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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Information Security Professional (GISP)
Rank - - 992
Permanent jobs citing GISP 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £53,200
UK excluding London median 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
28126 30918 32695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.56% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22646 24152 26161
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

GISP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing GISP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

GISP
Top 11 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing GISP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for 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 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:

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