The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 25 30
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 14 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.53% 2.27% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.92% 5.77% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 2
Median salary £66,250 £85,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.05% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

CISSP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf.

Academic & Professional Certification
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 52 52 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 27.96% 39.39% 60.65%
Number of salaries quoted 45 47 75
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £60,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing CISSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Canary Wharf

CISSP
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for CISSP in Canary Wharf

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 23 (92.00%) CISM
2 21 (84.00%) Finance
3 20 (80.00%) Information Security
4 16 (64.00%) CISA
4 16 (64.00%) Degree
5 13 (52.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (48.00%) Oracle
7 11 (44.00%) ITIL
7 11 (44.00%) Linux
8 10 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (40.00%) Data Protection
9 9 (36.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 9 (36.00%) SANS
9 9 (36.00%) Security Operations
9 9 (36.00%) Windows
9 9 (36.00%) CCSP
9 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (36.00%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (36.00%) Management Information System
10 7 (28.00%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (28.00%) Banking
10 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
10 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
11 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
12 5 (20.00%) Security Management
12 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
12 5 (20.00%) CEH
12 5 (20.00%) IIS
12 5 (20.00%) Time Management

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (12.00%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (12.00%) LDAP
General
1 21 (84.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Consultant
1 9 (36.00%) Security Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Operational Security Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Operations Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Security Operations Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Java Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Security Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) SAML
1 3 (12.00%) SPNEGO
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
1 3 (12.00%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (36.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (12.00%) PKI
5 2 (8.00%) Fintech
6 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Information Security
2 13 (52.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (44.00%) ITIL
4 10 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 9 (36.00%) Security Operations
6 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (28.00%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
8 5 (20.00%) Security Management
8 5 (20.00%) Time Management
8 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (16.00%) Threat Detection
10 3 (12.00%) Data Reconciliation
10 3 (12.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
10 3 (12.00%) Secure Coding
10 3 (12.00%) SIEM
10 3 (12.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C
1 3 (12.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
2 2 (8.00%) Python
2 2 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) CISM
2 16 (64.00%) CISA
2 16 (64.00%) Degree
3 9 (36.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 9 (36.00%) CCSP
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (36.00%) SANS
4 5 (20.00%) CEH
5 4 (16.00%) GIAC
5 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) CISMP
6 2 (8.00%) IISP
6 2 (8.00%) PgMP
6 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (8.00%) PMP
6 2 (8.00%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) BS25999
2 2 (8.00%) COBIT
2 2 (8.00%) ISO22301
2 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) Splunk
3 2 (8.00%) TOWER Software