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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 151 180 218
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +38
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 116 148 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.74% 1.42% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.63% 5.67% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 110 115 84
Average salary £61,000 £57,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.08% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £46,800
10% offered a salary of more than £100,300 £90,000 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
1749 2609 2623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.20% 25.12% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 2248 2223
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, 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.

1 150 (76.53%) Information Security
2 138 (70.41%) CISM
3 94 (47.96%) CISA
4 76 (38.78%) Finance
5 71 (36.22%) Degree
6 64 (32.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 63 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
8 57 (29.08%) Risk Management
9 42 (21.43%) ITIL
10 41 (20.92%) Security Management
11 38 (19.39%) Management Information System
12 35 (17.86%) Banking
13 34 (17.35%) COBIT
13 34 (17.35%) Network Security
13 34 (17.35%) PCI DSS
14 33 (16.84%) Information Security Management
15 32 (16.33%) Firewall
16 30 (15.31%) Data Protection
17 27 (13.78%) Security Architecture
17 27 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
18 25 (12.76%) Risk Assessment
18 25 (12.76%) Legal
19 24 (12.24%) GIAC
20 23 (11.73%) ISMS
20 23 (11.73%) Mathematics
20 23 (11.73%) CRISC
21 22 (11.22%) Computer Science
21 22 (11.22%) Information Assurance
21 22 (11.22%) Identity Management
22 21 (10.71%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (1.53%) Apache Pig
1 3 (1.53%) IIS
1 3 (1.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.02%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.02%) MS Office
1 2 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.53%) Office 365
4 1 (0.51%) IaaS
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
4 1 (0.51%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.35%) Network Security
2 32 (16.33%) Firewall
3 15 (7.65%) Internet
4 6 (3.06%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (2.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.02%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (1.02%) DHCP
6 2 (1.02%) DNS
6 2 (1.02%) Junos
6 2 (1.02%) MPLS
6 2 (1.02%) VLAN
6 2 (1.02%) WAN
7 1 (0.51%) DMZ
7 1 (0.51%) Intranet
7 1 (0.51%) LAN
7 1 (0.51%) SSL
7 1 (0.51%) VPN
7 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.53%) Apache Hive
1 3 (1.53%) Big Data
1 3 (1.53%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.51%) SQL Server
General
1 76 (38.78%) Finance
2 35 (17.86%) Banking
3 25 (12.76%) Legal
4 19 (9.69%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.08%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.57%) Aerospace
6 7 (3.57%) Law
6 7 (3.57%) Retail
7 4 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.53%) Marketing
9 2 (1.02%) French Language
9 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.51%) Electronics
10 1 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 40 (20.41%) Analyst
2 36 (18.37%) Consultant
2 36 (18.37%) Security Analyst
3 27 (13.78%) Security Consultant
3 27 (13.78%) Security Manager
4 24 (12.24%) Information Analyst
4 24 (12.24%) Information Security Analyst
5 20 (10.20%) Risk Manager
6 17 (8.67%) Information Manager
7 16 (8.16%) Information Security Manager
8 14 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
8 14 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
9 13 (6.63%) Architect
9 13 (6.63%) IT Analyst
9 13 (6.63%) Security Architect
10 12 (6.12%) CISSP Consultant
10 12 (6.12%) IT Manager
11 11 (5.61%) IT Risk Manager
11 11 (5.61%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.53%) Java EE
1 3 (1.53%) STL
2 2 (1.02%) WSH
3 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.39%) Management Information System
2 27 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (11.73%) Mathematics
4 22 (11.22%) Computer Science
5 13 (6.63%) Cryptography
6 12 (6.12%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (5.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (3.06%) CESG
8 6 (3.06%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (2.55%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (1.53%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (1.53%) Equities
10 3 (1.53%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.53%) SCADA
10 3 (1.53%) Smart Meter
11 2 (1.02%) Cybercrime
11 2 (1.02%) Data Conversion
11 2 (1.02%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.51%) Economics
12 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.71%) Windows
2 12 (6.12%) Unix
3 10 (5.10%) Linux
4 3 (1.53%) Android
4 3 (1.53%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.02%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (76.53%) Information Security
2 63 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
3 57 (29.08%) Risk Management
4 42 (21.43%) ITIL
5 41 (20.92%) Security Management
6 33 (16.84%) Information Security Management
7 30 (15.31%) Data Protection
8 27 (13.78%) Security Architecture
9 25 (12.76%) Risk Assessment
10 23 (11.73%) ISMS
11 22 (11.22%) Identity Management
11 22 (11.22%) Information Assurance
12 21 (10.71%) SIEM
13 19 (9.69%) Security Operations
14 16 (8.16%) Penetration Testing
15 15 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (7.65%) Internal Audit
15 15 (7.65%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 13 (6.63%) Threat Analysis
17 12 (6.12%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.53%) C
1 3 (1.53%) C#
1 3 (1.53%) C++
1 3 (1.53%) Java
1 3 (1.53%) Objective-C
1 3 (1.53%) SQL
2 2 (1.02%) Perl
2 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.02%) Python
2 2 (1.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 138 (70.41%) CISM
2 94 (47.96%) CISA
3 71 (36.22%) Degree
4 24 (12.24%) GIAC
5 23 (11.73%) CRISC
6 19 (9.69%) CESG Certified Professional
7 18 (9.18%) CEH
8 17 (8.67%) CLAS
8 17 (8.67%) SANS
9 12 (6.12%) Security Cleared
10 9 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (4.08%) ISACA
12 7 (3.57%) CISMP
12 7 (3.57%) EnCE
12 7 (3.57%) ISEB
12 7 (3.57%) SSCP
13 6 (3.06%) CCNA
14 5 (2.55%) GCFA
14 5 (2.55%) GREM
14 5 (2.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (32.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (17.35%) COBIT
2 34 (17.35%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (2.04%) ISO27002
5 3 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.51%) BS25999
6 1 (0.51%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.51%) QA
6 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.02%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (2.04%) EnCase
1 4 (2.04%) Nessus
2 2 (1.02%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 11 (5.61%) Intel Security
2 8 (4.08%) Cisco
3 5 (2.55%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.04%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.02%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.02%) Juniper
5 2 (1.02%) Splunk
6 1 (0.51%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.51%) HP
6 1 (0.51%) Qualys
6 1 (0.51%) SAP
6 1 (0.51%) Sun
6 1 (0.51%) Symantec
City, London
Oscar
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- 65,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
NDK Consulting.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + inc benefits, + 20% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £72,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £72,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,500 + competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Corp Bens.
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago