The table below looks at the statistics for GISP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GISP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Information Security Professional (GISP)
Rank - 918 884
Permanent jobs citing GISP 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.003% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £120,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28900 32278 30185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.36% 27.30% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22727 25844 24351
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GISP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GISP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GISP
Salary Trend

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

GISP Salary Trend in the UK