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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 168 176 250
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +74
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 81 141 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.29% 1.35% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.78% 5.64% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 72 128 73
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,250 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
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
1402 2499 3069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 22.34% 23.85% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 2130 2521
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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.

1 120 (69.77%) Information Security
2 103 (59.88%) CISM
3 74 (43.02%) Finance
3 74 (43.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 57 (33.14%) CISA
5 54 (31.40%) Risk Management
6 47 (27.33%) Cybersecurity
7 42 (24.42%) Degree
8 41 (23.84%) Data Protection
9 34 (19.77%) Penetration Testing
10 33 (19.19%) Firewall
11 32 (18.60%) CRISC
12 28 (16.28%) Network Security
13 26 (15.12%) Management Information System
13 26 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (14.53%) ITIL
15 23 (13.37%) Windows
15 23 (13.37%) SIEM
16 21 (12.21%) Security Architecture
16 21 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (12.21%) CEH
17 20 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
18 19 (11.05%) Security Management
18 19 (11.05%) Cisco
18 19 (11.05%) Security Operations
19 18 (10.47%) Project Management
20 17 (9.88%) GIAC
20 17 (9.88%) Security Testing
20 17 (9.88%) Banking
20 17 (9.88%) Risk Assessment

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 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) IaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (19.19%) Firewall
2 28 (16.28%) Network Security
3 12 (6.98%) HTTP
3 12 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (4.65%) WAN
5 7 (4.07%) Internet
5 7 (4.07%) LAN
5 7 (4.07%) MPLS
5 7 (4.07%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (2.91%) ISDN
6 5 (2.91%) VPN
6 5 (2.91%) Wireless
7 4 (2.33%) DNS
7 4 (2.33%) DSL
7 4 (2.33%) Extranet
8 3 (1.74%) DHCP
9 2 (1.16%) BGP
9 2 (1.16%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.16%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.58%) Big Data
1 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) AppScan
General
1 74 (43.02%) Finance
2 17 (9.88%) Banking
3 9 (5.23%) Legal
3 9 (5.23%) Retail
4 7 (4.07%) Financial Institution
4 7 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.91%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.91%) Law
6 2 (1.16%) Back Office
6 2 (1.16%) Electronics
6 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Front Office
7 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (26.74%) Analyst
2 45 (26.16%) Security Analyst
3 30 (17.44%) Consultant
4 29 (16.86%) Information Analyst
4 29 (16.86%) Information Security Analyst
5 25 (14.53%) Security Manager
6 20 (11.63%) Security Consultant
6 20 (11.63%) Security Officer
7 17 (9.88%) Architect
7 17 (9.88%) IT Manager
7 17 (9.88%) Security Architect
8 14 (8.14%) IT Security Manager
9 12 (6.98%) CISSP Analyst
9 12 (6.98%) CISSP Architect
9 12 (6.98%) IT Security Officer
9 12 (6.98%) Security Specialist
10 11 (6.40%) Information Security Architect
11 10 (5.81%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 10 (5.81%) Information Architect
12 9 (5.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.91%) WSH
2 2 (1.16%) Middleware
2 2 (1.16%) Web Services
3 1 (0.58%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.12%) Management Information System
2 17 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.56%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.56%) Data Protection Act
4 11 (6.40%) BYOD
5 9 (5.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (4.65%) Cyber Attack
6 8 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (3.49%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.91%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.91%) Data Conversion
9 4 (2.33%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.33%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.58%) Beowulf
10 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.58%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.58%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.58%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.37%) Windows
2 16 (9.30%) Linux
3 6 (3.49%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.91%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.91%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (69.77%) Information Security
2 54 (31.40%) Risk Management
3 47 (27.33%) Cybersecurity
4 41 (23.84%) Data Protection
5 34 (19.77%) Penetration Testing
6 26 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (14.53%) ITIL
8 23 (13.37%) SIEM
9 21 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (12.21%) Security Architecture
10 19 (11.05%) Security Management
10 19 (11.05%) Security Operations
11 18 (10.47%) Project Management
12 17 (9.88%) Information Assurance
12 17 (9.88%) Risk Assessment
12 17 (9.88%) Security Testing
13 15 (8.72%) Vulnerability Management
14 14 (8.14%) Ethical Hacking
14 14 (8.14%) TOGAF
15 13 (7.56%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.65%) Python
2 7 (4.07%) Perl
3 5 (2.91%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.91%) Ruby
4 4 (2.33%) C
5 3 (1.74%) SQL
6 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.58%) Korn
Qualifications
1 103 (59.88%) CISM
2 57 (33.14%) CISA
3 42 (24.42%) Degree
4 32 (18.60%) CRISC
5 21 (12.21%) CEH
6 20 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (9.88%) GIAC
8 13 (7.56%) Security Cleared
8 13 (7.56%) SSCP
9 11 (6.40%) GCIH
10 9 (5.23%) CLAS
10 9 (5.23%) SANS
11 8 (4.65%) CCIE
11 8 (4.65%) CCNA
11 8 (4.65%) SC Cleared
12 7 (4.07%) ISACA
12 7 (4.07%) ISEB
13 6 (3.49%) CISMP
13 6 (3.49%) EnCE
14 5 (2.91%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (43.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (7.56%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.23%) COBIT
4 6 (3.49%) ISO27002
5 3 (1.74%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.74%) ISO22301
6 2 (1.16%) QA
6 2 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.58%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 6 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.16%) Snort
3 1 (0.58%) NFS
3 1 (0.58%) Samba
3 1 (0.58%) vCloud
3 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.74%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (1.74%) Nessus
2 2 (1.16%) Ansible
2 2 (1.16%) HP Fortify
2 2 (1.16%) Puppet
3 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.58%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.58%) Nagios
3 1 (0.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.58%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.58%) SCCM
3 1 (0.58%) WebInspect
3 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (11.05%) Cisco
2 7 (4.07%) CheckPoint
2 7 (4.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.91%) Apple
3 5 (2.91%) Juniper
3 5 (2.91%) SAP
3 5 (2.91%) VMware
4 4 (2.33%) HP
5 3 (1.74%) Fortinet
5 3 (1.74%) Intel Security
6 2 (1.16%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (1.16%) IBM
6 2 (1.16%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.16%) Splunk
6 2 (1.16%) Veracode
7 1 (0.58%) F5
7 1 (0.58%) Imperva
7 1 (0.58%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.58%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000 - £160,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £120,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 to 75,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £100,000 and generous package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + competitive package
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £87500 - £100000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £90,000+ excellent package!
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus exceptional benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago