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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 103 163 75
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -88
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 131 59 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.38% 1.03% 3.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.42% 3.08% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 105 42 165
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +6.25%
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
2042 1917 1916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.08% 33.60% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1298 1364
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 £27,500 £27,500 £30,500
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 April 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 April 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 +41 48 £57,500 +24.32% 17
Slough +17 21 £53,500 +12.63% 5
Maidenhead +2 14 £56,250 -22.41% 1
Bracknell +11 11 £67,500 -10.00% 2
Newbury +2 6 £62,500 +47.05% 2
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 102 (40.16%) Information Security
2 100 (39.37%) Firewall
3 92 (36.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 88 (34.65%) Linux
5 84 (33.07%) CISM
6 77 (30.31%) Windows
7 71 (27.95%) Security Cleared
8 65 (25.59%) SC Cleared
9 64 (25.20%) Security Architecture
10 62 (24.41%) CISA
11 61 (24.02%) Network Security
12 60 (23.62%) TCP/IP
13 59 (23.23%) Telecoms
14 57 (22.44%) PCI DSS
15 54 (21.26%) SIEM
16 53 (20.87%) Cyber Security
17 52 (20.47%) Finance
18 41 (16.14%) CEH
19 40 (15.75%) Cisco
19 40 (15.75%) UNIX
19 40 (15.75%) Vulnerability Management
20 39 (15.35%) Management Information System
21 38 (14.96%) SQL
21 38 (14.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
22 37 (14.57%) Cisco Certification
23 36 (14.17%) ITIL
24 33 (12.99%) Risk Management
25 30 (11.81%) Banking
25 30 (11.81%) Active Directory
25 30 (11.81%) Juniper

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 10 (3.94%) IIS
2 5 (1.97%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.18%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (3.15%) MS Office
2 6 (2.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.57%) MS Project
4 3 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (39.37%) Firewall
2 61 (24.02%) Network Security
3 60 (23.62%) TCP/IP
4 25 (9.84%) VPN
4 25 (9.84%) LAN
4 25 (9.84%) WAN
5 23 (9.06%) DNS
6 21 (8.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 18 (7.09%) Wireless
8 15 (5.91%) Internet
9 11 (4.33%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (3.94%) Wireless Security
10 10 (3.94%) DMZ
10 10 (3.94%) DHCP
10 10 (3.94%) Broadband
11 8 (3.15%) HTTP
12 6 (2.36%) SMTP
12 6 (2.36%) 3G
12 6 (2.36%) VoIP
12 6 (2.36%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.12%) Big Data
3 11 (4.33%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.15%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.79%) Subversion
1 2 (0.79%) Metasploit
1 2 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (23.23%) Telecoms
2 52 (20.47%) Finance
3 30 (11.81%) Banking
4 28 (11.02%) Retail
5 15 (5.91%) Legal
6 11 (4.33%) French Language
7 7 (2.76%) German Language
7 7 (2.76%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.57%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.18%) Games
9 3 (1.18%) Military
9 3 (1.18%) Law
9 3 (1.18%) Billing
10 2 (0.79%) Marketing
10 2 (0.79%) Back Office
10 2 (0.79%) Publishing
11 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (37.80%) Consultant
2 70 (27.56%) Security Consultant
3 38 (14.96%) Architect
4 33 (12.99%) Security Architect
4 33 (12.99%) Security Engineer
5 27 (10.63%) Support Engineer
6 25 (9.84%) Technical Support
6 25 (9.84%) Technical Support Engineer
6 25 (9.84%) Technical Engineer
7 16 (6.30%) Information Security Consultant
8 14 (5.51%) Analyst
9 13 (5.12%) Security Analyst
9 13 (5.12%) Security Manager
10 12 (4.72%) IT Consultant
11 11 (4.33%) Network Architect
11 11 (4.33%) Information Security Engineer
12 10 (3.94%) Cyber Security Consultant
12 10 (3.94%) IT Security Consultant
12 10 (3.94%) Security Specialist
13 9 (3.54%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.66%) Regular Expression
2 8 (3.15%) ODBC
3 3 (1.18%) JSP
3 3 (1.18%) Web Services
4 2 (0.79%) Lucene
5 1 (0.39%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.35%) Management Information System
2 18 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.91%) CESG
3 15 (5.91%) RMADS
4 12 (4.72%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.54%) CESG CLAS
6 8 (3.15%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (2.76%) Online Banking
7 7 (2.76%) Mobile Banking
8 6 (2.36%) Open Source
8 6 (2.36%) PKI
9 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.18%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.79%) GIS
10 2 (0.79%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.79%) SCADA
10 2 (0.79%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.79%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 88 (34.65%) Linux
2 77 (30.31%) Windows
3 40 (15.75%) UNIX
4 12 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.79%) Solaris
7 2 (0.79%) CentOS
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (40.16%) Information Security
2 64 (25.20%) Security Architecture
3 54 (21.26%) SIEM
4 53 (20.87%) Cyber Security
5 40 (15.75%) Vulnerability Management
6 36 (14.17%) ITIL
7 33 (12.99%) Risk Management
8 29 (11.42%) Penetration Testing
9 27 (10.63%) Project Management
10 21 (8.27%) PRINCE2
11 20 (7.87%) Network Design
11 20 (7.87%) Database Security
12 19 (7.48%) TOGAF
13 18 (7.09%) Information Assurance
14 17 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (6.30%) Kalman Filter
16 15 (5.91%) SABSA
17 13 (5.12%) Security Management
17 13 (5.12%) Enterprise Architecture
18 12 (4.72%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (14.96%) SQL
2 15 (5.91%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.54%) Python
3 9 (3.54%) Perl
4 6 (2.36%) PHP
4 6 (2.36%) C
5 5 (1.97%) Java
5 5 (1.97%) Ruby
5 5 (1.97%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 84 (33.07%) CISM
2 71 (27.95%) Security Cleared
3 65 (25.59%) SC Cleared
4 62 (24.41%) CISA
5 41 (16.14%) CEH
6 37 (14.57%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (11.42%) CCNP
7 29 (11.42%) Degree
8 22 (8.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (8.66%) MCSE
9 19 (7.48%) PCI QSA
10 16 (6.30%) GIAC
11 15 (5.91%) DV Cleared
12 11 (4.33%) MCITP
12 11 (4.33%) CCIE
13 10 (3.94%) CCNA
13 10 (3.94%) CRISC
13 10 (3.94%) OSCP
14 8 (3.15%) OSCE
15 7 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (36.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 57 (22.44%) PCI DSS
3 38 (14.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (6.69%) COBIT
5 13 (5.12%) GPG13
6 7 (2.76%) HIPAA
7 6 (2.36%) ISO 9001
7 6 (2.36%) FISMA
8 3 (1.18%) SLA
8 3 (1.18%) QA
8 3 (1.18%) JSP 440
8 3 (1.18%) BS25999
System Software
1 30 (11.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.18%) ProxySG
2 3 (1.18%) Snort
2 3 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Kamailio
3 1 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (1.97%) Nmap
1 5 (1.97%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.79%) Foglight
2 2 (0.79%) OPNET
2 2 (0.79%) Nessus
3 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 40 (15.75%) Cisco
2 30 (11.81%) Juniper
3 20 (7.87%) CheckPoint
4 16 (6.30%) Microsoft
5 12 (4.72%) Splunk
6 9 (3.54%) F5
7 8 (3.15%) VMware
8 7 (2.76%) McAfee
8 7 (2.76%) ArcSight
9 6 (2.36%) IBM
10 5 (1.97%) Citrix
10 5 (1.97%) Sourcefire
11 4 (1.57%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.57%) Cyber-Ark
11 4 (1.57%) Intel
11 4 (1.57%) Oracle
11 4 (1.57%) Blue Coat
12 3 (1.18%) LogRhythm
13 2 (0.79%) Trustwave
13 2 (0.79%) Imperva
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