The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 104 140 134
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -6
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 127 76 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.20% 1.34% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.93% 3.90% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 73 58 87
Average salary £45,000 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,100 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -5.45%
CISSP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2143 1947 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.10% 34.43% 33.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1300 1456 1596
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Berkshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Reading -13 35 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Newbury +29 30 £27,500 - 1
Maidenhead +4 15 £75,000 +93.54% 3
Slough +4 7 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Bracknell 0 1 - -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 71 (38.17%) CISM
2 60 (32.26%) Windows
3 57 (30.65%) ITIL
3 57 (30.65%) CISA
4 56 (30.11%) Information Security
4 56 (30.11%) Network Security
5 55 (29.57%) Linux
6 52 (27.96%) Firewall
6 52 (27.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 51 (27.42%) SQL
8 49 (26.34%) TCP/IP
9 41 (22.04%) COBIT
10 40 (21.51%) Telecoms
11 39 (20.97%) Internet
12 38 (20.43%) PCI DSS
13 36 (19.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 36 (19.35%) PRINCE2
14 35 (18.82%) UNIX
15 34 (18.28%) PCI QSA
16 33 (17.74%) Vulnerability Management
17 30 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
18 28 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
19 25 (13.44%) CheckPoint
19 25 (13.44%) F5
20 23 (12.37%) Blue Coat
20 23 (12.37%) CCSE
20 23 (12.37%) CCSA
21 22 (11.83%) Cisco Certification
21 22 (11.83%) Intrusion Detection
21 22 (11.83%) Degree

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 14 (7.53%) IIS
2 2 (1.08%) IBM Notes
2 2 (1.08%) Apache
2 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.08%) MS Project
2 2 (1.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (30.11%) Network Security
2 52 (27.96%) Firewall
3 49 (26.34%) TCP/IP
4 39 (20.97%) Internet
5 22 (11.83%) Intrusion Detection
6 17 (9.14%) Broadband
7 14 (7.53%) VPN
8 13 (6.99%) LAN
8 13 (6.99%) WAN
9 9 (4.84%) BIG-IP
9 9 (4.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 8 (4.30%) tcpdump
11 6 (3.23%) LDAP
12 5 (2.69%) OSPF
12 5 (2.69%) BGP
13 4 (2.15%) 3G
13 4 (2.15%) 4G
14 3 (1.61%) DNS
15 2 (1.08%) MPLS
15 2 (1.08%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.60%) Relational Database
2 12 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.30%) Metasploit
2 3 (1.61%) AppScan
General
1 40 (21.51%) Telecoms
2 20 (10.75%) Finance
3 16 (8.60%) German Language
4 9 (4.84%) Retail
5 6 (3.23%) Banking
6 4 (2.15%) French Language
7 3 (1.61%) Marketing
8 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.54%) Legal
9 1 (0.54%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (26.88%) Consultant
2 47 (25.27%) Security Consultant
3 29 (15.59%) Security Engineer
4 23 (12.37%) Support Engineer
5 19 (10.22%) Architect
6 18 (9.68%) Technical Support
6 18 (9.68%) Technical Support Engineer
6 18 (9.68%) Technical Engineer
7 17 (9.14%) Security Manager
8 16 (8.60%) Information Manager
9 15 (8.06%) IT Security Consultant
9 15 (8.06%) IT Consultant
10 13 (6.99%) Information Security Manager
11 11 (5.91%) Senior Security Consultant
11 11 (5.91%) Security Specialist
11 11 (5.91%) Senior Consultant
12 10 (5.38%) Security Architect
13 9 (4.84%) IP Engineer
14 7 (3.76%) Information Security Specialist
14 7 (3.76%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.38%) HTML
2 9 (4.84%) .NET
3 5 (2.69%) Web Services
3 5 (2.69%) Regular Expression
4 3 (1.61%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.08%) JSP
5 2 (1.08%) Gherkin
5 2 (1.08%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.75%) Management Information System
2 17 (9.14%) Smartphone
2 17 (9.14%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.38%) PKI
4 5 (2.69%) Blog
4 5 (2.69%) Cryptography
5 4 (2.15%) RMADS
6 3 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.61%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.08%) SCADA
7 2 (1.08%) SecurID
8 1 (0.54%) Open Source
8 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 60 (32.26%) Windows
2 55 (29.57%) Linux
3 35 (18.82%) UNIX
4 7 (3.76%) Ubuntu
4 7 (3.76%) CentOS
5 6 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.69%) Solaris
7 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.08%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (30.65%) ITIL
2 56 (30.11%) Information Security
3 36 (19.35%) PRINCE2
4 33 (17.74%) Vulnerability Management
5 30 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
6 28 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (11.29%) Risk Management
8 18 (9.68%) Project Management
8 18 (9.68%) Security Architecture
9 17 (9.14%) SIEM
10 14 (7.53%) Database Security
10 14 (7.53%) Logistics
11 13 (6.99%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (5.91%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (4.84%) Information Management
13 9 (4.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 9 (4.84%) Business Continuity
13 9 (4.84%) Cyber Security
13 9 (4.84%) Deep Packet Inspection
14 8 (4.30%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 51 (27.42%) SQL
2 12 (6.45%) C
3 10 (5.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (5.38%) PHP
4 8 (4.30%) Java
5 7 (3.76%) Bash Shell
5 7 (3.76%) Python
5 7 (3.76%) Ruby
5 7 (3.76%) VBScript
5 7 (3.76%) Perl
6 5 (2.69%) C#
6 5 (2.69%) C++
7 3 (1.61%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.08%) VB
8 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.54%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 71 (38.17%) CISM
2 57 (30.65%) CISA
3 34 (18.28%) PCI QSA
4 23 (12.37%) CCSA
4 23 (12.37%) CCSE
5 22 (11.83%) Degree
5 22 (11.83%) Security Cleared
5 22 (11.83%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (11.29%) CEH
7 14 (7.53%) JNCIA
8 13 (6.99%) SC Cleared
9 10 (5.38%) CCNP
10 8 (4.30%) CCNA
10 8 (4.30%) OSCP
10 8 (4.30%) OSCE
11 7 (3.76%) ISACA
12 5 (2.69%) GIAC
13 4 (2.15%) CCIE
14 3 (1.61%) CCDP
14 3 (1.61%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (27.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (22.04%) COBIT
3 38 (20.43%) PCI DSS
4 36 (19.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (4.30%) HIPAA
6 4 (2.15%) COSO
7 3 (1.61%) QA
8 2 (1.08%) JSP 440
8 2 (1.08%) GPG13
9 1 (0.54%) TickIT
9 1 (0.54%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (5.38%) Active Directory
1 10 (5.38%) Nmap
2 9 (4.84%) ProxySG
3 8 (4.30%) Snort
4 3 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.08%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (5.38%) Nessus
2 9 (4.84%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (4.84%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (13.44%) CheckPoint
1 25 (13.44%) F5
2 23 (12.37%) Blue Coat
3 18 (9.68%) Cisco
3 18 (9.68%) Juniper
4 11 (5.91%) McAfee
5 9 (4.84%) Fujitsu
6 8 (4.30%) Imperva
6 8 (4.30%) Sophos
7 7 (3.76%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.15%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.61%) IBM
9 3 (1.61%) Oracle
9 3 (1.61%) VMware
10 2 (1.08%) Tufin
10 2 (1.08%) AlgoSec
10 2 (1.08%) Brocade
10 2 (1.08%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.08%) Novell
10 2 (1.08%) Lotus
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Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum
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