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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 282 295 307
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 448 400 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.98% 0.90% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.94% 3.63% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 365 278 354
Average salary £59,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
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
11365 11017 13077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.77% 24.68% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9066 9080 11180
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 £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -14 102 £56,750 +13.50% 19
Wimbledon - 7 - -
Harrow - 4 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £95,000 -
Bromley - 1 £45,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 621 (70.09%) Information Security
2 364 (41.08%) CISM
3 360 (40.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 358 (40.41%) Finance
5 261 (29.46%) Degree
6 260 (29.35%) CISA
7 241 (27.20%) Firewall
8 221 (24.94%) Management Information System
9 192 (21.67%) Risk Management
10 176 (19.86%) Windows
11 161 (18.17%) ITIL
12 152 (17.16%) PCI DSS
13 142 (16.03%) Banking
14 138 (15.58%) Project Management
14 138 (15.58%) SIEM
15 137 (15.46%) Cisco Certification
16 135 (15.24%) Penetration Testing
17 129 (14.56%) CEH
18 117 (13.21%) Cisco
19 114 (12.87%) Network Security
20 113 (12.75%) Security Architecture
20 113 (12.75%) PRINCE2
21 108 (12.19%) UNIX
22 107 (12.08%) Linux
22 107 (12.08%) Cyber Security
23 106 (11.96%) Security Management
24 90 (10.16%) Data Protection
25 85 (9.59%) Risk Assessment
26 81 (9.14%) CCNP
27 80 (9.03%) CCNA

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (2.71%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.58%) IIS
3 8 (0.90%) Apache
4 5 (0.56%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (0.45%) IBM Notes
5 4 (0.45%) SAS
5 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.45%) Lync
5 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.23%) nginx
6 2 (0.23%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.47%) MS Office
3 6 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.34%) MS Project
4 3 (0.34%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 12 (1.35%) assyst
2 9 (1.02%) SAP ERP
3 7 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.68%) SaaS
2 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.45%) Office 365
3 1 (0.11%) IaaS
3 1 (0.11%) PaaS
3 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 241 (27.20%) Firewall
2 114 (12.87%) Network Security
3 70 (7.90%) TCP/IP
4 69 (7.79%) VPN
4 69 (7.79%) Internet
5 35 (3.95%) SSL
6 34 (3.84%) LAN
7 33 (3.72%) Wireless
8 31 (3.50%) Wireshark
9 30 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (3.39%) Intranet
10 29 (3.27%) IPsec
11 25 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
11 25 (2.82%) WAN
12 21 (2.37%) NetScreen
13 19 (2.14%) DNS
14 17 (1.92%) TACACS
14 17 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
15 15 (1.69%) VoIP
16 13 (1.47%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (1.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.02%) Oracle Database
2 9 (1.02%) Data Mining
3 7 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (0.56%) 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%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.11%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 41 (4.63%) Metasploit
2 6 (0.68%) AppScan
2 6 (0.68%) Selenium
2 6 (0.68%) TestNG
3 1 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 358 (40.41%) Finance
2 142 (16.03%) Banking
3 67 (7.56%) Legal
4 54 (6.09%) Retail
5 53 (5.98%) Law
6 24 (2.71%) Marketing
7 22 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 21 (2.37%) Manufacturing
9 18 (2.03%) Games
10 13 (1.47%) German Language
11 12 (1.35%) Advertising
12 10 (1.13%) Local Government
12 10 (1.13%) Financial Institution
13 9 (1.02%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.45%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.11%) iGaming
16 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.11%) Publishing
16 1 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 231 (26.07%) Analyst
2 226 (25.51%) Security Analyst
3 158 (17.83%) Consultant
4 137 (15.46%) Security Manager
5 99 (11.17%) Information Analyst
5 99 (11.17%) Information Security Analyst
6 96 (10.84%) Security Consultant
7 93 (10.50%) Security Engineer
8 69 (7.79%) Security Specialist
9 65 (7.34%) Architect
10 57 (6.43%) Security Architect
11 54 (6.09%) IT Security Analyst
11 54 (6.09%) Information Specialist
12 53 (5.98%) Information Security Specialist
13 45 (5.08%) Security Officer
14 41 (4.63%) Information Manager
15 40 (4.51%) Information Security Manager
15 40 (4.51%) Tester
16 38 (4.29%) Senior Manager
17 36 (4.06%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.47%) .NET
2 11 (1.24%) SailPoint
2 11 (1.24%) SAML
3 10 (1.13%) OAuth
4 9 (1.02%) OpenID
5 7 (0.79%) JSP
6 6 (0.68%) RESTful
7 4 (0.45%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.45%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.23%) Web Services
8 2 (0.23%) Memcached
9 1 (0.11%) HTML
9 1 (0.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 221 (24.94%) Management Information System
2 61 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (6.32%) Computer Science
4 53 (5.98%) PMI
5 25 (2.82%) CESG
6 23 (2.60%) Cryptography
7 20 (2.26%) CESG CLAS
8 19 (2.14%) Hedge funds
8 19 (2.14%) PKI
9 16 (1.81%) SWIFT
10 11 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
11 10 (1.13%) RMADS
12 4 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.45%) SCADA
12 4 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.45%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.45%) AS400
12 4 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.34%) EPoS
13 3 (0.34%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 176 (19.86%) Windows
2 108 (12.19%) UNIX
3 107 (12.08%) Linux
4 30 (3.39%) Solaris
5 21 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.13%) FreeBSD
10 8 (0.90%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.68%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.45%) OS/390
13 3 (0.34%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.23%) CentOS
14 2 (0.23%) SELinux
15 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.11%) AIX
15 1 (0.11%) zOS
15 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 621 (70.09%) Information Security
2 192 (21.67%) Risk Management
3 161 (18.17%) ITIL
4 138 (15.58%) Project Management
4 138 (15.58%) SIEM
5 135 (15.24%) Penetration Testing
6 113 (12.75%) Security Architecture
6 113 (12.75%) PRINCE2
7 107 (12.08%) Cyber Security
8 106 (11.96%) Security Management
9 90 (10.16%) Data Protection
10 85 (9.59%) Risk Assessment
11 75 (8.47%) ISMS
12 73 (8.24%) Ethical Hacking
13 68 (7.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 64 (7.22%) Business Development
15 58 (6.55%) Information Security Management
15 58 (6.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 57 (6.43%) Vulnerability Management
17 53 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (5.64%) Perl
1 50 (5.64%) SQL
2 39 (4.40%) Python
3 33 (3.72%) Ruby
4 32 (3.61%) PowerShell
5 30 (3.39%) Java
6 24 (2.71%) C++
7 22 (2.48%) C
8 15 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 7 (0.79%) C#
10 5 (0.56%) PHP
11 3 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.23%) BeanShell
13 1 (0.11%) VBScript
13 1 (0.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 364 (41.08%) CISM
2 261 (29.46%) Degree
3 260 (29.35%) CISA
4 137 (15.46%) Cisco Certification
5 129 (14.56%) CEH
6 81 (9.14%) CCNP
7 80 (9.03%) CCNA
8 73 (8.24%) GIAC
9 63 (7.11%) Security Cleared
10 53 (5.98%) PMI Certification
11 48 (5.42%) CRISC
12 35 (3.95%) GCIH
13 34 (3.84%) SC Cleared
14 33 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
15 32 (3.61%) CCSE
16 26 (2.93%) CCSP
17 21 (2.37%) CISMP
18 20 (2.26%) CCSA
18 20 (2.26%) MCSE
19 19 (2.14%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 360 (40.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 152 (17.16%) PCI DSS
3 55 (6.21%) COBIT
4 29 (3.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 20 (2.26%) QA
6 16 (1.81%) SLA
7 8 (0.90%) Basel II
7 8 (0.90%) Solvency II
7 8 (0.90%) Basel III
8 5 (0.56%) BS7799
9 4 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.23%) BS25999
11 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.11%) COSO
11 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
System Software
1 31 (3.50%) Snort
2 24 (2.71%) Nmap
3 19 (2.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.34%) SpamAssassin
6 2 (0.23%) XenApp
6 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.23%) NFS
6 2 (0.23%) Gluster
6 2 (0.23%) Varnish
7 1 (0.11%) XenServer
7 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (1.92%) Cacti
2 15 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (1.69%) Nessus
3 13 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Management
4 8 (0.90%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.68%) WSUS
6 4 (0.45%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.34%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (0.34%) OpenView
7 3 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.23%) WebInspect
8 2 (0.23%) SCOM
8 2 (0.23%) Puppet
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.23%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 117 (13.21%) Cisco
2 75 (8.47%) CheckPoint
3 73 (8.24%) Oracle
4 61 (6.88%) Microsoft
5 45 (5.08%) Symantec
6 42 (4.74%) Blue Coat
6 42 (4.74%) Juniper
7 27 (3.05%) Sophos
7 27 (3.05%) LogRhythm
8 23 (2.60%) McAfee
9 20 (2.26%) Sun
9 20 (2.26%) ArcSight
10 19 (2.14%) CA
11 18 (2.03%) Websense
12 15 (1.69%) Red Hat
13 13 (1.47%) Q1 Labs
14 11 (1.24%) Splunk
14 11 (1.24%) Qualys
15 10 (1.13%) VMware
16 9 (1.02%) Aveksa
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50K to 65K + Car + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50K to 65K
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60K to 80K
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £66000 per annum + Travel + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Securitech Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package incl Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago