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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 102 114 141
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +27
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 131 118 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.57% 2.16% 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.81% 5.75% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 100 91 80
Average salary £55,000 £58,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
1678 2052 1834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.86% 37.49% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1409 1270
Average salary £55,000 £48,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.98% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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
Slough +27 31 £60,000 -25.00% 4
Bracknell +26 31 £51,250 -24.07% 2
Reading -3 29 £55,000 +7.31% 3
Newbury 0 4 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Windsor - 3 £55,000 -
Maidenhead -15 2 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Hungerford - 1 £50,000 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 167 (60.51%) Information Security
2 114 (41.30%) CISA
3 110 (39.86%) CISM
4 83 (30.07%) CEH
5 76 (27.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 72 (26.09%) Degree
7 61 (22.10%) Windows
8 60 (21.74%) Linux
9 55 (19.93%) Computer Science
10 52 (18.84%) Management Information System
11 51 (18.48%) Network Security
11 51 (18.48%) Cybersecurity
12 39 (14.13%) Legal
13 37 (13.41%) Security Management
13 37 (13.41%) Finance
13 37 (13.41%) Firewall
14 35 (12.68%) Cisco
15 33 (11.96%) PCI DSS
15 33 (11.96%) Security Cleared
15 33 (11.96%) SANS
16 32 (11.59%) SIEM
17 30 (10.87%) SC Cleared
18 29 (10.51%) Vulnerability Management
19 27 (9.78%) IIS
20 26 (9.42%) GSEC
21 25 (9.06%) Intrusion Detection
21 25 (9.06%) Risk Management
22 24 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
22 24 (8.70%) IISP
23 23 (8.33%) Security Operations

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 27 (9.78%) IIS
2 4 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.09%) Apache
3 3 (1.09%) CMS
3 3 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.54%) MS Office
3 4 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) IaaS
2 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (18.48%) Network Security
2 37 (13.41%) Firewall
3 25 (9.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 23 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 14 (5.07%) VPN
6 10 (3.62%) SSL
7 8 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (2.90%) Internet
7 8 (2.90%) LAN
7 8 (2.90%) WAN
8 6 (2.17%) DNS
9 5 (1.81%) DHCP
10 4 (1.45%) VLAN
11 3 (1.09%) DMZ
11 3 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (1.09%) HTTP
11 3 (1.09%) tcpdump
11 3 (1.09%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.72%) Cisco ISE
12 2 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.71%) Relational Database
2 9 (3.26%) Big Data
2 9 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Metasploit
General
1 39 (14.13%) Legal
2 37 (13.41%) Finance
3 12 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.90%) Law
5 6 (2.17%) French Language
5 6 (2.17%) German Language
6 5 (1.81%) Marketing
7 3 (1.09%) Electronics
7 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.09%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (1.09%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.72%) Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Billing
8 2 (0.72%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 69 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 53 (19.20%) Information Security Manager
2 53 (19.20%) Security Engineer
3 52 (18.84%) Information Manager
4 42 (15.22%) Consultant
5 38 (13.77%) Analyst
6 36 (13.04%) Security Consultant
7 31 (11.23%) Security Analyst
8 30 (10.87%) Information Security Engineer
9 25 (9.06%) Compliance Manager
10 24 (8.70%) Architect
10 24 (8.70%) Senior Security Engineer
11 22 (7.97%) Security Architect
11 22 (7.97%) Senior Information Security Engineer
12 19 (6.88%) Support Engineer
13 18 (6.52%) Audit Manager
14 17 (6.16%) Security Specialist
15 16 (5.80%) Information Analyst
15 16 (5.80%) Information Security Analyst
16 14 (5.07%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.09%) Web Services
2 2 (0.72%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 55 (19.93%) Computer Science
2 52 (18.84%) Management Information System
3 20 (7.25%) Security Operations Centre
4 15 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.99%) PKI
6 9 (3.26%) CESG
6 9 (3.26%) CESG CLAS
7 8 (2.90%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.90%) Smart Meter
8 5 (1.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (1.81%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.45%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.09%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.09%) SCADA
11 2 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.36%) Cyber Attack
12 1 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.36%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 61 (22.10%) Windows
2 60 (21.74%) Linux
3 15 (5.43%) Unix
4 8 (2.90%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.54%) Windows NT
6 4 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.45%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.36%) Solaris
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (60.51%) Information Security
2 51 (18.48%) Cybersecurity
3 37 (13.41%) Security Management
4 32 (11.59%) SIEM
5 29 (10.51%) Vulnerability Management
6 25 (9.06%) Risk Management
7 23 (8.33%) Security Operations
8 22 (7.97%) ITIL
9 19 (6.88%) Data Protection
9 19 (6.88%) Information Security Management
10 18 (6.52%) Identity Access Management
10 18 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
11 17 (6.16%) Data Privacy
12 16 (5.80%) ISMS
13 15 (5.43%) Security Architecture
14 14 (5.07%) Threat Analysis
15 13 (4.71%) Identity Management
15 13 (4.71%) Incident Management
15 13 (4.71%) Information Management
16 11 (3.99%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.17%) SQL
2 5 (1.81%) Perl
2 5 (1.81%) Python
3 4 (1.45%) Bash Shell
3 4 (1.45%) PHP
3 4 (1.45%) Ruby
4 2 (0.72%) C
4 2 (0.72%) C#
5 1 (0.36%) C++
5 1 (0.36%) Java
5 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 114 (41.30%) CISA
2 110 (39.86%) CISM
3 83 (30.07%) CEH
4 72 (26.09%) Degree
5 33 (11.96%) SANS
5 33 (11.96%) Security Cleared
6 30 (10.87%) SC Cleared
7 26 (9.42%) GSEC
8 24 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (8.70%) IISP
9 22 (7.97%) CISMP
9 22 (7.97%) CLAS
10 16 (5.80%) GIAC
11 15 (5.43%) CCNA
12 10 (3.62%) CRISC
13 9 (3.26%) DV Cleared
13 9 (3.26%) ISSEP
14 8 (2.90%) CITP
14 8 (2.90%) ISACA
14 8 (2.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (27.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (11.96%) PCI DSS
3 16 (5.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (4.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 10 (3.62%) COBIT
6 8 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (1.81%) HIPAA
7 5 (1.81%) ISO 9001
8 4 (1.45%) JSP 440
8 4 (1.45%) RMADS
9 3 (1.09%) ISO27002
9 3 (1.09%) SLA
9 3 (1.09%) TickIT
10 2 (0.72%) FISMA
11 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.36%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.36%) QA
11 1 (0.36%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 15 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.45%) ISA Server
2 4 (1.45%) NDS
2 4 (1.45%) Novell eDirectory
2 4 (1.45%) Squid
3 3 (1.09%) Snort
Systems Management
1 19 (6.88%) Endace
2 4 (1.45%) Nmap
3 2 (0.72%) DameWare
3 2 (0.72%) EnCase
3 2 (0.72%) FTK
3 2 (0.72%) Nessus
3 2 (0.72%) RSA enVision
4 1 (0.36%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 35 (12.68%) Cisco
2 20 (7.25%) LogRhythm
3 14 (5.07%) Forcepoint
4 12 (4.35%) Qualys
4 12 (4.35%) Symantec
5 9 (3.26%) Juniper
6 8 (2.90%) F5
7 7 (2.54%) Palo Alto
7 7 (2.54%) Sourcefire
8 6 (2.17%) Blue Coat
9 4 (1.45%) ArcSight
9 4 (1.45%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.45%) Novell
9 4 (1.45%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.45%) SAP
10 3 (1.09%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.09%) Fortinet
10 3 (1.09%) Intel Security
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle
Berkshire
Firefly HC
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Highly Attractive
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70K, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Healthcare, Pension.
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefnica
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 27 days ago