The table below looks at the statistics for ISSMP in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISSMP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Information Systems Security Management Professional (ISSMP)
Rank 628 - 613
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISSMP 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% - 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.043% - 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £57,500 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +23.97%
ISSMP
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
11629 12565 11690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.14% 25.67% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9543 10213 9563
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,600 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISSMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISSMP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISSMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

ISSMP
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISSMP across the London region.

ISSMP Salary Trend in London

ISSMP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISSMP across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

ISSMP Salary Histogram in London

ISSMP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISSMP within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 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 - 1 £85,000 -
ISSMP
England

ISSMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing ISSMP 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 ISSMP.

1 16 (100.00%) CISSP
1 16 (100.00%) CISM
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (93.75%) ISSAP
3 12 (75.00%) COBIT
3 12 (75.00%) ITIL
4 11 (68.75%) Information Security Management
4 11 (68.75%) Security Management
5 10 (62.50%) Law
6 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
7 8 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (50.00%) PCI DSS
8 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
8 5 (31.25%) Degree
8 5 (31.25%) Retail
9 3 (18.75%) CISA
9 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
9 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
10 2 (12.50%) Firewall
10 2 (12.50%) Cisco
10 2 (12.50%) UNIX
10 2 (12.50%) Windows
10 2 (12.50%) Linux
11 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
11 1 (6.25%) CCNP
11 1 (6.25%) CCNA
11 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (6.25%) PMP

ISSMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing ISSMP 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 ISSMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
General
1 10 (62.50%) Law
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Security Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Information Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (75.00%) ITIL
3 11 (68.75%) Information Security Management
3 11 (68.75%) Security Management
4 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
5 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Data Security
6 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) SABSA
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CISSP
1 16 (100.00%) CISM
2 15 (93.75%) ISSAP
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) CISA
5 1 (6.25%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.25%) PMP
5 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (6.25%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) COBIT
2 8 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco