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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
London / City of London
Rank 146 160 197
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +37
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 73 106 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.48% 1.55% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.08% 5.93% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 71 99 87
Median salary £68,000 £61,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.47% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.90% -

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
1201 1788 2620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.31% 26.15% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1587 2213
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
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 25 February 2017.

CISSP Salary Histogram in the City of London

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 146 (80.66%) Information Security
2 124 (68.51%) CISM
3 74 (40.88%) Cybersecurity
4 72 (39.78%) CISA
5 58 (32.04%) Management Information System
5 58 (32.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 56 (30.94%) Risk Management
7 47 (25.97%) Finance
8 38 (20.99%) Legal
9 37 (20.44%) Security Architecture
9 37 (20.44%) SIEM
10 36 (19.89%) Data Protection
10 36 (19.89%) Degree
10 36 (19.89%) Firewall
11 30 (16.57%) Penetration Testing
12 28 (15.47%) SANS
13 27 (14.92%) Security Operations
14 24 (13.26%) Security Management
15 23 (12.71%) Identity Access Management
16 22 (12.15%) Banking
17 21 (11.60%) Computer Science
17 21 (11.60%) Network Security
18 19 (10.50%) COBIT
19 18 (9.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 18 (9.94%) GIAC
19 18 (9.94%) Microsoft
20 17 (9.39%) Risk Assessment
20 17 (9.39%) CRISC
20 17 (9.39%) Vulnerability Management
21 16 (8.84%) Service 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 (1.66%) JBoss
1 3 (1.66%) WebLogic
1 3 (1.66%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) MS Project
3 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.31%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 3 (1.66%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.66%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (19.89%) Firewall
2 21 (11.60%) Network Security
3 15 (8.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (2.76%) HTTP
5 4 (2.21%) LDAP
5 4 (2.21%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.21%) Wireless
5 4 (2.21%) Wireless Security
6 3 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.66%) Internet
6 3 (1.66%) LAN
7 2 (1.10%) FTP
7 2 (1.10%) SAN
7 2 (1.10%) SMTP
7 2 (1.10%) SSH
7 2 (1.10%) VPN
7 2 (1.10%) WAN
7 2 (1.10%) Wideband
7 2 (1.10%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.21%) Big Data
2 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Burp Suite
2 4 (2.21%) AppScan
3 3 (1.66%) Metasploit
3 3 (1.66%) Paros
4 2 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 47 (25.97%) Finance
2 38 (20.99%) Legal
3 22 (12.15%) Banking
4 6 (3.31%) Law
5 5 (2.76%) Retail
6 3 (1.66%) Local Government
7 2 (1.10%) German Language
7 2 (1.10%) Marketing
7 2 (1.10%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (25.41%) Security Manager
2 41 (22.65%) Analyst
3 36 (19.89%) Security Analyst
4 27 (14.92%) Information Manager
5 26 (14.36%) Information Security Manager
5 26 (14.36%) Security Officer
6 19 (10.50%) Risk Manager
7 17 (9.39%) Architect
7 17 (9.39%) Security Architect
8 16 (8.84%) Consultant
9 15 (8.29%) IT Analyst
9 15 (8.29%) IT Security Analyst
10 14 (7.73%) Security Specialist
11 13 (7.18%) CISSP Analyst
11 13 (7.18%) Information Analyst
11 13 (7.18%) Information Officer
11 13 (7.18%) Information Security Analyst
11 13 (7.18%) Information Security Officer
12 12 (6.63%) Cybersecurity Manager
12 12 (6.63%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.21%) SailPoint
2 2 (1.10%) J2EE
2 2 (1.10%) RESTful
3 1 (0.55%) .NET
3 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 58 (32.04%) Management Information System
2 21 (11.60%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.84%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.87%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (3.87%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (3.31%) CESG
6 4 (2.21%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.66%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.66%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.10%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.55%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.55%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.55%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.55%) Life Science
9 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.73%) Windows
2 10 (5.52%) Linux
3 9 (4.97%) Unix
4 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (80.66%) Information Security
2 74 (40.88%) Cybersecurity
3 56 (30.94%) Risk Management
4 37 (20.44%) Security Architecture
4 37 (20.44%) SIEM
5 36 (19.89%) Data Protection
6 30 (16.57%) Penetration Testing
7 27 (14.92%) Security Operations
8 24 (13.26%) Security Management
9 23 (12.71%) Identity Access Management
10 18 (9.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 17 (9.39%) Risk Assessment
11 17 (9.39%) Vulnerability Management
12 16 (8.84%) ITIL
12 16 (8.84%) Security Testing
12 16 (8.84%) Service Management
13 15 (8.29%) Change Control
13 15 (8.29%) Information Security Management
14 12 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.97%) Java
2 8 (4.42%) SQL
3 6 (3.31%) C
4 4 (2.21%) C++
4 4 (2.21%) Python
5 3 (1.66%) C#
5 3 (1.66%) Perl
6 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.10%) PHP
6 2 (1.10%) Ruby
7 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 124 (68.51%) CISM
2 72 (39.78%) CISA
3 36 (19.89%) Degree
4 28 (15.47%) SANS
5 18 (9.94%) GIAC
6 17 (9.39%) CRISC
7 16 (8.84%) CEH
8 11 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (5.52%) Security Cleared
10 8 (4.42%) GSEC
10 8 (4.42%) SC Cleared
11 7 (3.87%) CCNA
12 6 (3.31%) GCIH
13 5 (2.76%) CCIE
13 5 (2.76%) GCIA
14 4 (2.21%) CCNP
14 4 (2.21%) CREST Certified
14 4 (2.21%) CSSLP
14 4 (2.21%) GCED
14 4 (2.21%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (32.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (10.50%) COBIT
3 12 (6.63%) PCI DSS
4 9 (4.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (4.42%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (2.76%) SLA
7 4 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (2.21%) ISO27002
8 2 (1.10%) GDPR
8 2 (1.10%) ISO27005
8 2 (1.10%) QA
9 1 (0.55%) BS25999
9 1 (0.55%) BS7799
9 1 (0.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.55%) ISO22301
System Software
1 4 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.87%) Nessus
2 4 (2.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (1.66%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 3 (1.66%) HP Fortify
3 3 (1.66%) WebInspect
4 2 (1.10%) Nmap
5 1 (0.55%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.76%) CyberArk
3 4 (2.21%) Cisco
4 3 (1.66%) CheckPoint
4 3 (1.66%) HP
4 3 (1.66%) Intel Security
4 3 (1.66%) Palo Alto
4 3 (1.66%) Qualys
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle
5 2 (1.10%) Splunk
5 2 (1.10%) Varonis
6 1 (0.55%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.55%) Citrix
6 1 (0.55%) FireEye
6 1 (0.55%) IBM
6 1 (0.55%) Juniper
6 1 (0.55%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.55%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.55%) Symantec
6 1 (0.55%) VMware
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
City of Westminster
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £110,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Shares
Posted: 26 days ago