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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 114 105 155
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +50
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 106 132 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.05% 2.22% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.17% 6.05% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 88 77 51
Average salary £53,750 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £80,000 £62,350
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
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
1717 2183 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.27% 36.68% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1329 1369
Average salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +7 43 £46,250 +15.62% 3
Slough -2 11 £58,000 +0.43%
Bracknell +34 10 £59,250 - 1
Maidenhead +1 7 £55,000 -31.25% 2
Newbury -15 6 £65,000 +20.93%
Windsor - 3 £52,500 - 2
Hungerford - 1 - -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 112 (46.47%) Information Security
2 80 (33.20%) CISM
3 74 (30.71%) Firewall
4 72 (29.88%) Linux
5 70 (29.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 66 (27.39%) Windows
7 59 (24.48%) Security Architecture
8 56 (23.24%) Telecoms
9 55 (22.82%) CEH
10 54 (22.41%) TCP/IP
11 51 (21.16%) Degree
12 49 (20.33%) Vulnerability Management
13 46 (19.09%) CISA
14 45 (18.67%) UNIX
14 45 (18.67%) Network Security
15 44 (18.26%) PCI DSS
16 39 (16.18%) Security Cleared
16 39 (16.18%) SIEM
16 39 (16.18%) Cyber Security
17 36 (14.94%) Management Information System
17 36 (14.94%) Cisco Certification
18 35 (14.52%) SC Cleared
19 34 (14.11%) Cisco
19 34 (14.11%) Finance
20 31 (12.86%) Penetration Testing
21 29 (12.03%) SQL
21 29 (12.03%) Data Centre
22 26 (10.79%) German Language
23 24 (9.96%) Risk Management
23 24 (9.96%) CCNP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (7.47%) IIS
2 9 (3.73%) Apache
3 6 (2.49%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.66%) CMS
5 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.07%) MS Office
3 5 (2.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (30.71%) Firewall
2 54 (22.41%) TCP/IP
3 45 (18.67%) Network Security
4 22 (9.13%) Internet
5 18 (7.47%) Broadband
6 15 (6.22%) LAN
6 15 (6.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 13 (5.39%) BIG-IP
7 13 (5.39%) WAN
7 13 (5.39%) DNS
7 13 (5.39%) 3G
8 12 (4.98%) OSPF
8 12 (4.98%) BGP
8 12 (4.98%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (4.56%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (4.56%) HTTP
10 10 (4.15%) MPLS
10 10 (4.15%) Wireshark
11 9 (3.73%) SMTP
12 8 (3.32%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.32%) Big Data
3 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.66%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.24%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.41%) MySQL
6 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (0.41%) Subversion
1 1 (0.41%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (23.24%) Telecoms
2 34 (14.11%) Finance
3 26 (10.79%) German Language
4 21 (8.71%) Banking
5 16 (6.64%) Retail
6 13 (5.39%) French Language
7 10 (4.15%) Marketing
8 8 (3.32%) Legal
9 4 (1.66%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.66%) Law
9 4 (1.66%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.24%) Back Office
11 2 (0.83%) Electronics
11 2 (0.83%) Military
11 2 (0.83%) Billing
12 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 73 (30.29%) Consultant
2 51 (21.16%) Security Consultant
3 37 (15.35%) Architect
4 36 (14.94%) Security Engineer
5 33 (13.69%) Security Architect
6 31 (12.86%) Technical Engineer
7 30 (12.45%) Support Engineer
8 26 (10.79%) Technical Support Engineer
8 26 (10.79%) Technical Support
9 25 (10.37%) Analyst
10 19 (7.88%) Security Analyst
11 18 (7.47%) Security Manager
12 14 (5.81%) Information Security Consultant
13 13 (5.39%) Information Manager
14 12 (4.98%) Information Security Manager
14 12 (4.98%) Penetration Tester
14 12 (4.98%) IT Consultant
14 12 (4.98%) Tester
15 11 (4.56%) Network Security Engineer
15 11 (4.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.73%) Web Services
1 9 (3.73%) Regular Expression
2 5 (2.07%) ODBC
3 2 (0.83%) JSP
4 1 (0.41%) .NET
4 1 (0.41%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.94%) Management Information System
2 29 (12.03%) Data Centre
3 22 (9.13%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.56%) RMADS
5 9 (3.73%) PKI
5 9 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (2.90%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.66%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.66%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.66%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.83%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.83%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.83%) CESG
9 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.83%) DTV
10 1 (0.41%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (29.88%) Linux
2 66 (27.39%) Windows
3 45 (18.67%) UNIX
4 11 (4.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.49%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.49%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (46.47%) Information Security
2 59 (24.48%) Security Architecture
3 49 (20.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 39 (16.18%) SIEM
4 39 (16.18%) Cyber Security
5 31 (12.86%) Penetration Testing
6 24 (9.96%) Risk Management
7 21 (8.71%) Project Management
8 18 (7.47%) ITIL
8 18 (7.47%) Data Protection
8 18 (7.47%) Information Assurance
9 16 (6.64%) Network Design
10 13 (5.39%) Security Management
10 13 (5.39%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (4.98%) SDLC
11 12 (4.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (4.56%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (4.56%) Service Management
12 11 (4.56%) Analytics
12 11 (4.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.03%) SQL
2 11 (4.56%) Perl
3 10 (4.15%) PHP
3 10 (4.15%) Python
4 9 (3.73%) Ruby
5 4 (1.66%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.83%) C
7 1 (0.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 80 (33.20%) CISM
2 55 (22.82%) CEH
3 51 (21.16%) Degree
4 46 (19.09%) CISA
5 39 (16.18%) Security Cleared
6 36 (14.94%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (14.52%) SC Cleared
8 24 (9.96%) CCNP
9 18 (7.47%) CCIE
10 15 (6.22%) GCIH
11 14 (5.81%) OSCP
12 13 (5.39%) CCSE
12 13 (5.39%) GIAC
12 13 (5.39%) CCSA
13 12 (4.98%) GSEC
13 12 (4.98%) OSCE
14 9 (3.73%) CRISC
14 9 (3.73%) GCIA
14 9 (3.73%) MCSE
14 9 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (29.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (18.26%) PCI DSS
3 18 (7.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.49%) GPG13
5 4 (1.66%) HIPAA
6 3 (1.24%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.24%) SLA
6 3 (1.24%) BS25999
7 2 (0.83%) COBIT
7 2 (0.83%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.41%) FISMA
8 1 (0.41%) QA
8 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.41%) TickIT
System Software
1 17 (7.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.07%) ProxySG
3 3 (1.24%) Snort
4 1 (0.41%) Xen
4 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.41%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 13 (5.39%) FortiGate
2 10 (4.15%) Nmap
3 6 (2.49%) Nessus
3 6 (2.49%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.41%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.41%) Foglight
4 1 (0.41%) OPNET
Vendors
1 34 (14.11%) Cisco
2 22 (9.13%) CheckPoint
3 19 (7.88%) Juniper
3 19 (7.88%) McAfee
3 19 (7.88%) F5
4 17 (7.05%) Microsoft
5 12 (4.98%) Splunk
5 12 (4.98%) ArcSight
6 10 (4.15%) Oracle
7 8 (3.32%) Cyber-Ark
7 8 (3.32%) Sourcefire
8 7 (2.90%) Blue Coat
9 5 (2.07%) LogLogic
9 5 (2.07%) Websense
10 4 (1.66%) Symantec
10 4 (1.66%) SAP
10 4 (1.66%) Imperva
11 3 (1.24%) Tufin
11 3 (1.24%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.83%) Trustwave
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: To £50K, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70K, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: competitive salary + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago