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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 269 284 309
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +25
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 438 415 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.06% 0.98% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.13% 3.89% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 345 329 294
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
10618 10678 11832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.59% 25.27% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8680 8532 9953
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +61 160 £55,750 -17.40% 17
Docklands, London +5 8 - -
Bromley +24 4 £50,000 -13.04%
Croydon +17 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Hounslow -5 3 £61,000 -12.85%
Uxbridge -5 3 £60,000 -4.76%
Canary Wharf +25 1 £75,000 -16.66%
CISSP
England

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 663 (75.00%) Information Security
2 410 (46.38%) CISM
3 332 (37.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 283 (32.01%) Finance
5 251 (28.39%) CISA
6 247 (27.94%) Firewall
7 212 (23.98%) Management Information System
8 201 (22.74%) Risk Management
9 200 (22.62%) Degree
10 173 (19.57%) PCI DSS
11 149 (16.86%) Security Management
12 143 (16.18%) Windows
13 140 (15.84%) Banking
14 133 (15.05%) Cisco
15 132 (14.93%) ITIL
16 131 (14.82%) Network Security
17 112 (12.67%) CEH
18 111 (12.56%) Penetration Testing
19 107 (12.10%) Cisco Certification
20 105 (11.88%) Cyber Security
21 104 (11.76%) Security Architecture
22 101 (11.43%) COBIT
23 98 (11.09%) UNIX
24 93 (10.52%) CRISC
25 92 (10.41%) TCP/IP
26 90 (10.18%) Linux
27 83 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
28 80 (9.05%) CheckPoint
28 80 (9.05%) Retail
29 76 (8.60%) Microsoft

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 35 (3.96%) IIS
2 6 (0.68%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.57%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.45%) Lync
4 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (0.45%) SAS
4 4 (0.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 46 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.36%) MS Office
3 11 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.57%) SmartSuite
6 2 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.57%) assyst
2 3 (0.34%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.15%) SaaS
2 10 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.57%) IaaS
5 4 (0.45%) Office 365
6 3 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 247 (27.94%) Firewall
2 131 (14.82%) Network Security
3 92 (10.41%) TCP/IP
4 71 (8.03%) VPN
5 62 (7.01%) Wireless
6 56 (6.33%) Internet
7 49 (5.54%) LAN
7 49 (5.54%) WAN
8 45 (5.09%) Intrusion Detection
9 34 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
10 28 (3.17%) DNS
11 21 (2.38%) Intranet
12 20 (2.26%) Wireless Security
13 19 (2.15%) Cisco IOS
13 19 (2.15%) SSL
14 16 (1.81%) WLAN
15 14 (1.58%) BGP
15 14 (1.58%) DMZ
16 13 (1.47%) VoIP
16 13 (1.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.68%) MySQL
3 5 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (0.57%) Couchbase
4 3 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.34%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.68%) JIRA
2 4 (0.45%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.11%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.11%) Selenium
3 1 (0.11%) TestNG
General
1 283 (32.01%) Finance
2 140 (15.84%) Banking
3 80 (9.05%) Retail
4 67 (7.58%) Law
5 46 (5.20%) Legal
6 30 (3.39%) Games
7 25 (2.83%) Manufacturing
8 24 (2.71%) Telecoms
8 24 (2.71%) Marketing
9 15 (1.70%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.58%) iGaming
11 12 (1.36%) Retail Banking
12 11 (1.24%) German Language
13 9 (1.02%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.90%) Publishing
15 7 (0.79%) Advertising
16 4 (0.45%) Local Government
16 4 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.45%) Back Office
17 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 223 (25.23%) Analyst
2 213 (24.10%) Security Analyst
3 143 (16.18%) Consultant
4 134 (15.16%) Information Analyst
5 133 (15.05%) Information Security Analyst
6 113 (12.78%) Security Manager
7 112 (12.67%) Security Consultant
8 79 (8.94%) Security Engineer
9 76 (8.60%) Architect
10 72 (8.14%) Security Officer
11 70 (7.92%) Security Architect
12 62 (7.01%) Security Specialist
13 59 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
14 49 (5.54%) Information Manager
15 47 (5.32%) Information Specialist
15 47 (5.32%) Information Security Manager
16 45 (5.09%) Information Security Specialist
16 45 (5.09%) IT Security Analyst
17 44 (4.98%) Information Security Engineer
18 35 (3.96%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.15%) .NET
2 13 (1.47%) SOAP
2 13 (1.47%) REST
3 12 (1.36%) Web Services
4 9 (1.02%) .NET Framework
5 8 (0.90%) HTML
6 6 (0.68%) WCF
7 5 (0.57%) CSS
7 5 (0.57%) Regular Expression
8 3 (0.34%) Rendezvous
9 2 (0.23%) SAML
9 2 (0.23%) JSP
9 2 (0.23%) XML
10 1 (0.11%) Ajax
10 1 (0.11%) RESTful
10 1 (0.11%) OAuth
10 1 (0.11%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 212 (23.98%) Management Information System
2 83 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 26 (2.94%) CESG
5 25 (2.83%) PKI
6 20 (2.26%) Cryptography
7 18 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
8 16 (1.81%) Hedge funds
8 16 (1.81%) SWIFT
8 16 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
9 13 (1.47%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.13%) RMADS
10 10 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
10 10 (1.13%) GIS
11 9 (1.02%) PMI
12 8 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.90%) Open Source
12 8 (0.90%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.57%) SCADA
13 5 (0.57%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 143 (16.18%) Windows
2 98 (11.09%) UNIX
3 90 (10.18%) Linux
4 16 (1.81%) Solaris
5 7 (0.79%) AIX
5 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.57%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.34%) zOS
8 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 663 (75.00%) Information Security
2 201 (22.74%) Risk Management
3 149 (16.86%) Security Management
4 132 (14.93%) ITIL
5 111 (12.56%) Penetration Testing
6 105 (11.88%) Cyber Security
7 104 (11.76%) Security Architecture
8 76 (8.60%) Project Management
9 73 (8.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 71 (8.03%) Information Assurance
11 70 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 68 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
13 66 (7.47%) Information Security Management
14 65 (7.35%) ISMS
15 64 (7.24%) TOGAF
16 62 (7.01%) Business Continuity
16 62 (7.01%) Disaster Recovery
16 62 (7.01%) SIEM
17 58 (6.56%) Risk Assessment
18 52 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 45 (5.09%) SQL
2 30 (3.39%) Perl
3 27 (3.05%) C
4 26 (2.94%) Python
5 24 (2.71%) Java
6 17 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 10 (1.13%) C++
8 9 (1.02%) PowerShell
9 8 (0.90%) C#
10 7 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.68%) Ruby
11 6 (0.68%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.57%) PHP
13 1 (0.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 410 (46.38%) CISM
2 251 (28.39%) CISA
3 200 (22.62%) Degree
4 112 (12.67%) CEH
5 107 (12.10%) Cisco Certification
6 93 (10.52%) CRISC
7 53 (6.00%) CCNA
7 53 (6.00%) Security Cleared
8 49 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 49 (5.54%) GIAC
9 41 (4.64%) CCNP
10 37 (4.19%) SSCP
11 36 (4.07%) CISMP
12 27 (3.05%) CCIE
12 27 (3.05%) MCSE
13 25 (2.83%) ISSAP
14 21 (2.38%) SC Cleared
15 19 (2.15%) Security+ Certification
15 19 (2.15%) CCSP
16 18 (2.04%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 332 (37.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 173 (19.57%) PCI DSS
3 101 (11.43%) COBIT
4 68 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 23 (2.60%) QA
5 23 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 17 (1.92%) BS7799
7 12 (1.36%) SLA
8 5 (0.57%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.34%) BS25999
9 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.23%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.23%) COSO
10 2 (0.23%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.11%) Basel II
11 1 (0.11%) MiFID
11 1 (0.11%) EMIR
11 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 32 (3.62%) Active Directory
2 22 (2.49%) Snort
3 21 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.68%) Xen
5 5 (0.57%) SpamAssassin
6 4 (0.45%) Nmap
7 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.11%) NFS
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.11%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.11%) XenApp
8 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (1.70%) Nessus
3 11 (1.24%) Oracle Identity Management
4 10 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (0.68%) Cisco LMS
6 5 (0.57%) MIMEsweeper
6 5 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (0.45%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.34%) WSUS
8 3 (0.34%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.11%) OpenView
10 1 (0.11%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 133 (15.05%) Cisco
2 80 (9.05%) CheckPoint
3 76 (8.60%) Microsoft
4 55 (6.22%) Symantec
5 47 (5.32%) Juniper
6 40 (4.52%) McAfee
7 38 (4.30%) VMware
8 35 (3.96%) Oracle
9 24 (2.71%) Blue Coat
10 20 (2.26%) Websense
10 20 (2.26%) IronPort
11 18 (2.04%) Cyber-Ark
12 17 (1.92%) Qualys
13 14 (1.58%) Sun
14 13 (1.47%) BT
15 11 (1.24%) Red Hat
15 11 (1.24%) Tufin
15 11 (1.24%) F5
15 11 (1.24%) AlgoSec
16 10 (1.13%) Fortinet
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: £70k plus corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Circa £100K total package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum + Circa £150K total package
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: Unspecified Compretitive Salary offered
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago