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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 105 122 156
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +34
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 111 102 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.22% 1.84% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.59% 5.01% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 84 63 52
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,400 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
1684 2036 1948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.74% 36.65% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1265 1493
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
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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 +19 44 £40,000 -8.57% 7
Slough +1 15 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Newbury -5 13 £65,000 +136.36% 4
Maidenhead +7 9 £55,000 -21.42% 3
Bracknell +25 8 £52,500 - 3
Hungerford - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £60,000 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 114 (47.11%) Information Security
2 85 (35.12%) Firewall
3 72 (29.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 70 (28.93%) Linux
5 68 (28.10%) CISM
6 63 (26.03%) Windows
6 63 (26.03%) TCP/IP
7 62 (25.62%) Telecoms
7 62 (25.62%) Security Architecture
8 52 (21.49%) PCI DSS
8 52 (21.49%) CEH
9 49 (20.25%) UNIX
10 48 (19.83%) Security Cleared
11 46 (19.01%) Vulnerability Management
11 46 (19.01%) Cyber Security
11 46 (19.01%) Finance
12 45 (18.60%) SC Cleared
12 45 (18.60%) SIEM
13 41 (16.94%) CISA
13 41 (16.94%) Network Security
14 40 (16.53%) Degree
15 39 (16.12%) Cisco Certification
16 38 (15.70%) Management Information System
17 37 (15.29%) Cisco
18 31 (12.81%) SQL
19 30 (12.40%) Penetration Testing
20 29 (11.98%) CCNP
21 28 (11.57%) ITIL
22 27 (11.16%) Project Management
23 25 (10.33%) Risk Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 19 (7.85%) IIS
2 9 (3.72%) Apache
3 3 (1.24%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.41%) CMS
4 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (2.89%) MS Office
3 6 (2.48%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.65%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.24%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (35.12%) Firewall
2 63 (26.03%) TCP/IP
3 41 (16.94%) Network Security
4 23 (9.50%) Internet
5 18 (7.44%) DNS
6 17 (7.02%) LAN
6 17 (7.02%) WAN
6 17 (7.02%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (6.61%) Broadband
8 13 (5.37%) BIG-IP
8 13 (5.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 12 (4.96%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (4.55%) HTTP
11 10 (4.13%) VPN
11 10 (4.13%) 3G
11 10 (4.13%) Wireshark
12 9 (3.72%) OSPF
12 9 (3.72%) BGP
12 9 (3.72%) SMTP
13 8 (3.31%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.13%) Big Data
3 7 (2.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (2.48%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.41%) MySQL
5 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.83%) Subversion
1 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (25.62%) Telecoms
2 46 (19.01%) Finance
3 25 (10.33%) Banking
3 25 (10.33%) German Language
4 20 (8.26%) Retail
5 13 (5.37%) Legal
5 13 (5.37%) French Language
6 8 (3.31%) Marketing
7 7 (2.89%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.65%) Back Office
8 4 (1.65%) Law
9 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.83%) Military
9 2 (0.83%) Billing
10 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 74 (30.58%) Consultant
2 51 (21.07%) Security Consultant
3 37 (15.29%) Architect
4 33 (13.64%) Security Architect
5 32 (13.22%) Security Engineer
5 32 (13.22%) Technical Engineer
6 31 (12.81%) Support Engineer
7 27 (11.16%) Technical Support
7 27 (11.16%) Technical Support Engineer
8 26 (10.74%) Analyst
9 23 (9.50%) Security Analyst
10 19 (7.85%) Information Security Consultant
11 18 (7.44%) Security Manager
12 14 (5.79%) Information Architect
12 14 (5.79%) Information Security Architect
13 12 (4.96%) Tester
13 12 (4.96%) Penetration Tester
14 11 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
14 11 (4.55%) Network Engineer
15 10 (4.13%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.55%) Regular Expression
2 9 (3.72%) Web Services
3 7 (2.89%) ODBC
4 2 (0.83%) JSP
5 1 (0.41%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.70%) Management Information System
2 25 (10.33%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.20%) RMADS
4 14 (5.79%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.31%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (3.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (2.89%) Mobile Banking
6 7 (2.89%) Smartphone
6 7 (2.89%) Online Banking
7 6 (2.48%) PKI
7 6 (2.48%) CESG
8 4 (1.65%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (1.24%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.83%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.41%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 70 (28.93%) Linux
2 63 (26.03%) Windows
3 49 (20.25%) UNIX
4 13 (5.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.48%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.48%) Windows 8
5 6 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (47.11%) Information Security
2 62 (25.62%) Security Architecture
3 46 (19.01%) Vulnerability Management
3 46 (19.01%) Cyber Security
4 45 (18.60%) SIEM
5 30 (12.40%) Penetration Testing
6 28 (11.57%) ITIL
7 27 (11.16%) Project Management
8 25 (10.33%) Risk Management
9 20 (8.26%) Data Protection
10 19 (7.85%) Information Assurance
10 19 (7.85%) Network Design
11 17 (7.02%) Security Management
12 16 (6.61%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (5.79%) Analytics
14 13 (5.37%) Database Security
14 13 (5.37%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (4.96%) Incident Management
15 12 (4.96%) Resource Management
15 12 (4.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.81%) SQL
2 10 (4.13%) Perl
3 9 (3.72%) PHP
3 9 (3.72%) Python
4 8 (3.31%) Ruby
5 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.83%) C
7 1 (0.41%) Java
7 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (28.10%) CISM
2 52 (21.49%) CEH
3 48 (19.83%) Security Cleared
4 45 (18.60%) SC Cleared
5 41 (16.94%) CISA
6 40 (16.53%) Degree
7 39 (16.12%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (11.98%) CCNP
9 14 (5.79%) CCIE
9 14 (5.79%) OSCP
10 13 (5.37%) CCSE
10 13 (5.37%) CCSA
11 12 (4.96%) GCIH
11 12 (4.96%) GIAC
11 12 (4.96%) MCSE
11 12 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (4.96%) OSCE
12 9 (3.72%) GCIA
13 8 (3.31%) MCITP
14 7 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (29.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 52 (21.49%) PCI DSS
3 16 (6.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (3.31%) GPG13
5 4 (1.65%) HIPAA
6 3 (1.24%) SLA
6 3 (1.24%) BS25999
7 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.83%) COBIT
7 2 (0.83%) QA
7 2 (0.83%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.41%) FISMA
System Software
1 20 (8.26%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.07%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.41%) Snort
3 1 (0.41%) Xen
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.41%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 13 (5.37%) FortiGate
2 9 (3.72%) Nmap
3 6 (2.48%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (2.07%) Nessus
5 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.83%) Foglight
5 2 (0.83%) OPNET
6 1 (0.41%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 37 (15.29%) Cisco
2 24 (9.92%) CheckPoint
3 20 (8.26%) McAfee
3 20 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.26%) Juniper
4 17 (7.02%) F5
5 12 (4.96%) Splunk
6 10 (4.13%) ArcSight
6 10 (4.13%) Oracle
7 8 (3.31%) Cyber-Ark
8 7 (2.89%) Sourcefire
8 7 (2.89%) Blue Coat
9 5 (2.07%) LogLogic
10 4 (1.65%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.65%) IBM
11 3 (1.24%) Symantec
11 3 (1.24%) Websense
12 2 (0.83%) VMware
12 2 (0.83%) SAP
12 2 (0.83%) HP
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