The table below looks at the statistics for GISP in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GISP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Information Security Professional (GISP)
Rank 183 - 167
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GISP 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.089% - 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% - 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 - £62,500
GISP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
783 854 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.28% 24.91% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 595 731 531
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GISP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

GISP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

GISP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) ISMS

GISP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Information Officer
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Officer
1 3 (100.00%) Security Officer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) ISMS
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001