Period
to 9 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for (ISC)2 CCSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 9 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Cloud Security Professional (ISC2 CCSP)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 188 263 326
Rank change year-on-year +75 +63 +7
Permanent jobs citing (ISC)2 CCSP 35 35 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.76% 0.39% 0.087%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.99% 2.13% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 5
Median annual salary £50,000 £63,500 £59,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.26% +6.28% -17.59%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £51,000
90th Percentile £82,000 £112,500 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £63,500 £59,750
% change year-on-year -21.26% +6.28% -17.59%

(ISC)2 CCSP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 877 1,645 2,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.97% 18.49% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 746 1,446 1,864
Median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +2.13%
10th Percentile £44,375 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

(ISC)2 CCSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing (ISC)2 CCSP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for (ISC)2 CCSP in the City of London

(ISC)2 CCSP
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing (ISC)2 CCSP in the City of London.

Salary trend for (ISC)2 CCSP in the City of London

(ISC)2 CCSP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing (ISC)2 CCSP in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 March 2021.

Salary histogram for (ISC)2 CCSP in the City of London

(ISC)2 CCSP
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing (ISC)2 CCSP within the City of London region over the 6 months to 9 March 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 £60,000 -
(ISC)2 CCSP
Central London

For the 6 months to 9 March 2021, IT jobs citing (ISC)2 CCSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for (ISC)2 CCSP.

1 35 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (97.14%) CISSP
2 34 (97.14%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (62.86%) Finance
4 19 (54.29%) Information Security
5 18 (51.43%) CISM
6 17 (48.57%) CCSP
6 17 (48.57%) SIEM
7 16 (45.71%) Degree
7 16 (45.71%) CISA
7 16 (45.71%) Firewall
7 16 (45.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 16 (45.71%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (45.71%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 16 (45.71%) Security Operations
7 16 (45.71%) Threat Intelligence
7 16 (45.71%) NIST
8 14 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
8 14 (40.00%) GDPR
8 14 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 14 (40.00%) Data Protection
9 13 (37.14%) Patch Management
9 13 (37.14%) Security Patching
9 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
9 13 (37.14%) Data Protection Act
9 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
9 13 (37.14%) Privileged Access Management
9 13 (37.14%) Identity Access Management
9 13 (37.14%) Cybercrime
9 13 (37.14%) Antivirus Management

(ISC)2 CCSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) AWS
1 5 (14.29%) Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) GCP
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (2.86%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) Firewall
2 14 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (8.57%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) SSL
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) GitLab
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Analyst
1 18 (51.43%) Security Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Security Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) CISSP Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) IT Security Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Security Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Information Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Junior
5 3 (8.57%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Junior Security Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Information Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Information Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Information Security Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) YAML
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
2 1 (2.86%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Cybercrime
1 13 (37.14%) Data Protection Act
1 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 2 (5.71%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.71%) Robotics
4 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Unix
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.71%) Solaris
4 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (54.29%) Information Security
3 17 (48.57%) SIEM
4 16 (45.71%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 16 (45.71%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (45.71%) Security Operations
4 16 (45.71%) Threat Intelligence
4 16 (45.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (40.00%) Data Protection
6 13 (37.14%) Antivirus Management
6 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
6 13 (37.14%) Identity Access Management
6 13 (37.14%) Patch Management
6 13 (37.14%) Privileged Access Management
6 13 (37.14%) Security Patching
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (5.71%) Decision-Making
9 2 (5.71%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) PHP
2 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (97.14%) CISSP
3 18 (51.43%) CISM
4 17 (48.57%) CCSP
5 16 (45.71%) CISA
5 16 (45.71%) Degree
6 3 (8.57%) CEH
7 2 (5.71%) CHFI
7 2 (5.71%) CREST Certified
7 2 (5.71%) GCFA
7 2 (5.71%) GCIA
7 2 (5.71%) GCIH
8 1 (2.86%) CCNP
8 1 (2.86%) CRISC
8 1 (2.86%) GIAC
8 1 (2.86%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (45.71%) NIST
2 14 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 14 (40.00%) GDPR
3 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (5.71%) COBIT
5 1 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (2.86%) ISO 22301
5 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
2 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) CSIRT
1 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) CASB
2 1 (2.86%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) VMware
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) Google
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.86%) Splunk
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec