The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 100 105 138
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +33
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 36 49 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.90% 1.98% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.24% 4.88% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 7
Average salary £61,250 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.52% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £37,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,200 £70,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.84%
CISSP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
687 1005 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.29% 40.52% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 531 597 656
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,705 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CISSP
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Reading region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Reading

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Reading

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 38 (55.88%) CISM
2 36 (52.94%) Information Security
3 22 (32.35%) CISA
4 19 (27.94%) Unix
5 18 (26.47%) SIEM
6 17 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (25.00%) Firewall
7 16 (23.53%) CEH
8 15 (22.06%) Network Security
8 15 (22.06%) Linux
9 14 (20.59%) Windows
10 12 (17.65%) ITIL
11 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
11 11 (16.18%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (16.18%) Presales
12 9 (13.24%) SANS
12 9 (13.24%) Cisco
13 8 (11.76%) SSL
13 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
13 8 (11.76%) Security Management
13 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (11.76%) Degree
13 8 (11.76%) IaaS
13 8 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (11.76%) Internal Audit
14 7 (10.29%) CompTIA Security+
14 7 (10.29%) ISACA
14 7 (10.29%) Vulnerability Management
14 7 (10.29%) Process Improvement

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.41%) Apache
2 3 (4.41%) IBM Domino
2 3 (4.41%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) IaaS
2 5 (7.35%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) Firewall
2 15 (22.06%) Network Security
3 8 (11.76%) SSL
4 7 (10.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (10.29%) VLAN
5 6 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.88%) DNS
6 4 (5.88%) HTTP
6 4 (5.88%) VPN
7 3 (4.41%) IPv4
7 3 (4.41%) IPv6
7 3 (4.41%) LAN
7 3 (4.41%) WAN
7 3 (4.41%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.94%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (2.94%) tcpdump
9 1 (1.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) Big Data
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
1 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.82%) French Language
2 6 (8.82%) German Language
2 6 (8.82%) Law
2 6 (8.82%) Legal
3 3 (4.41%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (4.41%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.94%) Billing
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Consultant
2 17 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 12 (17.65%) Security Manager
4 9 (13.24%) Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Security Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) Risk Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) Security Specialist
6 6 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Technical Support
6 6 (8.82%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Information Security Manager
7 5 (7.35%) IT Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) IT Manager
7 5 (7.35%) IT Security Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) IT Security Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Sales Consultant
8 4 (5.88%) Security Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
1 6 (8.82%) Smart Meter
2 5 (7.35%) Cyber Attack
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Unix
2 15 (22.06%) Linux
3 14 (20.59%) Windows
4 5 (7.35%) Windows NT
5 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.88%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.47%) Solaris
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.94%) Information Security
2 18 (26.47%) SIEM
3 17 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (17.65%) ITIL
5 11 (16.18%) Presales
5 11 (16.18%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (11.76%) Internal Audit
6 8 (11.76%) Security Management
6 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
7 7 (10.29%) Process Improvement
7 7 (10.29%) Process Management
7 7 (10.29%) SABSA
7 7 (10.29%) TOGAF
7 7 (10.29%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (8.82%) Business Process Improvement
8 6 (8.82%) Change Management
8 6 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (8.82%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) C
1 1 (1.47%) C#
1 1 (1.47%) C++
1 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (55.88%) CISM
2 22 (32.35%) CISA
3 16 (23.53%) CEH
4 9 (13.24%) SANS
5 8 (11.76%) Degree
6 7 (10.29%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (10.29%) GIAC
6 7 (10.29%) ISACA
6 7 (10.29%) Security+ Certification
7 6 (8.82%) CITP
7 6 (8.82%) GCIH
7 6 (8.82%) ISSAP
7 6 (8.82%) ISSEP
8 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (5.88%) CCNA
10 3 (4.41%) CCNP
11 2 (2.94%) CISMP
11 2 (2.94%) GCFA
11 2 (2.94%) GCIA
11 2 (2.94%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (5.88%) PCI DSS
4 3 (4.41%) COBIT
5 2 (2.94%) SLA
6 1 (1.47%) COSO
6 1 (1.47%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) Snort
3 4 (5.88%) ISA Server
3 4 (5.88%) NDS
3 4 (5.88%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 4 (5.88%) Squid
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Nmap
2 3 (4.41%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.94%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.47%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.47%) RSA Archer
4 1 (1.47%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) Cisco
3 7 (10.29%) ArcSight
4 6 (8.82%) Blue Coat
5 4 (5.88%) Forcepoint
5 4 (5.88%) Juniper
5 4 (5.88%) Novell
5 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.41%) F5
6 3 (4.41%) Fortinet
6 3 (4.41%) Intel
6 3 (4.41%) Intel Security
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle
6 3 (4.41%) Sourcefire
7 2 (2.94%) Citrix
7 2 (2.94%) NetWitness
7 2 (2.94%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.94%) Qualys
7 2 (2.94%) Splunk
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