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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 107 105 87
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 32 30 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.36% 1.30% 2.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.26% 3.42% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 45
Average salary £47,500 £59,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.50% +8.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £73,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
982 876 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.61% 38.05% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 570 606 500
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 January 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Reading

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 28 (42.42%) Firewall
2 27 (40.91%) Information Security
3 22 (33.33%) CISM
3 22 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (31.82%) CISA
5 18 (27.27%) Network Security
6 16 (24.24%) UNIX
7 15 (22.73%) CCNP
7 15 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (21.21%) Linux
8 14 (21.21%) Telecoms
8 14 (21.21%) PCI DSS
8 14 (21.21%) CRISC
8 14 (21.21%) SIEM
9 13 (19.70%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (19.70%) TCP/IP
9 13 (19.70%) CEH
10 12 (18.18%) Banking
10 12 (18.18%) Retail
10 12 (18.18%) Windows
10 12 (18.18%) ITIL
10 12 (18.18%) PCI QSA
11 11 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (15.15%) Finance
12 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
13 9 (13.64%) PRINCE2
13 9 (13.64%) CCDP
13 9 (13.64%) CCIE
13 9 (13.64%) TOGAF

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 28 (42.42%) Firewall
2 18 (27.27%) Network Security
3 13 (19.70%) TCP/IP
4 11 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (10.61%) VPN
5 7 (10.61%) Internet
6 6 (9.09%) MPLS
6 6 (9.09%) IPv6
6 6 (9.09%) 3GPP
6 6 (9.09%) LTE
6 6 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
7 5 (7.58%) DNS
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (6.06%) WAN
8 4 (6.06%) DHCP
8 4 (6.06%) DMZ
8 4 (6.06%) Wireless Security
8 4 (6.06%) LAN
8 4 (6.06%) Wireless
General
1 14 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 12 (18.18%) Banking
2 12 (18.18%) Retail
3 10 (15.15%) Finance
4 9 (13.64%) French Language
5 8 (12.12%) Manufacturing
5 8 (12.12%) Games
6 5 (7.58%) Marketing
7 4 (6.06%) German Language
8 2 (3.03%) Publishing
8 2 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Consultant
2 22 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 14 (21.21%) Support Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 11 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Security Architect
5 9 (13.64%) Architect
6 8 (12.12%) Network Architect
6 8 (12.12%) Network Security Architect
7 6 (9.09%) Security Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Principal Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Risk Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Principal Security Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Information Security Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Cyber Security Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Information Security Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Security Manager
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Security Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.61%) CESG
3 6 (9.09%) Economics
4 3 (4.55%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) PKI
5 2 (3.03%) SCADA
5 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.03%) RMADS
5 2 (3.03%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.52%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) UNIX
2 14 (21.21%) Linux
3 12 (18.18%) Windows
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Information Security
2 14 (21.21%) SIEM
3 13 (19.70%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (18.18%) ITIL
5 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.64%) TOGAF
6 9 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 9 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (12.12%) Cyber Security
8 6 (9.09%) Resource Management
8 6 (9.09%) SWOT Analysis
8 6 (9.09%) Security Management
8 6 (9.09%) Network Design
8 6 (9.09%) Coaching
8 6 (9.09%) Network Architecture
9 5 (7.58%) Project Management
9 5 (7.58%) Project Planning
9 5 (7.58%) Information Security Management
10 4 (6.06%) Database Security
10 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) Java
1 2 (3.03%) Perl
2 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (33.33%) CISM
2 21 (31.82%) CISA
3 15 (22.73%) CCNP
3 15 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (21.21%) CRISC
5 13 (19.70%) CEH
6 12 (18.18%) PCI QSA
7 9 (13.64%) CCIE
7 9 (13.64%) CCSA
7 9 (13.64%) CCDP
8 8 (12.12%) GIAC
9 7 (10.61%) Degree
10 6 (9.09%) JNCIE
11 5 (7.58%) JNCIA
11 5 (7.58%) CCSE
12 4 (6.06%) MCSE
12 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (3.03%) Sun Certification
13 2 (3.03%) SSCP
13 2 (3.03%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (21.21%) PCI DSS
3 8 (12.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (7.58%) COBIT
5 2 (3.03%) COSO
5 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.52%) QA
6 1 (1.52%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 6 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 5 (7.58%) Juniper
2 5 (7.58%) Cisco
2 5 (7.58%) Blue Coat
2 5 (7.58%) Sourcefire
2 5 (7.58%) F5
3 3 (4.55%) Fortinet
4 2 (3.03%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) Intel
4 2 (3.03%) VMware
5 1 (1.52%) McAfee
5 1 (1.52%) Clearswift
5 1 (1.52%) MobileIron
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