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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 113 119 100
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 117 99 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.13% 1.87% 2.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.71% 5.46% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 93 87 122
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
2049 1812 1751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.29% 34.20% 34.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1361 1267 1369
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +3 32 £47,500 -17.39% 4
Newbury +13 25 £55,000 +25.71% 1
Maidenhead -9 11 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Bracknell - 9 £67,500 - 1
Slough -22 4 £80,000 +68.42% 3
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 100 (38.17%) CISM
2 90 (34.35%) Firewall
2 90 (34.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 84 (32.06%) Information Security
4 73 (27.86%) Linux
5 67 (25.57%) CISA
6 60 (22.90%) Network Security
7 56 (21.37%) Security Cleared
8 53 (20.23%) Windows
9 51 (19.47%) SC Cleared
9 51 (19.47%) SIEM
10 49 (18.70%) Security Architecture
11 47 (17.94%) Vulnerability Management
11 47 (17.94%) ITIL
12 45 (17.18%) TCP/IP
13 44 (16.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 44 (16.79%) Risk Management
14 43 (16.41%) PCI DSS
15 42 (16.03%) Management Information System
16 41 (15.65%) Telecoms
16 41 (15.65%) UNIX
17 36 (13.74%) TOGAF
17 36 (13.74%) Cyber Security
18 35 (13.36%) Finance
19 34 (12.98%) CEH
20 33 (12.60%) Cisco Certification
21 30 (11.45%) PCI QSA
22 28 (10.69%) Penetration Testing
22 28 (10.69%) COBIT
23 27 (10.31%) Cisco

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (2.29%) Apache
2 5 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (1.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.53%) Jetty
4 3 (1.15%) IIS
5 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.76%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 90 (34.35%) Firewall
2 60 (22.90%) Network Security
3 45 (17.18%) TCP/IP
4 25 (9.54%) VPN
5 23 (8.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 21 (8.02%) LAN
6 21 (8.02%) WAN
7 17 (6.49%) DNS
7 17 (6.49%) Wireless
8 13 (4.96%) Internet
9 8 (3.05%) MPLS
10 7 (2.67%) LTE
11 6 (2.29%) Wireless Security
11 6 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (2.29%) Software-Defined Networking
11 6 (2.29%) IPv6
11 6 (2.29%) DHCP
11 6 (2.29%) HTTP
11 6 (2.29%) 3GPP
11 6 (2.29%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.87%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.96%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.67%) Big Data
4 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.15%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Metasploit
General
1 41 (15.65%) Telecoms
2 35 (13.36%) Finance
3 25 (9.54%) Banking
4 15 (5.73%) Retail
5 13 (4.96%) German Language
6 9 (3.44%) French Language
7 8 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.05%) Marketing
7 8 (3.05%) Games
8 5 (1.91%) Legal
9 2 (0.76%) Publishing
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 95 (36.26%) Consultant
2 80 (30.53%) Security Consultant
3 46 (17.56%) Architect
4 34 (12.98%) Support Engineer
5 33 (12.60%) Security Architect
6 31 (11.83%) Technical Support
6 31 (11.83%) Technical Support Engineer
6 31 (11.83%) Technical Engineer
7 21 (8.02%) Security Manager
8 17 (6.49%) Security Engineer
9 15 (5.73%) Enterprise Architect
10 14 (5.34%) Information Manager
10 14 (5.34%) Cyber Security Consultant
11 11 (4.20%) IT Security Consultant
11 11 (4.20%) IT Consultant
12 10 (3.82%) Analyst
12 10 (3.82%) Information Security Manager
12 10 (3.82%) Security Analyst
12 10 (3.82%) Network Architect
12 10 (3.82%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.49%) Regular Expression
2 3 (1.15%) Lucene
3 2 (0.76%) JSP
3 2 (0.76%) Web Services
4 1 (0.38%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.03%) Management Information System
2 18 (6.87%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.49%) CESG
4 9 (3.44%) RMADS
5 6 (2.29%) Economics
6 5 (1.91%) CESG CLAS
7 4 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.53%) PKI
7 4 (1.53%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.76%) Open Source
8 2 (0.76%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.76%) GIS
8 2 (0.76%) SCADA
8 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.38%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.38%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.38%) Blog
9 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 73 (27.86%) Linux
2 53 (20.23%) Windows
3 41 (15.65%) UNIX
4 8 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.15%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.15%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.76%) Solaris
8 2 (0.76%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (32.06%) Information Security
2 51 (19.47%) SIEM
3 49 (18.70%) Security Architecture
4 47 (17.94%) Vulnerability Management
4 47 (17.94%) ITIL
5 44 (16.79%) Risk Management
6 36 (13.74%) TOGAF
6 36 (13.74%) Cyber Security
7 28 (10.69%) Penetration Testing
8 27 (10.31%) PRINCE2
8 27 (10.31%) SABSA
9 21 (8.02%) Logistics
10 19 (7.25%) Project Management
11 18 (6.87%) Network Design
12 16 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (6.11%) Database Security
13 15 (5.73%) Kalman Filter
13 15 (5.73%) Enterprise Architecture
14 12 (4.58%) Business Continuity
15 10 (3.82%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 25 (9.54%) SQL
2 14 (5.34%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.29%) C
4 5 (1.91%) Python
5 4 (1.53%) Java
5 4 (1.53%) Perl
6 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.76%) PHP
6 2 (0.76%) Ruby
7 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 100 (38.17%) CISM
2 67 (25.57%) CISA
3 56 (21.37%) Security Cleared
4 51 (19.47%) SC Cleared
5 34 (12.98%) CEH
6 33 (12.60%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (11.45%) PCI QSA
8 21 (8.02%) CCNP
9 18 (6.87%) CCIE
9 18 (6.87%) Degree
9 18 (6.87%) CRISC
10 16 (6.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (6.11%) MCSE
11 11 (4.20%) GIAC
11 11 (4.20%) DV Cleared
12 10 (3.82%) CCSA
13 9 (3.44%) CCDP
14 8 (3.05%) CCNA
15 7 (2.67%) CCSE
16 6 (2.29%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (34.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (16.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 43 (16.41%) PCI DSS
4 28 (10.69%) COBIT
5 8 (3.05%) GPG13
6 6 (2.29%) COSO
7 5 (1.91%) ISO 9001
8 3 (1.15%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.76%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.38%) QA
10 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.38%) BS25999
System Software
1 19 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.53%) Nmap
3 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.76%) Samba
3 2 (0.76%) Snort
4 1 (0.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (1.53%) FortiGate
1 4 (1.53%) Nessus
2 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (10.31%) Cisco
2 23 (8.78%) Juniper
3 13 (4.96%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.20%) CheckPoint
5 7 (2.67%) VMware
6 6 (2.29%) F5
6 6 (2.29%) IBM
6 6 (2.29%) HP
6 6 (2.29%) Brocade
6 6 (2.29%) Blue Coat
7 5 (1.91%) Sourcefire
7 5 (1.91%) Citrix
8 4 (1.53%) McAfee
9 3 (1.15%) Fortinet
9 3 (1.15%) Splunk
10 2 (0.76%) Imperva
10 2 (0.76%) Oracle
10 2 (0.76%) Intel
10 2 (0.76%) Novell
10 2 (0.76%) Lotus
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car + Stock
Posted: 14 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + excellent salary & package
Posted: 16 days ago
Bracknell
DP Connect
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension, Health Care,
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car + Stock
Posted: 25 days ago
Maidenhead
Church International
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago