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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 95 123 113
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 108 108 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.54% 2.04% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.96% 6.25% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 71 85 84
Median salary £55,000 £58,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.98% -4.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,300 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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
1357 1729 2141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.96% 32.58% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 1337 1276
Median salary £52,500 £48,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +27 40 £53,000 +6.00% 2
Maidenhead +9 18 £50,000 -20.00% 3
Windsor +1 12 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Slough +15 5 £65,000 +23.80%
Newbury +6 2 £68,750 +5.76%
Bracknell -16 2 £52,500 +2.94%
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 195 (72.49%) Information Security
2 103 (38.29%) CISM
3 95 (35.32%) CISA
4 71 (26.39%) Windows
5 70 (26.02%) Management Information System
5 70 (26.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 64 (23.79%) Firewall
6 64 (23.79%) Linux
7 62 (23.05%) PCI DSS
8 61 (22.68%) CEH
9 54 (20.07%) SIEM
10 52 (19.33%) Degree
10 52 (19.33%) Unix
11 49 (18.22%) Network Security
12 45 (16.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 42 (15.61%) Nessus
14 41 (15.24%) Cybersecurity
15 40 (14.87%) Information Security Governance
15 40 (14.87%) Telecoms
16 37 (13.75%) TCP/IP
17 35 (13.01%) IIS
17 35 (13.01%) Finance
18 33 (12.27%) Active Directory
18 33 (12.27%) Security Cleared
19 32 (11.90%) Microsoft
19 32 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
19 32 (11.90%) TOGAF
20 31 (11.52%) SQL Server
20 31 (11.52%) Vulnerability Management
21 30 (11.15%) Business Continuity

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (13.01%) IIS
2 13 (4.83%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (4.09%) Apache
4 8 (2.97%) IBM Notes
4 8 (2.97%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.97%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.97%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.12%) Drupal
Applications
1 24 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.97%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.37%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.29%) IaaS
2 5 (1.86%) SaaS
3 3 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (23.79%) Firewall
2 49 (18.22%) Network Security
3 37 (13.75%) TCP/IP
4 16 (5.95%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (5.58%) LAN
5 15 (5.58%) WAN
6 11 (4.09%) HTTP
6 11 (4.09%) Internet
7 8 (2.97%) DNS
8 6 (2.23%) SSL
8 6 (2.23%) Wireshark
9 5 (1.86%) SAN
10 4 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.12%) Broadband
11 3 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (1.12%) IOS XR
11 3 (1.12%) LLU
11 3 (1.12%) NX-OS
11 3 (1.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.60%) Big Data
5 6 (2.23%) InfluxDB
5 6 (2.23%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.86%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.12%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.12%) MySQL
8 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 40 (14.87%) Telecoms
2 35 (13.01%) Finance
3 11 (4.09%) Legal
4 8 (2.97%) Retail
5 7 (2.60%) French Language
6 4 (1.49%) Games
6 4 (1.49%) German Language
6 4 (1.49%) Portuguese Language
6 4 (1.49%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.37%) Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (23.79%) Analyst
2 63 (23.42%) Security Manager
3 58 (21.56%) Security Analyst
4 52 (19.33%) Information Manager
4 52 (19.33%) Information Security Manager
5 36 (13.38%) Security Engineer
6 28 (10.41%) Consultant
7 27 (10.04%) Security Specialist
7 27 (10.04%) Support Engineer
8 22 (8.18%) Governance Manager
8 22 (8.18%) Information Analyst
8 22 (8.18%) Information Governance Manager
8 22 (8.18%) Information Security Analyst
8 22 (8.18%) Security Consultant
9 20 (7.43%) Compliance Manager
10 16 (5.95%) Information Security Engineer
10 16 (5.95%) Technical Engineer
10 16 (5.95%) Technical Support
10 16 (5.95%) Technical Support Engineer
11 14 (5.20%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.20%) Regular Expression
2 11 (4.09%) Web Services
3 6 (2.23%) ZeroMQ
4 5 (1.86%) HTML
4 5 (1.86%) LAMP
4 5 (1.86%) SailPoint
5 4 (1.49%) Apache Flex
6 3 (1.12%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 70 (26.02%) Management Information System
2 29 (10.78%) Computer Science
3 25 (9.29%) Virtual Team
4 19 (7.06%) Cyber Attack
5 15 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (5.20%) Security Operations Centre
7 11 (4.09%) Cyberthreat
7 11 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (3.72%) Cryptography
8 10 (3.72%) PKI
9 6 (2.23%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (1.86%) User Experience
11 4 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (1.49%) Social Media
12 2 (0.74%) iPad
13 1 (0.37%) Cybercrime
13 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
13 1 (0.37%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 71 (26.39%) Windows
2 64 (23.79%) Linux
3 52 (19.33%) Unix
4 21 (7.81%) Windows Server
5 19 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (4.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.97%) Mac OS
7 8 (2.97%) Windows NT
8 7 (2.60%) CentOS
9 4 (1.49%) Solaris
10 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (72.49%) Information Security
2 54 (20.07%) SIEM
3 45 (16.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 41 (15.24%) Cybersecurity
5 40 (14.87%) Information Security Governance
6 32 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (11.90%) TOGAF
7 31 (11.52%) Vulnerability Management
8 30 (11.15%) Business Continuity
9 29 (10.78%) Security Management
10 27 (10.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (9.29%) Presales
12 24 (8.92%) Risk Management
12 24 (8.92%) Security Operations
13 23 (8.55%) SABSA
14 21 (7.81%) Internal Audit
14 21 (7.81%) Risk Assessment
14 21 (7.81%) Virtual Team Management
15 20 (7.43%) Information Security Management
15 20 (7.43%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (9.67%) SQL
2 12 (4.46%) C
3 8 (2.97%) PHP
3 8 (2.97%) Python
4 5 (1.86%) Java
4 5 (1.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.86%) Perl
5 4 (1.49%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 103 (38.29%) CISM
2 95 (35.32%) CISA
3 61 (22.68%) CEH
4 52 (19.33%) Degree
5 33 (12.27%) Security Cleared
6 28 (10.41%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (9.67%) SC Cleared
8 24 (8.92%) IISP
9 23 (8.55%) CCNA
9 23 (8.55%) ISSAP
10 18 (6.69%) GSEC
10 18 (6.69%) SANS
11 17 (6.32%) CCNP
12 16 (5.95%) MCSE
12 16 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (4.46%) PCI QSA
14 11 (4.09%) GCIH
15 9 (3.35%) MCP
16 8 (2.97%) PMP
17 6 (2.23%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (26.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 62 (23.05%) PCI DSS
3 13 (4.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (4.46%) ISO22301
5 8 (2.97%) GxP
6 7 (2.60%) COBIT
7 5 (1.86%) Data Quality
8 4 (1.49%) ISO27002
8 4 (1.49%) QA
9 3 (1.12%) GPG13
10 2 (0.74%) COSO
11 1 (0.37%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (12.27%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.60%) Samba
3 6 (2.23%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.12%) Xen
5 1 (0.37%) Snort
5 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (15.61%) Nessus
2 20 (7.43%) SCCM
3 10 (3.72%) Nmap
4 5 (1.86%) QRadar
4 5 (1.86%) RSA Archer
5 4 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.12%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 32 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.18%) Cisco
3 21 (7.81%) LogRhythm
4 17 (6.32%) Splunk
5 15 (5.58%) ArcSight
5 15 (5.58%) Juniper
6 13 (4.83%) BT
7 12 (4.46%) Oracle
8 10 (3.72%) CheckPoint
9 8 (2.97%) Intel Security
9 8 (2.97%) Lotus
9 8 (2.97%) Novell
9 8 (2.97%) SAP
10 7 (2.60%) Blue Coat
10 7 (2.60%) EMC
10 7 (2.60%) Qualys
10 7 (2.60%) SevOne
11 5 (1.86%) Cyber-Ark
11 5 (1.86%) HP
12 4 (1.49%) IBM
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