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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 172 146 227
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +81
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 87 176 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.32% 1.73% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.61% 6.87% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80 137 102
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,825 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £86,000 £84,750
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £53,272 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.46%
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
1552 2562 3092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.49% 25.19% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1390 2194 2615
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 May 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 May 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.

1 146 (76.44%) Information Security
2 119 (62.30%) CISM
3 86 (45.03%) Finance
4 79 (41.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 66 (34.55%) CISA
6 63 (32.98%) Degree
6 63 (32.98%) Cybersecurity
7 56 (29.32%) Risk Management
8 42 (21.99%) Management Information System
8 42 (21.99%) Network Security
9 41 (21.47%) Data Protection
10 32 (16.75%) CRISC
11 31 (16.23%) ITIL
12 30 (15.71%) Security Management
12 30 (15.71%) Firewall
13 28 (14.66%) Penetration Testing
14 25 (13.09%) Information Security Management
14 25 (13.09%) Risk Assessment
15 24 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (12.57%) Information Assurance
16 23 (12.04%) Security Architecture
16 23 (12.04%) PCI DSS
16 23 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (11.52%) SIEM
18 21 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
19 20 (10.47%) ISMS
19 20 (10.47%) CEH
20 19 (9.95%) Banking
20 19 (9.95%) Mathematics
20 19 (9.95%) Legal

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 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.52%) IaaS
2 1 (0.52%) Office 365
2 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (21.99%) Network Security
2 30 (15.71%) Firewall
3 13 (6.81%) Internet
4 10 (5.24%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (4.71%) HTTP
6 8 (4.19%) WAN
7 7 (3.66%) LAN
8 6 (3.14%) MPLS
9 5 (2.62%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (2.62%) ISDN
10 4 (2.09%) DSL
10 4 (2.09%) Extranet
10 4 (2.09%) VPN
11 3 (1.57%) TCP/IP
11 3 (1.57%) Wireless
12 2 (1.05%) BGP
12 2 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (1.05%) EIGRP
13 1 (0.52%) HSRP
13 1 (0.52%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 2 (1.05%) AppScan
General
1 86 (45.03%) Finance
2 19 (9.95%) Banking
2 19 (9.95%) Legal
3 16 (8.38%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.19%) Financial Institution
5 7 (3.66%) Aerospace
5 7 (3.66%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.66%) Retail
6 5 (2.62%) Law
7 4 (2.09%) Marketing
8 2 (1.05%) Back Office
8 2 (1.05%) Electronics
8 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Front Office
9 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (24.61%) Analyst
2 46 (24.08%) Security Analyst
3 42 (21.99%) Consultant
4 34 (17.80%) Information Analyst
4 34 (17.80%) Information Security Analyst
5 33 (17.28%) Security Consultant
6 24 (12.57%) Security Manager
7 19 (9.95%) Architect
7 19 (9.95%) Security Architect
8 18 (9.42%) Security Officer
9 15 (7.85%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 15 (7.85%) IT Manager
10 13 (6.81%) CISSP Consultant
11 12 (6.28%) CISSP Architect
11 12 (6.28%) IT Security Manager
11 12 (6.28%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (6.28%) Senior Security Analyst
12 10 (5.24%) CISSP Analyst
12 10 (5.24%) Information Security Architect
12 10 (5.24%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.62%) WSH
2 2 (1.05%) Middleware
3 1 (0.52%) Web Services
3 1 (0.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.99%) Management Information System
2 23 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.95%) Mathematics
4 15 (7.85%) Computer Science
5 14 (7.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 11 (5.76%) Data Protection Act
7 10 (5.24%) Cryptography
8 9 (4.71%) Cyber Attack
9 8 (4.19%) BYOD
9 8 (4.19%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (2.62%) CESG
10 5 (2.62%) Data Conversion
11 4 (2.09%) CESG CLAS
11 4 (2.09%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.52%) Beowulf
12 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.52%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.52%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.95%) Windows
2 11 (5.76%) Linux
3 8 (4.19%) Unix
4 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.05%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (76.44%) Information Security
2 63 (32.98%) Cybersecurity
3 56 (29.32%) Risk Management
4 41 (21.47%) Data Protection
5 31 (16.23%) ITIL
6 30 (15.71%) Security Management
7 28 (14.66%) Penetration Testing
8 25 (13.09%) Information Security Management
8 25 (13.09%) Risk Assessment
9 24 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (12.57%) Information Assurance
10 23 (12.04%) Security Architecture
11 22 (11.52%) SIEM
12 21 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (10.47%) ISMS
14 18 (9.42%) Security Operations
15 17 (8.90%) Identity Management
16 14 (7.33%) Ethical Hacking
16 14 (7.33%) Project Management
16 14 (7.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.19%) Python
2 7 (3.66%) Perl
3 5 (2.62%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.62%) Ruby
4 2 (1.05%) C
4 2 (1.05%) SQL
5 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 119 (62.30%) CISM
2 66 (34.55%) CISA
3 63 (32.98%) Degree
4 32 (16.75%) CRISC
5 20 (10.47%) CEH
6 19 (9.95%) CLAS
6 19 (9.95%) GIAC
7 16 (8.38%) CESG Certified Professional
7 16 (8.38%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (8.38%) SANS
8 14 (7.33%) Security Cleared
8 14 (7.33%) SSCP
9 10 (5.24%) CISMP
10 9 (4.71%) EnCE
10 9 (4.71%) SC Cleared
11 8 (4.19%) ISACA
11 8 (4.19%) ISEB
12 7 (3.66%) CCNA
12 7 (3.66%) GCIH
13 6 (3.14%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (41.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (12.04%) PCI DSS
3 15 (7.85%) COBIT
4 5 (2.62%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (1.57%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.57%) ISO22301
6 2 (1.05%) Government Security Classifications
6 2 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.52%) ISO27002
System Software
1 5 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.05%) Snort
3 1 (0.52%) vCloud
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.62%) Nessus
2 3 (1.57%) EnCase
3 2 (1.05%) HP Fortify
3 2 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.52%) Ansible
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.52%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.52%) Puppet
4 1 (0.52%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 17 (8.90%) Cisco
2 7 (3.66%) CheckPoint
3 5 (2.62%) SAP
4 4 (2.09%) HP
4 4 (2.09%) Intel Security
4 4 (2.09%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.09%) VMware
5 3 (1.57%) Fortinet
5 3 (1.57%) Juniper
6 2 (1.05%) Apple
6 2 (1.05%) IBM
6 2 (1.05%) Veracode
7 1 (0.52%) Citrix
7 1 (0.52%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (0.52%) Dell
7 1 (0.52%) F5
7 1 (0.52%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.52%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.52%) Qualys
7 1 (0.52%) Remedy
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
harringtonstarr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + 27 days hol + bens.
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £95000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £48500.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago