The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 142 203 223
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +20
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 106 87 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.77% 1.00% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.24% 4.22% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 87 77 85
Median salary £65,500 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.96% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,860 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,750 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.76%
CISSP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1286 2061 2844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 21.53% 23.72% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1768 2331
Median salary £58,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,010 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CISSP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the City of London region.

CISSP Salary Trend in the City of London

CISSP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in the City of London

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 138 (69.35%) Information Security
2 123 (61.81%) CISM
3 80 (40.20%) Finance
4 69 (34.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 68 (34.17%) CISA
6 64 (32.16%) Cybersecurity
7 59 (29.65%) Risk Management
8 48 (24.12%) Degree
9 45 (22.61%) Penetration Testing
10 43 (21.61%) Firewall
11 40 (20.10%) Data Protection
12 39 (19.60%) CRISC
13 36 (18.09%) PCI DSS
14 34 (17.09%) Banking
15 33 (16.58%) Management Information System
16 31 (15.58%) SIEM
17 30 (15.08%) Windows
18 29 (14.57%) CEH
19 27 (13.57%) Security Architecture
20 26 (13.07%) Risk Assessment
21 25 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
22 24 (12.06%) Linux
22 24 (12.06%) COBIT
23 23 (11.56%) GIAC
24 22 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
25 21 (10.55%) Network Security
25 21 (10.55%) Security Management
26 20 (10.05%) ITIL
26 20 (10.05%) Security Testing
26 20 (10.05%) Computer Science

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (1.01%) IIS
2 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.51%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (21.61%) Firewall
2 21 (10.55%) Network Security
3 13 (6.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (6.03%) TCP/IP
5 11 (5.53%) DNS
5 11 (5.53%) HTTP
6 7 (3.52%) MPLS
7 6 (3.02%) DHCP
8 5 (2.51%) Wireless
9 4 (2.01%) VPN
10 3 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.51%) LAN
10 3 (1.51%) VoIP
11 2 (1.01%) DSL
11 2 (1.01%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.01%) IPsec
11 2 (1.01%) ISDN
11 2 (1.01%) SNMP
11 2 (1.01%) WAN
11 2 (1.01%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.50%) Big Data
1 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.01%) AppScan
General
1 80 (40.20%) Finance
2 34 (17.09%) Banking
3 14 (7.04%) Legal
4 10 (5.03%) Retail
5 8 (4.02%) Financial Institution
5 8 (4.02%) Law
6 5 (2.51%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.01%) Back Office
9 1 (0.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 48 (24.12%) Analyst
1 48 (24.12%) Security Analyst
2 39 (19.60%) Security Manager
3 36 (18.09%) Consultant
4 28 (14.07%) Security Officer
5 24 (12.06%) Architect
5 24 (12.06%) Security Architect
6 23 (11.56%) Security Consultant
7 19 (9.55%) IT Analyst
7 19 (9.55%) IT Security Analyst
8 18 (9.05%) IT Security Officer
9 17 (8.54%) IT Manager
10 16 (8.04%) CISSP Analyst
10 16 (8.04%) Information Analyst
10 16 (8.04%) Information Security Analyst
10 16 (8.04%) IT Security Manager
11 15 (7.54%) Security Specialist
12 14 (7.04%) CISSP Architect
13 13 (6.53%) Information Security Manager
14 12 (6.03%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.01%) Middleware
2 1 (0.50%) .NET
2 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.58%) Management Information System
2 20 (10.05%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.54%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (4.52%) BYOD
4 9 (4.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.02%) Cyber Attack
6 6 (3.02%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.51%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (2.01%) Cryptography
8 4 (2.01%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.01%) CESG
9 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.01%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.01%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.01%) Statistics
10 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.08%) Windows
2 24 (12.06%) Linux
3 9 (4.52%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.52%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.52%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (69.35%) Information Security
2 64 (32.16%) Cybersecurity
3 59 (29.65%) Risk Management
4 45 (22.61%) Penetration Testing
5 40 (20.10%) Data Protection
6 31 (15.58%) SIEM
7 27 (13.57%) Security Architecture
8 26 (13.07%) Risk Assessment
9 25 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (10.55%) Security Management
12 20 (10.05%) ITIL
12 20 (10.05%) Security Testing
13 19 (9.55%) Project Management
13 19 (9.55%) Security Operations
14 18 (9.05%) Vulnerability Management
15 16 (8.04%) TOGAF
16 15 (7.54%) OWASP
17 14 (7.04%) Incident Management
17 14 (7.04%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.04%) C
2 8 (4.02%) SQL
3 5 (2.51%) C#
3 5 (2.51%) Python
4 4 (2.01%) C++
4 4 (2.01%) Java
5 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.01%) Perl
5 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.50%) Korn
6 1 (0.50%) PHP
6 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 123 (61.81%) CISM
2 68 (34.17%) CISA
3 48 (24.12%) Degree
4 39 (19.60%) CRISC
5 29 (14.57%) CEH
6 23 (11.56%) GIAC
7 15 (7.54%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (7.04%) SANS
9 12 (6.03%) Security Cleared
10 9 (4.52%) SSCP
11 8 (4.02%) CompTIA Security+
11 8 (4.02%) SC Cleared
11 8 (4.02%) Security+ Certification
12 7 (3.52%) CCNA
12 7 (3.52%) CGEIT
13 6 (3.02%) CCIE
13 6 (3.02%) GCIH
14 5 (2.51%) CCNP
14 5 (2.51%) GSEC
15 4 (2.01%) CASP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (34.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (18.09%) PCI DSS
3 24 (12.06%) COBIT
4 9 (4.52%) ISO27002
5 6 (3.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (2.01%) ISO27005
7 3 (1.51%) QA
8 1 (0.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 16 (8.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) NFS
3 1 (0.50%) Samba
3 1 (0.50%) Snort
3 1 (0.50%) vCloud
3 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (4.52%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.51%) Nessus
3 2 (1.01%) Ansible
3 2 (1.01%) HP Fortify
3 2 (1.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.01%) Puppet
4 1 (0.50%) Nagios
4 1 (0.50%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.50%) SCCM
4 1 (0.50%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (7.54%) Cisco
2 14 (7.04%) Intel Security
3 13 (6.53%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.03%) FireEye
4 10 (5.03%) Qualys
5 9 (4.52%) Blue Coat
6 7 (3.52%) Apple
6 7 (3.52%) Splunk
7 6 (3.02%) Cyber-Ark
8 5 (2.51%) Juniper
9 4 (2.01%) Palo Alto
10 3 (1.51%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.51%) Forcepoint
10 3 (1.51%) VMware
11 2 (1.01%) Citrix
11 2 (1.01%) IBM
11 2 (1.01%) Veracode
12 1 (0.50%) AlienVault
12 1 (0.50%) LogRhythm
12 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £highly competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £110,000 (DOE) + attractive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £73,000 + incredible package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £73,000 + incredible package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: 15 days ago