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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 109 120 113
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 10 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.62% 1.42% 1.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.81% 3.67% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 22
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £45,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £92,200 £65,800 £68,850
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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
553 954 1118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.03% 38.81% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 344 695 582
Median salary £55,000 £54,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Reading

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 37 (60.66%) Information Security
2 28 (45.90%) CISM
3 21 (34.43%) Telecoms
4 18 (29.51%) Unix
5 16 (26.23%) Management Information System
6 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
7 14 (22.95%) Virtual Team Management
7 14 (22.95%) Virtual Team
7 14 (22.95%) Internal Audit
7 14 (22.95%) Linux
8 13 (21.31%) BT
8 13 (21.31%) SC Cleared
9 11 (18.03%) SIEM
9 11 (18.03%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
10 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
10 10 (16.39%) Windows
10 10 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (16.39%) Finance
10 10 (16.39%) Firewall
10 10 (16.39%) IaaS
10 10 (16.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (14.75%) Cyber Attack
11 9 (14.75%) SABSA
11 9 (14.75%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (14.75%) TOGAF
11 9 (14.75%) ISSAP
12 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
12 8 (13.11%) ITIL
12 8 (13.11%) SQL

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.20%) IIS
2 4 (6.56%) Apache
3 3 (4.92%) Drupal
4 2 (3.28%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) IaaS
2 5 (8.20%) SaaS
3 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) Firewall
2 6 (9.84%) Internet
2 6 (9.84%) Network Security
3 5 (8.20%) HTTP
3 5 (8.20%) SAN
4 4 (6.56%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (6.56%) LAN
4 4 (6.56%) SSL
4 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.56%) WAN
5 3 (4.92%) Broadband
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (4.92%) DWDM
5 3 (4.92%) IOS XR
5 3 (4.92%) LLU
5 3 (4.92%) MPLS
5 3 (4.92%) NX-OS
5 3 (4.92%) SMTP
5 3 (4.92%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Big Data
General
1 21 (34.43%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.39%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) French Language
4 3 (4.92%) German Language
4 3 (4.92%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (4.92%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.03%) Analyst
1 11 (18.03%) Security Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) Consultant
3 9 (14.75%) Security Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Security Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) Security Manager
5 6 (9.84%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Technical Support
5 6 (9.84%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Security Specialist
7 4 (6.56%) Information Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Information Security Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Information Security Risk Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Network Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Risk Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) SailPoint
2 4 (6.56%) Apache Flex
2 4 (6.56%) Web Services
3 2 (3.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Management Information System
2 14 (22.95%) Virtual Team
3 9 (14.75%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (8.20%) User Experience
5 4 (6.56%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (6.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (4.92%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.28%) PKI
8 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.64%) iPad
8 1 (1.64%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Unix
2 14 (22.95%) Linux
3 10 (16.39%) Windows
4 2 (3.28%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.28%) Windows NT
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) Information Security
2 14 (22.95%) Internal Audit
2 14 (22.95%) Virtual Team Management
3 11 (18.03%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (18.03%) SIEM
4 10 (16.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.75%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (14.75%) SABSA
5 9 (14.75%) TOGAF
6 8 (13.11%) ITIL
6 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
7 6 (9.84%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (8.20%) Identity Management
8 5 (8.20%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (6.56%) Data Protection
9 4 (6.56%) People Management
9 4 (6.56%) Presales
9 4 (6.56%) Security Architecture
9 4 (6.56%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.11%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) Java
2 5 (8.20%) PHP
3 3 (4.92%) Perl
3 3 (4.92%) Python
4 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (45.90%) CISM
2 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
3 13 (21.31%) SC Cleared
4 9 (14.75%) ISSAP
5 7 (11.48%) CEH
5 7 (11.48%) CISA
5 7 (11.48%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (8.20%) CCNP
6 5 (8.20%) SANS
7 3 (4.92%) CCIE
7 3 (4.92%) CCVP
7 3 (4.92%) Degree
7 3 (4.92%) GCIA
7 3 (4.92%) GCIH
7 3 (4.92%) JNCIE
7 3 (4.92%) JNCIP
8 2 (3.28%) CCNA
8 2 (3.28%) GIAC
8 2 (3.28%) MCSE
8 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.20%) COBIT
3 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.92%) ISO22301
4 2 (3.28%) COSO
5 1 (1.64%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.92%) Xen
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Nmap
2 3 (4.92%) Nessus
3 1 (1.64%) EnCase
3 1 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.64%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) BT
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle
4 4 (6.56%) Cisco
4 4 (6.56%) Cyber-Ark
4 4 (6.56%) VMware
5 3 (4.92%) F5
5 3 (4.92%) Juniper
5 3 (4.92%) Splunk
6 2 (3.28%) ArcSight
6 2 (3.28%) Citrix
6 2 (3.28%) Lotus
6 2 (3.28%) Novell
7 1 (1.64%) HP
7 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.64%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.64%) NetWitness
7 1 (1.64%) Qualys