The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 199 252
Rank change year-on-year +11 +53  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 670 703 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.85% 1.75% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.04% 7.19% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 600 599 471
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,300 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.34% +9.52%  

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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8338 9778 11622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.01% 24.41% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6424 8196 9484
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

CISSP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for CISSP in London

CISSP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP 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 24 June 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 +22 86 £65,000 - 5
Canary Wharf 0 12 £66,250 -23.18%
Docklands, London - 6 £67,500 -
Croydon +9 5 £66,250 -11.66%
Bromley -5 3 £70,000 +27.27%
Barnet - 3 £45,000 -
West End of London +4 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Beckenham - 1 £32,500 -
Chessington - 1 £65,000 -
Feltham - 1 £55,000 -
Mitcham - 1 £45,000 -
New Malden - 1 £55,000 -
CISSP
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 940 (68.97%) Information Security
2 933 (68.45%) CISM
3 546 (40.06%) Finance
4 530 (38.88%) CISA
5 479 (35.14%) Cybersecurity
6 472 (34.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 314 (23.04%) SIEM
8 307 (22.52%) Firewall
9 298 (21.86%) Risk Management
10 264 (19.37%) Windows
11 257 (18.86%) Degree
12 243 (17.83%) Management Information System
13 238 (17.46%) Data Protection
14 224 (16.43%) Security Architecture
15 221 (16.21%) Linux
16 211 (15.48%) Security Operations
17 193 (14.16%) ITIL
18 179 (13.13%) Network Security
19 177 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
19 177 (12.99%) Cisco Certification
19 177 (12.99%) Vulnerability Management
20 174 (12.77%) PCI DSS
21 162 (11.89%) Penetration Testing
22 161 (11.81%) Banking
23 157 (11.52%) CEH
24 148 (10.86%) SANS
25 137 (10.05%) GIAC
26 123 (9.02%) Intrusion Detection
27 120 (8.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
28 119 (8.73%) Active Directory

CISSP
Co-occurring 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 19 (1.39%) IIS
2 15 (1.10%) MS Exchange
3 9 (0.66%) SharePoint
4 7 (0.51%) Apache
5 6 (0.44%) MS Project Server
6 5 (0.37%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.073%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.073%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.073%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.073%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 43 (3.15%) Oracle Applications
2 17 (1.25%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 3 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.15%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.073%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.073%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 55 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.54%) SaaS
4 16 (1.17%) Office 365
5 14 (1.03%) IaaS
6 11 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 9 (0.66%) PaaS
8 7 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.51%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (0.15%) Boomi
10 2 (0.15%) BPaaS
10 2 (0.15%) GitHub
10 2 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.15%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.073%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 307 (22.52%) Firewall
2 179 (13.13%) Network Security
3 123 (9.02%) Intrusion Detection
4 104 (7.63%) TCP/IP
5 38 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
6 37 (2.71%) Internet
6 37 (2.71%) WAN
7 34 (2.49%) LAN
8 27 (1.98%) VPN
9 24 (1.76%) HTTP
10 23 (1.69%) DNS
11 21 (1.54%) Wireless
12 14 (1.03%) LDAP
13 11 (0.81%) SSH
14 10 (0.73%) VoIP
15 9 (0.66%) IPsec
15 9 (0.66%) SMTP
16 8 (0.59%) Value-Added Service
17 7 (0.51%) FTP
18 6 (0.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (1.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.59%) Big Data
3 6 (0.44%) Hadoop
4 5 (0.37%) DB2
4 5 (0.37%) Oracle Database
4 5 (0.37%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.15%) MySQL
5 2 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.073%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.073%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.073%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.073%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.073%) Maltego
6 1 (0.073%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.073%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.073%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (1.10%) AppScan
1 15 (1.10%) Burp Suite
1 15 (1.10%) Paros
2 14 (1.03%) Jenkins
3 12 (0.88%) Eclipse
3 12 (0.88%) WebScarab
3 12 (0.88%) Xcode
4 7 (0.51%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.15%) Subversion
6 1 (0.073%) Git (software)
General
1 546 (40.06%) Finance
2 161 (11.81%) Banking
3 105 (7.70%) Legal
4 38 (2.79%) Retail
5 34 (2.49%) Law
6 30 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 25 (1.83%) Marketing
8 17 (1.25%) Investment Banking
9 12 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.51%) Advertising
11 6 (0.44%) Games
12 4 (0.29%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.22%) French Language
14 2 (0.15%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.15%) German Language
14 2 (0.15%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.15%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.15%) Publishing
14 2 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 342 (25.09%) Security Manager
2 241 (17.68%) Analyst
3 193 (14.16%) Security Analyst
4 166 (12.18%) Consultant
5 128 (9.39%) Security Consultant
6 117 (8.58%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 109 (8.00%) Security Engineer
8 107 (7.85%) Information Manager
9 101 (7.41%) IT Manager
10 99 (7.26%) Architect
11 97 (7.12%) Security Architect
12 92 (6.75%) IT Security Manager
13 90 (6.60%) Information Security Manager
14 85 (6.24%) Security Specialist
15 72 (5.28%) IT Analyst
15 72 (5.28%) Senior Manager
16 71 (5.21%) Information Analyst
17 70 (5.14%) Security Officer
18 67 (4.92%) Information Security Analyst
19 65 (4.77%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (3.52%) SailPoint
2 33 (2.42%) Web Services
3 17 (1.25%) .NET
4 9 (0.66%) boto
5 7 (0.51%) Middleware
6 5 (0.37%) 802.1X
6 5 (0.37%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 4 (0.29%) Regular Expression
7 4 (0.29%) RESTful
8 3 (0.22%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (0.22%) PCRE
8 3 (0.22%) XML
9 2 (0.15%) CGI
9 2 (0.15%) HTML
9 2 (0.15%) REST
9 2 (0.15%) SAML
10 1 (0.073%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.073%) Java EE
10 1 (0.073%) LAMP
10 1 (0.073%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 243 (17.83%) Management Information System
2 116 (8.51%) Data Protection Act
3 100 (7.34%) Computer Science
4 79 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (3.23%) Security Operations Centre
6 28 (2.05%) Cyberthreat
7 24 (1.76%) Cyber Defence
8 22 (1.61%) Cyber Attack
8 22 (1.61%) Data Centre
9 19 (1.39%) CESG
10 18 (1.32%) Fintech
11 17 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
12 16 (1.17%) PKI
13 14 (1.03%) Virtual Team
14 11 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 11 (0.81%) NHS
15 10 (0.73%) Clustering
16 8 (0.59%) Hedge funds
17 7 (0.51%) Derivative
17 7 (0.51%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 264 (19.37%) Windows
2 221 (16.21%) Linux
3 91 (6.68%) Windows Server
4 84 (6.16%) Unix
5 43 (3.15%) Apple iOS
6 28 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (1.69%) Android
9 20 (1.47%) Mac OS X
10 15 (1.10%) Windows 10
11 14 (1.03%) Windows 7
12 13 (0.95%) CentOS
13 9 (0.66%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.59%) Kali Linux
15 7 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.37%) Debian
17 5 (0.37%) Ubuntu
18 4 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 940 (68.97%) Information Security
2 479 (35.14%) Cybersecurity
3 314 (23.04%) SIEM
4 298 (21.86%) Risk Management
5 238 (17.46%) Data Protection
6 224 (16.43%) Security Architecture
7 211 (15.48%) Security Operations
8 193 (14.16%) ITIL
9 177 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 177 (12.99%) Vulnerability Management
10 162 (11.89%) Penetration Testing
11 120 (8.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 118 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
13 117 (8.58%) Identity Access Management
14 106 (7.78%) Incident Management
15 99 (7.26%) Security Monitoring
16 98 (7.19%) Project Management
17 97 (7.12%) PRINCE2
18 96 (7.04%) Business Continuity
18 96 (7.04%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (5.06%) Python
2 64 (4.70%) Java
3 47 (3.45%) Perl
4 43 (3.15%) Ruby
5 40 (2.93%) SQL
6 35 (2.57%) C
7 30 (2.20%) JavaScript
8 23 (1.69%) PHP
9 19 (1.39%) PowerShell
10 15 (1.10%) Korn
11 10 (0.73%) Bash Shell
11 10 (0.73%) Bourne shell
11 10 (0.73%) C#
12 6 (0.44%) C++
13 5 (0.37%) C-shell
14 1 (0.073%) AWK
14 1 (0.073%) Go
14 1 (0.073%) Scala
14 1 (0.073%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.073%) VB
Qualifications
1 933 (68.45%) CISM
2 530 (38.88%) CISA
3 257 (18.86%) Degree
4 177 (12.99%) Cisco Certification
5 157 (11.52%) CEH
6 148 (10.86%) SANS
7 137 (10.05%) GIAC
8 86 (6.31%) CRISC
9 80 (5.87%) Security Cleared
10 78 (5.72%) CCNP
11 74 (5.43%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 73 (5.36%) SC Cleared
13 72 (5.28%) GSEC
14 69 (5.06%) CCNA
15 66 (4.84%) GCIH
16 64 (4.70%) CCSP
16 64 (4.70%) CESG Certified Professional
17 52 (3.82%) GCIA
18 45 (3.30%) CREST Certified
19 42 (3.08%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 472 (34.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 174 (12.77%) PCI DSS
3 109 (8.00%) COBIT
4 88 (6.46%) GDPR
5 79 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 65 (4.77%) Cyber Essentials
7 47 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 25 (1.83%) NIST 800
9 22 (1.61%) ISO 22301
10 21 (1.54%) ISO 9001
11 18 (1.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 18 (1.32%) SLA
12 13 (0.95%) QA
13 12 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 12 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 9 (0.66%) PA-DSS
15 7 (0.51%) COSO
15 7 (0.51%) ISO 14001
16 6 (0.44%) BS25999
16 6 (0.44%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 119 (8.73%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.37%) pfSense
4 3 (0.22%) Docker
4 3 (0.22%) HDFS
4 3 (0.22%) Snort
5 2 (0.15%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.073%) Postfix
6 1 (0.073%) Xen
6 1 (0.073%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 96 (7.04%) Nessus
2 55 (4.04%) McAfee ePO
3 42 (3.08%) SCCM
4 40 (2.93%) CSIRT
5 29 (2.13%) PowerBroker
6 28 (2.05%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 24 (1.76%) QRadar
8 21 (1.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 17 (1.25%) WSUS
10 15 (1.10%) RSA Security Analytics
11 14 (1.03%) Core Impact
11 14 (1.03%) Nexpose
11 14 (1.03%) OpenVAS
11 14 (1.03%) Puppet
12 12 (0.88%) Ansible
13 11 (0.81%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
14 9 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
15 8 (0.59%) FortiGate
15 8 (0.59%) Nmap
16 5 (0.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 85 (6.24%) Splunk
2 80 (5.87%) McAfee
3 76 (5.58%) Cisco
4 71 (5.21%) Palo Alto
5 70 (5.14%) Microsoft
6 68 (4.99%) CheckPoint
7 67 (4.92%) CyberArk
8 59 (4.33%) Oracle
9 51 (3.74%) Symantec
10 46 (3.37%) Qualys
11 45 (3.30%) Aveksa
12 33 (2.42%) LogRhythm
13 29 (2.13%) Bomgar
14 25 (1.83%) ArcSight
15 24 (1.76%) SolarWinds
16 23 (1.69%) IBM
17 22 (1.61%) AlienVault
17 22 (1.61%) VMware
18 21 (1.54%) Sun
19 20 (1.47%) Apple
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: c£60'000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Haysfm
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + car allowance, Bonus, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £83000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: C£53'000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £100,000 + car, bonus, pension, and healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £110000 - £140000 per annum + 10% Pension + c. 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Training and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 4 days ago