The table below looks at the statistics for GISP in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GISP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Information Security Professional (GISP)
Rank - 614 626
Permanent jobs citing GISP 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.002% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.009% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £135,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +237.50%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
GISP
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11174 11037 13000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.73% 24.51% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8911 9111 11048
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

GISP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GISP Jobs Demand Trend in London

GISP
Salary Trend in London

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

GISP Salary Trend in London

GISP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) GroupWise
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) GSNA
1 1 (100.00%) GCFA
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

GISP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (100.00%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Arabic Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) GSNA
1 1 (100.00%) GCFA
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) GCED
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft