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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 127 165 169
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +4
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 104 98 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.96% 1.42% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.17% 5.77% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 86 94 151
Median salary £67,500 £70,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £105,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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
1273 1699 2707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.96% 24.59% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1475 2325
Median salary £57,500 £53,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 4 December 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 4 December 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.

1 156 (75.36%) Information Security
2 132 (63.77%) CISM
3 77 (37.20%) CISA
4 73 (35.27%) Cybersecurity
5 69 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 66 (31.88%) Finance
7 57 (27.54%) Risk Management
8 44 (21.26%) Management Information System
9 42 (20.29%) Degree
10 41 (19.81%) Data Protection
10 41 (19.81%) Security Architecture
11 38 (18.36%) Penetration Testing
12 36 (17.39%) Firewall
13 33 (15.94%) Banking
14 31 (14.98%) PCI DSS
15 29 (14.01%) Risk Assessment
16 28 (13.53%) Security Management
16 28 (13.53%) Security Operations
17 27 (13.04%) Legal
17 27 (13.04%) COBIT
18 26 (12.56%) SIEM
19 25 (12.08%) CRISC
19 25 (12.08%) Computer Science
20 24 (11.59%) GIAC
21 23 (11.11%) ITIL
21 23 (11.11%) CEH
22 22 (10.63%) SANS
22 22 (10.63%) Windows
23 19 (9.18%) Network Security
23 19 (9.18%) Vulnerability Management

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 3 (1.45%) IIS
1 3 (1.45%) JBoss
1 3 (1.45%) WebLogic
1 3 (1.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) MS Project
3 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.86%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 3 (1.45%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.45%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (17.39%) Firewall
2 19 (9.18%) Network Security
3 16 (7.73%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (4.83%) DNS
5 8 (3.86%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.38%) HTTP
6 7 (3.38%) Wireless
7 5 (2.42%) DHCP
8 4 (1.93%) MPLS
9 3 (1.45%) VoIP
9 3 (1.45%) Wireless Security
10 2 (0.97%) LDAP
10 2 (0.97%) SAN
10 2 (0.97%) VPN
10 2 (0.97%) Wideband
11 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.48%) LAN
11 1 (0.48%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.45%) Big Data
2 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (1.45%) AppScan
1 3 (1.45%) Burp Suite
1 3 (1.45%) Paros
2 2 (0.97%) Subversion
General
1 66 (31.88%) Finance
2 33 (15.94%) Banking
3 27 (13.04%) Legal
4 10 (4.83%) Retail
5 9 (4.35%) Law
6 3 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.97%) German Language
7 2 (0.97%) Local Government
7 2 (0.97%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (25.60%) Analyst
1 53 (25.60%) Security Analyst
2 43 (20.77%) Security Manager
3 33 (15.94%) Consultant
4 32 (15.46%) Security Officer
5 24 (11.59%) Architect
5 24 (11.59%) Security Architect
6 23 (11.11%) CISSP Analyst
7 22 (10.63%) Information Security Manager
7 22 (10.63%) IT Analyst
7 22 (10.63%) IT Security Analyst
8 21 (10.14%) Information Manager
9 19 (9.18%) Security Consultant
10 17 (8.21%) IT Security Officer
11 16 (7.73%) Information Analyst
11 16 (7.73%) Information Security Analyst
12 13 (6.28%) Information Officer
12 13 (6.28%) Information Security Officer
13 11 (5.31%) Security Specialist
14 9 (4.35%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.93%) SailPoint
2 2 (0.97%) J2EE
2 2 (0.97%) RESTful
3 1 (0.48%) .NET
3 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.26%) Management Information System
2 25 (12.08%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.73%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (2.42%) CESG
6 4 (1.93%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.93%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (1.93%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.45%) BYOD
7 3 (1.45%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.45%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.97%) Statistics
9 1 (0.48%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) Social Media
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.63%) Windows
2 15 (7.25%) Linux
3 6 (2.90%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.93%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.93%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (75.36%) Information Security
2 73 (35.27%) Cybersecurity
3 57 (27.54%) Risk Management
4 41 (19.81%) Data Protection
4 41 (19.81%) Security Architecture
5 38 (18.36%) Penetration Testing
6 29 (14.01%) Risk Assessment
7 28 (13.53%) Security Management
7 28 (13.53%) Security Operations
8 26 (12.56%) SIEM
9 23 (11.11%) ITIL
10 19 (9.18%) Vulnerability Management
11 18 (8.70%) Identity Access Management
11 18 (8.70%) Service Management
12 17 (8.21%) Change Control
13 16 (7.73%) Information Security Management
14 15 (7.25%) Project Management
14 15 (7.25%) Risk Analysis
15 14 (6.76%) Business Continuity
15 14 (6.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.25%) C
2 11 (5.31%) Java
3 10 (4.83%) SQL
4 6 (2.90%) C++
5 5 (2.42%) C#
6 4 (1.93%) Python
7 3 (1.45%) PHP
7 3 (1.45%) Ruby
8 2 (0.97%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.97%) Perl
8 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.48%) Korn
Qualifications
1 132 (63.77%) CISM
2 77 (37.20%) CISA
3 42 (20.29%) Degree
4 25 (12.08%) CRISC
5 24 (11.59%) GIAC
6 23 (11.11%) CEH
7 22 (10.63%) SANS
8 10 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (3.38%) CompTIA Security+
9 7 (3.38%) CSSLP
9 7 (3.38%) GSEC
9 7 (3.38%) Security Cleared
9 7 (3.38%) Security+ Certification
10 6 (2.90%) CCIE
11 5 (2.42%) CGEIT
11 5 (2.42%) GCIH
11 5 (2.42%) ISACA
11 5 (2.42%) ISSAP
11 5 (2.42%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.93%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (14.98%) PCI DSS
3 27 (13.04%) COBIT
4 6 (2.90%) ISO27002
5 5 (2.42%) QA
6 4 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 4 (1.93%) ISO27005
6 4 (1.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.93%) SLA
7 1 (0.48%) BS25999
7 1 (0.48%) BS7799
7 1 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.48%) ISO22301
System Software
1 12 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) NFS
2 1 (0.48%) Samba
2 1 (0.48%) Snort
2 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.38%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.45%) HP Fortify
2 3 (1.45%) WebInspect
3 2 (0.97%) Nessus
3 2 (0.97%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.48%) Ansible
4 1 (0.48%) Nagios
4 1 (0.48%) Puppet
4 1 (0.48%) SCCM
4 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (6.76%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.80%) Intel Security
3 10 (4.83%) FireEye
4 9 (4.35%) Blue Coat
4 9 (4.35%) Cyber-Ark
4 9 (4.35%) Qualys
5 8 (3.86%) Cisco
6 7 (3.38%) Splunk
7 5 (2.42%) Palo Alto
8 4 (1.93%) Apple
8 4 (1.93%) Juniper
9 3 (1.45%) HP
10 2 (0.97%) Forcepoint
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle
10 2 (0.97%) Varonis
10 2 (0.97%) VMware
11 1 (0.48%) AlienVault
11 1 (0.48%) EMC
11 1 (0.48%) NetApp
11 1 (0.48%) SolarWinds
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £120,000 - £160,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000K - £70,000K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 24 days ago