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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / London
Rank 151 191 282
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +91
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 701 706 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.09% 1.74% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.77% 6.60% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 567 602 352
Median salary £68,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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
7995 10702 10658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.89% 26.41% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6481 8872 8694
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -7 77 £67,500 - 25
Canary Wharf -11 9 £70,000 -17.64%
Uxbridge -6 4 £70,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +9 2 £68,750 -
Hammersmith +5 2 £70,000 +16.66%
Bromley - 1 £32,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £24,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 1082 (73.01%) Information Security
2 915 (61.74%) CISM
3 614 (41.43%) CISA
4 597 (40.28%) Cybersecurity
5 512 (34.55%) Finance
5 512 (34.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 402 (27.13%) Degree
7 349 (23.55%) Risk Management
8 301 (20.31%) Security Architecture
9 293 (19.77%) Firewall
10 271 (18.29%) Management Information System
11 270 (18.22%) Penetration Testing
12 269 (18.15%) Data Protection
13 264 (17.81%) Vulnerability Management
14 234 (15.79%) Banking
15 230 (15.52%) PCI DSS
16 222 (14.98%) SIEM
17 203 (13.70%) CEH
18 202 (13.63%) Identity Access Management
19 201 (13.56%) ITIL
20 200 (13.50%) Windows
21 195 (13.16%) Network Security
22 185 (12.48%) Stakeholder Management
23 182 (12.28%) Linux
24 180 (12.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
25 173 (11.67%) Security Operations
26 158 (10.66%) Risk Assessment
27 157 (10.59%) GIAC
28 147 (9.92%) Incident Management
29 144 (9.72%) COBIT

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
1 104 (7.02%) IIS
2 29 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 20 (1.35%) Apache
4 17 (1.15%) WebLogic
5 16 (1.08%) JBoss
6 11 (0.74%) WebSphere
7 8 (0.54%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.47%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.40%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.20%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.13%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.13%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.067%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.067%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.067%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.94%) MS Office
3 8 (0.54%) MS Project
4 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.067%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 30 (2.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (0.94%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 9 (0.61%) Temenos T24
4 7 (0.47%) SAP HR
5 6 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.067%) assyst
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.067%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.067%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (2.36%) SaaS
3 16 (1.08%) IaaS
4 15 (1.01%) PaaS
5 8 (0.54%) Office 365
6 7 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.067%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.067%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.067%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.067%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.067%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.067%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.067%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.067%) G Suite
8 1 (0.067%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.067%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.067%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 293 (19.77%) Firewall
2 195 (13.16%) Network Security
3 85 (5.74%) Intrusion Detection
4 78 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 52 (3.51%) LAN
6 37 (2.50%) VPN
7 36 (2.43%) WAN
8 32 (2.16%) Wireless
9 31 (2.09%) DNS
10 22 (1.48%) MPLS
11 21 (1.42%) SSL
12 20 (1.35%) HTTP
12 20 (1.35%) Internet
13 16 (1.08%) VLAN
14 14 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (0.88%) IPsec
16 12 (0.81%) LDAP
16 12 (0.81%) SMTP
17 11 (0.74%) BGP
17 11 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (2.02%) Oracle Database
2 28 (1.89%) Big Data
2 28 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 12 (0.81%) Hadoop
4 10 (0.67%) MongoDB
4 10 (0.67%) Relational Database
5 7 (0.47%) MySQL
6 3 (0.20%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.13%) GIS
7 2 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.067%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.067%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.067%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.067%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.067%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.067%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.067%) Redis
8 1 (0.067%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.067%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (1.89%) Burp Suite
2 21 (1.42%) AppScan
3 13 (0.88%) Paros
4 10 (0.67%) Metasploit
5 4 (0.27%) WebScarab
6 3 (0.20%) Subversion
7 1 (0.067%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.067%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.067%) sqlmap
General
1 512 (34.55%) Finance
2 234 (15.79%) Banking
3 87 (5.87%) Legal
4 66 (4.45%) Retail
5 53 (3.58%) Games
6 36 (2.43%) Investment Banking
7 35 (2.36%) Law
8 34 (2.29%) Telecoms
9 25 (1.69%) Marketing
10 19 (1.28%) Retail Banking
11 14 (0.94%) Spanish Language
12 12 (0.81%) French Language
13 11 (0.74%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.67%) German Language
15 8 (0.54%) Local Government
15 8 (0.54%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.40%) Italian Language
17 1 (0.067%) Mandarin Language
17 1 (0.067%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 328 (22.13%) Security Manager
2 286 (19.30%) Analyst
3 246 (16.60%) Security Analyst
4 194 (13.09%) Consultant
5 147 (9.92%) Security Consultant
6 146 (9.85%) Information Manager
7 143 (9.65%) Information Security Manager
8 133 (8.97%) Architect
9 126 (8.50%) Security Architect
10 119 (8.03%) Security Engineer
11 115 (7.76%) IT Analyst
12 105 (7.09%) Cybersecurity Manager
13 94 (6.34%) IT Security Analyst
14 85 (5.74%) IT Manager
14 85 (5.74%) Security Officer
15 83 (5.60%) Information Analyst
16 82 (5.53%) Information Security Analyst
17 79 (5.33%) Senior Manager
18 76 (5.13%) Risk Manager
19 73 (4.93%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (2.09%) SailPoint
2 19 (1.28%) .NET
3 18 (1.21%) Web Services
4 14 (0.94%) SAML
5 11 (0.74%) XACML
6 10 (0.67%) .NET Framework
6 10 (0.67%) Node.js
7 9 (0.61%) AngularJS
7 9 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (0.61%) SPNEGO
8 6 (0.40%) ELK Stack
9 5 (0.34%) Middleware
9 5 (0.34%) Regular Expression
10 4 (0.27%) PCRE
10 4 (0.27%) SPML
11 3 (0.20%) RESTful
11 3 (0.20%) SOAP
12 2 (0.13%) J2EE
12 2 (0.13%) REST
12 2 (0.13%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 271 (18.29%) Management Information System
2 114 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 93 (6.28%) Data Protection Act
4 70 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (2.77%) Cyber Attack
6 40 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
7 38 (2.56%) Data Centre
8 35 (2.36%) Security Operations Centre
9 33 (2.23%) CESG
10 32 (2.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 29 (1.96%) PKI
12 26 (1.75%) Cryptography
13 23 (1.55%) Online Banking
14 20 (1.35%) Mobile App
15 16 (1.08%) Client/Server
16 15 (1.01%) Statistics
17 13 (0.88%) Cyber Defence
18 12 (0.81%) Mathematics
19 11 (0.74%) Fintech
20 9 (0.61%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 200 (13.50%) Windows
2 182 (12.28%) Linux
3 57 (3.85%) Unix
4 55 (3.71%) Windows Server
5 34 (2.29%) Apple iOS
5 34 (2.29%) Mac OS X
6 23 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (0.94%) Solaris
8 14 (0.94%) Windows 8
9 11 (0.74%) AIX
10 7 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.47%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.40%) Debian
11 6 (0.40%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.40%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.27%) Android
12 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.067%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1082 (73.01%) Information Security
2 597 (40.28%) Cybersecurity
3 349 (23.55%) Risk Management
4 301 (20.31%) Security Architecture
5 270 (18.22%) Penetration Testing
6 269 (18.15%) Data Protection
7 264 (17.81%) Vulnerability Management
8 222 (14.98%) SIEM
9 202 (13.63%) Identity Access Management
10 201 (13.56%) ITIL
11 185 (12.48%) Stakeholder Management
12 180 (12.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 173 (11.67%) Security Operations
14 158 (10.66%) Risk Assessment
15 147 (9.92%) Incident Management
16 134 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
17 133 (8.97%) Security Management
18 125 (8.43%) Data Loss Prevention
19 114 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 90 (6.07%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (6.21%) Java
2 76 (5.13%) Python
3 64 (4.32%) C
4 49 (3.31%) JavaScript
5 31 (2.09%) Ruby
6 29 (1.96%) SQL
7 23 (1.55%) PowerShell
8 18 (1.21%) C++
9 13 (0.88%) Korn
10 12 (0.81%) Perl
11 11 (0.74%) Scala
12 9 (0.61%) Bourne shell
13 7 (0.47%) C#
14 4 (0.27%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.20%) PHP
16 2 (0.13%) Go
Qualifications
1 915 (61.74%) CISM
2 614 (41.43%) CISA
3 402 (27.13%) Degree
4 203 (13.70%) CEH
5 157 (10.59%) GIAC
6 143 (9.65%) Cisco Certification
7 133 (8.97%) SANS
8 125 (8.43%) CRISC
9 100 (6.75%) Security Cleared
10 92 (6.21%) IISP
11 85 (5.74%) SC Cleared
12 84 (5.67%) CCNP
13 72 (4.86%) CCNA
14 58 (3.91%) CESG Certified Professional
15 51 (3.44%) GPEN
16 39 (2.63%) CLAS
16 39 (2.63%) GSEC
17 36 (2.43%) CREST Certified
17 36 (2.43%) GCED
18 35 (2.36%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 512 (34.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 230 (15.52%) PCI DSS
3 144 (9.72%) COBIT
4 45 (3.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 39 (2.63%) SLA
6 20 (1.35%) GDPR
7 18 (1.21%) ISO27002
8 13 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 9 (0.61%) ISO22301
10 8 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 7 (0.47%) BS25999
11 7 (0.47%) QA
12 5 (0.34%) BS7799
12 5 (0.34%) ISO27005
12 5 (0.34%) RMADS
13 4 (0.27%) COSO
13 4 (0.27%) FATCA
13 4 (0.27%) GPG13
14 3 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
14 3 (0.20%) FISMA
System Software
1 109 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.74%) Snort
4 7 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.40%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.40%) XenServer
6 4 (0.27%) HDFS
7 2 (0.13%) Xen
7 2 (0.13%) XenApp
7 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.067%) Docker
8 1 (0.067%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.067%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.067%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.067%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 61 (4.12%) Nessus
2 58 (3.91%) McAfee ePO
3 19 (1.28%) CSIRT
4 18 (1.21%) HP Fortify
5 15 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
6 13 (0.88%) QRadar
7 10 (0.67%) CA Single Sign-On
8 9 (0.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 9 (0.61%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 9 (0.61%) SCCM
8 9 (0.61%) WebInspect
9 8 (0.54%) Nexpose
10 7 (0.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 6 (0.40%) RSA Security Analytics
12 5 (0.34%) Kibana
12 5 (0.34%) logstash
12 5 (0.34%) RSA Archer
12 5 (0.34%) WSUS
13 4 (0.27%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 4 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 87 (5.87%) Intel Security
2 84 (5.67%) Microsoft
3 81 (5.47%) Splunk
4 75 (5.06%) Cisco
5 68 (4.59%) Oracle
6 55 (3.71%) Cyber-Ark
7 39 (2.63%) Qualys
8 36 (2.43%) CheckPoint
9 34 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
10 31 (2.09%) Apple
10 31 (2.09%) ArcSight
10 31 (2.09%) Symantec
11 28 (1.89%) FireEye
12 26 (1.75%) Aveksa
13 25 (1.69%) Forcepoint
14 24 (1.62%) HP
15 22 (1.48%) Bomgar
15 22 (1.48%) Palo Alto
16 20 (1.35%) Juniper
17 18 (1.21%) Fortinet
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (DOE) plus attractive allowances, pension and person
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80,000 (DOE) plus attractive allowances, pension and personal b
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 (DOE) plus attractive allowances, pension and personal b
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £87,000 - £110,000 plus attractive monetary benefits, pension and pers
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £120,000 - £160,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Dental, Discoun
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
West London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
London Borough of Enfield
Salary: From £32,307 to £34,935 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Adeptis Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k base and strong package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Plus Excellent Banking Benefits & Bo
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago