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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / London
Rank 160 182 312
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +130
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 666 762 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.02% 1.85% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.61% 7.16% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 538 655 322
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.90% -

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
7735 10642 10765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.48% 25.90% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6261 8907 8738
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +14 73 £68,000 +11.47% 11
Canary Wharf -4 12 £65,000 -23.52%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £68,750 -
Barnet - 1 £47,500 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £45,500 - 1
Chiswick - 1 £70,000 -
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 1063 (72.61%) Information Security
2 946 (64.62%) CISM
3 605 (41.33%) Cybersecurity
4 588 (40.16%) CISA
5 511 (34.90%) Finance
6 483 (32.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 370 (25.27%) Degree
8 341 (23.29%) Risk Management
9 289 (19.74%) Firewall
10 280 (19.13%) Security Architecture
11 269 (18.37%) Vulnerability Management
11 269 (18.37%) Data Protection
12 260 (17.76%) Management Information System
13 249 (17.01%) Penetration Testing
14 231 (15.78%) SIEM
15 213 (14.55%) Windows
16 209 (14.28%) Linux
17 206 (14.07%) Banking
18 199 (13.59%) PCI DSS
19 191 (13.05%) Identity Access Management
20 190 (12.98%) Stakeholder Management
21 184 (12.57%) Network Security
22 183 (12.50%) CEH
23 180 (12.30%) ITIL
24 171 (11.68%) Security Operations
25 166 (11.34%) SANS
26 161 (11.00%) GIAC
27 158 (10.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
28 157 (10.72%) Cisco Certification
29 148 (10.11%) Risk Assessment

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 81 (5.53%) IIS
2 26 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 21 (1.43%) Apache
4 17 (1.16%) WebLogic
5 16 (1.09%) JBoss
6 10 (0.68%) WebSphere
7 9 (0.61%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.48%) MS Exchange
8 7 (0.48%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.20%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.20%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.14%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.068%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.068%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.96%) MS Office
3 9 (0.61%) MS Project
4 5 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.068%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 27 (1.84%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (1.09%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 9 (0.61%) Temenos T24
5 7 (0.48%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.068%) assyst
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.068%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 59 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (1.64%) SaaS
4 14 (0.96%) IaaS
5 13 (0.89%) PaaS
6 9 (0.61%) Office 365
7 8 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.20%) AWS CloudTrail
8 3 (0.20%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.14%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.14%) G Suite
9 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.068%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 289 (19.74%) Firewall
2 184 (12.57%) Network Security
3 91 (6.22%) TCP/IP
4 89 (6.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 49 (3.35%) LAN
6 40 (2.73%) WAN
7 32 (2.19%) VPN
8 26 (1.78%) Internet
9 23 (1.57%) HTTP
10 20 (1.37%) DNS
11 17 (1.16%) Wireless
12 16 (1.09%) LDAP
13 15 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (1.02%) MPLS
13 15 (1.02%) SSL
14 12 (0.82%) SMTP
15 11 (0.75%) SSH
16 9 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
16 9 (0.61%) Kerberos
17 7 (0.48%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (2.25%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.12%) Big Data
3 28 (1.91%) Oracle Database
4 14 (0.96%) Hadoop
5 11 (0.75%) MongoDB
6 9 (0.61%) Relational Database
7 8 (0.55%) MySQL
8 3 (0.20%) Apache Hive
8 3 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.14%) GIS
9 2 (0.14%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.14%) Redis
10 1 (0.068%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.068%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.068%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.068%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (1.64%) Burp Suite
2 22 (1.50%) AppScan
3 17 (1.16%) Paros
4 8 (0.55%) Metasploit
4 8 (0.55%) WebScarab
5 7 (0.48%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.27%) Subversion
7 2 (0.14%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.068%) sqlmap
General
1 511 (34.90%) Finance
2 206 (14.07%) Banking
3 111 (7.58%) Legal
4 58 (3.96%) Retail
5 42 (2.87%) Games
6 33 (2.25%) Law
6 33 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 28 (1.91%) Investment Banking
8 27 (1.84%) Marketing
9 16 (1.09%) Spanish Language
10 14 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 14 (0.96%) French Language
11 12 (0.82%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.68%) German Language
13 8 (0.55%) Italian Language
13 8 (0.55%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.41%) Local Government
15 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.068%) Advertising
16 1 (0.068%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 346 (23.63%) Security Manager
2 286 (19.54%) Analyst
3 234 (15.98%) Security Analyst
4 181 (12.36%) Consultant
5 146 (9.97%) Information Manager
6 143 (9.77%) Security Consultant
7 134 (9.15%) Information Security Manager
8 124 (8.47%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 122 (8.33%) Architect
10 121 (8.27%) Security Engineer
11 118 (8.06%) Security Architect
12 89 (6.08%) Information Analyst
13 88 (6.01%) IT Manager
14 87 (5.94%) IT Analyst
15 85 (5.81%) Information Security Analyst
16 83 (5.67%) Senior Manager
17 81 (5.53%) Security Officer
18 80 (5.46%) Risk Manager
19 76 (5.19%) IT Security Manager
20 74 (5.05%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (2.25%) SailPoint
2 21 (1.43%) Web Services
3 16 (1.09%) .NET
4 15 (1.02%) SAML
5 11 (0.75%) Node.js
5 11 (0.75%) XACML
6 9 (0.61%) AngularJS
6 9 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (0.61%) SPNEGO
7 7 (0.48%) .NET Framework
7 7 (0.48%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (0.41%) Regular Expression
9 5 (0.34%) boto
9 5 (0.34%) PCRE
10 4 (0.27%) Middleware
10 4 (0.27%) SPML
11 3 (0.20%) 802.1X
11 3 (0.20%) REST
11 3 (0.20%) SOAP
12 2 (0.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 260 (17.76%) Management Information System
2 105 (7.17%) Computer Science
3 100 (6.83%) Data Protection Act
4 56 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (2.73%) Cyber Attack
5 40 (2.73%) Security Operations Centre
6 34 (2.32%) Cyberthreat
7 28 (1.91%) Data Centre
8 27 (1.84%) CESG
9 25 (1.71%) PKI
10 24 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 16 (1.09%) Online Banking
12 12 (0.82%) Cyber Defence
13 11 (0.75%) CESG CLAS
13 11 (0.75%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.75%) Fintech
13 11 (0.75%) Mobile App
14 8 (0.55%) Mainframe
15 7 (0.48%) PMI
16 6 (0.41%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 213 (14.55%) Windows
2 209 (14.28%) Linux
3 73 (4.99%) Unix
4 58 (3.96%) Windows Server
5 40 (2.73%) Apple iOS
6 38 (2.60%) Mac OS X
7 24 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (1.02%) Windows 8
10 11 (0.75%) Solaris
11 7 (0.48%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.41%) Android
12 6 (0.41%) Debian
12 6 (0.41%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.41%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.27%) AIX
14 4 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.068%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.068%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1063 (72.61%) Information Security
2 605 (41.33%) Cybersecurity
3 341 (23.29%) Risk Management
4 280 (19.13%) Security Architecture
5 269 (18.37%) Data Protection
5 269 (18.37%) Vulnerability Management
6 249 (17.01%) Penetration Testing
7 231 (15.78%) SIEM
8 191 (13.05%) Identity Access Management
9 190 (12.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 180 (12.30%) ITIL
11 171 (11.68%) Security Operations
12 158 (10.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 148 (10.11%) Risk Assessment
14 144 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
15 132 (9.02%) Incident Management
16 124 (8.47%) Security Management
17 120 (8.20%) Data Loss Prevention
18 117 (7.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 84 (5.74%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 86 (5.87%) Java
2 65 (4.44%) Python
3 48 (3.28%) C
4 44 (3.01%) JavaScript
5 40 (2.73%) SQL
6 35 (2.39%) Ruby
7 22 (1.50%) Perl
8 20 (1.37%) PowerShell
9 13 (0.89%) Korn
10 12 (0.82%) Bourne shell
10 12 (0.82%) C++
11 10 (0.68%) Scala
12 9 (0.61%) PHP
13 6 (0.41%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.41%) C#
14 2 (0.14%) Go
15 1 (0.068%) AWK
15 1 (0.068%) VB
Qualifications
1 946 (64.62%) CISM
2 588 (40.16%) CISA
3 370 (25.27%) Degree
4 183 (12.50%) CEH
5 166 (11.34%) SANS
6 161 (11.00%) GIAC
7 157 (10.72%) Cisco Certification
8 106 (7.24%) Security Cleared
9 105 (7.17%) CRISC
10 92 (6.28%) SC Cleared
11 84 (5.74%) CCNP
12 69 (4.71%) IISP
13 65 (4.44%) CCNA
14 63 (4.30%) CESG Certified Professional
15 55 (3.76%) GCIH
16 51 (3.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 46 (3.14%) CLAS
18 45 (3.07%) GCIA
19 44 (3.01%) GSEC
20 42 (2.87%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 483 (32.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 199 (13.59%) PCI DSS
3 120 (8.20%) COBIT
4 45 (3.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 35 (2.39%) GDPR
6 33 (2.25%) Cyber Essentials
7 30 (2.05%) SLA
8 19 (1.30%) ISO27002
9 16 (1.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 13 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 12 (0.82%) ISO22301
12 10 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 5 (0.34%) BS7799
13 5 (0.34%) GPG13
14 4 (0.27%) FISMA
14 4 (0.27%) QA
15 3 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
15 3 (0.20%) FATCA
15 3 (0.20%) ISO27005
15 3 (0.20%) RMADS
System Software
1 110 (7.51%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.55%) Snort
4 7 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.41%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.41%) XenServer
6 5 (0.34%) HDFS
7 3 (0.20%) Xen
8 2 (0.14%) Docker
9 1 (0.068%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.068%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.068%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.068%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.068%) XenApp
9 1 (0.068%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 73 (4.99%) Nessus
2 51 (3.48%) McAfee ePO
3 40 (2.73%) CSIRT
4 24 (1.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 23 (1.57%) PowerBroker
6 19 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 17 (1.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 14 (0.96%) HP Fortify
9 11 (0.75%) QRadar
10 10 (0.68%) CA Single Sign-On
10 10 (0.68%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 10 (0.68%) WebInspect
11 9 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 8 (0.55%) Puppet
13 7 (0.48%) Ansible
13 7 (0.48%) Nexpose
14 6 (0.41%) Kibana
14 6 (0.41%) logstash
15 5 (0.34%) Fluentd
15 5 (0.34%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 86 (5.87%) Microsoft
2 81 (5.53%) Oracle
3 77 (5.26%) Intel Security
3 77 (5.26%) Splunk
4 57 (3.89%) Cisco
5 51 (3.48%) CyberArk
6 38 (2.60%) Symantec
7 37 (2.53%) Qualys
8 35 (2.39%) Apple
9 32 (2.19%) CheckPoint
9 32 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
10 26 (1.78%) Aveksa
11 23 (1.57%) Bomgar
11 23 (1.57%) Cybereason
11 23 (1.57%) Palo Alto
12 22 (1.50%) ArcSight
13 20 (1.37%) HP
14 19 (1.30%) Forcepoint
14 19 (1.30%) IBM
15 18 (1.23%) Sun
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, family PMI
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £95000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago