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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 177 295 307
Rank change year-on-year
+118 +12
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 747 431 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.84% 1.05% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.10% 4.08% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 640 333 328
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
10514 10569 10998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.96% 25.75% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8789 8634 8816
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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 +42 115 £65,000 +13.04% 23
Ealing - 11 £82,500 -
Canary Wharf +6 7 £85,000 +13.33%
Uxbridge +4 2 - - 1
Harrow - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Docklands, London +16 1 £43,000 -
Westminster - 1 £32,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £60,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 906 (65.94%) Information Security
2 787 (57.28%) CISM
3 593 (43.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 424 (30.86%) CISA
5 420 (30.57%) Finance
6 401 (29.18%) Degree
7 368 (26.78%) Cybersecurity
8 310 (22.56%) Management Information System
9 294 (21.40%) Risk Management
10 276 (20.09%) ITIL
11 269 (19.58%) Firewall
12 266 (19.36%) Security Management
13 256 (18.63%) PCI DSS
14 206 (14.99%) Network Security
15 198 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
16 195 (14.19%) Banking
17 194 (14.12%) SIEM
18 190 (13.83%) Security Architecture
19 183 (13.32%) Security Operations
20 182 (13.25%) Information Security Management
20 182 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
21 172 (12.52%) CEH
22 167 (12.15%) Vulnerability Management
23 163 (11.86%) GIAC
24 161 (11.72%) COBIT
25 157 (11.43%) Windows
26 152 (11.06%) Penetration Testing
27 146 (10.63%) Risk Assessment
28 144 (10.48%) SANS
29 138 (10.04%) Data Protection

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 76 (5.53%) IIS
2 36 (2.62%) Apache Pig
3 9 (0.66%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.29%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.22%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.15%) Apache
7 1 (0.073%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.073%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.073%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 19 (1.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.22%) MS Office
5 1 (0.073%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.073%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.073%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (1.67%) SaaS
3 20 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.36%) Office 365
6 4 (0.29%) GitHub
7 2 (0.15%) IaaS
7 2 (0.15%) PaaS
8 1 (0.073%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 269 (19.58%) Firewall
2 206 (14.99%) Network Security
3 89 (6.48%) Intrusion Detection
4 80 (5.82%) Internet
5 62 (4.51%) TCP/IP
6 55 (4.00%) Wireless
7 47 (3.42%) WAN
8 45 (3.28%) LAN
8 45 (3.28%) SSL
9 42 (3.06%) VPN
10 32 (2.33%) MPLS
11 27 (1.97%) Intranet
12 22 (1.60%) DNS
13 20 (1.46%) IPsec
14 16 (1.16%) Wireshark
15 13 (0.95%) tcpdump
16 12 (0.87%) Reverse Proxy
17 11 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (0.80%) VLAN
18 8 (0.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (3.93%) Big Data
2 36 (2.62%) Apache Hive
2 36 (2.62%) Hadoop
3 18 (1.31%) SQL Server
4 9 (0.66%) GIS
5 8 (0.58%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.15%) MySQL
6 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.073%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.073%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.073%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.073%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (1.16%) Metasploit
2 7 (0.51%) Burp Suite
3 5 (0.36%) Selenium
3 5 (0.36%) sqlmap
3 5 (0.36%) TestNG
3 5 (0.36%) WebDriver
4 4 (0.29%) AppScan
5 3 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.15%) Paros
6 2 (0.15%) Subversion
7 1 (0.073%) WebScarab
General
1 420 (30.57%) Finance
2 195 (14.19%) Banking
3 126 (9.17%) Legal
4 84 (6.11%) Telecoms
5 72 (5.24%) Law
6 64 (4.66%) Retail
7 37 (2.69%) Marketing
8 24 (1.75%) Investment Banking
9 17 (1.24%) Retail Banking
10 14 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.87%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.73%) Publishing
13 9 (0.66%) Electronics
13 9 (0.66%) Local Government
14 7 (0.51%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.51%) German Language
15 3 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.15%) French Language
16 2 (0.15%) Japanese Language
16 2 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 273 (19.87%) Analyst
2 263 (19.14%) Security Manager
3 237 (17.25%) Security Analyst
4 234 (17.03%) Consultant
5 184 (13.39%) Security Consultant
6 162 (11.79%) Information Manager
7 150 (10.92%) Information Security Manager
8 116 (8.44%) Information Analyst
9 107 (7.79%) Architect
9 107 (7.79%) Information Security Analyst
10 101 (7.35%) Security Architect
11 88 (6.40%) Risk Manager
11 88 (6.40%) Security Engineer
12 84 (6.11%) Security Officer
13 82 (5.97%) IT Manager
14 71 (5.17%) Information Security Officer
15 66 (4.80%) IT Analyst
16 64 (4.66%) Senior Consultant
17 62 (4.51%) Risk Consultant
18 60 (4.37%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (2.98%) Java EE
2 32 (2.33%) STL
3 30 (2.18%) .NET
4 19 (1.38%) Web Services
5 13 (0.95%) J2EE
6 8 (0.58%) Middleware
7 7 (0.51%) ASP.NET
7 7 (0.51%) HTML
8 5 (0.36%) Ajax
8 5 (0.36%) HTML5
8 5 (0.36%) RESTful
9 4 (0.29%) OAuth
9 4 (0.29%) SAML
10 2 (0.15%) ELK Stack
10 2 (0.15%) SailPoint
10 2 (0.15%) WSH
11 1 (0.073%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.073%) CGI
11 1 (0.073%) LAPP Stack
11 1 (0.073%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 310 (22.56%) Management Information System
2 198 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
3 108 (7.86%) Data Centre
4 104 (7.57%) Computer Science
5 71 (5.17%) Security Operations Centre
6 67 (4.88%) CESG
7 65 (4.73%) Cyberthreat
8 62 (4.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 52 (3.78%) PKI
10 51 (3.71%) Cryptography
11 38 (2.77%) Mathematics
12 37 (2.69%) Cybercrime
13 28 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
14 25 (1.82%) CESG CLAS
15 24 (1.75%) SWIFT
16 23 (1.67%) Client/Server
17 21 (1.53%) Fintech
18 17 (1.24%) Online Banking
18 17 (1.24%) User Experience
19 16 (1.16%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 157 (11.43%) Windows
2 114 (8.30%) Linux
3 85 (6.19%) Unix
4 40 (2.91%) Windows Server
5 36 (2.62%) Android
5 36 (2.62%) Apple iOS
6 19 (1.38%) Solaris
7 18 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.87%) FreeBSD
10 12 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (0.58%) VMS
12 3 (0.22%) CentOS
12 3 (0.22%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.15%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.073%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.073%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.073%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.073%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 906 (65.94%) Information Security
2 368 (26.78%) Cybersecurity
3 294 (21.40%) Risk Management
4 276 (20.09%) ITIL
5 266 (19.36%) Security Management
6 194 (14.12%) SIEM
7 190 (13.83%) Security Architecture
8 183 (13.32%) Security Operations
9 182 (13.25%) Information Security Management
10 167 (12.15%) Vulnerability Management
11 152 (11.06%) Penetration Testing
12 146 (10.63%) Risk Assessment
13 138 (10.04%) Data Protection
14 134 (9.75%) Project Management
15 130 (9.46%) ISMS
16 115 (8.37%) Ethical Hacking
17 96 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
18 93 (6.77%) TOGAF
19 90 (6.55%) Information Assurance
20 88 (6.40%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 64 (4.66%) C
2 56 (4.08%) Java
3 55 (4.00%) SQL
4 42 (3.06%) C++
5 41 (2.98%) C#
6 40 (2.91%) PowerShell
7 34 (2.47%) Perl
8 33 (2.40%) Objective-C
9 29 (2.11%) Python
10 17 (1.24%) Bash Shell
11 15 (1.09%) Ruby
12 11 (0.80%) PHP
13 9 (0.66%) JavaScript
14 6 (0.44%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.15%) AWK
15 2 (0.15%) sed
Qualifications
1 787 (57.28%) CISM
2 424 (30.86%) CISA
3 401 (29.18%) Degree
4 182 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
5 172 (12.52%) CEH
6 163 (11.86%) GIAC
7 144 (10.48%) SANS
8 132 (9.61%) CCNA
9 128 (9.32%) Security Cleared
10 100 (7.28%) CRISC
11 86 (6.26%) SSCP
12 79 (5.75%) CESG Certified Professional
13 78 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
14 77 (5.60%) IISP
14 77 (5.60%) SC Cleared
15 76 (5.53%) GCIH
16 72 (5.24%) MCSE
17 65 (4.73%) CLAS
18 57 (4.15%) DV Cleared
19 54 (3.93%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 593 (43.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 256 (18.63%) PCI DSS
3 161 (11.72%) COBIT
4 46 (3.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 45 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 26 (1.89%) ISO27002
7 16 (1.16%) JSP 440
8 12 (0.87%) BS25999
9 10 (0.73%) SLA
10 8 (0.58%) HIPAA
11 6 (0.44%) ISO22301
11 6 (0.44%) RMADS
12 5 (0.36%) QA
13 4 (0.29%) COSO
13 4 (0.29%) ISAE 3402
13 4 (0.29%) ISO 9001
14 3 (0.22%) SSAE 16
15 2 (0.15%) AIFMD
15 2 (0.15%) BS7799
15 2 (0.15%) ISO27005
System Software
1 85 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 24 (1.75%) Snort
3 9 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.29%) Docker
4 4 (0.29%) vSphere
5 1 (0.073%) IAG
5 1 (0.073%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.073%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.073%) XenApp
5 1 (0.073%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.073%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 48 (3.49%) QRadar
2 29 (2.11%) Nessus
3 19 (1.38%) EnCase
4 14 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
4 14 (1.02%) Nmap
5 9 (0.66%) RSA enVision
6 7 (0.51%) RSA Security Analytics
7 5 (0.36%) CiscoWorks
7 5 (0.36%) OpenVAS
8 4 (0.29%) Ansible
8 4 (0.29%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.29%) Puppet
8 4 (0.29%) SCOM
9 3 (0.22%) SCCM
9 3 (0.22%) WMI
10 2 (0.15%) Nagios
10 2 (0.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 2 (0.15%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.073%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 105 (7.64%) Microsoft
2 77 (5.60%) Cisco
3 64 (4.66%) Splunk
4 57 (4.15%) ArcSight
5 47 (3.42%) Intel Security
6 34 (2.47%) Oracle
7 28 (2.04%) CheckPoint
7 28 (2.04%) Qualys
8 22 (1.60%) VMware
9 21 (1.53%) Red Hat
10 18 (1.31%) Remedy
10 18 (1.31%) Symantec
11 16 (1.16%) Juniper
12 15 (1.09%) SAP
13 12 (0.87%) Sourcefire
14 11 (0.80%) Fortinet
14 11 (0.80%) WorldPay
15 9 (0.66%) Palo Alto
16 8 (0.58%) AlienVault
16 8 (0.58%) F5
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £80,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £74,000 - £94,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £72,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £74,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus, Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 4k Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Kite Real Estate
Salary: Up to £50k + £4k car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago