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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 196 266 342
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +76
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 675 545 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.72% 1.23% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.15% 4.87% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 579 438 307
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £49,400 £46,300
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
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
9443 11198 12273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.00% 25.23% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7937 9104 9842
Median salary £55,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 82 £62,500 -2.91% 25
Canary Wharf - 7 £70,000 -
Twickenham - 4 £38,432 -
Harrow +1 2 - -
Bromley - 2 £55,000 -
Docklands, London +19 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 1061 (73.32%) Information Security
2 785 (54.25%) CISM
3 627 (43.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 488 (33.72%) CISA
5 479 (33.10%) Finance
6 465 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
7 424 (29.30%) Degree
8 348 (24.05%) Risk Management
9 317 (21.91%) Management Information System
10 308 (21.29%) PCI DSS
11 292 (20.18%) Firewall
12 282 (19.49%) SIEM
13 272 (18.80%) Security Operations
14 249 (17.21%) ITIL
15 234 (16.17%) Windows
16 229 (15.83%) Data Protection
17 223 (15.41%) CEH
18 212 (14.65%) Penetration Testing
19 205 (14.17%) Security Architecture
20 196 (13.55%) Vulnerability Management
21 194 (13.41%) GIAC
22 193 (13.34%) Network Security
23 175 (12.09%) Cisco Certification
24 173 (11.96%) Project Management
25 168 (11.61%) Risk Assessment
26 163 (11.26%) Linux
27 162 (11.20%) SANS
28 157 (10.85%) Security Management
29 148 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
30 144 (9.95%) 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 54 (3.73%) IIS
2 17 (1.17%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.48%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (0.21%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.069%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.069%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.069%) Sonic ESB
5 1 (0.069%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (0.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (0.69%) assyst
1 10 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.069%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.31%) SaaS
4 10 (0.69%) PaaS
5 9 (0.62%) IaaS
6 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.14%) Office 365
7 1 (0.069%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.069%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.069%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.069%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.069%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 292 (20.18%) Firewall
2 193 (13.34%) Network Security
3 96 (6.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 71 (4.91%) Internet
5 67 (4.63%) VPN
6 61 (4.22%) Wireless
7 57 (3.94%) LAN
8 54 (3.73%) WAN
9 50 (3.46%) SSL
9 50 (3.46%) TCP/IP
10 41 (2.83%) HTTP
11 33 (2.28%) DNS
12 24 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (1.59%) MPLS
14 21 (1.45%) Wireshark
15 20 (1.38%) SMTP
16 17 (1.17%) tcpdump
17 14 (0.97%) DMZ
17 14 (0.97%) Intranet
18 10 (0.69%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (2.21%) SQL Server
2 29 (2.00%) Big Data
3 7 (0.48%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.28%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.21%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.069%) DB2
6 1 (0.069%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.069%) MySQL
6 1 (0.069%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.069%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.069%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.069%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.069%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 27 (1.87%) Metasploit
2 24 (1.66%) Burp Suite
3 13 (0.90%) AppScan
4 5 (0.35%) sqlmap
5 2 (0.14%) Paros
6 1 (0.069%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.069%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 479 (33.10%) Finance
2 138 (9.54%) Banking
3 111 (7.67%) Legal
4 61 (4.22%) Retail
5 51 (3.52%) Telecoms
6 47 (3.25%) Law
7 29 (2.00%) Games
8 25 (1.73%) Financial Institution
9 24 (1.66%) Marketing
10 16 (1.11%) Investment Banking
11 13 (0.90%) Local Government
12 12 (0.83%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.76%) Publishing
14 10 (0.69%) Electronics
15 7 (0.48%) French Language
15 7 (0.48%) Italian Language
15 7 (0.48%) Spanish Language
16 6 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.28%) Music Industry
17 4 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 285 (19.70%) Analyst
2 271 (18.73%) Consultant
3 261 (18.04%) Security Analyst
4 234 (16.17%) Security Consultant
5 219 (15.13%) Security Manager
6 156 (10.78%) Architect
7 150 (10.37%) Security Architect
8 130 (8.98%) Information Analyst
8 130 (8.98%) Information Security Analyst
9 119 (8.22%) Information Security Manager
10 117 (8.09%) Information Manager
11 95 (6.57%) Security Officer
12 92 (6.36%) IT Manager
13 91 (6.29%) Security Engineer
14 85 (5.87%) Information Officer
15 79 (5.46%) Information Security Officer
16 71 (4.91%) Security Specialist
17 68 (4.70%) Cybersecurity Consultant
18 58 (4.01%) Information Security Consultant
19 57 (3.94%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (1.73%) Web Services
2 16 (1.11%) .NET
3 13 (0.90%) Middleware
4 7 (0.48%) ASP.NET
5 6 (0.41%) 802.1X
5 6 (0.41%) SOAP
6 5 (0.35%) .NET Framework
6 5 (0.35%) Ajax
6 5 (0.35%) HTML
6 5 (0.35%) HTML5
6 5 (0.35%) RESTful
6 5 (0.35%) WSH
7 3 (0.21%) SailPoint
7 3 (0.21%) XMPP
8 2 (0.14%) ELK Stack
8 2 (0.14%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.069%) J2EE
9 1 (0.069%) JSP
9 1 (0.069%) SAML
9 1 (0.069%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 317 (21.91%) Management Information System
2 148 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 142 (9.81%) Computer Science
4 102 (7.05%) Security Operations Centre
5 99 (6.84%) Data Centre
6 80 (5.53%) Data Protection Act
7 60 (4.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 52 (3.59%) Cyberthreat
9 49 (3.39%) Cryptography
10 48 (3.32%) PKI
11 45 (3.11%) CESG
11 45 (3.11%) Mathematics
12 44 (3.04%) Cyber Attack
12 44 (3.04%) Mobile App
13 25 (1.73%) Online Banking
14 23 (1.59%) Client/Server
15 21 (1.45%) Fintech
16 20 (1.38%) CESG CLAS
17 19 (1.31%) Cybercrime
18 16 (1.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 234 (16.17%) Windows
2 163 (11.26%) Linux
3 91 (6.29%) Unix
4 37 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 27 (1.87%) Mac OS X
6 14 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (0.69%) Solaris
7 10 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.41%) AIX
8 6 (0.41%) Kali Linux
9 5 (0.35%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.069%) Android
11 1 (0.069%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.069%) NetWare
11 1 (0.069%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.069%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1061 (73.32%) Information Security
2 465 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
3 348 (24.05%) Risk Management
4 282 (19.49%) SIEM
5 272 (18.80%) Security Operations
6 249 (17.21%) ITIL
7 229 (15.83%) Data Protection
8 212 (14.65%) Penetration Testing
9 205 (14.17%) Security Architecture
10 196 (13.55%) Vulnerability Management
11 173 (11.96%) Project Management
12 168 (11.61%) Risk Assessment
13 157 (10.85%) Security Management
14 119 (8.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 118 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
16 109 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
16 109 (7.53%) IT Audit
17 104 (7.19%) Information Assurance
18 101 (6.98%) Ethical Hacking
19 100 (6.91%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (5.32%) Python
2 66 (4.56%) SQL
3 50 (3.46%) PowerShell
4 35 (2.42%) C
5 25 (1.73%) Java
6 24 (1.66%) C++
7 20 (1.38%) Perl
8 19 (1.31%) Ruby
9 12 (0.83%) C#
10 8 (0.55%) JavaScript
10 8 (0.55%) PHP
11 4 (0.28%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.14%) Korn
12 2 (0.14%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.069%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.069%) Go
13 1 (0.069%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.069%) Scala
13 1 (0.069%) VB
Qualifications
1 785 (54.25%) CISM
2 488 (33.72%) CISA
3 424 (29.30%) Degree
4 223 (15.41%) CEH
5 194 (13.41%) GIAC
6 175 (12.09%) Cisco Certification
7 162 (11.20%) SANS
8 129 (8.91%) CRISC
9 109 (7.53%) Security Cleared
10 101 (6.98%) CLAS
11 95 (6.57%) CESG Certified Professional
12 93 (6.43%) CISMP
13 90 (6.22%) GCIH
14 75 (5.18%) SC Cleared
15 68 (4.70%) CCNA
16 67 (4.63%) CCNP
17 64 (4.42%) GCIA
18 54 (3.73%) IISP
19 52 (3.59%) SSCP
20 48 (3.32%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 627 (43.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 308 (21.29%) PCI DSS
3 144 (9.95%) COBIT
4 52 (3.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 33 (2.28%) COSO
6 26 (1.80%) ISO27002
7 18 (1.24%) ISO27005
8 12 (0.83%) ISO 9001
8 12 (0.83%) QA
9 11 (0.76%) SLA
10 7 (0.48%) ISAE 3402
10 7 (0.48%) ISO22301
11 6 (0.41%) BS25999
11 6 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (0.41%) SSAE 16
12 4 (0.28%) RMADS
13 3 (0.21%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.14%) Government Security Classifications
14 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 2 (0.14%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 117 (8.09%) Active Directory
2 35 (2.42%) Snort
3 15 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.35%) vSphere
6 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.069%) NFS
7 1 (0.069%) Samba
7 1 (0.069%) vCloud
7 1 (0.069%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.069%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.069%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.069%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 57 (3.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 52 (3.59%) Nessus
3 47 (3.25%) QRadar
4 21 (1.45%) OpenVAS
5 19 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
6 17 (1.17%) SCCM
7 15 (1.04%) HP Fortify
8 13 (0.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 10 (0.69%) Nexpose
9 10 (0.69%) RSA Archer
10 9 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (0.55%) Nmap
12 7 (0.48%) EnCase
12 7 (0.48%) WebInspect
13 5 (0.35%) SCOM
14 4 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 3 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
15 3 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
15 3 (0.21%) Proventia
15 3 (0.21%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 128 (8.85%) Microsoft
2 118 (8.15%) Cisco
3 106 (7.33%) Splunk
4 63 (4.35%) ArcSight
5 54 (3.73%) Intel Security
6 47 (3.25%) Qualys
7 43 (2.97%) Oracle
8 39 (2.70%) Palo Alto
9 37 (2.56%) Juniper
10 33 (2.28%) VMware
11 28 (1.94%) CheckPoint
12 27 (1.87%) Cyber-Ark
12 27 (1.87%) Remedy
13 20 (1.38%) Symantec
14 16 (1.11%) Acunetix
15 14 (0.97%) IBM
15 14 (0.97%) LogRhythm
15 14 (0.97%) SAP
16 13 (0.90%) Citrix
16 13 (0.90%) HP
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- £59,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £64000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000 - £160,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £125000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Bonus 25%, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £120,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £110,000 - £150,000 plus exceptional benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus exceptional benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago