The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 105 98 93
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 29 37 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.24% 1.64% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.98% 4.23% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 34
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
973 874 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.56% 38.69% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 633 690 669
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISSP
Berkshire

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 23 July 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Reading

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
2 16 (40.00%) Firewall
3 15 (37.50%) Internet
3 15 (37.50%) Network Security
4 13 (32.50%) F5
4 13 (32.50%) Degree
4 13 (32.50%) CheckPoint
5 12 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (27.50%) Cisco
6 11 (27.50%) C
6 11 (27.50%) CCSA
6 11 (27.50%) Information Security
6 11 (27.50%) Blue Coat
6 11 (27.50%) CCSE
7 10 (25.00%) Windows
7 10 (25.00%) CCNP
8 9 (22.50%) Broadband
8 9 (22.50%) CISA
8 9 (22.50%) BIG-IP
8 9 (22.50%) ProxySG
8 9 (22.50%) Smartphone
8 9 (22.50%) FortiGate
8 9 (22.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (20.00%) SQL
10 7 (17.50%) VBScript
10 7 (17.50%) HTML
10 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
10 7 (17.50%) ITIL
10 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (5.00%) MS Project
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
2 16 (40.00%) Firewall
3 15 (37.50%) Network Security
3 15 (37.50%) Internet
4 9 (22.50%) Broadband
4 9 (22.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (22.50%) BIG-IP
5 2 (5.00%) IPsec
5 2 (5.00%) RIP
5 2 (5.00%) VPN
5 2 (5.00%) MPLS
5 2 (5.00%) OSPF
5 2 (5.00%) BGP
6 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Security Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) IP Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Security Researcher
3 7 (17.50%) Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) Security Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) Security Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Security Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Junior
6 2 (5.00%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) JSP
3 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Smartphone
2 5 (12.50%) PKI
2 5 (12.50%) Blog
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.50%) SCADA
4 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) SecurID
6 1 (2.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Information Security
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Cyber Security
3 6 (15.00%) Project Management
4 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 5 (12.50%) SIEM
5 4 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) Business Development
6 3 (7.50%) MODAF
6 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.50%) UML
6 3 (7.50%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
6 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.50%) SABSA
6 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance
7 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.00%) eTOM
7 2 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) C
2 8 (20.00%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) VBScript
3 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Degree
2 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (27.50%) CCSA
3 11 (27.50%) CCSE
4 10 (25.00%) CCNP
5 9 (22.50%) CISA
6 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
6 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.50%) CRISC
7 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
7 3 (7.50%) CITP
7 3 (7.50%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) CISM
7 3 (7.50%) CCDP
8 2 (5.00%) CCIE
8 2 (5.00%) CCSP
8 2 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (5.00%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.50%) JNCIE
9 1 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.50%) COBIT
2 3 (7.50%) JSP 440
2 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.50%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) ProxySG
2 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) CheckPoint
1 13 (32.50%) F5
2 11 (27.50%) Blue Coat
2 11 (27.50%) Cisco
3 4 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (5.00%) Tufin
4 2 (5.00%) AlgoSec
5 1 (2.50%) Websense
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Sun
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