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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 94 161 105
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -56
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 134 57 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.66% 1.04% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.53% 3.02% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 103 37 110
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
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
1779 1890 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 35.37% 34.62% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1254 1374
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 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
Reading +27 45 £44,000 -12.00% 6
Slough +18 24 £53,500 +12.63% 5
Bracknell +18 13 £65,500 -12.66% 3
Maidenhead +4 13 £55,000 -26.66% 2
Newbury +6 10 £55,000 +29.41% 3
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 101 (40.24%) Information Security
2 97 (38.65%) Firewall
3 84 (33.47%) Linux
4 75 (29.88%) CISM
4 75 (29.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 74 (29.48%) Windows
6 64 (25.50%) TCP/IP
6 64 (25.50%) Telecoms
7 61 (24.30%) Security Architecture
8 58 (23.11%) Network Security
8 58 (23.11%) Security Cleared
9 56 (22.31%) CISA
10 54 (21.51%) Cyber Security
11 52 (20.72%) SC Cleared
12 50 (19.92%) PCI DSS
13 49 (19.52%) SIEM
13 49 (19.52%) CEH
14 47 (18.73%) Finance
15 45 (17.93%) Vulnerability Management
16 43 (17.13%) Cisco Certification
16 43 (17.13%) UNIX
17 41 (16.33%) Cisco
18 36 (14.34%) Management Information System
19 35 (13.94%) ITIL
20 34 (13.55%) SQL
21 33 (13.15%) Degree
22 32 (12.75%) Penetration Testing
22 32 (12.75%) CCNP
23 28 (11.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
24 26 (10.36%) Project Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (5.58%) IIS
2 6 (2.39%) Apache
3 5 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (1.99%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (2.79%) MS Office
3 4 (1.59%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.20%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (38.65%) Firewall
2 64 (25.50%) TCP/IP
3 58 (23.11%) Network Security
4 24 (9.56%) WAN
4 24 (9.56%) LAN
5 22 (8.76%) DNS
6 21 (8.37%) VPN
6 21 (8.37%) Internet
7 20 (7.97%) Intrusion Detection
8 15 (5.98%) Wireless
8 15 (5.98%) Broadband
9 11 (4.38%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (4.38%) 3G
10 10 (3.98%) BIG-IP
10 10 (3.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (3.59%) Wireless Security
11 9 (3.59%) DHCP
11 9 (3.59%) DMZ
12 8 (3.19%) HTTP
12 8 (3.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.59%) Big Data
3 8 (3.19%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.80%) Subversion
1 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.80%) Metasploit
General
1 64 (25.50%) Telecoms
2 47 (18.73%) Finance
3 25 (9.96%) Banking
3 25 (9.96%) Retail
4 15 (5.98%) French Language
4 15 (5.98%) Legal
5 13 (5.18%) German Language
6 7 (2.79%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.99%) Marketing
8 3 (1.20%) Military
8 3 (1.20%) Law
8 3 (1.20%) Billing
8 3 (1.20%) Back Office
9 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.80%) Publishing
10 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 84 (33.47%) Consultant
2 57 (22.71%) Security Consultant
3 36 (14.34%) Architect
4 35 (13.94%) Security Engineer
5 32 (12.75%) Security Architect
6 30 (11.95%) Support Engineer
6 30 (11.95%) Technical Engineer
7 29 (11.55%) Technical Support Engineer
7 29 (11.55%) Technical Support
8 17 (6.77%) Analyst
9 15 (5.98%) Information Security Consultant
9 15 (5.98%) Security Manager
10 14 (5.58%) Security Analyst
11 11 (4.38%) Information Security Architect
11 11 (4.38%) Information Architect
12 10 (3.98%) IT Consultant
12 10 (3.98%) Tester
12 10 (3.98%) Network Architect
12 10 (3.98%) Penetration Tester
12 10 (3.98%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.58%) Regular Expression
2 7 (2.79%) ODBC
3 6 (2.39%) Web Services
4 3 (1.20%) JSP
5 1 (0.40%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (0.40%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.34%) Management Information System
2 17 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.37%) RMADS
4 10 (3.98%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.59%) CESG
6 8 (3.19%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (3.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (2.79%) Mobile Banking
7 7 (2.79%) Smartphone
7 7 (2.79%) Online Banking
8 6 (2.39%) CESG CLAS
8 6 (2.39%) Open Source
9 5 (1.99%) PKI
10 3 (1.20%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.40%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.40%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 84 (33.47%) Linux
2 74 (29.48%) Windows
3 43 (17.13%) UNIX
4 13 (5.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.59%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.59%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.80%) Solaris
8 2 (0.80%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (40.24%) Information Security
2 61 (24.30%) Security Architecture
3 54 (21.51%) Cyber Security
4 49 (19.52%) SIEM
5 45 (17.93%) Vulnerability Management
6 35 (13.94%) ITIL
7 32 (12.75%) Penetration Testing
8 26 (10.36%) Project Management
8 26 (10.36%) Risk Management
9 20 (7.97%) Network Design
10 18 (7.17%) Information Assurance
10 18 (7.17%) Kalman Filter
11 16 (6.37%) Database Security
11 16 (6.37%) Analytics
12 15 (5.98%) PRINCE2
13 13 (5.18%) Data Protection
13 13 (5.18%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (5.18%) Security Management
14 10 (3.98%) CRM
15 9 (3.59%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.55%) SQL
2 10 (3.98%) Perl
2 10 (3.98%) Python
2 10 (3.98%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.79%) PHP
4 6 (2.39%) Ruby
5 5 (1.99%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.99%) C
6 4 (1.59%) Java
7 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.40%) C++
Qualifications
1 75 (29.88%) CISM
2 58 (23.11%) Security Cleared
3 56 (22.31%) CISA
4 52 (20.72%) SC Cleared
5 49 (19.52%) CEH
6 43 (17.13%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (13.15%) Degree
8 32 (12.75%) CCNP
9 16 (6.37%) GIAC
10 14 (5.58%) MCSE
10 14 (5.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (5.18%) PCI QSA
11 13 (5.18%) CCIE
12 12 (4.78%) GCIH
12 12 (4.78%) OSCP
13 11 (4.38%) CCSE
14 10 (3.98%) CCNA
14 10 (3.98%) CCSA
14 10 (3.98%) OSCE
15 9 (3.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (29.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (19.92%) PCI DSS
3 28 (11.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (4.78%) COBIT
5 9 (3.59%) GPG13
6 7 (2.79%) HIPAA
7 5 (1.99%) FISMA
7 5 (1.99%) ISO 9001
8 3 (1.20%) BS25999
8 3 (1.20%) JSP 440
8 3 (1.20%) SLA
9 2 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 25 (9.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.20%) ProxySG
2 3 (1.20%) Snort
3 1 (0.40%) Kamailio
3 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (3.98%) FortiGate
2 8 (3.19%) Nmap
3 4 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.20%) Nessus
5 2 (0.80%) OPNET
5 2 (0.80%) Foglight
5 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (16.33%) Cisco
2 25 (9.96%) Juniper
3 24 (9.56%) CheckPoint
4 20 (7.97%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.58%) F5
6 12 (4.78%) Splunk
7 11 (4.38%) McAfee
8 8 (3.19%) VMware
8 8 (3.19%) ArcSight
9 7 (2.79%) Oracle
10 6 (2.39%) IBM
10 6 (2.39%) Sourcefire
11 5 (1.99%) Cyber-Ark
11 5 (1.99%) Citrix
12 4 (1.59%) Intel
12 4 (1.59%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.59%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.20%) LogRhythm
13 3 (1.20%) Imperva
14 2 (0.80%) Sophos
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Slough
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