The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 191 217 304
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +87
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 156 113 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.22% 0.95% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.15% 3.78% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 125 102 35
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,700 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.00%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3029 2991 3171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.75% 25.07% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2569 2582 2848
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,400 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CISSP
London

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in the City of London

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing CISSP 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 CISSP.

1 174 (67.44%) Information Security
2 106 (41.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 99 (38.37%) Finance
4 95 (36.82%) CISM
5 71 (27.52%) Banking
6 65 (25.19%) Management Information System
7 57 (22.09%) Degree
8 56 (21.71%) Risk Management
9 55 (21.32%) CISA
10 53 (20.54%) Firewall
11 50 (19.38%) Penetration Testing
12 49 (18.99%) Windows
13 40 (15.50%) ITIL
13 40 (15.50%) Cisco Certification
13 40 (15.50%) Security Architecture
14 39 (15.12%) Network Security
15 36 (13.95%) CEH
16 33 (12.79%) SIEM
17 32 (12.40%) PCI DSS
17 32 (12.40%) Oracle
17 32 (12.40%) Security Management
18 30 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
19 29 (11.24%) Linux
20 28 (10.85%) Project Management
21 27 (10.47%) Cyber Security
22 26 (10.08%) Legal
22 26 (10.08%) GIAC
23 25 (9.69%) Ethical Hacking
24 23 (8.91%) Cisco
25 22 (8.53%) UNIX

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing CISSP 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 CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.94%) IIS
2 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.94%) MS Office
2 4 (1.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) RMDS
2 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (20.54%) Firewall
2 39 (15.12%) Network Security
3 14 (5.43%) Internet
4 9 (3.49%) SSL
4 9 (3.49%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.49%) VPN
4 9 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (3.10%) BGP
6 7 (2.71%) OSPF
6 7 (2.71%) Wireshark
7 5 (1.94%) EIGRP
7 5 (1.94%) X.509
7 5 (1.94%) WAN
7 5 (1.94%) Wireless
8 4 (1.55%) IPsec
8 4 (1.55%) HTTP
9 3 (1.16%) LAN
9 3 (1.16%) LDAP
9 3 (1.16%) DNS
9 3 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.55%) Oracle Database
1 4 (1.55%) SQL Server
1 4 (1.55%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.16%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Metasploit
General
1 99 (38.37%) Finance
2 71 (27.52%) Banking
3 26 (10.08%) Legal
4 15 (5.81%) Investment Banking
5 14 (5.43%) Law
6 12 (4.65%) Advertising
7 8 (3.10%) Local Government
8 6 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.94%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.94%) Retail
10 2 (0.78%) Publishing
11 1 (0.39%) Billing
11 1 (0.39%) Marketing
11 1 (0.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 69 (26.74%) Analyst
2 65 (25.19%) Security Analyst
3 43 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 41 (15.89%) Consultant
5 38 (14.73%) Security Specialist
6 33 (12.79%) Architect
7 31 (12.02%) Security Architect
8 24 (9.30%) Security Consultant
9 21 (8.14%) Information Security Analyst
9 21 (8.14%) Information Analyst
10 19 (7.36%) Security Engineer
11 16 (6.20%) IT Security Manager
11 16 (6.20%) IT Security Analyst
12 12 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
13 11 (4.26%) Information Specialist
13 11 (4.26%) Information Security Manager
13 11 (4.26%) Information Manager
13 11 (4.26%) Security Officer
13 11 (4.26%) Information Security Specialist
14 9 (3.49%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.65%) .NET
2 7 (2.71%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.55%) SailPoint
3 4 (1.55%) OAuth
3 4 (1.55%) OpenID
3 4 (1.55%) SAML
4 2 (0.78%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 65 (25.19%) Management Information System
2 21 (8.14%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.43%) CESG
4 9 (3.49%) CESG CLAS
4 9 (3.49%) PKI
4 9 (3.49%) RMADS
5 7 (2.71%) Cryptography
5 7 (2.71%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (1.94%) PMI
7 3 (1.16%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.16%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.78%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.39%) Equities
9 1 (0.39%) Derivative
9 1 (0.39%) Life Science
9 1 (0.39%) Open Source
9 1 (0.39%) iSeries
9 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (18.99%) Windows
2 29 (11.24%) Linux
3 22 (8.53%) UNIX
4 2 (0.78%) Android
4 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (67.44%) Information Security
2 56 (21.71%) Risk Management
3 50 (19.38%) Penetration Testing
4 40 (15.50%) ITIL
4 40 (15.50%) Security Architecture
5 33 (12.79%) SIEM
6 32 (12.40%) Security Management
7 30 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
8 28 (10.85%) Project Management
9 27 (10.47%) Cyber Security
10 25 (9.69%) Ethical Hacking
11 21 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (7.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 17 (6.59%) Service Management
13 17 (6.59%) Change Management
14 16 (6.20%) PRINCE2
14 16 (6.20%) Vulnerability Management
14 16 (6.20%) Data Protection
15 14 (5.43%) Risk Analysis
15 14 (5.43%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.26%) PowerShell
2 8 (3.10%) Perl
2 8 (3.10%) Java
3 5 (1.94%) C
3 5 (1.94%) SQL
4 3 (1.16%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.78%) Python
6 1 (0.39%) C++
6 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.39%) Korn
Qualifications
1 95 (36.82%) CISM
2 57 (22.09%) Degree
3 55 (21.32%) CISA
4 40 (15.50%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (13.95%) CEH
6 26 (10.08%) GIAC
7 21 (8.14%) CCNP
8 18 (6.98%) CCNA
9 15 (5.81%) CCIE
10 13 (5.04%) CRISC
11 9 (3.49%) CCSP
11 9 (3.49%) Security+ Certification
12 8 (3.10%) ISSAP
12 8 (3.10%) SSCP
13 7 (2.71%) PMI Certification
13 7 (2.71%) CSSLP
13 7 (2.71%) Security Cleared
14 6 (2.33%) GCIH
14 6 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (41.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (12.40%) PCI DSS
3 16 (6.20%) COBIT
4 5 (1.94%) SLA
5 3 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.16%) QA
5 3 (1.16%) CESG Infosec
6 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.39%) BS25999
System Software
1 12 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.16%) Snort
3 2 (0.78%) Nmap
3 2 (0.78%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (3.88%) Nessus
2 8 (3.10%) Tivoli
3 6 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (2.33%) WSUS
4 2 (0.78%) SCCM
5 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.39%) OpenView
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 32 (12.40%) Oracle
2 23 (8.91%) Cisco
3 20 (7.75%) McAfee
4 17 (6.59%) Microsoft
5 13 (5.04%) Splunk
6 12 (4.65%) Q1 Labs
6 12 (4.65%) Cyber-Ark
7 10 (3.88%) CA
7 10 (3.88%) Symantec
8 8 (3.10%) Juniper
9 7 (2.71%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.71%) Blue Coat
10 6 (2.33%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.55%) ArcSight
11 4 (1.55%) Aveksa
11 4 (1.55%) Citrix
12 3 (1.16%) Qualys
12 3 (1.16%) LogLogic
13 2 (0.78%) Tradeweb
13 2 (0.78%) SolarWinds
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £57000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum Overtime + CCIE Sponsorship
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: £55k - £61k per annum + 25% bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £46000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, 30 Days hol+more
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £46000 - £55000 per annum + Pension,30 Days hol+more
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 28 days ago
City of London
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 28 days ago
City of London
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 30+ days ago