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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 97 135 71
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -64
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 49 8 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.03% 0.33% 2.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.07% 0.89% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 52
Average salary £56,250 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,550 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +6.25%
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
967 900 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.99% 37.31% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 568 656 565
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 1 May 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Reading

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 34 (41.46%) Information Security
2 32 (39.02%) Firewall
3 27 (32.93%) CISA
4 26 (31.71%) Telecoms
5 24 (29.27%) Finance
5 24 (29.27%) CEH
6 22 (26.83%) Linux
7 20 (24.39%) UNIX
7 20 (24.39%) CISM
7 20 (24.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 19 (23.17%) Degree
8 19 (23.17%) Vulnerability Management
8 19 (23.17%) TCP/IP
9 16 (19.51%) CCNP
9 16 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (19.51%) Network Security
9 16 (19.51%) PCI DSS
10 14 (17.07%) Project Management
10 14 (17.07%) Management Information System
11 13 (15.85%) Windows
12 12 (14.63%) Cisco
12 12 (14.63%) GIAC
12 12 (14.63%) French Language
13 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
13 11 (13.41%) Security Architecture
13 11 (13.41%) Cyber Security
13 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (13.41%) LAN
13 11 (13.41%) WAN
13 11 (13.41%) ITIL

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.54%) IIS
2 4 (4.88%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Office
2 4 (4.88%) MS Project
3 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (39.02%) Firewall
2 19 (23.17%) TCP/IP
3 16 (19.51%) Network Security
4 11 (13.41%) LAN
4 11 (13.41%) WAN
5 10 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (9.76%) DNS
6 8 (9.76%) Internet
7 7 (8.54%) VPN
8 6 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (7.32%) Wireless Security
8 6 (7.32%) Wireless
8 6 (7.32%) Broadband
8 6 (7.32%) DMZ
8 6 (7.32%) DHCP
9 4 (4.88%) BIG-IP
9 4 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (4.88%) 3G
10 2 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.44%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
General
1 26 (31.71%) Telecoms
2 24 (29.27%) Finance
3 12 (14.63%) French Language
4 9 (10.98%) German Language
4 9 (10.98%) Banking
5 8 (9.76%) Retail
5 8 (9.76%) Legal
6 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.66%) Law
7 3 (3.66%) Games
7 3 (3.66%) Marketing
8 2 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (28.05%) Consultant
2 18 (21.95%) Support Engineer
2 18 (21.95%) Security Consultant
3 16 (19.51%) Technical Support
3 16 (19.51%) Technical Support Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) Technical Engineer
4 12 (14.63%) Security Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) Security Manager
6 7 (8.54%) Architect
6 7 (8.54%) Network Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Information Security Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Security Architect
8 5 (6.10%) Information Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Network Security Architect
8 5 (6.10%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Cyber Security Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) Information Security Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.54%) CESG
3 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.32%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (4.88%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (4.88%) Smartphone
5 3 (3.66%) PKI
6 2 (2.44%) SCADA
6 2 (2.44%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.44%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.22%) RMADS
7 1 (1.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.83%) Linux
2 20 (24.39%) UNIX
3 13 (15.85%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.44%) Solaris
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.46%) Information Security
2 19 (23.17%) Vulnerability Management
3 14 (17.07%) Project Management
4 11 (13.41%) Security Architecture
4 11 (13.41%) Cyber Security
4 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.41%) ITIL
5 10 (12.20%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (12.20%) SIEM
6 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
7 8 (9.76%) Risk Management
7 8 (9.76%) Security Management
7 8 (9.76%) Information Security Management
8 7 (8.54%) Coaching
8 7 (8.54%) Resource Management
8 7 (8.54%) Data Protection
9 6 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (7.32%) Database Security
10 5 (6.10%) Change Management
10 5 (6.10%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) Perl
2 2 (2.44%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (32.93%) CISA
2 24 (29.27%) CEH
3 20 (24.39%) CISM
4 19 (23.17%) Degree
5 16 (19.51%) CCNP
5 16 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (14.63%) GIAC
7 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
8 10 (12.20%) SC Cleared
9 9 (10.98%) CRISC
10 7 (8.54%) PCI QSA
11 6 (7.32%) SSCP
12 5 (6.10%) CCSA
12 5 (6.10%) CISMP
13 4 (4.88%) MBCS
13 4 (4.88%) CITP
13 4 (4.88%) CCSE
13 4 (4.88%) Security+ Certification
13 4 (4.88%) Linux+ Certification
13 4 (4.88%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (19.51%) PCI DSS
3 6 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.66%) BS25999
4 3 (3.66%) COBIT
5 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Nmap
1 4 (4.88%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Cisco
2 7 (8.54%) Splunk
3 6 (7.32%) F5
3 6 (7.32%) IBM
4 5 (6.10%) CheckPoint
4 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.10%) Sourcefire
4 5 (6.10%) ArcSight
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle
5 4 (4.88%) Intel
5 4 (4.88%) McAfee
6 3 (3.66%) Juniper
6 3 (3.66%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (2.44%) VMware
7 2 (2.44%) HP
8 1 (1.22%) Symantec
8 1 (1.22%) Websense
8 1 (1.22%) Dell
8 1 (1.22%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.22%) LogRhythm
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car allowance and bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three Mobile
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus, on-call allowance and overtime
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Three
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus, on-call allowance and overtime
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago