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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 154 205 269
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +64
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 775 666 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.21% 1.53% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.07% 5.89% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 619 556 412
Median salary £68,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+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
8548 11316 11718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.36% 25.93% 25.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6915 9155 9580
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in London

CISSP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +39 104 £67,500 -3.57% 19
Canary Wharf 0 9 £70,000 -15.15%
Uxbridge +7 5 £85,000 -
West Drayton - 2 - -
Hammersmith - 2 £70,000 -
Chiswick 0 1 - -
Westminster -15 1 £41,500 -44.66%
Bromley - 1 £32,500 -
New Malden - 1 £50,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £24,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 London region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 1125 (73.00%) Information Security
2 889 (57.69%) CISM
3 651 (42.25%) CISA
4 625 (40.56%) Cybersecurity
5 589 (38.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 521 (33.81%) Finance
7 442 (28.68%) Degree
8 377 (24.46%) Risk Management
9 338 (21.93%) Firewall
10 329 (21.35%) Security Architecture
11 300 (19.47%) Management Information System
12 299 (19.40%) Penetration Testing
13 297 (19.27%) PCI DSS
14 288 (18.69%) Vulnerability Management
15 280 (18.17%) Data Protection
16 248 (16.09%) Windows
17 244 (15.83%) SIEM
18 243 (15.77%) Banking
19 228 (14.80%) Network Security
20 220 (14.28%) CEH
21 219 (14.21%) Linux
22 218 (14.15%) ITIL
23 214 (13.89%) Security Operations
24 188 (12.20%) Identity Access Management
25 185 (12.01%) Vulnerability Scanning
26 179 (11.62%) GIAC
27 174 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
28 167 (10.84%) Risk Assessment
29 161 (10.45%) COBIT
30 156 (10.12%) Cisco Certification

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 105 (6.81%) IIS
2 25 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (1.04%) WebLogic
4 15 (0.97%) JBoss
4 15 (0.97%) WebSphere
5 14 (0.91%) Apache
6 7 (0.45%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.32%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.19%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.13%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.13%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.13%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.065%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.065%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.065%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (0.84%) MS Excel
1 13 (0.84%) MS Office
2 7 (0.45%) MS Project
3 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.065%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 26 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (0.71%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 8 (0.52%) Temenos T24
4 7 (0.45%) SAP HR
5 4 (0.26%) assyst
6 1 (0.065%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.065%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.065%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.065%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 58 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (2.08%) SaaS
4 18 (1.17%) IaaS
4 18 (1.17%) PaaS
5 9 (0.58%) Office 365
6 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.13%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (0.065%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.065%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.065%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.065%) G Suite
9 1 (0.065%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.065%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.065%) Route 53
9 1 (0.065%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 338 (21.93%) Firewall
2 228 (14.80%) Network Security
3 107 (6.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 82 (5.32%) TCP/IP
5 68 (4.41%) LAN
6 54 (3.50%) VPN
7 45 (2.92%) WAN
8 43 (2.79%) Wireless
9 37 (2.40%) Internet
10 34 (2.21%) DNS
11 30 (1.95%) SSL
12 23 (1.49%) MPLS
13 21 (1.36%) HTTP
14 20 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (1.23%) VLAN
16 12 (0.78%) IPsec
16 12 (0.78%) LDAP
16 12 (0.78%) SMTP
17 11 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
18 10 (0.65%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (2.53%) Big Data
2 31 (2.01%) SQL Server
3 26 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 11 (0.71%) Relational Database
5 8 (0.52%) MongoDB
6 7 (0.45%) Hadoop
7 6 (0.39%) MySQL
8 4 (0.26%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.13%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.13%) GIS
9 2 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.065%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.065%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.065%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.065%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.065%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.065%) Redis
10 1 (0.065%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.065%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 38 (2.47%) Burp Suite
2 25 (1.62%) AppScan
3 23 (1.49%) Metasploit
4 12 (0.78%) Paros
5 4 (0.26%) WebScarab
6 3 (0.19%) Subversion
7 1 (0.065%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.065%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.065%) sqlmap
General
1 521 (33.81%) Finance
2 243 (15.77%) Banking
3 80 (5.19%) Legal
4 66 (4.28%) Games
5 65 (4.22%) Retail
6 47 (3.05%) Law
7 36 (2.34%) Investment Banking
7 36 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.30%) Retail Banking
9 18 (1.17%) Marketing
10 15 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (0.78%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.52%) German Language
12 8 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.52%) Spanish Language
13 7 (0.45%) Local Government
14 6 (0.39%) French Language
15 3 (0.19%) Publishing
16 1 (0.065%) Electronics
16 1 (0.065%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 315 (20.44%) Analyst
2 278 (18.04%) Security Analyst
3 277 (17.98%) Security Manager
4 236 (15.31%) Consultant
5 185 (12.01%) Security Consultant
6 156 (10.12%) Architect
7 145 (9.41%) Security Architect
8 128 (8.31%) Information Security Manager
9 127 (8.24%) Information Manager
10 120 (7.79%) IT Analyst
11 117 (7.59%) Security Engineer
12 100 (6.49%) IT Security Analyst
13 93 (6.04%) Cybersecurity Manager
14 90 (5.84%) Security Officer
15 89 (5.78%) Information Analyst
15 89 (5.78%) Information Security Analyst
16 80 (5.19%) IT Manager
17 71 (4.61%) Information Officer
17 71 (4.61%) Information Security Consultant
18 70 (4.54%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (1.56%) .NET
1 24 (1.56%) SailPoint
2 17 (1.10%) Web Services
3 15 (0.97%) .NET Framework
3 15 (0.97%) SAML
4 14 (0.91%) Middleware
5 11 (0.71%) XACML
6 8 (0.52%) Node.js
6 8 (0.52%) SPNEGO
7 7 (0.45%) AngularJS
7 7 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (0.45%) RESTful
7 7 (0.45%) SOAP
8 4 (0.26%) SPML
9 3 (0.19%) REST
10 2 (0.13%) ELK Stack
10 2 (0.13%) J2EE
10 2 (0.13%) OAuth
10 2 (0.13%) OpenID
10 2 (0.13%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 300 (19.47%) Management Information System
2 133 (8.63%) Computer Science
3 116 (7.53%) Data Protection Act
4 67 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 64 (4.15%) Security Operations Centre
6 63 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (3.44%) Mobile App
8 48 (3.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 46 (2.99%) Cyberthreat
10 43 (2.79%) Online Banking
10 43 (2.79%) PKI
11 41 (2.66%) Cryptography
12 40 (2.60%) Cyber Attack
13 35 (2.27%) CESG
14 21 (1.36%) Client/Server
15 13 (0.84%) Mathematics
15 13 (0.84%) Statistics
16 11 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
17 10 (0.65%) Fintech
18 8 (0.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 248 (16.09%) Windows
2 219 (14.21%) Linux
3 62 (4.02%) Unix
4 59 (3.83%) Windows Server
5 56 (3.63%) Mac OS X
6 33 (2.14%) Apple iOS
7 17 (1.10%) Solaris
8 16 (1.04%) AIX
9 15 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.52%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.32%) Debian
13 5 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.26%) Android
14 4 (0.26%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.065%) Kali Linux
16 1 (0.065%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1125 (73.00%) Information Security
2 625 (40.56%) Cybersecurity
3 377 (24.46%) Risk Management
4 329 (21.35%) Security Architecture
5 299 (19.40%) Penetration Testing
6 288 (18.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 280 (18.17%) Data Protection
8 244 (15.83%) SIEM
9 218 (14.15%) ITIL
10 214 (13.89%) Security Operations
11 188 (12.20%) Identity Access Management
12 185 (12.01%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 174 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 167 (10.84%) Risk Assessment
15 150 (9.73%) Agile Software Development
16 149 (9.67%) Security Management
17 140 (9.09%) Incident Management
18 127 (8.24%) Data Loss Prevention
19 121 (7.85%) Project Management
19 121 (7.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 102 (6.62%) Python
2 90 (5.84%) Java
3 75 (4.87%) C
4 50 (3.24%) SQL
5 42 (2.73%) JavaScript
5 42 (2.73%) PowerShell
6 32 (2.08%) C++
7 28 (1.82%) Ruby
8 12 (0.78%) C#
9 9 (0.58%) Perl
9 9 (0.58%) Scala
10 8 (0.52%) Korn
11 3 (0.19%) Bourne shell
11 3 (0.19%) PHP
12 2 (0.13%) Go
13 1 (0.065%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 889 (57.69%) CISM
2 651 (42.25%) CISA
3 442 (28.68%) Degree
4 220 (14.28%) CEH
5 179 (11.62%) GIAC
6 156 (10.12%) Cisco Certification
7 154 (9.99%) SANS
8 134 (8.70%) CRISC
9 94 (6.10%) IISP
10 91 (5.91%) Security Cleared
11 68 (4.41%) CCNP
11 68 (4.41%) SC Cleared
12 63 (4.09%) CCNA
13 58 (3.76%) CESG Certified Professional
14 54 (3.50%) CLAS
15 53 (3.44%) GPEN
16 50 (3.24%) CISMP
17 48 (3.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
18 47 (3.05%) CREST Certified
19 41 (2.66%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 589 (38.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 297 (19.27%) PCI DSS
3 161 (10.45%) COBIT
4 57 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 36 (2.34%) SLA
6 29 (1.88%) ISO27002
7 13 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 11 (0.71%) QA
9 9 (0.58%) ISO22301
10 8 (0.52%) BS25999
10 8 (0.52%) ISO 9001
11 6 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (0.39%) ISAE 3402
11 6 (0.39%) SSAE 16
12 5 (0.32%) BS7799
12 5 (0.32%) FATCA
12 5 (0.32%) ISO27005
12 5 (0.32%) RMADS
13 4 (0.26%) COSO
14 3 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 118 (7.66%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.71%) Hyper-V
3 11 (0.71%) Snort
4 6 (0.39%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.32%) XenServer
6 3 (0.19%) vSphere
6 3 (0.19%) XenApp
7 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.13%) Xen
7 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.065%) Docker
8 1 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.065%) NFS
8 1 (0.065%) Samba
Systems Management
1 60 (3.89%) Nessus
2 53 (3.44%) McAfee ePO
3 25 (1.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 23 (1.49%) HP Fortify
5 20 (1.30%) QRadar
6 14 (0.91%) Nexpose
6 14 (0.91%) SCCM
7 12 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (0.65%) CA Single Sign-On
9 8 (0.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 8 (0.52%) WebInspect
10 7 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 7 (0.45%) WSUS
11 5 (0.32%) OpenVAS
12 4 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 4 (0.26%) RSA Archer
12 4 (0.26%) RSA Security Analytics
13 3 (0.19%) Nagios
13 3 (0.19%) Proventia
13 3 (0.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 103 (6.68%) Microsoft
2 99 (6.42%) Cisco
3 89 (5.78%) Splunk
4 85 (5.52%) Intel Security
5 63 (4.09%) Oracle
6 52 (3.37%) Cyber-Ark
7 40 (2.60%) ArcSight
7 40 (2.60%) Qualys
8 38 (2.47%) CheckPoint
9 31 (2.01%) Apple
10 29 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
11 27 (1.75%) HP
12 25 (1.62%) Juniper
12 25 (1.62%) Palo Alto
13 24 (1.56%) Aveksa
13 24 (1.56%) FireEye
13 24 (1.56%) Forcepoint
14 22 (1.43%) Symantec
15 21 (1.36%) IBM
16 20 (1.30%) VMware
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, flexible
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £140000 - £160000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Refreshing Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £120,000 - £160,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marks Sattin
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 30% Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000K - £70,000K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £60000 Per Annum including Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marks Sattin
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago