The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 159 72 115
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +43
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 64 184 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 3.47% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.29% 9.80% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 48 164 100
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -10.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.00%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1948 1877 1980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.08% 35.43% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1325 1721
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CISSP
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough -32 13 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Reading -64 13 £47,500 +8.57% 4
Newbury +6 12 £42,500 -16.25%
Maidenhead -13 9 £65,000 +30.00%
Bracknell +5 7 £75,000 +123.88% 1
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 78 (46.99%) Windows
2 74 (44.58%) Firewall
3 67 (40.36%) Information Security
4 62 (37.35%) SIEM
5 58 (34.94%) SQL
6 57 (34.34%) CISM
7 56 (33.73%) CISA
8 54 (32.53%) Linux
9 45 (27.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 44 (26.51%) Security Cleared
11 41 (24.70%) PCI DSS
12 38 (22.89%) SC Cleared
12 38 (22.89%) Project Management
13 36 (21.69%) UNIX
13 36 (21.69%) Telecoms
14 34 (20.48%) Network Security
15 33 (19.88%) SQL Server
16 30 (18.07%) TCP/IP
16 30 (18.07%) CEH
17 29 (17.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 29 (17.47%) Internet
18 27 (16.27%) Red Hat
19 26 (15.66%) Cisco Certification
19 26 (15.66%) Cyber Security
20 25 (15.06%) Ubuntu
21 24 (14.46%) CCNA
21 24 (14.46%) Active Directory
21 24 (14.46%) ITIL
22 23 (13.86%) Perl
22 23 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (2.41%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (7.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (44.58%) Firewall
2 34 (20.48%) Network Security
3 30 (18.07%) TCP/IP
4 29 (17.47%) Internet
5 20 (12.05%) tcpdump
6 15 (9.04%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (4.22%) LDAP
8 5 (3.01%) Broadband
9 4 (2.41%) 3G
9 4 (2.41%) 4G
10 2 (1.20%) IntruShield
10 2 (1.20%) SSL
10 2 (1.20%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (1.20%) VPN
11 1 (0.60%) DNS
11 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.60%) LAN
11 1 (0.60%) WAN
11 1 (0.60%) HTTP
11 1 (0.60%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (19.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (3.01%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.60%) MySQL
6 1 (0.60%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 21 (12.65%) Metasploit
General
1 36 (21.69%) Telecoms
2 19 (11.45%) Finance
3 8 (4.82%) Retail
4 5 (3.01%) German Language
5 3 (1.81%) Marketing
5 3 (1.81%) French Language
5 3 (1.81%) Banking
5 3 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.20%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Publishing
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (28.31%) Security Engineer
2 29 (17.47%) Consultant
3 21 (12.65%) Security Consultant
4 20 (12.05%) Analyst
4 20 (12.05%) Security Manager
5 19 (11.45%) Architect
6 18 (10.84%) Security Architect
7 16 (9.64%) Security Analyst
8 14 (8.43%) Support Engineer
9 10 (6.02%) Project Manager
9 10 (6.02%) Security Specialist
9 10 (6.02%) Security Project Manager
10 9 (5.42%) Security Support Engineer
11 8 (4.82%) Senior Support Engineer
11 8 (4.82%) Senior Security Engineer
11 8 (4.82%) Information Security Officer
11 8 (4.82%) IT Security Engineer
11 8 (4.82%) Security Officer
12 7 (4.22%) Technical Engineer
12 7 (4.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.86%) Regular Expression
2 10 (6.02%) .NET
3 4 (2.41%) HTML
4 3 (1.81%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.81%) JSP
5 1 (0.60%) LAMP
5 1 (0.60%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.45%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.02%) PKI
3 6 (3.61%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.61%) RMADS
4 5 (3.01%) Blog
4 5 (3.01%) Smartphone
4 5 (3.01%) CESG
5 4 (2.41%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.81%) SCADA
7 2 (1.20%) Open Source
7 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.60%) Social Media
8 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 78 (46.99%) Windows
2 54 (32.53%) Linux
3 36 (21.69%) UNIX
4 25 (15.06%) Ubuntu
5 19 (11.45%) CentOS
6 14 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (40.36%) Information Security
2 62 (37.35%) SIEM
3 38 (22.89%) Project Management
4 29 (17.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 26 (15.66%) Cyber Security
6 24 (14.46%) ITIL
7 18 (10.84%) Security Architecture
8 17 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (8.43%) Protective Monitoring
10 11 (6.63%) Risk Management
11 7 (4.22%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (4.22%) Security Management
11 7 (4.22%) Data Protection
12 6 (3.61%) Information Assurance
12 6 (3.61%) Database Security
12 6 (3.61%) PRINCE2
12 6 (3.61%) Service Management
13 5 (3.01%) Information Security Management
13 5 (3.01%) Product Management
14 4 (2.41%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (34.94%) SQL
2 23 (13.86%) Perl
3 22 (13.25%) Ruby
4 20 (12.05%) Python
5 19 (11.45%) Bash Shell
5 19 (11.45%) PHP
6 7 (4.22%) C
6 7 (4.22%) C#
6 7 (4.22%) VBScript
7 6 (3.61%) Java
8 4 (2.41%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.41%) C++
9 3 (1.81%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (34.34%) CISM
2 56 (33.73%) CISA
3 44 (26.51%) Security Cleared
4 38 (22.89%) SC Cleared
5 30 (18.07%) CEH
6 26 (15.66%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (14.46%) CCNA
8 23 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (12.65%) MCSE
9 21 (12.65%) OSCP
9 21 (12.65%) OSCE
10 16 (9.64%) MCITP
11 14 (8.43%) DV Cleared
12 13 (7.83%) PCI QSA
13 11 (6.63%) Degree
14 10 (6.02%) JNCIA
14 10 (6.02%) CCSA
14 10 (6.02%) CCSE
15 7 (4.22%) GSEC
15 7 (4.22%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (27.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (24.70%) PCI DSS
3 21 (12.65%) COBIT
4 19 (11.45%) SLA
4 19 (11.45%) HIPAA
5 16 (9.64%) GPG13
6 7 (4.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (1.81%) COSO
7 3 (1.81%) CESG Infosec
7 3 (1.81%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.60%) BS25999
8 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 24 (14.46%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.25%) Snort
3 21 (12.65%) Nmap
4 4 (2.41%) IAG
5 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (13.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 27 (16.27%) Red Hat
2 20 (12.05%) Sophos
2 20 (12.05%) Imperva
3 13 (7.83%) Juniper
4 12 (7.23%) CheckPoint
5 11 (6.63%) F5
6 10 (6.02%) Blue Coat
7 9 (5.42%) Cisco
8 6 (3.61%) Microsoft
8 6 (3.61%) Fujitsu
9 4 (2.41%) McAfee
10 3 (1.81%) Intel
11 2 (1.20%) Oracle
11 2 (1.20%) Sun
11 2 (1.20%) IBM
11 2 (1.20%) VMware
11 2 (1.20%) Sourcefire
11 2 (1.20%) Symantec
12 1 (0.60%) Websense
12 1 (0.60%) Citrix
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 45000
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, car allowence
Posted: Yesterday
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O2
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 17 days ago