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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 161 265 297
Rank change year-on-year
+104 +32
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 767 541 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.02% 1.23% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.60% 4.85% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 636 472 363
Median salary £67,500 £61,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £44,028
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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
8917 11149 11420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.52% 25.32% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7480 9233 9109
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

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 September 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 September 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 +66 105 £66,500 +0.37% 26
Canary Wharf - 8 £70,000 -
Beckenham - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £35,000 -
West Drayton - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £41,500 - 1
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 1075 (73.63%) Information Security
2 809 (55.41%) CISM
3 609 (41.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 574 (39.32%) CISA
5 550 (37.67%) Cybersecurity
6 515 (35.27%) Finance
7 428 (29.32%) Degree
8 345 (23.63%) Risk Management
9 325 (22.26%) PCI DSS
10 324 (22.19%) Firewall
11 283 (19.38%) Management Information System
12 277 (18.97%) SIEM
13 265 (18.15%) Penetration Testing
14 263 (18.01%) Data Protection
14 263 (18.01%) Security Architecture
15 257 (17.60%) Windows
16 236 (16.16%) Vulnerability Management
17 232 (15.89%) CEH
18 224 (15.34%) ITIL
19 220 (15.07%) Security Operations
20 209 (14.32%) Network Security
21 205 (14.04%) Linux
22 203 (13.90%) Banking
23 185 (12.67%) GIAC
24 170 (11.64%) COBIT
25 156 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
26 153 (10.48%) Cisco Certification
27 145 (9.93%) Risk Assessment
27 145 (9.93%) Project Management
27 145 (9.93%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 83 (5.68%) IIS
2 10 (0.68%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.48%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.14%) Apache
4 2 (0.14%) JBoss
4 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.14%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.068%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.068%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.068%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (0.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (0.75%) assyst
3 7 (0.48%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.14%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.068%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.068%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (1.85%) SaaS
3 25 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.89%) PaaS
5 12 (0.82%) IaaS
6 6 (0.41%) Office 365
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.068%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.068%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (0.068%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.068%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.068%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.068%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.068%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.068%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.068%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.068%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.068%) Route 53
8 1 (0.068%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 324 (22.19%) Firewall
2 209 (14.32%) Network Security
3 114 (7.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 82 (5.62%) TCP/IP
5 65 (4.45%) LAN
6 57 (3.90%) VPN
7 52 (3.56%) Wireless
8 48 (3.29%) WAN
9 47 (3.22%) Internet
10 39 (2.67%) DNS
11 36 (2.47%) SSL
12 32 (2.19%) HTTP
13 24 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
14 23 (1.58%) MPLS
15 19 (1.30%) VLAN
16 18 (1.23%) SMTP
17 15 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
17 15 (1.03%) Wireshark
18 14 (0.96%) IPsec
19 13 (0.89%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (2.19%) SQL Server
2 25 (1.71%) Big Data
3 13 (0.89%) Oracle Database
4 6 (0.41%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.068%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.068%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.068%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.068%) GIS
7 1 (0.068%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.068%) MySQL
7 1 (0.068%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.068%) Redis
7 1 (0.068%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.068%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (2.19%) Burp Suite
2 27 (1.85%) Metasploit
3 18 (1.23%) AppScan
4 1 (0.068%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.068%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.068%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.068%) Subversion
General
1 515 (35.27%) Finance
2 203 (13.90%) Banking
3 74 (5.07%) Legal
4 54 (3.70%) Retail
5 50 (3.42%) Law
6 48 (3.29%) Games
7 37 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 36 (2.47%) Investment Banking
9 18 (1.23%) Financial Institution
9 18 (1.23%) Marketing
10 14 (0.96%) Retail Banking
11 12 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.62%) Local Government
13 7 (0.48%) French Language
13 7 (0.48%) Italian Language
13 7 (0.48%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.48%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.41%) Electronics
14 6 (0.41%) Publishing
15 4 (0.27%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 310 (21.23%) Analyst
2 281 (19.25%) Security Analyst
3 257 (17.60%) Security Manager
4 244 (16.71%) Consultant
5 205 (14.04%) Security Consultant
6 160 (10.96%) Architect
7 149 (10.21%) Security Architect
8 134 (9.18%) Information Security Manager
9 129 (8.84%) Information Manager
10 103 (7.05%) Information Analyst
10 103 (7.05%) Information Security Analyst
11 101 (6.92%) IT Analyst
12 91 (6.23%) IT Security Analyst
13 85 (5.82%) Security Engineer
14 82 (5.62%) IT Manager
15 76 (5.21%) Security Officer
16 73 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
17 70 (4.79%) Information Security Consultant
17 70 (4.79%) Security Specialist
18 64 (4.38%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.37%) .NET
2 19 (1.30%) Web Services
3 15 (1.03%) .NET Framework
3 15 (1.03%) Middleware
4 7 (0.48%) SailPoint
4 7 (0.48%) SOAP
5 6 (0.41%) 802.1X
6 5 (0.34%) RESTful
6 5 (0.34%) SAML
7 2 (0.14%) OAuth
7 2 (0.14%) OpenID
7 2 (0.14%) REST
7 2 (0.14%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (0.14%) SPNEGO
7 2 (0.14%) XACML
8 1 (0.068%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.068%) JSP
8 1 (0.068%) Node.js
8 1 (0.068%) XML
8 1 (0.068%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 283 (19.38%) Management Information System
2 132 (9.04%) Computer Science
3 111 (7.60%) Data Protection Act
4 80 (5.48%) Data Centre
5 73 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 72 (4.93%) Security Operations Centre
7 60 (4.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 57 (3.90%) Mobile App
9 55 (3.77%) Cyberthreat
10 45 (3.08%) Cryptography
11 43 (2.95%) CESG
12 39 (2.67%) Cyber Attack
13 35 (2.40%) PKI
14 34 (2.33%) Online Banking
15 28 (1.92%) Client/Server
16 16 (1.10%) Mathematics
16 16 (1.10%) PMI
17 12 (0.82%) SWIFT
18 11 (0.75%) Fintech
18 11 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 257 (17.60%) Windows
2 205 (14.04%) Linux
3 77 (5.27%) Unix
4 53 (3.63%) Windows Server
5 47 (3.22%) Mac OS X
6 25 (1.71%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.10%) AIX
8 15 (1.03%) Solaris
9 10 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.21%) Kali Linux
11 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.14%) Android
12 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.068%) NetWare
13 1 (0.068%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1075 (73.63%) Information Security
2 550 (37.67%) Cybersecurity
3 345 (23.63%) Risk Management
4 277 (18.97%) SIEM
5 265 (18.15%) Penetration Testing
6 263 (18.01%) Data Protection
6 263 (18.01%) Security Architecture
7 236 (16.16%) Vulnerability Management
8 224 (15.34%) ITIL
9 220 (15.07%) Security Operations
10 156 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 145 (9.93%) Project Management
11 145 (9.93%) Risk Assessment
11 145 (9.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 138 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
13 133 (9.11%) Incident Management
14 131 (8.97%) Security Management
15 117 (8.01%) Identity Access Management
16 114 (7.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 92 (6.30%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 100 (6.85%) Python
2 66 (4.52%) C
3 60 (4.11%) SQL
4 51 (3.49%) Java
5 43 (2.95%) PowerShell
6 35 (2.40%) C++
7 22 (1.51%) JavaScript
8 20 (1.37%) Ruby
9 17 (1.16%) C#
10 9 (0.62%) Perl
11 5 (0.34%) Korn
12 3 (0.21%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.21%) PHP
12 3 (0.21%) Scala
13 2 (0.14%) Go
14 1 (0.068%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.068%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.068%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.068%) VB
Qualifications
1 809 (55.41%) CISM
2 574 (39.32%) CISA
3 428 (29.32%) Degree
4 232 (15.89%) CEH
5 185 (12.67%) GIAC
6 153 (10.48%) Cisco Certification
7 143 (9.79%) CRISC
7 143 (9.79%) SANS
8 87 (5.96%) Security Cleared
9 81 (5.55%) IISP
10 79 (5.41%) CISMP
11 74 (5.07%) CESG Certified Professional
12 73 (5.00%) CCNP
13 71 (4.86%) GCIH
14 70 (4.79%) CLAS
15 59 (4.04%) GCIA
16 57 (3.90%) SC Cleared
17 56 (3.84%) CCNA
18 47 (3.22%) GPEN
19 45 (3.08%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 609 (41.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 325 (22.26%) PCI DSS
3 170 (11.64%) COBIT
4 57 (3.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 30 (2.05%) ISO27002
6 24 (1.64%) SLA
7 20 (1.37%) COSO
8 17 (1.16%) ISO27005
9 16 (1.10%) QA
10 10 (0.68%) ISO 9001
11 8 (0.55%) ISAE 3402
12 7 (0.48%) BS25999
12 7 (0.48%) SSAE 16
13 6 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 5 (0.34%) RMADS
15 3 (0.21%) FATCA
15 3 (0.21%) HIPAA
15 3 (0.21%) ISO22301
16 1 (0.068%) Val IT
System Software
1 126 (8.63%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.71%) Snort
3 18 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.96%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.21%) vSphere
6 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.14%) Xen
6 2 (0.14%) XenApp
7 1 (0.068%) Docker
7 1 (0.068%) NFS
7 1 (0.068%) Samba
7 1 (0.068%) vCloud
7 1 (0.068%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.068%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.068%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 55 (3.77%) Nessus
2 40 (2.74%) McAfee ePO
3 32 (2.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 29 (1.99%) QRadar
5 21 (1.44%) HP Fortify
6 19 (1.30%) SCCM
7 16 (1.10%) OpenVAS
8 15 (1.03%) Nexpose
9 8 (0.55%) RSA Archer
10 7 (0.48%) WSUS
11 6 (0.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 5 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (0.27%) Proventia
13 4 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 4 (0.27%) WebInspect
14 3 (0.21%) EnCase
14 3 (0.21%) Puppet
15 2 (0.14%) Ansible
15 2 (0.14%) RSA enVision
15 2 (0.14%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 112 (7.67%) Microsoft
2 111 (7.60%) Cisco
3 99 (6.78%) Splunk
4 74 (5.07%) Intel Security
5 51 (3.49%) Qualys
6 50 (3.42%) ArcSight
7 44 (3.01%) Cyber-Ark
8 42 (2.88%) Oracle
9 34 (2.33%) CheckPoint
10 30 (2.05%) Palo Alto
11 28 (1.92%) Juniper
12 27 (1.85%) VMware
13 24 (1.64%) Apple
14 20 (1.37%) IBM
15 18 (1.23%) Bomgar
15 18 (1.23%) F5
15 18 (1.23%) FireEye
15 18 (1.23%) Forcepoint
15 18 (1.23%) HP
16 16 (1.10%) Acunetix
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £64000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: £80,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 - £78000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum DOE + bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £110000.00 - £150000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary & OTE plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per day + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £highly competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum From £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £95000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago