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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 285 279 408
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +129
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 484 398 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.98% 0.87% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.84% 3.42% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 365 305 233
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.00%
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12592 11652 13534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.43% 25.61% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10225 9478 11573
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +20 153 £60,000 -7.69% 13
Canary Wharf - 4 £66,250 -
Harrow - 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £105,000 -
Docklands, London +2 1 - -
Beckenham - 1 £60,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 593 (65.82%) Information Security
2 381 (42.29%) CISM
3 351 (38.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 274 (30.41%) Finance
5 241 (26.75%) CISA
6 227 (25.19%) Risk Management
7 218 (24.20%) Management Information System
8 204 (22.64%) Firewall
8 204 (22.64%) Degree
9 182 (20.20%) ITIL
10 181 (20.09%) Windows
11 165 (18.31%) Banking
12 159 (17.65%) PCI DSS
13 146 (16.20%) SIEM
14 143 (15.87%) Security Management
15 132 (14.65%) Penetration Testing
16 131 (14.54%) Risk Assessment
17 116 (12.87%) Project Management
18 115 (12.76%) CEH
19 113 (12.54%) Network Security
20 107 (11.88%) Linux
20 107 (11.88%) Cisco Certification
21 101 (11.21%) Security Architecture
22 92 (10.21%) Data Protection
23 90 (9.99%) Stakeholder Management
24 86 (9.54%) COBIT
25 80 (8.88%) Oracle
25 80 (8.88%) Cyber Security
26 79 (8.77%) TCP/IP
27 78 (8.66%) Legal

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (1.89%) IIS
2 15 (1.66%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.55%) Apache
4 3 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (0.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.22%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.11%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.78%) MS Office
3 6 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.89%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.22%) RMDS
3 1 (0.11%) assyst
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.89%) SaaS
2 5 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.11%) PaaS
3 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 204 (22.64%) Firewall
2 113 (12.54%) Network Security
3 79 (8.77%) TCP/IP
4 55 (6.10%) VPN
5 54 (5.99%) Internet
6 42 (4.66%) SSL
7 41 (4.55%) Wireless
8 36 (4.00%) IPsec
9 27 (3.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 20 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (2.22%) NetScreen
11 19 (2.11%) BGP
12 17 (1.89%) OSPF
13 15 (1.66%) EIGRP
14 14 (1.55%) Unified Communications
15 12 (1.33%) LAN
16 11 (1.22%) WAN
16 11 (1.22%) TACACS
16 11 (1.22%) Wireshark
17 10 (1.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (1.66%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.55%) Data Mining
3 4 (0.44%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.33%) MySQL
5 2 (0.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (1.00%) Metasploit
2 7 (0.78%) AppScan
3 4 (0.44%) Hudson
General
1 274 (30.41%) Finance
2 165 (18.31%) Banking
3 78 (8.66%) Legal
4 44 (4.88%) Law
5 32 (3.55%) Investment Banking
6 31 (3.44%) Retail
7 27 (3.00%) Advertising
8 26 (2.89%) Telecoms
9 15 (1.66%) Marketing
10 12 (1.33%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.11%) Local Government
12 9 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.67%) Publishing
13 6 (0.67%) Games
14 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.22%) French Language
15 1 (0.11%) German Language
15 1 (0.11%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 203 (22.53%) Consultant
2 187 (20.75%) Analyst
3 167 (18.53%) Security Analyst
4 135 (14.98%) Security Manager
5 133 (14.76%) Security Consultant
6 132 (14.65%) Architect
7 107 (11.88%) Security Architect
8 76 (8.44%) Security Specialist
9 60 (6.66%) Information Security Consultant
10 59 (6.55%) Information Security Analyst
10 59 (6.55%) Information Analyst
11 58 (6.44%) Security Engineer
12 51 (5.66%) Information Manager
13 49 (5.44%) Information Security Manager
14 44 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
15 39 (4.33%) IT Security Analyst
16 30 (3.33%) Risk Analyst
17 29 (3.22%) IT Security Manager
17 29 (3.22%) Information Security Specialist
17 29 (3.22%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.11%) .NET
2 11 (1.22%) .NET Framework
3 8 (0.89%) SailPoint
4 4 (0.44%) OAuth
4 4 (0.44%) OpenID
4 4 (0.44%) SAML
5 2 (0.22%) Rendezvous
5 2 (0.22%) Middleware
5 2 (0.22%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.22%) Web Services
6 1 (0.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 218 (24.20%) Management Information System
2 51 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 40 (4.44%) Cryptography
4 33 (3.66%) CESG
5 32 (3.55%) PMI
6 29 (3.22%) Data Protection Act
7 28 (3.11%) CESG CLAS
8 19 (2.11%) PKI
9 15 (1.66%) RMADS
10 12 (1.33%) Statistics
11 9 (1.00%) Mathematics
12 8 (0.89%) GIS
13 7 (0.78%) Mobile Computing
13 7 (0.78%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.67%) AS400
14 6 (0.67%) Physics
15 5 (0.55%) CMDB
15 5 (0.55%) Open Source
15 5 (0.55%) Mainframe
15 5 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 181 (20.09%) Windows
2 107 (11.88%) Linux
3 54 (5.99%) UNIX
4 10 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (0.89%) Solaris
6 6 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.55%) Android
7 5 (0.55%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.44%) OS/390
9 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.33%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.33%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.22%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.11%) zOS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 593 (65.82%) Information Security
2 227 (25.19%) Risk Management
3 182 (20.20%) ITIL
4 146 (16.20%) SIEM
5 143 (15.87%) Security Management
6 132 (14.65%) Penetration Testing
7 131 (14.54%) Risk Assessment
8 116 (12.87%) Project Management
9 101 (11.21%) Security Architecture
10 92 (10.21%) Data Protection
11 90 (9.99%) Stakeholder Management
12 80 (8.88%) Cyber Security
13 78 (8.66%) Business Continuity
14 65 (7.21%) Ethical Hacking
15 63 (6.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 60 (6.66%) Information Assurance
17 55 (6.10%) PRINCE2
17 55 (6.10%) Information Security Management
18 54 (5.99%) E-Commerce
19 51 (5.66%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 32 (3.55%) SQL
2 24 (2.66%) Java
3 16 (1.78%) PowerShell
4 15 (1.66%) Perl
5 12 (1.33%) C
6 10 (1.11%) Python
6 10 (1.11%) Ruby
7 9 (1.00%) C++
8 5 (0.55%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.22%) C#
9 2 (0.22%) VBScript
9 2 (0.22%) VB
10 1 (0.11%) VBA
10 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.11%) BeanShell
10 1 (0.11%) Korn
Qualifications
1 381 (42.29%) CISM
2 241 (26.75%) CISA
3 204 (22.64%) Degree
4 115 (12.76%) CEH
5 107 (11.88%) Cisco Certification
6 74 (8.21%) Security Cleared
7 72 (7.99%) GIAC
8 69 (7.66%) CCNA
9 55 (6.10%) CCNP
10 37 (4.11%) SC Cleared
11 34 (3.77%) PCI QSA
11 34 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
11 34 (3.77%) PMI Certification
12 32 (3.55%) CRISC
13 30 (3.33%) CCIE
13 30 (3.33%) SSCP
14 26 (2.89%) MCSE
15 20 (2.22%) MCSA
15 20 (2.22%) CSSLP
16 19 (2.11%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 351 (38.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 159 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 86 (9.54%) COBIT
4 28 (3.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 24 (2.66%) QA
6 16 (1.78%) SLA
7 15 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 13 (1.44%) COSO
9 12 (1.33%) BS7799
10 8 (0.89%) ISO 9001
11 6 (0.67%) HIPAA
11 6 (0.67%) BS25999
12 3 (0.33%) CESG Infosec
13 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.11%) GPG13
13 1 (0.11%) GxP
13 1 (0.11%) GAMP
13 1 (0.11%) Basel II
System Software
1 41 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.55%) XenApp
2 14 (1.55%) XenDesktop
3 10 (1.11%) vSphere
4 7 (0.78%) Snort
5 6 (0.67%) Nmap
6 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.11%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (2.77%) Nessus
2 11 (1.22%) Cacti
3 10 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
3 10 (1.11%) Tivoli
4 7 (0.78%) WSUS
5 3 (0.33%) SCCM
5 3 (0.33%) WebInspect
6 2 (0.22%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.11%) OpenView
7 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.11%) SCOM
7 1 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 80 (8.88%) Oracle
2 77 (8.55%) Microsoft
3 70 (7.77%) Cisco
4 50 (5.55%) McAfee
5 43 (4.77%) CheckPoint
6 35 (3.88%) Juniper
7 34 (3.77%) CA
8 31 (3.44%) Blue Coat
9 28 (3.11%) Cyber-Ark
10 22 (2.44%) LogRhythm
11 21 (2.33%) Q1 Labs
11 21 (2.33%) Sophos
12 19 (2.11%) Citrix
12 19 (2.11%) Symantec
13 17 (1.89%) Splunk
14 16 (1.78%) VMware
15 11 (1.22%) Red Hat
16 10 (1.11%) SAP
17 8 (0.89%) ArcSight
17 8 (0.89%) Aveksa
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum + bens + bonus
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