The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 111 152 132
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -20
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 99 66 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.81% 1.21% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.96% 3.39% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 61 52 88
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £79,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1995 1945 1906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.50% 35.58% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1506 1583
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISSP
South East

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 +5 28 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Newbury +25 24 £27,500 -45.81% 2
Slough +15 11 £50,000 -13.04%
Maidenhead +2 9 £70,000 -
Bracknell -3 2 - -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 64 (39.75%) CISM
2 53 (32.92%) Information Security
3 51 (31.68%) CISA
4 50 (31.06%) ITIL
5 46 (28.57%) Windows
5 46 (28.57%) Linux
5 46 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 44 (27.33%) SQL
6 44 (27.33%) Firewall
7 42 (26.09%) Telecoms
8 40 (24.84%) Network Security
9 36 (22.36%) COBIT
10 35 (21.74%) TCP/IP
11 33 (20.50%) PCI DSS
12 31 (19.25%) Internet
13 30 (18.63%) PCI QSA
14 28 (17.39%) PRINCE2
15 26 (16.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 24 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (14.91%) Security Cleared
17 23 (14.29%) Degree
17 23 (14.29%) UNIX
18 22 (13.66%) Cisco Certification
18 22 (13.66%) Penetration Testing
19 21 (13.04%) CEH
19 21 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
19 21 (13.04%) Finance
20 19 (11.80%) Management Information System
20 19 (11.80%) Risk Management
20 19 (11.80%) Project Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 11 (6.83%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.24%) MS Project
1 2 (1.24%) MS Office
2 1 (0.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) SaaS
2 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (27.33%) Firewall
2 40 (24.84%) Network Security
3 35 (21.74%) TCP/IP
4 31 (19.25%) Internet
5 14 (8.70%) Broadband
6 12 (7.45%) tcpdump
6 12 (7.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (6.21%) VPN
8 9 (5.59%) BIG-IP
8 9 (5.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (4.97%) LAN
9 8 (4.97%) WAN
10 7 (4.35%) LDAP
11 5 (3.11%) BGP
11 5 (3.11%) OSPF
12 4 (2.48%) 3G
12 4 (2.48%) 4G
13 2 (1.24%) IPsec
13 2 (1.24%) MPLS
13 2 (1.24%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.07%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (8.07%) Metasploit
2 3 (1.86%) AppScan
General
1 42 (26.09%) Telecoms
2 21 (13.04%) Finance
3 9 (5.59%) German Language
3 9 (5.59%) Retail
4 5 (3.11%) Banking
5 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.24%) Legal
6 2 (1.24%) Marketing
6 2 (1.24%) French Language
7 1 (0.62%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (25.47%) Consultant
2 38 (23.60%) Security Consultant
3 33 (20.50%) Security Engineer
4 20 (12.42%) Architect
5 18 (11.18%) Support Engineer
6 16 (9.94%) Security Manager
7 14 (8.70%) Security Architect
8 13 (8.07%) Technical Support Engineer
8 13 (8.07%) Technical Engineer
8 13 (8.07%) Technical Support
9 12 (7.45%) IT Consultant
9 12 (7.45%) IT Security Consultant
9 12 (7.45%) Security Specialist
10 10 (6.21%) Information Manager
11 9 (5.59%) IP Engineer
12 8 (4.97%) Information Security Manager
12 8 (4.97%) Senior Security Consultant
12 8 (4.97%) Senior Consultant
12 8 (4.97%) Project Manager
13 7 (4.35%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.21%) .NET
1 10 (6.21%) HTML
2 3 (1.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.86%) JSP
2 3 (1.86%) Web Services
3 2 (1.24%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.62%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.80%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.70%) Smartphone
3 13 (8.07%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.45%) PKI
5 5 (3.11%) Cryptography
5 5 (3.11%) Blog
6 4 (2.48%) RMADS
7 3 (1.86%) SCADA
7 3 (1.86%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.24%) Open Source
8 2 (1.24%) SecurID
9 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.57%) Windows
1 46 (28.57%) Linux
2 23 (14.29%) UNIX
3 11 (6.83%) Ubuntu
3 11 (6.83%) CentOS
4 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.92%) Information Security
2 50 (31.06%) ITIL
3 28 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 24 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (13.66%) Penetration Testing
6 21 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
7 19 (11.80%) Risk Management
7 19 (11.80%) Project Management
8 18 (11.18%) SIEM
9 15 (9.32%) Security Architecture
10 13 (8.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 12 (7.45%) Database Security
11 12 (7.45%) Cyber Security
12 11 (6.83%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (6.21%) Logistics
14 9 (5.59%) Technical Architecture
15 8 (4.97%) Information Assurance
15 8 (4.97%) Information Management
16 7 (4.35%) Network Design
16 7 (4.35%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (27.33%) SQL
2 14 (8.70%) PHP
3 12 (7.45%) Python
3 12 (7.45%) Ruby
4 11 (6.83%) Bash Shell
4 11 (6.83%) Perl
4 11 (6.83%) C
5 10 (6.21%) JavaScript
6 9 (5.59%) Java
7 7 (4.35%) VBScript
8 5 (3.11%) C#
8 5 (3.11%) C++
9 3 (1.86%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.24%) VB
11 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (39.75%) CISM
2 51 (31.68%) CISA
3 30 (18.63%) PCI QSA
4 24 (14.91%) Security Cleared
5 23 (14.29%) Degree
6 22 (13.66%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (13.04%) CEH
8 15 (9.32%) CCSE
8 15 (9.32%) SC Cleared
8 15 (9.32%) CCSA
9 13 (8.07%) OSCP
9 13 (8.07%) OSCE
10 10 (6.21%) CCNP
11 9 (5.59%) ISACA
12 8 (4.97%) CCNA
13 6 (3.73%) CRISC
13 6 (3.73%) JNCIA
14 5 (3.11%) RHCE
14 5 (3.11%) GIAC
15 4 (2.48%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (22.36%) COBIT
3 33 (20.50%) PCI DSS
4 26 (16.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (7.45%) HIPAA
6 4 (2.48%) QA
7 3 (1.86%) JSP 440
8 2 (1.24%) COSO
9 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.62%) TickIT
9 1 (0.62%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 13 (8.07%) Nmap
2 12 (7.45%) Snort
3 10 (6.21%) Active Directory
4 9 (5.59%) ProxySG
5 3 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (8.07%) Nessus
2 9 (5.59%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.48%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (10.56%) F5
1 17 (10.56%) CheckPoint
2 15 (9.32%) Blue Coat
2 15 (9.32%) Cisco
3 12 (7.45%) Sophos
3 12 (7.45%) Imperva
4 11 (6.83%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.59%) Fujitsu
6 8 (4.97%) Juniper
7 6 (3.73%) McAfee
8 3 (1.86%) IBM
8 3 (1.86%) VMware
9 2 (1.24%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.24%) Sun
9 2 (1.24%) AlgoSec
9 2 (1.24%) Tufin
9 2 (1.24%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.62%) NetApp
10 1 (0.62%) Citrix
10 1 (0.62%) Websense
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