The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 222 309 301
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -8
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 589 427 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.33% 0.88% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 3.41% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 472 303 278
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
CISSP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11198 12529 11364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.38% 25.68% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9104 10066 9290
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in London

CISSP
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the London region.

CISSP Salary Trend in London

CISSP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in London

CISSP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +73 154 £65,000 +8.33% 24
Harrow +11 11 £72,500 - 1
Croydon - 4 £29,846 - 2
Bromley - 3 £50,000 -
Ealing - 3 £55,500 - 1
Paddington - 2 £52,500 -
Wimbledon -6 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £95,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £45,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 748 (68.75%) Information Security
2 575 (52.85%) CISM
3 475 (43.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 421 (38.69%) Finance
5 339 (31.16%) CISA
6 265 (24.36%) Risk Management
7 237 (21.78%) ITIL
8 236 (21.69%) Cyber Security
9 231 (21.23%) PCI DSS
10 201 (18.47%) Management Information System
11 192 (17.65%) Firewall
12 190 (17.46%) Degree
13 169 (15.53%) Windows
14 161 (14.80%) Network Security
15 155 (14.25%) Banking
16 149 (13.69%) Security Architecture
17 148 (13.60%) Security Management
18 146 (13.42%) COBIT
19 134 (12.32%) Penetration Testing
19 134 (12.32%) CRISC
20 118 (10.85%) Data Protection
21 114 (10.48%) CEH
22 109 (10.02%) Project Management
23 106 (9.74%) Risk Assessment
23 106 (9.74%) Cisco Certification
24 102 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
25 96 (8.82%) Security Cleared
26 93 (8.55%) Vulnerability Management
27 92 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
28 87 (8.00%) Cisco

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 28 (2.57%) IIS
2 6 (0.55%) OpenStack
3 5 (0.46%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.37%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.28%) CMS
5 3 (0.28%) Apache
5 3 (0.28%) Lync
6 2 (0.18%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.092%) JBoss
7 1 (0.092%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.092%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (1.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.37%) MS Office
5 2 (0.18%) SmartSuite
6 1 (0.092%) GIMP
6 1 (0.092%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.092%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.092%) RMDS
4 1 (0.092%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.39%) SaaS
2 17 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.19%) PaaS
4 12 (1.10%) IaaS
5 5 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 192 (17.65%) Firewall
2 161 (14.80%) Network Security
3 69 (6.34%) Internet
4 59 (5.42%) Intrusion Detection
5 49 (4.50%) Wireless
6 48 (4.41%) TCP/IP
7 37 (3.40%) LAN
8 36 (3.31%) VPN
9 27 (2.48%) WAN
10 23 (2.11%) Wireless Security
11 18 (1.65%) DNS
12 16 (1.47%) SAN
13 15 (1.38%) SSL
14 13 (1.19%) LDAP
14 13 (1.19%) HTTP
15 12 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 11 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (1.01%) IPsec
17 9 (0.83%) MPLS
18 8 (0.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (0.83%) MySQL
3 6 (0.55%) Oracle Database
3 6 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (0.46%) Couchbase
5 3 (0.28%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.28%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.092%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.092%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.092%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.092%) Big Data
6 1 (0.092%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.092%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.28%) JIRA
2 2 (0.18%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.092%) Subversion
General
1 421 (38.69%) Finance
2 155 (14.25%) Banking
3 75 (6.89%) Retail
4 63 (5.79%) Law
5 39 (3.58%) Legal
6 37 (3.40%) Telecoms
7 31 (2.85%) Marketing
8 30 (2.76%) Financial Institution
9 29 (2.67%) Investment Banking
10 23 (2.11%) Retail Banking
11 14 (1.29%) Advertising
12 12 (1.10%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.83%) Electronics
14 8 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.55%) Games
15 6 (0.55%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.46%) Private Banking
16 5 (0.46%) Publishing
17 3 (0.28%) Local Government
18 2 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 198 (18.20%) Consultant
2 187 (17.19%) Security Manager
3 173 (15.90%) Analyst
4 167 (15.35%) Security Consultant
5 146 (13.42%) Security Analyst
6 113 (10.39%) Security Engineer
7 100 (9.19%) Architect
8 96 (8.82%) Security Architect
9 95 (8.73%) Information Manager
10 87 (8.00%) Information Security Manager
11 66 (6.07%) Information Analyst
12 65 (5.97%) Information Security Analyst
13 62 (5.70%) Security Officer
14 55 (5.06%) Information Security Officer
15 50 (4.60%) Information Security Consultant
15 50 (4.60%) Security Specialist
16 48 (4.41%) Senior Manager
17 43 (3.95%) Risk Manager
18 34 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
19 33 (3.03%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.39%) Web Services
2 15 (1.38%) Middleware
3 14 (1.29%) .NET
3 14 (1.29%) REST
4 10 (0.92%) HTML
4 10 (0.92%) JSP
4 10 (0.92%) SOAP
5 8 (0.74%) SAML
6 7 (0.64%) .NET Framework
6 7 (0.64%) CSS
7 5 (0.46%) WCF
7 5 (0.46%) Regular Expression
7 5 (0.46%) OAuth
8 4 (0.37%) SailPoint
8 4 (0.37%) Java EE
8 4 (0.37%) XML
9 3 (0.28%) XACML
10 2 (0.18%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.092%) COM
11 1 (0.092%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 201 (18.47%) Management Information System
2 92 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (5.61%) Computer Science
4 41 (3.77%) PKI
5 40 (3.68%) Data Centre
6 37 (3.40%) Cryptography
7 34 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
8 28 (2.57%) CESG
9 24 (2.21%) Mathematics
10 21 (1.93%) Hedge funds
11 20 (1.84%) Online Banking
12 15 (1.38%) Taxonomies
13 14 (1.29%) CESG CLAS
13 14 (1.29%) Mobile Banking
14 13 (1.19%) Cybercrime
14 13 (1.19%) GIS
14 13 (1.19%) SCADA
15 12 (1.10%) Client/Server
16 11 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 10 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 169 (15.53%) Windows
2 82 (7.54%) UNIX
3 72 (6.62%) Linux
4 7 (0.64%) Solaris
5 5 (0.46%) zOS
6 3 (0.28%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.28%) VMS
7 2 (0.18%) Android
8 1 (0.092%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.092%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.092%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.092%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 748 (68.75%) Information Security
2 265 (24.36%) Risk Management
3 237 (21.78%) ITIL
4 236 (21.69%) Cyber Security
5 149 (13.69%) Security Architecture
6 148 (13.60%) Security Management
7 134 (12.32%) Penetration Testing
8 118 (10.85%) Data Protection
9 109 (10.02%) Project Management
10 106 (9.74%) Risk Assessment
11 102 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 93 (8.55%) Vulnerability Management
13 86 (7.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 85 (7.81%) SIEM
15 79 (7.26%) Business Continuity
16 77 (7.08%) Information Security Management
17 73 (6.71%) Disaster Recovery
18 63 (5.79%) TOGAF
19 61 (5.61%) Security Testing
20 58 (5.33%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 69 (6.34%) SQL
2 28 (2.57%) Perl
2 28 (2.57%) Java
3 18 (1.65%) C
4 16 (1.47%) PowerShell
5 12 (1.10%) Shell Script
6 9 (0.83%) JavaScript
7 8 (0.74%) C#
8 7 (0.64%) Python
9 5 (0.46%) PHP
10 4 (0.37%) C++
11 2 (0.18%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.092%) R
12 1 (0.092%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 575 (52.85%) CISM
2 339 (31.16%) CISA
3 190 (17.46%) Degree
4 134 (12.32%) CRISC
5 114 (10.48%) CEH
6 106 (9.74%) Cisco Certification
7 96 (8.82%) Security Cleared
8 70 (6.43%) GIAC
9 60 (5.51%) CCNA
10 57 (5.24%) CCNP
11 42 (3.86%) SC Cleared
12 35 (3.22%) PCI QSA
13 31 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
14 30 (2.76%) CISMP
15 28 (2.57%) GCIH
16 27 (2.48%) SSCP
17 21 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
18 20 (1.84%) MCSE
19 18 (1.65%) GCIA
20 17 (1.56%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 475 (43.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 231 (21.23%) PCI DSS
3 146 (13.42%) COBIT
4 71 (6.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (1.29%) QA
6 12 (1.10%) JSP 440
6 12 (1.10%) BS7799
7 10 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 10 (0.92%) BS25999
8 8 (0.74%) HIPAA
9 7 (0.64%) COSO
9 7 (0.64%) Basel II
9 7 (0.64%) MiFID
9 7 (0.64%) EMIR
9 7 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
10 5 (0.46%) PAS 55
11 4 (0.37%) SLA
12 3 (0.28%) Data Quality
13 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.092%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.38%) Snort
3 6 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.46%) SpamAssassin
5 3 (0.28%) OpenSSH
5 3 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.18%) XenApp
6 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.092%) Xen
7 1 (0.092%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.092%) NFS
7 1 (0.092%) vCloud
7 1 (0.092%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 16 (1.47%) Nessus
2 8 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (0.55%) OpenView
4 5 (0.46%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (0.28%) Nmap
5 3 (0.28%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.28%) SCCM
5 3 (0.28%) OpenSSO
6 2 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.18%) Cisco LMS
6 2 (0.18%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.092%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.092%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.092%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.092%) CORE IMPACT
7 1 (0.092%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 87 (8.00%) Cisco
2 59 (5.42%) CheckPoint
3 53 (4.87%) Microsoft
4 43 (3.95%) Oracle
5 39 (3.58%) Juniper
6 28 (2.57%) VMware
7 27 (2.48%) McAfee
7 27 (2.48%) Splunk
8 25 (2.30%) Cyber-Ark
9 24 (2.21%) F5
10 20 (1.84%) Symantec
11 18 (1.65%) ArcSight
12 17 (1.56%) Websense
13 16 (1.47%) Trustwave
14 14 (1.29%) Fortinet
14 14 (1.29%) CA
14 14 (1.29%) SAP
15 13 (1.19%) WorldPay
16 12 (1.10%) HP
16 12 (1.10%) Blue Coat
London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Disocounts
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Salary: Car allowance + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £28815 - £39550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £70k plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £85k plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £80k plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000k-£70,000k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: Up to £65 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Salary: £55 - £65 per annum
Posted: Yesterday