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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 117 158 78
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -80
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 108 65 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.97% 1.16% 3.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.27% 3.61% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 87 55 162
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
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
2048 1801 1835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.44% 32.18% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1230 1330
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +19 33 £60,000 +26.31% 15
Maidenhead -1 14 £57,500 -4.16% 11
Slough +6 13 £53,500 +12.63% 3
Newbury +7 7 £62,500 +47.05% 2
Bracknell -5 5 £67,500 -10.00%
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 104 (40.15%) Information Security
2 98 (37.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 94 (36.29%) CISM
4 93 (35.91%) Firewall
5 76 (29.34%) Linux
6 74 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 68 (26.25%) SC Cleared
8 61 (23.55%) Windows
8 61 (23.55%) CISA
9 58 (22.39%) SIEM
10 57 (22.01%) Network Security
11 54 (20.85%) Finance
12 52 (20.08%) Security Architecture
13 51 (19.69%) Cyber Security
14 50 (19.31%) PCI DSS
15 49 (18.92%) TCP/IP
15 49 (18.92%) Telecoms
16 43 (16.60%) Management Information System
16 43 (16.60%) ITIL
17 39 (15.06%) Cisco Certification
18 37 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 37 (14.29%) Risk Management
19 36 (13.90%) CEH
19 36 (13.90%) UNIX
20 35 (13.51%) TOGAF
21 34 (13.13%) Banking
21 34 (13.13%) Cisco
21 34 (13.13%) Vulnerability Management
22 29 (11.20%) CCNP
23 28 (10.81%) SQL

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (1.54%) MS Exchange
1 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.16%) Jetty
2 3 (1.16%) IIS
2 3 (1.16%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (3.09%) MS Office
2 6 (2.32%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.54%) MS Project
4 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 93 (35.91%) Firewall
2 57 (22.01%) Network Security
3 49 (18.92%) TCP/IP
4 25 (9.65%) VPN
5 22 (8.49%) LAN
5 22 (8.49%) WAN
6 21 (8.11%) Wireless
7 20 (7.72%) DNS
7 20 (7.72%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (4.25%) Internet
9 10 (3.86%) DMZ
9 10 (3.86%) DHCP
9 10 (3.86%) Wireless Security
9 10 (3.86%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (3.47%) MPLS
11 8 (3.09%) HTTP
12 6 (2.32%) LTE
13 5 (1.93%) Software-Defined Networking
13 5 (1.93%) 3GPP
13 5 (1.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.63%) Big Data
3 11 (4.25%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.77%) Subversion
1 2 (0.77%) Metasploit
1 2 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (20.85%) Finance
2 49 (18.92%) Telecoms
3 34 (13.13%) Banking
4 28 (10.81%) Retail
5 11 (4.25%) Legal
6 10 (3.86%) French Language
7 8 (3.09%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.70%) Games
8 7 (2.70%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.93%) Marketing
9 5 (1.93%) German Language
10 2 (0.77%) Billing
10 2 (0.77%) Back Office
10 2 (0.77%) Publishing
11 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 98 (37.84%) Consultant
2 74 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 51 (19.69%) Architect
4 41 (15.83%) Security Architect
5 28 (10.81%) Support Engineer
6 26 (10.04%) Technical Support Engineer
6 26 (10.04%) Technical Support
6 26 (10.04%) Technical Engineer
7 24 (9.27%) Security Engineer
8 20 (7.72%) Analyst
9 19 (7.34%) Security Analyst
10 14 (5.41%) Network Architect
10 14 (5.41%) Cyber Security Consultant
11 13 (5.02%) Security Manager
12 12 (4.63%) Information Security Consultant
12 12 (4.63%) Enterprise Architect
12 12 (4.63%) IT Consultant
13 11 (4.25%) IT Security Consultant
13 11 (4.25%) Information Security Engineer
13 11 (4.25%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.11%) Regular Expression
2 6 (2.32%) ODBC
3 2 (0.77%) Lucene
3 2 (0.77%) JSP
4 1 (0.39%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.60%) Management Information System
2 21 (8.11%) CESG
2 21 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.02%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.63%) RMADS
5 9 (3.47%) CESG CLAS
6 7 (2.70%) Online Banking
6 7 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
7 5 (1.93%) Economics
8 4 (1.54%) PKI
8 4 (1.54%) Open Source
9 3 (1.16%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.77%) GIS
10 2 (0.77%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.77%) SCADA
10 2 (0.77%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.77%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.39%) Kindle
11 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 76 (29.34%) Linux
2 61 (23.55%) Windows
3 36 (13.90%) UNIX
4 10 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.77%) Solaris
7 2 (0.77%) CentOS
7 2 (0.77%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (40.15%) Information Security
2 58 (22.39%) SIEM
3 52 (20.08%) Security Architecture
4 51 (19.69%) Cyber Security
5 43 (16.60%) ITIL
6 37 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 35 (13.51%) TOGAF
8 34 (13.13%) Vulnerability Management
9 27 (10.42%) SABSA
10 25 (9.65%) PRINCE2
11 21 (8.11%) Project Management
12 20 (7.72%) Penetration Testing
13 19 (7.34%) Network Design
13 19 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (7.34%) Database Security
14 16 (6.18%) Kalman Filter
15 13 (5.02%) Security Management
15 13 (5.02%) Information Assurance
15 13 (5.02%) Enterprise Architecture
16 12 (4.63%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (10.81%) SQL
2 14 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.70%) Python
3 7 (2.70%) C
4 6 (2.32%) Perl
5 5 (1.93%) Java
6 4 (1.54%) PHP
7 3 (1.16%) Ruby
7 3 (1.16%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 94 (36.29%) CISM
2 74 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 68 (26.25%) SC Cleared
4 61 (23.55%) CISA
5 39 (15.06%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (13.90%) CEH
7 29 (11.20%) CCNP
8 24 (9.27%) PCI QSA
9 21 (8.11%) Degree
9 21 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (8.11%) MCSE
10 17 (6.56%) CCIE
11 15 (5.79%) GIAC
11 15 (5.79%) CRISC
12 14 (5.41%) DV Cleared
13 9 (3.47%) MCITP
13 9 (3.47%) CCNA
14 7 (2.70%) CCDP
14 7 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (2.70%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (37.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (19.31%) PCI DSS
3 37 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 20 (7.72%) COBIT
5 12 (4.63%) GPG13
6 6 (2.32%) FISMA
7 5 (1.93%) HIPAA
7 5 (1.93%) ISO 9001
8 3 (1.16%) QA
9 2 (0.77%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.77%) BS25999
9 2 (0.77%) COSO
10 1 (0.39%) SLA
10 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 27 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.16%) Snort
2 3 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.77%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.39%) Xen
4 1 (0.39%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.77%) Foglight
2 2 (0.77%) OPNET
2 2 (0.77%) Nessus
2 2 (0.77%) Nmap
2 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (13.13%) Cisco
2 26 (10.04%) Juniper
3 15 (5.79%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.41%) CheckPoint
5 8 (3.09%) IBM
6 7 (2.70%) VMware
6 7 (2.70%) Sourcefire
7 6 (2.32%) Splunk
8 5 (1.93%) HP
9 4 (1.54%) Intel
9 4 (1.54%) Citrix
9 4 (1.54%) McAfee
9 4 (1.54%) F5
9 4 (1.54%) Brocade
9 4 (1.54%) Fortinet
10 3 (1.16%) Blue Coat
10 3 (1.16%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.77%) Imperva
11 2 (0.77%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.77%) Cyber-Ark
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Salary: 50,000 to 65,000 + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive
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