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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 188 254 313
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +59
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 719 558 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.78% 1.29% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.10% 4.98% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 592 449 341
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £53,500 £51,698
% change year-on-year
+7.47% +3.48%
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
10131 11209 12760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.04% 25.89% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8410 9200 10368
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 £32,565 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -34 82 £65,000 - 18
Docklands, London +19 4 £53,500 -19.24%
Hammersmith +11 4 £60,000 -17.24%
Harrow 0 3 - -
Croydon -2 2 £71,250 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £86,250 -
Brentford - 1 £57,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £57,500 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 1053 (71.24%) Information Security
2 831 (56.22%) CISM
3 641 (43.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 469 (31.73%) Finance
5 445 (30.11%) Cybersecurity
6 437 (29.57%) Degree
7 412 (27.88%) CISA
8 331 (22.40%) Management Information System
8 331 (22.40%) Risk Management
9 286 (19.35%) ITIL
10 283 (19.15%) PCI DSS
11 269 (18.20%) SIEM
12 264 (17.86%) Firewall
13 246 (16.64%) CEH
14 225 (15.22%) Security Operations
15 219 (14.82%) Analytical Skills
16 216 (14.61%) Data Protection
17 213 (14.41%) Network Security
18 200 (13.53%) Security Management
19 197 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
20 187 (12.65%) Security Architecture
21 186 (12.58%) Cisco Certification
22 176 (11.91%) GIAC
23 175 (11.84%) Risk Assessment
24 171 (11.57%) Project Management
25 167 (11.30%) Windows
25 167 (11.30%) Penetration Testing
26 157 (10.62%) COBIT
27 143 (9.68%) Computer Science
28 141 (9.54%) Banking

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 52 (3.52%) IIS
2 19 (1.29%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.47%) Apache Pig
3 7 (0.47%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.14%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.068%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.068%) Sonic ESB
6 1 (0.068%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (0.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.41%) assyst
3 1 (0.068%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.01%) SaaS
3 12 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.27%) GitHub
5 4 (0.27%) IaaS
5 4 (0.27%) PaaS
6 3 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 264 (17.86%) Firewall
2 213 (14.41%) Network Security
3 95 (6.43%) Internet
4 74 (5.01%) Intrusion Detection
5 64 (4.33%) VPN
6 54 (3.65%) WAN
7 51 (3.45%) Wireless
8 49 (3.32%) LAN
9 47 (3.18%) TCP/IP
10 43 (2.91%) SSL
11 39 (2.64%) Intranet
12 36 (2.44%) HTTP
13 35 (2.37%) DNS
14 33 (2.23%) MPLS
14 33 (2.23%) Wireshark
15 29 (1.96%) tcpdump
16 17 (1.15%) IPsec
16 17 (1.15%) SMTP
17 14 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
17 14 (0.95%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (1.76%) Big Data
2 18 (1.22%) SQL Server
3 11 (0.74%) Data Mining
4 7 (0.47%) Apache Hive
4 7 (0.47%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.27%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.14%) MySQL
7 1 (0.068%) DB2
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.068%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.068%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.068%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.068%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 26 (1.76%) Metasploit
2 12 (0.81%) Burp Suite
3 8 (0.54%) AppScan
4 5 (0.34%) sqlmap
5 2 (0.14%) Paros
6 1 (0.068%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.068%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 469 (31.73%) Finance
2 141 (9.54%) Banking
3 136 (9.20%) Legal
4 68 (4.60%) Telecoms
5 62 (4.19%) Law
6 56 (3.79%) Retail
7 36 (2.44%) Marketing
8 26 (1.76%) Financial Institution
9 15 (1.01%) Local Government
10 14 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.88%) Publishing
12 12 (0.81%) Electronics
13 9 (0.61%) Aerospace
13 9 (0.61%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.54%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.47%) French Language
15 7 (0.47%) Italian Language
16 6 (0.41%) Games
17 4 (0.27%) Music Industry
18 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 303 (20.50%) Analyst
2 275 (18.61%) Security Analyst
3 262 (17.73%) Consultant
4 247 (16.71%) Security Manager
5 226 (15.29%) Security Consultant
6 163 (11.03%) Information Analyst
7 154 (10.42%) Information Security Analyst
8 150 (10.15%) Architect
9 148 (10.01%) Security Architect
10 138 (9.34%) Information Manager
11 133 (9.00%) Information Security Manager
12 110 (7.44%) IT Manager
13 106 (7.17%) Security Officer
14 93 (6.29%) Security Engineer
15 88 (5.95%) Information Security Officer
16 84 (5.68%) Information Officer
17 72 (4.87%) Cybersecurity Consultant
17 72 (4.87%) Risk Manager
18 55 (3.72%) Senior Consultant
19 54 (3.65%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (1.69%) Web Services
2 11 (0.74%) .NET
3 7 (0.47%) ASP.NET
3 7 (0.47%) Java EE
4 6 (0.41%) 802.1X
5 5 (0.34%) Ajax
5 5 (0.34%) HTML
5 5 (0.34%) HTML5
5 5 (0.34%) WSH
6 4 (0.27%) OAuth
6 4 (0.27%) SAML
7 3 (0.20%) STL
7 3 (0.20%) XMPP
8 2 (0.14%) ELK Stack
8 2 (0.14%) J2EE
8 2 (0.14%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.068%) JSP
9 1 (0.068%) Middleware
9 1 (0.068%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 331 (22.40%) Management Information System
2 219 (14.82%) Analytical Skills
3 143 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 87 (5.89%) Data Centre
5 74 (5.01%) Security Operations Centre
6 68 (4.60%) Cyberthreat
6 68 (4.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 67 (4.53%) CESG
8 59 (3.99%) Mathematics
9 51 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
9 51 (3.45%) PKI
10 41 (2.77%) Cryptography
11 38 (2.57%) Cyber Attack
12 37 (2.50%) SWIFT
13 30 (2.03%) Fintech
14 28 (1.89%) Cybercrime
15 23 (1.56%) CESG CLAS
16 22 (1.49%) Client/Server
16 22 (1.49%) PMI
17 14 (0.95%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 167 (11.30%) Windows
2 102 (6.90%) Linux
3 96 (6.50%) Unix
4 37 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (1.01%) Solaris
8 12 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.74%) FreeBSD
9 11 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.61%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.47%) Android
12 6 (0.41%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.20%) VMS
14 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.068%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1053 (71.24%) Information Security
2 445 (30.11%) Cybersecurity
3 331 (22.40%) Risk Management
4 286 (19.35%) ITIL
5 269 (18.20%) SIEM
6 225 (15.22%) Security Operations
7 216 (14.61%) Data Protection
8 200 (13.53%) Security Management
9 197 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
10 187 (12.65%) Security Architecture
11 175 (11.84%) Risk Assessment
12 171 (11.57%) Project Management
13 167 (11.30%) Penetration Testing
14 124 (8.39%) Ethical Hacking
15 119 (8.05%) Information Security Management
16 118 (7.98%) IT Audit
17 108 (7.31%) Information Assurance
18 98 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
18 98 (6.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 94 (6.36%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 54 (3.65%) SQL
2 41 (2.77%) PowerShell
3 40 (2.71%) Python
4 34 (2.30%) Perl
5 28 (1.89%) C
6 23 (1.56%) Java
7 20 (1.35%) Ruby
8 18 (1.22%) C++
9 16 (1.08%) Bash Shell
10 12 (0.81%) C#
11 10 (0.68%) PHP
12 5 (0.34%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.27%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.27%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.068%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.068%) VB
Qualifications
1 831 (56.22%) CISM
2 437 (29.57%) Degree
3 412 (27.88%) CISA
4 246 (16.64%) CEH
5 186 (12.58%) Cisco Certification
6 176 (11.91%) GIAC
7 137 (9.27%) SANS
8 134 (9.07%) Security Cleared
9 113 (7.65%) CRISC
10 104 (7.04%) GCIH
11 101 (6.83%) CCNA
11 101 (6.83%) CESG Certified Professional
12 100 (6.77%) CISMP
13 97 (6.56%) SC Cleared
14 89 (6.02%) SSCP
15 88 (5.95%) CLAS
16 72 (4.87%) GCIA
17 69 (4.67%) CCNP
18 52 (3.52%) IISP
19 40 (2.71%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 641 (43.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 283 (19.15%) PCI DSS
3 157 (10.62%) COBIT
4 45 (3.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 33 (2.23%) COSO
6 18 (1.22%) ISO27005
7 17 (1.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 14 (0.95%) ISO27002
9 10 (0.68%) BS25999
10 8 (0.54%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.54%) QA
10 8 (0.54%) SLA
11 5 (0.34%) HIPAA
11 5 (0.34%) RMADS
12 4 (0.27%) ISAE 3402
12 4 (0.27%) ISO22301
13 2 (0.14%) AIFMD
13 2 (0.14%) Government Security Classifications
13 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.14%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 115 (7.78%) Active Directory
2 42 (2.84%) Snort
3 19 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.34%) vSphere
6 4 (0.27%) Docker
7 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.068%) vCloud
8 1 (0.068%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 55 (3.72%) Nessus
2 49 (3.32%) QRadar
3 38 (2.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 22 (1.49%) EnCase
5 19 (1.29%) Nmap
6 16 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
7 15 (1.01%) OpenVAS
8 11 (0.74%) RSA Archer
8 11 (0.74%) SCCM
9 10 (0.68%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 9 (0.61%) HP Fortify
11 7 (0.47%) SCOM
11 7 (0.47%) WebInspect
12 5 (0.34%) Ansible
12 5 (0.34%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (0.34%) Puppet
12 5 (0.34%) RSA enVision
13 4 (0.27%) Nexpose
13 4 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 118 (7.98%) Microsoft
2 106 (7.17%) Cisco
3 93 (6.29%) Splunk
4 66 (4.47%) ArcSight
5 45 (3.04%) Intel Security
6 44 (2.98%) Oracle
7 43 (2.91%) Qualys
8 38 (2.57%) VMware
9 36 (2.44%) Remedy
10 33 (2.23%) Juniper
11 32 (2.17%) Palo Alto
12 30 (2.03%) CheckPoint
13 21 (1.42%) Symantec
14 20 (1.35%) SAP
15 17 (1.15%) Red Hat
16 14 (0.95%) Fortinet
16 14 (0.95%) WorldPay
17 13 (0.88%) SolarWinds
18 12 (0.81%) Cyber-Ark
18 12 (0.81%) LogRhythm
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 41 minutes ago
London
Montash
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Beecher Madden
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £11000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + 27 days hol + bens.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £48500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits £5.5K flexi benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52442.00 - £56562.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Robert Half
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago