The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GISP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Information Security Professional (GISP)
UK
Rank 856 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing GISP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.005% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21051 28584 29068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.78% 27.76% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16599 22917 22807
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GISP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing GISP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for GISP in the UK

GISP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GISP in the UK

GISP
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GISP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 1 - - 1
England - 1 - - 1

GISP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 4 (80.00%) GIAC
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Forensic Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) CRISC
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
4 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) Network Packet Capture

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) SOC Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Blog
1 1 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Forensic Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Network Packet Capture
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Threat Detection
4 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) GIAC
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) CRISC
4 1 (20.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £650000 per annum + competitive package
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