Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for GISP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Information Security Professional (GISP)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing GISP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.14% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
South Wales median annual salary £55,000 - -
Wales median annual salary £55,000 - -

GISP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 276 342 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 19.05% 22.49% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 226 283 570
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,375 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,080 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +0.52% +14.29% -6.67%

GISP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GISP within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Torfaen - 1 £55,000 -
GISP
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing GISP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for GISP.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) CISM

GISP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Information Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Security Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) CISM