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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Information Security Professional (GISP)
Rank 932 - 926
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GISP 3 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% - 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.011% - 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £65,000 - £93,750
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 - £62,500

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
28359 29471 28730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.00% 27.69% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22649 23557 22514
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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

GISP
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GISP within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 3 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 -
England - 3 £65,000 - 1

GISP
Top 11 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Acumin
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago