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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 233 209 240
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +31
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 94 110 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 0.92% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.11% 4.08% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 72 84 77
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £85,000 £80,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3021 2694 2993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.83% 22.48% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2485 2382 2732
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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.

1 181 (72.98%) Information Security
2 133 (53.63%) Finance
3 98 (39.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 93 (37.50%) CISM
5 83 (33.47%) Management Information System
6 73 (29.44%) Risk Management
7 63 (25.40%) Banking
8 61 (24.60%) Degree
9 60 (24.19%) CISA
10 49 (19.76%) Windows
11 48 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
11 48 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
12 45 (18.15%) Firewall
13 41 (16.53%) ITIL
14 39 (15.73%) Oracle
15 37 (14.92%) CCNP
15 37 (14.92%) Security Management
16 36 (14.52%) Project Management
17 33 (13.31%) Security Architecture
18 32 (12.90%) Change Management
19 31 (12.50%) UNIX
20 29 (11.69%) Risk Assessment
20 29 (11.69%) SIEM
21 28 (11.29%) Identity Management
22 26 (10.48%) CCNA
23 25 (10.08%) GIAC
23 25 (10.08%) Computer Science
23 25 (10.08%) Performance Improvement
24 24 (9.68%) Linux
25 23 (9.27%) PCI DSS

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 3 (1.21%) IIS
2 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.42%) MS Office
3 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.81%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (18.15%) Firewall
2 20 (8.06%) Network Security
3 18 (7.26%) Wireshark
4 16 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (4.84%) VPN
6 10 (4.03%) LAN
7 9 (3.63%) WAN
8 7 (2.82%) Internet
9 5 (2.02%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.61%) Wireless
10 4 (1.61%) SAN
11 3 (1.21%) WLAN
11 3 (1.21%) LDAP
12 2 (0.81%) DNS
12 2 (0.81%) DHCP
12 2 (0.81%) HTTP
12 2 (0.81%) SSL
12 2 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.81%) Multicast
12 2 (0.81%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.23%) Data Mining
1 8 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.81%) MySQL
4 1 (0.40%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 9 (3.63%) Metasploit
General
1 133 (53.63%) Finance
2 63 (25.40%) Banking
3 22 (8.87%) Legal
4 9 (3.63%) Advertising
5 7 (2.82%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.02%) Retail
7 4 (1.61%) Law
7 4 (1.61%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (31.45%) Analyst
2 76 (30.65%) Security Analyst
3 55 (22.18%) Consultant
4 43 (17.34%) Security Manager
5 27 (10.89%) Security Consultant
5 27 (10.89%) Information Analyst
5 27 (10.89%) Information Security Analyst
6 24 (9.68%) Security Specialist
7 22 (8.87%) Architect
7 22 (8.87%) IT Security Analyst
8 21 (8.47%) Security Architect
9 20 (8.06%) IT Security Manager
10 17 (6.85%) Senior Consultant
11 15 (6.05%) Information Manager
11 15 (6.05%) Information Security Manager
12 12 (4.84%) Operations Analyst
12 12 (4.84%) Security Operations Analyst
13 10 (4.03%) Information Architect
13 10 (4.03%) Information Security Specialist
13 10 (4.03%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.24%) .NET
2 11 (4.44%) SailPoint
3 10 (4.03%) SAML
3 10 (4.03%) OAuth
4 9 (3.63%) OpenID
5 6 (2.42%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.81%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 83 (33.47%) Management Information System
2 25 (10.08%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.45%) Cryptography
4 10 (4.03%) PKI
5 6 (2.42%) PMI
6 5 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.21%) Derivative
7 3 (1.21%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.21%) CESG
8 1 (0.40%) iSeries
8 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.40%) SCADA
8 1 (0.40%) Life Science
8 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.40%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 49 (19.76%) Windows
2 31 (12.50%) UNIX
3 24 (9.68%) Linux
4 2 (0.81%) Solaris
5 1 (0.40%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (72.98%) Information Security
2 73 (29.44%) Risk Management
3 48 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
4 41 (16.53%) ITIL
5 37 (14.92%) Security Management
6 36 (14.52%) Project Management
7 33 (13.31%) Security Architecture
8 32 (12.90%) Change Management
9 29 (11.69%) Risk Assessment
9 29 (11.69%) SIEM
10 28 (11.29%) Identity Management
11 25 (10.08%) Performance Improvement
12 19 (7.66%) ISMS
12 19 (7.66%) PRINCE2
13 18 (7.26%) Information Security Management
13 18 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (6.85%) Service Management
15 16 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
15 16 (6.45%) Cyber Security
16 15 (6.05%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.26%) Java
2 15 (6.05%) Perl
3 9 (3.63%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.63%) C
3 9 (3.63%) C++
4 8 (3.23%) SQL
5 7 (2.82%) Python
6 2 (0.81%) C#
7 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.40%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 93 (37.50%) CISM
2 61 (24.60%) Degree
3 60 (24.19%) CISA
4 48 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (14.92%) CCNP
6 26 (10.48%) CCNA
7 25 (10.08%) GIAC
8 15 (6.05%) CEH
9 14 (5.65%) Security Cleared
10 13 (5.24%) CCSP
11 10 (4.03%) GCIH
11 10 (4.03%) SC Cleared
12 9 (3.63%) OSCP
13 8 (3.23%) MCSE
13 8 (3.23%) ISEB
13 8 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (2.82%) DV Cleared
14 7 (2.82%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (39.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (9.27%) PCI DSS
3 14 (5.65%) COBIT
4 5 (2.02%) QA
4 5 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.21%) SLA
6 1 (0.40%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 9 (3.63%) Nmap
2 8 (3.23%) Snort
3 6 (2.42%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.40%) vSphere
4 1 (0.40%) XenApp
4 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.40%) Nessus
Vendors
1 39 (15.73%) Oracle
2 21 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.66%) Cisco
3 19 (7.66%) Symantec
4 15 (6.05%) Splunk
5 12 (4.84%) McAfee
6 10 (4.03%) Sun
6 10 (4.03%) Cyber-Ark
7 9 (3.63%) Aveksa
8 7 (2.82%) ArcSight
8 7 (2.82%) LogLogic
8 7 (2.82%) Q1 Labs
8 7 (2.82%) Juniper
9 6 (2.42%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.42%) Sourcefire
10 3 (1.21%) Blue Coat
10 3 (1.21%) VMware
10 3 (1.21%) Citrix
11 2 (0.81%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.81%) Radianz
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000-80,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60K to 80K
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45K to 60K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago