The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 302 284 330
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +46
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 403 415 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.84% 0.94% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.36% 3.72% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 312 285 307
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £43,200 £43,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11987 11148 12719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.06% 25.18% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9619 9010 11054
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISSP
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 -25 101 £56,000 -2.60% 11
Canary Wharf +8 7 £51,500 -26.42%
Harrow -3 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £67,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -10 1 £82,500 +83.33%
Bromley - 1 £45,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 562 (63.72%) Information Security
2 356 (40.36%) Finance
3 339 (38.44%) CISM
4 337 (38.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 257 (29.14%) Degree
6 246 (27.89%) CISA
7 221 (25.06%) Management Information System
8 219 (24.83%) Firewall
9 202 (22.90%) Risk Management
10 190 (21.54%) Windows
11 172 (19.50%) ITIL
12 158 (17.91%) PCI DSS
13 149 (16.89%) SIEM
14 142 (16.10%) Penetration Testing
15 137 (15.53%) Project Management
16 129 (14.63%) Banking
17 125 (14.17%) Cisco Certification
18 116 (13.15%) Security Architecture
19 115 (13.04%) Linux
19 115 (13.04%) Security Management
20 109 (12.36%) CEH
21 106 (12.02%) Cyber Security
22 105 (11.90%) Network Security
23 103 (11.68%) Risk Assessment
24 101 (11.45%) Cisco
25 98 (11.11%) PRINCE2
26 97 (11.00%) Data Protection
27 93 (10.54%) UNIX
28 82 (9.30%) Oracle
29 81 (9.18%) CCNA

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 24 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.47%) IIS
3 9 (1.02%) Apache
4 2 (0.23%) nginx
4 2 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.13%) MS Office
3 3 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) MS Project
4 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.47%) SAP ERP
2 7 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (0.79%) assyst
3 2 (0.23%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.11%) IaaS
2 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 219 (24.83%) Firewall
2 105 (11.90%) Network Security
3 70 (7.94%) TCP/IP
4 59 (6.69%) VPN
5 48 (5.44%) Internet
6 37 (4.20%) SSL
7 36 (4.08%) Wireshark
8 35 (3.97%) IPsec
9 27 (3.06%) NetScreen
10 25 (2.83%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (2.61%) LAN
12 22 (2.49%) Intrusion Detection
13 21 (2.38%) TACACS
14 20 (2.27%) Wireless
15 19 (2.15%) WAN
16 14 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
17 13 (1.47%) VoIP
17 13 (1.47%) tcpdump
18 10 (1.13%) Reverse Proxy
19 9 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.02%) Data Mining
2 9 (1.02%) Oracle Database
3 7 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (0.45%) MySQL
5 2 (0.23%) CouchDB
5 2 (0.23%) Redis
6 1 (0.11%) Big Data
6 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.11%) DB2
6 1 (0.11%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 41 (4.65%) Metasploit
2 9 (1.02%) AppScan
3 5 (0.57%) Selenium
3 5 (0.57%) TestNG
4 1 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 356 (40.36%) Finance
2 129 (14.63%) Banking
3 66 (7.48%) Legal
4 32 (3.63%) Law
5 23 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.49%) Retail
7 14 (1.59%) Advertising
8 13 (1.47%) Marketing
9 12 (1.36%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.25%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.91%) Local Government
12 4 (0.45%) German Language
13 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.34%) Games
13 3 (0.34%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.11%) iGaming
14 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.11%) Publishing
14 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 212 (24.04%) Analyst
2 202 (22.90%) Security Analyst
3 165 (18.71%) Consultant
4 141 (15.99%) Security Manager
5 95 (10.77%) Security Consultant
6 87 (9.86%) Architect
7 84 (9.52%) Security Engineer
8 75 (8.50%) Information Analyst
8 75 (8.50%) Information Security Analyst
9 68 (7.71%) Security Architect
10 60 (6.80%) Security Specialist
11 54 (6.12%) IT Security Analyst
12 38 (4.31%) Tester
13 36 (4.08%) Information Manager
14 35 (3.97%) Information Security Manager
14 35 (3.97%) Penetration Tester
14 35 (3.97%) Senior Manager
15 33 (3.74%) IT Security Manager
15 33 (3.74%) Information Security Specialist
15 33 (3.74%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.04%) .NET
2 11 (1.25%) SailPoint
3 10 (1.13%) OAuth
3 10 (1.13%) SAML
4 9 (1.02%) OpenID
5 7 (0.79%) JSP
5 7 (0.79%) .NET Framework
6 5 (0.57%) RESTful
7 2 (0.23%) Memcached
7 2 (0.23%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.11%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.11%) Middleware
8 1 (0.11%) Java EE
8 1 (0.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 221 (25.06%) Management Information System
2 54 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 47 (5.33%) PMI
4 26 (2.95%) CESG
5 25 (2.83%) Cryptography
6 20 (2.27%) CESG CLAS
7 14 (1.59%) Hedge funds
7 14 (1.59%) PKI
8 13 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
9 9 (1.02%) Statistics
10 6 (0.68%) RMADS
10 6 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.57%) Mobile Computing
11 5 (0.57%) AS400
11 5 (0.57%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.45%) Derivative
13 3 (0.34%) EPoS
13 3 (0.34%) CMDB
13 3 (0.34%) Mathematics
14 2 (0.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 190 (21.54%) Windows
2 115 (13.04%) Linux
3 93 (10.54%) UNIX
4 27 (3.06%) Solaris
5 17 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.13%) FreeBSD
10 5 (0.57%) OS/390
11 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.34%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.23%) CentOS
12 2 (0.23%) SELinux
13 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.11%) zOS
13 1 (0.11%) Android
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (63.72%) Information Security
2 202 (22.90%) Risk Management
3 172 (19.50%) ITIL
4 149 (16.89%) SIEM
5 142 (16.10%) Penetration Testing
6 137 (15.53%) Project Management
7 116 (13.15%) Security Architecture
8 115 (13.04%) Security Management
9 106 (12.02%) Cyber Security
10 103 (11.68%) Risk Assessment
11 98 (11.11%) PRINCE2
12 97 (11.00%) Data Protection
13 80 (9.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 71 (8.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 63 (7.14%) Business Development
16 62 (7.03%) Information Security Management
17 58 (6.58%) Ethical Hacking
18 56 (6.35%) ISMS
19 47 (5.33%) Business Continuity
20 45 (5.10%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (5.90%) SQL
2 43 (4.88%) Perl
3 33 (3.74%) Python
4 32 (3.63%) PowerShell
4 32 (3.63%) Java
5 29 (3.29%) Ruby
6 25 (2.83%) C++
7 23 (2.61%) C
8 14 (1.59%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.02%) C#
10 2 (0.23%) BeanShell
10 2 (0.23%) PHP
10 2 (0.23%) VBScript
10 2 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 339 (38.44%) CISM
2 257 (29.14%) Degree
3 246 (27.89%) CISA
4 125 (14.17%) Cisco Certification
5 109 (12.36%) CEH
6 81 (9.18%) CCNA
7 79 (8.96%) CCNP
8 70 (7.94%) Security Cleared
9 68 (7.71%) GIAC
10 48 (5.44%) PMI Certification
11 38 (4.31%) SC Cleared
11 38 (4.31%) CCSE
12 36 (4.08%) GCIH
13 33 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 33 (3.74%) CRISC
14 25 (2.83%) CCSA
15 24 (2.72%) MCSE
16 22 (2.49%) PCI QSA
17 19 (2.15%) OSCP
18 18 (2.04%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 337 (38.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 158 (17.91%) PCI DSS
3 63 (7.14%) COBIT
4 33 (3.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 23 (2.61%) QA
6 17 (1.93%) SLA
7 9 (1.02%) Basel II
7 9 (1.02%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.91%) Basel III
8 8 (0.91%) COSO
9 5 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 3 (0.34%) BS7799
10 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.23%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.11%) GPG13
12 1 (0.11%) GxP
12 1 (0.11%) GAMP
12 1 (0.11%) CESG Infosec
12 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 26 (2.95%) Snort
2 22 (2.49%) Nmap
2 22 (2.49%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.13%) XenApp
3 10 (1.13%) XenDesktop
4 6 (0.68%) vSphere
5 2 (0.23%) Gluster
5 2 (0.23%) Varnish
5 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.23%) NFS
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (2.38%) Cacti
2 20 (2.27%) Nessus
3 11 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Management
4 6 (0.68%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (0.45%) WSUS
6 4 (0.45%) WebInspect
7 2 (0.23%) SCOM
7 2 (0.23%) OpenView
7 2 (0.23%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (0.23%) Puppet
7 2 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.23%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.11%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 101 (11.45%) Cisco
2 82 (9.30%) Oracle
3 72 (8.16%) CheckPoint
4 64 (7.26%) Microsoft
5 52 (5.90%) Juniper
6 50 (5.67%) Blue Coat
7 35 (3.97%) LogRhythm
8 34 (3.85%) McAfee
8 34 (3.85%) Sophos
9 28 (3.17%) Symantec
10 22 (2.49%) CA
11 19 (2.15%) ArcSight
12 18 (2.04%) Splunk
13 16 (1.81%) Sun
14 15 (1.70%) Websense
14 15 (1.70%) VMware
14 15 (1.70%) Red Hat
15 14 (1.59%) Cyber-Ark
15 14 (1.59%) SAP
16 13 (1.47%) Citrix
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + amazing bens package
Posted: Yesterday
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + min 18% bonus + car allowance + be
Posted: Yesterday
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum +Min 18% bonus + car allowance + ben
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £90 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago