
2 10 (90.91%) GIAC
3 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
3 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) SNMP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) MS Office
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) LDAP
4 1 (9.09%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) SMTP
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) GroupWise
4 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) COBIT
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science

GISP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing GISP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GISP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) SNMP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
1 1 (9.09%) SMTP
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 1 (9.09%) Arabic Language
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Security Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Data Security
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Document Management
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CEH
1 10 (90.91%) CISSP
1 10 (90.91%) GIAC
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) GSNA
2 1 (9.09%) GCFA
2 1 (9.09%) GCED
2 1 (9.09%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (90.91%) PCI DSS
2 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (9.09%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft